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A golf-playing ‘robot’ helps two women improve their swing in a photograph from c1930. Whether or not the contraption truly worked (the picture appears to have been taken on the set of a US comedy named Love in the Rough), golf had become a popular p
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The Gathering Storm
By the end of the 19th century, Russia was the largest contiguous land empire in the world – stretching from the Black Sea to the Bering Strait. This vast empire had many nationalities within its 125 million-strong population, many of whom followed d
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The Death Of A Dynasty
On the night of 16-17 July 1918, a father, mother, their five children and four of their staff were shot and stabbed to death in the basement of a house in Ekaterinburg, near the Ural Mountains. The victims were former tsar Nicholas II, his wife Alex