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  • 19th
  • Apparently, cannabis was burned for use as an inhalant to aid in delivery, researchers said, noting that a 19th-century medical publication said it strengthened contractions while reducing labor pain. (mercycenters.org)
  • The history of art criticism as we know it in the 21st century began in the 19th century but has precedents that date to the ancient world. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, it was the coming of the railways in mid-19th century that proved to be the town's future: with it came the tourist trade, and the two industries, port and seaside resort, were the making of its prosperity until changes in tourist opportunities in the mid twentieth century brought about its present somewhat depleted fortunes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term creationism in its broad sense covers a wide range of views and interpretations, and was not in common use before the late 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of modern geology in the 18th and 19th centuries found geological strata and fossil sequences indicating a very ancient Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • From around the start of the 19th century, ideas such as Jean-Baptiste Lamarck 's concept of transmutation of species had gained supporters in Paris and Edinburgh , mostly amongst anatomists. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 19th century, scientists used the idea of random motions of molecules in the development of statistical mechanics to explain phenomena in thermodynamics and the properties of gases . (wikipedia.org)
  • 18th century
  • From the 18th century on, various views aimed at reconciling the Abrahamic religions and Genesis with geology , biology and other sciences developed in Western culture . (wikipedia.org)
  • However, by the late 18th century, it was common for the poor of the area around Naples to add tomato to their yeast-based flat bread, and so the pizza began. (pathfindersonline.org)
  • FRENCH
  • Ambroise Paré , a 16th-century French surgeon, stated that to perform surgery is, "To eliminate that which is superfluous, restore that which has been dislocated, separate that which has been united, join that which has been divided and repair the defects of nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Alan Davidson, the French word omelette came into use during the mid-16th century, but the versions alumelle and alumete are employed by the Ménagier de Paris (II, 5) in 1393. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although the word pizza was first documented in 997 AD in Gaeta and successively in different parts of Central and South Italy, the history of the dish itself is not very clear or well documented. (pathfindersonline.org)
  • major
  • As a discipline, the history of art criticism is distinguished from art criticism, which is concerned with establishing a relative artistic value upon individual works with respect to others of comparable style, or sanctioning an entire style or movement from the standpoint of its history and of its major scholars. (wikipedia.org)
  • Throughout Muslim history, this was a major port for pilgrims heading for Mecca. (lexicorient.com)
  • times
  • Ancient Aztec nutrition centered around many foods used in Mexican cuisine as well, and their similarities can still be seen in modern times. (healthandfitnesshistory.com)
  • This is a list of military rulers, as well as kings and emperors from ancient times. (eskify.com)
  • Is a Co-Owner Editor and Writer of Ancient-Origins She is also a guest writer on Epoch Times and iSpectrum Magazine She completed a Bachelor of Science Psychology degree and published research in the field of Educational Psychology She has has. (ancient-origins.net)
  • Frankincense was used in ancient times and throughout the Middle Ages by the Christian church as holy anointing oil. (purpleprairie.com)
  • People
  • and Ricardo Verdugo from the University of Chile, the researchers used newly available samples of DNA from seven whole genomes to study how ancient Andean people-including groups that clustered around Lake Titicaca in Peru and Bolivia, 12,000 feet above sea level-adapted to their environment over the centuries. (phys.org)
  • Diets of the ancient Aztec people revolved heavily around corn and corn products. (healthandfitnesshistory.com)
  • Throughout recorded history , many people have viewed the universe as a created entity . (wikipedia.org)
  • Search
  • Witness the bathing ghats and centuries-old temples, and explore the narrow winding lanes in search of exquisite silks, brassware, and stunning saris. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • books
  • So, after reading many history books, I analysed and compared the information and, little by little, I began to feel that there was something wrong with the dates of antiquity. (world-mysteries.com)
  • Medicine
  • This is the home page to our section on the History of Cannabis as Medicine and in general. (mercycenters.org)
  • The ancient use of marijuana as medicine has been documented in a great number of cultures, including Greece and Africa and medicinal use of cannabis was recorded in Egypt in the 16th century BC. (mercycenters.org)
  • Ulrike Steinert, Oxford: Created to bleed: Blood, women's bodies and gender in ancient Mesopotamian medicine. (fu-berlin.de)
  • Both frankincense and myrrh have a long history of use in Traditional Chinese Medicine, African healing, and Indian Ayurvedic practices. (purpleprairie.com)
  • uses
  • Technically, art history is not these things, because the art historian uses historical method to answer the questions: How did the artist come to create the work? (wikipedia.org)
  • location
  • The location of ancient samples near Lake Titicaca, elevation 3812 meters, in what is now Peru and Bolivia. (phys.org)
  • Folkestone's history has been shaped by its location within the natural landscape. (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural History
  • The anonymous publication of Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation in 1844 aroused wide public interest with support from Quakers and Unitarians , but was strongly criticised by the religious establishment and the scientific community, which called for solidly backed science. (wikipedia.org)
  • improve
  • Before commenting on this book, let me remark that I cannot imagine how - with their vast territories - the Romans did not use geographical maps, how they conducted trade without a banking system, and how the Roman army, on which the Empire rested, was unable to improve its weapons and military tactics during nine centuries of wars. (world-mysteries.com)
  • Show
  • Here are ten extreme sports from history that show our ancestors were willing to risk life and limb for a little pleasure. (listverse.com)
  • selection
  • A comparison of the ancient genomes with their living descendants also revealed selection for immune-related genes soon after the arrival of Europeans, suggesting that Andeans who survived may have had an advantage with regard to the newly introduced European pathogens. (phys.org)
  • great
  • The monumental work The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, written by English historian and scholar Edward Gibbon (1737-1794), is a great source of detailed information on the history of the Roman Empire. (world-mysteries.com)