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SEWING MACHINE!

This here is a new contraption called the sewing machine! Ladies, are you tired of wasting your time for hours just doing the same stitch over and over again? Workers in clothing factories as well? Not for long! Invented first … Continue reading

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galileo

Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa, Italy on February 15th, 1564. In 1609 he learned of the telescope which was in Holland. He later used a refracting telescope to make very important discoveries. He discovered with this telescope that Jupiter … Continue reading

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FRANCISCO PIZARRO

Francisco Pizarro was born in 1478 in Trujillo, Spain He was born to his mother and father, who were not married. Pizarro’s father was the Royal Infantry Captain of Spain. Pizarro never went to school as a boy, so he … Continue reading

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adam smith quotes

Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer. This is a very true … Continue reading

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anotated citation

1. “Student Life: Student Life in Dublin,” Guillivearth, http://www.gullivearth.com/en/guide/read/1329/Student%20life%20in%20Dublin (accessed January 7, 2011). Yes it was helpful because it told specifically about a student life in Ireland which is what I needed exactly. It was not objective because it was facts … Continue reading

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italian gestures

In Italy there are many different hand gestures that Americans either use as different meanings or don’t use at all. For example, pointing your two index fingers towards each other and having your thumbs up in front of your stomach … Continue reading

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austria constitution.

http://www.h-net.org/~habsweb/sourcetexts/auscon.htm One of the laws of the constitution of Austria is that all citizens are equal before the law which relates to an Enlightenment thinker. John Locke is the Enlightenment thinker that it relates to because he believed that all … Continue reading

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catherine de medici

Catherine de Medici was born on April 13th, 1519. She was the daughter of Lorenzo de Medici and she married Henry II. After the sudden death of her husband, her oldest son was appointed king. Francis II was not like … Continue reading

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