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by Eithne Karen Hurrell and Jon Sutherland. Farry

Author: Eithne Karen Hurrell and Jon Sutherland. Farry
Language: English
Publisher: Parragon Publishing (1999)
Pages: 200 pages
Category: History
Rating: 4.4
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colour frontis, colour & b/w photos in text throughout. An intriguing insight into all aspects of twentieth century life and culture

colour frontis, colour & b/w photos in text throughout. An intriguing insight into all aspects of twentieth century life and culture. From the death of Queen Victoria in 1901 to the tragic death of Diana, Princess of Wales in 1997, this covers every major event of the last century. Read full description. See details and exclusions.

It encompasses not only the ethnically Russian part of the country but also the non-Russian peoples of the tsarist and Soviet multinational states and of the post-Soviet republics. Beginning with the revolutions of the early twentieth century, chapters move through the 1920s to the Stalinist 1930s, World War II, the post-Stalin years and the decline and collapse of the USSR.

The following is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) history, in the 20th century

The following is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) history, in the 20th century. 1903 – In New York City on 21 February 1903, New York police conducted the first United States recorded raid on a gay bathhouse, the Ariston Hotel Baths. 1906 – Potentially the first openly gay American novel with a happy ending, Imre, is published.

Category: 20th century. The Glass of Fashion: A Personal History of Fifty Years of Changing Tastes and the People Who Have Inspired Them. Calahan, April, and Karen Trivette Cannell. Fashion Plates: 150 Years of Style. New York: Rizzoli Ex Libris, 2014. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015.

It is superbly organized; the century is broken into decade by decade chapters. This book offers a great year by year synopsis of the 20th century. It covers the big stories from around the world for each year. It sits on a corner table in my den. I pick it up several times a week and learn something new each time.

Working women and suffragists seized control of the conversation, speaking out against mashers and extolling women’s right . If the men of Chicago want to take the hatpins away from us, let them make the streets safe, she said.

Working women and suffragists seized control of the conversation, speaking out against mashers and extolling women’s right to move freely-and alone-in public. It was true, as social worker Jane Addams lamented, that never before in civilization have such numbers of young girls been suddenly released from the protection of the home and permitted to walk unattended upon city streets and to work under alien roofs. Dating rituals and sexual mores were shifting. No man has a right to tell me how I shall dress and what I shall wear.

of history – except when it comes to the holiday islands of San Serriffe, as a new British Library book reveals. An unofficial souvenir of partition, one of the bloodiest events of the 20th century, published by a Calcutta printer and advertising their services.

From the opium trade routes of the 1900s to CND’s operations in the 1980s, maps reveal the political leylines of history – except when it comes to the holiday islands of San Serriffe, as a new British Library book reveals. Photograph: Private Collection of Tim Bryars/British Library.

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Snapshots in Time (History of the 20th Century) [hardcover] Farry, Eithne, Karen Hurrell and Jon Sutherland. [Sep 01, 1999]