Join us once again in eastern Europe, this time we're headed to the borderland... its Ukraine! From Rus' to Mongols and Communists to nuclear disasters, Ukraine has had its ups and downs, and there's never been a more appropriate time to learn about the modern Ukrainian conflicts and the history ...
The animated history for the little nation in northern Europe we all know and love. Scotland! From Bronze age Picts, to the modern nation within the United Kingdom, Scotland has a rich, independent personality and a vibrant, ancient culture.
Ireland. The Emerald Isle. From their harsh land they've bred a strong people. Under the yoke of the English for many centuries, discover how Ireland became the prosperous EU member it is today, and... also... how it became split between two nations.
Tucked away on the Iberian peninsula, discover how the Roman province of Hispania became the foothold of Islam in Europe in the Medieval Period, before uniting to become the most powerful empire on earth. It's all here. It's all Spain.
Poland was once among the most powerful nations in Europe. then it disappeared before being thrust into the heart of the eastern front of WW1 and WW2. But how did it get to that point? Find out in the history of this central European nation.
We begin Poland's second episode with a people subjugated by three powerful empires, the so called "Great Crime" of the Polish Partitions. With Napoleon Bonaparte and the Polish poets inspiring a nationalistic sentiment in the population, this central European people would face their greatest tes...
Roman Mythology. The less famous of the Classical Mythologies that managed to have a huge influence on society and culture for the past two millennia. Here's a brief summary of some of the more interesting tales founded by the Italian Peninsula's ancient peoples.
The exciting first video in the History of Italy series. Find out how the Italian peninsula was perfectly positioned at the heart of the Mediterranean to both dominate trade, and then rise to defeat its rivals, becoming the most powerful empire Europe, and perhaps the world has ever known.