World History Episode Index & Matching World’s Story Volume*

* The suggested World’s Story volume shows the time period in which the episode is placed. The story may or may not be covered in that volume.

Jack’s Story

The Salvation story of one of the most famous Christian Apologists in history. [early 1900s]

The World’s Story 3

The King’s Weird Dream

The story of the Babylonian king, Nebuchadnezzar’s, dream predicting the rise and fall of word powers. [Ancient Babylon]

The World’s Story 1

The Boy in the Whole

The story of a boy named Joseph. [Ancient days]

The World’s Story 1

John’s Amazing Conversion

The story of the man who went from slave trader to Abolitionist hero. [early 1800s]

The World’s Story 3

The Song on the Airwaves

The story of one of the most beautiful Christmas hymns in history. [early 1900s]

The World’s Story 3

A Visit to Abandoned Places of the World – part 1

A visit to Beelitz Heilstätten, Germany [mid to late 1900s]

A Visit to Abandoned Places of the World – part 2

A hair-raising visit to Pripyat near Chernobyl. [1980s-present]

The World’s Story 3

A Visit to Abandoned Places of the World – part 3

A visit to an abandoned industrial village deep in the South American jungle. [early to mid 1900s]

The World’s Story 3 & America’s Story 3

Ancient Mysterious People

This episode can be used for either World History or American History studies. [Ancients]

America’s Story 1 & The World’s Story 1

More Mysterious Ancient People

Another journey back in time to ancient civilizations. [Ancients]

The Worlds Story 1

A Visit to Abandoned Places Part 4

A journey to the abandoned prison island from the days of the British Raj. [1700s-present]

The World’s Story 3

A Visit to Abandoned Places Part 5

A visit to the tiny abandoned Island that once was the home to over 6,000 people, but now is used as a creepy backdrop in movies. [mid 1900s-present]

The World’s Story 3

The American Revolution from the World History Point of View

The American struggle for Independence from the big-picture, world history view. What else was happening on the world stage? [1700s]

The World’s Story 3

CRASH! There Goes the Roman Empire!

So what happened when the mightiest empire fell? [early Middle Ages]

The World’s Story 1

Richard the Lionheart and His Little Brother

The story of two of the most famous monarchs from the Middle Ages. [Middle Ages]

The World’s Story 2

The Mysterious East – Middle Ages

A journey through Asian Medieval History [Middle Ages]

The World’s Story 2

Fascinating Places from World War 2

A fascinating look at what life was like for Londoners during the Blitz, and where they took shelter from the bombs. [1940s]

The World’s Story 3

Fascinating Places from World War 2, part 2

Another intriguing journey into London’s tangle with Hitler’s Luftawaffe. [1940s]

The World’s Story 3.

Napoleon Came Marching In

The first part of the story of Napoleon Bonaparte. [late 1700s]

The World’s Story 3

Napoleon Goes Marching Out

The Second Part of the Story of Napoleon Bonaparte. [early 1800s]

The World’s Story 3

The Wild Boar in the Vineyard

The story of Martin Luther. Important note: During the Middle Ages, the Church grew in its influence. During the darkness of that time, there were many monks, nuns, and missionaries who were a light in the darkness, spreading the love of God in tangible ways. However, as is the case with all humans, power has a corrupting influence, and unfortunately, there were those Church leaders who allowed themselves to be drawn into that place. It is important to remember that regardless of its faults, the Church of the Middle Ages was a force for good and its influence helped shape entire cultures and civilizations throughout the world.  [Reformation/Counter Reformation]

The World’s Story 2

The Door that Led to Two Paths

The Enlightenment does not have to be too difficult for children to understand. Grab a piece of paper and pencil! [1500s-1800s]

The World’s Story 3

The Heroes who Fought to Save the Art

The men who saved the art from the Nazi Regime. [1940s]

The World’s Story 3 & America’s Story 3

Egyptian Pharaohs & their Piles of Rocks

An intriguing journey into Ancient Egyptian history. [Ancient]

The World’s Story 1

The Story of the 23rd

This episode may be used for American History and world History studies. The little-known story of the Ghost Army of WW2. [1940s]

America’s Story 3 & The World’s Story 3

Treasures in the Desert

A tour through some fascinating abandoned desert treasures in the Middle East. [Ancients]

The World’s Story 1

Roman Gladiators and Soldiers

A story of a day in the life of these ancient warriors. [Ancients]

The World’s Story 1

The War in the Pacific

This episode may be used for American history or world history studies. [1940s]

America’s Story 3 & The World’s Story 3

Pride Really Does Come Before a Fall

The story of one of the most vain and delusional dictators. [late 1900s]

The World’s Story 3

Yo-yo, What’s Up?

A fun, fast-paced journey through history…following the yo-yo! [All]

All of the World’s Story volumes.

War in the Jungle

The story of the Vietnam War [1960s and 70s]

America’s Story 3 & The World’s Story 3

Flying through the Air with the Greatest of Ease

A fascinating story of dirigibles. [Early 1900s-1940]

The World’s Story 3

One Cold Night in April

The Story of the Titanic disaster. [1912]

May be used for both America’s Story 3 & The World’s Story 3