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my 2 favorite ancient civilizations were the Aztecs and the vikings...
I listened to this this morning. Manchester accents, but they sound so strange. Very sweet naive account of their thoughts on where they were evacuated!...
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/06/06/d-day-landing-sites-pictures_n_5458026.html...
Did you know that 'Joseph Hansom' who designed & patented the Hansom cab in 1834 is the same Joseph Hansom who designed the 'Holy Name Church' http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hansom_cab...
I am researching my family tree and have found out that my late Mother inherited around £12000 in the early 1950's - just interested to know would that of been considered a 'large' amount then and...
Does anyone know where exactly this is to view: United Kingdom - Tilton on the Hill where there is a memorial to a 657 Sqn AAC Lynx that crashed en route from Dishforth, North Yorkshire, to RAF Odiham...
pick me up mag issue 24 stuck on last one 16 a collect bit by bit 5 gl-an...
The assumption is that the middle-ages would absolutely reek of muck, ammonia and general rot - as this is how the world appears on TV and in film. But would it really? Would anyone care to share...
...Calais?
I would be grateful if a kind soul would give me a bullet=point type breakdown of the above battle. I have tried reading the wiki description of the battle but I have a very short attention span and...
My stepfather and his mates finished school, met up and began their usual evening journey to the nearby country park. The reason? They were visiting the locally based US and Polish soldiers, camped...
The Michael X files were given a D notice and wont be opened if at all until 2055 ish. Do you think as well as the photos of Princess Margaret the files contain evidence of the paedophile activities...
Take a look at what happened last time. An interesting piece of history. http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-27405350...
that i'd like to find out about i can't ask anyone in my family. I know her name, town of birth and that she was born somewhere between 1939 and 1949 (probably towards the latter end because my grand...
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2636260/The-changing-face-London-Incredible-photos-reveal-transformation-wrought-capital-iconic-bridges-200-years.html...
why did Lincoln hesitate to free slaves even though he believed in abolition?
Which year did the British Legion become Royal?
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Just read a book about Operation Market Garden, the huge allied campaign after D Day to try to finish the war quickly. The book says that a large number of parachutists jumped, but a small number...
What would be the purpose of a bailiff in 1783 in a Suffolk village.
Hi A/b's my question is does anyone know of and recommend a genealogy software for the MacBook Pro??? Thank you in advance. Rick...

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