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. ...
A brief history of Kurds and Middle Eastern politics.
Humor in East and West Berlin before the wall came down.
A 1955 obituary of Turing from the Royal Society is fascinating for what it leaves out of the first draft of history.
What if Columbus had never made it to America?
In 2014, a Canadian team announced they had found the shipwrecks of John Franklin's lost 1845 expedition.
From the Christian mob’s destruction of Sarapeum in Alexandria in 391 CE to the Taliban’s 2001 dynamiting of ...