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When the Ottomans almost conquered Italy

In 1480 Memet the Conqueror launched the most audacious expedition of his leadership. He sent an army under the Grand Admiral of the Ottman Navy, Gedik Ahmet Pashato Southern Italy to capture Otranto. The army moved inland towards Brindisi, Taranto and Lecce, but Duke Ferrante of Naples led a counterattack. The army was pushed back […]

The Indian Rebellion of 1857

▶ Check out my gear on Kit: https://kit.com/kjvids The Indian Rebellion of 1857 was a major uprising in India against the British occupation of India. Unrest had been brewing for decades, but the first sign came in Jan 1857, when a British office was burned down in protest. Two months later, 29-year-old, Mangal Pandey, urged […]