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2014/07/21 08:25
2014/07/21 08:25
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... demonstrate its commitment, not just to veterans and their families, but also to the monuments that showcase their patriotic service. “On behalf of all veterans, but especially...
2014/07/21 08:25
2014/07/21 08:25
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2014/07/16 13:23
2014/07/16 13:23
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Woodley War Memorial Project (WWMP) committee, headed by Colin Lott, raised £25,000 to fund the Portland limestone monument. The project was completed in time for the 100th anniversary...
2014/07/15 07:09
2014/07/15 07:09
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... is twice as old as Christianity, that built some of the most ancient temples in the world, feels very special. "To feel the 'sweet spot' where the mason preferred to rest his thumb,...
2014/07/13 14:02
2014/07/13 14:02
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... a grant worth £40,000 in order to kickstart their project. The money is coming from the World Monuments Fund (WMF) Britain, via The Paul Mellon Estate, and will be used to promote the...
2014/07/11 01:07
2014/07/11 01:07
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Supervisor and Memorial Park co-chairman Bill Connelly in a telephone interview Thursday. The funds would go toward access to the large retaining wall that overlooks the Feather River. The money...
2014/07/10 22:11
2014/07/10 22:11
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... he has mentioned the Sarnath-Gaya-Varanasi Buddhist circuit, which would be developed with world class tourist amenities. We want north Bengal and Sikkim, which are dotted with historical...
2014/07/09 16:24
2014/07/09 16:24
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... Woodley’s new war memorial. Prince Andrew will declare the monument open after a three-year fundraising campaign. Colin Lott, founder and chairman of the Woodley War Memorial Appeal, said...
2014/07/06 14:05
2014/07/06 14:05
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... Hinder Restoration of Global Heritage in Syria Today, a civilization that used to lead the world and for centuries was the beacon of learning, tolerance and trade, and that still protects our...
2014/07/06 11:51
2014/07/06 11:51
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And a number of events have been taking place to raise funds towards the memorials' upkeep. Little Wenlock Parish Council has been holding a fundraising drive to renovate the village's memorial, in...
2014/07/06 04:23
2014/07/06 04:23
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... the Lions will then donate to an agency which will see that they are given to a Third World Country. Those planning to participate can register online at active.com. Application can be...
2014/07/05 01:53
2014/07/05 01:53
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... the medal to the American Fighter Aces; members of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders; the Monuments Men, whose story was depicted in the George Clooney film; and members of the 65th Infantry...
2014/07/03 19:56
2014/07/03 19:56
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... there’s nothing wrong with being proud of your country, no matter whether we’re still in the World Cup or not. The rankings took into account the number of national landmarks, veterans (and...
2014/07/03 05:23
2014/07/03 05:23
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... Blythe Lawrence, "Cutting and Self-injury" by Greg Roza, "Animals and Animal Symbols in World Culture" by Edward Allworthy Armstrong, "Terrorism" by Jon Sterngass, "Witches and Witchcraft"...
2014/07/02 18:18
2014/07/02 18:18
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... jungles beckon the explorer in your soul while fabled Java is home to Borobudur, the world’s largest Buddhist monument and Yogyakarta, the island’s vibrant cultural heartland. In...
2014/06/27 23:25
2014/06/27 23:25
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I’d seen his flagship project. This came just before he graciously accepted patronage of the World Monuments Fund’s 50th anniversary celebrations. As the director of the British office, I made...
2014/06/26 21:59
2014/06/26 21:59
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... the pedestrian plaza with a commercial theme is likely to begin in two months. The World Bank will partially fund the project. “The work will be completed in six months after the...
2014/06/26 11:10
2014/06/26 11:10
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... victims of the Japanese military’s sex trafficking of women and girls during the Second World War. (Photo: Melissa Wall / Flickr)On June 9, outside of Seoul, 91-year old Bae Chun-hui took...
2014/06/25 17:31
2014/06/25 17:31
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Almost 70 years after World War II ended, the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens announced the amicable resolution of a claim regarding Nazi-era looting of a painting the museum purchased in 1962. In...
2014/06/24 04:33
2014/06/24 04:33
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... how to deal efficiently with pesky historical problems. First, remove politically incorrect monuments, rewrite encyclopedias (the Soviet ones were regularly rewritten) and textbooks to keep up...
2014/06/23 07:59
2014/06/23 07:59
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Poverty Point State Historical Site in West Carroll Parish was selected as a World Heritage Site Sunday, taking its place beside other iconic cultural landmarks such as Stonehenge in England, the...
2014/07/21 08:25
2014/07/21 08:25
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