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Ideas of Liberty in Early Modern Europe: From Machiavelli to Milton, by Hilary Gatti

Ideas of Liberty in Early Modern Europe: From Machiavelli to Milton, by Hilary Gatti | History 101 | Scoop.it
This study of an era of violent abuses of power ignores half of humanity, finds Jacqueline Broad
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Light Maker

Light Maker | History 101 | Scoop.it
Bill FitzGibbons brightens cityscapes with public art
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UTK grad at work in Birmingham

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Better Cities & Towns

Better Cities & Towns | History 101 | Scoop.it
The Source for New Urban Planning, Walkable Communities, and Smart Growth
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Great website for urban planning, design, and the next generation of urban living. News, opinion pieces, policy initiatives, article/book reviews, guides, and manuals.

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Lower East Side Tenement Museum Opens ‘Shop Life’

Lower East Side Tenement Museum Opens ‘Shop Life’ | History 101 | Scoop.it
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum has re-created a late-19th-century saloon run by German immigrants as part of its new “Shop Life” installation.
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The Tricky Task of Rating Neighborhoods on 'Livability'

The Tricky Task of Rating Neighborhoods on 'Livability' | History 101 | Scoop.it
A new start-up aims to take a more rigorous approach.
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Jane Jacobs - The Little Woman That Could - YouTube

An exploration of urbanist Jane Jacobs and her criticism of orthodox city planning based on her book, The Death and Life of American Cities".
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Richard II: Hardback: Christopher Fletcher - Oxford University Press

Richard II: Hardback: Christopher Fletcher - Oxford University Press | History 101 | Scoop.it
Richard II has long suffered from an effeminate reputation, but the real king was very different. This book argues that the king sought to assert his authority by acting in accordance with prevailing ideas of manhood, first through a military campaign, and then, fatally, through revenge against those who attempted to restrain him.
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Ulrich Zwingli and 67 Articles

Ulrich Zwingli and 67 Articles | History 101 | Scoop.it
Christian History Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to accurately conveying the history of the Christian faith over the last 2000 years
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Read Zwingli's background and his most famous work: 67 Articles

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How to: Stop Saying "Like" and Immediately Sound Smarter - OnlineCollege.org

How to: Stop Saying "Like" and Immediately Sound Smarter - OnlineCollege.org | History 101 | Scoop.it
Use these methods, tips, and tricks to help you make short work of getting all those unnecessary "likes" out of your speech.
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Nashville's real-time bus app coming this year

Nashville's real-time bus app coming this year | History 101 | Scoop.it
Metro Transit Authority's top official says the long wait for a mobile app to provide real-time information on Nashville city buses will be over some time this year.
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Grow Detroit - Powering Detroit's Startup Community

Grow Detroit - Powering Detroit's Startup Community | History 101 | Scoop.it
Inspired to turn Detroit into a vibrant startup community, Grow Detroit hosts events and promotes news to help startups grow and thrive in Southeast Michigan.
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The Presidents of the United States: In Order of Hotness

The Presidents of the United States: In Order of Hotness | History 101 | Scoop.it

THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES: IN ORDER OF HOTNESS? We welcome your comments and dissenting arguments at the bottom of the page.

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The commentary is hilarious.

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Heidi on Humor

Heidi on Humor | History 101 | Scoop.it
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Interesting and insightful comparison between Kasson's Amusing the Million and Peiss's Cheap Amusements.

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What General Holtzclaw Saw - NYTimes.com

What General Holtzclaw Saw - NYTimes.com | History 101 | Scoop.it
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Battle of Nashville and African-American soldiers

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▶ Game Changers Project: Disillusionment vs. Enlightenment

Distinguishing between idealism and realism in the Enlightenment era -- a surprisingly FUN topic!!
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St. Ignatius Loyola and his work Spiritual Exercises

St. Ignatius Loyola and his work Spiritual Exercises | History 101 | Scoop.it
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Please read short biography and summary of "Spiritual Exercises."

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Codex Leicester - Zoomed view

Codex Leicester

For the Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament also known as Codex Leicester, see Minuscule 69. The Codex Leicester (also briefly known as Codex Hammer) is a collection of largely scientific writings by Leonardo da Vinci. The codex is named after Thomas Coke, later created Earl of Leicester, who purchased it in 1719.

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