Hillary M

Hillary grew up ice skating and loves spending her weekends at her local ice rink. Throughout college she found a passion for history and loves that she gets to write about it.

Facts vs. Fiction: Ridley Scott’s “Napoleon”

If you watched Ridley Scott’s epic historical drama Napoleon lately, you must wonder how much of the movie was based on true events. Well,...

4 Myths People Still Believe About Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus is widely considered one of the greatest explorers of all time. He was the first known European to reach the Caribbean and...

Ocean Exploration Team Believes it Found Amelia Earhart’s Lost Plane

On July 2, 1937, Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan embarked on a flight to Howland Island from Lae, New Guinea. It was...

Top 4 Facts About Napoleon Bonaparte

French emperor and military commander Napoleon Bonaparte is a polarizing historical figure. Some celebrate him for his conquests, while others criticize him for his...

Prayer Book Owned By Thomas Cromwell Discovered After Hiding in Plain Sight for 400 Years

It’s not uncommon to find items of historical importance hiding in plain sight. This was recently the case with a prayer book that belonged...

Earliest Most Complete Hebrew Bible is Set for Auction

The earliest most complete Hebrew Bible, known as Codex Sassoon, is set to be offered at an auction organized by Sotheby’s. The auction is...