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Review: Volume 7 - Medieval World

Review: Volume 7 - Medieval World

Medieval World

Battery of French 75s at Verdun

Battery of French 75s at Verdun

Battery of French 75s at Verdun Here we see a battery of French 75mm field guns in operation at Verdun.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (5 May 2009), Battery of French 75s at Verdun , http://www.

Trebizond Silver Drachma

Trebizond Silver Drachma

A silver drachma coin from Trebizond (Trapezus), 4th century BCE. (British Museum, London)

Indy 500 Tech

Indy 500 Tech

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, home of the legendary Indy 500 auto race, opened in 1909. Go behind the scenes at the place where the need for speed is an obsession, and explore the awe-inspiring cars that race there.

They find mummified llamas that would have been buried alive by the Incas more than 500 years ago in Peru

They find mummified llamas that would have been buried alive by the Incas more than 500 years ago in Peru

Radiocarbon dating of the find also shows that the Incas reached the Acari Valley earlier than previously thought. Four mummified llamas, among other offerings, were unearthed by archaeologists at a site in Tambo Viejo, which was an Inca administrative and ceremonial center. in the Acari Valley, located on the southern coast of Peru.

Why did Odoacer choose to be king Instead of emperor?

Why did Odoacer choose to be king Instead of emperor?

After deposing Romulus Augustulus in 476 AD, Odoacer became the king of Italy. Why did he choose not to be the next emperor of the Roman Empire? The Roman people were still around, and the Senate s…