Territories under Italian Rule. Italy officially colonized Libya in 1912, Eritrea in 1890, and Italian Somaliland, the african_map.png Territories under Italian Rule southern portion of modern day Somalia, in 1884 (Ellis 623). Italy attempted to invade the kingdom of Ethiopia in 1896, but King Menelik II had previously hired European officers to train the Ethiopian military, and Ethiopia became the first African nation to successfully resist colonization (Ellis 624)
Vintage style hooked rugs for your 1930s or 1940s home
Finnish soldiers sometimes took fallen, frozen Soviet soldiers and posed them upright as psychological warfare to intimidate Soviet troops. During the Winter War, many of the soldiers were from the south and hadn’t ever experienced harsh winter conditions and ended up freezing to death due to lack of supplies.