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Helen Rappaport
Writer, historian, TV talking head. Lover of all things Victorian, Gothic and late Imperial Russian. Massive fan of Scandinavian TV drama.
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ROM Palaeontology Jan 30
Cute Alert: A tiny baby from the Late Jurassic of Germany
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I love that cartoon ! Wish I could get a copy to frame.
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Amanda Craig 15h
‘Big books by blokes about battles’: Why is history still written mainly by men?
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Helen Rappaport Feb 5
Such a sad pathetic waste of a great man man and humiliating decline into bankruptcy
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Helen Rappaport Feb 5
The Dolly Sisters who bled Selfridge dry by US photographer James Abbé who also photographed Stalin
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Helen Rappaport Feb 5
Opening line from playwright for whom I translated Chekhov play 'You're not you' - ie not like frumpy translator he expected
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Helen Rappaport Feb 5
Nothing like being photo bombed by your dog when trying to take a new selfie
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Melanie Backe-Hansen Feb 4
Fascinating! Just found 1911 census page where a suffragette refused to complete and wrote ''no vote no census'!
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Nordic Noir TV Feb 3
Trapped' - A major new 10 part Icelandic crime series from Baltasar Kormákur - the director of 'Everest' is coming to BBC FOUR on Sat Feb 13
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Helen Rappaport Feb 3
Well who would have thought dear old would make It to WHSmith bestsellers
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Sylvie Beaudreau Dec 30
In the bleak midwinter it seems right to admire Atkinson Grimshaw - "Painter of Moonlight" (A Street at Night).
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Helen Rappaport Feb 2
So Lovely to see my four charming Sisters again on
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Helen Rappaport Feb 2
Looking forward to seeing fellow writers & friends at Sebag Montefiore's launch tonight in London
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Helen Rappaport Feb 1
I've been saying for years he's a dead ringer for young Lenin. Wish he'd buy rights to my Conspirator!
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Old Pics Archive Feb 1
Female photojournalist Jessie Tarbox on the street with her camera, 1900s.
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Helen Rappaport Feb 1
Thank you Laura and look forward to working with you!
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Helen Rappaport Feb 1
Paperback of my 'Caught in the Revolution: Petrograd 1917' will be out 9 Feb 2017 for the 100th anniversary!
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Helen Rappaport Feb 1
He was an incredibly fit man, prodigious walker and tennis player. But alas chain smoker and had very bad teeth and halitosis!
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Helen Rappaport Feb 1
I'm going to write an article - it's a lovely story but not enough for a book.
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Helen Rappaport Feb 1
Wonderful morning chasing down fascinating untold English connection to Nicholas II thanks to generosity of reader sending photos and info.
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