Everything You Need To Know About the American Civil War

The Civil War is one of the significant events in the history of America. This war solved two essential problems that the Revolution created: whether the United States provided a declaration where all men would have an equal right to liberty and would continue to live as one large slaveholding country. Secondly, whether this nation…

The Vietnam War: An Overview

The Vietnam War was a conflict that raged for 20 years and goes under many names depending on which country is talking about it. While the U.S.’s involvement has become a major part of their modern history when they first started deploying forces in 1965 the country of Vietnam had already been at war for…

The American Civil War: The One That Happened At Home

The United States has been involved in some serious conflicts for more than two centuries of history. Both World Wars were exceedingly difficult times to go through. Each one burdened the nation’s talents and resources to the brink. However, neither one of those conflicts can be truly compared to the American Civil War in terms…

Why Did America Lose The Vietnam War?

It’s hard to argue that any other nation in history has exceeded the military might of America. This dominance proved itself in World War II, as powers were defeated on three continents and America became the first nuclear power. How could such a superpower lose a war in a country as small as Vietnam? Historians,…

Debunking The Common Folklore And Myths About World War I

World War I did have massive impacts on the economy and the social status of several countries across the world. With so many alliances formed, the entire event is one that left the world history in shreds. If you have always been inquisitive about this historical event, chances are that some of the facts you…

Interesting Facts You Need To Know About World War I

War has been a constant in human civilization as it helps a country or a state to maintain its sovereignty. When we think of one of the greatest wars fought in the history of human civilization, World War I comes up over and over again. World War I was impactful for the whole world for…

Why Did World War I Take Place?

Wars are quite devastating and World War I has been regarded as a humiliating time in which several million people died. The first world started on 28 July 1914 and it ended on 11 November 1918. The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo on 28 June 1914 by Gavrilo Princip is taken as the…

World War I – Cause And Effect

The Great War, as World War I came to be known started in 1914. It was to become a conflict unlike that the world had ever seen before. It involved greater armies, more destructive firepower and greater casualties than had ever been the case. The question that many people ask is ‘what caused this conflict?’…

How World War I Changed The World?

WWI came to be known as the ‘Great War’. It pitted opponents allied to Germany, Italy, and Austria-Hungary against Great Britain France and Russia. It is estimated that the war resulted in the deaths of 19 million combatants, with a further 23 million injured. It saw the young men of entire continent decimated with adverse…

WWI Military Technology Advances – What Changed?

The horror of total war was brought into sharp focus when the first reports of casualties began to trickle in during the opening months of WWII in 1914. Although trench warfare had yet to reveal the true horror of the stalemates that characterized much of the war in Europe it was still apparent that this…