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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 II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
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

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Shinkansen (Bullet Train) System in Japan
Current Situation of Shinkansen. (1) History and Current Operation.
The Japanese Shinkansen
Gifu Prefecture 2011
Nagoya by bullet train (Shinkansen); 18 minutes from. Nagoya to Gifu by local train; and 55 minutes from Osaka to Gifu by Shinkansen.
Toshiji Takatsu
recent interest due to their higher efficiency and lower environmental impact than air and road transport.
A Brief History of High Speed Ground Transportation by David Levinson markets.

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High-speed Shinkansen train raced to its place in Japanese culture
TOKYO — On Oct. 1, Japan will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of the Shinkansen service, when a super-express train first connected Tokyo and Osaka in four hours. Over the past half century, a number of quiet dramas have taken place ...
Japan, China in race to sell India their high-speed trains
Do any ppl notice the serious of crashes and accidents in Japan's train and Shinkansen history? especially the 2005 train crash in Japan?

Suggested Web Resources

Shinkansen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
History. Shinkansen track is standard gauge, extremely level, with welded rails to reduce vibration.
Apr 29, 2011 Shinkansen History - Japan was the first country to build dedicated railway lines for high speed travel.
Kurushii - News From Japan: NHK World: Shinkansen History
Jan 21, 2010 NHK World: Shinkansen History.
Today in History: Shinkansen Revolutionizes Rail Travel in Asia
Oct 1, 2007 Forty-three years ago, on 1 October 1964, the Shinkansen, which means new trunk line in Japanese, opened to the public.
Railway Modernization and Shinkansen
Japan Railway & Transport Review No. 11 (pp.60–63).

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