Polynesians travelled huge distances with their specially designed boats.
The device designed to carry out executions more humanely than before was named after a French...
The American Civil War was fought between the Confederacy and the Union.
Prior to the 17th century astronomers were unable to account for the phenomenon of shooting stars.
The fortress of Oradea in Transylvania is a good example of medieval fortress architecture.
Spanish conquerors owed their success to their armour and firearms.
The term ´kuruc´ denoted armed anti-Hapsburg rebels (coming from various social classes) in...
István Bocskay created a successful army from former armed cattle herders in the 16th century.