Greek women were far more than back-ground characters in history. They were the backbone of Greek society.
There is a rich history of historic and renowned female heroes in Chinese history. The female figures in Chinese history has encourage parallel behavior from Chinese women in modern times.
Charlemagne was an admirable leader, and later known to all as Charles the Great. Under his rule, the church and European culture moved in a new direction.
The Red River War heralded a new chapter in Texas history and led to the end of an entire way of life for the tribes of the Southern Plains.
Plagued by difficult terrain, harsh weather, and unique tactical strategies by the Russians, Operation Barbarossa failed.
A witch hunt is currently defined as a campaign against a person or group holding unorthodox or unpopular views. Yet, what was the definition of a witch hunt during the Renaissance?
It has been 107 years since the opening shots of WWI were fired on June 28, 1914. Most historians will tell you that the ripple effects of this war are still impacting our world today. But why did it begin in the first place? What set the world to war?
Running a home is a full time job. Many have taken a home economics class and learned to sew or cook, but where did these classes begin and why? Are they still important today? Let's take a trip down memory lane and find out.
Sometimes history is ugly. This is the case with the formation of America. We've all read the heroic stories of brave immigrants and a little about the atrocities of slavery. This article examines the cost of European settlement.
What does the Sound of Music and the Austria-Hungary WWI navy have in common?
Chariot racing was one of the most popular ancient sports. Dangerous to both drivers and horses, often suffering serious injury or even death, these dangers only added to the excitement and interest for spectators.
At the end of the Nineteenth Century, British women flocked to India. Their shared experiences are a beautiful reminder that it is not the destination that matters, but the journey.
Who was to blame for the outbreak of WWII?
In the 1800's Ada Lovelace became the Mother of Computer Science. I wish to support and uplift all women and girls by presenting articles on the historical contributions of women.
Mary Jackson, Engineer and Pioneer
Rear Admiral Grace Hopper: Mathematician, Computer Programmer, Trail Blazer
Dorothy Vaughan broke down barriers and brought us to the stars.
Hedy Lamarr was known as the most beautiful woman in the world, she has gone down in history as one of the most brilliant!
How did British Imperial rule play out in India?
Two cultures that shaped the world.
Joan of Arc has been branded a hero, but was she really?
Did Adolf Hitler really commit suicide in the Führerbunker during the last days of WWII?
This article will take a look at the Atomic Age in America, including how it started and how it shaped the country's culture.
"The deadliest weapon in the world is a United States Marine and his rifle" (General John Pershing).
Together, the Seminole and Black Seminole fought for the right to remain on their lands in Florida. Through three hard-fought battles combined, cunning fighting techniques, and adaptation, the Seminole won tribal independence in Florida, when other tribes were forced onto reservations in the West.
Stonehenge has fascinated people for ages, but what was its original purpose? When was it built and by whom?
Save us, O God, from the violence of the Northmen