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2015-04-24 12:24:00

"GALLIPOLI SNIPER" "GALLIPOLI VICTORIA CROSS HERO" AND "FATAL CHARGE AT GALLIPOLI" - THE GALLIPOLI TRILOGY BY JOHN HAMILTON - PUBLISHED BY FRONTLINE BOOKS NOW AVAILABLE IN THE UK AND THE US

Image 1 - World War Artifacts Uncovered At Gallipoli
2011-10-05 13:28:02

More than 100 artifacts from the First World War have been uncovered in an archaeological fieldwork survey on the Gallipoli battlefield, leading to some interesting theories about life on the frontline.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.