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Top 11 Historical Myths Debunked - European History - About.com
There are an awful lot of known 'facts' about Europe's history which are actually false. Everything you read below is widely believed, but click through to find out ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/historicalmyths/tp/Top-Historical-Myths-Debunked.htm
Was Adolf Hitler a Socialist? Debunking a Historical Myth
The Myth: Adolf Hitler, starter of World War 2 in Europe and driving force behind the Holocaust, was a socialist. The Truth: Hitler hated socialism and communism  ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/germanyandprussia/fl/Was-Adolf-Hitler-a-Socialist-Debunking-a-Historical-Myth.htm
The Death of Catherine the Great (Historical Myths) - European History
This entry in our historical myths series examines two legends about the death ... Take a quick look around the web and you'll find pages debunking the idea of ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/catherinethegreat/a/histmyths1.htm
Did Medieval People Believe in a Flat Earth? - European History
It was around this date that Greek thinkers began to not only realise the earth was ... Top 10 Historical Myths Debunked · 6 Myths About Flat Shoes · Flat Earthers ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/historicalmyths/a/histmyths7.htm
Debunking The Protocols of the Elders of Zion - European History
The Myth: The Protocols of the Elders of Zion are the records of 24 (or 27) meetings held in Basel at the time of the First Zionist Congress in 1897. They detail a ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/historicalmyths/a/The-Protocols-Of-The-Elders-Of-Zion.htm
Historical Myths - Index of Historical Myths - European History
Taking common historical myths and revealing the truth. ... Top Historical Myths Debunked · There's an awful lot of known facts about Europe's history which are ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/historicalmyths/
Ring a Ring a Roses and the Plague ... - European History
The Myth: The British children's rhyme 'Ring a Ring a Roses' is all about the plague ... Top Historical Myths Debunked · How did Catherine the Great Die?
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/historicalmyths/a/Ring-A-Ring-A-Roses.htm
Horned Helmets - Viking Myths and Facts - European History - About ...
The Myth Viking warriors wore horned or winged helmets. The Truth There is no evidence, archaeological or otherwise, that Viking warriors wore any type of ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/thevikings/a/histmyths6.htm
Adventure Game Myths and Facts Part 1 - Classic Video Games
When researching articles of the early days of Text Adventure games, I discovered so much misinformation out there, not online, but with some bad facts dating ...
http://classicgames.about.com/od/history/tp/Video-Game-History-Debunking-Adventure-Game-Myths-And-Facts-Part-1.htm
The Bad Old Days – Introduction - Medieval History - About.com
A popular net hoax purports to provide facts about the Middle Ages that ... Debunking modern myths about the Middle Ages .... Medieval History Essential.
http://historymedren.about.com/od/dailylifesociety/a/bod_intro.htm
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