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  • 1 Absence — Ab sence, n. [F., fr. L. absentia. See {Absent}.] 1. A state of being absent or withdrawn from a place or from companionship; opposed to {presence}. [1913 Webster] Not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence. Phil. ii. 12. [1913… …

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  • 2 The Moody Blues — in concert at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California in 2005. L R: Justin Hayward, Graeme Edge and John Lodge. Background information Origin …

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  • 3 The Declaration of 46 — was a secret letter sent by a group of 46 leading Soviet communists to the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Soviet Communist Party on October 15, 1923. The declaration followed Leon Trotsky s letter sent to the Politburo on October 8 and …

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  • 5 The Death of Superman — Cover of Superman vol. 2, 75 (Jan 1993). Art by Dan Jurgens Brett Breeding. Publisher DC Comics …

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  • 6 The Dead Zone (TV series) — The Dead Zone Format Science fiction Thriller Suspense Drama Created by Stephen King Developed …

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  • 7 The Shining (film) — The Shining Theatrical release poster Directed by Stanley Kubrick Produced by Stanle …

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  • 8 The Mind of an Ape — is a 1983 book by David and Ann James Premack. In it, the authors argue that it is possible to teach language to (non human) great apes. They write that: We now know that someone who comprehends speech must know language, even if he or she cannot …

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  • 9 The Thick of It — Format Comedy (political satire) Created by Armando Iannucci …

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  • 10 The Mismeasure of Man — The first edition of The Mismeasure of Man. (1981) The Mismeasure of Man (1981), by Stephen Jay Gould, is a history and critique of the statistical methods and cultural motivations underlying biological determinism, the belief that “the social… …

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  • 11 The Book of Healing — (Arabic: الشفاء Al Shefa , Latin: Sanatio ) is a scientific and philosophical encyclopedia written by the great Islamic polymath Abū Alī ibn Sīnā (Avicenna) from Asfahana, near Bukhara in Greater Persia (now Uzbekistan). Despite its English title …

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  • 13 The Black Crowes — in 2008 Background information Origin Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. Genre …

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  • 14 The Delfonics — Origin Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. Genres R B Soul Years active 1965–present Labels Philly Groove …

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  • 15 The Beggar's Opera — is a ballad opera in three acts written in 1728 by John Gay. It is one of the watershed plays in Augustan drama and is the only example of the once thriving genre of satirical ballad opera to remain popular today. Ballad operas were satiric… …

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  • 16 The Language Instinct — is a book by Steven Pinker, published in 1994. In it, Pinker argues that humans are born with an innate capacity for language. In addition, he deals sympathetically with Noam Chomsky s claim that all human language shows evidence of a universal… …

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  • 17 The Birds (play) — The Birds Rider and birds Laconian calyx ca. 540 B.C. The Dramatis Personae in ancient comedy depends on interpretation of textual evidence.[1] This list is developed from D.Barrett s translation.[2 …

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  • 18 The Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale — The Wife of Bath s Tale and its Prologue are among the best known of Geoffrey Chaucer s Canterbury Tales . They give insight into the role of women in the Late Middle Ages and are probably of interest to Chaucer himself, for the character is one… …

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  • 19 The Tale of Igor's Campaign — (Old East Slavic: Слово о плъку Игоревѣ, Slovo o plŭku Igorevě ; uk. Слово о полку Ігоревім, Slovo o polku Ihorevim ; Modern Russian: Слово о полку Игореве, Slovo o polku Igoreve ) is an anonymous epic poem written in the Old East Slavic language …

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  • 20 The Wataugans — is an outdoor historical drama that takes place in Elizabethton, Tennessee, at the Sycamore Shoals Historic Area. It is presented by the Watauga Historical Association every July on the last three Thursday Friday Saturday weekends of the month.… …

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