Gutenberg's press (Mainz, 15th century)
Life magazine picked Gutenberg's invention of mechanical movable type printing as the most important event of the second millennium.
The Aztec Empire was a despotic, militaristic state.
A sailing vessel with characteristic lugsails used for both military and trade purposes.
The best-known piece of the Hungarian Crown Jewels is the Holy Crown.
Medieval knights were vassals of feudal lords and fought on horseback in battles.
One of the main units of Matthias Corvinus´ Black Army was the cavalry.
One of the most important parts of a medieval castle was the Knights´ hall.
The magnificent palace was commissioned by Charles I of Hungary, it got its final shape...
Now a museum, it used to be one of the most famous places of worship in the world, first for...