The trial of George Burroughs in Salem during 1692 was unique in that Burroughs was the only minister accused, tried and convicted of witchcraft in the Salem witch trials. Though speculation exists as to Burroughs'...
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.
1942 was another very difficult year for Parisians, and more misery was to descend on people of different faiths, and different origins.
The loss of life was so great in the First World War that many grieving relatives had sittings with mediums to contact their dead loved ones. Why did spiritualism flourish during the Great War?
CJ Stone discovers a forgotten hero of the First World War.
1943 is not the best time to live in Paris. Lack of food, heating fuel, and other indispensable commodities make life very difficult for Parisians. Things will even get worse !
There are many things about Hitler you probably believe which aren't true. This is because your teachers were stupid and taught you misconceptions. Read on and find out whats fact and whats not.
The impact the numerous religious upheavals had on the arts and sciences during the sixteenth and seventeenth century was great. I could go on for pages and pages, but I will keep it brief and try to go over only the...
Though there are innumerable noteworthy people of the 19th century, there are a few that many folks may not be aware of, so I'm giving you a list of ten.
Verdun epitomises the attritional struggle that became the characteristic of World War I on the Western Front. Intended to destroy the French reserves, the battle drew in massive numbers of German troops as well, and...