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France 1940: The Road to Dynamo

France 1940: The Road to Dynamo

Just before dawn on 10 May 1940 the largest concentration of motorised vehicles in history roared into action. After months of quiet it was the start of Hitler’s invasion of the West.What followed was a stunning combination of new tactics and new technologies that left Britain and France – two world superpowers – reeling.

Powhatan IV SP-3013 - History

Powhatan IV SP-3013 - History

Powhatan IV(SP-3013: dp. 18,026; 1. 544& 39;11~& 34;; b. 60& 39;2& 34;; dr. 30& 39;; s. 16 k.;cpl. 533; a. 4 6& 34;, 2 1-pars., 2 ma)Powhatan (SP-3013), originally Hamburg, was built in 1899 by Aktiengesellsehaft Vulkan, Stettin, Germany for the Hamburg-American Packet Steamship Co. Due to British control of the seas she was caught in New York at the outbreak of World War I and remained there from 31 July 1914 until commissioned as the troop transport Namburg by the Navy 16 August 1917 Comdr.

First Physical Evidence found of Ancient Egyptian Opening of the Mouth Procedure

First Physical Evidence found of Ancient Egyptian Opening of the Mouth Procedure

Ancient Egyptians took great care to mummify the bodies of high-status people and adorned and entombed them with some of the most beautiful objects ever made.

Women in the Civil War

Women in the Civil War

In many ways, the coming of the Civil War challenged the ideology of Victorian domesticity that had defined the lives of men and women in the antebellum era. In the North and in the South, the war forced women into public life in ways they could scarcely have imagined a generation before.BackgroundIn the years before the Civil War, the lives of American women were shaped by a set of ideals that historians call “the Cult of True Womanhood.

Greek mythology: the legend of Pegasus

Greek mythology: the legend of Pegasus

Greek mythology is a whole torrent of good stories and legends and perhaps one of the most famous is that of Pegasus, the famous winged horse of impressive white color, son of Poseidon, Greek god of the sea, and Medusa, the Gorgon. It says that it was born in the sources of the ocean and that is why it received its name, which comes from the Greek word phgh (pagé), which means spring.

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