Monthly Archives: September 2020
Got a kid who likes jewellery? Some baubles come with history attached. https://tinyurl.com/y3v6wmlt
Question: Who built the Great Wall Of China? Answer: The construction of the Great Wall was ordered by China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, to defend against invading nomadic tribes such as the Xiongnu, possible ancestors of the Huns.
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Though not born until the decade following the war, I had what the (mostly very young) fliers did for Britain sufficiently impressed upon me to sometimes be conscious of it when I rode my bike along the, by then, disused, aerodrome between Oxford and Grove. And it was certainly always remembered and valued by those […]