French expressions you won't learn at school -- Expressions françaises en Anglais Paul Halsall/Fordham University: Internet History Sourcebooks Project Internet History Sourcebooks Project Paul Halsall, Editor Last Modified: Dec 11 | linked pages may have been updated more recently The Internet History Sourcebooks Project is a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented cleanly (without advertising or excessive layout) for educational use. 1. This project is both very large and fairly old in Internet terms. At the time it was instigated (1996), it was not clear that web sites [and the documents made available there] would often turn out to be transient. 2. 3. Feedback and Help While I encourage notes, comments and feedback in general, I am unable to reply to all of them. For guidance on homework, research, how people lived/ate/dressed in the past, see the various Help! I am unable to help locate details about your family, or give translations of your name or nickname into Chinese (a very common request)! I am always happy to hear from people who wish to submit copy permitted texts to the various sites below.
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Acronym and abbreviation dictionary: Find out what over 2,988,000 abbreviations, acronyms, and initialisms stand for Darwin's Children Drew All Over the On The Origin of Species Manuscript (Updated)—Blog—The Appendix Yesterday was Darwin Day, marking the 205th anniversary of the great naturalist's birth on February 12, 1809. One of the great things about Darwin is that a huge amount of his work is digitized and freely available via sites like Darwin Online. Interested browsers can also check out the Darwin Manuscripts Project, a collaborative initiative based at the American Museum of Natural History. Here you can read through Darwin's personal notes, including gems like his scratched out book title ideas. There are also a number of nature drawings that Darwin prepared while writing his masterpiece, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection (1859). Here, for example, is Darwin's rather skillful drawing of the stamen of a Strelitizia flower: Cambridge University Library DAR 49: 115r But there are other drawings in Darwin's papers that defy explanation - until we remember that Darwin and his wife Emma (who, famously, was also his cousin) had a huge family of ten children. Update:
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UC Atlas of Global Inequality Glowing dye could put more rapists in jail U. VIRGINIA (US) — Fluorescent dye that works on darker skin could allow forensic nurses to better document injuries resulting from sexual assault—and increase the odds of justice for women of color. After a rape, forensic nurses fully document sexual assault victims’ injuries by using a dye that causes lacerations and tears on the skin to “light up.” But the dye—a dark blue—doesn’t show on people of color, and that often means the perpetrators go free. Kathryn Laughon, associate professor in the School of Nursing at University of Virginia, is now testing dyes that will illuminate tissue lacerations and abrasions for all skin types and colors. “I don’t have a magic way to tell what happened,” says Kathryn Laughon, “but at least all the victims are getting the same effectiveness from an exam. Nurses like Laughon see two to three times as many injuries with the dye as without, so it’s a critical step in assessing what’s happened—and documenting it.
Learn Morse code in a minute Modern Library's 100 (This list was prepared by the editorial board of the Modern Library, a division of Random House. The board consists of: Daniel J. Boorstin, A.S. Byatt, Christopher Cerf, Shelby Foote, Vartan Gregorian, Edmund Morris, John Richardson, Arthur Schlesinger Jr., William Styron and Gore Vidal.) These books have been reviewed without regard to whether I would recommend them or not - Orrin GENERAL LINKS: -MODERN LIBRARY website: 100 Best Novels The New York Times has set up a page with their original reviews of the Top 100 -100 Best Novels: It was the best of lists, it was the worst of lists (Nancy Pate, Orlando Sentinel) -19th century outweighs 20th for top novels (RICHARD BERNSTEIN, New York Times) -Books: Those we have loved: We asked a selection of literary folk to name their reading highlights of the past year. Click on the book title to read Orrin's review 1. Return to Brothers Judd Site Index