Star's History Blog

A blog wherein I link all the amazing things I read about on the net related to history. My favourite historical periods are 1150-1250AD, Late Byzantium, Song Dynasty China, pre-Columbus Silk Road, Ancient Egypt, and the Viking Rus/Varangian Guards. But what I post won't be limited to those. :)
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jeannepompadour:

The Siyer-i Nebi manuscript; a Turkish epic about the life of Muhammad, illustrated by Lütfi Abdullah, completed in 1595

jeannepompadour:

The Spirit of the Komachi Cherry Tree” by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, October 1889.

jeannepompadour:

The Spirit of the Komachi Cherry Tree” by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, October 1889.

Interesting article about a German U-Boat attacking several targets in Australia near the end of World War Two.