The unsettling story of Barnum's White Elephant.
The Magna Carta's 800th birthday is this year.
Better know the Middle East
February 11th marks a quarter century since the release of Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)
A mysterious document turned out to be a book of Egyptian book of spells, according to a newly-completed translation
After 55 years, diplomatic relations have been re-established between the United States and Cuba.
As Napoléon’s career and mental conditions declined in his later years, his signature suffered greatly.
Trotsky in New York.
Winston Churchill's status is history is decided. His status as a drinker is disputed.
On November 20th, 1945, in the wake of the Second World War, the Nuremberg War Crime Trials began. ...