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Photography vs Art

I came across this in the Bodleian Library today:

It is ‘Welch’s Album of Portsmouth and Southsea Views’, printed in Germany, and sold by R. and W. 172 more words

Photos: The Back Story

The Oak Tree: Nature's Greatest Survivor

A quick shout-out for Oak Tree: Nature’s Greatest Survivor, shown on BBC 4 this week (and available for another 25 days on iPlayer) – a 90-minute documentary detailing a year-long study of a single 400-year-old oak in Oxfordshire. 956 more words

Nature & Environment

England Expects: Nelson at Trafalgar

Admiral Horatio Nelson

“Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be.” Horatio Nelson… 1,366 more words

History