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Warszawo walcz!

Tego miasta miało nie być. Miał nie zostać wedle rozkazu kamień na kamieniu. Miał być gruz.

Dziś 70 lat poźniej patrzę na najpiękniejsze miasto na świecie. 284 more words

MAYA DEREN'S AT LAND (1944)

Maya Deren’s At Land (1944) opens with a scene of fearsome waves crashing against a desolate shore. It could almost be described as Debussian, save for the unsettling dead and total silence that continues, unabated, throughout the film. 706 more words

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Spłynęła łza i pierwszy strzał

Ludzie żyją chwilą, w swojej wyidealizowanej bańce nowoczesności. Historia to dla nich przeszłość zakończona. Zamknięte rozdziały zostawione gdzieś za sobą. Czy tak być powinno? Czemu tak rzadko pamiętamy o bohaterach sprzed lat? 124 more words

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World War I – 1914
The dominoes begin to fall as France and Germany begin full mobilization of their armies. Germany declares war on Russia at 6 p.m. 62 more words

Texana

"Rompin' in '44" - Edmond Hall's All Star Quintet (1944)

Blue Note 12″rpm; New York, January 25, 1944: Edmond Hall-cl/Red Norvo-vib/Teddy Wilson-p/Carl Kress-g/Johnny Williams-b.

Let’s celebrate Jazz between the Wars’ 101st post by listening to this lively and enjoyable “romping” song, co-written by Edmond Hall. 87 more words

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1944 the Hongkong Lithographic Company Limited

1944 the Hongkong Lithographic Company Limited

Letters from Macau

The following series of letters dating from June 1944 – March 1945 reveals the genesis of the Tiger Balm and Pedro Xavier relationship. 1,438 more words

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James Carver, 1944 - 2013

James Carver, the 14th President of Athletics New South Wales died, on January 20th 2013, aged 68 years.

Jim, as he was always known, was born in Carlisle in North West England, on January 24th 1944. 702 more words

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