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Online Resources for Historians 6 RZM Feb 2012 Mar 2018 6 4238
Welcome to the DU World History Group! 0 RZM Feb 2012 Dec 2011 3 2395
"Ghosts of Stonehenge" (PBS Nova) 3 left-of-center2012 Oct 2017 Mar 2018 4 1476
"Princess's" tomb leads archeologists to revise image of ancient Celts (Germany) 2 Rowdyboy Jun 2013 Jun 2013 5 2521
"The First Vikings" (from "Archeology" about uncovering 8th century burial boats) 4 Rowdyboy Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 1839
"The Korean people burnt down the US aggression ship General Sherman which intruded into Pyongyang" 3 steve2470 Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1232
"Why the tomato was feared in Europe for more than 200 years".... 0 Rowdyboy Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 876
"Diagnosing mental illness in ancient Greece and Rome" 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 2431
"Diets of the middle and lower class in Pompeii" 2 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Nov 2014 4 1513
"God's Chinese Son: The Taiping Heavenly Kingdom of Hong Xiuquan" by Jonathan D. Spence. 3 Adsos Letter Dec 2011 Dec 2011 2 7925
"I have conquered an empire but I have not been able to conquer myself...." 7 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Nov 2014 2 6265
'How to Create the Perfect Wife' 1 mgc1961 Apr 2013 Apr 2013 0 973
'Prehistoric Sistine Chapel' gets world heritage status (BBC) 0 eppur_se_muova Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 1269
15 Surprising Facts About Marco Polo 0 left-of-center2012 Aug 2016 Aug 2016 2 1014
1535 London: Bishop John Fisher's head "grew daily fresher and fresher...caused...traffic jams" 1 steve2470 Jul 2017 Jul 2017 2 1296
17 hour 1964 BBC documentary on WWI 0 struggle4progress Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 1348
2,500 year-old gay erotica found carved in rock 0 left-of-center2012 Aug 2017 Aug 2017 3 3164
3,000-year-old Assyrian art work expected to fetch more than $10M 7 left-of-center2012 Oct 30 Oct 30 0 259
36 Pictures From The Construction Of The Titanic 1 Fearless Mar 2012 Mar 2012 4 4114
40 Maps that explain the Roman Empire.... 2 Rowdyboy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 6 1649
40 years ago today: the Jonestown massacre 4 Eugene Nov 18 Nov 19 7 297
6 Ridiculous History Myths (You Probably Think Are True) 1 Odin2005 Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 2353
A lost city reveals the grandeur of medieval African civilization 0 eShirl Feb 2014 Feb 2014 5 1562
A Merciless Place: Britain's Convict Disaster in Africa 1 RZM Feb 2012 Feb 2012 2 1048
A More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Japanese Design Award. 2 elleng Nov 2016 Nov 2016 2 1291
A Point of View: Churchill and the birth of the special relationship 1 Owlet Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 1211
A Portuguese Palestine 2 RZM Dec 2012 Dec 2012 1 942
A rare color film of the aftermath of war in Berlin 1945. 0 canoeist52 May 2015 May 2015 6 1104
A recently found ground-level photo of Hiroshima bombing 3 Bucky Jan 2013 Feb 2013 2 1457
A younger brother of the Last Emperor of China died in 2015 1 Kaleva Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 2023
Accused Nazi guard John Demjanjuk dies at 91 4 RZM Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 1578
Airplanes in WWI. I know they were pretty new then, 6 raccoon Aug 2018 Aug 2018 0 598
Allah Is Found on Viking Funeral Clothes. 1 elleng Oct 2017 Oct 2017 3 1056
Amazing time-lapse map of Europe since 1000 CE 12 RZM May 2012 Jan 2013 17 5141
An Ancient Egyptian Village Just Found in The Nile Delta Predates The Pyramids by 2,500 Years 2 ashling Sep 2018 Sep 2018 35 1154
Ancient cave speaks of Hades myth 1 ellisonz Mar 2012 Apr 2012 2 1118
Ancient Fortress Found in Spain 0 left-of-center2012 Oct 2012 Oct 2012 4 2220
Ancient Greek city Tenea found by archaeologists 0 left-of-center2012 Nov 14 Nov 14 9 281
Ancient inscription from time of King Soloman unearthed 1 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 7 1090
Ancient shipwrecks found in Greek waters tell tale of trade routes 0 left-of-center2012 Oct 12 Oct 12 4 260
Ancient tablet may contain world’s oldest ‘Yo Mama’ joke, along with sex and beer humor 8 ellisonz Feb 2012 Feb 2012 12 4914
Andrew Nagorski, Author, "Hitlerland" 1 bucolic_frolic Mar 2018 Mar 2018 2 557
Anglo Saxon ring on fb 0 ashling Jul 2018 Jul 2018 8 551
Any fans of Time Team? 0 canetoad Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 972
Any suggestions for good historical fiction books about Norway or Sweden? 4 shcrane71 Feb 2012 Jan 2013 0 3961
Any World War II buffs here? 4 CTyankee Sep 2014 Mar 2018 3 1116
Anyone else fascinated by The later Roman Republic? 4 Odin2005 Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 1360
Anyone have any good resources about the Scottish covenanters or Calvin's Geneva? 2 XemaSab Jun 2012 Jul 2012 0 1580
AP: Document backs claims KGB stopped Wallenberg probe 0 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 783
AP: Suspicions rise in Pablo Neruda's death 0 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 846
App Review: Timeline Eons 1 RZM Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 992
Archaeologists Have Possibly Discovered The Largest Ancient Settlement In South Caucasus 2 ashling Nov 5 Nov 5 7 395
Archaeology: Greece, the 10 most important discoveries of 2011 0 ellisonz Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 1059
Artifacts Show Sophistication of Ancient Nomads 2 ellisonz Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 1592
Bank of England helped sell looted Nazi gold 1 jakeXT Jul 2013 Jul 2013 1 1043
Battle-Bruised Skeleton May Be King Richard III 0 left-of-center2012 Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 865
BBC archival stories of World War II experiences - 47,000 narratives and 15k images 1 kevinbgoode1 Aug 2012 Sep 2012 2 1599
Bletchley Park: Code-breakings Forgotten Genius 1 bucolic_frolic Dec 2017 Jan 2018 10 689
Bow Before the Portrait: Sino-North Korean Relations Enter the Kim Jong Un Era 0 ellisonz Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 822
Brewing company tries to reproduce 5000 year old Sumerian beer.... 1 Rowdyboy Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 1440
Bringing home the dead 0 mgc1961 Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 955
Bronze Age wheel at 'British Pompeii' Must Farm an 'unprecedented find' 0 Bad Dog Feb 2016 Feb 2016 8 861
Build like an Aegean and Bronze Age Israel 0 ashling Jul 2018 Jul 2018 3 459
Buried 'medieval' porpoise stumps expert 2 left-of-center2012 Nov 2 Nov 2 2 304
Can anyone recommend a good book about Stalin? 13 lordsummerisle Oct 2017 Mar 2018 0 1475
Captain's Log, 1492 1 Bucky Nov 2013 Feb 2014 7 1363
Centuries-old alcohol discovered in China 1 left-of-center2012 Nov 10 Nov 10 3 303
Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctic Hut 3 left-of-center2012 Oct 21 Oct 21 4 378
Charles Dickens Lost Portrait (1843) Turns Up In So. Africa Auction 4 appalachiablue Nov 21 Nov 21 9 247
China says Great Wall is longer than previously thought 4 bemildred Jul 2012 Jul 2012 0 1617
China's tomb raiders laying waste to thousands of years of history 1 Viva_La_Revolution Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 1120
Chocolate: Origins of delicacy pushed back in time 0 left-of-center2012 Oct 31 Oct 31 0 257
Churchill as war leader: myths and realities 1 jakeXT Feb 2015 Apr 2015 2 1219
Constantinian shift 1 steve2470 Oct 2012 Dec 2012 2 3367
Copernicus' theories spark scientific revolution 1 mgc1961 Feb 2013 Mar 2013 1 1014
Could the city of Petra be an ancient Shiva temple? 1 EleazarV Jul 2012 Oct 2012 3 2626
Crash Course 41 Bucky Feb 2012 Sep 2012 11 10965
Crimes Against Humanity. Historical Evolution and Contemporary Application – M. Cherif Bassiouni 0 elleng Sep 2014 Sep 2014 2 1398
Cross posted from DU lounge. Photos from Lodz ghetto. 1 LiberalLoner Mar 2017 Mar 2017 5 751
D-day full day CBS radio broadcast 0 mucifer Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 1389
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