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2) Vietnam War; that's Captain Pho(?), a Southern Vietnamese soldier, shooting a POW in the head
3) French Revolution; "Liberty leading the People" by Delacroix
4) Spanish Civil War; "Guernica" by Pablo Picasso
5) World War II, Soviet Soldier captures the Reichstag
6) Trojan War, Lacoon Killed by Poseidon's Snakes (had to look that one up)
7) William's Conquest of England (Battle of Hastings), from the Bayeux Tapestry
8) American War of Independence, "Washington Crossing the Delaware"
I was anticipating seeing the photo of Capa's "Falling Soldier" rather than Picasso's "Guernica." Love Picasso.
Have you ever taken a look at a high res copy of "Washington Crossing the Delaware"? George has on white pants and what looks like some strange codpiece with a red vienna sausage hanging out of it.
Have a look.
A genuine original Woot!-istanian.