Wishing a Happy 258th Birthday to the British Museum

Ok so I may be a few years too late for the big 250th but in defence I was 10 at the time... The British museum is one of the most iconic and visited museums in the world. No trip to London would be complete without wondering around the galleries for a few hours at …

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Japanese Woodblock prints

These amazing traditional woodblock print from 19th century Japan illustrate the extent to which Japan westernised after the Meiji Restoration of 1968. writing A-level history coursework, on Japan's transition between the 19th and 20th century and its rise to world power, these woodblock prints became a welcome relief to pages of intense historical debate. Woodblock …

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