Peter Snow

Type: Person
Name: Peter Snow
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

'When Britain Burned the White House' by BC Correspondent Peter Snow

Of all the wars this country has fought, the War of 1812 isprobably the least known among the general populace. It was, asPeter Snow writes in this excellent account of its climacticengagements, "thankless and unproductive," fought by the UnitedStates ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

What it meant when the British burned down the White House

On the evening of Aug. 24, 1814, a man — unelected and not American — walked into the House of Representatives in Washington, DC, and sat in the chair of the Speaker of the House.He marveled at the opulence of the regal room, designed to reflect the grandeur ... [Published New York Post - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

Scottish independence: The famous for and against – and the Scots who just want to decide for themselves

A group of campaigners from the rest of the UK urging Scotland to vote against independence today released a list of celebrities who have all been saying "let’s stay together" – but it hasn’t gone down quite as planned with Scots themselves. Coming from ... [Published The Independent - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

The Weekly Review’s first wine night takes on Ruinart champagne

The Weekly Review’s first wine event. Photo: Eliana SchoulalTWR wine editor Ben Thomas. Photo: Eliana SchoulalThe Weekly Review champagne tasting event. Photo: Eliana SchoulalPeter Snow, Ron d'Albora, Kerrie d'Albora and Lydia Snow. Photo: Eliana Sch ... [Published Stonnington Review Local - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Late night tip-off led to TV news scoop of 74 invasion

By Nathan MorleyIn a career spanning five decades, journalist Michael Nicholson made his reputation covering wars from Vietnam to Rwanda, but few scoops were as bittersweet as the one he clinched on this day 40 years ago.His report is ubiquitous. We’ve ... [Published Cyprus Mail - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

City's million dollar property market grows

TOOWOOMBA'S real estate market has well and truly broke through the million dollar barrier with increasing sales in the top-end property market.Canny buyers are snapping up million dollar homes considered value for money compared to other markets.Century ... [Published Gympie Times - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

'Let's stay together': English celebrities join 'lovebombing' campaign to convince Scots to reject independence

| Updated: 04:12 EST, 17 July 2014A galaxy of stars have spoken out against Scottish independence as a major ‘lovebombing’ campaign was launched ahead of the referendum.British celebrities from the world of television and sport joined forces for the ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

Dan Snow: The TV historian on Scottish nationalism and why getting drunk must be planned with military precision

There's an extraordinary appetite for anniversaries The 70th anniversary of D-Day has had enormous interest and record audience interactions. I do a lot of history in the off years – when there's no Battle of Waterloo anniversary – and there's less interest. ... [Published The Independent - Jun 15 2014]

More Content

All (10) | News (10) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
'When Britain Burned the White House' by BC Cor... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 17 2014]
What it meant when the British burned down the ... [Published New York Post - Aug 17 2014]
Scottish independence: The famous for and again... [Published The Independent - Aug 07 2014]
David Attenborough, Mick Jagger and, erm, Will ... [Published The Independent - Aug 07 2014]
The Weekly Review’s first wine night takes on R... [Published Stonnington Review Local - Aug 01 2014]
Late night tip-off led to TV news scoop of 74 i... [Published Cyprus Mail - Jul 20 2014]
City's million dollar property market grows [Published Gympie Times - Jul 17 2014]
'Let's stay together': English celebrities join... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 17 2014]
Dan Snow: The TV historian on Scottish national... [Published The Independent - Jun 15 2014]
Peep Show star Robert Webb on why Tristram Hunt... [Published Telegraph - Nov 28 2013]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.