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Keep calm and put up your poster

Wow I had no idea, how cool....Original Keep Calm and Carry On Poster from WWII. Keep Calm and Carry On was a motivational poster produced by the British government in 1939 several months before the beginning of the Second World War, intended to raise the morale of the British public in the aftermath of widely predicted mass air attacks on major cities. Rediscovered in year 2000.

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from BBC News

Why the Indian soldiers of WW1 were forgotten

During a march past of Indian troops, a woman pins flowers on to the tunic of one of the soldiers.

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Mycroft is a whole different level of sass. Haha! Mycroft has officially turned into his teenage self once again! xD

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The Ghost village of Imber, Wiltshire #UK. In 1943 the residents of Imber were given just 47 days notice to pack and leave by the British government so that American soldiers could use the village as battle practice before D Day .It is still standing and every Christmas people are allowed back in to worship at the church

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#10 Downing Street. The official residence of the Prime Minister in London.

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from HISTORIA CONTEMPORÁNEA

Carteles de propaganda Primera Guerra Mundial

YOU OUGHT TO BE ASHAMED: A poster intended to shame those men who hadn't enlisted. Replace "Women" with "The Government" and it probably presented the truth.

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British first WW recruitment poster for the Royal Air Force 1918

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the textile manufactures of india is an18 volume set of fabric sample books put together in 1866 by john forbes watson and published by the india office of the british Ggovernment - No. 476: Chintzes

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from Beastrabban\'s Weblog

Owen Jones on the Middle Class Domination of the Houses of Parliament

UK politics

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