Top books
This page provides lists of best-selling single-volume books and book series to date and in any language. "Best-selling" refers to the estimated number of copies sold of each book, rather than the num...
1984 - The Two Minutes of Hate
The daily hate ritual
The Gateway of India Mumbai, Location, History, Attractions, Images
The Gateway of India is one of the most visited tourist place in Mumbai. It is a great monument of India. Read details guide before visiting.
Niccolo Machiavelli Born - May 3 1469
On this day in 1469, the Italian philosopher and writer Niccolo Machiavelli is born. A lifelong patriot and diehard proponent of a unified Italy, Machiavelli became one of the fathers of modern politi...
5 Things You May Not Know About Leo Tolstoy
Born Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy on his aristocratic family’s Russian estate in September 1828, Leo Tolstoy is widely considered one of the greatest authors of all time. After achieving widespread succes...
Teen Boy Will Be Charged As Adult For Having Naked Pics of a Minor: Himself
North Carolina 17-year-old caught in a sexting scandal faces charges of sexually exploiting a minor that could land him in jail for up to 10 years, since the law considers him an adult. But one of the...
Jake Wood & Janette Argentine Tango to 'Zorba The Greek'- Strictly Come Dancing: 2014 - BBC One
http://www.bbc.co.uk/strictly Jake Wood and Janette Manrara dance the Argentine Tango to 'Zorba The Greek' from the film of the same name.
Discovery of oldest Qur’an fragments could resolve enigmatic history of holy text
For the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, the idea that the Qur’an is a seventh century text disseminated by Islam’s founder, the Prophet Muhammad, is neither news, nor particularly controversial. But in ...
Gateway to the Heavens: The Assyrian Account to the Tower of Babel
The story of the construction of a tower in Babel, which resulted in the confounding of language has also confounded modern scholars. The Book of Genesis tells of a time in which all of the world&rsqu
Nations of Nineteen Eighty-Four
Oceania, Eurasia and Eastasia are the three fictional superstates in George Orwell's futuristic dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.
The history of how the world evolved into these three states i...
Nations of Nineteen Eighty-Four - Wikipedia
Aeneid
The Aeneid (/əˈniːɪd/; Latin: Aenēis [ae̯ˈneːɪs]) is a Latin epic poem, written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC, that tells the legendary story of Aeneas, a Trojan who travelled to Italy, where he ...
Aeneid - Wikipedia
Minuscule 317
Minuscule 317 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), N (Soden), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament, on parchment. Palaeographically it has been assigned to the 12th century.
The codex...
Minuscule 317 - Wikipedia
The Gateway of India Mumbai, Location, History, Attractions, Images
The Gateway of India is one of the most visited tourist place in Mumbai. It is a great monument of India. Read details guide before visiting.
Niccolo Machiavelli Born - May 3 1469
On this day in 1469, the Italian philosopher and writer Niccolo Machiavelli is born. A lifelong patriot and diehard proponent of a unified Italy, Machiavelli became one of the fathers of modern politi...
Minuscule 386
Minuscule 386 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), δ 401 (Soden), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament, on parchment. Paleographically it has been assigned to the 14th century. It has com...
Minuscule 386 - Wikipedia
Uncial 0260
Uncial 0260 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), is a Greek-Coptic uncial manuscript of the New Testament. Palaeographically it has been assigned to the 6th century. The manuscript has survived in a very...
Psalm 19
Psalm 19 is the 19th psalm in the Book of Psalms (the 18th in the Septuagint numbering). It is ascribed to David.The psalm considers the glory of God in creation, and moves to reflect on the character...
Psalm 19 - Wikipedia
5 Things You May Not Know About Leo Tolstoy
Born Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy on his aristocratic family’s Russian estate in September 1828, Leo Tolstoy is widely considered one of the greatest authors of all time. After achieving widespread succes...
Teen Boy Will Be Charged As Adult For Having Naked Pics of a Minor: Himself
North Carolina 17-year-old caught in a sexting scandal faces charges of sexually exploiting a minor that could land him in jail for up to 10 years, since the law considers him an adult. But one of the...
Discovery of oldest Qur’an fragments could resolve enigmatic history of holy text
For the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, the idea that the Qur’an is a seventh century text disseminated by Islam’s founder, the Prophet Muhammad, is neither news, nor particularly controversial. But in ...
Biblical Manuscripts in the Freer Collection
The Biblical Manuscripts in the Freer Collection, is a collection of six biblical manuscripts, dating from the 3rd to 6th centuries. Most manuscripts are written in Greek, one in Coptic. They are impo...
Minuscule 799 (Gregory-Aland)
Minuscule 799 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), ε196 (von Soden), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament written on parchment. Palaeographically it has been assigned to the 11th century....
Gateway to the Heavens: The Assyrian Account to the Tower of Babel
The story of the construction of a tower in Babel, which resulted in the confounding of language has also confounded modern scholars. The Book of Genesis tells of a time in which all of the world&rsqu
Ayah
Ayah (/ˈɑːjə/; Arabic: آية‎ āyah; plural: ayat (English), آيات āyāt (Arabic)) means "evidence" or "sign". In the context of Islam's principal scripture, the Qur'an, ayah is used to mean "ver...
Ayah - Wikipedia
Minuscule 513
Minuscule 513 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), ε 261 (in the Soden numbering), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament, on parchment. Dated by a colophon to the 12th century.Scrivener la...
Buzi
Buzi ("my contempt") was the mother or the father of Ezekiel the kohen (Jewish priest). (Ezek. 1:3). Ezekiel, like Jeremiah, is said to have been a descendant of Joshua by his marriage with the prosel...
Minuscule 85
Minuscule 85 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), ε 391 (Soden), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament, on parchment leaves. Palaeographically it has been assigned to the 13th century. It ...
Minuscule 85 - Wikipedia
Exorcising the Canaanite woman's daughter
The Exorcism of the Syrophoenician woman's daughter, as described in the Gospel of Mark (7:24-30), or the Canaanite woman's daughter as described in the Gospel of Matthew (15:21-28), is one of the mir...
Exorcising the Canaanite woman's daughter - Wikipedia
Minuscule 796 (Gregory-Aland)
Minuscule 796 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), δ161 (von Soden), is a Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament written on parchment. Palaeographically it has been assigned to the 11th century....
Papyrus 76
Papyrus 76 (in the Gregory-Aland numbering), signed by , is a copy of the New Testament in Greek. It is a papyrus manuscript of the Gospel of John. The surviving texts of John are verses 4:9,12.The ma...
Miren Castle
Miren Castle (Slovene: Mirenski grad, also known as Grad 'castle' and Naša Gospa pod Krasom 'Our Lady beneath the Karst'; Italian: Grado di Merna or Castello di Merna) is an elevation above th...