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Welcome to the Historical Academy, private online library and vault of historical knowledge of Prof. Bonaccorso.

Major Periods[edit]

  • Ancient Times (from the beginning of history to the Rise of Ancient Greece in 776 BC)
  • Antiquity (776 BC-473)
    • Classical Antiquity (from the Rise of Ancient Greece, marked by the first Olympics in 776 BC to the end of the Crisis of the Third Century in 284)
      • Greek Age (from the first Olympics in 776 BC to the beginning of Philip II's rule in 359)
      • Hellenistic Age (from the beginning of reign of Philip II of Macedonia in 359 BC to the end of the First Punic War in 241 BC)
      • Roman Age (from the end of the First Punic War in 241 BC to 284)
    • Late Antiquity (From the end of the Crisis of the Third Century in 284 to the Fall of Rome in 473)
  • Middle Ages (473-1492)
    • Dark Ages (from the Fall of Rome in 473 to the Battle of Hastings 1066)
    • High Middle Ages (from the Battle of Hastings in 1066 to the End of the Crusades in 1291 with the Fall of Acre)
    • Late Middle Ages (from the End of the Crusades in 1291 to the end of Hundred Years' War in 1453)
  • Age of the Nobles (1453-1700)
    • Renaissance (From the end of Hundred Years' War in 1453 to the end of Italian Wars by the Peace of Cateau-Cambrésis in 1559)
    • Age of Discord (1559-1648) - here happened numerous civl wars, such as French Wars of Religion (1562-1598), Time of Troubles in Moscovy (1598-1613), Dutch Revolt,also known as Eighty Years' War (1568-1648), English Civil War (1642-1651), and Thirty Years' War (1618-1648)
    • Westphalian Age (from the end of Thirty Years' War in 1648 to the beginning of the War of Spanish Succession in 1700)
  • Age of Nations (1700-1914)
    • Age of Enlightenment (1700-1804)
    • Napoleonic Wars (1804-1815)
    • Age of Imperialism (1815-1914)
  • World Wars (1914-1945)
    • The Great War(1914-1918)
    • Interbellum (1918-1939)
    • World War II (1939-1945)

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