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 Learn more about List of years in literature in the online encyclopedia.
Learn more about List of years in literature in the online encyclopedia.
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Each year is annotated with a significant event as a reference point. /l/li/list_of_years_in_literature.html

 List of years in literature - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1810 in literature - The Houses of Osma and Almeria - Regina Maria Roche
1795 in literature - Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship (to 1796) - Goethe
1731 in literature - Insel Felsenburg (to 1743) - Johann Schnabel /wiki/List_of_years_in_literature   (3290 words)

 Encyclopedia: List of game topics
A simulation game (also known as a game of status or mixed game) is a mixture of a game of skill, a game of chance and a game of strategy, which results in a simulation of a complex structure (like a stock exchange, or civilisation flux).
Game semantics is an approach to the semantics of logic that bases the concepts of truth or validity on game-theoretic concepts, such as the existence of a winning strategy for a player.
In combinatorial game theory, an impartial game is a game in which the allowable moves depend only on the position and not on which of the two players is currently moving, and where the payoffs are symmetric. /encyclopedia/List-of-game-topics   (8790 words)

 Category:Games - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Games can be in the form of physical activities (see the sports category), mental, or a mixture of the two.
Games are forms of entertainment derived from a set of artificial rules, typically with a known goal to be reached.
Also, games (including sports) can be classified as cooperative, solitaire, or competitive. /wiki/Category:Games   (121 words)

 List of years in film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Posthumously released, "The Son Of the Shiek" is Rudolph Valentino's biggest grossing film.
1925 - Lon Chaney's greatest film, The Phantom of the Opera is released by Universal with colour sequences.
1993 - Schindler's List and Jurassic Park are released /wiki/List_of_'years_in_film'   (1358 words)

 Jimmy Wales - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wales went on to become a futures and options trader in Chicago, and within a few years became financially secure and independently wealthy.
Wales was appointed a fellow of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at the Harvard Law School in 2005.
Wales is no longer president or CEO of Bomis, and now devotes most of his time to his wiki projects. /wiki/Jimmy_Wales   (1358 words)

 Learn more about Archaeology in the online encyclopedia.
The next major figure in the development of archaeology in the UK was Mortimer Wheeler, whose highly disciplined approach to excavation and systematic coverage of much of the country in the 1920s and 1930s brought the science on swiftly.
Archaeology is the primary means for reconstructing the human past when there is no written record (generally, more than 5,000 years ago), when the written record is incomplete, or when the written record is biased.
It was now possible to study archaeology as a subject in universities and even schools, and by the end of the 20th century nearly all professional archaeologists, at least in developed countries, were graduates. /a/ar/archaeology.html   (1358 words)

After forty-four years of war, from the victory of Marignano to the treaty of Cateau-Cambrésis (1515-59), France relinquished hopes of retaining possession of Italy, but wrested the Bishoprics of Metz, Toul, and Verdun from the empire and had won back possession of Calais.
France's national heroine was thus heralded by the fancy of her contemporaries, by Christine de Pisan, and by that Venetian merchant whose letters have been preserved for us in the Morosini Chronicle, as a heroine whose aims were as wide as Christianity itself.
France is the only country in Europe having a coast line both on the Atlantic and on the Mediterranean; moreover, the passes of Belfort. /cathen/06166a.htm   (1358 words)

 Definition of Thirty Years' War
List of battles in the Thirty Years' War
During the last years of the Thirty Years' War Sweden was involved in a conflict with Denmark between 1643-1645, called the Torstenson War.
France, although a Catholic country, was a rival of the Holy Roman Empire and Spain, and now entered the war on the Protestant side. /definition/Thirty_Years%27_War   (1358 words)

 Guardian Unlimited Special reports After 100 years, we love France - but they don't like us and we don't like them
The political warmth of the past 30 years, after Paris finally allowed Britain to join the then EEC in 1973, was swept away as Britain joined forces with the United States while France led the worldwide opposition to the war.
Mr Chirac tops the list of the most famous French people alive today after 20% of Britons named him, although he will be a little concerned to learn that his great rival, the late François Mitterrand, is named by 5%.
Britain's on-off love affair with France, which will be celebrated on Wednesday when the two nations mark the 100th anniversary of the entente cordiale, is confirmed by a cross-channel poll. /france/story/0,11882,1185876,00.html   (1358 words)

 Encyclopedia: 2005 in Canada
Canada is a constitutional monarchy and a Commonwealth Realm with Queen Elizabeth II as its reigning monarch and head of state.
In the Cabinet of Canada, the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration is responsible for overseeing the federal governments immigration department, Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
The Senate of Canada is the upper house of the Parliament of Canada. /encyclopedia/2005-in-Canada   (1358 words)

 Encyclopedia: 1910 in Canada
See also: 1909 in Canada, other events of 1910, 1911 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
Years in Canada June 7 is the 158th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (159th in leap years), with 207 days remaining.
July 31 is the 212th day (213th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 153 days remaining, as the final day of July. /encyclopedia/1910-in-Canada   (1358 words)

 Wildcat's Lair Pre-Order List: Marvel Comics
Marvel Comics' mainstream offerings include Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Avengers, Hulk, and many others!
You'll also find MAX comics, Marvel's line written with mature readers in mind, and the recently resurrected Epic line of creator-owned titles!
CALL OF DUTY VOL 2 THE PRECINCT TP (STAR17525) /pre-orders/Marvel.html   (1358 words)

 The Vatican Film List: Ten Years Later
Later that year, the pontifical commission provided an important reference point to Catholics interested in assessing the cinema’s “many worthwhile productions during the first hundred years of its existence”: a list of 45 films that has come to be known as the Vatican film list.
Titled simply “Some Important Films,” the list is simply a cross section of outstanding films, chosen by a committee of twelve international movie scholars appointed by the head of the pontifical commission, Archbishop John Foley.
The list includes comedy (The Lavender Hill Mob), horror (Nosferatu), science fiction (2001: A Space Odyssey; Metropolis), animation (Fantasia), sports (Chariots of Fire), family melodrama (Little Women), a number of war movies, several silent films, even a Western (Stagecoach). /sections/articles/2572   (1278 words)

 One hundred Years of Film Sizes. Almost one hundred film widths and perforations were experimented with.
Ten years later in 1922 Sté Gallus introduced a projector, the Cinebloc, using the same size of film in a different manner.
Whereas film equipment has undergone drastic changes in the course of a century it is a little miracle that 35mm has remained the universally accepted film size.
An optimum use of the film width was obtained by expanding the image and reducing the size of the perforations on both sides. /~wichm/filmsize.html   (3829 words)

1875 in literature See also: list of years in literature.
1875 in art See also: list of years in art.
List of German rulers in 1875 German rulers in 1876 1904) 1907) 1886) 1871-1875) 1884) Hamburg - Gustav Heinrich Kirchen... /topics/1875.html   (3829 words)

 List of years in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Commercial television starts in the United Kingdom with the slow roll-out of the ITV network.
The controversial adaptation of Nineteen Eighty-Four is broadcast on the BBC.
1953 in television - The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II is seen by approximately 20 million TV viewers in the United Kingdom. /wiki/List_of_'years_in_television'   (2698 words)

Paralleling television's growing primacy in family life and society, an increasingly vocal chorus of legislators, scientists and parents is raising objections to the uncritical acceptance of the medium.
A semi-mechanical analogue television system was first demonstrated in London in February 1924 by John Logie Baird with an image of Felix the Cat and a moving picture by Baird on October 30, 1925.
His design was one of the first to demonstrate a television system with all the features of modern picture tubes. /wiki/en/wikipedia/t/te/television.html   (4260 words)

 1889 in sports - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1888 in sports, other events of 1889, 1890 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'. /wiki/1889_in_sports   (4260 words)

 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - List of themed timelines
General: List of years in science, Timeline of scientific discoveries, Timeline of scientific experiments, Timeline of environmental history of New Zealand
Other lists can be found at List of reference tables.
List of timelines from across the web of things that never were /encyclopedia/List_of_themed_timelines   (337 words)

 History of science and technology
The advent of modern mathematical science is generally believed to have begun with the Hellenic Pythagoreans; although, it would probably be a mistake to believe that modern science was a "Greek invention".
The history of science and technology (HST) is a field of history which examines how humanity's understanding of science and technology has changed over the millennia, and how this understanding has allowed us to generate new technologies.
A persistent theme in the history of science and technology has been the poor reception so often given to those who espouse ideas contrary to the prevailing orthodoxy. /encyclopedia/h/hi/history_of_science_and_technology_1.html   (776 words)

 List of years in science - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following entries cover events of a science or technology related nature which occurred in the listed year. /wiki/List_of_years_in_science   (573 words)

 Politics1 - Guide to the Inactive 2004 Democratic Presidential Prospects
LaRouche was convicted and imprisoned for five years on felony fraud charges in the late 1980s related to the fundraising activities of his political organization -- although his supporters maintain he was a political prisoner unfairly prosecuted by vindictive federal government agents.
In recent years, Bill Bradley pursued his endorsement in 2000 and some of the NYC Mayoral hopefuls openly courted his backing in 2001.
Politics runs in Bateman's familty, as she is a distant cousin of the 19th century statesmen Henry Clay & Cassius Clay. /dems04.htm   (13615 words) Main_Page : 1/17/175
Years: 1747 1748 1749 - 1750 - 1751 1752 1753 Decades: 1720s 1730s 1740s- 1750s- 1760s 1770s 1780s Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century 1750 in art 1750 in literature 1750 in music 1750 in science List of state leaders in 1750 List of religious leaders in 1750 Even..
Years: 1753 1754 1755 - 1756 - 1757 1758 1759 Decades: 1720s 1730s 1740s- 1750s- 1760s 1770s 1780s Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century 1756 in art 1756 in literature 1756 in music 1756 in science List of state leaders in 1756 List of religious leaders in 1756 Co..
Years: 1748 1749 1750 - 1751 - 1752 1753 1754 Decades: 1720s 1730s 1740s- 1750s- 1760s 1770s 1780s Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century 1751 in art 1751 in literature 1751 in music 1751 in science List of state leaders in 1751 List of religious leaders in 1751 Even.. /browse.php?title=1/17/175   (2824 words)

 List of years in aviation - LearnThis.Info Enclyclopedia
This is a list of years in aviation.
November 16, foundation of the first air transport company in the world, the DELAG (German Aviation Company).
December 25, United Transit 141 crashes in Benin, spreading rumors that it is the Boeing 727 that disappeared earlier during the year. /l/li/list_of_years_in_aviation.html   (2824 words)

 Alberto Santos-Dumont
For example, in the former USSR Aleksandr Fyodorovich Mozhaiski is sometimes credited as a 'Father of Aviation', for his powered heavier-then-air machine going airborne (generally recognized as the second such flight in that category) in 1884.
Alberto Santos-Dumont — seriously ill, and said to be depressed over his multiple sclerosis and the use of aircraft in warfare — is believed to have committed suicide in the city of Guarujá in São Paulo, on July 23, 1932.
The often low flights of many aviation pioneers, including some of the Wrights initial flights, fall prey to a complex debate over classifications of machines that are aided by this phenomenon. /en/wikipedia/a/al/alberto_santos_dumont.html   (2824 words)

General Aviation is a term comprising all of aviation other than government and scheduled air transport (airlines), and includes privately owned aircraft, charter services, business owned aircraft, such as "bizjets," and many more types of working aircraft that are not, strictly speaking, for transportation.
Commercial air transport is offered by airlines, companies such as American Airlines, British Airways, Singapore Airlines or Cargolux, operating passenger or cargo flights.
Ultralights are increasingly becoming a part of the highly regularised civil aviation system, and are often considered a part of general aviation. /encyclopedia/a/av/aviation.html   (2824 words)

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