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.

Sometimes small incidents, rather than glorious exploits, give us the best evidence of character. So, as portrait painters are more exact in doing the face, I must give particular attention to the marks of the souls of men.

—Plutarch

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..

Life of Catherine the Great
E. A. B. Hodgetts—1914

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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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Duke of Wellington
British 1769–1852 Duke of Wellington
General—Napoleonic war general who fought in Spain and Portugal. Defeated Napoleon at Waterloo.