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ritasv:

Knight in shining armour by Gill Theaker
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occidental-martyr:

Thirty years war armour, photo taken by me in the Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, Wien.
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Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine.
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fashionsfromhistory:

Slip
1910-1915
France
MET
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the-world-turning:

Princess Beatrice of England on the day of her wedding to Prince Henry of Battenberg, 1885.
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#Ukraine: #Trapped in #Luhansk unitedforukraine: #Ukraine: #Trapped in #Luhansk A Ukrainian soldier gestures as he talks with children on Aug. 18 in the small eastern city of Popasna in Lugansk Oblast, a city recently freed by Ukrainian army forces from Russian-backed militants. © AFP For an estimated 200,000 desperate people who are still living in Luhansk, it’s a tough choice: to continue living amid war or attempt to flee through a designated “safe” corridor that is… View On WordPress (via carlosschwartzpup)

#Ukraine: #Trapped in #Luhansk

unitedforukraine:

#Ukraine: #Trapped in #Luhansk

A Ukrainian soldier gestures as he talks with children on Aug. 18 in the small eastern city of Popasna in Lugansk Oblast, a city recently freed by Ukrainian army forces from Russian-backed militants. © AFPA Ukrainian soldier gestures as he talks with children on Aug. 18 in the small eastern city of Popasna in Lugansk Oblast, a city recently freed by Ukrainian army forces from Russian-backed militants. © AFP

For an estimated 200,000 desperate people who are still living in Luhansk, it’s a tough choice: to continue living amid war or attempt to flee through a designated “safe” corridor that is…

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intimesgonebyblog:

Russian fashion show sparks propaganda row as Russian child models brandish guns in performance themed on Ukraine
In a shocking sequence, the schoolgirl representing Ukraine points the gun at her own head.
The models from Russia and other countries who also hold guns and parade up one by one to point them at the audience - are then seen ‘saving’ Ukraine from killing herself.
Russia. You are sick in the head.
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Little Moreton Hall - Cheshire - England
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London 1870s: 185 Fleet St
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Lynette Wills and Joshua Consandine in The Three Musketeers. The Australian Ballet, 2003.
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lanaturner:

Lana Turner photographed by Laszlo Willinger.
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greatwarincolour:

A disputed photograph of the German infantry entering Belgium on 4 August 1914.  Staged or not; a pre-war training maneuver or not; this is what the scene would have looked like as German troops advanced on Belgian soil that day. No checkpoints and no resistance. 
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Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire.
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