The efforts of previous Bourbon kings to strengthen the French monarchy paved the way for the most powerful ruler in French history – Louis XIV.
Jamestown, founded in 1607, was the first permanent English settlement on the east coast...
Why was the slave trade the most profitable undertaking of the 18th century?
The fortress of Oradea in Transylvania is a good example of medieval fortress architecture.
Before the American Civil war the use of slaves on plantations was typical in the...
One of the oldest schools in Hungary, where several renowned Hungarians studied.
Hungarian engineer János Csonka built his first automobiles for the Hungarian Postal Service.
The construction of the arch of triumph was completed only after Napoleon´s fall, in 1836.
Legendary geographical discoveries at the beginning of the Modern Age had not only...