3 posts tagged with history by tellurian.
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Monitor Cliff Scalers

In the book I'm currently reading, City of Djinns, is this intriguing passage: [more inside]
posted by tellurian on Oct 7, 2009 - 6 answers

Funes the Memorious

What happened to Calpurnia after Julius Caeser's death? [more inside]
posted by tellurian on Jun 28, 2008 - 10 answers

Fleur-de-lis branding

Why would criminals have been branded 'Fleurdeliser': Hollyband 1593: Fleurdeliser, to burne one with an hot floure-de luce betweene the shoulders, when the Fleur-de-lis was employed by the French monarchy as a symbol of faith, wisdom and chivalry?
posted by tellurian on Oct 19, 2006 - 6 answers

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