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The atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

The atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Bogdan U. April 14, 2017 0

Throughout the history of modern warfare, only 2 atomic bombs have been used. The Hiroshima bombing happened on the 6th of August 1945. The bomb, nicknamed “Little Boy”, was a uranium gun-type. Only three

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The funeral of Joseph Stalin

The funeral of Joseph Stalin

Bogdan U. March 6, 2017 0

  Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin, born 18 December 1878 and died 5 March 1953, was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953. The first politburo was created in

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The Chernobyl Disaster

The Chernobyl Disaster

Bogdan U. April 21, 2015 0

Depending on your age, what you know about the infamous Chernobyl disaster will have its own socially created elaborations and stories. And finding out the real story will definitely surprise people unfamiliar with what

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The Death of Lenin

The Death of Lenin

Bogdan U. April 14, 2015 0

It all happened on January 21, 1924. Vladimir Illych Ulyanov, alias Lenin, the world famous leader of the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia died at only 53, after three severe strokes. In fact, in August

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The American Revolution

The American Revolution

Bogdan U. December 25, 2014 0

During the 18th century much of the world was changing, evolving, industrialising, and generally (though probably unknowingly) working for a better future. Throughout the many events that occurred in this time, one stands out,

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The Fall Of The Berlin Wall

The Fall Of The Berlin Wall

Andrei Niga December 23, 2014 0

The Berlin Wall          The Berlin Wall was an obstacle that divided East Germany from West Germany between 1961 and 1989, it was raised by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) starting on 13

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United States – The wars against terrorism

United States – The wars against terrorism

Bogdan U. September 5, 2014 0

One of United States’ biggest concerns is the war against terrorism.  The terrorist attacks that took place on the 11st of September 2001 and that targeted United States have prompted the land of the

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Napoleon – The Untold Story

Napoleon – The Untold Story

Bogdan U. September 2, 2014 0

Napoleon Bonaparte was one of France’s greatest minds. He was a military general that was later known as the first emperor of France. Napoleon dreamt of a military expansion that would impact the entire

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Monarchies of Europe in the 20th Century

Monarchies of Europe in the 20th Century

Bogdan U. August 25, 2014 0

The institution of monarchy faced a lot of changes in the 20th century. The turn of the century made monarchy popular in all Europe, but the First World War brought with it an unexpected

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The first punic war

The first punic war

Bogdan U. August 23, 2014 1

Rome and Carthage fought the First Punic War that dragged for about 20 years from 264 to 241 BC. Rome was the dominant power at that time while Carthage was known for its maritime

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