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Saco River, Maine

Saco River, Maine

Steep Falls, Saco River, Maine. One of the best-known

Execution by Elephant: A Gory Method of Capital Punishment

Execution by Elephant: A Gory Method of Capital Punishment

Elephants have played a number of important roles in human history. In some cultures, the elephant is a revered creature.

26 September 1939

26 September 1939

26 September 1939PolandGermans intensify their attack on WarsawWar in the AirTwenty German aircraft attempt to attack the British Home Fleet in the North Sea without success.War at SeaChurchill gives an overly optimistic view of the campaign against the U-boatsHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 26 September 1939 , http://www.

Message From President Kennedy to Chairman Khrushchev - History

Message From President Kennedy to Chairman Khrushchev - History

Washington, April 11, 1963.DEAR MR. CHAIRMAN: It has been some time since I have written you directly, and I think it may be helpful to have some exchange of views in this private channel. As we have both earlier agreed, it is of great importance that we should try to understand each other clearly, so that we can avoid unnecessary dangers or obstacles to progress in the effort for peaceful agreements.

The Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Bibliography

The Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Bibliography

The Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Bibliography

Phoenix II - History

Phoenix II - History

Phoenix II(Sch: t. 90; a. 2 guns)The second Phoenix was built in 1841 for the Navy at Baltimore, Md. She departed Baltimore 19 September 1841 Passed Midshipman (~. St. G. Noland in command, and sailed to the coast of Florida for operations against the Seminole Indians. She continued this duty supporting operations of the & 34;mosquito fleet& 34; through the general Pacification in August 1842, returning to Norfolk 18 October 1842.