Elevenism

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11 sites about history

When I was about six, I started to develop an interest in history. At that time (around 2008), historical writing was changing form.

After the limited exploration of topics and one-sided perspectives that plagued 20th-century literature, the power to write and publish was starting to become available to anyone interested enough to contribute, in the form of blogs. Diverse portfolios of work sprouted on various subjects, and that generation of internet users had the unique experience of gleaning new information as online natives, primarily by crawling through Google searches.

Although the prevalence of blogs faded, that wealth of information hasn’t disappeared. Here are 11 sites for history enthusiasts looking to go back in time:

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