History of Lithuania __ "Lithuania for the first
time in writing sources was mentioned in 1009. Later Lithuanians conquered
neighboring lands, finally establishing Kingdom of Lithuania in the 13th
century..." An encyclopedic article along with links to additional
resources. - illustrated - From wikipedia -
Lithuania : History __ "Some scholars believe that
Lithuanians inhabited the Baltic area as early as 2500 BC; others believe
they migrated to the Baltic area about the beginning of the 1st century AD."
A concise look at the history of Lituhania. - From 2.omnitel.net -
Lithuania History __ "Present-day Lithuanians, along with
Latvians and ancient Prussians, are descendants of the Balts, an
Indo-European ethnic group that settled on the Baltic coast 4000 years ago."
A general look at Lithuania history. - From iexplore.com -
Lithuania History __ "In the mid-13th century
Mindaugas, leader of the Aukstaitiai, unified the Lithuanian tribes for a
short time under the Catholic mantle. Pagan princes fought back, then were
subjugated by another Christian, Vytenis, who became grand duke in 1290."
You will find a colorful history. - From lonelyplanet.com -
Medieval Lithuania __ " This site is devoted to the history of
Lithuania in the Middle Ages. Central and Eastern Europe's medieval history
cannot be fully understood without some familiarity with Lithuania's
medieval history. Medieval Lithuania included also the territory of modern
Belarus and the greater part of Ukraine and had strongly influenced the
historical fate of Poland and the other countries in the region."
Jam-packed with information. - illustrated - From viduramziu.istorija.net -