The Hussites mastered the use of war wagons in the 15th century.
The Crow are Native Americans who inhabited the Yellowstone River valley.
The ruler of the vast Mongol Empire was the Khan.
The Byzantine Emperor was the head of the Byzantine Empire, the direct continuation of the Roman Empire.
The most important weapons of medieval Arab warriors were the bow and the sword.
The Incas´ rudimentary weapons were inadequate in their struggle against the Spanish Conquistadors.
The building complex was one of the most important Benedictine abbeys for centuries.
This animation shows the hierarchical structure of the Medieval Christian church.
The legendary Mongol ruler Genghis Khan established a huge empire through his conquests.
A rock relief located in Northeast Bulgaria, probably carved at the end of the 7th century.
The torii is a traditional Japanese gate built at the entrance of shrines.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
Every era and every culture has specific residential buildings.
The largest type of Arab sailboat, most commonly used as trading vessels in the Persian Gulf.
A sailing vessel with characteristic lugsails used for both military and trade purposes.
A geisha is a traditional Japanese entertainer whose skills include performing classical music and dance.
The architecture of traditional Samoan family settlements reflect the unique culture of their inhabitants.
Its architectural solutions and ornamentation rank this mosque among the masterpieces of Islamic art.
Viking leaders were elected from tribe members by the right of blood or an act of bravery.
These excellent shipbuilders and sailors travelled great distances on the seas and rivers.