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14 Facts About The Janissaries, The Ruthless Army That Inspired The Unsullied ... 172.8k VIEWS The Ottoman Empire may qualify as one of the most important and influential – but least discussed – major empires in ... The Strangest Reasons For Truces In Military History 1.4k VOTES Many of the most impactful armistices in history are still celebrated as world holidays. But for every well-known declaration of ... Facts About Ancient Military Genius Hannibal Barca You Didn't Learn In School ... 8.8k VIEWS If you've heard of General Hannibal (247-183 BCE), you're probably thinking of the guy who rode several elephants into ... The Greatest Warrior Queens In History 66.3k VIEWS Despite millennia of male oppression, women have always managed to emerge in leadership roles, from queens who ruled without a ... How Israel Won The Six-Day War 3.4k VIEWS The formation of the Israeli state in the wake of WWII incited such dramatic and longstanding unrest in the region, any mention ... Everything That Had To Go Wrong For The Battle Of The Alamo To Happen 16k VIEWS One of the most important battles in US history was the Battle of the Alamo. While most people know about the outcome of ... Epic Facts About The Gurkha, The Craziest Warriors On Earth 16.3k VIEWS Gurkha soldiers are some of the bravest, toughest, and fiercest in the world. For over 200 years, they have taken the ... Savage Facts About The Auspicious Incident, When Mahmud II Ended The ... 4.4k VIEWS The Ottoman Empire is easily the most famous historical empire to share a name with a type of footstool, and the most ... Mon Dieu! Everything That Went Wrong For The French At The Battle Of ... 2.4k VIEWS From 1336 to 1453, England and France fought in the Hundred Years’ War, as a series of disagreements and rivalries played ...