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RAF Vulcan nuclear missions - returning to base planning

RAF Vulcan nuclear missions - returning to base planning

Having seen several documentaries and interviews with Vulcan crew & pilots regarding their nuclear flight plans and proposed missions, there's a reticence to discuss the post-mission plan. It's

Greek Silver Coins

Greek Silver Coins

Top row (L to R): Poseidonia (520 BCE) - Silver stater, Poseidon with trident. Corinth (525-500 BCE) - Silver stater, incuse square of swastika design. Syracuse (c. 400 BCE) - Silver decadrachm...

National Organization of Women-1966 - History

National Organization of Women-1966 - History

National Organization of Women FoundedThe National Organization of Women was founded by Betty Friedan, who became its first president. Thus, the modern women& 39;s movement was launched.

Akhenaten may have shared the throne with his father

Akhenaten may have shared the throne with his father

Written evidence of a shared power between Amenophis III and his namesake son Amenophis IV, who changed his name to Akhenaten, has opened a debate as to whether there really was a time when the two shared the throne. A series of excavations in the tomb of Amenhotep-Huy, minister of the city of Luxor, have revealed a set of cartridges that could prove this.

Official Records of the Rebellion

Official Records of the Rebellion

p.36 On the night of the 27th and 28th I sent the following dispatch to the Secretary of War:HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,Camp near New Bridge, May 28, 1862—12.30 a. m.Porter has gained two complete victories over superior forces, yet I feel obliged to move in the morning with re-enforcements to secure the complete destruction of the rebels in that quarter.

Ephedra Intermedia

Ephedra Intermedia

Species of the genus ephedra, native to Iran. The plant haoma is thought to be of the genus ephedra (though this is contested) and was pressed for its juice which was then consumed to produce an altered...