During the 18th Century, political thinkers exposed the injustices within society. This prompted many changes towards the idea of enlightenment. Are we enlightened today? Or just as blind as the past?
Napoleon Bonaparte and his French army have invaded Egypt, conquered Alexandria, and marched across the desert towards Cairo. Now, within sight of the Pyramids he will do battle with the Mamluks for control of Egypt.
This page is a summary of tricks I've learned through the years to make wearing Colonial clothing easier and more practical.
Were the English colonists right to fight a "war of Independence"? In addressing this question, it's important to distinguish between the leaders of the colonies and the ordinary citizens.
If you want to know the heart and soul of George Washington, read this superb historical fiction that uses many facts for strength. This books stands strongly against the Washington books written or ghostwritten by TV pundits today, many filled with name-calling and political venom.
A photo essay of the historic Felt Mansion, from its launch by the visionary, Dorr Felt, to its deterioration and haunting, to its rescue led by persistent history lover, Patty Hoezee Meyer!
Napoleon's campaign in Italy is going swimmingly, having knocked Piedmont out of the war, but he has one last foe to vanquish, the Austrians.
The name Benedict Arnold in American lore is synonymous with being a traitor to the United States. And with good reason. Benedict Arnold for his own personal reasons and benefit committed crimes against the American Cause in the Revolutionary War...
American elementary school students learn each of the fifty State Capitals within the United States. Many are shocked to learn that Albany is the State Capital of New York. Many more are shocked to learn that Sacramento is the State Capital of...
A third generation Irish-American, Thomas Lynch and his father, Thomas Sr. were the only father & son to serve together in the Second Continental Congress. Ill health forced Thomas Jr. to leave the Army. He was then sent to Congress where he signed the Declaration of Independence following which...