Martin's History – a blog for people who love history

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This Year’s Theme: World War I

After World War I, war might be necessary but it would never again be glorious – John Green (Crash Course World History #36) My grandmother was born in Austria-Hungary close to the end of World War...

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The Test – Why History Matters

Why do we lock back at the past, why is history interesting and / or important for us? One of the best answers to these very old questions was given by John Green in the very...

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Welcome to Martin’s History

History has always been my passion. So much so that I even studied it at university for a couple of years. While I never made a job out of it, in fact choose a quite different...