Archive for: May 2015

10 LESSER-KNOWN INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN FROM HISTORY: PART TWO

The Queen of the Desert, starring Nicole Kidman as Gertrude Bell
Posted:
27 May 2015
Posted By:
Sam Kinchin-Smith
Categories:
History Uncovered

The eagerly awaited second half of Sam Kinchin-Smith’s rundown of some of the most inspiring women from the histories of our places includes a philosopher, a royal mistress and the architect of the modern state of Iraq. There are five stories here – if you missed part one you can read it her...

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Did the Romans invent the burger?

Roman Burger
Posted:
19 May 2015
Posted By:
Annie Gray
Categories:
History Uncovered

Food historian, cook, broadcaster and writer Annie Gray specialises in the history of food and dining in Britain from the 1600’s to the present day.  Here she takes us through the unlikely origins of the burger in Britain...

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