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The Revolution of 1848 in Germany

The Revolution of 1848 in Germany

As happened in France, Austria and Italy, Germany was also affected. It is important to clarify that when we speak of "Germany", we refer to the territory that formed the Germanic Confederation and that Prussia would end up annexing in its entirety in 1871. It was a failed revolution, like those previously mentioned, but it had a great nationalist who He promoted it and made thousands of people take to the streets to defend, German flag in hand, the unity of a country fragmented by Austrian interest.

Boeing B-29 painted onto airfield at Hong Kong

Boeing B-29 painted onto airfield at Hong Kong

Boeing B-29 painted onto airfield at Hong Kong In the centre of this picture we see a Boeing B-29 Superfortress painted onto the edges of an airfield near Hong Kong by the Japanese as a decoy.

171,000-Year-Old Fire Forged Tool Discovered Beneath a Giant Elephant

171,000-Year-Old Fire Forged Tool Discovered Beneath a Giant Elephant

171,000 years ago, in Tuscany, a set of ancient tools were crafted and forged with fire. Archaeologists in Florence, Italy, made an incredible discovery during construction work at Poggetti Vecchi. A paper published by Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)

How Did William the Conqueror Become King of England?

How Did William the Conqueror Become King of England?

Immortalised in the Bayeux tapestry, 14 October 1066 is a date that decided the course of English history. Norman invader William the Conqueror defeated his Saxon opponent King Harold II at Hastings.This ushered in a new age for England, with many noble lines now mixing French and English blood. This blurred identity shaped the tumultuous relationship between England and France for the coming centuries.

Board Game from Sam'al

Board Game from Sam'al

This board game is made of serpentine. 9th to 7th century BCE. From Sam'al/Zincirli, modern-day Southern Turkey. (Pergamon Museum, Berlin)

George Milne : First World War

George Milne : First World War

Biography of George Milne : First World War