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  • History Roundup 479 including A Million Free Images from BL September 4, 2015

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    History Roundup 479 including A Million Free Images from BL

    Today’s links follow. 1) Sea Monster Figurehead: Baltic 2) Ancient Warrior Princess: Central Asia 3) A  Million Free Historic Images: British Library 4) Northern Cannibalism? Canada 5) Winged Monsters Disqualified: Utah 6) Scholar to Archive Thief: France and from the archives 7) Laddering: Punishment for Adultery Other links: the writer’s space, ten lists to change […]

    History Roundup 478 including A Martyr for Archaeology September 3, 2015

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    History Roundup 478 including A Martyr for Archaeology

    Today’s links follow. 1) A Martyr for Archaeology: Syria [compulsory reading] 2) Teen Takes Down Professor: US 3) Fake Diaries and Power: the study, the library 4) Irish American Fairies and Witchcraft: New England 5) Australian VC: Vietnam 6) Hippy Commune Photographs: US and from the archives 7) Eaten by Rats Other links: right-wing enemies […]

    History Roundup 477 including Buying a Time Machine September 2, 2015

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    History Roundup 477 including Buying a Time Machine

    Today’s links follow. 1) Amazing Flight Boots: The West (read to the end) 2) Mystery Sword: British Library 3) Were the Romans White?!: The Med 4) Time Machines You Can Buy: the marketplace 5) Talking Through the Ether: the paranormal 6) A History of the Corporation: the world and from the archives 7) The Golden […]

    History Roundup 474 including Zombie Rose and Zombie Pie Fight July 31, 2015

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    History Roundup 474 including Zombie Rose and Zombie Pie Fight

    Today’s links follow. 1) Zombie Rose: England 2) Zombie Pie Fight: Hollywood 3) Pyramid Tomb: Mesoamerica 4) Horrible History Hates Historians: Library 5) Bizarre North Korean Polish Relations: Diplomacy… 6) Welcoming Nazi to Ireland: Ulster 7) Amazing Pictograph: Turkey 8) Civil War Sword: England and from the archives 9) Hitler and Lenin Play Chess Other […]

    History Roundup 473 including Historical Dog Names July 30, 2015

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    History Roundup 473 including Historical Dog Names

    Today’s links follow. 1) Viking Spindle: Scotland 2) Thracian Valley of Kings: Bulgaria 3) Spectral Bombers: Britain 4) The First Film-maker: France 5) 19 Cent Dog Names: the Kennel 6) Risorgimento Venice: Italy 7) Ceramic Vase Print: Denmark 8) Fishy Foods: New Zealand and from the archives 9) Mad Coin Burying  Halliday Other links: Rememberance, […]

    History Roundup 472 including Spine Arrow July 29, 2015

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    History Roundup 472 including Spine Arrow

    Today’s links follow. 1) Arrow in Spine: Central Asia 2) Weird American Indian Wars: North America 3) Georgian Diary: England 4) Its Raining Pseudohistory: Roman Empire 5) Baby Race: Toronto 6) Child Warrior: Siberia 7) Diplomat, Spy and Charmer: India 8) Context of Queen’s Nazi Salute: Britain and from the archives 9) The Karma Sutra of […]

    History Roundup 471 including Bronze Age Gold Rush July 28, 2015

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    History Roundup 471 including Bronze Age Gold Rush

    Today’s links follow. 1) Roman Footprint: Britannia 2) Vandal Punished with Research Paper: US 3) Bronze Age Gold Rush: Cornwall (our Golden Cornwall) 4) Haunted Mine: US 5) Matisse Fading: Gallery 6) Shipwreck: US 7) Urine Tax: Roman Empire 8) Bone Vault: London and from the archives 9) Mystery Animal in Ancient Africa Other links: Why […]

    History Roundup 470 including Prison Women’s Hats July 27, 2015

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    History Roundup 470 including Prison Women's Hats

    Today’s links follow. 1) Ancient Village Rediscovered: Guam 2) Pre Roman Town Turns Up: Britannia 3) Spirit Stalker: US 4) What Georgians Ate: England 5) Terroir Wine: US and France 6) Prison Women (and their hats): US 7) Nun Who Turned To Stone: Afterlife 8) Wonderful Library (stepping back into the 1890s): New York and […]

    History Roundup 469 including Polar Bear Posing July 26, 2015

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    History Roundup 469 including Polar Bear Posing

    Today’s links follow. 1) Posing with Polar Bear: Germany 2) Magic Roman Baths: Sardinia 3) Man Who Killed Millions Gets a Statue: Serbia 4) Tunnel Tigers: Scotland 5) Grand Jury Evidence on Rosenbergs: US 6) Cold War Peace Camp: US 7) Bronze Age Women Rights: Turkey 8) Pet Parrots: the perch and from the archives […]

    History Roundup 468 including Alcoholic Rhino July 24, 2015

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    History Roundup 468 including Alcoholic Rhino

    Today’s links follow. 1) Alcoholic Rhino: London 2) Evil Medieval Spirit: Scotland 3) Historical Thesaurus: ! 4) Metaphysical Murder: US 5) St Peter’s Prison? Italy 6) First Female Birthday Letter: Archaeology 7) Two Years Before the Mast: the seven seas 8) Branded for Bigamy: Georgian England and from the archives 9) Medieval Sex: The Good Salvation […]

    History Roundup 467 including Magic Viking Sword July 23, 2015

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    History Roundup 467 including Magic Viking Sword

    Today’s links follow. 1) 19 Cent Magic: US 2) Dressing Up Your Identity: Wardrobe 3) The Ancient Multiverse: The Med 4) Magic Viking Sword: Norway 5) Talking To Cats: US 6) Mystery Spirals: Denmark 7) Witches Seats: Britain 8) America Destroyed Roman Empire: Us/Italy and from the archives 9) Head Turn Ruined Twentieth Century Other […]

    History Roundup 466 including First Human Object in Space July 22, 2015

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    History Roundup 466 including First Human Object in Space

    Today’s links follow. 1) KGB Hallucinations: Russia 2) Mortimer’s Tunnel: Britain 3) First Human Object in Space: Out there (not what you’d expect) 4) Holocaust Hero: Britain 5) Online Immortality: Iraq 6) Prehistoric Village, Dorset: Britain 7) Ancient Milky Paint: Africa 8) Haunted Well: Britain and from the archives 9) Genocide on Wight Other links: The […]

    History Roundup 465 including Lying about Special Services July 21, 2015

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    History Roundup 465 including Lying about Special Services

    Today’s links follow. 1) Hythe Ossuary: Britain 2) Inscription on End of Thrace: Bulgaria 3) Lying about Special Services: Britain (and presumably everywhere else) 4) Medieval Shoes Found: Underground 5) US Marine Found with Tooth: New Zealand 6) First High: India 7) First Gold Rush: America 8) Battle of Britain Blog: Britain and from the […]

    History Roundup 464 including Nazi Hoard Found July 20, 2015

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    History Roundup 464 including Nazi Hoard Found

    Today’s links follow. 1) Early Cuisine Germs: Prehistory 2) Seattle Bridge Hides Treasures: US 3) Internet Fight with Medieval Docs: Oxford (of course) 4) Ancient Bath Under Sitting Room: Jerusalem 5) Nazi Hoard Found: Germany 6) Classifying Animals: Zaire 7) New York Prophet: America 8) Stephen McKerron Missing: Scotland (upsetting) and from the archives 9) […]

    History Roundup 463 including Virgin in Limerick July 19, 2015

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    History Roundup 463 including Virgin in Limerick

    Today’s links follow. 1) Eva’s Lobotomy: Argentina 2) Weird Animal Human Burials: Celtica 3) Virgin Comes to Limerick: Ireland 4) Fart War: Japan 5) Incredible Fresco from Gaul: Zenobia’s back… 6) 18 Cent Courtesan: Britain 7) Toothed Mummy: Tibet 8) Sheep Panic of 1888: Britain and from the archives 9) Romans in China Other links: […]

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