Cædmon's Hymn (in Old English) - YouTube The oldest poem in English: Cædmon's Hymn (c. 670 AD) transcribed in West Saxon dialect in Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People. With Modern English subtitles.
World Book Surf the Ages iPad app: a look at the past 5,500 years, from the Leif Erikson fan page to the Black Plague information site. Each era from 3500 B.C. to the 20th century, has its own homepage with links to other imaginary Web sites from that period.