Tag «Empire»

History of France Documentary

History of France Documentary

The Northwestern country of the continent of Europe is République Française. It is one of the historically and culturally signification nations of the world all until now as France. République Française played quite a key role in the international affairs since centuries now. République Française, had colonies all over the globe just like how the …

The Animated History of Germany | Part 1

The Animated History of Germany | Part 1

Germany is located right in the center of Europe between its two largest neighbors France and Poland Strap yourselves in for a complicated one when the romans arrived in Germany, they found a land inhabited By melting pots of celtic and germanic peoples the diversity of the region didn’t interest the Romans who called the …

Inca Empire overview | World History | Khan Academy

Inca Empire overview | World History | Khan Academy

– [Narrator] What we’re going to do in this video is think about the significant empires that formed shortly before the European colonization of the Americas. In particular, we’re going to focus on the Inca Empire. In other videos, we have talked about the Aztecs. But what’s interesting is this period of time in the …

The History of North Korea

The History of North Korea

We’re constantly hearing threats from Kim Jong-Un’s North Korean government, but what’s behind all of that? Let’s find out. This is the modern history of North Korea. The Korean empire ruled the entire Korean peninsula until 1910, that’s when the more powerful Japanese army took control through a treaty. When Japan was defeated to end …

English and Empire – The History of English (6/10)

English and Empire – The History of English (6/10)

The History of English in ten minutes. Chapter Six: English and Empire, or the sun never sets on the English language. With English making its name as the language of science, the Bible and Shakespeare, Britain decided to take it on tour, asking only for land, wealth, natural resources, total obedience to the crown and …

The Real Reason Cleopatra Killed Herself

The Real Reason Cleopatra Killed Herself

In the annals of world history the story of Cleopatra VII stands among the most fascinating tales ever told. Admired for her divine beauty and her unconquerable intelligence, as well as famous for her relationships with the Roman generals Mark Antony and Julius Caesar, the name Cleopatra is forever written into the fabric of the …

India: Crash Course History of Science #4

India: Crash Course History of Science #4

You might have recognized the names of some of the Greek natural philosophers. They were individuals with quirky theories, and we have records about them. But they weren’t the only people making knowledge back in the day. India had major urban centers, centralized administrative states, and complicated metaphysical traditions long before the Greeks had anything …

Top 10 Conquerors In History

Top 10 Conquerors In History

These are the greatest conquerors in human history ranked solely by the amount of land they brought under their control while in power. Hernán Cortés is a big reason why Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the world. Starting with just a few hundred armored soldiers, about 15 horses, and – most importantly, guns …

The Animated History of Spain

The Animated History of Spain

Ahh, Spain, A land marred by the scars of its past A land almost synonymous with empire, having been under the yoke of so many foreign rulers that even they began to lose count. A land who very empire would stand the test of time, and dramatically changed the course of Mesoamerican history, and yet …