World War I, 1914-1918, Infographic by RIA Novosti

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Taken by Matthew Brady (who was almost legally blind), this may be the only candid shot of Abraham Lincoln. 1861.

May Abraham Lincoln, seated next to small table in Mathew Brady's studio in Washington, D.

Normandy Bunker.. This is what our American boys had to deal with on D-day... never forget.

World War II Normandy Bunker - This is what our American boys had to deal with on D-day. Never forget them.

U.S. soldier looks back at the beach after landing, Colleville sur Mer, Normandy, June 6 1944

U.S. soldier looks back at the beach after the landing, Colleville sur Mer, Normandy, June 6 1944

D-Day, World War II (June Colleville sur Mer, Normandy, France - U. soldier looks back at the beach after landing.

Lancaster bomber at Windermere Airshow 2011

British Lancaster bomber flying over Derbyshire, on it's way to the Derwent and Howden reservoirs.

Berlin 1945. Soviet IS-2m tank.

19 April 1945 - The Soviet advance towards the city of Berlin continues and soon reach the suburbs - Soviet tank.

Guerrilla Warfare. The French Resistance played a vital part in aiding the Allies to success in Western Europe -especially leading up to D-Day in June 1944. The French Resistance supplied the Allies with vital intelligence reports as well as doing a huge amount of work to disrupt the German supply and communication lines within France. No glorification, no heroism, just history. *Note the British "Sten" submachine gun shouldered by the rear most fighter.

CAVEAT: This is not a genuine wartime image of the French Resistance in action. Instead, it is a modern color digital photograph of a Dutch re-enactment group taken in Ymuiden, Holland (March

French Artillery soldiers are shown at the entrance of their shelter on the Western Front. Rare WWI color photograph made with an Autochrome Lumière technique.

Rare Color Photographs from the Trenches of World War I

On Veterans Day, LightBox presents rare, vibrant color autochromes documenting the soldiers and battles of the First World War.

Roman Empire at its greatest

Map of The Roman Empire During New Testament Times. The map shows the Roman Empire during its greatest extent during the time of the Emperor Trajan in 116 AD. He pushed to the Persian Gulf and even Susa wishing to exceed Alexander's empire.

Winston Churchill introduces his 'V for Victory' campaign on this day 19th July, 1941. It rapidly spread through Europe and the BBC took the first four notes of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, which matched the dot-to-dot dash Morse code for the letter V and played it before news bulletins

Winston Churchill introduces his 'V for Victory' campaign on this day July,

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