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History Of Asian Economies

Korea was one of the poorest countries in world after experiencing two wars. World War II and Korean war (1950 ~ 1953). The country even experienced a foodshortage so that it had to heavily rely on the foreign aid. Yearly per capitaconsumption was a mere $88 as late as 1965. . . . Read more

The Aztec Empire History

annonThe center of the Aztec civilization was the Valley of Mexico, a huge,oval basin about 7,500 feet above sea level. The Aztecs were formed afterthe Toltec civilization occurred when hundreds of civilians came towardsLake Texcoco. In the swamplands there was only one piece of land to farmon and it was . . . Read more

History Of The Newspaper

Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter. So wrote Thomas Jefferson to a friend in January 1787. The concept of the newspaper that the founding father of . . . Read more

History Of Serbia

History of SerbiaDuring the A.D. 500’s and 600’s, variousgroups of Slavs, including the ancestors of the Serbs, settled in the BalkanPeninsula in the area of present-day Serbia. Each group had its ownleader until the late 1100’s, when Stefan Nemanja, a warrior and chief,formed the first united Serbian state. During the . . . Read more

History Of Arabic Music

History of ArabicMusicArabic music is my favorite musical styling. Although I have come to enjoy classical and contemporary styling as well,Arabic music has almost an innate quality of enjoyment for me. Itssongs speak of the life and culture of Arabic countries and its melodyis not commonly heard on American radio . . . Read more

History Of Computer Animation

To look at him, you would not think that Phil Tippett is the creator of some of the most horrific and terrifying monsters ever witnessed by the human race. A quite normal-looking man of average height, with thinning grey hair, he has been at the forefront of movie animation for . . . Read more

History Of Computers

The history of the computer began 2000 years ago with the invention of the abacus. Though this invention only allowed for simple arithmetic calculations, it was still very effective. A great many years after this, another calculation device, the first digital calculator, was created by Blaise Pascal in order to . . . Read more

History Cheat Note

1. Justinian’s court was much like the Eastern’s rule; the subjects were spacedfrom the rulers in space, dress and obedience. The laws were in Latin, eventhough the common language was Greek. 2. ? 622- Heraclius opened asuccessful attack on the Persians. ? 628- At Ctesiphon a peace treat wassigned in . . . Read more

American History – Racism

American History X Racism will always exsist in this would because of the vast difference’s culturals have to offer. What sparks racial attitudes towards others. Is it the ingnorance of people about other races which racial jokes, strereotypes, and fear takes over their better judgement. I beleive people fear what . . . Read more