Pablo Picasso's controversial "Guernica" is a political statement. This paintings illustrates an immediate reaction to the Nazi's casual bombing during the Spanish Civil War. This painting is an antiwar symbol, and a reminder of the tragedies. Guernica i
The Rosetta Stone - British Museum - without the discovery of this hieroglyphics would never have been translated. Created in 196 BC, Discovered in 1799 by a soldier, Pierre-François Bouchard, of the Napoleonic expedition to Egypt.