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Six Golden Pages of the Oldest Book in the History of Mankind

More than sixty years ago, a very unique discovery was accidentally made in the Valley of Struma River, the greatest river in western Bulgaria, during road construction works. A small book was found in an old tomb covered with frescoes. It is the world’s oldest book in the history of mankind, made of gold and […]

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Arturo Pérez-Reverte. Foto: RAE

Arturo Pérez-Reverte aligera el Quijote

El escritor y académico ha adaptado la obra de Cervantes al público juvenil para su uso escolar Ya de vuelta tras la presentación de su Quijote escolar en México en el marco de la Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara, Arturo Pérez-Reverte hará lo propio este martes en la sede de la RAE, en Madrid, durante un […]

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English Law Courses in London: Feb, 2015

Lexacom English Law Courses is presenting the following CPD courses in Central London in February, 2015 and they will take place at the St Giles Hotel in the West End of London, next to Tottenham Court Road tube station.  Friday, 6th & Saturday, 7th February, 2015 (two-day course) EMPLOYMENT LAW, THE TERMINOLOGY OF COMPANY LAW, POWERS OF ATTORNEY, […]

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L’alfabeto e i caratteri del primo Medioevo

Per poter apprezzare le modalità del passaggio dalla scrittura manuale alla stampa, occorre esaminare attentamente come si svilupparono e utilizzarono i caratteri dei manoscritti. L’apprendimento e l’uso dei caratteri costituiva un processo formale che necessitava molto addestramento e disciplina per poter produrre una scrittura in uno stile specifico. Le lingue europee occidentali derivano il loro […]

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