European Expulsion of Jews

The European expulsion of Jews began in 13th Century England. Continue reading

First City Affected by Urban Air Pollution

London, England was the first city to be affected by urban air pollution by 1273, when richer residents began complaining about coal smoke, that remained in the air. Continue reading

Standard Shoe Sizes

Shoe sizes were introduced in 1305, during the King Edward I of England’s reign. Continue reading

Shipping tax based on tonnage

All governments whether Monarchy, Patriarchy, Communist, or Democracy Require money to operate, such as it’s citizens’ taxes. New taxes are levied when funds are low. Continue reading