Tagged with ancient documents

Magna Carter and Hitler

This is from the i newspaper a few weeks ago. “It was the height of the Blitz, and after nearly a year of holding out aginst Nazi Germany’s advance Britain needed all the help it could get fom America. What better way, therefore, to pursuade Washington of London’s geopolitical ardour than to gift it an … Continue reading

An Early Account of a Tsunami

The following is a transcription of an account of an incident in the West Country of England, and Wales of 1607. I found it in the18th century ¬†Gentleman’s Magazine who claimed it was a document found in the Bodleian library. It shows that the name may be new but the event is not. It also … Continue reading