Agarwood has long been prized for its olfactory splendor. Its essential oil is even known as liquid gold today.
The little-known story of how the vicious American hate group spawned a counterpart in 1920s Germany.
The most radical faction of the French Revolution was hated by everyone in the United States from reactionaries to abolitionists.
National origin stories can be the stuff of fancy. Francoist Spain also showed how quickly those stories could be rewritten.
Communist Party officials saw potential in the new technology in the 1950s. So did ordinary people, but not always in the same way.
Using the definition that European theorists invented in the nineteenth century may not work for every society, like the Khasi.
Erasing student loans is a hot topic of conversation now. In the 1990s, debt forgiveness was an international movement.
The current arrangement of nation-states in North America has made the role of the French in colonial history seem less important.
The early modern Protestant sect has been seen as a predecessor to radical political views. But is that how they saw themselves?
According to archaeologists, it looks like worshipers of the croc deity Sobek bred the Nile's most famous reptile for mummification.