Showing posts from 2017

Kerma - pride of Nubia

Why is the Charge of the Light Brigade still rememebered today?

Who is Prester John?

How the Maxim Gun changed the face of warfare

Francis Fukuyama - 'Political Order and Political Decay' - Review

Clontraf - Ireland's Illiad

Rape of Koningsberg

On this day in 1917 Brazil declared war on Germany

Griot - the precursor of hip-hop

Mazdak: The original Bolshevik

Guernica: birthplace of a new form of modern warfare

Ascension Island's ascension

'A Little History of Religion' - Robert Holloway - Review

Does Lawrence of Arabia deserve his reputation?