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May 8, 2008 6:27 AM   Subscribe

The Heritage of the Great War
posted by anastasiav (8 comments total) 19 users marked this as a favorite

 
Great link anastasiav, lots of depth to the site.
posted by acro at 7:02 AM on May 8, 2008


The Frank Hurley photos are pretty great.
I didn't know he was the one who took all those great pictures on the Shackleton Antarctic Expedition until I looked for more of his stuff.
posted by Slacktastic at 7:35 AM on May 8, 2008


Sort of a double, as we have had posts featuring the color photos from this site previously (though linked through a third-party site).
posted by briank at 8:43 AM on May 8, 2008


Very nice - an excellent site with some alternate takes on WWI. Thank you for linking it!
posted by Joey Michaels at 12:15 PM on May 8, 2008


Really powerful stuff, thanks anastasiav.
posted by saladin at 12:38 PM on May 8, 2008


This one surprised me.
posted by agentofselection at 1:01 PM on May 8, 2008


Thank you.
posted by chihiro at 7:26 PM on May 8, 2008


another thanks here.
Frank Hurley was my fucking hero. how he carried those plates and films from the Endurance I'll never quite comprehend.

Bad. Ass.
posted by Busithoth at 9:30 PM on May 8, 2008


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