Charles the Bald was king of the West Frankish kingdom and, later, Western Emperor.
The Viking Age refers to the period in northern Europe between the first Scandinavian raid on England and ends with the death of Harald Hardrada.
During the Middle Ages, men ruled -- except when women did. Here are a few of the women who wielded influence through husbands, sons, and grandsons.
In Ancient Greek Mythology, Astyanax was the son of the King Priam of Troy's oldest son, Hector, the Crown Prince of Troy.
Get facts about the English alphabet, including the origin of the word "alphabet" and the name of the sentence that uses all its letters.
What German name can you give your cat or dog? See popular names that German-speakers choose for their pets, along with their meaning in English.
The Sapir-Whorf hypothesis is the linguistic theory that the semantic structure of a language shapes or limits a speaker's conceptions of the world.
In the Middle Ages, the papacy directly governed specific areas of present-day Italy in a temporal, secular sense.
An independent clause is a group of words that contains a subject and a predicate. It expresses a complete thought and can be a sentence.
A Viking Timeline, showing the major events of the Viking Age as they colonized, or attempted to colonize, Europe and North America.