Obsessed with an ancient king, Heinrich Himmler hunted for a skeleton, held ghostly candlelit ceremonies in a crypt, and transformed a medieval church into a sinister SS temple
Saint Barbara, beheaded by her own father, became the patron saint of artillery
Archaeology suggests the Vikings played this board game to practice "strategical and tactical warfare”
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In March 1455, the information age of medieval Europe began with Johannes Gutenberg's invention of the printing press.