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  1. B

    Seeking Nevada Historical Society Leads for Civil Case details

    I’m trying to find details of a civil suit filed in Nevada. On June 23rd 1936 page 12 of the Reno Gazette-Journal in Reno Nevada, under “Suits Filed” there is a “Frank Marvin Blasingame vs. Marguerite Louis Blasingame”. I’m looking for details of this suit. I have contacted the archivist at...
  2. T

    Details on the Lithuanian defeat of the Mongols at the Battle of Blue Waters

    Why is this battle not that famous? It seems like it would certainly matter to the Lithuanians at least. After all, it led to the Lithuanians conquering the Principality of Kiev. It also helps crack a dent in the myth of Mongol invincibility. Could it has been because it didn't happen in Western...
  3. Lawnmowerman

    Tiny details in historical movies that you're not sure happened.

    I created this thread to discuss small occurrences in historical films that you are not sure if they occurred or not. It is not to discuss the historical accuracy of films but more to discuss tiny details, which may/may not be historically accurate. To start it off, in the film Tora, Tora...
  4. K

    Looking for Details : Japanese Spy Executed - Father Committed Suicide

    Hi Folks, I'm looking for some help here - hoping that someone will recognise the bare bones outline I post from memory below, and perhaps give me some guidance as to the actual historical facts behind the story. A few years back, I read a factual story in one of those Readers' Digest...
  5. T

    Those little details that make a difference.

    Alright list some of those details that really are important to understanding the mindsets of people of the past. My favorite is the fact that people in early and high midevil ages did not use arabic numerals. I,e, they never understood the year 1000 as 1000. Instead to them it was just M...
  6. November7Rose

    17th Century armour details

    Hello everyone! :) I'm preparing a research project that is related mostly to the Portrait of a Man in Armor with Red Scarf (1625-1627) by Antony Van Dyck and there are several details on the armour and sword of the man that I need help with:eek:, so please please please help me if it is...
  7. November7Rose

    17th Century armour details

    Hello everyone! :) I'm preparing a research project that is related mostly to the Portrait of a Man in Armor with Red Scarf (1625-1627) by Antony Van Dyck and there are several details on the armour and sword of the man that I need help with:eek:, so please please please help me if it is...
  8. November7Rose

    17th Century armour details

    Hello everyone! :) I'm preparing a research project that is related mostly to the Portrait of a Man in Armor with Red Scarf (1625-1627) by Antony Van Dyck and there are several details on the armour and sword of the man that I need help with:eek:, so please please please help me if it is...
  9. November7Rose

    17th Century armour details for homework project

    Hello everyone! :) I'm preparing a research project that is related mostly to the Portrait of a Man in Armor with Red Scarf (1625-1627) by Antony Van Dyck and there are several details on the armour and sword of the man that I need help with:eek:, so please please please help me if it is...
  10. impblack

    Details about ancient battles

    Hello guys! I was wondering the other day how exactly ancient battle were actually fought. For example, did only the first or first lines of the army fought? Did they fought in a continuous line, one army against the other, or maybe in smaller battles, like if you had 10.000 hoplites in both...
  11. U

    Hello, I am working on a project and need some war history details...

    I'm working on a personal video game project and it's going to require me to look into a bit of depth for war history. More or less I need a general idea of what war technologies came to be. I don't need exact date, but I need things to be in order. I'm starting from the point with just archers...
  12. J

    Details on Moltke's Breakdown

    The story is often told that in 1914 that when he realized that the Schlieffen Plan for the invasion of France had failed, German General von Moltke had some kind of a nervous breakdown, but I have never been able to find out any clear details on that event. The brief accounts I have seen range...
  13. G

    How to hide the country from my profile details

    My profile posts display the country from which I come from. How to hide this?Anyone?
  14. F

    My Photoshop statue restoration possibily revealing recently unseen details

    Hi, I am looking to get more information on the following statue, I am a graphic designer and was recently browsing the image archives of mourgefile and came across a statue that grabbed my attention, I felt that there was more to this weathered statue and was inspired to attempt to bring it...
  15. Bonny Blue Flag

    Details in photo of Lincoln/McClellan at Antietam

    Interesting to look at the work Gardner did to take this photo, how he arranged the items on the tables, how he positioned Lincoln and McClellan, and all the little details he paid attention to. Photograph from the main eastern theater of the war, Battle of Antietam, September-October 1862...
  16. Essa

    Battle of Talas: Significance and details

    I've posted this on the Asian Forums.....I think its a Middle Eastern issue as well :) The Battle of Talas was fought in 751 AD between the Abbasids and Chinese (Tang Dynasty). Abbasid were (200,000 according to Chinese sources and inconclusive according to Arabs), while Chinese were...
  17. Essa

    Battle of Talas: Significance and details

    I debated posting this in the Middle Eastern thread....But I thought It can be useful to get feedback from an Asian perspective.... The Battle of Talas was fought in 751 AD between the Abbasids and Chinese (Tang Dynasty). Abbasid were (200,000 according to Chinese sources and inconclusive...
  18. indy jones

    What were the main sources for the details of WWI?

    Who (or what) gave us what we know about WWI? Whether it be the trenches, weaponry, or was it all just speculation?
  19. diddyriddick

    Restored Da Vinci painting reveals hidden details

    LONDON – A restoration project for Leonardo da Vinci's "Virgin of the Rocks" has revealed new details and suggest the Renaissance artist may have painted all the picture himself, instead of with his assistants as previously thought, a British gallery said Wednesday...
  20. crossroadclarence

    Faith, Belief and Worship: Definitions & Details

    I thought that I would construct an arena for various opinions upon these topics in hopes that members could air their views.