Cannons also appeared in naval warfare.
The Parisian prison became legendary after the Revolution of 1789.
The Hussites mastered the use of war wagons in the 15th century.
The design for the armoured car features the most important military requirements: reliability, portability and great firepower.
Leonardo also designed a wide variety of artillery weapons.
Before the emergence of motorised vehicles, letters and parcels were delivered by horse-drawn mail coaches.
The Mir Castle Complex, situated in the town of Mir, Belarus was built in the Gothic-Renaissance style.
Napoleon I, who crowned himself emperor, was one of the most outstanding military commanders in history.
The round tower of the largest fort in the Arabian Peninsula had an ingenious defence system.
The leader of the Ottoman Empire was the Sultan, the lord of life and death.
Influenced by Western Europe, the Tsar attempted to modernise the Russian Empire.
The American Civil War was fought between the Confederacy and the Union.
World War I brought major changes in military technology, due to the development of new weapons.
The defenders of Eger Castle invented a lethal weapon, a water wheel packed with gunpowder and oil, which proved effective against the Ottoman besiegers in...
This light tank was used by the Royal Hungarian Army in World War II.
A major battle in the history of Ottoman-Hungarian wars in the 15th century. Its memory is preserved by the noon bells that are still rung every day in...
Tanks developed in the mid-1910s quickly became the most important weapons of land-based military operations.
The main protagonists of World War II were tanks.
A brick castle in South-East Hungary; its oldest parts were probably built in the late 14th century.
The main participants in the battles of the Hungarian War of Independence were the Hungarian, the Imperial and the Russian soldiers.
The castle of Eger got its final shape and became an important component in the new chain of border forts in the 16th century.
Hans Christian Andersen´s legendary character comes to life in a diorama.