Alliances were a large part of World War One. The Triple Alliances consisted of Germany, Austria- Hungary and Italy. Another alliance group was the Triple Entente which consisted of Britain, France and Russia.
"I told the government they could stick their medals where the monkey puts it nuts" - Resistance heroine who led men against the Nazis. Nancy Wake, the Second World War's most decorated woman, died at the age of 98 in
Gavrilo Princip, July 1894 – 28 April was the man who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, in Sarajevo on 28 June Princip and his accomplices were arrested and implicated a number of
Alberto Vargas was a noted Peruvian painter of pin-up girls. He is often considered one of the most famous of the pin-up artists. Numerous Vargas paintings have sold and continue to sell for hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Under the guns of their tanks, men of a "floating" armored division called "The Orphans" of the U. tank forces pray with the guidance of Major George F. Daum (right), their chaplain, before going into battle with the Germans.