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17th Century Scottish Soldiers to be Reburied

Oliver Cromwell led thousands of Scottish soldiers into the English Civil War over 350 years ago. Some soldiers were taken prisoner and were eventually…

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The Occupation Of Alcatraz

In the early morning hours of November 20th, 1969, an estimated 89 Native Americans boarded boats near Sausalito, California and headed towards the Island…

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Mussolini’s Secret Message

A recent discovery has uncovered a message hidden underneath Rome’s massive obelisk. Why is this secret message so interesting? Well, it was written by…

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History’s Badasses: Fazal Din

Last week, on History’s Badasses, we covered King Naresuan, the Black Prince of Thailand, who liberated Thailand from the might of the Burmese Empire, outlasted…

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The Real History That Inspired Dracula

In 1887, Irish author Bram Stoker published his Gothic horror novel, Dracula. It tells the story of vampire Count Dracula’s attempt to move from Transylvania…

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Excavations at Bulgarian City Have Some Intriguing Finds

PLOVDIV, BULGARIA – Archaeologists working on the archaeological site of Nebet Tepe have unearthed a necropolis, a fortress tower, some marble fragments, and several…

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The 25 Best-Selling Books of All Time

People have been telling stories as long as there have been people. Ever since the written word was invented, we’ve been writing them down.…

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1,000 Year Old Viking Sword Uncovered In South Iceland

SKAFTÁRHREPPUR, SOUTH ICELAND – A group of fowl hunters were tracking a gaggle of geese in southern Iceland when they stumbled across something none…

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The Natural Beauty Of The Yellowstone National Park

Located in northwest Wyoming is one of the most magnificent natural beauties in the North America. No, I’m not talking about the Grand Teton…

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The Battle of New Orleans: a Glorious American Victory in 1815

Between January 8-18, 1815, the United States fought against the British in the Battle of New Orleans, the final major battle that took place…

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