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REVOLUTIONARIES & ROYALISTS
Born in Caracas, Bolívar was technically one of the elites of colonial Venezuela and his family were wealthy aristocrats of full Spanish descent. As befitting his social rank, Bolívar was educated in Europe where he became steeped in Enlightenment id
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Prokop The Great
Prokop the Great is shown wearing plate armour, holding a bascinet with an attached padded aventail, and gripping a battle axe. The red stripe on his black surcoat and the chalice symbol are both universal systems of the Hussite movement. Prokop the
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MUSEUMS & EVENTS
Apsley House is the former home of the Duke of Wellington and is hosting special weekend events to commemorate two of his most famous battles Located in the heart of central London, Apsley House is a unique survival of an aristocratic townhouse in