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Are there factors which caused the printing revolution to begin in Europe in 1450 and not some other place some other time?

Are there factors which caused the printing revolution to begin in Europe in 1450 and not some other place some other time?

The printing press was a big deal. It brought a communication revolution and led to the development of larger collective consciousnesses. What I am refering to the printing revolution is the wide…

Christmas on the Western Front

Christmas on the Western Front

Newsreel footage from World War II shows soldiers celebrating Christmas in 1944.

Everything you wanted to know about Kentucky, history, economy people and more - History

Everything you wanted to know about Kentucky, history, economy people and more - History

Basic InformationPostal Abbreviation: KYNatives: KentuckianPopulation. 2010: 4,468,402Legal Driving Age: 16(* Younger in special circumstances)Age of Majority: 18Median Age: 38.1State Song: “My Old Kentucky Home”Lyrics & Music: Stephen FMedian Household Income:$46,535Capital..... FrankfortEntered Union.

Aztec Art

Aztec Art

The Aztec Empire, centred at the capital of Tenochtitlan, dominated most of Mesoamerica in the 15th and 16th centuries CE. With military conquest and trade expansion the art of the Aztecs also spread...

V International Congress of History, Art and Literature in Cinema in Spanish and Portuguese

V International Congress of History, Art and Literature in Cinema in Spanish and Portuguese

From the Center for Brazilian Studies and the University of Salamanca, and with the support of the Hispano-Brazilian Cultural Foundation and The American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, they organize the V International Congress of History, Art and Literature in Cinema in Spanish and Portuguese - CIHALCEP2019.

Lynne Cox swims into communist territory

Lynne Cox swims into communist territory

On August 7, 1987, Lynne Cox braves the freezing waters of the Bering Strait to make the first recorded swim from the United States to the Soviet Union.Lynne Cox’s swimming career began in her native New Hampshire when she was just nine years old. Not long after that, her parents moved the family to California so that Lynne and her siblings could live near the ocean and have access to better swim coaching.