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Daily Quiz for April 30, 2016

A prolific inventor, Garrett Morgan was originally employed to repair these items.

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Newly discovered baby Titanosaur sheds light on dinosaurs' early lives
Long-necked sauropod dinosaurs include the largest animals ever to walk on land, but they hatched from eggs no bigger than a soccer ball.
Un ‘tesoro’ de 600 kilos de monedas romanas aparece en el sur de España
Unos obreros encontraron el miércoles en Tomares (Andalucía), diecinueve ánforas romanas con 600 kilos de monedas de bronce de finales del siglo III y principios del siglo IV, que según las primeras hipótesis podrían haber estado destinadas al “pago del ejército”. “Es un conjunto único y con poquísimos paralelismos. Desde luego en la historia del […]
July 2016 Table of Contents

The July 2016 issue features a cover story about the World War II German sub U-853

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Histoire : S’hab El Baroud contre la France coloniale
L’histoire, pour le documentariste réalisateur Ali Beloud, n’a pas de secret ; avec lui, elle devient limpide, malgré les opacités causées par ceux qui la corrompent. Parmi ses sujets de prédilection, la chanson populaire comme instrument de guerre.
Fatima Benkhoukha, la mariée martyre de Skikda
Plus d’un demi-siècle après, le moudjahid Redjem Bouchtata continue de garder sur lui la photo de Fatima Benkhoukha, son épouse, morte assassinée, le 19 janvier 1961, là-haut, sur les cimes d’El Alia, à quelques dizaines de kilomètres à l’est de Skikda.
Showdown on the Rio Grande

Dramatically illustrated newspaper accounts of the border clashes between U.S. and Mexican troops fascinated Americans and galvanized support for the Mexican War.On May 13, 1846, the U.S. Congress declared war on Mexico, unaware American troops had already fought and won two battles

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Letter From Military History – July 2016

United War Work Campaign poster, Nov. 11–18, 1918.Motivations both sacred and profane drive the human tendency toward warfare

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Type IX U-boat

Though offering a greatly extended range, the IXC/40 was slower to dive and easier to spot on sonar—life-or-death factors for its crew.During the 1939–45 Battle of the Atlantic the German Type IX U-boat proved very effective against Allied shipping

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July 2016 Readers’ Letters

The kilij is characterized by its heavy blade with chiseled back that bulges toward the point.Readers sound off about Ottoman/Mamluk swords, the Romanovs, the BAR, Rommel and Japan

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