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I Love #Chile: A Hopeful Romance, A Memoir, A History

Chileans love freedom. 200 years ago, Chile won her freedom. 500 years ago, Lautaro, a young Araucanian man, led his people to freedom. The Araucanian are the only Indian tribe on the American continent that forced Spain (1641), and Chile … Continue reading

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STUDY ABROAD IN EDINBURGH

Why choose Edinburgh? Hear what our students like most about studying here in our latest video about Study Abroad in Edinburgh, along with our top ten reasons for choosing Edinburgh. Studying abroad at the University of Edinburgh from HSS Webteam … Continue reading

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#Book #Review of Boudicca: #HerStory by Lilian Roberts #ASMSG #Bookreviews

The purpose of this post is to share recent reviews I have received for one of my books, entitled, “Boudicca: Her Story“, (in Kindle format, available from Amazon) and “Boudicca: Warrior Queen” (in paperback format, available from Createspace). Same story, … Continue reading

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#Travel 2 #Chile, #Beautiful RT @profesortbaker #ASMSG #bynr #4FTM #JT4a #aga3 #bookplugs #SouthAmerica #memoir

#Chile #Beautiful╚►http://t.co/YcaiBFFWmm╚► http://t.co/awRNULCSXK RT @profesortbaker #ASMSG #bynr #4FTM #JT4a #aga3 pic.twitter.com/UofQ6wKLIL — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) January 30, 2014 Chile is beautiful. Let me repeat that. Chile is magnificent. Chile is marvelous, exciting, breath-taking, a superb experience of a lifetime. … Continue reading

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Boudicca: Her Story (A Woman’s Book Every Man Should Read)

Boudicca, or Boadicea, as she is sometimes referred to, was, is, and remains a woman’s woman. In an age when women were having babies, cleaning houses, washing and cooking, Boudicca was running a country. Not just any country. Boudicca was … Continue reading

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Naked Salute: Thousands Get Naked in Support of Prince Harry!

This group – Salute4Harry – was started after a few serving and ex military lads started posting naked salutes to each other in support of Prince Harry! Quote: “I suggested we start a group on facebook and went ahead thinking … Continue reading

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Hockerill Anglo-European College: Record-breaking IB students

HOCKERILL Anglo-European College has celebrated another set of record-breaking International Baccalaureate (IB) results. Source: Herts and Essex Observer Is this real, or is it real? In 2011 Hockerill obtained 99% pass rate for the IB Diploma with an average point … Continue reading

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International Baccalaureate – Coleg Llandrillo 100% Success!

International Baccalaureate – Coleg LLandrillo 100% Success! July 12, 2012 International Baccalaureate students at Coleg Llandrillo have been celebrating after achieving outstanding grades which are significantly higher than the world average pass rate. In the results announced this week, 100% … Continue reading

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Don’t Mess With Boudicca: England’s Warrior Queen

Boudicca: Her Story [Kindle Edition] Book Description Publication Date: February 18, 2012 What is deemed as “his-story” is often determined by those who survived to write it. In other words, history is written by the victors. The Roman historian, Tacitus, … Continue reading

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History of the American Flag – Brought to you by Drexel University Online

Join NBC10 journalist Terry Ruggles and Drexel University Online for an educational video exploration into the history of the American flag.This compelling and informative video is the perfect American history teaching tool for teachers, parents, and anyone interested in learning … Continue reading

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