Essays on History

Exodus of Indian from Uganda essay

On the Exodus of Indians from Uganda

Exiled Indians in the Netherlands after leaving Uganda. Bert Verhoeff / Anefo, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons Anyone even remotely aware of political leaders and political history has no doubt heard the name of the infamous President of Uganda,...

Stonehenge Essay

On the Mystery of Stonehenge

Stonehenge. Image by Pete Linforth from Pixabay Growing up anywhere around the world, I believe we have all heard of Stonehenge in some way or the other, either in school or through basic general...

Archimedes essay

On Archimedes and His Legacy

Archimedes. Domenico Fetti, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons We have all come across the name Archimedes in our schooling years. I believe (and I may be wrong) that in all parts of the world,...

Vasco da Gama Essay

Vasco da Gama and his Tainted Legacy

Vasco da Gama. National Museum of Ancient Art, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons Although I am not sure about the rest of the world, most Indians have certainly heard of the Portuguese explorer Vasco...

Code of Hammurabi Essay

On the Code of Hammurabi

The Louvre Stele in Louvre Museum, Paris. Gary Todd from Xinzheng, China, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons Many have probably heard about the Code of Hammurabi in either their history or law classes, although very...