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Read about some of the major architecture and activities in the ancient area originally adjacent to Rome that is known as the Campus Martius or Field of Mars.
"Mimi and Toutou go Forth" is a curious mix of a Tom Sharpe novel and the BBC TV series "Blackadder Goes Forth". It tells the story of the British naval campaign on Lake Tanganyika during World War I. If you are interested in a Boys Own description of daring-do by eccentric
Our modern conception of Christmas celebrations really began in the 1800s, when Santa Claus, Christmas trees, and other traditions took hold.
The facts one needs to know about Ulysses S. Grant, who served two terms as president following his heroic service in the Civil War.
The American Revolution began as a result of increasing colonial unhappiness with the policies of the British government. Following the French and Indian War, the British attempted to levy a series of taxes on the American colonies. The American Revolution occurred when colonial protests led to arme
Nature as subject matter for painters came into its own with the Impressionist artists. Religious and historical subject matter was replaced by studies of ordinary people enjoying everyday life. The artists used a style of painting called plein air, which simply means "in the open air." As the art