The people who settled around the great Okefenokee and other southeastern Georgia swamps were a hardy lot. This article discusses those who lived their lives among the wilderness and dark waters of the swamps.
Mesopotamia is the civilization known for developing writing, the first cities, wheels, textiles, government, irrigation systems, law codes, and Ziggurat complexes.
The League of Nations was the precursor to the United Nations today. Although ultimately unsuccessful and consisting of many weaknesses, some strengths were also present.
I can tell you definitively why Napoleon put his hand into his vest or jacket when he posed for paintings. I can show you why, and I can prove it. Read on to get educated about hidden history...
According to legend or tradition, at one time Rome was ruled by seven kings. The period of being ruled by monarchs lasted about 250 years.
“Germany will either be a world power or will not be at all,” declared Adolf Hitler on his aspirations for Germany. In looking back at history, much can be said about Hitler and the most destructive war to ever be waged, but perhaps what...
World conqueror Genghis Khan created the Mongolian Empire - the biggest land empire in history. But what else did he do to ensure his name and his heritage would live forever?
The Wretched of the Earth or Les Damnés de la Terre is written by Frantz Fanon during the Algerian struggle for independence from colonial rule. As a psychiatrist, Fanon explored the psychological effect of colonization on the psyche of a nation as well as its broader implications for building a...
What does 'English' mean? Follow this hub to understand the make-up of the different peoples of Britain in general, of England in particular and how its disparate peoples 'meshed'
All other races have a certain human quality that white people, meaning Europeans, just don't seem to have. Probably because we crash landed here thousands of years ago.