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    History

    Where ever we go on vacation, I look for the places of historical or archeological significance. There is so much history everywhere if you only look for it. Like the RuneStone in Oklahoma, or the Stone Fort in Tennessee. I also love to go to Civil War Sites. Think how...
    thumper129 thumper129 61-65, M Mar 8, 2010

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    It'S What I Went To School For :)

    The most fascinating and least lucrative college degree possible, but it's my passion so of course I majored in History :D
    Slobound76 Slobound76 36-40, M Oct 25, 2013

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    IF64 IF64 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 7, 2014

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    Antique Books

    It is written and recorded. The most interesting books I find are Old Bibles, school text books, diaries and maps.Bibles record births, deaths, weddings ad social events. People wrote inside the books. Thoughts about what was going on in their community and personal lives. I...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F Jun 18, 2011

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    A Lover Of History

       I have always love history. Learnig about diffrent coulters. How some of the peole used to live. I like to learn about the diffrent empiers that there was. How some of them fell a part or concerd each other. I have been reading about the English royal family. Like...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Sep 4, 2010

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    The Pages Of History Which Amaze Me Most.....!!!!

    The past always holds attraction to me, it never cease to amaze my brain how ideas and events were unfolded on the pages of history of mankind. as human beings we are carrying the legacy  of our ancestors,who carved our present....,making mistakes and sometime learning from...
    snuffal snuffal 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 11, 2011

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    I haven been interested in it

    since i was a little boy. I love going to museums and to watch tv-programs about history. That's why I've started to study archaeology and hopefully get a job in it in the future.
    Crazycoral84 Crazycoral84 26-30, M Oct 24, 2014

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    Summary Of My First Novel, Am Trying To Get It Published

    PROJECT PEGASUS: ONE WAY ROADS It is the 17 July 1944, Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, among other members of the German General Staff, is planning a military coup against Adolf Hitler. However, his staff car is strafed, nearly killing him. A few days later, Operation Valkyrie, the...
    HandsomeWriter HandsomeWriter 41-45, M Sep 27, 2013

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    November 22, 1963

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, is assassinated while traveling through Dallas, Texas, in an open-top convertible.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 22, 2013

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    History And Archeology

    History and archaeology,Find 'em interestin',Love 'em,They fascinate me.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 24, 2012

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    Damn The Torpedoes! Full Speed Ahead!

    The quote above by Admiral David Farragut refers to the mining of the USS Tecumseh in 1864 during the Battle of Mobile Bay. In the 1860s a torpedo was actual a mine and steam torpedoes such as the Whitehead torpedo were only a few short years away. The Admiral was having his...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

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    Ancient Egyptian Architecture & Mayan Ruins

    I was not like my peers....in the sense that I never fit in with them. Our interests were completely opposite. Back when I was younger, the girls my age would play dress up and host make believe tea parties with their stuffed animals. While they were engaged with their make...
    jUsTaNoThErMaYaNiSt jUsTaNoThErMaYaNiSt 18-21, F Dec 19, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I never thought I would love History till last fall when I took the class. Omg! The class was interesting because the professor was, he was the nicest I have ever seen. Very Kind...
    Afua77 Afua77 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    I love history more than the present. The current only disappoints and distracts. But forever is my yesterday and tomorrow.
    justmeandmydreams justmeandmydreams 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i did history in school.....i liked it abit,,,,but i got on to the discovery science channel and i loved it. ! i remember watching something one night,,,,something about if star or...
    fireeyesofthephoenix fireeyesofthephoenix 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 12

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    I think good historical research is sometimes undermined by the modern media. So many so-called history programmes like to attract audiences with sensational theories and alleged...
    Iggylad Iggylad 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 12

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    curious how many history buffs ever heard of the Battle of Chickamauga? Clue: its an American civil war battle
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I read a news report yesterday about members of ISIS destroying historic artifacts and places in Iraq. Groups like ISIS destroy these things because they are not interested in...
    ToughEddie ToughEddie 36-40, M Mar 6

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    I love learning about the past! My favorite subject in school is HISTORY! I LOVE history! I like to learn about the Westward Expansion, Presidents, and anything that involves...
    Jgummy123 Jgummy123 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    30 Day Harry Potter Challenge: Day 8 I think I would like History of Magic, if it was taught by someone different to Professor Binns, just because I love history. But my favourite...
    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    Dire Straits - Lady WriterLady writer on the TVTalk about the Virgin MaryReminded me of youExpectation left to come up to yeahLady writer on the TVShe had another qualityThe way...
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I love reading some things about history...though I hated history in high school. I think that human beings are crazy & sadistic for the most part..but I think we should all read...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 15

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    For most of my life I've been fascinated by the events of the past, no matter what era, or if they are about the political, economic or social changes that happened as in part they...
    Joanne0chan Joanne0chan 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    The 9th April 1940 was a dark day in Danish history..The day Germany took over Denmark. I saw a movie yesterday that made me realize how terrifying it must have been. 20:35 came...
    Deepess Deepess 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    Once a week I go outside and just stare at the sky. I hesitate to say that because I feel like it's too cliche. But I do. And it's relaxing. What I love is that I'm literally...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    I know almost nothing about native American culture but something about it really interests me. I wish I could learn a little bit about it. Like immerse myself in knowledge of this...
    DreamCloud17 DreamCloud17 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    Affiance-Calculate And Control Headlines light like flares and they fly like moths to the flame. A generation's will, traded in for chains. Terror is a messenger, a catalyst for...
    KaoriNyte KaoriNyte 26-30, F Mar 10

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    It's been one week since you looked at me Cocked your head to the side and said "I'm angry" Five days since you laughed at me saying "Get that together come back and see me...
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M Mar 15

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    "The history of art was little more than the history of man’s attempts to represent the sacred, from the animals in the first cave paintings to the dolphin frescos at Knossos...
    AwefulAwesomeAwkward AwefulAwesomeAwkward 22-25 1 Response Mar 16

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    I am loving The Vikings on The History Channel! I am so intrigued with Vikings now.
    Tejaschick Tejaschick 46-50, F Mar 19

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    anything from prehistoric till modern history intriques me especially WWII both my grandfathers served one army one navy love to learn all that i can and collect antiques just to...
    rusty1192 rusty1192 22-25 1 Response 2 days ago

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    On this date in history in 1959, comedian Lou Costello dies at age 52. R.I.P. Lou.
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 3

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    lol its awesome. i really hate history so to do nothing my freshmen year and get an A rocks
    Kanimaz Kanimaz 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 10

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    March 25, 1911 In one of the most infamous incidents in America's industrial history, the Triangle Shirtwaist Company factory in New York City burns down on this day in 1911...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    I absolutely LOVE candid photos and pre-arranged photos. They can't be scary, violent or gory though. Or hateful. There is a bunch of gifts I have natural and special, and some of...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    Vacationing with Jake. My son made a friend in Victoria, Alfred. Alfred fell in love with Jake. What's not to LOVE? I was always a 'Big Dog' person.. until... A few years back my...
    Tannasheart Tannasheart 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    I have loved the same man for over 17years now. He was never "mine." However that did not stop my heart, mind, and body from returning to him again and again. He's told me many...
    PollutedOcean PollutedOcean 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    He was a co worker and my best friend after my divorce our relationship developed in to some thing much more we both tryed to hide our emotions but his wife dicoverd before we...
    cryingsilently cryingsilently 31-35 Mar 1

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    BOBBY DARIN: 'La Mer (Beyond the Sea)' (1958) I love the *confidence* of this one - this guy just *knows* what's going to happen! It's a fabulous record - not only the delivery...
    supersnipe supersnipe 56-60, M 3 Responses Mar 1

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    As in really, I don't want the baddest person alive anymore and to be hurt. My last relationship hurt, it was so abusive and even unlocked repressed trauma from my childhood I...
    Anubis111 Anubis111 22-25, T Mar 5

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    Okay, lest you think I'm some sort of deviant or general creep, let me just say that my sexual history is actually very tame. That being said, I love the female body. I appreciate...
    vagabondthrone vagabondthrone 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 7

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    This a poem I wrote about my cousin Ann after she died recently. Flowers bud then bloom into fade We may never know why Even wonder every day Ann was a special blossom Born into...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Mar 8

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    It's sad to think that perhaps books will become a thing of the past. I don't own (and never will) a kindle or even read e-books as I love literally the smell and feel of books...
    ladyPlum ladyPlum 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 13