Carro Armato P43. Mussolini’s forgotten secret weapon

Carro Armato P43. Mussolini's forgotten secret weapon

Carro Armato P43 specifications Weight: 30 tons Maximum speed: 40 km/h(25 mph) Frontal armor: 80-100 mm Side armor: 50 mm Main gun: 90 mm(3.5 in) Cannone da 90/53 Length: 8.16 meters(26 feet 9 in) Width : 3.04 meters(10 feet) Height: 2.24 meters(7 feet, 4 inches) Crew members: 5 Carro Armato P43(shortened P43) was a proposed … Read more

Stephen the Great’s Sword – history, facts, and importance

Stephen the Great sword

Stephen the Great’s sword is one of the rare artifacts of the grand historical collection of the Topkapi Palace Museum. The sword belonged to the Moldavian Ruler, Stephen III of Moldavia(known for his bravery as Stephen the Great);  a weapon filled with legend, both revered and feared by the Ottomans, built from special steel at the … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

50 great Giuseppe Mazzini quotes about patriotism, life and faith

50 great Giuseppe Mazzini quotes about patriotism, life, and faith

We present you the 50 most important Giuseppe Mazzini quotes about patriotism, life, and faith. These quotes will help you to better understand the complex personality of one of the leaders of Risorgimento.A complex character loved and adored by his disciples as much as criticized by his opponents, Mazzini spent his entire life fighting for … Read more

80 Giuseppe Garibaldi Quotes you probably don’t know

80 Giuseppe Garibaldi Quotes

80 Giuseppe Garibaldi Quotes that will help you to better understand the personality of one of the greatest military leaders and popular heroes of the Risorgimento. General and patriot, Garibaldi was always in the front line of various military campaigns that would lead to the formation of a politically united Italy. Due to his military … Read more

10 great Spartan leaders and their accomplishments

10 great Spartan leaders and their accomplishments

The Spartan leaders are the ones who mobilized all the energies and the unparalleled military efficiency of Sparta for military expansion. Thanks to a successful combination of military, diplomatic, and intrigue skills, the Spartan leaders transformed Sparta from an insignificant town in the Peloponnese into an undisputed power in Ancient Greece. From Lycurgus to King … Read more

Hard Alexios I Komnenos Quiz – Are you up for the challenge?

Hard Alexios I Komnenos Quiz - Are you up for the challenge

This Alexios I Komnenos Quiz will push your knowledge about the famous Byzantine Emperor to the limits. Think you know everything about one of the best Byzantine Emperors? Most likely born in 1057 AD, he ruled the Byzantine Empire between 1081-1118 AD. Alexios was one of the most important members of the aristocratic dynasty of … Read more