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Lucian Grainge

Sir Lucian Grainge<p>Birth name<p>Lucian Charles Grainge<p>Born<p>29 February 1960<br>London, England<p>Occupation(s)<p>Chairman & chief executive officer, Universal Music …

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The rise of the merchant classes - the Medici family, Renaissance in Europe, Renaissance and Reformation, SOSE: History Year 7, WA

Introduction<p>During the late Middle Ages, Italy was positioned in the middle of many important trading routes between the Near East and the rest of …

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Defending the Book of Enoch

The following are actual objections to the Book of Enoch, along with responses.<p>Objection: “To the Biblically ignorant reader, the Book of Enoch might …

An ISIS defector explained a key reason people continue joining the group

Instead, people are joining the organization because they are desperate for money and are struggling to find a way to survive in Syria, where four years of civil war have decimated the economy.<p>The ISIS defector, who goes by the pseudonym Abu Khaled, spoke with Weiss about the group's internal …

Socialism and communism are alike in that both are systems of production for use based on public ownership of the means of production

What is the difference between socialism and communism?<p>Socialism and communism are alike in that both are systems of production for use based on …

On Socialism, Social Democracy, and Democratic Socialism

The word "socialist" has been widely used by people of very different political persuasions. In its most basic and most broadly understood form, the term denotes a political and economic system in which private property has disappeared in favor of communal property, where ownership of all value has …

Q&A: Hundreds of Jews Locked in a Barn and Burned to Death (by Poles, Not Nazis): Poland, 1941

This article first appeared in The National Book Review<p>Polish author Anna Bikont's book <i>The Crime and the Silence: Confronting the Massacre of Jews in Wartime Jedwabne</i> investigates an incident from Poland's World War II past -- a mass murder of Jewish men, women and children carried out not by …

Why Celebrating Columbus Day Is Like Celebrating ISIS

My elementary school teachers brainwashed me. I am sure they would never admit to it, but it is true. I was taught that Christopher Columbus, the Catholic Italian explorer, discovered a "New World." I -- like millions of other naive American children -- was told that he was a brave and curious hero …

The Government of the Roman Empire: A Sourcebook (Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World)

This book reveals how an empire that stretched from Glasgow to Aswan in Egypt could be ruled from a single city and still survive more than a …

Greece and Rome at War

A revised edition of this guide to twelve centuries of military development. Connolly combines a detailed account of the arms and armies of Greece …

Book of Five Rings: The Classic Guide to Strategy

Translated by V. Harris. Japan's answer to the Harvard MBA...Written over three centuries ago by a Samurai warrior, the book has been hailed as a …

Cassell's World History of Warfare: The Global History of Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present Day

The WORLD HISTORY OF WARFARE is aimed at the general reader who wants a single volume explaining military strategy and tactics across the globe from …

A History of Warfare

The acclaimed author and preeminent military historian John Keegan examines centuries of human conflict. From primitive man in the bronze age to the …

Shocking Emails Expose George Bush and Tony Blair Plotting Iraq War a YEAR Before the Invasion

In a stunning blow to the official narrative propagated by the Bush administration, recently released, declassified emails have exposed the numerous …

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