HISTORY, MILITARY, WEAPONS
Naval history is the area of military history concerning war at sea and the subject is also a sub-discipline of the broad field of maritime history . Traditionally, the focus has been on direct combat between ships at sea, rather than the use of ships to transport armies or military supplies, although frequently naval strategy hinges on the need to protect transport shipping.
Painting of a family game of checkers ("jeu des dames") by French artist Louis-Léopold Boilly , c. 1803. In the early 1800s, women wore thin gauzy outer dresses while men adopted trousers and overcoats. Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck and his family, 1801–02. A well-to-do family edge cautiously along a plank to avoid the filthy streets of Paris, by Boilly, 1803
A coat of arms is a unique heraldic design on a shield , escutcheon . surcoat , or tabard .
Simo Häyhä ( Finnish pronunciation: [ˈsimɔ ˈhæy̯hæ] ; December 17, 1905 – April 1, 2002), nicknamed "White Death" ( Russian : Белая смерть , Belaya Smert ; Finnish : valkoinen kuolema ; Swedish : den vita döden ) by the Red Army , was a Finnish sniper .
We all understand that action movies are cheesy escapism. After all, could one commando really take out a whole compound full of bad guys? Actually, yes.
This is a list of designated terrorist organizations by national governments, former governments and inter-governmental organizations, where the proscription has a significant impact on the group's activities.
Since the dawn of time, wars and battles have had a significant impact on the course of history.
The eagle is used in heraldry as a charge , as a supporter , and as a crest .