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Captain's Log Entry 3: The Carnatic Wars

Posted March 26th, 2017 at 10:52 AM by Junius

The Anglo-French struggle for mastery in India during the Seven Year’s War differed vastly from those in other theaters in one crucial respect- the British and French governments were not the primary belligerents. Those roles fell on their respective East India Companies, which were allied and somewhat dependent but quite separate entities.

While the Compagnie des Indes was from inception almost an offshoot of the government, its English counterpart was emphatically not. The Company...
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City of the Legion of Arthur is Richborough

Posted November 14th, 2016 at 09:53 PM by gold heart

Our discovery was that the 9 battle sites of "(King) Arthur" in the 'Historia Britonum' of "Nennius" match the Saxon Shore forts of the Notita Dignitatum from Yarmouth to Portsmouth.


The 6th site the city of the Legion is a particularly good site to focus on because it is a major site in...
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Shugborough inscription

Posted April 20th, 2015 at 06:46 PM by Rob Banks
Updated April 22nd, 2015 at 12:23 AM by Rob Banks

The Shugborough inscription is an unsolved mystery of the UK (& World). Rather than me writing an introduction explaining all about it see this wikipedia article:
[ame="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shugborough_inscription"]Shugborough inscription - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia[/ame]

I have not yet solved the main 'ouosvavv' inscription. I have one or couple/few possible ideas, but it is not ideal being in NZ and not able visit Shugborough (or even find plans/maps...
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Brunanburh search

Posted February 17th, 2015 at 08:57 PM by Rob Banks
Updated February 19th, 2015 at 12:56 AM by Rob Banks (extra candidates from ordnance survey maps)

The site of the battle of Brunanburh is one of the great unsolved mysteries of the UK, and it has almost as many location theories as Badon (which latter has finally been solved though they refuse to accept/admit/acknowledge it). Badon is what lead me to bieng interested in Brunanburh (see below). The newest main orthodox Brunanburh location theory is a site near Chester; the/an older theory was near Annandale; another previous theory was a site in Lincoln.
Our theory here is that Michael...
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who is "(King) Arthur"?

Posted December 16th, 2014 at 07:01 AM by Rob Banks
Updated January 6th, 2015 at 04:37 PM by Rob Banks

This is just the "Arthur may be Britain" part of our 'Who is King Arthur' section of our 12 battles of Arthur thesis/paper. Sorry again that it is not very good but i wanted/needed to post it to go with the previous Pa Gur battles blog post and also re the recent '[URL="http://historum.com/european-history/80562-how-big-discovery-would-finding-out-who-real-king-arthur.html"]How big of a discovery would finding out who the Real King Arthur is be?[/URL] forum topic/thread.
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