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Motorbike Volunteers, Wimbledon, 1914

Motorbike Volunteers, Wimbledon, 1914

Motorbike Volunteers, Wimbledon, 1914 Not every volunteer in 1914 expected to join the infantry or cavalry - here we see a collection of motorbikes brought by volunteers who hoped to use them in action in France.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (17 November 2014), Motorbike Volunteers, Wimbledon, 1914 , http://www.

USS Idaha BB-42 - History

USS Idaha BB-42 - History

USS Idaha BB-42USS Idaho BB-42Idaho IV(BB-42: dp. 32,000 n. 1. 624& 39;, b. 97& 39;5& 34;, dr. 30& 39;; s. 21 k.;cpl. 1,081; a. 12 14 & 39;, 14 5& 34;, 4 3& 34;, 2 21& 34; tt.; cl. New York)The fourth Idaho (BB-42) was launched by New York Shipbuilding Corp., Camden, N.J., 30 June 1917; sponsored by Miss H.

Korean Pottery

Korean Pottery

The pottery of ancient Korea stretches back to prehistory when simple brown wares were made and decorated with geometrical incisions. Potters would benefit from the ideas and techniques of their Chinese...

Chandler Owen

Chandler Owen

Biography of Chandler Owen

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The "battle" of Nogent, May 14, 1912

Close Title: La Nuit de Nogent Author: BERAUD Jean (1849 - 1935) Creation date: 1913 Date represented: June 15, 1912 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Photograph by François Vizzanova Place of conservation: Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - F.

Could British India have realistically allied with both Afghanistan and the Punjab?

Could British India have realistically allied with both Afghanistan and the Punjab?

In his book The Return of a King, historian William Dalrymple is strongly critical of British policy toward Afghanistan prior to the disastrous invasion of 1839. He implies, quoting the British envoy