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Sun Wukong’s Greatest Feat of Strength

Posted August 6th, 2018 at 06:52 AM by ghostexorcist

Sun Wukong’s Greatest Feat of Strength: An Allegory for Cultural or Religious Conflict?

by Jim R. McClanahan

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Now that I’ve written an entry debunking the idea that Sun Wukong’s staff anchored the Milky Way, I now want to write a piece about his greatest feat of strength in Journey to the West. This feat takes place in chapter 33 after Zhu Bajie has...
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Years of Distrust: Serbian-Montenegrin Relations 1878-1914

Posted July 7th, 2018 at 11:58 AM by Tsar

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The Congress of Berlin put an end to two years of Serbian and Montenegrin efforts to liberate their territories (1876-1878). Two countries entered the wars with great optimism, but the Congress of Berlin brought their hopes to the end. The will of the Great Powers, articulated on the Congress, brought distrust and rivalry in relation of Balkan countries. Earlier historians were tempted...
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Sources for history

Posted May 2nd, 2018 at 12:40 PM by Piccolo
Updated May 2nd, 2018 at 12:51 PM by Piccolo

Here is a list of books and website for history:

Project Gutenberg- Some historical works here, such as the autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

http://www.gutenberg.org/


Sacred Texts- Some history on this website (they even have Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire)


http://www.sacred-texts.com/

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BOOKS:

Plutarch's Lives

Rise of Rome By Plutarch

Decline...
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How Great Britain and the USA lost the victory in World War II.

Posted March 15th, 2018 at 05:01 AM by General Winter

These days, when a shocking number of people on this planet possess only the most primitive grasp of the history of World War II and devoutly believe that in that great confrontation, the US and Great Britain defeated some kind of general “totalitarianism,” many are alarmed by any hint of a discussion of the decisive role played by the USSR in vanquishing the Nazis. But now I'm actually going to demonstrate how Great Britain and the USA not only failed to win the war, it actually flat out lost it....
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Help! What song is this?

Posted March 1st, 2018 at 03:35 PM by Katpat35

I went to the Stinson Pioneer Museum in January. I need to know what song is playing on this ancient record. If anyone knows, please let me know! Thanks!
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