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Andy Warhol (1928-1987) was a world-famous artist who rose to fame during the middle of the 20th century and was a leader in the Pop Art movement. His works are instantly recognizable, from paintings of Campbell's Soup cans to recolored silkscreens of famous people, and are among the most valuable p
Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener was a distinguished officer in the British Army in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Having played a key role in the Sudan and the Boer War, Kitchener is best remembered for working to raise troops during World War I. Kitchener was killed in 1916, while
Chinese brush painting is an ancient technique that has been around for thousands of years. This technique it typically used to draw out Chinese symbols. It is important to focus on pressure and how you handle the brush, because even an slightly increased amount of pressure can build up ink and chan
The Gracchi Brothers - Tiberius Gracchus and Gaius Gracchu
The Dreyse Needle Gun was the first military rifle to incorporate breech-loading with a bolt-action. Entering service in 1848, the Needle Gun was used extensively by Prussian forces during the Austro-Prussian and Franco-Prussian Wars. In 1871, the Needle Gun was replaced by the Mauser Rifle.