In this Extra History series we learn about John Snow, his quest to find the cause of a cholera outbreak and the beginning of the Sanitary Movement.
Amazon.com has just released “The Man in the High Castle”. This is a good starting point to look at a fascinating topic: alternate history.
November 9th is a particular day in German history. Across less than 100 years, four major events happened on this very day.
Making anything that involves archives interesting and entertaining is no mean feat, but Brady Haran pulls this off with Objectivity, our pick of the week.
Unknown Seas: The Portuguese Captains and the Passage to India by Ronald Watkins chronicles the Portuguese exploration of Africa and the search for a sea rout to India in the 15th century.
In his newest video 9 minute video GGP Grey does a speed-run through all British Kings and Queens since the Norman Conquest in 1066.
The Great War is a YouTube channel that is dedicated to show the history of the First World War. Very detailed. Every week. For four years. – Our Pick of the Week.
We have collected six notable quotes about war from historical statesmen, soldiers and authors (amongst them Bismarck, Roosevelt and Clemenceau) and present them in an article and a video.