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Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian

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A lighting award and changes in the facilities of Seymour Library have highlighted the month thus far.
Wise business investments for energy efficiency
In 2007, Minnesota's Next Generation Energy Act established energy-saving goals through the Conservation Improvement Program (CIP) for electric and gas utilities, overseen by the Department of Commerce. Driven ...
More Than Just Darkness
Urban night has a chronology of its own not beholden to standard history, but based on things like the introduction of gas lighting or the sprawl of suburbs. The structure of the book reflects that.

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Gas lighting - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gas lighting is production of artificial light from combustion of a gaseous fuel, such .... The history of the Russian gas industry began with retired Lieutenant Pyotr ...
History of Gas Lamps - Invention of Gas Lamp
Gas lamps were the next step in providing the world with efficient and practical light source. While with its drawbacks, gas light proved popular and useful.
Lighting A Revolution: 19th Century Competition
Developed in England in the 1790s, gas light technology spread quickly. In 1816 gas streetlights went into service in Baltimore, and by the time of Edison's 1879 ...
History of Gas Lamps - Gas Lighting History
Although we had artificial light for centuries, as late as 19th century there still were no ideas for illumination of greater areas: streets, public places, factories, ...
Lighting in the Victorian Home - Building Conservation
Lighting in the Victorian home, from candles to the advent of electric lighting, ... By the end of the period gas lighting was common in urban homes and electricity  ...

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