‘La Noche Triste’: Cortes & The Aztecs 

Today the impact of Spanish colonisation of the Americas is abundantly clear. The Spanish language dominates Central and South America and the culture of the once mighty power is still ever-present. Spanish expeditions to the America’s were not as clean cut as many would imagine however, and their conquest of these lands – and the … More ‘La Noche Triste’: Cortes & The Aztecs 

Dreams of the Past: A United Celtic Kingdom

Throughout the late 13th to early 14th century, the British Isles were the scene of bloody conflict. The Scottish wars of Independence, initiated with the rebellion of William Wallace and Andrew Moray – and completed by Robert Bruce – were arduous, brutal conflicts that tore at the very fabric of medieval Britain. Scotland had long … More Dreams of the Past: A United Celtic Kingdom