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John Lennon

Subject: Music

B. John Winston Lennon, 9 October 1940, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, d. 8 December 1980, New York City, New York, USA. John Winston Ono Lennon has been exhumed in print more ...

Pornography

Pornography   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, modern history (1700 to 1945)
Length:
2,765 words

...Samuel Pepys among many others. Wagner, Peter . Eros Revived: Erotica of the Enlightenment in England and America . London, 1988. Although sloppily written and factually slipshod, this volume offers lavish illustrations and quotes copiously from pornographic texts. H. J. Ormsby-Lennon and Joseph...

Rationalism

Rationalism   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, modern history (1700 to 1945)
Length:
4,522 words

...secundum principia D. Renati Descartes, first published in 1672. Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm . Philosophical Essays . Edited and translated by Roger Ariew and Daniel Garber . Indianapolis, 1989. Malebranche, Nicolas . The Search After Truth . Translated by Thomas M . Lennon and Paul J. Olscamp . Columbus, 1980. English translation of Recherche de la vérité, originally published in 1674. Mendelssohn, Moses . Philosophical Writings . Translated and edited by Daniel O. Dahlstrom . Cambridge, 1997. English translation of Philosophische Schriften ,...

Satire

Satire   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, modern history (1700 to 1945)
Length:
2,833 words

...its classical and European contexts. Weinbrot, Howard D. Eighteenth-Century Satire: Essays on Text and Context from Dryden to Peter Pindar . Cambridge, 1988. A wide-ranging collection of scholarly essays that explore both satiric theory and individual authors. H. J. Ormsby-...

20th century

20th century: 1900 - 1999  

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Current Version:
2012

...presidential election against the incumbent Jimmy Carter Reagan, Ronald (6 Feb. 1911) A Dictionary of Political Biography 1 rev 1980s Politics US presidents Rulers and politicians North America United States 1980 1980 Beatle John Lennon is murdered by a psychopath on the steps of his and Yoko Ono's apartment block in New York Lennon, John (1940–1980) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 1980s Performing arts Music North America United States 1981 1981 Iran releases the US embassy hostages immediately after the end of Jimmy Carter's presidency Iran hostage...

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