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Author Topic: Shakespear of Arabia  (Read 559 times)
Mercury Wells
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« on: January 19, 2015, 06:32:44 pm »

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-30796539

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Britain's ties with Saudi Arabia stem from the exploits of a dashing diplomat, Capt William Shakespear - an explorer and pioneering photographer. If he hadn't met an early death while photographing a desert battle scene, asks Matthew Teller, would we now know him as Shakespear of Arabia?


(Is this the best place for this?)
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Oh...my old war wound? I got that at The Battle of Dorking. Very nasty affair that was, I can tell you.

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Hez
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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2015, 04:30:07 am »

How fascinating.
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