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British soldier, adventurer and author Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888-1935), known as Lawrence Of Arabia, joined the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire during World War I and was instrumental in the conquest of Palestine. The photo was taken in 1918. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Tina Brown's Must-Reads: Heroes, Then And Now

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WikiLeaks Dodges Obstacles To Stay Online

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