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  • History Roundup 22: Ancient Scottish Murder Victim February 23, 2014

    Author: Beach Combing | in : History Roundups , trackback

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    Note that in Feburary, as an experiment, we’ll be releasing history links roundup most days at 12.00 GMT. If you want the proper post on Walter Starkie with a nod to fairies, then please click. Woops, a bit late today. A rare siesta and a polished Sunday lunch.

    1) Ancient Murder Victim: in Scotland

    2) Buying Lawrence’s Revolt: at auction

    3) Sunken Slave Ship: the search

    4) Chinese Americans in the Civil War: they served

    5) Scrying with Mud: Miss Blanchard

    6) Experimental Vehicles of WW2: flying tanks…

    7) The Oldest Vaginal Syringe in History: livescience

    8) Rare Petroglyphs: thanks to the bad weather

    9) Humans and Inanimate Objects: including the Eiffel Tower

    10) British sea losses in WW2: amazing graphic

    11) Bonnie Prince Charlie Found: or at least the picture…

    Other posts: Arvo Part blasts through ArbosVenezuala implodes, more on Soviet snowmen from the great Michael Swords, and I’ve run out of time…