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EMERSON DESCRIBES THE STAND AT CONCORD BRIDGE - History

EMERSON DESCRIBES THE STAND AT CONCORD BRIDGE - History

Account presumably by Lieutenant John Barker of the King& 39;s Own.1775, April 9 th. Last night between l0 and 1 l o& 39;clock all the Grenadiers and Light Infantry of the army, making about 600 men (under the command of Lt. Col. Smith of the loth and Major Pitcairn of the Marines), embarked and were landed upon the opposite shore on Cambridge Marsh; few but the commanding officers knew what expedition we were going upon.

Thomas I DD-182 - History

Thomas I DD-182 - History

Thomas I DD-182Thomas I(Destroyer No. 182: dp. 1,213; 1. 314& 39;4& 34;; b. 30& 39;11& 34;; dr. 9& 39;4& 34; (mean); s. 33.67 k.; cpl. 122; a. 4 4& 34;, 1 3& 34;,12 21& 34; tt.; cl. Wickes)The first Thomas (Destroyer No. 182) was laid down on 23 March 1918 at Newport News, Va., by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co.

Oinochoe with Centaur

Oinochoe with Centaur

The Oinochoe (or oenochoe) is one of the key forms of painted terracotta Greek pottery; it is a form of wine jug. Centaurs were half man and half horse. This combination of brute strength and strong...

Table corner

Table corner

CloseTitle: Corner of table.Author: FANTIN-LATOUR Henri (1836 - 1904) Creation date: 1872Date shown: Dimensions: Height 160 - Width 225Technique and other indications: oil painting on canvasLocation of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

A detailed account of Pearl Harbor that includes includes images, quotations and the main facts of the event. Second World War. GCSE Modern World History. A-level. Last updated on 20th September, 2019

Anastasios I

Anastasios I

Anastasios I ruled the Byzantine empire from 491 to 518 CE. Although his tax and monetary reforms were both popular and successful, the emperor could not repair the damaging split in the Christian Church...