I am a trained historian who has written a number of articles about a range of historical topics. These can be found on my history blog, History Rhymes.
Areas of Interest
American western expansion
Royalty and aristocracy
Architecture and building design
Æthetics of design
Qualifications and Works
Postgraduate Diploma in Nineteenth-Century Studies - University of Sheffield - Sheffield, England
Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Wyoming - Laramie, Wyoming, USA
My history blog
Work placement at the Humanities Research Institute at the University of Sheffield
Kaiser Wilhelm II abdicated after the end of the First World War, but that is generally when he exits the stage of popular history. So what happened to him? What did he do in that time? This article aims to explore some of these questions….
It is hard to believe that an entire decade has elapsed since I published my first History Rhymes blog post entitled “Starting Out.” A lot has changed in the past ten years and I have big plans for it for the future.
The rule of the Bavarian kings ended with the German Revolution of 1918-1919 in the immediate aftermath of World War I. The royal family became enemies of the Nazis and had to flee Germany, but never gave up the dream of restoring the monarchy.
History Rhymes has been picked to be featured in an editorial by Tutorful called “History Lovers: Awesome Websites and Resources To Cure Your Boredom”….
A long, tragic series of events brought King Ludwig III to the Bavarian throne. He was the monarch who was never destined to become king. He did not inherit it, but instead took it from his mentally ill cousin. Ludwig also saw the end of his family’s 700-year rule over Bavaria.
King Otto I was the king who never reigned. His story was a tragic one that to this day remains unique in the history of Bavaria. He became king upon his older brother’s death, but as he had already been declared insane and mentally unfit to rule, his uncle took over his royal duties as prince regent.
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The Old West is a website that aims to bring the old American wild west to the internet in a fun and interactive way.
The Old West