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Chan Chan Timeline

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Was Fakhri Pasha really nicknamed “Tiger of the Desert” by the British?

Was Fakhri Pasha really nicknamed “Tiger of the Desert” by the British?

It is mentioned in multiple places (eg. in "With Lawrence in Arabia" by L.J. Thomas, in this article, and even in the Wikipedia page about him) that Fakhri Pasha (Fahreddin Paşa), the commander of…

Randolph, Edmund - History

Randolph, Edmund - History

Randolph, Edmund (1753-1813) Governor of Virginia: Randolph attended the College of William and Mary, then studied law under his father, John Randolph. Edmund Randolph& 39;s uncle, Peyton, was first president of the Continental Congress. After serving briefly as an aide-de-camp to General Washington in 1775, Randolph began his public career.

Grumman Martlet lands on carrier

Grumman Martlet lands on carrier

Grumman Martlet lands on carrierHere we see a Grumman Martlet landing on a British carrier after a reconnaissance flight. This picture gives a good idea of the number of people involved in a safe carrier landing.

October 9, 2012-Netanyahu Calls For New Elections - History

October 9, 2012-Netanyahu Calls For New Elections - History

Israel UpdateA Daily AnalysisBy Marc SchulmanOctober 9, 2012-Netanyahu Calls For New ElectionsPrime Minister Netanyahu has called for new elections. This comes as no surprise. It also makes total sense from his perspective. There is no reason to believe Netanyahu will not be reelected with the Likud being the largest bloc.

King Louis XIV's vegetable garden

King Louis XIV's vegetable garden

Instruction for fruit and vegetable gardens - part one Instruction for fruit and vegetable gardens - part two Instruction for fruit and vegetable gardens - part four Instruction for fruit and vegetable gardens - part sixCloseTitle: instruction for fruit and vegetable gardens - part oneAuthor: Date creation: 1690 -Dimensions: Height 26.7 cm - Width 20.5 cm Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: Palace of Versailles, Dist.