One of the most renowned queens of the Middle Ages, Eleanor was married to two kings, went on crusade and even defended a town under siege at the age of 80.
A people divided. Bitter resentment towards the government. Doesn’t this sound similar to the US today?!
The bombing of Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on 7 December 1941 ultimately brought the US into he Second World War. But why, and how?
Known as Guy Fawkes Night, Fireworks Night, Bonfire Night or 5 November, the Gunpowder Plot is one of the most widely remembered – and ‘celebrated’ – events of the seventeenth century.