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Archaeologists have struck upon a “once in a lifetime” find, an incredibly well-preserved 26-by-8-feet frieze buried beneath a temple in Holmul, a jungle-filled pre-Columbian research site in northeastern Guatemala, the BBC reports.  An archaeologist clearing debris away from an inscription on the newly discovered frieze. Photo: Francisco Estrada-Belli.

City of Holmul, Peten region, Guatemala. Archaeologist Anya Shetler cleans an inscription below an ancient stucco frieze recently unearthed in the buried Maya city of Holmul.

The Bielski brothers, True Heroes! three Jewish brothers who saved 1200 Jews, by hiding in the forest for 2 years. Made into a film called ''Defiance'' starring Daniel Craig in 2010

The Bielski brothers,True Heroes! three Jewish brothers who saved 1200 Jews, by hiding in the forest for 2 years. Made into a film called ''Defiance'' starring Daniel Craig in 2010 History WWII

Legendary Russian sniper Vasily Zaitsev (left, pointing) explains the tactical situation to newly arrived snipers on the Stalingrad environs, Dec 1942. Note the snow camouflage overalls, standard issue for Red Army snipers and other special combat units.Zaitsev scored 400 kills, most of them at distances of 1000 meters or more. Today, he rests in the national cemetery of Volgograd, as Stalingrad was renamed in the post-communist times.

Legendary Russian sniper Vasily Zaitsev (left, pointing) explains the tactical situation to newly arrived snipers on the Stalingrad environs, Dec

Founding of the Provisional Government of the Indian National Free India Centre, Berlin by Heinrich Hoffmann

A foreign Legionary of the Arab Free Corps, a wing of the Wehrmacht, receiving a medal for his efforts supporting the German war effort in the North African Front.

Adolf Wagner and Martin Bormann.

Reichsleiter Martin Bormann (right) and Reichsleiter Robert Ley t the launching of the battleship Tirpitz in Wilhelmshaven, April

This unknown cadaver helped the Allies to invade Europe via Sicily - an elaborate ruse to redirect Hitler's armies to other Italian cities. He was called Major Martin, he had a briefcase full of documents, fake ID, etc. and the body was put to sea to be found by Spanish fishermen. Britain demanded the documents returned, but Spain first let the Germans have a good look at the documents. The ruse worked, thanks to the man whose identity was never known.

The body of Glyndwr Michael, a Welsh vagrant, who was made into a fictitious Major William Martin in Operation Mincemeat.A plan to confuse the Germans on where the Allies were going to land next

General Friedrich Von Paulus Surrenders After Defeat of Stalingrad - 42-20560964 - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis

Early 1943 - General Friedrich von Paulus surrenders after defeat of Stalingrad. He became a propaganda voice for the USSR and did not commit suicide as Hitler expected him to do.

Eastern Front, Battle of Cholm, Jan 1942: The local population was caught inside the town and suffered equally with the Germans. This local man has found some protein: a foot of a horse.

"Eastern Front, Battle of Cholm, Jan. The local population was caught inside the town and suffered equally with the Germans. This local man carries a horse hoof.

Benito Mussolini, Alfred Jodl, Adolf Hitler and Wilhelm Keitel

Benito Mussolini, Alfred Jodl, Adolf Hitler and Wilhelm Keitel love when i see colourized photos from the black and white era, i think it add a touch of reality ;