• early
  • In the early 19th century, a typical American household might contain several items manufactured from whale products , such as candles or corsets made with whalebone stays. (thoughtco.com)
  • In the 14th century, Sheffield was already noted for the production of knives, as mentioned in Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, and by the early 1600s it had become the main centre of cutlery manufacture in England outside London, overseen by the Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire. (wikipedia.org)
  • The history of the Inner Temple begins in the early years of the reign of Henry II (1154-1189), when the contingent of Knights Templar in London moved from the Old Temple in Holborn to a new location on the banks of the River Thames, stretching from Fleet Street to what is now Essex House. (wikipedia.org)
  • Britain
  • The naval history of Great Britain: from the year MDCCLXXXIII to MDCCCXXII. (wikipedia.org)
  • The influence of sea power on the history of the British people University Press, p. 71, Url James, William, (1826), The naval history of Great Britain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Incorporating a broad range of contemporary scholarship, A History of Victorian Literature presents an overview of the literature produced in Great Britain between 1830 and 1900, with fresh consideration of both major figures and some of the era's less familiar authors. (wiley.com)
  • half
  • psychology and the human sciences in the second half of the 19th c. and the first half of the 20th c. (history.ac.uk)
  • For the last half of the century, it was the policy of the party in power in the legislature to secure the largest amount of political advantage in making the apportionments, and they were made whenever the political control of the assembly changed. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the half century when Romanticism was deploying its talents and ideas, the political minds inside or outside Romanticist culture were engaged in the effort to settle-each party or group or theory in its own way-the legacy of 1789. (britannica.com)
  • Inner Temple
  • The history of the Library is discussed in some detail in the introduction to J. Conway Davies's Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Library of the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple (Oxford, 1972). (wikipedia.org)
  • subjects
  • There are, in addition, extensive non-law collections covering such subjects as history, topography, biography and heraldry, and an important collection of legal and historical manuscripts. (wikipedia.org)
  • England
  • In this fascinating and unique study, Ann Hughes examines how the experience of civil war in seventeenth-century England affected the. (tradebit.com)
  • Substantial numbers of Catholics also came from French Canada during the mid-19th century and settled in New England. (wikipedia.org)
  • Victorian restoration was the widespread and extensive refurbishment and rebuilding of Church of England churches and cathedrals that took place in England and Wales during the 19th-century reign of Queen Victoria. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • Jewish Polish history during the 19th century: Official Russian policy would eventually prove to be substantially harsher to the Jews than that under independent Polish rule. (wikipedia.org)
  • political
  • Part of the Blackwell Histories of Literature series, the book describes the development of the Victorian literary movement and places it within its cultural, social and political context. (wiley.com)
  • Baseball History
  • Baseball history illustration: George Wright of the 1867 National of Washington Club. (19cbaseball.com)
  • Recognized as the first great slugger in baseball history, and among the greatest sluggers of his era, he held the record for career home runs from 1887 to 1889, with his final total of 106 tying for the fourth most of the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jews
  • The pogroms proved a turning point in the history of the Jews in Poland, and throughout the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though the Jews in the Pale were generally poorer and less educated than in other areas, they were still part of the debate over the future of Judaism in the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • History of the Jews in Russia and Poland. (wikipedia.org)
  • collection
  • A wonderful online exhibition at the Library of Congress which gives access to the 19th century photoraphic collection of Prokudin Gorskii. (pitt.edu)
  • Presenting a radical leftist perspective on the recent history of the Balkan region, this collection of essays, commentaries, and interviews argues. (tradebit.com)
  • An incomparably rich collection of primary source material on all aspects of American history originating from Congress and other federal agencies. (jmu.edu)
  • period
  • The object of the change in the organic law was to obviate annual legislative sessions, but as a rule, up to the last decade of the century, annual sessions were held, the general assembly adjourning to a date in the second year of the biennial period to complete its unfinished business and consider other legislative matters. (wikipedia.org)
  • times
  • The Royal Navy: a history from the earliest times to the present, Volume 6. (wikipedia.org)
  • He led the league in batting average five times, the most by a 19th-century player, and his career .342 batting average still ranks ninth all-time. (wikipedia.org)