The Border Between the 'Two Englands'

193 - The Border Between the 'Two Englands'

This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles

This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles

Stalingrad: German Advance into the City

Stalingrad: German Advance into the City

Now Model’s line stretched from Antwerp (southwest Holland) to Maastricht (south Holland). He ordered the 15th Army to prepare for an assault on Antwerp. Perhaps there would be a chance to isolate the British troops. Model also ordered the 2nd SS Panzer Corps to retreat towards Arnhem. He brought this corps to Arnhem to rest and refit. This decision by Model is one of the reasons, if not the reason, why Operation Market Garden failed.

Now Model’s line stretched from Antwerp (southwest Holland) to Maastricht (south Holland). He ordered the 15th Army to prepare for an assault on Antwerp. Perhaps there would be a chance to isolate the British troops. Model also ordered the 2nd SS Panzer Corps to retreat towards Arnhem. He brought this corps to Arnhem to rest and refit. This decision by Model is one of the reasons, if not the reason, why Operation Market Garden failed.

The Plan for Operation Epsom and the German Response

The Plan for Operation Epsom and the German Response

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Stalingrad: German Positions in the pocket, 25 November 1942. This map shows the position of the German troops trapped in the Stalingrad Pocket on 25 November 1942

Stalingrad: German Positions in the pocket, 25 November 1942. This map shows the position of the German troops trapped in the Stalingrad Pocket on 25 November 1942

The battle of the somme was another major battle in ww1 again leaving many casualties

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WWII - Russia 1942. Southwest Russia. German Advance to Stalingrad.

WWII - Russia 1942. Southwest Russia. German Advance to Stalingrad.

Stalingrad: Operation Uranus, 19 November-24 December 1942. This map shows Operation Uranus, the Soviet offensive that drive the Germans back from Stalingrad and isolated the Sixth Army in the city.

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Stalingrad: 14-19 September 1942

Stalingrad: 14-19 September 1942

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Map of sequence of human colonisation of Planet Earth based on Mitochondrial DNA.jpg

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