The 50 most important event in the 20th century?

1897-1901: Boxer Rebellion1912: Sinking of the Titanic1912-1913: Balkan Wars1914: Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria Sarajevo WW1 (1914–1918) 1915: Armenian Genocide Day1915: Sinking of RMS Lusitania1917: October Revolution Saint Petersburg, Russian Provisional Government Interwar period (1918–1939) 1919: Treaty of Versailles1919: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre1927-1950: Chinese Civil War1927-1953: Industrialization of USSR1928: Huanggutun Incident1930: Dhandi march of Mahatma Gandhi1930s: Great Depression1934-1935: Long March1935-1936: Second Italo-Abyssinian War1935-1945: Holocaust1936: Xi’an Incident1937: Nanking Massacre1937: Marco Polo Bridge Incident WW2 (1939–1945) Continue reading The 50 most important event in the 20th century?

The 32 Best Southern Novels of All Time

The 32 Best Southern Novels of All Time Based on a poll of 134 scholars, writers, and others; results published in the August 2009 edition of the Oxford 1. Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner (120 votes) 2. All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren (80 votes) 3. The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner (64 Continue reading The 32 Best Southern Novels of All Time

Great Books of the Western World by Great Books Foundation

Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States in 1952, by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., to present the Great Books in a 54-volume set. The Odyssey by Homer The Iliad by Homer The Persians by Aeschylus The Suppliants by Aeschylus Seven Against Thebes by Aeschylus Oresteia by Continue reading Great Books of the Western World by Great Books Foundation

17 Books Recommended by The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff’s

This books was selected by the Chairman to “support the renewal of our commitment of our Profession of Arms and the development of Joint Force 2020” (General Martin E. Dempsey) 1. Boyd: The Fighter Pilot Who Changed the Art of War by Robert Coram 2. The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations Continue reading 17 Books Recommended by The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff’s

The Best Startups and Business Books

Zero to One by Peter Thiel, Blake Masters Hackers and Painters by Paul Graham Linchpin: Are You Indispensable by Seth Godin The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy Good Continue reading The Best Startups and Business Books

38 Most Influential Psychologists

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49 Most Influential Historian of All-Time

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The Top 272 Mystery Novels of All Time

This list is determined by 172 book polls & top lists from a variety of great sources. The books is ranked based on how many lists a particular book appears on. 1.Secret Place, The by French, Tana (23 Lists: a1,b3,b18,b19,g1,g6,h3,i5,k1,k2,l6,l7,m5,m10,n5,p5,r2,r3,r7,s2,s5,t1,w2) 2. Laughing Monsters, The by Johnson, Denis (12 Lists: a1,f9,g6,h1,n1,n2,n15,r4,s11,t1,v3,w2) 3. Long Way Home, The by Continue reading The Top 272 Mystery Novels of All Time

Gilmore Girls Book Challenge — Season 4, 5, 6 and 7

SEASON FOUR Season four marks a year of transitions for the Gilmores. Lorelai quits her job as manager of the Independence Inn, realizing her ambition of opening an inn of her own, The Dragonfly, with her best friend, Sookie. But various setbacks make renovating the new inn harder than Lorelai could have imagined. Lorelai and Continue reading Gilmore Girls Book Challenge — Season 4, 5, 6 and 7

Gilmore Girls Book Challenge — Season 3

Source: Behance Rory tries to forget about her kiss with Jess by throwing herself into her relationship with Dean, but Dean breaks up with her when she spends a dance marathon obsessing over Jess and his girlfriend Shane. Rory and Jess get together, and the positions are reversed when Dean starts dating one of her Continue reading Gilmore Girls Book Challenge — Season 3

Gilmore Girls Book Challenge — Season 1

Set in a storybook Connecticut town populated by an eclectic mix of dreamers, artists and everyday folk, this multigenerational drama about family and friendship centers around Lorelai Gilmore and her daughter, Rory. Lorelai owns the town’s bed-and-breakfast, the Dragonfly Inn, with best friend/chef Sookie, and contends with weekly dinners with eccentric, well-off parents Richard and Continue reading Gilmore Girls Book Challenge — Season 1