Classical Student Histories
for History Lovers and Homeschoolers

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Heritage History promotes Traditional, Story-based History for all ages. View our collection of 500 Classical Student Histories.

It ain't what you don't know that gets you in trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.

—Mark Twain

History Quiz Game

Test your knowledge and Learn as you play with History Quest, a Quiz Game app based on popular histories from the Heritage Library..

Our Empire Story
H. E. Marshall—1908

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Study Resources

Heritage History Study Programs include reading assignments, maps, timelines, and other Resources to help students remember details and explore new topics.

Young Readers
Study Program
Easy-to-read history stories, legends, short biographies.

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Francis Drake
British 1540–1596 Francis Drake
Americas—Greatest sea adventurer. Sailed around the world, harassed Spanish ships. Fought in Armada.