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Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian

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The Secret History of my Family, episode 1, The Gadbury Sisters, review
The Gadburys fitted into his imagined criminal classes, since they came from the notorious rookery called the Old Nichol in Shoreditch. To Miles, social origin accounted for crime ineluctably.
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A two-year research project has unearthed fascinating stories of “the families that history forgot”. Tonight it's the Gadbury sisters from Shoreditch. Two were transported to Australia for petty crime; one remained.
S1-E1 The Gadbury Sisters
1830s London: Gadbury sisters Caroline and Mary Anne visit a haberdashery shop. They are Shoreditch criminals – pickpockets and shoplifters – and as one of them tries to leave, the police find 20 yards of stolen silk hidden under her dress.
Last night's TV: Sending convicts to Australia created a new kind of mobile
THE SECRET HISTORY OF MY FAMILY (BBC2) tracked down the descendants of three East End sisters locked up for theft in the mid 19th century. ... Other bits gave us the inside track on girls like the Gadbury sisters, three Shoreditch pickpockets.
New ancestry show is like who do you think you are - with a twist
It starts back in history, with famous, or more accurately infamous, figures and then finds out what has become of their modern-day descendents. It starts with a look at the Gadbury sisters, from Victorian London.

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