Colonisation and decolonisation
The colonising powers´ colours were wiped off the map by the nations fighting to regain their independence.
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Several European countries joined the conquest of the New World, making America a colourful continent.
Spanish conquerors owed their success to their armour and firearms.
Learning about the geographic location, capitals and flags of the world´s countries through exercises in three levels of difficulty.
The animation shows the forms of government and official languages of the world´s countries.
Legendary geographical discoveries at the beginning of the Modern Age had not only redrawn maps, but also had a truly diverse impact.
German sordiers in the First World War were well trained and used modern weapons.
This animation presents some interesting facts in social geography.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
Christopher Columbus' three-masted carrack, the Santa Maria was the flagship of his first, landmark voyage.
This animation demonstrates the states and largest cities of the USA.
The world famous monument in England still poses mysteries for archaeologist.
The Channel Tunnel is a 50.5 km long railway tunnel between the United Kingdom and France, beneath the English Channel.
Learning about the geographic location, capitals and flags of African countries through exercises in three levels of difficulty.
The migration of large human populations began in Ancient times.
The statue was donated by the French to the USA for the centenary of gaining independence.
The scene depicts the extremities of the Victorian era, presenting the throne room and a workhouse.