Saturday, July 12, 2008

80 Essential History Blogs

Cliopatria's History Blogroll is the central repository for history blogs of all kinds. It has now grown to over 1000 blogs, and whatever your topic, you are likely to find someone blogging about it there.

If you're wondering where to get started, today Ralph Luker posts a list of just eighty. "There is a group of history blogs that seem to me to be central to history blogging," he writes.

I don't presume to say that they are The Top 100 Liberal Arts Professor Blogs. Nor do I even suggest that they are better than other history blogs that are not on the list. I do mean to say that, without them, history education on the internet would be seriously impoverished. Below the fold are 80 history blogs that I recommend. You'll recognize some of them. Others, you may not yet have discovered:

Thanks to Ralph, and happy reading, everyone!