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Statue of Neptune in Bristol England.
Glossary entry on Odherir.
Glossary entry on argeiphontes.
K - Glossary of European History
Then I saw it, coming in low; an old wartime bomber. Flames were gushing from one of its four engines, and only one of its undercarriage legs was down. It seemed to be heading directly for us.
Glossary entry on Pacuvius.
An introduction to the history of the African nation. This part confronts the effect of nationalistic shifts and the new constitution.
Although at first sight 'Vanishing Cultures' looks to be a standard coffee-table book; Peter Magubane's outstanding pictorial record is a valuable insight into traditional Black South African cultures.
Read all about the key events in Bill Clinton's life and time as president of the United States with this top 10 list.
Here is a portrait of James Madison, the Fourth President of the United States.
French Revolution Timeline - 1792
Was Gilles de Rais a medieval serial killer or was something more political going on?
Fellegha is an Algerian word especially related to the Algerian War of Independence.
A chronicle of events in African history on 3 February.
Orestes was the son of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon who revenged his father by murdering his mother.
Major Sharma's leadership and courage seldom equaled in Indian Armed Forces history. Major Somnath Sharma's father Major General Amarnath Sharma received the Param Vir Chakra on his
When was the mirror invented? Humans have probably used still water as a mirror for millions of years, but a sheet of glass with metal backing is a much more recent invention.
List of female heads of state / heads of government in Asia during the modern era, including women in power as presidents or prime ministers.
Learn what happened today - May 22nd - in American History.
Although some thought the election between Vice President Al Gore (Democrat) and Texas Governor George W. Bush (Republican) would be close, no one imagined that it would be that close. Find out what happened during the 2000 Presidential election.