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Jankau 1645 – Thirty Years’ War DOCUMENTARY

Jankau 1645 – Thirty Years’ War DOCUMENTARY

The epic battle of Freiburg in 1644 showed that the Holy Roman Empire still had enough strength to defend against the Franco-Swedish alliance, but the empire was getting low on resources, their allies were leaving their cause, and their enemies were on all sides. A new Swedish offensive in 1645 proved able to push the …

Is Mulan historical?

Is Mulan historical?

Prominent historical and mythical figures often serve as a potent symbol for whole nations. For the people of the British Isles, for example, tales such as those of King Arthur and the Round Table are almost universally known as a part of that nation’s soul. Many of these stories become so widespread and retold that …