The wits, cleverness and negotiation skills of Captain Jack Sparrow has drawn attention to the life of pirates. The success of the pirates of the [...]
Medieval weaponry refers to weapons which were used during the Middle Ages in Europe. These weapons comprised of many well-known staples such as axes, daggers, [...]
History is a thing of the past: literally. But even if we cannot witness historical events unfold before our eyes, we know that they did, [...]
Question: Who wrote the ancient Chinese military book known as "The Art of War"? Answer: Sun Tzu ("Master Sun", also spelled Sunzi)
Question: Why Did Christine de Pizan Become the First Female Professional Writer in European History? Answer: As a widow, Christine de Pizan had to find [...]
Question: In Which Area(s) of a Byzantine Church Were Women, Such as Empress Theodora, Allowed? Answer: Women were allowed in the courtyard.
Question: What Does Yaki (焼き) Mean in Japanese? Answer: Grilled
Question: What classical word means "of, relating to, or common to all the gods"? Answer: Pantheon. Pantheon is also a church in Italy.
Question: What incense is used in Catholic mass? Answer: Frankincense resin, also known as boswellia sacra, is the typical resin used during Catholic mass. This [...]
Question: Which roman emperor aligned himself with both the pagan gods and with Christianity? Answer: The Emperor Constantine. He was also often called Constantine the [...]