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Ghurkhas at Ngakyedauk

Ghurkhas at Ngakyedauk

Ghurkhas at Ngakyedauk Here we see a force of Ghurkhas from the 14th Army advancing in the Ngakyedauk area of Burma while taking part in the relief of the 7th Indian Division, then besieged in the & 39;Admin Box& 39;.

Face of King Robert The Bruce, Outlaw King is Brought Back to Life 700 Years After His Death

Face of King Robert The Bruce, Outlaw King is Brought Back to Life 700 Years After His Death

In the recently released Netflix film Outlaw King, Chris Pine portrays Robert the Bruce as a noble and understated freedom fighter, with brown hair, steely blue eyes and a suitably chiseled chin. But how close does this portrayal come to the true looks of the 14th century King of Scotland?

Annexation of Texas

Annexation of Texas

Following the 16th century conquests of Hernando Cortez, Spanish forces extended their influence northward into what is the present-day United States. This Expansion established a Spanish (and later Mexican) claim to much of the southwestern part of the United States and California.Increasing numbers of American settlers filled the region north of the Rio Grande, particularly in the 1820s and 1830s.

When were public roads cleaned electromagnetically?

When were public roads cleaned electromagnetically?

In the first half of the 20th century, tires were more often punctured, so metal waste on the roadway was a bigger problem. The book "Lorries, Trucks and Vans 1897-1927" features an electromagnetic…

The fascination of ruins: Arras in the Great War

The fascination of ruins: Arras in the Great War

Interior of the cathedral of Arras in ruins.SABATTE Fernand (1874 - 1940) Arras.DORIVAL Géo (1879 - 1968) Close Title: Interior of the cathedral of Arras in ruins.Author: SABATTE Fernand (1874 - 1940) Date Date of creation: 1916 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 168 - Width 137 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

Edward Steichen

Edward Steichen

Edward Steichen was an American photographer, painter, and curator of an art gallery and a museum.Early daysEdward Jean Steichen was born in Luxembourg, on March 27, 1879. They settled in Hancock, Michigan, but moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1889.Edward& 39;s early interest in art was encouraged by his mother.