Monthly Archives: October 2014

U-boat found with ship it sank

U-boat found with ship it sank http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-29721118 Advertisements

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How the British financed Napoleon’s return to power!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-29643065

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The forgotten women of the ‘war in the East’

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-29665232

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Limerick’s Military & Logistical Heritage

Limerick, my own adopted city, has a proud and even some would say defiant history of involvement in military affairs. From the Williamite siege of the city, to this year’s 75th anniversary celebration of the Irish Army’s Limerick based 12th … Continue reading

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The Disappeared: Human remains found in search for Brendan Megraw

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-29444256

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The Other Great War 1918+

How in a single year did life expectancy in the US dropped by 12 years? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-29541235

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Aids: Origin of pandemic ‘was 1920s Kinshasa’

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-29442642

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Romancing rebellion: the culture that spawned the Irish rebels of Easter 1916

http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/2014/10/romancing-rebellion-culture-spawned-irish-rebels-easter-1916-b The review begs the question was the real fight the revolution of the soul?

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Boots on the Ground

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-29413429 In the latter years of the Twentieth Century, after the Cold War had come to an end and the thaw that had emerged a new concept was explored in Europe. It was born out of several key concepts and … Continue reading

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How Bosnia is helping Cyprus find peace

How Bosnia is helping Cyprus find peace http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-28145649

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