Illustrated History

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The Wardrobe of Winston Churchill
an old poster with a man in uniform pointing at the viewer and captioned citizens
Killed by Winston Churchill, or an escape to a new life as Stalin?
Icon: This poster of Lord Kitchener helped recruit troops to fight in the trenches of the First World War
a woman standing next to a dog in front of a flag with the words keep smiling on it
Flags of Empire, for all those who love flags and especially flags of the British Empire period. Tremendous!
an antique portrait of a woman wearing a tiara
The Beginning of the End for Lady Jane Grey
a monument in the middle of a grassy area
Stone Commemorating The Battle Of Hastings 1066, Battle, East Sussex.
Stone Commemorating The Battle Of Hastings 1066, Battle, East Sussex.
an image of a woman with a quote on her face and the caption she was born fifth in line to the throne, making it likely that she would ever become queen to begin with
25 Facts About Queen Victoria, The Woman Who Transformed 19th Century Europe
Watercolor Painting Of Queen Victoria
an old news paper with the caption elvis king of rock dies at 42
Most of us remember the day that Elvis passed away. It was such a shock.
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The Impact of the Norman Conquest of England
The Norman conquest of England, led by William the Conqueror (r. 1066-1087 CE) was achieved over a five-year period from 1066 CE to 1071 CE. Hard-fought battles, castle building, land redistribution, and...
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The Papers - BBC News
Daily Express front page 12 Jun 2018 We want out!
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This is maybe one of the most powerful pictures. The numbers on the arms are from prisoners of Nazi concentration camps. The numbers replaced their names while at the camps and they were tattooed on so that they could be easily tracked by the Germans. This is why we study history. So this never happens again.
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