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History (from Greek ἱστορία - historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the discovery, collection, organization, and presentation of information about past events. History can also mean the period of time after writing was invented. Scholars who write about history are called historians. It is a field of research which uses a narrative to examine and analyse the sequence of events, and it sometimes attempts to investigate objectively the patterns of cause and effect that determine events. Historians debate the nature of history and its usefulness. This includes discu ...more
“ Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting. ”
― Dance Dance Dance
― Dance Dance Dance
Welcome to Nonfiction Reading - Only the Best ... a group dedicated to discovering, discussing a…more
[close] Welcome to Nonfiction Reading - Only the Best ... a group dedicated to discovering, discussing and sharing the best nonfiction books in a given subject. All areas of nonfiction are open here ... especially general nonfiction, history, biography, economics, politics, journalism, science and technology, nature, health and medicine, country/regional writing, religion and more ... For Authors and Others: This is not a group for you to use to promote your book or other products. Failure to adhere to this will result in automatic removal from the group.
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Welcome! We are a challenge group. We offer new challenges monthly, readathons, buddy reads, BOT…more
[close] Welcome! We are a challenge group. We offer new challenges monthly, readathons, buddy reads, BOTM, SOTM, and a badge system we call Buttons! <img src="https://imagizer.imageshack.com/img924/5817/jkrpbt.png" width="450" alt="Baseball Stadium Tour Challenge" />
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Anyone who enjoys historical fiction or history books about Tudor England will like this group. …more
[close] Anyone who enjoys historical fiction or history books about Tudor England will like this group. Whether you have been all the way to England just to tour the Tower of London or were just curious to learn more after reading "The Other Boleyn Girl", this group is for you!
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Gruppo dedicato ai romanzi storici, quindi ambientati in un'epoca precedente a quella dell'autor…more
[close] Gruppo dedicato ai romanzi storici, quindi ambientati in un'epoca precedente a quella dell'autore stesso. Il gruppo ospita l'Antica Società dei Crononauti, gemellata con Fratellanza della fantascienza, Fratellanza del Fantasy e Fratellanza Horror.
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