Building on a sixth-place finish last season — missing out on the Champions League spots by two points — West Ham has now opened a top-flight season by winning seven of 11 games for only the second time.
Richmond after Confederates burned their supplies to hinder the approaching Union Army, 1865 Unfortunately, the fire intended to inhibit Union troops soon spread out of control.
Come to think of it, not much but the hemlines has changed! On her return from a Confederate diplomatic mission to Europe in 1864, her ship ran aground and she drowned while trying to escape a Union gunboat.
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It was a strategic player in the Civil War as it was the only railroad that connected the capitals of Washingon, D.