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YOUTH 1888-1914


Family and childhood

Lawrence at Oxford

Tours in France



Section I: 1888-1914
Lawrence's cycling tours of French castles, 1907-8


At Oxford, Lawrence decided to submit a thesis on medieval military architecture. As part of his study in summer 1908 he began a long cycle tour of France to study and photograph castles.

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Map of Lawrence's journey



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