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2014-09-30 23:17:32

Shmoop’s Shakespeare Central is home to summary and analysis of Shakespeare’s plays and poems, glossaries of words and idioms invented by Shakespeare, and a tool that translates modern English into Shakespearean English. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 William Shakespeare has long been considered the greatest writer in the history of the English language. Whether or not you think he’s the real deal, Shakespeare has become a cornerstone of academia for English...

2014-09-30 12:26:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Music Is Hope Foundation has released the music EP "Summertime" featuring the renowned Julian Lennon and Meninos Do Morumbi for the Meninos do Morumbi & Friends album project. Featuring poignant vocals by Lennon backed by a hypnotic Brazilian rhythm by Flavio Pimenta and the students of Meninos do Morumbi, the track includes Lennon's longtime friend, co-writer & guitarist, Justin Clayton, with additional percussion provided by...

2014-09-30 08:29:12

Campaign (www.campaignlive.com) will give U.S. advertising, media and marketing stars a new platform to discuss the hottest topics, learn from cutting-edge thinking and celebrate the very best work driving effective marketing today NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Haymarket Media Group, home to marketing and communications brands including PRWeek, Direct Marketing News and Medical Marketing & Media, today announced the launch of Campaign, the first true digital community for U.S....

2014-09-29 12:26:32

Internationally Acclaimed Actress Hosts Series Featuring Renowned Doctors Discussing Key Health Issues Affecting Active, Aging Baby Boomers NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Grandparents Association and Grandparents.com (OTCQB: GPCM), the Trusted Resource for Grandparents(TM), and Detroit Public Television are pleased to announce the launch of "Feel Grand with Jane Seymour," a new 13-part national television series focusing on health issues relevant to the active,...

2014-09-29 08:26:56

GENEVA, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Film producers Ibrahim Dashishah (Chairman), and Anwar Kawadri (Executive Producer), announce their joint, full financing of the feature film "Urban Hymn", through Swiss-based company Dashishah Global Film Production. Anwar Kawadri, a veteran film maker, based in London, has found common ambition with Ibrahim Dashishah, a Saudi businessman committed to making movies for the international market. Together, they bring film director...

2014-09-27 23:01:44

Ticket Down announces that tickets for Yusuf Islam at the Tower Theatre in Upper Darby/Philadelphia, PA; Wang Theatre in Boston, MA; Massey Hall in Toronto, ON; Chicago Theatre in Chicago, IL; Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, CA and Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA will go on sale to the general public at 10:00 a.m. local time on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This will be Yusuf Islam’s first tour in the United States since 1976 and this well-known ticket site is offering...

2014-09-26 23:03:56

Ticket Down announces that the legendary performer, Elton John, will be headlining at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on December 31, 2014. This popular ticket site is offering their customer appreciation promo/coupon code ELTON-JOHN-2014 for added savings. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic Elton John tickets at the Barclays Center on Wednesday, December 31, 2014. Concertgoers can add promo code ELTON-JOHN-2014 for added...

2014-09-24 23:11:24

Cat Stevens (Yusuf) presale tickets become available in select markets today, and QueenBeeTickets.com is delighting customers with discount tickets for each of the 6 epic shows. Concert tickets go on sale in the public market on Saturday, but many fans who are serious about attending a show will opt to secure seats beforehand from trusted secondary market providers. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com can provide concertgoers with Cat Stevens (Yusuf) presale...

2014-09-24 23:05:21

Ticket Down announces that presale tickets for Yusuf Islam at the Wang Theatre in Boston, MA; Massey Hall in Toronto, ON; Chicago Theatre in Chicago, IL; Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, CA and Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA will be available to the general public at 12:00 Noon local time Wednesday, September 24th and on Thursday, September 25th for the show in Upper Darby, PA. This is Yusuf Islam’s first tour in the United States since 1976 and this popular ticket site...

2014-09-24 08:26:12

QueenBeeTickets.com features an impressive inventory of Cat Stevens (Yusuf Islam) tickets for Chicago Theatre in Illinois, Beacon Theatre in New York, Nokia Theatre In Los Angeles, Massey Hall in Toronto, and Citi PAC at Wang Theater in Massachusetts. Presale tickets became available in select markets on September 24, and tickets go on sale to the public on September 27. Due to high demand and the limited nature of these shows, many fans will opt to secure seats early from the secondary...


Latest English people Reference Libraries

William Buckland
2013-10-14 14:04:00

William Buckland (March 12, 1784 – August 14, 1856) was an English theologian, ordained Anglican minister, geologist, and the prominent paleontologist of his day. He pioneered the use of fossilized feces, which he named “coprolites,” in the study and reconstruction of ancient ecosystems. Buckland is perhaps best known for naming and describing the very first recognized dinosaur fossil, the Megalosaurus, before the term “dinosaur” ever existed. Buckland was born at Axminster in...

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2009-07-17 13:44:17

Thomas Harriot (c. 1560 - 1621) was an English astronomer. He was also a mathematician, ethnographer, and a translator. He is sometimes credited for introducing the potato to Great Britain and Ireland. He was also the first person to make an accurate drawing of the moon through a telescope. His drawing (July 26, 1609) was accomplished nearly four months before Galileo's. Harriot's surname is sometimes spelled Harriott, Hariot, or Heriot by different sources. Harriot was born in 1560 in...

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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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