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10 Interesting Facts About Frederick Douglass

  Frederick Douglass escaped from slavery and went on to become one of the leading African American figures of his time. He is famous for being a prominent leader in the campaigns against slavery and...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Ancient Maya Civilization

  Mesoamerican civilization comprised of a number of indigenous cultures that developed in parts of Mexico and Central America prior to Spanish conquest in the 16th century. Part of Mesoamerica, the Maya civilization encompassed an...
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E.E. Cummings | 10 Facts About The American Poet

  Active in the 20th century, Edward Estlin Cummings was an American poet, novelist, playwright and painter. His most famous works are his poems which were radical for their use of unconventional punctuation and phrasing....
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Patrick Henry | 10 Facts On The Famous American Orator

  Patrick Henry was one of the primary persons responsible for initiating the American Revolution. He was one of the greatest orators and his words: "Give me Liberty, or give me Death!" have become legendary....
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Role of Marie Antoinette During The French Revolution

  Marie Antoinette was born an Archduchess of Austria on 2nd November 1755. She was the youngest daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor. Following the Seven Years' War, Empress Maria...
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Pompeii | 10 Interesting Facts About The City of The Dead

  In the year 79 A.D. Mount Vesuvius, a volcano near the bay of Naples in Italy, erupted and the ancient Roman city of Pompeii was buried under its volcanic ash. At least 2000 people...
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Rudyard Kipling | 10 Facts On The Famous English Author

  Rudyard Kipling was an English author who wrote some of the most famous short stories, novels and poems ever written in the English language. He is also considered one of the leading writers in...
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Robert Frost | 10 Interesting Facts About The Famous Poet

  Robert Frost is one of the most famous poets of the twentieth century. Although he was extremely successful as a poet, his personal life was marred by tragedies. Know about the life and accomplishments...
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10 Interesting Facts About William Blake

  Considered one of the greatest poets and printmakers in British history, William Blake was an English poet, painter and printmaker who remained largely unknown during his lifetime but rose to prominence about half a...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Battle of Britain

  The Battle of Britain was fought between the United Kingdom and Germany during the Second World War. It was an offensive by the German air force Luftwaffe, aimed to establish air superiority over the...

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