On 28 June 1914, the Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie were killed in Sarajevo. His death triggered the First World War and changed the world forever.
This page is a summary of tricks I've learned through the years to make wearing Colonial clothing easier and more practical.
A brief description of Nazi influence and activities in Latin America during WW2, centered on Brazil, Argentina and Chile. The development of strong spy rings and the strategic importance of the maritime routes, that...
Little-known bisexual swordswoman and popular opera singer prominent around the 17th century whom wreaked havoc in France.
Byron Hot Springs was a playground and spa for the ultra-wealthy of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. People came from all over the country, and especially from Hollywood to "take the waters" and indulge...
An article looking into the living conditions of the urban poor in the 1800s. The 1800s was a time of enormous change. The industrial revolution changed Britain's urban landscape forever.
Victoria and Albert were married for 21 years- not a particularly long marriage but their nine children and 36 grand children had a great effect on the shaping of the world in the early twentieth century
An complete guide to British, American and German World War 2 Campaign Medals Ribbons and Clasps.
A fascinating and poignant tale of the worlds ugliest woman.
Daylight savings time has a long history.Does it really result in saving or is it just an annoyance?