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Bantu Migration

Bantu Migration

The migration of the Bantu people from their origins in southern West Africa saw a gradual population movement sweep through the central, eastern, and southern parts of the continent starting in the...

Ephemeris of September 9

Ephemeris of September 9

1976: Mao Zedong dies in Beijing at the age of 82 1975: successful launch of the Viking 2 probe, which leaves to explore March 1943: After the Italian surrender, Corsica rises against the German occupier. 1850 : California becomes the 31st state of the United States. 1642: At the heart of the Thirty Years' War, the French army, which invaded Roussillon, takes Perpignan.

The history of the space conquest

The history of the space conquest

World History The history of the conquest of space, from the beginnings of Sputnik to the International Space Station. Relive the milestones of this extraordinary adventure that took man to space and to the moon. Search our hundreds of articles, or browse our selection below!

Hadrian's Wall: Outline Map

Hadrian's Wall: Outline Map

Hadrian& 39;s Wall: Outline MapMap showing the route of Hadrian& 39;s Wall and the location of the wall forts and other forts close to the line of the wall. The marked line is actually that taken by the modern long distance footpath, which follows the wall faithfully for most of its length. The only significant exception is at the far eastern end of the wall, where the wall itself is now lost underneath modern Newcastle on Tyne, and so the footpath follows the Tyne.

Contains photographs of the Garrison Railroad station - History

Contains photographs of the Garrison Railroad station - History

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Max Elitcher

Max Elitcher

Max Elitcher - a detailed biography of Max Elitcher that includes images, quotations and the main facts of his life.