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Sin City: It's the most moving exhibition of the year, capturing the moment entire families were burnt alive in Pompeii. But it also reveals how utterly depraved the Romans were

Sin City: It's the most moving exhibition of the year, capturing the moment entire families were burnt alive in Pompeii. But it also reveals how utterly depraved the Romans were | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
A new British Museum exhibition does not flinch from revealing the extraordinary sexual liberation of Pompeii wiped out by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, writes DAVID LEAFE.
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Is it right to question Israel's right to Exist - The Petition Site

For over two thousand years the Jewish community have suffered because of their race and identity and...
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Golddiggers! Group of four boys discover 4,300-year-old hair tress

Golddiggers! Group of four boys discover 4,300-year-old hair tress | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The boys aged between seven and ten found the hair tress, one of the earliest ever pieces of metal work in the UK while digging in Kirkhaugh, Northumberland.
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Shop By Department - Francis Frith

Shop By Department - Francis Frith | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
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Newest Genealogy Records

Newest Genealogy Records | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
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Colman's Mustard celebrates 200 years on Britain's tables

Colman's Mustard celebrates 200 years on Britain's tables | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The gallery of vintage pictures shows the rise of the condiment to a favourite kitchen staple including photographs, posters, leaflets and articles dating back to 1814.
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World War 1 – WW1 Military Records – Ancestry.co.uk

Search World War One service records to learn about the men who served in the military during WWI. Start learning about your past today.
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How Mary Seacole was made a saint and Florence Nightingake was smeared

How Mary Seacole was made a saint and Florence Nightingake was smeared | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
A 10ft statue of Mary Seacole (pictured) has been planned in London - but much of her fame is the undeserved product of myth-making, writes PROFESSOR LYNN MCDONALD.
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Harrowing photos show the horror of the First World War

Harrowing photos show the horror of the First World War | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
These archive images show in vivid detail the brutal conflict which began 100 years ago to the day when Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, with unimaginable consequences.
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Genocide by the Jews? - Walid Shoebat

Genocide by the Jews? - Walid Shoebat | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
Douglas Murray a prominent journalist in Great Britain discusses the issues of anti Israel propaganda and anti semitism and so called Genocide by the Jews
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Archive of rarely seen photos capturing historical moments go on show

Archive of rarely seen photos capturing historical moments go on show | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The Getty Images Gallery has selected the images from its Hulton Archive, each telling its own story and forming a wider narrative on the history of photography for its 'Jewels of the Archive' exhibition.
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Incredible century-old panoramic images of First World War battlefields taken by fearless British cameramen who risked life and limb to gather intelligence

Incredible century-old panoramic images of First World War battlefields taken by fearless British cameramen who risked life and limb to gather intelligence | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The surveillance images, hailed as some of the most important photographs of the conflict, show never-before-seen views of the Western Front.
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Was Jack the Ripper a WOMAN Salvation Army worker who turned serial killer to save the East End?

Was Jack the Ripper a WOMAN Salvation Army worker who turned serial killer to save the East End? | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The bold theory has been put forward in a new novel about the Victorian serial killer, whose elusive identity has occupied criminologists for more than a century.
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'Find a reason to go to war with Germany': said King George V

'Find a reason to go to war with Germany': said King George V | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The incredible note, sent during one of the most difficult times in British history has been made public by Adrian Graves.
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Eight members of same family fought in and survived WWI

Eight members of same family fought in and survived WWI | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The Lord brothers from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, miraculously all returned from the Great War unscathed. The youngest was just 14 when all eight enlisted.
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Hidden 'Jane Eyre' attic opens to public tours for the first time

Hidden 'Jane Eyre' attic opens to public tours for the first time | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
A secret staircase to the room was rediscovered a decade ago at Norton Conyers, North Yorkshire, where Charlotte Brontë was said to have been captivated when she visited in 1839.
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Soldier turned his violin into fascinating WWI diary by carving the names and dates of the battles he fought in into the wood 

Soldier turned his violin into fascinating WWI diary by carving the names and dates of the battles he fought in into the wood  | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
Tyneside soldier Ernest Johnson etched notes of where he had served into the back of the wooden instrument, which he used to to entertain troops during the First World War.
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Siegfried Sasson's diaries to be put online for the first time

Siegfried Sasson's  diaries to be put online for the first time | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The diaries of Siegfried Sassoon, including his Soldier's Declaration and poem 'They', are to be put online by the University of Cambridge for the first time.
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Photographs that compare D-Day battlefields then and now

Photographs that compare D-Day battlefields then and now | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
Seventy years ago, the coast and countryside of France played host to some of the fiercest fighting in the Second World War. Today, it is a haven of peace and a destination for tourists.
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The Bullingdon Club 1914: From the Queen's uncle to a Russian prince, they belonged to the wild Oxford dining society. Within four years, a quarter would die in the trenches

The Bullingdon Club 1914: From the Queen's uncle to a Russian prince, they belonged to the wild Oxford dining society. Within four years, a quarter would die in the trenches | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
This rare photograph carries an altogether greater poignancy - within a few weeks of the picture being taken in 1914, those 24 men’s futures evaporated as the world went to war.
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Rare Book Search Engine

Rare Book Search Engine | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
Search for rare and out-of-print books.
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Dramatic photographs from WW1 that show the carnage... and courage

Dramatic photographs from WW1 that show the carnage... and courage | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
100 years on, the wonders of 21st-century technology now allow us to see these amazing pictures of the conflict in breathtaking full colour, giving us a much keener sense of what it was actually like to be there.
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Voices from the depths of hell: Photos show messages of love, faith and patriotism carved into walls of vast network of tunnels where men lived and died during the First World War

Voices from the depths of hell: Photos show messages of love, faith and patriotism carved into walls of vast network of tunnels where men lived and died during the First World War | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
The starkly-beautiful images bring to light the subterranean conditions soldiers of the First World War endured while sheltering from constant artillery fire.
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450,000 new RAF records released online by Findmypast | News | findmypast.co.uk

450,000 new RAF records released online by Findmypast | News | findmypast.co.uk | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
Today, Findmypast in partnership with The National Archives has released nearly 450,000 service records of men of the Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force.
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Queen Victoria was a 'very naughty' Princess, her journal reveals

Queen Victoria was a 'very naughty' Princess, her journal reveals | British Genealogy | Scoop.it
Experts believe the book was used to teach Victoria, who was known as a strong-willed child, some self-control. It will go on display at Buckingham Palace.
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