Reluctant Goliath: how America became a superpower
In November 1928, ten years after the Entente's victory in the First World War, an official at the Foreign Office sat to compose a stark assessment of the new global order in which Britain found herself.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Weekly Standard
No Sword, No Justice
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Tue Jul 22, 2014
Rot Weiss Erfurt - QPR Betting Preview: R's to prove too strong for German minnows
With a strong squad travelling to Germany to take on a lower league side tentatively preparing for their new season, Al Hain-Cole expects Harry Redknapp's men to come out on top QPR get their pre-season underway in earnest with a friendly against Rot-Weiss Erfurt in Germany on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Appleseed Alpha Available on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital July 22
The new CG film APPLESEED ALPHA will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on July 22nd.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
News of the day From Across the Globe, July 21
A moment of silence was held during the opening ceremony for the six AIDS researchers and activists killed aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 .
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Weirton Daily Times
Louise E. Upright Curtis passed away Friday July 18, 2014, at the Weirton Medical Center.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
News of the day From Across the Globe, July 19
Well-armed Islamic extremists attacked as residents of Damboa were preparing for the 5 a.m. dawn prayers and the civilian defense fighters could only resist with clubs and homemade shotguns, residents said.
Rome Woman Competes In Shooting World Championships
A Rome woman who's a member of the Sitrin STARS program is competing in the International Paralympic Committee World Shooting Championships in Suhl, Germany.
Germany at the Time of Cabaret
Cabaret is set in 1930s Berlin, just around the time the Nazi Party began rising to power in Germany.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Dance to the music of time: The Emperor Waltz by Philip Hensher
Viennese whirl: dancers of Vienna waltz project perform on stage during the Lifeball 2014 in Vienna, Austria, 31 May. Photo: Getty Listening to "Emperor Waltz" by Johann Strauss II is like being caught in a lovely whirl, spinning through disparate movements that somehow come together to form a complex, intricate whole.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Sat Jul 12, 2014
American Bach Soloists begins its 2014 Festival with music that influenced Bach
Back in October of 2011, Corey Jamason prepared a program for his San Francisco Bach Choir entitled Before Bach: Music from the Family Archives .
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Gugak center chief to play gayageum at German fest
Kim Hae-sook, chief of the National Gugak Center and master of the Korean zither-like string instrument the gayageum, will perform at a German world music festival, the state-run center said.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The English Historical Review
Courtroom to Revolutionary Stage: Performance and Ideology in Weimar...
The courtroom as political stage comes directly to mind for a number of high profile trials in Weimar Germany, ranging from Hitler's failed beer hall putsch to the infamous libel case against Reich President Friedrich Ebert.