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A Brief History On November 1, 1893, a small force of British soldiers defeated a much larger force of African warriors at the Battle of Bembezi in the South of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) during the First Matabele War.  The British force carried the day mainly because of the addition of the Maxim machine gun to their arsenal, a weapon that was the brainchild of American inventor Hiram Maxim. Digging Deeper At Bembezi only 700 British soldiers faced 10,000 Matabele (various spellings) warriors, of which 2000 were armed with rifles and the other 8000 armed with spears and more primitive weapons. …

A Brief History Sometime between 5 and 23 million years ago, tree dwelling great apes began building sleeping platforms, including wooden pillows, to improve their sleep.  Today, one of the stylish, as well as elegant way to pack the retail products, is the pillow packaging. These boxes are designed in a way that creates a unique and creative style to your products. Add to this, pillow-shaped boxes are not only used for the retail packaging purposes but also for the packing of gifts and favor at different events. So, if you need a full-fledged package that is able to wow…

A Brief History By statute enacted on October 31, 1803, President Thomas Jefferson was authorized to take possession of various territories ceded by France to the United States of America in what is known as the Louisiana Purchase.  In the swamps of Louisiana, there roams, in the shallow depths, a modern-day dinosaur: the Louisiana Crocodile. For years, this beast plagued the lands of Louisiana, claiming a few noble Louisianan lives until a group of knights — the Cajuns — became fed up. They called themselves ‘Swamp People’. And with a group of fresh Cajun recruits, the Swamp People armed themselves…

A Brief History In 1816, the stethoscope was invented in France by René Laennec at the Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital in Paris.  A stethoscope is widely used by initial diagnostics of numerous diseases and health conditions. It is one of the most important elements which has been serving the people to know about the health problems and helping them to trace out the different types of diseases. Almost all the persons who are familiar with the use of the basics and will intuitively put ear tips into ears and a diaphragm on a sick person’s chest to listen to the lungs.…

A Brief History At the point when Resin bound surfaces were first acquainted with the resin bonded flooring UK in the mid 1990s, resin bonded aggregates were the most part utilized by the business segment for huge structure ventures. Anyway, because of improvements in pitch innovation and a decrease in the expense of total generation, UK mortgage holders and property designers presently consider a resin drive a brilliant and current option in contrast to either a landing area or blocked paved driveway. Digging Deeper Resin bound drives versus customary traditional driveways using Tarmac  House owners and property engineers are presently…

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