I came across very nicely recorded videos of survivors of Courrières talking about their experiences, recorded in the 1970s.


Detours Part I

It’s been quite some time since my last blog post! For the past couple of months, I’ve been busy completing studies at Oxford University and sifting through archival material from the Bodleian Library, the Modern Records Centre at the University of Warwick, the International Institute of Social History, and the British Newspaper Library. I’ve now…
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Researching History: What we can get from it.

Hello people on the internet! My name’s Jacob and I’m very excited to be typing what is my very first blog post, which is quite surprising given me being alive in a technologically advanced age with the internet! Just as I get used to  gadgets and programs that have an ‘i’ as a prefix, something…
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