The cannon was an important type of firearms at the beginning of modern history, widespread both on land and water.
The Ottoman fleet suffered a catastrophic defeat by the fleet of the Holy League.
Darwin's legendary voyage aboard HMS Beagle played a crucial role in the development of the Theory of Evolution.
English sailing ships were among the best ships in the 17th-19th centuries.
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.
Napoleon I, who crowned himself emperor, was one of the most outstanding military commanders in history.
Schooners, first built in the Netherlands in the 17th century, were mainly used as merchant ships.
Christopher Columbus' three-masted carrack, the Santa Maria was the flagship of his first, landmark voyage.
James Cook's legendary journey around the world proved to be enormously valuable for science.
World War I brought major changes in military technology, due to the development of new weapons.
The Hussites mastered the use of war wagons in the 15th century.