Bernese Chronicle
The Bernese Chronicle (German: Chronik der Stadt Bern) contains information about the early history of the city of Bern.The Bernese Chronicle was composed in 1430 by Conrad Justinger from Bern. Accord...
The Ultimate Sniper
The Ultimate Sniper: An Advanced Training Manual for Military and Police Snipers is a book written by Major John Plaster and published in 1993. (Paladin Press, 584 pages, ISBN 0-87364-704-1 ). An exp...
The Constitution of Man
The Constitution of Man is the classical exposition of phrenology, written by George Combe and published in 1828. The Constitution bridged the early anatomical science of the nineteenth century with e...
Zij-i Ilkhani
Zīj-i Īlkhānī (Persian: زیجِ ایلخانی‎) or Ilkhanic Tables (literal translation: "The Ilkhan Stars", after ilkhan Hulagu, who was the patron of the author at that time) is a Zij book with astrono...
1705 in literature
The year 1705 in literature involved some significant literary events and new books.
1487 in literature
This is a list of literature-related events in 1487.
Van Dale
Van Dale's Great Dictionary of the Dutch Language (Dutch: Van Dale Groot woordenboek van de Nederlandse taal, [vɐn ˈdaːlə ˈɣroːt ˈʋʊːrdə(n)ˌbuk vɐn də ˈneːdərˌlɑntsə ˈtaːl]), called “Dikke van Dal...
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Maha Yazawin Kyaw
Yazeinda Yazawara Mandani, or more commonly known as Maha Yazawin Kyaw (Burmese: မဟာ ရာဇဝင်ကျော်, [məhà jàzəwɪ̀ɴ tɕɔ̀]; lit. "Great Celebrated Chronicle"), is a Konbaung period national chronicle ...
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Woman in Science
Woman in Science is a book written by H. J. Mozans (a pseudonym for John Augustine Zahm) in 1913. It is an account of women who have contributed to the sciences, up to the time when it was published.<...
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1755 in literature
This is a list of literature-related events in 1755.
Two Years Before the Mast
Two Years Before the Mast is a memoir by the American author Richard Henry Dana, Jr., published in 1840, having been written after a two-year sea voyage starting in 1834. A film adaptation under the s...
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2005 in books
Books and publishing in 2005.
Nordlands Trompet
Nordlands Trompet is a tributary poem by Norwegian priest and poet Petter Dass, praising the nature and people of Nordland. The poem was probably written between the 1660s and 1690s, and was first pub...
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Janua linguarum reserata
Janua linguarum reserata (English: The Door of Languages Unlocked, often mistranslated as The Gate of Languages and the like) is a textbook written by John Amos Comenius in 1629. It was published in ...
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The Social Contract
Of The Social Contract, Or Principles of Political Right (Du contrat social ou Principes du droit politique; 1762) by Jean-Jacques Rousseau is a book in which Rousseau theorized about the best way to ...
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De Beghinselen Der Weeghconst
De Beghinselen der Weeghconst (The Principles of Statics, lit. The Principles of the Art of Weighing) is a landmark book authored by Simon Stevin in the 16th century.
The Beghinselen of Weeghconst...
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A New Theory of the Earth
A New Theory of the Earth was a book written by William Whiston, in which he presented a description of the divine creation of the Earth and a posited global flood. He also postulated that the earth ...
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