Finding BBC footage of Oxford University with the Genome project

The BBC have launched a new online database of the archives of the Radio Times. The project has the memorable title: The BBC Genome Project . This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times … Continue reading

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The Kish Expedition, 1923-29

In 1921, Stephen Langdon of Oxford University wrote to Berthold Laufer, then Chief Curator of the Anthropology Department of The Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois, to propose a joint expedition to Kish, Mesopotamia.┬áThe archaeological site of Kish is located on … Continue reading

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