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King David Era Fort Discovered in Israel’s Golan Heights

King David Era Fort Discovered in Israel’s Golan Heights

Archaeologists from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) have uncovered a fortress from the 11th to 10th centuries BC in the Golan Heights region of Israel. They believe that the complex dates to the time of King David

Combat of Hainau, 26 May 1813

Combat of Hainau, 26 May 1813

Combat of Hainau, 26 May 1813 The combat of Hainau (26 May 1813) was a rare Allied success during their retreat after the battle of Bautzen, and saw a Prussian cavalry force ambush an isolated French division east of Hainau (War of Liberation).In the aftermath of their defeat at Bautzen (20-21 May 1813) the Russians and Prussians retreated east, through Görlitz and into Silesia.

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Catherine the Great

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Catherine the Great

1. Catherine the Great’s name wasn’t Catherine, and she wasn’t even Russian.The woman whom history would remember as Catherine the Great, Russia’s longest-ruling female leader, was actually the eldest daughter of an impoverished Prussian prince. Born in 1729, Sophie von Anhalt-Zerbst enjoyed numerous marital prospects due to her mother’s well-regarded bloodlines.

L2D 'Tabby'

L2D 'Tabby'

L2D & 39;Tabby& 39;The L2D “Tabby” was a version of the Douglas DC-3 built under licence in Japan, and which became the Japanese Navy’s standard transport aircraft during the Second World War. On 24 February 1938 Mitsui and Company Ltd, the American branch of the Mitsui Bussan Kaisha (Mitsui Trading Company) acquired the licence to built and sell the DC-3 in Japan and Manchuria.

Silver Largitio Dish with the Name of Licinius

Silver Largitio Dish with the Name of Licinius

This object is associated with a late Roman emperor, who was at the heart of the changing Roman Empire. This silver dish names Licinius in its Latin inscription. Licinius co-ruled with Constantine the...

What is the origin of the bookmakers?

What is the origin of the bookmakers?

Sports betting is one of the most visible phenomena of the technological revolution and the continuous use of mobile phones and the Internet by users. Online bookmakers that appear on portals such as lamejorcasadeapuestas.es are today the main source of this leisure. But the presence of this activity in society is not something exclusive to this time, since the action of betting on a sporting event had a great trajectory throughout the 20th century, with a special tradition in the United Kingdom.