Richard Lemmens website

History

This page contains some essays on history, sometimes broad, sometimes specific. Also included is the War Matrix, a collection of short articles on military history.

Early civilization A brief overview of early human civlization.
Runes The futhark, the runic alphabet
Romani ite domum The Roman empire. Why did it become so great? Why did it last so long? Why did it came down?
Timeline A rough timeline for European history.
War Matrix More than 350 short articles on military history, giving an overview of war throughout the ages.
Earth 900 CE An interactive map of Earth in 900 CE. Incomplete and partly fictional, but still illuminating.