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Lope de Vega - never short of a drama
Who am I and why am I here?
Freedom Monument celebrates Latvia's independence
Four lives devoted to promoting peace

Biographies of 4 high profile peace activists

Are these the greatest inventions since sliced bread?
Boy Scouts of Romania on the Eastern Front
Gavrilo Princip: on Himself
5 Incredible Images of Plastic Surgery From the Past
Say Cheese: facial expressions captured by Duchenne
"Memories of the fall of the Berlin Wall - my father's experiences"
Youth is life’s flower - Transylvanian soldier's diaries of life in a Japanese POW camp

Dumitru Nistor, a peasant from the village of Nasaud, was born in 1893

black and white sepia photograph of the Eiffel Tower in silhouette against a cloudy sky
Painting the Eiffel Tower

Vintage photography of the iconic Paris landmark

Maestro Verdi - most performed composer ever

Guiseppe Verdi was one of the world's greatest ever composers

Degas - the Impressionist who disliked Impressionism
Freud - father of psychoanalysis
Photographs of vintage Hair Styling

Exploring the history of hairstyling

Once upon a time... From Brothers Grimm to political correctness
Lift off: how humans have viewed space through the ages
Tolstoy - novelist and anarchist
Ferdinand Porsche - car engineer of the century