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The statue was donated by the French to the USA for the centenary of gaining independence.
Robert Fulton American engineer created the first operational steam-powered ship.
Schooners, first built in the Netherlands in the 17th century, were mainly used as merchant ships.
The cannon was an important type of firearms at the beginning of modern history, widespread both on land and water.
The name of the Russian armoured cruiser became well known during the October Revolution of 1917.
Emperor Franz Joseph I and the beautiful Elisabeth got married in Vienna in 1854, but their marriage was unfortunately an unhappy one.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
The American Civil War was fought between the Confederacy and the Union.
The German engineer Otto Lilienthal was the first person to make successful flights with a glider designed by himself.
This stunning castle is situated in northern Croatia.
Today called Dubrovnik, this Croatian city is known for its spectacular architecture and beautiful location.
The mosque, built in a distinctive architectural style, is the largest adobe structure in the world.
Cossacks, members of independent semi-military communities, played an important role in the history of Ukraine.
This Neoclassical structure is one of the best-known landmarks of Berlin and Germany.
The Ottoman army included janissaries (paid warriors) and sipahis (vassal knights).
Inhabitants of the northern part of the Netherlands have successfully fought the sea since the Middle Ages.
One of the positive influences of the Ottoman invasion of Europe was the construction of baths.
Jamestown, founded in 1607, was the first permanent English settlement on the east coast of North America.
English sailing ships were among the best ships in the 17th-19th centuries.
The device designed to carry out executions more humanely than before was named after a French doctor.