This copper engraving from approximately 1700 depicts the condition of the English prisoners at the hands of the Dutch. "The Dutch decapitated a number of English merchants who were also in the Spice Islands trying to profit from the trade.
On this day, June in Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were electrocuted to death for being convicted as spies. Here, wearing handcuffs, they kiss in the back of a prison van after being arraigned for treason. Tragedy all around.
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Second Viking Site Found In Newfoundland "Either it's . an entirely new culture that looks exactly like the Norse and we don't know what it is, or it's the westernmost Norse site that's ever been discovered," archaeologist Sarah Parcak told The Post.