The History Text Book

History Book

Chapter One-The Ballarat GoldrushEdit

The ballarat gold rush was one of the best gold rushs ever. Most gold our of any gold rush was found then. Unfortunately the laws where changed and everyone needed a gold mining license.

Chapter Two-A Famous EclipseEdit

 May 28, 585 B.C.—An Eclipse Ends a War The most famous solar eclipse of classical times occurred in the midst of a battle between the Medes and the Lydians. The two armies were locked in battle when "the day was turned into night." (This eclipse had been predicted by Thales, the Greek astronomer and philosopher, but the prediction was probably not known to the warring nations.) According to the Greek historian Herodotus, both sides regarded the eclipse as an omen and immediately ceased hostilities, thereby ending a six year war. They signed a peace treaty and cemented the bond between their nations with a double marriage. 

Chapter Three-Wars Throughout HistoryEdit

  • World War One

On June 28, 1914, a Serbian nationalist named Gavrilo Princip assassinated Franz Ferdinand (no, not the band), the Archduke of Austria, in Sarajevo.

  • World War Two

​This war was caused when Germany invaded Poland. It ended after Adolf Hitler commited suicide.

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