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  • History Roundup 79 including Romans in India and Hitler in Argentina April 26, 2014

    Author: Beach Combing | in : History Roundups , trackback

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    1) The Sheriff of Norfolk’s Ring: All hail the metal detector

    2) The Great Wall Keeps Turning Up: a new run

    3) Some Great Hitler Survived Nonsense: look Globo

    4) Treacherous Ghost: Philby is back!

    5) 1888 Shipwreck: Under the Golden Gate Bridge?

    6) 250 Year Old Wall Paper: Woburn Abbey

    7) British Copper Age: Evidence from Ynys Mon

    8) Escape Slave Ship: south Carolina

    9) Demeter Statue: Illegal Dig in Turkey

    10) Roosevelt’s Funeral: simple ignored instructions

    11) Roman Port in India: dug up

    and from the archives

    12) Turkish in Medieval Cambodia (one of those great impossible but strangely well attested facts)

    Other links: Nessie alive!, anthropologists and farts, more on dangerous French economics book, and why German firms come out top.