History is rife with conflict, and in war history changes in an instant. This is the story of what could have happened in the Battle of Hastings and how it would have affected England.
Do you think people were uneducated in the Middle Ages? Would you like to learn what medieval education was really like?
Seeing early Vikings could be as frightening as seeing the later ones. Warrior styles changed greatly down the years, outside influences important in the way they dressed for battle and leisure
It is commonly believed that Harold Godwinson, last Saxon King of England, died at the battle of Hastings with an arrow in his eye. Is this a true account? This article seeks to explore an alternative.
Once again Edward, thought he had won. But the Welsh would rise again, and wage war once more...
The loss of William Wallace in 1305, had been a bitter blow for Scotland, but with the fall of one hero, came the rise of another...
The Medieval Ages lasted over a span of 700 years. It was a rather dark time, even though the Catholic Church was the dominant power during this time. And during this dark time, torture was a prevalent means of justice and investigation.
Traditionally, many genetic traits that are inherited can be easily recognized. The Tudor line is noted for the red hair. The Plantagenets are noted for an eye condition known as "drooping eyelid."
The Elizabethan mystery of the death of Amy Robsart remains unsolved . Was she murdered to further her husband Robert Dudley's ambitions to marry Queen Elizabeth I or did she commit suicide?
In 1277 Edward I of England embarked on the first of several campaigns to try and conquer the Celtic nation of Wales. The Welsh were dismissed as a threat, but such arrogance was misguided...