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Ashurbanipal II Attacking Enemy Archers

Ashurbanipal II Attacking Enemy Archers

Gypsum wall panel relief showing Ashurnasirpal II in his chariot attacking the archers of the enemy. Above his horses is the emblem of the god Assur (also shooting arrows).

Why did the British control Hong Kong over 99 years?

Why did the British control Hong Kong over 99 years?

There is different version why British Empire took control over Hong Kong. Britain helped China to eliminate pirates in South China Sea. As a sign of appreciation China give control of Hong Kong to

Honduras opens a Mayan fort to the public

Honduras opens a Mayan fort to the public

Experts affirm that the archaeological site is a Mayan fort in the Copan Ruins in western Honduras and is open to the public as restoration work has been completed. Honduran Vice President María Antonieta Guillen presided over the opening ceremony and stated that the site would reveal more mysteries about the Mayan empire.

Geraldine Ferraro Nominated for Vice Presidency - History

Geraldine Ferraro Nominated for Vice Presidency - History

Congresswoman Geraldine Ferraro was nominated by the Democratic party to run for Vice President, thus becoming the first woman to run for national office from a major party.

July 14, 2015 Day 175 of the Seventh Year - History

July 14, 2015 Day 175 of the Seventh Year - History

President Barack Obama walks down the Cross Hall with Vice President Joe Biden after he delivers a statement on the Iran nuclear agreement in the East Room of the White House, July 14, 2015.State Floor10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily BriefingOval Office1:05PM THE PRESIDENT departs the White HouseSouth Lawn1:20PM THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews2:05PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Philadelphia International AirportPhiladelphia International Airport3:05PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarksPhiladelphia Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania4:10PM THE PRESIDENT participates in a DNC roundtableThe Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania5:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs Philadelphia International AirportPhiladelphia International Airport6:35PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Joint Base Andrews6:50PM THE PRESIDENT arrives the White HouseSouth Lawn

No. 90 Squadron (RAF): Second World War

No. 90 Squadron (RAF): Second World War

No. 90 Squadron (RAF) during the Second World WarAircraft - Locations - Group and Duty - BooksNo. 90 Squadron went through three incarnations during the Second World War. At the start of the war the squadron served as a training squadron for No. 6 Group, flying the Bristol Blenheim. This first incarnation of the squadron ended in April 1940 when it merged with No.