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1.The Rain maker

Literature; Fiction

published in 1995, this is one of his earlier novels. ...


Literature; Poetry

Jabberwocky is a poem written by British author Lewis ...

The Fourth K

Literature; Novels

Mario Puzo's novel published in 1990. "The Fourth K was a ...

Unseen Academicals

Literature; Fiction

Unseen Academicals is the 37th novel in Terry ...

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Hindu Thaipusam Festival Piercings

Culture; Popular culture

During the celebration of the religious holiday Thaipusam, ...


Culture; General culture

A vampiress is a female undead abomination that must drink ...

Pop one’s clogs

Culture; People

Pop one’s clogs is a euphemism for dying or death. To ...

"Rumah Bolon"

Culture; General culture

The traditional house of the Toba Batak people is named the ...

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Luisa Diogo

Politics; International politics

Luisa Diogo became the first female Prime Minister of ...

african djembe and other drums

History; African history

A djembe is an acient african drum which is usually used in ...


History; Ancient Greece

Apollo is one of the most important and complex of the ...

Roman Coin Hoard Discovery in Bath, UK

History; Ancient Rome

An announcement in March 2012 has revealed that a hoard of ...

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Popol Vuh

Anthropology; Archaeology

"Book of the People". Also "Book of Advice". The Maya ...


Anthropology; Archaeology

Also, hi·er·o·glyph·i·cal. designating or pertaining to a ...


Astronomy; Mathematical astronomy

It's a cycle from the Mayan calendar. A b'ak'tun is 20 ...