The Amber Room Catherine's Palace
On the site of the fire the sultan and his first wife were wandering around in torn clothes and with wounds on their bodies. They were bumping into the marble columns and tripping over the roots of burning bushes.
Malbork (Marienburg), Teutonic Knight stronghold captured by Stibor de Poniec of Ostoja
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Crystal Palace (1851; Industrial Revolution). Glass walls. World fair in London.
More history. Originally erected 1851 in Hyde Park to house the Great Exhibition. Crystal Palace, Joseph Paxton, London, England.
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Dressing Room in The Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia. From 1732 to 1917, it was the official residence of the Russian monarchs.
Nicholas II on the balcony of the Winter Palace about to greet the crowds at the declaration of war, 1914.