historical events

  1. Second Summer

    US War of 1812 - 1815

    Interesting summary and thoughts by an actual historian :) More: What Donald Trump doesn't know about the War of 1812 (by Renée Lafferty-Salhany, Associate Professor of History, Brock University, June 10, 2018 )
  2. Second Summer

    History The Unification of Germany

    I just can't recommend the Caspian Report videos enough! Here's another one about the unification of Germany. It discusses the development from the time of the Holy Roman Empire until the time before world war 1, including Prussia, Kaiser Wilhelm, Otto von Bismarck, the geography with the many...
  3. MadamSarcastra

    On This Day In History....

    I didn't see a thread like this, and I come across quite a few interesting historical tidbits... and I know I'm not alone in that department.... ;) So here we go! :) Share stuff about stuff that happened on the day it happened... only years later... but on the same day.... :weird: Got it? LOL...