Showing all 5 results
The Mongol Empire was the largest contiguous land empire in history, covering over 33 million km2˛ at its peak, with an estimated population of over 100 million people.
Location of Kuril Islands in the Western Pacific.
The Umayyad Caliphate at its greatest extent.
The Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia capsized and sank after striking an underwater rock obstruction off Isola del Giglio, Tuscany, on 13 January 2012, with the loss of 32 lives.
China sees Taiwan as a breakaway province that will eventually be part of the country again, but many Taiwanese want a separate nation.