Just who was Fair Rosamund? Why is she the subject of so many poems, books and paintings? Mistress of Henry Ⅱ of England from 1163 this enigmatic and beautiful woman has mystified scholars and romantics for almost a...
Just as with other Germanic people, magic was an important element in Anglo-Saxon life, with broader connections to the paradigm of Germanic mythology.
Rationing in Stoneybatter Ireland during World War Two. Memories in Dublin of The Emergency.
While the rise of Statism under Stalin may not have directly related to the horrific regime that followed, it certainly contributed to the consolidation and implementation of his absolute power.
Are some people innately superior to others? Many certainly thought so in times past. Bigoted assumptions and ethnic stereotypes - examples of attribution error - tend to fade with knowledge. See how.
President John F Kennedy at Arbour Hill Memorial Park in Stoneybatter Dublin Ireland in 1963. Easter Rising
Women and Children were convicts who were transported to Australia on the John Calvin ship in 1848
Bridget Ennis and Bridget Butterly were the last women hanged in Kilmainham Jail in 1821 in Dublin Ireland
Stonehenge is the world's most famous neolithic stone circle, but there are many more! This article introduces you to five circles and henges in Ireland and Britain you might not have heard of.
Through my limited knowledge, I have compiled a list of the top ten worst ever rulers of our green and pleasant land. It's been done before, but I believe that this really is the definitive list!