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The Armenian Genocide I THE GREAT WAR – Week 37

The Armenian Genocide I THE GREAT WAR – Week 37

How much worse could the war get? In just eight months we’d seen the frightening destructive power of new artillery and modern machine guns, we’d seen the war in the skies and beneath the seas develop, we’d seen gas and flamethrowers make their appearance, we’d seen epidemic disease, and millions of refugees on the move. …

What The Crown Gets Wrong About History

What The Crown Gets Wrong About History

Netflix’s The Crown will last for six seasons, spanning the entire public life of Queen Elizabeth II. The Crown’s crew takes pains to make it as accurate as possible, but there are some things they just make up. Here’s what The Crown gets wrong about history. The Crown deftly and cleverly explores both the professional …

What was the first tank in history? | Military History

What was the first tank in history? | Military History

The First Tank At the end of nineteen-fourteen, the Western front of the First World War had come to a standstill and trench warfare became the norm. Though all powers were hastily searching for technological advantages over their enemy, in the United Kingdom the idea of landships was explored to break through the stagnant trench …

Top 10 Most Powerful Orators in History

Top 10 Most Powerful Orators in History

They captured public’s attention with the power of their words. – Wording is sloppy here Welcome to watchmojo.com, and today we’re counting down our pics from the top 10 most powerful speakers in history – Little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girls as …