The Ottoman fleet suffered a catastrophic defeat by the fleet of the Holy League.
Legendary geographical discoveries at the beginning of the Modern Age had not only redrawn maps,...
The British Royal Fleet led by Admiral Lord Nelson defeated the combined Franco-Spanish fleet in...
Before the American Civil war the use of slaves on plantations was typical in the Southern states.
The Ottoman army included janissaries (paid warriors) and sipahis (vassal knights).
The French Montgolfier brothers were the first pioneers of flying.
The leader of the Ottoman Empire was the Sultan, the lord of life and death.
Darwin's legendary voyage aboard HMS Beagle played a crucial role in the development of the...