1770s


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the decade from 1770 to 1779

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However, if such were Reynolds' or his patrons' intentions in the 1770s, I'm afraid that the display at the Wallace Collection will see them being flouted unashamedly.
Schumacher-Hardy said, referring to Neil Gustafson's portrayal of the 1770s printer and patriot based in Worcester.
This book documents the history of interracial marriage in New Zealand from the 1770s to the 1970s and the demographic shifts that occurred.
you can go back to the 1770s and smell the horses and listen to the
Meanwhile, in Iran the prospective Atlantic visit has been portrayed as a major development in the history of warfare--even though Iranian tankers sail around the world every day and US Navy warships have been circling the globe since the American revolution of the 1770s.
Here and at right, I man's coat and vest, and a bustle day dress, designed by Covach for the Conservatory's School for Lies, set in the 1770s, on stage through Nov.
Curran shows how by the 1770s popular science books, including many articles of Diderot's Encyclopedie, treated Buffon's idea of "degeneration" as proof of African inferiority.
It gives a snapshot of what life was like in the 1770s and offers some clues about what might have inspired his young mind.
The current racetrack has been in operation since the 1930s while Hereford itself has staged racing in some form since the 1770s so it will be a sad day as that history comes to an end.
He leaped into fame through his design of the neo-classical London Pantheon in the early 1770s.
In the 1770s Boulton introduced an insurance system for his workers that served as the model for later schemes, allowing his workers compensation in the event of injury or illness - the first of its kind in any large establishment.
Oxygen gas was discovered in the 1770s, but it's taken us more than 230 years to finally say with certainty that this very simple molecule exists in space," said lead researcher Paul Goldsmith, NASA's Herschel project scientist at the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.
It starts with events in the 1760s and 1770s that eventually pushed American colonialists to revolt against British tyranny, covers the events of the war for Independence, highlights major battles, and then covers the impact of the Revolution on evolving American social issues and values.
Dating back to the 1770s, the overspill workhouse for St Paul's Covent Garden is sited in Cleveland Street, London.
Ironically, Mozart himself furnished the author with a reason to delve into Myslivecek's music: the two were friends for the better part of the 1770s and the two promoted each other's music.