The World at War (1973–74) is a 26-episode British television documentary series chronicling the events of the Second World War. At the time of its completion in 1973 it was the most expensive series ever made, costing £900,000. It was produced by Jeremy Isaacs, narrated by Laurence Olivier and has a score composed by Carl Davis. A book, The World at War, was written by Mark Arnold-Forster to accompany it.

The World at War is a British television documentary series chronicling the events of the Second World War. At the time of its completion in 1973 it was the most expensive series ever made,

Fandoms unite against a common enemy…"This is the post that will solve all the worlds problems"

Fandoms unite against a common enemy…

Fandoms unite against a common enemy…"This is the post that will solve all the worlds problems"<<< As a Homestuck I fully support the SPN fandom and their war against the Beliebers

World War 1 British enlistment poster #UpscaleYourWalls with ruemarcellin.com Orginal #Vintage #Posters and #Prints

World War 1 British enlistment poster - specifies men and excludes women - will need contrasting but shows the sexism

In honor of the centennial of World War I, we're remembering the momentous period of history that forever changed the world as we know it. July 1914 was the month that changed the world. On 28 June 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated, and just five weeks later the Great Powers of Europe were at war. But how did it all happen?

The month that changed the world: a timeline to war

July 1914 was the month that changed the world. On 28 June Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated, and just five weeks later the Great Powers of Europe were at war. But how did it all happen?

See many images of women's war work in the UK and the US at https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/women-at-war-homefront/ and https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/wartime-food-cooking-rationing-victory-gardens/ and https://www.pinterest.com/yrauntruth/women-at-war-nurses/

Women's Roles in the First World War #Infographic

Women's Roles in the First World War - an introduction / survey in infographic form.-----It took a war to show the value of women to take on traditionally "men's" work!

world war II, concentration camp, child, behind the fence, sadness, history, NEVER FORGET, human destruction

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Chicken Tenders

WWII Enigma Cipher Machine.  This highly important three-rotor Enigma deciphering machine was used by the Nazis during World War II. It is believed that acquisition of an Enigma, and the subsequent deciphering of the German codes by the Allies, shortened the war in Europe by at least two years. Examples of Enigma machines are exceptionally rare and almost all known models are in museums.

Very Rare WWII Enigma Cipher Machine. This highly important three-rotor Enigma deciphering machine was used by the Nazis during World War II. It is believed that acquisition of an Enigma, and the.

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History of Masks: a Cultural Guide to Your Halloween Costume

A short history of WWI, ending with a figure estimating the dead (possibly a reasonably conservative one).

Ah yes, Canada and Denmark's epic battle for Hans Island.    Hans Island is not far from Greenland's coast, and Canada and Denmark have been fighting over it for years.    War ships from both sides patrol the area; when they encounter each other they...show their flags.  When the soldiers leave the ships they...take the other side's flag down and raise their own.  Sometimes they leave a bottle of whiskey too.    Quite possibly the tamest war ever, despite America and Sweden's encouragement.

Ah yes, Canada and Denmark's epic battle for Hans Island. Hans Island is the smallest of three islands not far from Greenland's coast, and Canada and Denmark have been fighting over it for years.

We met a WWII vet that survived that day. Though at 90 yrs old now, it sometimes feels like yesterday to him.

Heartbreaking tribute…

A Heartbreaking Tribute. Nine thousand silhouettes were hand drawn in the sand on the Normandy beach to commemorate the soldiers and civilians who died on June

Marble Mountains or Ngũ Hành Sơn (Five Elements Mountains), Vietnam This is outside Hoi An near DaNang, Vietnam.

Vintage Driftwood: Marble Mountains or Ngũ Hành Sơn (Five Elements Mountains), Vietnam. This is outside Hoi An near DaNang, Vietnam.

D-Day by the Numbers - A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion

D-Day by the Numbers - A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion 70 years ago. (Now 71 years)

Major Charity Adams Early, the first African American woman commissioned as an officer in the Women's Army Corps

Charity Adams Earley, Black Pioneer in Wacs, Dies at 83

Major Charity Edna Adams Earley was the first African American woman to be an officer in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (later WACS) and was the commanding officer of the first battalion of African American women to serve overseas during World War II.

World War I - Visualoop

World War I

World War I was the first global conflict in history, involving 38 countries with a combined population of over billion – three quarters of

If World War One was a bar fight // this is how we should have studied it in school

If World War One was a bar fight…

Funny pictures about If World War One was a bar fight. Oh, and cool pics about If World War One was a bar fight. Also, If World War One was a bar fight.

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