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  • 1 Understanding — Un der*stand ing, n. 1. The act of one who understands a thing, in any sense of the verb; knowledge; discernment; comprehension; interpretation; explanation. [1913 Webster] 2. An agreement of opinion or feeling; adjustment of differences;… …

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  • 2 The Two Babylons — was an anti Catholic religious pamphlet produced initially by the Scottish theologian and Protestant Presbyterian Alexander Hislop in 1853. It was later expanded in 1858 and finally published as a book in 1919. Its central theme is its allegation …

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  • 3 The Miracle Worker — is a cycle of 20th century dramatic works derived from Helen Keller s autobiography The Story of My Life . Each of the various dramas describe the relationship between Keller a deafblind and initially almost feral child and Anne Sullivan, the… …

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  • 4 The Birth of Tragedy — Out of the Spirit of Music   …

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  • 5 The Oak Ridge Boys — Background information Genres Country, southern gospel, pop Years active …

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  • 6 The Emperor's New Mind — The Emperor s New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds and The Laws of Physics is a 1989 book by mathematical physicist Sir Roger Penrose.Penrose presents the argument that human consciousness is non algorithmic, and thus is not capable of being… …

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  • 7 The Talented Mr. Ripley (film) — The Talented Mr. Ripley is a 1999 film directed by Anthony Minghella. It is an adaptation of the 1955 novel by Patricia Highsmith, which was also filmed in 1960 as Plein Soleil . The Talented Mr. Ripley starred Matt Damon as Tom Ripley, Gwyneth… …

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  • 8 The Antichrist (book) — The Antichrist   Cover of the 2005 Cosimo edition …

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  • 9 The Great Terror — is a book by British writer Robert Conquest, published in 1968. It gave rise to an alternate title of the period in Soviet history known as the Great Purge. The complete title of the book is The Great Terror: Stalin s Purge of the Thirties . A… …

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  • 10 The Tao of Physics — (full title: The Tao of Physics: An Exploration of the Parallels Between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism ) was a 1975 book by physicist Fritjof Capra, published by Shambhala Publications of Berkeley, California. It was a bestseller in the… …

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  • 11 The Society of the Spectacle — ( La Société du spectacle ) is a work of philosophy and critical theory by Situationist and Marxist theorist, Guy Debord. It was first published in 1967. Book structure, influences and translationsThe work is a series of two hundred and twenty… …

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  • 12 The Cold Crush Brothers — Origin Bronx, New York, U.S. Genres old school hip hop Years active 1978–present Associated acts Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five …

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  • 13 The Three Tenors — is a name given to a consort of singers who held concerts under this banner during the 1990s and early 2000s: Spaniards Plácido Domingo and José Carreras and Italian Luciano Pavarotti. The trio began their collaboration with a concert at the… …

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  • 14 The World as Will and Representation — The title page of the expanded 1844 publication The World as Will and Representation (Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung) is the central work of the German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer. The first edition was published in December 1818,[1] and… …

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  • 15 The Bartlett — is the Faculty of the Built Environment at University College London. University College London created the first chair of architecture in 1841, and the school is named after the original benefactor, Sir Herbert Bartlett.The BartlettThe Bartlett… …

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  • 16 The I Tatti Renaissance Library — is a book series published by the Harvard University Press, which aims to present important works of Renaissance Latin Literature to a modern audience by printing the original Latin text on each left hand leaf, and an English translation on the… …

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  • 17 The Decline of the West — Cover of Volume II, first edition, 1922 The Decline of the West (German: Der Untergang des Abendlandes), or The Downfall of the Occident, is a two volume work by Oswald Spengler, the first volume of which was published in the summer of 1918.… …

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  • 18 The Phenomenology of Spirit — Phänomenologie des Geistes (1807) is one of G.W.F. Hegel s most important philosophical works. Translated as The Phenomenology of Spirit or The Phenomenology of Mind due to the dual meaning in the German word Geist( note the German sense in the… …

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  • 19 The Lesser Key of Solomon — For other uses, see Key of Solomon (disambiguation). The Lesser Key of Solomon or Clavicula Salomonis (the Clavis Salomonis, or Key of Solomon is an earlier book on the subject), is an anonymous 17th century grimoire, and one of the most popular… …

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  • 20 The Secret Adversary — infobox Book | name = The Secret Adversary title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket illustration of the first UK edition author = Agatha Christie cover artist = Ernest Akers country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre …

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