Italian Fortress Used Bastions of Fire

The papal artillery fortress Civitavecchia near Rome, Italy was outfitted in 1515 Continue reading

Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus (c. 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer. Born in the Republic of Genoa, under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean. Continue reading