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    primary school text book

    is there anyone so kind to send me english primary school text book. new or old, both OK. I want to teach my son. thank you! welcome to china, I'll be your good guider.
  2. sylla1

    Would you like an autograph text by Jesus to be found?

    The title is self-explanatory. We are talking here about a positive identification of authorship, as positive as possible under any rules of evidence. Even if this is a quite speculative question (i.e. alternative history) IMHO the rules of the Chamber on religion should still apply. This...
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    Need help with the codes for reading an orthodox text

    Hello everyone! Does anybody know how to read the following magic square from "The Gospels of Tsar Ivan Alexander" Below is a video with the explanation of some of the messages and how they have been found. Can someone tell me any other messages and what the codes are for reading them? Any...
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    Need help with the codes for reading an orthodox text

    Hello everyone! Does anybody know how to read the following magic square from "The Gospels of Tsar Ivan Alexander" Below is a video with the explanation of some of the messages and how they have been found. Can someone tell me any other messages and what the codes are for reading them? Any...
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    Don't Text and Fall into the Drink

    A woman who tripped and fell into a mall water fountain is crying foul and looking for someone to sue. But those plans may have to wait, since she's also facing felony charges for theft by deception and receiving stolen property. Cathy Cruz Marrero became a YouTube sensation last week when...
  6. pixi666

    If You Could Restore One Lost Classical Text...

    If you could restore one lost or fragmented body of classical text, what would you restore? What will you pick? Perhaps you'll restore the works of a Pre-Socratic philosopher, of which we have almost none. Or perhaps you'll restore 'The Satyricon' by Petronius. Or maybe the 86 lost plays of...
  7. jduster

    American History Text Books

    I am referring to the ones used in schools. Do you believe they have any bias, whitewashing, unnecessary information, or omission of necessary information in them? If so, explain.
  8. Sayid Gishta

    Recommend a text on Byzantines

    As above ^ Currently have my eyes on this: amazon.co.uk/Oxford-History-Byzantium-Cyril-Mango/dp/0198140983/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1280183440&sr=8-1#reader_0198140983 I'm looking for a book that spans most of the Byzantine Empire's life span and gives a good insight into it's culture...
  9. JimR-OCDS

    Bible Possibly Written Centuries Earlier, Text Suggests

    Scientists have discovered the earliest known Hebrew writing — an inscription dating from the 10th century B.C., during the period of King David's reign. The breakthrough could mean that portions of the Bible were written centuries earlier than previously thought. (The Bible's Old Testament is...
  10. fire_of_sekhmet

    13th century text hides words of Archimedes

    http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-sci-archimedes26dec26,1,7261044.story?coll=la-headlines-nation THE book cost $2 million at auction, but large sections are unreadable. Some of its 348 pages are torn or missing and others are covered with sprawling purple patches of mildew...