Monthly Archives: January 2013

Article: WWI – Election of Raymond Poincare


The link below is to an article that looks at the lead up to World War I. This particular article considers the election of the French President, Raymond Poincare in 1917.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/33543/poincar%C3%A9-elected-president-france

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Article: U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves


The link below is to an article that looks at the life and times of US Marshal Bass Reeves.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/33537/life-and-times-deputy-us-marshal-bass-reeves


Article & Infographic: History of Microsoft


The link below is to an article and infographic that looks at the history of Microsoft technology.

For more visit:
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/infographic-the-history-of-microsoft-technology/


Article: The London Tube


The link below is to an article that looks at the London Tube on its 150th birthday.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/33491/18-facts-and-figures-london-tubes-150th-birthday


Article: World War I Posters


The link below is to an article (with photos) on World War I posters.

For more visit:
http://bibliodyssey.blogspot.com.au/2013/01/world-war-one-posters.html


Article: The Suffragettes


The link below is to an article looking at the history of the Suffragette movement.

For more visit:
http://www.neatorama.com/2013/01/14/You-Go-Girls-The-Suffragettes/


Article: The New York Mafia


The link below is to an article that looks at the New York Mafia.

For more visit:
http://www.dirjournal.com/info/a-brief-introduction-to-the-new-york-city-mafia/


Article: Jordan – Petra


The link below is to an article on the ancient city of Petra, now located in Jordan.

For more visit:
http://www.dirjournal.com/info/the-lost-city-of-petra/


Article: History of the Computer


The link below is to an article that looks at the history of the computer.

For more visit:
http://www.dirjournal.com/info/from-room-filling-to-space-saving-the-history-of-the-computer/


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