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.
The Civil War (1861-185) sometimes called, the war between the states, war between brothers, or war between the North and the South, was the most significant war ever fought on American soil.
When we are dying, we sometimes review our lives. With Queen Victoria, it was a life full of incident. Read this truly personal account of the life of an amazing queen.
Prince Albert was the oldest son of Queen Victoria. He had a taste for women and had a number of liasons during his long life
A fascinating and poignant tale of the worlds ugliest woman.
Napoleon Bonaparte is slowly tightening the noose on the European continent. Now, he turns his attentions to the Iberian Peninsula.
What did religion mean to Victorian American and British people? If you believe what newspapers published, often story’s known as fillers (just to fill space), then a light-hearted and humorous view.
Victorian cleaning methods easily made in the home out of plants and other non chemical methods
Native Americans made significant contributions during the American Civil War. There is one famous painting with a native American in the company of Robert E. Lee and Ulysses Grant during the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse .
A book by UK author Graham Scalter tells the hidden accounts of the aftermath of the War of 1812 -- 10,000 Americans of every walk of life were tortured. No less tortured were their captors...