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Albert Anastasia

Albert Anastasia

Biography of Albert Anastasia

Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen (1789)

Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen (1789)

Voted by the National Constituent Assembly on August 26, 1789, the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen is one of the major texts in world history. Its ideals are the basis of nineteenth-century liberalism, even though they were not applied in revolutionary France. This text has, moreover, inspired all subsequent declarations.

Czech Republic

Czech Republic

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Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick& 39;s father invented the first horse-drawn crop reaper and was experimenting with a design for a mechanical reaper when he turned the experiment over to his son. Cyrus took a look at his design and made a few changes to make the mechanical reaper fully functional and obtained a patent in 1834.

Samos

Samos

Samos is a Greek island in the east Aegean, just off the coast of modern-day Turkey. It particularly flourished in the 6th century BCE and was famous in antiquity for its navy, wine, and important sanctuary...

History and fiction in TV series (CVUH)

History and fiction in TV series (CVUH)

After a day devoted to history and the media (January 21, see details here), the Vigilance Committee against Public Usages of History (CVUH) is offering this Saturday, June 2, 2012, a day of events. study around history and series, entitled: & 34; History and fiction in television series & 34 ;.