The commonwealth was fairly serious regional power. The 17th century it almost annexed Russia, but it came to an end as it had weakened further and further until it was partitioned by three empires; Russia, Prussia, and Austria. Their sovereignty had been eliminated, however thier culture never died.
As the First World War came to a close the map of central and eastern europe changed drastically. Many smaller nations had seen a chance to break away from Foreign powers, and the US president Woodrow Wilson made special note on Polish independence in his 14 points.
The Thirty years war started in 1618 and ended in 1648. It was a war about the protestant reformation. The catholics and protestants were at each others throat. With tensions high, we take a look at what started The Thirty year war.
The Protestant King of Denmark, Christian IV, had a vested interest in this conflict. Denmark,England, and Scotland joined to protect the still- standing Dutch, who were completely neglected. We dive into how this war needed.
We take a in depth look at the Emu war. Australian Veterans return to their home Girt by sea and many decide to take up farming and western Australia on the land they had been rewarded with for their service. Emus numbering in the tens of thousands stormed the farms kick starting the war