Editor'S Choice

Raymond Aubrac

Raymond Aubrac

Biography of Raymond Aubrac

Grim humour on Tarawa.

Grim humour on Tarawa.

Grim humour on Tarawa.

What is the silver object on the desk and what is 'Elizabeth I' doing with it?

What is the silver object on the desk and what is 'Elizabeth I' doing with it?

Hollywood movies have never been known for their historical accuracy, which is often sacrificed in the pursuit of entertainment, and the plot & script of the 1939 film 'The Private Lives of Eli…

US Troops approach ruins, Gudingen, 1945

US Troops approach ruins, Gudingen, 1945

US Troops approach ruins, Gudingen, 1945 Here we see troops from General Patch& 39;s 7th Army approaching some ruins in Gudingen, a town to the south of Saarbruecken.

The life of a slave in ancient Pompeii

The life of a slave in ancient Pompeii

Amica was a slave from ancient Pompeii whose traces were etched into a tile in an ancient Roman temple. This find is remarkable for her status as a slave, since much is still unknown about slaves in Pompeii history, according to Lauren Hackworth Petersen of the University of Delaware.

HMS Lurcher in the Solent

HMS Lurcher in the Solent

HMS Lurcher in the Solent Here we see the Firedrake group Acheron class destroyer HMS Lurcher in the Solent, with one of the Palmerston forts in the background.