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They furthermore shed light on Mullock as the first professional annalist of the Catholic Church in Newfoundland and a general historian of the island whose methodology was fundamentally shaped by nineteenth-century British historiography.
Among his interesting observations (which I cannot judge) is that actual dates carried more significance in Rus' than in the medieval West--one example being the special attention that Rus' annalists paid to 6887 (1388/89), since this was the only time "until the Second Coming" (i.e., 7000), that Annunciation and Easter would coincide (87 and n.
The annalists expanded traditional historical practice beyond concentration on politics and foreign relations and attempted a new "total history" incorporating social science disciplines such as anthropology, climatology, economics, demographics, geography, psychology, and sociology.
New voters would not be party political as the core voters and this would throw political annalists into chaos, not sure which way the vote would go.
They surrounded themselves with learned men: philosophers, legal experts, traditionalists, theologians, lexicographers, annalists, poets, mathematicians, scientists, engineers, architects and doctors.
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Then follows an excellent contribution by Jacqueline Stodnick, 'Sentence to Story: Reading the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle as Formulary' in which she demonstrates that later annalists continued to use the style established in the earlier entries.
With an initial annual production run of up to 1,000 MP4-12C in 2011, despite a world recession McLaren could face a two-year full order book in some markets, industry annalists' predict, although the company says it will be as flexible as possible to meet demand.
Braga, nicknamed the Annalists, beat Celtic and Sevilla to take their place alongside Europe's elite but the Portuguese were shattered before halftime as Fabregas conducted a show of firepower that will have resonated across the continent.
Mr Lynch has handed the baton over to Gary Taylor (Reinventing Shakespeare), and leaves the twentieth century to other annalists of the genre.
Annalists say insecurity was a big block to the financial progress of Afghanistan despite the progress that the war wrecked country has seen from the Taliban fighters in 2001 by US-led coalition.
Annalists, as they later came to be known, advocated close cooperation with geography, psychology, anthropology, economics, and sociology to create a truly interdisciplinary history that would take all human experience as its concern.
In his brief, characteristically tongue-in-cheek preface, Hawthorne claims that "the facts, recorded on the grave pages of our New England annalists, have wrought themselves, almost spontaneously, into a sort of allegory" and cites Joseph Strutt's Sports & Pastimes of the People of England as the "authority" for his description of "the manners of the age" (9:54).
If cultural historians have amply dissected The Man Nobody Knows, annalists of advertising have mined BBDO's ground-breaking campaigns for some of the eras biggest companies, including General Electric and General Motors.