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  1. Z

    Best book for imperial China and the advent of the Europeans?

    what in your opinion, would be the best book on this topic..which should include major portions such as the opium war and the boxer rebellion etc.
  2. JoanOfArc007

    Before the advent of Zionism and Arab nationalism, Jews and Palestinians lived in pea

    I felt this article offered an interesting insight into the history of Israel/Palestine...I perhaps disagree with some of the points but found it to be a worthy read, Before the advent of Zionism and Arab nationalism, Jews and Palestinians lived in peace in the holy land. .... As the Ottoman...
  3. Rodger

    Sleeping patterns before the advent of electricity

    I found this interesting article, Your Ancestors Didn?t Sleep Like You - SlumberWise. The gist of the article is that our ancestors did not sleep straight through for 8 hours or so before the advent of street lights and indoor electricity. Instead, they slept for about 4 hours, then arose for a...
  4. SSDD

    How advent of Christianity effect Roman empire?

    How advent of Christianity effect Roman empire? I need to know. Is it true that because of Early Christianity's forgiveness Romans lost their fighting spirit? And how did it change Roman society. Btw please dont make it a religious thread, just stick to Christianity's influence on Rome.
  5. hisstoryin

    Atomic scientists and the advent of the nuclear bomb.

    Undoubtedly, the advent of nuclear weapons had drastic consequences, not only in helping end the Second World War, but in shaping wars to come - namely the Cold War. In 1939, Einstein wrote a letter to Roosevelt, advising him that a super-powered bomb could be constructed using the recent...
  6. Perix

    Which was the worst: the advent, or the falling of the Soviet Union?

    V. Putin: It should be well understood that the falling of the Soviet Union was the worst geopolitical catastrophe of the century! YouTube - Istoria adevarata a sovietelor - partea 9 (5:11) Whom he refered to? To russians, to all the former soviet members? To all Warsaw pact? To the...