Author: Leslie Gonzalez

Leslie Gonzalez

Leslie Gonzalez is a content creator for Novelty Media's History 101 section. Graduating with an MFA in writing at the University of California, Riverside, Leslie is an enthusiast for ancient history, where her topics of interest are: ancient Greece, Rome, and Mesopotamia. Ancient civilizations and mythology is her leading drive in history and enjoys reading about the ancient gods. When Leslie isn't investing her time learning about history, she writes fantasy and science fiction short stories.

Powerful historical photos that will absolutely take your breath away

Nike: a brief history of the Swoosh

16 forbidden historical places around the world

Heroic war stories that earned these unknown veterans the Medal of Honor

Who’s your daddy? The genetic expansion of Charlemagne and Genghis Khan

15 mystifying structures across the globe

Why egg-droppin’ bunnies and the resurrection of Christ are linked

Rare 2,600-year-old agate seal and clay stamp found bearing Biblical names

Why the first woman to swim the English Channel deserves our respect