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Irish Home Rule

Irish Home Rule

A detailed account of Irish Home Rule that includes includes images, quotations and the main facts of the organisation. GCSE: Irish Home Rule. A-level - (OCR) (AQA)

Christine de Pizan Presenting Her Book to Queen Isabeau

Christine de Pizan Presenting Her Book to Queen Isabeau

Detail of a presentation miniature with Christine de Pizan presenting her book to Queen Isabeau of Bavaria. Illuminated miniature from The Book of the Queen (various works by Christine de Pizan), BL...

What kill ratio would Nazi Germany need in 1945 to win?

What kill ratio would Nazi Germany need in 1945 to win?

What kill ratio would Nazi Germany need in 1945 to win? I am guessing around 100 to 1. They actually came close to this I think in aircraft.

Polaris Missile Fired - History

Polaris Missile Fired - History

(7/20/60) The United States Navy test-fired a Polaris Missile from a submarine. The successful firing of the Polaris allowed the United States to base a substantial portion of its nuclear deterrent forces on submarines, where they were safe from a successful first strike by Soviet forces.

Italy

Italy

MachiavelliAccording to Machiavelli, the ends always justify the means—no matter how cruel, calculating or immoral those means might be. Tony Soprano and Shakespeare’s Macbeth may be well-known Machiavellian characters, but the man whose name inspired the term, Niccolo Machiavelli, didn’t ...read moreThe Disaster that Deluged Florence’s Cultural TreasuresEstablished around the first century B.

Fat beef and carnival in the XIX<sup>e</sup> century

Fat beef and carnival in the XIXe century

Order and market of the fatty ox.Order and market of the fatty ox, leaving the slaughterhouse of Roule.Le Boeuf Gras, Place Vendôme.BAYARD Hippolyte (1801 - 1887) The order and the market of the fatty ox.CloseTitle: Order and progress of the fatty ox.Author: Date represented: Dimensions: Height 50.2 - Width 42.7 Technique and other indications: Wood grain.