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Living the french revolution

The 25 years between the onset of the French Revolution in 1789 and the Bourbon Restoration after Napoleon in 1814 is an astonishing period in world history. This era shook the foundations of the old world and marked a permanent shift … Seguir leyendo

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The Decisive battles of world history

Nothing changes the world as quickly and inexorably as war. In warfare, the future course of entire civilizations, regions, and continents can be determined in as little as a few hours. Throughout history, specific individual battles have turned the tide … Seguir leyendo

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Long shadow of ancient greek

300 Spartans guarding the pass at Thermopylae. Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle engaging in a dialogue that will give birth to Western philosophy. Alexander the Great conquering nearly the entire ancient world. The military and political history of ancient Greece is … Seguir leyendo

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BBC knowledge magazine collection

I attach a recopilatory collection of BBC Knowledge magazine since October 2010 to June 2014   28 numbers compressed https://www.firedrive.com/file/4CE7AB6FE652DE69

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History of ancient world: a global perspective

Even though you might never stop to think about it, the ancient world and the civilizations it produced are with you in almost everything you do. The ancient world has influenced our customs and religious beliefs, our laws, and the … Seguir leyendo

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