George V with military leaders during First World War
King George V in army uniform with British and French military leaders during the First World War. They are standing outside General Joffre's chateau at Beauquesne in northern France, where they had met to discuss the results of the Somme offensive. From left to right they are General Joffre, President Poincare, George V, General Foch and General Sir Douglas Haig. Date: August 1918
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The Representatives at the Conference of Constantinople, 187
Engraving showing the four main representatives at the Conference of Constantinople, 1876 (clockwise from top left): Savfet Pasha, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs; General Ignatieff, Russian Ambassador at Constantinople; Marquis of Salisbury, Secretary of State for India; Comte de Chaudordy, French diplomatic service. The conference was held to discuss disputes over the territory of the Turkish Empire.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Tuileries in 1828
Parisians gather in the Jardin des Tuileries, some to eat cakes, others to discuss the news - for this is 1828, and the next revolution is only two years away...
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