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Celtic Warrior Queen Boadicea - one of the most amazing women in history. (played by Alex Kingston)

Stonehenge: The Last Resting Place of Boadicea?

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Statue of Boudica, Westminster Bridge, London. Boudica, also known as Boadicea or Buddug (d. AD 60 or 61) was queen of the British Iceni tribe who led an uprising against the occupying forces of the Roman Empire.

Queen Boudica (d. 60/61 AD) was queen of the British Iceni tribe who led a revolt against occupying forces of the Roman Empire. Upon her husband's death, the Empire annexed her state, publicly flogged her, and raped her daughters. She razed Londinium (modern day London), Verulamium (St Albans) and Camulodunum (Colchester), causing Nero to briefly consider withdrawing Roman control from Britain. Boudica was eventually defeated by Suetonius and either killed herself or died of illness.

Boudicca - Celtic Warrior Queen

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Bowie Knife that belonged to Davey Crockett. On display with other antique bowie knives at the Historic Arkansas Museum in Little Rock, Ar.

ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS: The science all-stars poster

152. ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS: The science all-stars poster

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Fantastic collection of 100 People to Know For US or American History! Broken into each unit of US History from the early colonies through Modern America. Includes an answer key!

100 People to Know For US or American History

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Susan Brownell Anthony was a prominent American civil rights leader who played a pivotal role in the 19th century women's rights movement to introduce women's suffrage into the United States. She was co-founder of the first Women's Temperance Movement with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as President. She was one of the important advocates in leading the way for women's rights to be acknowledged and instituted in the American government. en.wikipedia.org/...

History's Heroes? What makes a hero? Activities and teaching ideas.

History's HEROES

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‘Hot Dog! Eleanor Roosevelt Throws a Picnic’ by Leslie Kimmelman. In June of 1939, British monarchs King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit America, the first visit ever by reigning British royalty. As part of the festivities, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt hosts an all-American picnic that includes hot dogs, a menu item that shocks some people. 4/9/14