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Why didn't the Black Death made the peasants more desperate and more accepting of exploitation?

Why didn't the Black Death made the peasants more desperate and more accepting of exploitation?

The Black Death is said to have made labor more expensive and the peasants free. But why hasn't the opposite happened?

What is the historical significance of the Tryzub to Ukrainian diaspora?

What is the historical significance of the Tryzub to Ukrainian diaspora?

The Tryzub appears on the coat of arms of Ukraine. What is its historic significance to the diaspora? I am aware this is the symbol of the sea god Poseidon of Greek mythology, for this reason I wo…

Good Introductory World History book?

Good Introductory World History book?

I'm a total novice in humanities and I want to start learning world history. Which do you guys recommend (looking for introductory and didactic books). Thank's in advance

Aztec canine burial found in Mexico

Aztec canine burial found in Mexico

It is well known that dogs were sacred animals with a special symbolism for the ancient Aztec inhabitants of Central America. In the heart of Mexico's capital, a funerary site has appeared under an apartment block from which 12 corpses of dogs have been extracted, originally accompanied by human remains or simply as part of an offering to the divinities.

America bombs Rome

America bombs Rome

On July 19, 1943, the United States bombs railway yards in Rome in an attempt to break the will of the Italian people to resist—as Hitler lectures their leader, Benito Mussolini, on how to prosecute the war further.On July 16, President Franklin Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill appealed to the Italian civilian population to reject Mussolini and Hitler and “live for Italy and civilization.

Kyne DE-744 - History

Kyne DE-744 - History

Kyne(DE-744: dp. 1,240, 1. 306& 39;; b. 36& 39;8& 34;, dr. 8& 39;9& 34;, s. 21 k.; cgl. 186, a. 3 3& 34;, 2 40mm., 10 20mm., 9 dcp., 2 dct., 3 21& 34; tt.; cl. Cannon)Kyne (DE-744) was laid down on 16 April 1943, by the Western Pipe & Steel Co,, Los Angeles, Calif., launched 15 August 1943, sponsored by Mrs.