William The Conqueror
The video is presented by David Starkey. He explains the reasons why William of Normandy invaded Anglo-Saxon England in 1066. There is an account of the war and the methods used by William to win the war. William would become King of England and a new era would begin for the country.
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From the makers of the award-winning online language course Coffee Break Spanish comes a new range of titles aimed at busy people who want to acquire the absolute basics of a language. One Minute Languages from the Radio Lingua Network will introduce learners to a new language from scratch. The course is made up of ten lessons and covers topics including basic greetings, introducing yourself, and dealing with language problems. You’ll also learn numbers and other useful words and phrases whi
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This video is accompanied by text. "By the mid-nineteenth century, the American economy that had been based on local commerce and small-scale farming was maturing into a dynamic, wide-reaching capitalist marketplace. As the industrial revolution in the northeast altered the economy and intensified the process of urbanization, an agricultural empire began to emerge in the west.
By 1860, more than one-half of the American population was located west of the Appalachian Mountains. Conditions

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Inscri??es hipertextuais: a escrita como imagem na cria??o visual contempor?nea [Hypertext inscripti
This paper discusses the creative imagination by the speech?s presence on the contemporary projects of art/design. Nowadays the digital era has shattered limits of the space and the user?s perception in a mix between images and texts, built by numeric language, witnessing possible new ways of writing as image. Considering on the duality between verbal and visual, some post-modern artists/projectors are redeeming the germinal quality of image from the alphabet. They use video and electronic tec
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What Creates a Total Solar Eclipse?
How can the shadow of the tiny moon eclipse the sight of the gargantuan sun? By sheer coincidence, the disc of the sun is 400 times larger than the disc of the moon, but it's 390 times farther from Earth -- which means that when they align just right, the moon blocks all but the sun's glowing corona. Andy Cohen details this extraordinary celestial phenomenon (and when it will next occur). Lesson by Andy Cohen, animation by Bevan Lynch. (03:45)

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How to Write Romantic Love Poem
Express love in a poem, expanding on the comparisons to a grand idea, with tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing presented by that author. For high school students wanting to write to their sweetheart, or are thinking of a future in writing - this one's for you.
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Silal
This sample shows the typical structure of silal, irons with high Si content (5.5-7.9 wt%). It is a grey cast iron alloyed with 4-6wt% Si to provide good oxidation resistance. The high Si content forms a dense, adherent iron silicate surface film, which is resistant to oxygen penetration. The flake graphite iron Silal was one of the first heat resisting cast irons developed. Spheroidal graphite Si irons have higher strength and improved ductility. The structure shows cored dendrites of ferrite w
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8 Analysis, argument and critical thinking

In this section, we are going to look in detail at analysis and argument. Analytical thinking is a particular type of higher order thinking central to much academic activity. It is concerned with examining 'methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of something' (Oxford English Dictionary). This includes looking at variables, factors, and relationships between things, as well as examining ideas and problems, and detecting and analysing arguments. Many essay questions require ar
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Tab Hunter on the documentary about his life | BFI Flare
Subscribe: http://bit.ly/subscribetotheBFI. Movie idol Tab Hunter talks about his life and career, documented in Jeffrey Schwarz’s film Tab Hunter Confidential (2015). He talks about the genesis of the film and what it was like being gay in 1950s Hollywood. BFI Flare showcases the best new queer cinema, celebrating the diversity of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender culture from around the globe #BFIFlare bfi.org.uk/flare Watch more on the BFI Player: http://player.bfi.org.uk/ Follow u
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Snapchat Story: Winterfest 2015
We all know that the University of Michigan is the #1 Public School in the U.S. This year at Winterfest we exchanged t-shirts for the opportunity to ask one, simple question- Why is the University of Michigan your #1? Follow us on Snapchat: 'UofMichigan'.
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Japan remembers 2011 tsunami
Japan commemorates four years since a nine magnitude earthquake triggered a massive tsunami and nuclear crisis. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For ove
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King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, academic and director of the Centre for British Politics, Professor Steven Fiel
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2014 USAWC Recognition Ceremony honoring outstanding alumni for their exceptional service following their retirement, Dec.8, 2014
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From the Farm to Plate
RWU Planet Forward Team Brasso follows local angus beef from Blackbird Farm in Smithfield, RI to Persimmon Restaurant in Bristol, RI. Run time 02:43.
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Een interactieve online film die als interventie tegen cyberpesten wordt ingezet op scholen. Samen met de aansluitende discussie in de klas dient de film als volwaardig lespakket, dat uitsluitend past in een schoolbrede aanpak tegen pesten.


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Learn Guitar Lesson Write a Song - Songwriting, Part 1
Learn to use the major key as the foundation upon which songs may be built.  Talks about the scale having 7 notes and chords are built around those notes.  Chords can be major, minor, or diminished. Useful information begins at: 03:30.  (09:41)
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Shoot out in Northern Caucasus as Russia kills five suspected militants
Russia's federal Anti-Terrorist Committee says security services killed five suspected militants in North Caucasus, where an Islamist insurgency simmers. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial,
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Checklist - Study Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
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21L.007 World Literatures: Travel Writing (MIT)
This semester, we will read writing about travel and place from Columbus's Diario through the present. Travel writing has some special features that will shape both the content and the work for this subject: reflecting the point of view, narrative choices, and style of individuals, it also responds to the pressures of a real world only marginally under their control. Whether the traveler is a curious tourist, the leader of a national expedition, or a starving, half-naked survivor, the encounter
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