The 47 Ronin: Japan’s Greatest Tale of Vengeance
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The 47 Ronin: Japan’s Greatest Tale of Vengeance

The 47 Ronin – Japan’s Greatest Tale of Vengeance This tremendous tale of samurai loyalty and honor goes by several names. It is usually referred to as the Akō jiken in Japan, translated as the Akō incident, or sometimes the […]

Peter the Great: Founder of the Russian Empire
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Peter the Great: Founder of the Russian Empire

Peter the Great – Founder of the Russian Empire Peter the Great was, perhaps, the most important ruler in Russian history. He took a kingdom that was stuck in its old ways and transformed it into a modern and powerful […]