General Auguste Dubail (1851-1934) French Army officer. During the First World War, after the French failure at Verdun in 1916, Dubail was relieved of his command in the field and appointed Military Governor of Paris.
General Michel-Joseph Maunoury (1847-1923) French artillery officer. Recalled from retirement in August 1914 at the beginning of the First World War. Maunoury in July 1915. In March he had been badly wounded and shot through they eye, ending his active career.
Wilhelm Carl Grimm (1786-1859) left, and Jacob Ludwig Carl Grimm (1786-1859) right, German philologists and folklorists. The English speaking world knows them best for their fairy tales Kinder- und Hausmarchen (1812-1815) published as German Popular Stories (London, 1823) illustrated by George Cruikshank.
13 century, enclosed garden, water pool, pool, water fountain, arched water jets over pool, flowers, shrubs, Patio de la Acequia, Generalife, Granada, Andalucia, Spain, sunshine, green, purple, orange, blue,
?Anne du Bourg and Henry II in the Paris Parlement, 1559. Henry (1519-1559) king of France from 1547, staunch Roman Catholic. 23 December Du Bourg hanged and burned for defending Calvinism. Nicolas Lancret (1690-1743) French painter.
Will you help the Women of France? Save Wheat', 1918. Edward Penfield (1866-1925) American artist and illustrator. Three French women doing the work of draught animals and pulling a harrow across a field. World War I Agriculture
Vladimir and Rogneda', 1770. Oil on canvas. Anton Losenko (1737?1773) Russian neoclassical painter. Rogneda of Polosk (962-1002) taken by force by Vladimir of Novgorod (c958-1015) after attacking Polosk and killing her father.
AWA, mast, tower, communications, radio, telephone, television, TV, built 1937-1939 for Amalgamated Wireless Australasia, on top Art Deco building in York Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia, New South Wales, echo of Eiffel Tower in design, modern Architecture, nineteen thirties, 1930s, architects Morrow and Gordon, an M&N Publishing photograph by Martin Hendry
Glass Pyramid; entrance; Louvre; Paris; France; night; lit; palace; Sun King; Louis XIV; Museum Central des Arts; Cour Napoleon; 1993 Etablissment Public; commissioned by Francois Mitterrand; Da Vinci Code; Dan Brown;
AAEFL T6.2R, Kinloch, winter, sunrise, pink, mountain, scenery, reflection, mist, lake, Queenstown, Wakatipu, water, Richardson, wilderness, Otago, Central Otago, New Zealand, snow, early morning, national park, wilderness, NZ
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