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11 Greatest Warriors Ever

20-04-2022

11 Greatest Warriors Ever

Throughout history, there have been many great people in various fields of human activity - from science to art, from philosophy to ...

"Old photos in real life": 14 photos that show how time affects everything

20-04-2022

"Old photos in real life": 14 photos that show how time ...

Our passion for photography is only matched by our love for history and everything vintage. We firmly believe that only a solid ...

How a noblewoman and decadent Larisa Reisner became a sex symbol of the October Revolution

19-04-2022

How a noblewoman and decadent Larisa Reisner became a sex ...

This woman's life was very short, but so eventful that there would be enough events in it for several lifetimes. Having everything ...

The most famous children are Mowgli: how were the fates of the kids who grew up among animals

19-04-2022

The most famous children are Mowgli: how were the fates of ...

A person from childhood is formed under the influence of the conditions in which he grows up. And if a child finds himself ...

8 best films about the Middle Ages

18-04-2022

8 best films about the Middle Ages

Movies about the Middle Ages are some of the most popular historical films out there, and these are 15 acclaimed classics that time ...

Just don't tell social workers: the harsh life of the kids of the past

18-04-2022

Just don't tell social workers: the harsh life of the kids of ...

In this post we will talk about those times when the concept of "caring for children" had a completely different meaning than it ...

Unique hand-painted photos from the 1890s

18-04-2022

Unique hand-painted photos from the 1890s

Photochromes are bright, hand-made color images based on black-and-white negatives. Photochromes appear as a result of a process ...

What Havana looked like 100 years ago

18-04-2022

What Havana looked like 100 years ago

These pictures of Havana, taken in the early years of Cuba's independence from Spain, show us the richness of the architecture of ...

34 photos that show how the world has changed over the last 100 years

17-04-2022

34 photos that show how the world has changed over the last ...

Over the centuries, humanity finds ways to develop faster and faster, so it is not surprising that just over a hundred years, the ...

Hundreds of centuries in just a few seconds: looks like the restoration of the ancient ruins in the sifco

17-04-2022

Hundreds of centuries in just a few seconds: looks like the ...

Ancient ruins give people a unique glimpse into the past and learn how our ancestors lived and what houses were built. Historians, ...

"You want the honors, power and lust": he finished the priest Urbain Grandier, who signed a contract with Satan

17-04-2022

"You want the honors, power and lust": he finished the priest ...

In 1634, the French Inquisition burned at the stake priest Urban Grandier. Accused priest in the signing of a contract with Satan ...

Escape from the "Alcatraz": the story of three inmates who escaped from the most secure prison USA

17-04-2022

Escape from the "Alcatraz": the story of three inmates who ...

March 21, 1963 was closed to the famous American prison for dangerous criminals Alcatraz, also known as "the Rock". Located on the ...

Magyar poisoner of Nagyrev

17-04-2022

Magyar poisoner of Nagyrev

In the early XX century in the Hungarian village Nagyrev formed a sort of killer syndicate consisting exclusively of women. From ...

"The image of the earthly Paradise" the beach US history in color

17-04-2022

"The image of the earthly Paradise" the beach US history in color

The set of associations of the "American dream" certainly includes the endless beaches of California and Florida where it's always ...

Rock photographer Bob Gruen

17-04-2022

Rock photographer Bob Gruen

Bob Gruen is an American photographer known for portraits of rock musicians and bands. Born in 1945 in New York. He worked as John ...

How the mystery of the girl from the crystal coffin was revealed

17-04-2022

How the mystery of the girl from the crystal coffin was revealed

During construction work, sometimes very unusual finds happen that make everyone seriously break their heads. One of these cases, ...

Why did the French beat Americans in the center of Paris in 1944

17-04-2022

Why did the French beat Americans in the center of Paris in 1944

What happened on July 17, 1944 in the heart of the French capital cannot be remembered without disgust. American and British ...

Mystical agricultural Inca terraces of Moray

17-04-2022

Mystical agricultural Inca terraces of Moray

List of spectacular and fascinating ruins of the Inca civilization without a doubt you can make the Moray archaeological site in ...

50 cups of coffee a day, unwillingness to wash and other strange habits of 20 geniuses

17-04-2022

50 cups of coffee a day, unwillingness to wash and other ...

From afar, the stars shine brightly and beautifully, but you should not approach them. The same can be said about many famous ...

Rare color photographs of England, 1928

16-04-2022

Rare color photographs of England, 1928

The late 1920s and early 1930s photographer Clifton R. Adams (Clifton R. Adams) spent in England, where he went on behalf of the ...

It's not even things. Are the memories from which the soul becomes warm

16-04-2022

It's not even things. Are the memories from which the soul ...

The so-called "Generation Z" are people born from the mid 1990s to the mid 2000-ies. And although the age difference between them ...

25 things about Genghis Khan that we didn't know

16-04-2022

25 things about Genghis Khan that we didn't know

We all know that Genghis Khan was a great conqueror, but not all the facts of his biography are known to the general public. Here ...

10 bloodthirsty killers from the beginning of time to the Middle Ages

16-04-2022

10 bloodthirsty killers from the beginning of time to the ...

The term "serial killer" appeared only at the end of the XIX century. But this does not mean that there were no bloodthirsty ...

8 most scandalous silent film stars

16-04-2022

8 most scandalous silent film stars

We all know what modern Hollywood movies are like with their smart dialogue, explosive sound, and superb special effects. Sometimes ...

8 best works of the famous Russian portrait painter Orest Kiprensky

16-04-2022

8 best works of the famous Russian portrait painter Orest ...

He is best known for his iconic portrait of the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin, but he also painted many of Russia's most ...

Short skirts, roadside picnics and smiling children — what was Afghanistan like before the Taliban

15-04-2022

Short skirts, roadside picnics and smiling children — what ...

University professor Bill Podlich from Arizona took a whole series of pictures in 1967 while he was living and working in ...