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  • 19th century
  • A wonderful online exhibition at the Library of Congress which gives access to the 19th century photoraphic collection of Prokudin Gorskii. (pitt.edu)
  • More than half of them started off from Ostrobothnia where the birth-rate was extremely high at the end on the 19th century. (folklore.ee)
  • social
  • Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the 20th Century (1989) is a non-fiction book by American rock-music critic Greil Marcus that examines popular music and art as a social critique of Western culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • World
  • The case of the Majdanek death camp The Majdanek trials were a series of consecutive war-crime trials held in Poland and in Germany after World War II, constituting the overall longest Nazi war crimes trial in history spanning over 30 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • article
  • This article is about the book, for the compilation album by Manic Street Preachers see Lipstick Traces (A Secret History of Manic Street Preachers). (wikipedia.org)
  • create
  • It appears that in written form the respondent is more likely to follow the categories of official as well as unofficial history, which both create certain frameworks and models for the narration. (folklore.ee)
  • archive
  • Site presents the history of the Soviet Gulag system through a browseable archive of video, art, artifacts, photographs, and the life stories of former Gulag prisoners. (pitt.edu)
  • study
  • The study of the folkloristic aspect of heritage about family history widens our overview of general history. (folklore.ee)
  • It also enables us study why the past is retold again and again and how the periodisation of history is carried out. (folklore.ee)
  • the study of kinship history of families aims to reach as far past as possible. (folklore.ee)
  • Russian
  • It is designed to give you a taste of the actual exhibit that includes more than 250 artifacts from 300 years of Russian history. (pitt.edu)
  • Great
  • Great events from history. (worldcat.org)
  • I thought you might be interested in this item at http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/213299734 Title: Great events from history. (worldcat.org)
  • The Lords of Creation: Allen's history of American finance from the Reconstruction Era to the start of the Great Depression is a fascinating story of bankers, railroad tycoons, steel magnates, and robber barons. (worldcat.org)
  • Last
  • According to Michael Angold, the "rediscovery of [Palamas'] writings by theologians of the last century has played a crucial role in the construction of present-day Orthodoxy. (wikipedia.org)
  • main
  • As soon as the Polish independence movement took hold in 1912-1914 with the aim to put forth an armed struggle for sovereign Poland-following a century of partitions - the main freedom organization was formed, called Komisja Skonfederowanych Stronnictw Niepodległościowych. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus the main character of a narrative could be a grandmother with her personal history but also a supposed forefather from the 17th century. (folklore.ee)
  • earliest
  • The Romance of Book Selling: A History from the Earliest Times to the Twentieth Century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Akkadian-speaking people (the earliest historically-attested Semitic-speaking people) who would eventually found Assyria appear to have entered Mesopotamia at some point during the latter 4th millennium BC (c. 3500-3000 BC), eventually intermingling with the earlier Sumerian-speaking population, with Akkadian names appearing in written record from as early as the 29th century BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • 18th-century
  • An 18th-century gunnis at Poldark Mine is mentioned as a notable feature in the successful Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site nomination document of 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • The permanent exhibition gives an overview of the Swiss porcelain and faience factories of the 18th century, and the development of forms and patterns of dishware and miniatures. (wikipedia.org)
  • America
  • In the United States of America a radical Sunday School movement linked to the German-American socialist movement emerged in New York and Chicago in the 1880s and again on a broader scale as part of the Modern School Movement during the first decade of the 20th Century. (wikipedia.org)
  • An even larger network of American Socialist Sunday Schools, closely paralleling the British movement, was launched by members of the Socialist Party of America during the first two decades of the 20th Century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The major producers of naval stores in the 19th and 20th century were the United States of America, and France, where Napoleon encouraged planting of pines in areas of sand dunes. (wikipedia.org)
  • entity
  • The Dutch conquest of the Indies brought them together as a single colonial entity by the early 20th century, which was fundamental to the policy's implementation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Arab Islamic Conquest in the mid-seventh century finally dissolved Assyria (Assuristan) as a single entity, after which the remnants of the Assyrian people (by now Christians) gradually became an ethnic, linguistic, cultural and religious minority in the Assyrian homeland, surviving there to this day as an indigenous people of the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • millennium
  • Akkadian gradually replaced Sumerian as the spoken language of Mesopotamia somewhere after the turn of the 3rd and the 2nd millennium BC (the exact dating being a matter of debate), although Sumerian continued to be used as a sacred, ceremonial, literary and scientific language in Mesopotamia until the 1st century AD, as did use of the Akkadian cuneiform. (wikipedia.org)
  • late
  • It existed as a state from perhaps as early as the 25th century BC in the form of the Assur city-state, until its collapse between 612 BC and 609 BC, spanning the Early to Middle Bronze Age through to the late Iron Age. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the late 24th century BC, the Assyrians became subject to Sargon of Akkad, who united all the Akkadian- and Sumerian-speaking peoples of Mesopotamia under the Akkadian Empire, which lasted from c. 2334 BC to 2154 BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • After its fall from power, the greater remaining part of Assyria was a geopolitical region and province of other empires, although between the mid-2nd century BC and late 3rd century AD a patchwork of small independent Assyrian kingdoms arose in the form of Ashur, Adiabene, Osroene, Beth Nuhadra, Beth Garmai and Hatra. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assyria was also sometimes known as Subartu and Azuhinum prior to the rise of the city-state of Ashur, after which it was Aššūrāyu, and after its fall, from 605 BC through to the late seventh century AD variously as Achaemenid Assyria, and also referenced as Atouria, Ator, Athor, and sometimes as Syria which etymologically derives from Assyria according to Strabo, Syria (Greek), Assyria (Latin) and Asōristān (Middle Persian). (wikipedia.org)
  • Ancient
  • The exploration revealed that some 20th-century drives had broken into ancient gunnises which were filled in by rocks that had fractured off the hanging wall, or fallen from above. (wikipedia.org)
  • period
  • The early Victorian period saw some of the most formative changes in modern history: the industrial revolution, the achievement of mass literacy, the rise of class conflict, the growth of freedoms for women, and the increase of religious doubt. (lincoln.ac.uk)
  • Among his works during this period were Tales of a Triumphant People: A History of Salt Lake County, Utah, 1847-1900 (with Harold Lundstrom) published in 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • Artistically, the period began around the mid-17th century and was led at first by the Spanish Jesuits and by working artisans who lacked specialized artistic training. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • Men and women, young and old, people from different walks of life -- they all lent a hand and shared in a centuries-old musical tradition. (openculture.com)
  • Changing exhibitions further explain the history and the work of well-known porcelain manufacturers and other cultural and historical issues in Zurich, such as the anniversary exhibition Frauen, Zunft und Männerwelt - 250 Jahre Zunfthaus zur Meisen (Women, Men's Guild and the world - 250 years Guild house Meisen). (wikipedia.org)
  • writers
  • 29 January 1860 - 15 July 1904) was a Russian playwright and short story writer, who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short fiction in history. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • As of 2006, with the replacement of the parish priest Father Michael Tuck, for the first time in the parish's history, females may be chosen to be altar-servers. (wikipedia.org)