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Irena Sendler

5 Heroines of the Holocaust

As the ruthless policies of the Nazi Germany took hold across occupied Europe, resistance began to spring up in countless ways. From black-market smugglers to princesses, many courageous individuals defied the Nazis and...

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List of 10 Claude Monet's Water Lilies

French Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926) painted his famous Water Lilies series from the 1890s until his death in 1926. The scene of all was a water lily garden he had created...

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20 Most Beautiful Frank Lloyd Wright Houses

The celebrated American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) designed and built hundreds of houses that had a major influence on the 20th century...

List of 10 Greatest Battles of the Pacific War

The Pacific War, also referred to as the Asia-Pacific War was fought during World War II between the Empire of Japan, Thailand and Japanese puppet states...

5 Weapons that were First Used During World War I

World War I was dominated by trench warfare which made any significant advancements virtually impossible. Even...

10 Most Famous, Daring and Dangerous Spies

We have seen them in the movies and we have read about them in books. But can such daring and dangerous spies exist in real life?...

List of 10 Most Famous Rembrandt's Paintings

Works of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669) are admired for an outstandingly realistic depiction of human emotions...

List of 7 Finest Examples of Mughal Architecture

Mughal architecture flourished in the Indian subcontinent from the 16th until the early 18th century when the Mughal Empire was at its height. The architectural style which is a unique blend of...

List of 10 Remarkable Books Published Posthumously

How to deal with an author's unpublished work after their death is a much debated issue. A number of works have been published posthumously, some against clearly...

5 Reasons for the US Entry into World War I

The United States played a crucial role in the outcome of World War I and the subsequent peace treaty, however, the country tried very hard to stay neutral throughout most of the conflict which...

10 Incredible Archaeological Sites in Africa

Africa's archaeological sites helped explain some of the greatest mysteries in history of mankind but there are also many that baffle modern scientists...

List of 10 Major Events of the French Revolution

The French Revolution was a major event in modern European history. The causes of the French Revolution were many: the monarchy's severe debt problems, high taxes, poor...