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Role of women in organized opposition to the German occupiers of France and the Vichy Regime during World War II. The French Resistance, in .

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During the Battle of Crete (η Μάχη της Κρήτης), Hitler’s army faced the wrath of Cretans fighting for their land and their lives. Civilians joined in the battle — women too — to defend their island. Greek History, World History, Ww2 History, Battle Of Crete, Hellenic Army, Greek Culture, Female Soldier, Military History, World War Two

Iconic images of the Battle of Crete - Hellenic American Leadership CouncilHellenic American Leadership Council

In the morning of May 20, 1941, Nazi paratroopers began parachuting in from the sky in Crete. The airborne invasion, codenamed Operation Merkur, would become a 10 day long battle that would be studied and commemorated to this day. During … Continue reading →

Η καταστροφή της Σμύρνης σε 40 σπάνια καρέ - Αφιερώματα - NEWS247 Ottoman Turks, Greek History, Cultural Identity, Ottoman Empire, Abandoned, Greece, Places To Visit, Painting, Roots
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Η καταστροφή της Σμύρνης σε 40 σπάνια καρέ

Μέσα από τη συγκλονιστική αφήγηση μιας νεαρής Σμυρνιάς και με τη βοήθεια του Φωτογραφικού Αρχείου του Εθνικού Ιστορικού Μουσείου, το NEWS247 αναβιώνει τ...

Artist from Mt. Athos stands next to painting of Saint Nicholas Images by Maynard Owen Williams / Wilhelm Tobien Source: National Geographic Stock Religious Icons, Religious Art, National Geographic, 1920s Photos, Aboriginal Culture, Rare Images, Byzantine Art, Saint Nicholas, Portraits

Maynard Owen Williams – Chief Writing Wolf

Posts about Maynard Owen Williams written by Alejandro De La Garza

9 Μαιου 1945 Αφιξη Αγγλων και Ιερολοχιτών στη Ρόδο Greece Rhodes, Greek History, Athens Greece, Rhode Island, Historical Photos, Once Upon A Time, The Past, Amazing, Places
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9 Μαιου 1945 Αφιξη Αγγλων και Ιερολοχιτών στη Ρόδο

A Greek soldier tells his mother goodbye before leaving to fight the Italian invaders, 1940 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

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Kastri Preveza Priest in war-ravaged church, 1913 - Frederic Boissonnas People Around The World, Around The Worlds, Hellenic Army, Orthodox Priest, Magnified Images, Greek History, Frederic, Samana, Historical Images

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This is my Greece | Kastri in Preveza by Fred Boissonnas (1903-1930)

Swiss photographer Fred Boissonnas was the first photographer who traveled so much in Greece for more than three decades taking pictures of Greek landscape and people in traveled all over Greece, from Athens to Crete and Kalavryta to Epirus. Greece Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Parthenon, Acropolis, Greek History, Greek Culture, Great Photographers

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Boissonnas Frederic (1858-1946), Swiss photographer. He comes from an artistic family in Geneva. In 1887, he became a member of the Geneva Society of Photography and received a silver medal at the exhibition of photographs of Toulouse. Between 1907 and 1919 he made several trips to Greece, including that of 1913 with Daniel Baud-Bovy. In …

Όταν οι Έλληνες υποδέχονταν 1.221.849 Έλληνες πρόσφυγες - Πολιτισμός - NEWS247 Greek History, Greece, Map, World, Modern, Greece Country, Trendy Tree, Location Map, Maps
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Όταν οι Έλληνες υποδέχονταν 1.221.849 Έλληνες πρόσφυγες

Ιστορικά καρέ, χάρτες και ντοκουμέντα από την Ελλάδα μιας άλλης εποχής και μιας πραγματικής προσφυγικής κρίσης όπου οι ξεριζωμένοι αποτελούσαν σχεδόν το...

Frederic Francois Boisson was the first foreign photographer in Greece. He spent three decades taking photos of Greece’s villages and landscapes. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Greece Photography, Greek History, Greek Culture, Frederic, Vintage Images, Black And White Photography, Canvas Art Prints

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Boissonnas Frederic (1858-1946), Swiss photographer. He comes from an artistic family in Geneva. In 1887, he became a member of the Geneva Society of Photography and received a silver medal at the exhibition of photographs of Toulouse. Between 1907 and 1919 he made several trips to Greece, including that of 1913 with Daniel Baud-Bovy. In …

Frédéric Boissonnas Crete, the Mandaka brothers in the village of Lakki 1911 Street Photography, Art Photography, Magnified Images, Crete Island, Greek History, Simple Photo, Great Photographers, Athens Greece, Crete Greece
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Boissonnas Frederic (1858-1946), Swiss photographer. He comes from an artistic family in Geneva. In 1887, he became a member of the Geneva Society of Photography and received a silver medal at the exhibition of photographs of Toulouse. Between 1907 and 1919 he made several trips to Greece, including that of 1913 with Daniel Baud-Bovy. In …

Eugène Delacroix, Massacre at Chios Louvre. Eugène Delacroix, Scene of… William Turner, Delacroix Paintings, Eugène Delacroix, Romanticism Artists, Art Français, Louvre Paris, Famous Art, Oil Painting Reproductions, Magritte
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Eugène Delacroix Artworks & Famous Paintings

Important art by Eugène Delacroix with artwork analysis, influences, achievement, and overall contribution to the arts.

Ομαδικός γάμος προσφύγων 1923, Ζάπειο (συλλογή Πέτρου Πουλίδη) Greek History, Statue, Wedding, Painting, Modern, Art, Valentines Day Weddings, Art Background, Trendy Tree
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Ομαδικός γάμος προσφύγων στο Ζάππειο, ένα χρόνο μετά την καταστροφή της Σμύρνης. Μια σπάνια φωτογραφία του «πατέρα» του ελληνικού φωτορεπορτάζ - ΜΗΧΑΝΗ ΤΟΥ ΧΡΟΝΟΥ

Η καταστροφή της Σμύρνης το 1922 προκάλεσε το μεγαλύτερο προσφυγικό κύμα προς την Ελλάδα στις αρχές του 20 αιώνα. Οι χιλιάδες βασανισμένοι Έλληνες της

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“Cows in the temple of Hephaestus. Athens History, Greek History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Monuments, Athens Greece, Orient, Old City

12 σπάνιες εικόνες από την Αθήνα του 1917

12 σπάνιες εικόνες από την Αθήνα του 1917 | LiFO