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Lulworth Cove, Dorset, Invasion
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In the early part of the 20th Century, many people feared an invasion by Germany. This was fuelled by the newspaper serialisation of William le Queux's 'What if' novel, 'The Invasion of 1910', which went on to sell over a million copies.

I am very grateful to these German reenactors for helping me recreate an early panorama showing, had the invasion actually have happened, how it would have been seen in Lulworth Cove.

Copyright: John Willetts Arps
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Uploaded: 12/09/2011
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Tags: england; summer; uk; dorset; nature; coast; history; sea
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