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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"... enticed by his mildness Europa climbed onto his back. Once there she was carried
away to sea and ..."
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Published byDaily Telegraph
Date29 Oct 1971
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedPompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Implied textMyths: Europa was a Levantine woman in Greek mythology, from whom the name of
the continent Europe was ultimately taken. She was seduced by the god Zeus in the form of a
bull and carried away to Crete on his back.
Notes News: 29 Oct: Parliament voted for Britain to
enter Europe with a majority of 112 in the Commons and 393 in the Lords. Mr Roy Jenkins and
68 other Labour MPs voted with the Government, while 39 Conservative backbenchers voted
with the Opposition. ...[The Times]
SubjectsResemblance
bulls
storms
European Union
International relations
Membership
British
Myths
legends
Europe
France
prime ministers
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
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