War and Civilization: Crash Course World History 205

War and Civilization: Crash Course World History 205

Hi I’m John Green; this is Crash Course World History, and today, we’re going to talk — for the absolute last time, I promise — about war. Well, it’s not the last time we’re going to talk about war because we’re gonna talk about the 20th century later, pretty much defined by war, but it’s […]

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Rethinking Civilization – Crash Course World History 201

Rethinking Civilization – Crash Course World History 201

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about civilization. Oh, Mr. Green, Mr. Green I have that video game. I like to play as the Assyrians! Yeah, Me From The Past. It was a video game. In fact, it still is a video game; they’ve continued […]

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The End of Civilization (In the Bronze Age): Crash Course World History 211

The End of Civilization (In the Bronze Age): Crash Course World History 211

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about the end of civilization. Mr Green, Mr Green! Everybody knows civilization is going to end with Y2K. We can’t survive the year 2000. Now, Me From the Past, turns out we get through that one all right. And […]

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Capitalism and Socialism: Crash Course World History #33

Capitalism and Socialism: Crash Course World History #33

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about capitalism. Yeah, Mr. Green, capitalism just turns men into wolves. Your purportedly free markets only makes slave of us all.. Oh god Stan, it’s me from college. Me from the past has become me from college. This is […]

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Coal, Steam, and The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course World History #32

Hi, I’m John Green; this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to discuss the series of events that made it possible for you to watch Crash Course. And also made this studio possible. And made the warehouse containing the studio possible. A warehouse, by the way, that houses stuff for warehouses. That’s […]

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Globalization I – The Upside: Crash Course World History #41

Globalization I – The Upside: Crash Course World History #41

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History and today is the penultimate episode of Crash Course. We’re gonna talk about globalization. This was going to be the last episode, but I just can’t quit you, World Historians. So, today we’re going to talk about globalization, and in doing so, we’re going to […]

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Asian Responses to Imperialism: Crash Course World History #213

Asian Responses to Imperialism: Crash Course World History #213

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to return to our old friend, the rise of the west. Ugh, Mr Green, we know. The west rose, we’ve talked about this a million times. Yeah, me from the past, I’m sympathetic to your position, but the thing is, this […]

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Scientific Revolution: Crash Course European History #12

Scientific Revolution: Crash Course European History #12

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. Okay so look: It has been bleak so far. We’ve had the Black Death, the 116 Years’ War, a series of religious wars that culminated with a 30 Years War that killed 20% of Central Europe. We’ve had the little ice age and witch […]

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Communists, Nationalists, and China’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History #37

Communists, Nationalists, and China’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History #37

Hi I’m John Green, and this is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to return — sadly for the last time on Crash Course — to China. By the way, Stan brought cupcakes. That’s good. I wish I could draw some parallel between this and China, but I got nothing. It’s just delicious. […]

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