When you look at the European city, from the early 19th century to today, many changes have occurred; from the development of a boulevard to the birth of the department store, most aspects of public life are very different. 306 more words
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This is a detailed map of Milwaukee in 1852 taken from the Harvard map collection.
When you look at the early maps of Milwaukee, you see a simple grid pattern. 266 more words
Big Dead Place: Inside the Strange & Menacing World of Antarctica by Nicholas Johnson
Synopsis: What goes on in Antarctica?
Is it the pristine but harsh frontier where noble scientific missions are accomplished? 240 more words
If anyone foolishly thought the selection process for finding the next music director of the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra was going to be an easy, or obvious one, the appearance this week of guest conductor Eckart Preu, the fourth of six candidates this season, certainly changed their mind. 885 more words