• Commissioned especially for the new series and appearing here for the first time, essays cover the world's most important events and developments - from 1701 through 1800 - in the century that witnessed the world's transition to a modern industrial and scientific society. (waterstones.com)
  • This course traces Eastern Christianity from the 2nd to the 16th century. (umich.edu)
  • The main purpose of this study is the transition process of French drama from the humanism drama in the 16th century to the baroque drama, the classical drama, and the enlightenment drama in the 18th century, with the 17th century being the peak. (nii.ac.jp)
  • By the 16th century, the Royal College of Physicians in London had been established but it was not an easy time in the history of medicine as the forces of conservatism fought a rearguard action against the inevitability of change. (hubpages.com)
  • Stricter controls were imposed during the 16th century, in part because of the new sexual morality that accompanied the Protestant Reformation and the Counter-Reformation. (britannica.com)
  • Another 126 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1290, 1457, 1498, 1657, 1700, 1721, 1740, 1787, 1804, and 1843 are included under the topic Early Nestler History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible. (houseofnames.com)
  • During the beginning of the 15th Century scientists developed greater understanding of the workings of human body and its disease processes. (news-medical.net)
  • Descriptions of endometriosis in 18th century monographs and manuscripts are rare and the recorded macroscopic features of endometriosis seldom support this attribution to the described cases. (springer.com)
  • After the decline of the Roman Empire , the origin of seafaring soldiers was lost throughout the archaic history of the world, being revived when the cannon became practical for use on naval vessels. (wikibooks.org)
  • With one of the world's most extensive clothing collections, the KCI has amassed a wide range of historical garments, underwear, shoes, and fashion accessories dating from the 18th century to the present day. (worldcat.org)
  • Tissue samples from a Hungarian mummy have revealed that people in the early 17th and 18th centuries suffered from colon cancer, long before the modern plagues of obesity, physical inactivity and processed food were established as causes of the disease, according to new research. (foxnews.com)
  • In the end, the British won the struggle and continued to import opium through Hong Kong into China throughout the early 20th century. (recovery.org)
  • Early 19th century British poets popularized and romanticized its use. (recovery.org)
  • Another 267 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1775, 1790, 1452, 1454, 1540, 1555, 1745 and 1745 are included under the topic Early McMullen History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible. (houseofnames.com)
  • Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early McMullen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible. (houseofnames.com)
  • Another 125 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early McAllen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible. (houseofnames.com)
  • The young Nestler family played a crucial role in the early history of the region, and contributed greatly to the development of medieval Swabian society. (houseofnames.com)
  • The balance of power from the early 20th century onward underwent drastic changes that for all practical purposes destroyed the European power structure as it had existed since the end of the Middle Ages. (britannica.com)
  • In light of the many lifestyle and environmental changes human society has undergone during the last few centuries, we found it important to compare the spectrum of historical mutations to the modern spectrum. (foxnews.com)
  • They kicked off the class with historical framing about the nature of the city as a social and material entity and with a brief history of London as it emerged from its Roman and Medieval influences. (brandeis.edu)
  • Originally being passed down orally, folk spirituals have been central in the lives of African Americans for more than three centuries, serving religious, cultural, social, political, and historical functions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Germany, or more exactly the old Holy Roman Empire, in the 18th century entered a period of decline that would finally lead to the dissolution of the Empire during the Napoleonic Wars. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jane Kamensky , the Harry S. Truman Professor of American Civilization and Susan Lanser , professor of English, Women's and Gender Studies and Comparative Literature, collaborated to bring students a class that combines history and literature for a comprehensive understanding of what it might have been like to live in London during the period. (brandeis.edu)
  • Medieval French writer Chretien de Troyes: popularity in 12th century France where Chretien transformed them into something like the Arthurian legends. (prezi.com)
  • From 1696 onwards, Irish linen was imported duty free to England, and by the end of the 18th century, linen accounted for about half of Ireland's total exports. (cruithni.org.uk)
  • We both specialize in the 18th-century, with England as a point of intersection," says Lanser. (brandeis.edu)
  • The unlikely coincidence of a local hospital record and a census led by a pioneering physician has enabled the first study charting rates of venereal disease in 18th century England, revealing high infection levels in the city of Chester at this time. (cam.ac.uk)
  • In 1588 (as we all should know) England had decisively won the battle against the Spanish Armada and rendered Spain powerless, thus allowing England to become the dominant power at sea over the next 3 centuries. (hubpages.com)
  • Later, medicine was taught at new universities established in Cambridge, Oxford, Bologna, Montpellier and Paris - where, in the 14th century, anatomy lessons often included the public dissection of human corpses but the teaching of surgery was prohibited by the Church. (hubpages.com)
  • Malcolm Mor MacMillan had received this rock by the 14th century. (houseofnames.com)
  • Reinforced buttonholes weren't invented until the mid-13th century). (slate.com)
  • Paul de Wit's address books provided data about companies from the end of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth centuries. (edu.pl)
  • Sloane's collection of books, coins, artifacts, and natural history specimens had grown so large that he was forced to buy a neighboring house in order to have enough space. (referenceforbusiness.com)
  • The original page is located at http://en.wiki books.org/wi ki/User:RekonDog/Definitive_History_of_the_United_States_Marine_Corps/Institutions/Prologue . (wikibooks.org)
  • Illustration by the Franciscan missionary Bernardino de Sahagun who wrote detailed accounts of the Aztec history during his life there from 1545 until his death in 1590 into 12 books entitled "General History of the Things of New Spain. (cdc.gov)
  • The Department of Classics and Ancient History bookshelf is a round-up of authored and edited books from our academics. (bris.ac.uk)
  • Here are books on significant events and revivals in the history of the Church as well as Christian biographies (pastoral, missionary, puritan and reformer biographies). (banneroftruth.org)
  • According to the oral histories of many of the indigenous peoples of the Americas, they have been living on this continent since their genesis, described by a wide range of traditional creation stories . (wikipedia.org)
  • Writes about the 18th century and various other sewing projects in Isis' Wardrobe and about creating a 1940's wardrobe in Fashionably Forties. (blogspot.com)
  • The earliest known button, writes Ian McNeil in An Encyclopedia of the History of Technology , "was originally used more as an ornament than as a fastening, the earliest known being found at Mohenjo-daro in the Indus Valley [now Pakistan]. (slate.com)
  • About the middle of the eleventh century," writes Carl K√∂hler in A History of Costume , "clothes began to be made so close-fitting that they followed the lines of the body from shoulders to hips like a glove. (slate.com)
  • The chronological scope is vast, from prehistory to the present, and it is therefore a selective survey focusing on particular artistic traditions in depth, chosen from the major periods of South Asian history. (willamette.edu)