“They bind our hands and then complain that we do not make use of them.” –Moses Mendelssohn In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, anti-Semitic violence in the German-speaking lands (there were...

Between 1800 and 1801, Spain secretly returned the Louisiana Territory to French custody; Spain was ceded the Territory in the 1763 Treaty of Paris, treaty which ended the Seven Year’s War....

The Rosetta Stone The Rosetta Stone is an Ptolemaic-era Egyptian artifact which provided the key to a modern understanding of Egyptian hieroglyphs. It is inscribed with a decree issued by King...