Little Collingwood Street, Bethnal Green 1900, by John Galt. Galt worked as a missionary for the methodist London City Mission. He took photographs in the East End to illustrate lectures which he gave up and down the country to raise funds for the mission’s work. The photographs were taken primarily to show that those whom the mission sought to help, though poor, were nevertheless worthy of salvation.
immigrants from Denmark, Netherlands, and Germany spoke a cluster of related dialects falling within the Germanic branch of the Indo-European language family. Their language began to develop its own distinctive features in isolation from the continental Germanic languages, and by 600 A.D. had developed into what we call Old English or Anglo-Saxon, covering the territory of most of modern England.
Directed by James Gray. With Marion Cotillard, Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Renner, Dagmara Dominczyk. In 1921, unfortunate circumstances drive newly arrived immigrant Ewa into a life of prostitution, and a complex, volatile relationship with two men - her conflicted pimp and his romantic cousin.
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The Viking Invasions. Den første bølge af vikingeangreb mod de engelske kyster strakte sig over en periode på godt hundrede år. I begyndelsen var angrebne små og spredte, men de tog hurtigt til i styrke og omfang, indtil de havde karakter af regulære erobringstogter, der fik varig betydning for udviklingen i England i de følgende århundreder.