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Mary Shelley (1797-1851 ), daughter of William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft. Mary Godwin was born on 30th of August, 1797, all seemed to go well but the placenta broke apart and slowly became infected, going from childbed fever (puerperal fever) to full on septicaemi...

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The Bewitching and Beguiling Bog Bodies and the real archaeology that inspired Seamus Heaney in compose his iconic Bog Poems

-By Carmen Zavislake


The bog bodies have always fascinated me, perhaps it is because their sacrifices are time capsules from life and death thous...

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