Jean-Baptiste Olive (French, 1848-1936), “Navire dans le port de Marseille” (“A Boat in the Harbour of Marseille”).
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Ivan Aivazovsky - Sea View with Chapel (1845)
Members of the Great War Society living history group dressed as 4th Battalion the Middlesex Regiment stand under a shower of a million poppy flowers representing the dead during a World War One centenary ceremony at the Tank Museum, Bovington on August 4, 2014 in England. Monday August 4, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of Great Britain’s declaration of war on Germany.
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Day in History: 23 July
In this landmark, Pulitzer Prizewinning account, renowned historian Barbara W. Tuchman re-creates the first month of World War I: thirty days in the summer of 1914 that determined the course of the conflict, the century, and ultimately our present world.
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