oupacademic:

Great War ambulances, pulled by teams of horses, may seem a world away from the technologically advanced vehicles of today, but the journey taken by the men inside them has not changed a great deal. 

Emily Mayhew, author of Wounded: A New History of the Western Front in World War I, discusses her work on both historical and contemporary war medicine

Image credits: Scenes from World War I from Wounded. 

#WWI

semioticapocalypse:

Two women students roller-skating on midway sidewalk. University of Chicago campus. c. 1940
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semioticapocalypse:

Two women students roller-skating on midway sidewalk. University of Chicago campus. c. 1940

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gonetoglasgow:

Are you “that was a good series” into band of brothers or are you “I know all the words to blood on the risers” into band of brothers


trojanwars:

you can tell a lot about a person based on who their favorite character in band of brothers is


ifthisisaman:

A Parade of German troops march past the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, (Bundesarchiv) June 1940

ifthisisaman:

A Parade of German troops march past the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, (Bundesarchiv) June 1940



histoire-fanatique:

An aid station in an anti-tank ditch on Omaha beach, Normandy. D-Day.

histoire-fanatique:

An aid station in an anti-tank ditch on Omaha beach, Normandy. D-Day.



historicaltimes:

A disabled First World War veteran begging on the streets of Berlin, 1923 -
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historicaltimes:

A disabled First World War veteran begging on the streets of Berlin, 1923 -

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Claude Monet » Water Lilies 


partisaani:

historicaltimes:

Lithuanian partisan commander Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas with his pet hawks. 1947.

Shit he was born in Connecticut

partisaani:

historicaltimes:

Lithuanian partisan commander Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas with his pet hawks. 1947.

Shit he was born in Connecticut


meninroad:

© IWM (Q 871) Finding as much of a comfortable place as possible, members of the Border Regiment in a Thiepval trench, Aug. 1916…

meninroad:

© IWM (Q 871) Finding as much of a comfortable place as possible, members of the Border Regiment in a Thiepval trench, Aug. 1916…