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Yasser Arafat

Yasser Arafat

Freedom fighter or unrepentant terrorist? Corrupt politician or traitor and weak-minded leader?Whatever the perception, Mohammed Abdel-Raouf Arafat As Qudwa al-Hussaeini, better known as Yasser Arafat, will be remembered as the founder of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), an organization dedicated to the creation of an independent State of Palestine.

Franklin D. Roosevelt Reports to the New American Congress

Franklin D. Roosevelt Reports to the New American Congress

The new American Congress, chosen by the people during Franklin D. Roosevelt& 39;s administration, gathered at the Capitol to hear his inspiring message of courage and hope.

Was a copy of Bobadilla's report on Christopher Columbus really found in a Spanish archive in 2006?

Was a copy of Bobadilla's report on Christopher Columbus really found in a Spanish archive in 2006?

As claimed in The Guardian A transcription of the document is apparently available on JSTOR here, the section "Pesquisa Del Comendador Francisco de Bobadilla". I cannot read Spanish and otherwise…

Returning to Pearl Harbor

Returning to Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor survivors reveal what it's like to return to the scene of their trauma so many years later.

Emergency Banking Relief Act

Emergency Banking Relief Act

A detailed account of the Emergency Banking Relief Act that includes images, quotations and the main facts of the situation. Key Stage 3. United States History. GCSE Modern World History. A-level. Last updated: 26th March, 2018

They discover the trick of Chinese divination

They discover the trick of Chinese divination

A team of archaeologists has discovered the trick of divination in China. Rituals of this type have been used for many years by the Chinese to make a large number of decisions ranging from politics to the interpretation of their dreams. These divination techniques involved burning turtle shells and cattle bones. in which after this act the cracks that occurred in them were interpreted.