Luciano Canfora’s new book shows how war was used by ancient societies to secure resources.
Prepare to be captivated by the riveting 1972 exchange between Oriana Fallaci, the intrepid Italian journalist, and Henry Kissinger, the shrewd American statesman.
Un ricordo di Henry Kissinger attraverso alcune delle sue celebri frasi
Napoleone e Giuseppina si unirono in matrimonio quando lui era un semplice generale e lei una delle donne più affascinanti di Parigi. Il loro rapporto fu segnato da infedeltà reciproche, bugie, avidità, maltrattamenti e calcoli politici
The illicit love affairs of Napoleon Bonaparte’s first wife Joséphine
Jacqueline Kennedy’s personal account offers a poignant glimpse into the human side of history.
Stralci dell’introduzione al libro di Marco Travaglio “Israele e i palestinesi in poche parole” (ed. Paper First)
Did you also know that Hamas — which is an Arabic acronym for “Islamic Resistance Movement” — would probably not exist today were it not for the Jewish state?
This documentary outlines the ways in which British policies during the First World War have contributed to the instability of the Middle East region today. Through never/before/seen documents and photos, we look at the secret agenda of the British government in WWI and its unfortunate aftermath.
Marco Travaglio racconta La storia di Israele nelle pagine del Fatto Quotidiano
The Elgin Marbles, also known as the Parthenon Sculptures, have been the subject of a long-standing international controversy.
Napoleon and Joséphine’s relationship was defined by mutual unfaithfulness, deception, avarice, mistreatment, and strategic political maneuvering.
Bruno fu certamente una vittima della Controriforma, ma non un gladiatore del libero pensiero. Gliene mancò l’impegno morale, il vigore e l’ascesi. Bruno era soltanto un anticlericale.
Genocide in Satellite Croatia, 1941-1945. A Record of Racial and Religious Persecutions and Massacres
One of the most disastrous results of the First World War was the disintegration of that liberal and tolerant spirit which civilized nations of the twentieth century were supposed to have acquired.
Nel luglio 1943 la caduta di Mussolini e il crollo del regime che aveva tenuto in pugno l’Italia per 21 anni rappresentarono per molti italiani la fine di un incubo. Per altri, cresciuti nel mito dell’Impero e del «genio italico», fu una tragedia.
The greatest genocide during World War II, in proportion to a nation’s population, took place, not in Nazi Germany but in the Nazi-created puppet state of Croatia. There, in the years 1941-1945, some 750,000 Serbs, 60,000 Jews and 26,000 Gypsies— men, women and children—perished in a gigantic holocaust.
by Lynne V. Cheney Imagine an outline for the teaching of American history in which George Washington makes only a fleeting appearance and is never
by Eric Rouleau From the very beginning of the Iranian Revolution, the West—and particularly the United States—seems to have been struck by a peculiar sort
The ghost of Nakba. The Malmab, a department in the Israeli Defense Ministry, has been hiding evidence of Palestinian expulsion for years. The aim: to undermine the credibility of historical research through the disappearance of declassified documents
Some 8.5 million French were mobilized to fight in World War I. Following the conflict, the wounded were mobilized to work. Amputees like this man fitted with a shovel belt were trained to compensate for their lost limbs.
Thirty years after the Tiananmen massacre, a book reveals the transcripts of the speeches of party leaders before the military intervention on the protesters: “We all agree”