After the French treasury was drained (exacerbated by bankrolling and supplying the American Revolution), it created much misery and hunger,
By its mere existence and the worldwide historical and social transformations it caused, the French Revolution can easily be considered the most monumental historical event of the modern era, and , the defining historical event that changed the world forever
Even though the Little Rock Nine made their way into the school on 25th September, they had to suffer the abuse of their White counterparts throughout their school years.
That was not all. The first to complete the race was American runner Fred Lorz. Apparently, Lorz had
The second to arrive, and the champion, was Thomas Hicks. Ten miles from the finish line,
Andarín Carvajal, a Cuban postman, ran the race in street clothes. He had not eaten in 40 hours, He ate some rotten apples that gave him stomach cramps. Despite falling ill, he managed to finish in the fourth place!
On many continents, colonialism caused changes in culture, language, society, and economics; it also caused the deaths of millions as European nations brutalized the natives, mostly through private enterprises with the blessings of their monarchs for their “
The punishment of shaving women’s hair, which is supposed to be the most seductive feature of a woman, dates back to the biblical times. It was a common
During World War II, this act of humiliation was repeated on French women accused of collaborating with the
GUTENBERG PRINTING PRESS (1440)
The printing press is perhaps the most important invention of the last 2,000 years. German printer Johannes Gutenberg’s invention of the printing press introduced movable type printing to Europe, revolutionizing literacy
After Gutenberg made his printing press, books could be printed in a tiny fraction of the time. It is hard to overestimate the implications of
The work of Louis Pasteur led to a wide acceptance of the germ theory of disease, which allowed for cures for many infectious diseases to be developed in the 19th century. The invention of
The Reformation led to the split between Protestants and Catholics, the Catholic Church losing its monopoly on religion and the implementation of Protestant reforms. In a larger historical sense, the Reformation was important to the struggle against
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