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  • A Very Brief History of Iceland

    When most people think of Iceland they think of Vikings, but the first discovery of the isolated country is thought to have been made by the Greek explorer, Pytheas, in 325 BC. On his…

    April 24, 2016
  • A Very Brief History of Delhi

    India’s capital is a city that began its life shrouded in myth and barrelled its way through history, alternately raised up by wealth, and brought low by invasions and war. The city’s early history…

    March 9, 2016
  • A Very Brief History of Rajasthan

    Formerly known as Rajputana, Rajasthan is the largest state in India and is often known as The Land of the Kings, because of its extensive history as one of the earliest seats of Indian…

    February 25, 2016