Turnip Winter 1916/1917 – How it impacted WWI

Turnip Winter 19161917 - How it impacted WWI

The Turnip Winter of 1916/1917 (German: Steckrübenwinter) was a major food crisis during the First World War in Imperial Germany, which particularly affected the major cities. The crisis began with a blockade of the North Sea enforced by Great Britain and its allies with the primary goal of stopping the food shipments and essential supplies …

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Titus Lartius, the first Roman Dictator

Titus Lartius the first Roman Dictator

Titus Lartius(surnamed Flavus and in other sources Rufus; years active in office 501-493 BC) was one of the most important Roman statesmen of the Early Roman Republic, the first dictator of Rome and twice elected consul. His actions as the first Roman Dictator helped defend the Roman Republic against a strong coalition whose goal was to restore the Tarquinii. I. Background If you want to …

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What if the Paris Commune succeeded? 3 possible scenarios

What if the Paris Commune succeeded 3 possible scenarios

I.Introduction The Paris Commune, though it was short-lived, remains a serious subject of debate among modern-day historians and the French People. Even after 150 years since the uprising of the people of Paris has begun, this political event still divides the French people. Many questions still need to be answered about this major political and …

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WW2 Tanks quiz – match the tank with its main gun

WW2 Tanks quiz - match the tank with its main gun

Think you know everything about the tanks of WW2? Take this WW2 Tanks Quiz and find out if you are a real PRO. Tanks played a vital role in WW2, from huge and mechanized offensives to ingeniously mobile defenses, there is absolutely no battlefront of WW2 where the tank was not present. Created in the …

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40 Best Lenin Memes that should be in history books

40 Best Lenin Memes that should be in history books

We present you a collection with the best Lenin memes that are both funny while also covering key moments from the Russian Revolution and Communist ideology. These memes are both funny and educational 40 Lenin memes that should be in the history books: #1 The real reason Lenin doesn’t rise from his Mausoleum from Red …

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The Panzerfaust, Hitler’s Tank Fist: Wunderwaffe or not?

The Panzerfaust, Hitler's Tank Fist Wunderwaffe or not

The Panzerfaust(literally Tank fist) represented one of the most iconic and prolific German infantry anti-tank weapons of WW2. It gave the possibility for the Wehrmacht troops to deal with the assault of heavy tanks much more efficiently.  It seems that today, in some history books about World War II, it is common to describe the …

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50 interesting facts about Operation Barbarossa you probably didn’t know

50 interesting facts about Operation Barbarossa you probably didn't know

Operation Barbarossa was the “Crusade against Communism” that Hitler had been long waiting for and meticulously planned for since he wrote Mein Kampf during his jail time in Landsberg Prison. The epic and final battle between Nazism and Bolshevism had to end with a single winner, it was a matter of survival for both ideologies. …

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50 WWI memes that are both funny and educational

50 WWI memes that are both funny and educational

We present you 50 WWI memes that we hope you will find both educational and entertaining. WWI was a big tragedy, but who says history cannot be learned in unconventional ways? #1. The “red dot”(Manfred von Richthofen) means very bad news, legends say that it is the only red dot that also terrorized all British …

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