A war of quite some time ago, but I think one that we can still learn from. The Battle of Cannae uses a tactic still used today in modern wars, found that a small interesting fact. Hopefully you guys find it as interesting as I did!
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What 1958 High School Students Felt Their Futures Would Be Like
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The Legend of Big Duncan MacKenzie
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A great lecture on late Medieval armor, both its historical context and the practicalities of wearing it, by Dr. Tobias Capwell.
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Did South African wine kill Napoleon? | Colorful history story
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The Battle of Coronel - Britain’s first defeat at sea in over a hundred years
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[X-Post] Being the Change That Others Don’t Want: Asserting and Resisting Racial Hierarchies in Midcentury North America (Panel and Q&A from the AskHistorians 2020 Conference)
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[X-Post AskHistorians 2020 Conference] Sinners, Saints, and Spies: Historical Women and Cultural Propaganda
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Able Archer 1983: Nuclear War Avoided
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Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth & Traditional War Song
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Was Every German Soldier Bad? - A Response
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[X-Post AskHistorians 2020 Conference] Indigenous Histories Disrupting Yours: Sovereignties, History, and Power Panel Q&A
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The Color of Law | 8 Minute Book Review | Richard Rothstein | #history #politics #books
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The Colorful Life of History's most Mischievous French Celebrity
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Tre'r Ceiri Iron Age Hill Fort in North Wales, The Best in the UK, more info in comments
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The Calendar of the Ancient Athenians
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Hindenburg German Airship Disaster in Color, May 1937
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I've been digging this Scottish history channel recently. He has a great voice and does Gaelic translations really swell.
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Nisei Soldier Bag, Curator's Corner, Ep.01, U.S. Army Museum
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Myths of China [The Full Series] - The full series of videos sharing the myths of the early Chinese people, from Pan Gu, the first creator to Great Yu and the founding of the Xia Dynasty. 30 episodes in total.
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Aurelian: Emperor Who Restored the World
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Interesting video about how a medieval monk unilaterally decided how years would work for everyone
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Garment Workers Strike of 1933, how it changed LA, and why it matters today.
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Modern Numerals Have Their Source In India Kannada Not Arabia
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Interesting documentary where a team builds a castle using only what they had available in the 13th Century. - Absolute History (Part 1 of 5)
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Flyingtiger Leonard O'Dell's gun camera while training in a P-40
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Hey guys! I spent a lot of time researching unique escape stories throughout history, so I decided to take a bunch of them and put them into a video! I put a lot of work into it, hope you enjoy!
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Hiroshima atomic bombing. Restored quality
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I didn’t realize how much civil rights history Nyc has!
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Soviet History: How an underground music scene was formed during the 60s & 70s
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