The Wars of the Roses: England's Bloody Civil War
The Wars of the Roses were a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England, fought between supporters of two rival cadet branches of the royal house: The house of Lancaster, or the red rose, and the house of York, or the white rose.
pictures of the Vietnam War
The Vietnam war ended on April 30, 1975, with the fall of Saigon. Many of the photographs that came out of that war are still etched in our minds.
These Relics of History Are Both Art and War.
From thousands of years ago, when men were still fighting with bronze weapons, the armored helmet was one of the most important items of war. From before Romans ruled Europe, before the Greeks sailed the seas.
Photographed Hell: The Wars We've Been Through!
" You cannot qualify war in harsher terms than I will. War is cruelty, and you cannot refine it. " General William Tecumseh Sherman. General Sherman's words will surprise only the very few. There is nothing worse in human invention than war - large groups of people killing one another.
History: Did the Trojan War REALLY Happen?
The Trojan War, the most famous of the ancient wars, fought by thousands of men for ten long years on the beaches of the famed city of Troy. Legends and legendary names came from the Iliad, the story of that epic war.
War is Hell, and Here's Proof!
Steve has spent the last 3 decades in war torn areas, and has seen the worst of what we can do to each other. The following images are not easy for the eyes or the heart, but they are amazing in their own right and are enough to make almost anyone a pacifist. War is Hell, and Here's Proof!
The Faces of War and Peace - Fascinating!
War is hell, no matter what side you are on. It can numb a man's soul or inflame it. It makes men out of children and at times - sad, bewildered, children out of men.
History Lesson: The War of Aztec vs. Spanish
When the Spaniards of Hernan Cortes landed in the region, a deadly war between the Aztecs and the Conquistadors began, and it was one of the most bloody and ruthless wars in human history.
Is North Korea on the Brink of Starting Nuclear War?
Such a war could potentially be the worst in human history. How close to being realized is such a scenario? This informative video sums up just what North Korea is capable of, and considers how America should treat the isolated Asian power.
These WW2 Testimonies Shed New Light on the War...
Whether you lived through it, or have spent your whole life in its shadow, few of us can forget the impact the second world war has had on our own lives.
Syria: Are We Headed For World War III?
Five years on, it seems that there’s no end in sight for the Syrian war - the situation is actually getting worse. In fact, there are many who believe that we are on the verge of World War III. But how did Syria turn into the quagmire it currently is?
Incredible Photos of Veterans from the Napoleonic Wars
On the day that Napolean died, while it continued to be nothing more than an ordinary day for most people throughout Europe, this was a special day for the surviving French veterans who fought in the Napoleonic Wars.
The Art of War by Sun Tzu: A Beautiful Summary!
Written more than the two millennia ago, Sun Tzu's The Art of War is probably the single greatest military treatise ever composed. It's wise lessons have guided generations of humans on how to fight smart.
This Woman Is One of the True Heroes of Word War I
World War I was a war that was filled with plenty of horror stories, yet sometimes it takes the greatest darkness to allow the light to shine even brighter.
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About the American Civil War?
The American Civil War was the bloodiest war America was ever involved in, with more American military deaths than both World War I and World War II combined.
Battles of History: Greek vs. Chinese War Over... Horses?
The "War of the Heavenly Horses" was a powerful military conflict fought in the years between 104 BC and 102 BC. On one side of the war was the famous Chinese Han dynasty and on the other was the Greek kingdom of the Chinese referred to as Dayuan, around what is now Uzbekistan.
World War I Wouldn't Have Been Won Without Women's Efforts
When the First World War broke out in 1914, many men were sent into battle to halt the advances of the Central Powers. This meant that the women were sent to work in factories to support the war effort, and this was especially true in the recently industrialized United Kingdom.
War-Torn Syria: An Aerial Look at the Price of War
A famous American general, William Tecumseh Sherman said: "War is Hell". Not unlike what is happening in Syria, his was a terrible civil war as well.
We've Dubbed This Prank: "The War of the Roses"
The War of the Roses - Funny Prank! funny, video, prank, hilarious, gag, just for laughs A great prank about an attention war that gets out of hand
Was The First Famous War Photo in History Staged?
“The Valley of the Shadow of Death” is the first famous war photo in history. It was captured by Roger Fenton in 1855 in the aftermath of the Crimean War. The photo depicts a barren landscape, in the midst of which we see a road littered with cannonballs.
7 War Heroes That Were Actually Animals
Here, we look at the stories of some truly brave animal war heroes that left their indelible mark in the two World Wars. 1.
Star Wars on Earth - Funny Silly Prank!
Star Wars on Earth - Funny Silly Prank! funny, video, prank, gag, Star Wars Some among us have special powers... At least, so these pranksters would have you believe!
Star Wars 'Hoverbike' Is Now Real!
The hover bike was first seen in the hugely successful 'Star Wars' series of movies, in the third movie.
Meet France's Bizarre Cold War 'Beetle' Aircraft
Meet France's Bizarre Cold War 'Beetle' Aircraft video, vehicles, plane, baba recommends, cold war, France, aircraft, chopper, aircraft carrier, history facts, war history, cold war fighter planes Get to know the unique story of France's 1950s 'beetle' aircraft that was designed to get rid of runways