Wednesday, 21 December 2016

TimeWatch Agents - Nora of Kelmendi

My final post for the year, brings us Nora of Kelmendi, 17th-century Albanian warrior-princess, the "Helen of Albania" whose great beauty sparked a war.

Wikipedia article on Nora of Kelmendi

Sunday, 18 December 2016

TimeWatch Agents - Wiebbe Hayes

Dutch colonial soldier, national hero, and natural leader, private Hayes organised a ragged band of shipwreck survivors to effectively defend themselves against a group of murderous mutineers on a small island off the coast of Australia.

Wikipedia article of Wiebbe Hayes