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ww2 Navy Losses

Every Ship Lost by Great Britain in WWII - Quiet Images of Great Loss and Heroism–British Navy Losses, 1945

Gen. Hisaichi (or Hisakazu) Tanaka, Hong Kong occupier, moments before his execution in China on March 27, 1947

Hisaichi (or Hisakazu) Tanaka, Hong Kong occupier, moments before his execution in China on March 1947

Charlemagne (748 - 814), Holy Roman Emperor, my 37th great grand-uncle.  Knowing this in high school certainly would've made World History less boring!

Eastern and western christianity were split. Hostility greeted the Frankish king Charlemagne. Pictured is the Frankish king Charlemagne.

Shield for crossbowmen. Coat of Arms of the Holy Roman Empire and the City of Zürich. (Ca 1440)

Shield for crossbowmen. Coat of Arms of the Holy Roman Empire and the City of Zürich.

The Carolingian Empire at its greatest extent, with the three main divisions of 843.  Charlemagne King of the Franks, King of the Lombards, Emperor of Holy Roman Empire Carolingian.  My 39th great grandfather  Birth 2 April 742 in Leige, Allier, Auvergne, France  Death 28 January 814~House of History, LLC.

The Carolingian Empire at its greatest extent, with the three main divisions of Charlemagne King of the Franks, King of the Lombards, Emperor of Holy Roman Empire Carolingian.

A Mongolian archer, 1932. Photographed from behind so you can really see the quiver and arrows. The bow's a little haeder to make out. In the background is an ox/water buffalo and a cart.

A Mongolian archer, Photographed from behind so you can really see the quiver and arrows. The bow's a little haeder to make out. In the background is an ox/water buffalo and a cart.

Mongol empire divided. Using this map - list out the different khanates.    - Khanate of the golden Horde   - Khanate of the great Khan  - ilkanate  - Chagatai Khanate

After the death of Genghis Khan, four Mongol Empires called Khanates existed. These were the Yuan Dynasty (or Khanate of the Great Khan), the Ilkhanate, the Chagatai Khanate, and the Khanate of the Golden Horde.