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 League of Nations was the precursor to the United Nations today. Although ultimately unsuccessful and consisting of many weaknesses, some strengths were also present.
“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...
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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.
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 exemplary craftsmanship of the Roman designers ensured Roman dominance on the sea. Roman warships engulfed fleets from other nations as the Empire surged forward in its' conquest of the world.
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.
Some of the most famous people in history were mass murderers. Read here about three celebrated men, and their genocidal acts, that have been airbrushed from the history books.