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Photograph showing Shigeru Yoshida, the Japanese Premier, signing the Peace Treaty at San Francisco, 4th September 1951. This treaty, signed by 48 other countries of the United Nations, returned Japan her sovereign status, six years after the end of the Second World War.
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A mile-long KFOR invasion column stretching from the border
A mile-long KFOR invasion column stretching from the border between Macedonia and Kosovo to the Kosovo plains.One of 48 colour photographs taken by Sgt David John Miles, a reservist who volunteered to serve with 4 Armoured Brigade as Brigade photographer under the direction of Media Ops, Kosovo, 1999.Part of a collection of items relating to the service of Sgt Miles as a photographer in the Gulf and Kosovo.These items were previously shown in the exhibition, ?Kosovo - a personal view?, at Worthing Museum and Art Gallery, 21 Oct 2000-20 Jan 2001. Date: 1999
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BRY, Theodor de (1528-1598). Americae tertia pars
BRY, Theodor de (1528-1598). Americae tertia pars memorabile provinciae Brasiliae historiam contines. 1592. Third part of the series 'Grand Voyages'. Naval Battle between the Portuguese and French off Buttugar, Potiguara territory of the northeast coast of Brazil. Illustration based on the narration of the Hans Staden's first voyage to Brazil in 1547-48. Flemish art. Engraving. FRANCE. ΌE-DE-FRANCE. Paris. Biblioth豵e du service historique de la Marine.
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