History

Saladin is known for destroying King Guy's army at the Horns of Hattin in 1187 and reclaiming Jerusalem for Islam after it had been ruled for nearly a century by Christian crusaders.

Expert disease detective unravels mysterious illness that killed famed 12th century sultan.

WINDSOR CASTLE IN ITS EARLIEST FORM, 1086

How an 11th century fortress thrown up by William the Conqueror became the seat of British royal power.

Pearl Harbor survivors to remember those killed.

Science edges closer to Bible accounts of Adam and Eve.

The victory at Vimy was a defining event for Canada, considered by many contemporaries and later scholars to be a significant event in Canada’s progress to full independence from Britain.