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Archaeologists explore Hammershus Castle

A team of Polish and Danish archaeologists have discovered over 200 artefacts from the 13-century castle of Hammershus. A cannon ball, crossbow bolts and numerous coins were found on the fortress, which sits the Danish island of Bornholm.The research was carried out this summer. The team found Swedish coins in the oldest part of the castle, knowm as tinghuset (Judge’’s house).
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Flowers and Fruits: Two Thousand Years of Menstrual Regulation

Flowers and Fruits: Two Thousand Years of Menstrual RegulationBy Etienne van de WalleJournal of Interdisciplinary History, Vol.28:2 (1997)Introduction: Despite recent historical speculations that Western couples in antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the early modern period purposely regulated their fertility through early abortion with the help of a number of plant substances, a review of the evidence suggests they did not.
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Ago C.I

Ago C.IThe Ago C.I was a twin-boomed pusher observation aircraft that was the first C-type aircraft to enter service, and that was a moderate success.Before the First World War the Ago Company had struggled to gain military orders. A contract to provide aircraft for the German Navy was a failure after the aircraft were judged to be unsatisfactory.
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