For Two Thousand Years

Author: Mihail Sebastian
Editor: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241189624
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'Absolutely, definitively alone', a young Jewish student in Romania tries to make sense of a world that has decided he doesn't belong. Spending his days walking the streets and his nights drinking and gambling, meeting revolutionaries, zealots, lovers and libertines, he adjusts his eyes to the darkness that falls over Europe, and threatens to destroy him. Mihail Sebastian's 1934 masterpiece, now translated into English for the first time, was written amid the anti-Semitism which would, by the end of the decade, force him out of his career and turn his friends and colleagues against him. For Two Thousand Years is a prescient, heart-wrenching chronicle of resilience and despair, broken layers of memory and the terrible forces of history.

Two Thousand Years Hence

Author: Henry O'Neil
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Two Thousand Years One Hundred Generations Again

Author: Robert Page
Editor: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1446193993
Size: 11,50 MB
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Christianity

Author: Peter Partner
Editor:
ISBN: 9780233050560
Size: 17,48 MB
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A unique box set containing an in-depth and evocative study telling the story of Christianity from its birth in the first century through to the present day. Powerful and dramatic, it is a story of a religion which has inspired both selfless devotion and bloody conflict, and formed the framework for our political, cultural, scientific and social history for two millennia.

Two Thousand Years Of Economic Statistics

Author: Aleksandr Vladimirovich Avakov
Editor: Algora Publishing
ISBN: 0875867529
Size: 18,52 MB
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This statistical volume contains data usually unavailable in other statistical publications. It gives statistics for two groups of countries in their 2007 borders. First, since year 1950 (for 1950, 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990, 2000, and 2007), it provides statistical data for all countries of the world (232 countries). Second, since year 1 AD (for 0001, 1000, 1500, 1600, 1700, 1820, 1870, 1880, 1890, 1900, 1913, 1920, 1929, and 1938), it provides data for a smaller group of countries (133 countries). This book is based on the groundbreaking works of Angus Maddison but it differs from his books in that it gives data up to the most recent year available and calculates GDP (gross and per capita) in the prices of that most recent year. For the recent years, the World Bank, CIA, and Encyclopedia Britannica were principal sources. But, despite the author's great debt to these sources, the preponderance of data in the book is not direct citations from them but rather the result of calculations. Among other computational techniques he uses a new logarithmic interpolation which takes care of cross-country statistical distortions when calculating in the prices of the most recent year. For every line of data (for every country, each year), he provides a note on the technique used in obtaining his estimate (i. e., proxy, exponential interpolation, direct estimate with source citation, etc.). Dr. Avakov's annual title Quality of Life, Balance of Powers, and Nuclear Weapons gives a current snapshot of world statistics. This new work, Two Thousand Years of Economic Statistics, gives the population and current price GDP data in a historical perspective.

Two Thousand Years

Author: Ekpo Eyo
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Two Thousand Years With The Word

Author: C. H. Ren
Editor: Institute for Christianity
ISBN: 0788016059
Size: 16,60 MB
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