First World War

The First World War (1914-1918) was a warfare between the great powers of the time, developed mainly in Europe. Already in the 19th century, the … Read more

French Revolution

The French Revolution was (1788-1799) a great struggle between the Old Regime, marked by a society organized in estates, and its opponents. The conflict transcended … Read more

Russian Revolution

The Russian Revolution was a series of uprisings that took place in 1917 to overthrow Tsar Nicholas II and, later, the provisional government . The … Read more

Second World War

Fought between 1939 and 1945, World War II was a global warlike conflict between the Allies (Great Britain, the Soviet Union and the United States) … Read more

Treaty of Versailles

The Treaty of Versailles (June 28, 1919) was the most significant of the peace agreements signed at the end of the First World War. The … Read more

Black Monday

Black Monday (by its name in English, Black Monday) was a drastic fall that the US Stock Market experienced. This owes its name to what … Read more


The Vietcong or National Front for the Liberation of Vietnam was a communist political and military organization that fought against the South Vietnamese regime and … Read more

Mexican Revolution

The Mexican Revolution (1910) began as an uprising against General Porfirio Díaz. However, the insurrection ended up leading to a prolonged civil war in Mexico … Read more

Hundred Years War

Framed in the late Middle Ages, the Hundred Years War was fought between France and England. Despite its name, the war combined periods of truce … Read more

War of Independence

The Spanish War of Independence took place between 1808 and 1814. Under the pretext of invading Portugal, Napoleon’s French troops entered Spain. Thus, Napoleon appointed … Read more

Alfred Marshall

The British Alfred Marshall (1842-1924) was a prominent economist considered to be the founder of the neoclassical school. A versatile man, he developed his career … Read more

Great Recession of 2008

The Great Recession is the name given to the period of economic crisis that originated in the 2008 mortgage bubble. This had repercussions on the … Read more