Sunday, November 11, 2018

Armistice at 100

A century ago today, the guns of the Great War fell silent.

This also marks the end of German-speaking monarchy, save Liechtenstein.

Hundert Jahre Interregnum sind ganz mehr als genug!

Friday, October 19, 2018

Kirk 100

A century ago today, Russel Kirk was born.


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Christianity in the French Revolution

Notre Dame Cathedral from the Seine River225 years ago today, Christianity was disestablished in France.

Interregnum of Portugal

108 years ago today, the interregnal government of Portugal commenced.



Viva o Rei!

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Wilsonian Terms

Mordor on the PotomacA century ago today, the German Empire sought an armistice with the bête noire of this weblog, who later the same month “responded,” saying only a “democratic Germany” would be dealt with.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Damascus

The historical palace of SaladinFive score years ago today, Ottoman forces abandoned Damascus.

The next day Lawrence of Arabia is said to have taken Damascus, but reportedly, there's more to it.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Bulgaria Withdraws

Ferdinand I, Tsar of BulgariaA hundred years ago today, the Kingdom of Bulgaria sought a ceasefire with the Allied Powers.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018