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French cavalry advance towards Namur

French cavalry advance towards Namur

French cavalry advance towards Namur Here we see a column of French cavalry advancing towards Namur in 1914, with the intention of aiding the defenders. After Namur fell to the Germans the movement was stopped.

Michael Marks

Michael Marks

Biography of Michael Marks

Biography and myths of King Midas, King Mita of Phrygia

Biography and myths of King Midas, King Mita of Phrygia

King Midas is a famous character from Greek and Roman mythology, renowned for his legendary ability to turn everything he touched into gold.The Myth of King Midas According to the myth of Midas, the king received a wish from Dionysus for having helped Silenus , and a prisoner of his greed, he requested that he turn everything he touched into gold.

1885 Parliamentary Reform Act

1885 Parliamentary Reform Act

A detailed account of the 1885 Parliamentary Reform Act (Redistribution of Seats) that includes includes images, quotations and the main facts of his life. GCSE: Parliamentary Reform. A-level - (OCR) (AQA)

Loftus: The Hall of Dreams

Loftus: The Hall of Dreams

“There had stood a great house in the centre of the gardens, where now was left only that fragment of ruin. This house had been empty for a great while; years before his—the ancient man’s—birth. It was a place shunned by the people of the village, as it had been shunned by their fathers before them.

Combat Infomation Centre on USS Louisville (CA-28), 1943

Combat Infomation Centre on USS Louisville (CA-28), 1943

Combat Infomation Centre on USS Louisville (CA-28), 1943 Here we see the Combat Infomation Centre on the Northampton class heavy cruiser USS Louisville (CA-28) as it was on 17 December 1943. This view shows the forward starboard corner, with the plot table, radio operator& 39;s positions and the Dead Reckoning Tracer.