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  • History Roundup 43 including the Blarney Stone and Mammoths March 19, 2014

    Author: Beach Combing | in : History Roundups , trackback

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    Today’s post on Greek influence on Chinese sculpture

    1) Big Stones in Siberia: Herodotus and beyond

    2) A Lost Underground Route: London

    3) Who Killed the Mammoth: sun or man?

    4) Origins of Blarney: Home or abroad?

    5) The Heath Hen: Extinct bird on archival film

    6) Ancient Egyptians and Cats: earlier than we thought

    7) Med Boat Wreck: Croatia, 3200

    8) UN Warns Combatants Away from Syrian Archaeological Sites: no one listens

    9) British Sporting Print: long wondered about these

    And other links: the missing Malaysia plane and other of its ilk, St Urho (rival to Patrick), army and coffee, and wet earth diamond.