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  Learn more about List of years in literature in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
1951 in literature - The Catcher in the Rye - J.D. Salinger
1921 in literature - The Mistress of Husaby - Sigrid Undset
1810 in literature - The Houses of Osma and Almeria - Regina Maria Roche
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 JewishEncyclopedia.com - LITERATURE, HEBREW:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The term "Jewish literature" should be used in a broader sense, as including works written by Jews upon Jewish subjects, irrespective of the language in which they may be expressed, while the term "Judaica" should be applied to works written by Jews or non-Jews upon Jewish subjects, but in languages other than Hebrew.
The cabalistic literature of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries is mostly anonymous and not original.
For although traces of this literature may be found in the Talmud, it was not until Judaism came into conflict with its two sister religions and with Karaism that religious controversy became a significant part of Hebrew literature.
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In Serbian literature, similar phenomena are to be noticed not only in the appearance of the Parnassian lyric poems of Vojislav Ilic (who had a large number of followers and was a dominant figure in the 1890s), but in literary criticism as well.
Literature noticeably depended on the general political-ideological changes, which were often sharp and sudden, but which decade after decade lost their strength, and thus the art of literature was able to continue its independent development.
He is a well-known historian of Serbian literature, and he captured the fancy of both domestic and foreign critics and readers with a novel strangely written in the form of a dictionary (Dictionary of the Khazars, 1984).
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 ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The rise of a literature, both written and spoken, in the vernacular began in the 13th century; a period of great political and civil revival in the Italian cities and a lively renaissance in art and culture after the difficult centuries following barbarian domination.
The prose of the 14th century was characterized by an explosion of religious literature, primarily aimed at the education and religious instruction of the people.
Italian culture and literature experienced a revival in the second half of the 18th century as a result of the spread of the ideals of the Enlightenment.
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 Denmark - Culture - Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Ballads are the principal mediaeval literature in the vernacular.
The language and forms of baroque literature are characterised by impressive rhetorical inventiveness and power, and they reveal an appetite for life that measures up to its stark celebration of the inconstancy of fortune and the certainty of death.
Two institutions created the framework for the new literature: The Royal Theatre, which was founded in 1748 and became the central institution of manners and culture in Denmark right up to the second half of the 19th century, and the Society for the Furtherance of the Fine and Useful Sciences (founded 1759).
www.um.dk /Publikationer/UM/English/Denmark/kap4/4-7.asp   (5205 words)

 1883 Definition / 1883 Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
It was passed on January 16, 1883 and was brought about after the assassination of President James Garfield by a "disappointed" office seeker....
On September 15, 1883 eight residents of Bombay met in the then Victoria and Albert Museum and “constituted themselves as the Bombay Natural History Society.
1883 is the second volume of The US Navy Warship Series, a projected five-volume series on US warships.
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 1883   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
founding in 1831 to its dissolution in 1883) was inscribed with the political conflicts...
The flood of 1883 came in February with a combination of...
1880 1881 1882 - 1883 - 1884 1885 1886
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 Yiddish Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Yiddish literature may be divided into three periods: the period of preparation, the classical age, and the postclassical period.
The brief classical age of Yiddish literature, from the late 19th to the early 20th century, is epitomized in three great writers of fiction: Shalom Jacob Abramowitz, better known as Mendele Mokher Sefarim (Mendele the Itinerant Bookseller); Shalom Aleichem; and Isaac Leib Peretz.
After 1883, when the Russian government closed Yiddish theaters, most of the actors moved to New York City, which then became the center of the Yiddish stage; into the 1980s plays, and especially musical comedies, in Yiddish have remained popular.
www.bergen.org /AAST/Projects/Yiddish/English/literature.html   (1455 words)

 IX. Emerson: Bibliography. Vol. 15. Colonial and Revolutionary Literature; Early National Literature, Part I. The ...
Colonial and Revolutionary Literature; Early National Literature, Part I. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes.
George Willis Cooke's Bibliography of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Boston, 1908, is an exhaustive record of Emerson's published writings and of biographical and critical material.
Studies and Notes in Philology and Literature, 5, 23–40, 1897.
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She taught courses in fl literature, and she served on the advisory board for the Negro American Literature Forum, which later became the Black American Literature Forum.
Papers, in Polish, of a Milwaukee native active in preserving Polish culture and literature, including her prose and poetry writings, a biographical sketch, and copies of newsclippings and photographs of Pokora and her parents.
The majority of the correspondence is between the department chairman and the Dean of the College of Letters and Science, the Associate Dean of Humanities, and the Chairman of the Dept. of English.
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 The Chronicle: Daily news: 08/28/2001 -- 01
In the early days of the MLA, which was founded in 1883, literature was primarily taught in Greek and Latin, Ms.
The literature organization had considered other campus bases, including Brown University, the Georgia Institute of Technology, the University of Southern California, and the University of Virginia, she said.
The Electronic Literature Organization supports only literature that is produced for electronic media, rather than, for instance, traditional literature that migrates to an e-book.
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 On Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Beyond fiction's ability to allow us to enter lives not one's own, it refers to all the aspects of the world that we know — nature, culture, feeling, and ideas — and is therefore in a position to interpret the world in all its extent more so than any of the other arts.
An appreciation of literature allows one to discriminate between the profound and the superficial — which takes the place of good and bad, true and false.
The Russians have always taken their literature very seriously; after Pushkin, who was revered as an artist but still very much a romanticist of European bent, Russian literature entered the beginning of its more characteristic trait of examining the degradations of the poor and human suffering.
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 Turning Points of Wisconsin: Miscellaneous campaign literature, 1861-1883.
Turning Points of Wisconsin: Miscellaneous campaign literature, 1861-1883.
Before mass media such as television and Web sites, distributing printed handbills and flyers was a common way to publicize a party's candidates and platform issues on the local level.
Republican Party (Wis.) In: Miscellaneous campaign literature, 1861-1883.
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 Malayalam Literature
Malayalam literature too reflects this spirit of accommodation and has over the centuries developed a tradition which, even while rooted in the locality, is truly universal in taste.
Since this article is primarily devoted to the evolution of literature in Malayalam the political history and the history of the language as well as the literature written in other languages are not discussed here in detail.
This was one of the numerous pieces of Christian literature that must have gained currency in the 16th and 17th centureies.
www.cs.princeton.edu /~mp/malayalam/copy/prdkerala.org/mallitrature.htm   (14673 words)

A cursory review of the literature indicates little information not only regarding the abilities of colonial birds to recognize individuals other than mates and offspring but also the maximal number of individuals that can be recognized and remem- bered by one bird for a given breeding season or longer.
For example, when the signaler is a toxic insect and the receiver is a predaceous bird, the signal cannot be in the ultraviolet spectrum (although that is where the sender may be most sensitive): it must cater to the bird's abilities.
A very large proportion of the literature on British Columbia birds appears in local journals, often of limited accessibility, which might be overlooked by most workers.
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 :.. Literature ..:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
I've mentioned before that literature is probably my favourite hobby and pass time.
The thing is that I am quite critical towards literature and its commercialism, which has been going on during the last century.
It would be difficult to describe what the goal of literature is or should be.
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 Biographies: Men of Literature: Political Personages: Karl Marx (1818-83).
Biographies: Men of Literature: Political Personages: Karl Marx (1818-83).
He followed Hegel's deterministic view that all events come about as a result of the inevitable progress of history, "progress" in that the state passes through different stages.
The fundamental difference in the beliefs between socialism and Marxism is that Marxists believe that we are powerless to shape the course of history, whereas the Utopian belief is that it is within our power to make a perfect society.
www.blupete.com /Literature/Biographies/Philosophy/Marx.htm   (202 words)

 The Academy of American Poets - Matthew Arnold
Late in life, in 1883 and 1886, Arnold made two lecturing tours of the United States.
Literature and Dogma: An Essay towards a Better Apprehension of the Bible (1873)
Paul and Protestantism; with an Introduction on Puritanism and the Church of England (1883)
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 Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Full calf, tooled and gilt decorated binding of the period, rubbed at extremities, some thin strips of leather torn from both covers, foxing, two loose leaves.
Literature, science, law, philosophy, political science, etc. Includes articles: "Scenery and Adventure in the Far South-West" by C. Austin Woodruff, M.D., Greene County, Alabama (p.76-77); "Northern And Southern Slavery" (p.314-315); "Our Navy" by Harry Bluff, USN.
Literature, science, law, philosophy, political science, etc. The spine misstates January - December.
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Though the Irish Language survives to this day, Irish Literature written in English has been renowned, since the days of Jonathan Swift's 'Gulliver's Travels' and Edmund Burke's 'Reflections Upon The Revolution In France'.
Beckett, Shaw, Yeats and Heaney were all awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
The early modern period (1250-1650) produced bardic verse and prose but the literary language was then displaced by the vernacular form, which gave rise to an extensive, popular poetic literature.
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 Calcuttaweb - Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Born on June 26, 1883 at Kathalpara, Naihati near Calcutta.
His patriotic piece of literature, 'Pather Daabi' was banned by British Govt for some time.
In 1923, he received 'Jagattarini' Gold medal from Calcutta University and Dhaka University honored him with a DLit.
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 High school literature - Homework Center - Multnomah County Library
There are outlines based on particular areas, such as Mexican-American literature, Women's literature, British literature, and a Survey of World Literature.
Also includes links to dozens of Web sites about literature by Native American, Chicana/Latina, Asian American, Arab American, and African American writers, and to general sites about fiction, essays, poetry, drama, and other literature by writers of color.
The Poetry and Literature Center of the Library of Congress
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 Percival Lowell --  Encyclopædia Britannica
American astronomer who predicted the existence of the planet Pluto and initiated the search that ended in its discovery.
The brother of Abbott Lawrence Lowell and Amy Lowell, Percival was born on March 13, 1855, in Boston.
Although he was an astronomer, he devoted himself to literature and travel, much of the time in the Far East.
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Very shy man. He went to work with various newspapers and because he was interested in the different negro dialects he started making up stories using the dialects of different regions.
Boston 1883 The Seige of Savannah in 1779 - Ga., 1874 The Life and Services of Ex-Governor Charles Jones Jenkins: A Memorial Address - Atlanta, 1884 Jones, Charles C. Jr - born 10-28-1831, son of Rev. Charles Colcock Jones, Sr.
Co., 1986 Honor Bright: Honor in Wester Literature — F. Beil, Savannah, 2000 Jone, Jack P. (Jack Payne) — born 11-20-1928 Jones Crossroads, Timmonsville, SC.
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 1883 Historic Timeline and Events in History in the Arkansas Encyclopedia Encyclopedia of Arkansas Arkansas History ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
1883 Historic Timeline and Events in History in the Arkansas Encyclopedia Encyclopedia of Arkansas Arkansas History State of Arkansas
Years: 1878 1879 1880 1881 1882 - 1883 - 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888
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 Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Comment: Extensive review of the literature describing polyester synthesis by PHB-depolymerase and lipase, and analysis of the experiments done to transform enzymatic synthesis to large scale production of polyesters.
Comment: Very detailled and up to date description of published literature on blend of PHB with other polymers, including properties and biodegradation.
Literature up to 1999, mostly older than 1997 except for patents and Monsanto patent applications.
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 Research by Subject: English & American Literature
Class numbers are searchable in the Web Catalog and browsable in the Stacks and Reference Collection.
Languages and literatures of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
This official web site of the Modern Language Association, whose members have worked to "strengthen the study and teaching of language and literature" since 1883.
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 PAL: Sojourner Truth (Isabella Baumfree) (1797?-1883)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Lipscomb, Drema R. "Sojourner Truth: A Practical Public Discourse." Reclaiming Rhetorica: Women in the Rhetorical Tradition.
1883)." African American Authors, 1745-1945: A Bio Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook.
Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 4: Early Nineteenth Century: Sojourner Truth." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide.
www.csustan.edu /english/reuben/pal/chap4/truth.html   (467 words)

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