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History Today column: Herodotus, Camden and the reclamation of history

I have recently been reading Tom Holland’s superb new translation of Herodotus’ Histories. I am by no means an authority on classical writers, but I have always enjoyed Herodotus. 660 more words

Books And Literature

SPOILT FOR CHOICE; UK MINI CRUISES IN 2015

For those looking to dip a first time toe into cruising’s alluring world, one of the best and most economical options is the mini cruise. With options ranging from between two to five days, these are a good deal both in terms of time and cash outlay. 660 more words

Stylish, Elegant Travel With Some Delightful Twists And Surprises...

Marriage Counselling

Dear England,

I just wanted you to know that even after all this chaos, I still love you. I don’t think for a moment those idiotic, racist, inflammatory remarks from your elected representative’s are in any way a reflection of the majority of the people of your land. 192 more words

Politics

Britannia Hotel Wigan Solutions

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Britannia

Everything for him—nothing at all for her

Front text:

Those who ask shant have, Those who dont ask dont want

“EVERYTHING FOR HIM—NOTHING AT ALL FOR HER.”

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Printed and Published by the Artists’ Suffrage League, 186 more words

Artists' Suffrage League

Uskonnollisuuden jakautuminen kaupunkialueella

Kun tarkastellaan uskonnollisen populaation jakautumista kaupunkialueella (ks. kartta alla), nähdään että eri kaupungeissa ateistien (tai uskovien) määrä voi jakautua dramaattisesti eri tavoin. Minkälaisia selityksiä näkisitte näille jakautumiseroille? 495 more words

Ateismi

Steam Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s, New winds of change at the Mid-Hants

Steam Railway Preservation in the 1980s and 1990s

New winds of change at the Mid-Hants

From an article by Mervyn Turvey

Comparing notes! Two Bulleid Pacifics stand side by side at Ropley on April 29, 1003. 464 more words

Steam Trains