Alphonse Daudet: a success story. What was the route from Provence to Paris?


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Samurai Code of the Lithuanian Kaunas, or Who is the Japanese Schindler?


Samurai Code of the Lithuanian Kaunas, or Who is the Japanese Schindler?On the list of Schindler knows only one who does not want to know. The story of German industrialist recorded in historical documents, books, the famous movie. Other names are also not forgotten. The names of people who were able to compare the sense of duty ...
 

Arseny Tarkovsky: Do I have to shoot a gun when he was hanged on the wall in the first act?


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Ralph Waldo Emerson and his aphorisms, or with whom began transcendentalism?


Ralph Waldo Emerson and his aphorisms, or with whom began transcendentalism?You probably ever heard these sayings: The other is a man with whom I may be sincere. In his presence, I can think vsluh.Sekret successful education lies in respecting the ucheniku.Edinstvenny sin that we do not ...
 

Igor Sikorsky: Could the great aircraft to stay in Russia?


Igor Sikorsky: Could the great aircraft to stay in Russia?May 25, 1889, 120 years ago in Kiev, the family doctor of medicine, Professor University. St. Vladimir Ivan Sikorsky's fifth child was born. At the baptism of the baby is named Igor, and grew up, we can say in setting the highest ...
 

Repeated if the fate of Anna Karenina daughter of Pushkin?


Repeated if the fate of Anna Karenina daughter of Pushkin?Often in the press and the biographical and literary descriptions can be found a version that Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy, "wrote" the eldest daughter of Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin - Maria Alexandrovna, and that she even repeated the fate of Anna ... Is it ...
 

Anatoly Ravikovitch. For that viewers love Khobotova?


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In whose hands would die Frederic Chopin? Love the music


In whose hands would die Frederic Chopin? Love the musicThey say that art is difficult to love someone. But what if a loving couple, both - the people of art? There are many novels, but only a small fraction of them turned into a really long and happy life. The love story of Frederic Chopin and George ...
 

Who are the warriors Telecommunications still is fighting for the liberation of Kiev? Feat


Who are the warriors Telecommunications still is fighting for the liberation of Kiev? FeatThe first military award, the prestigious soldier's medal "For Valour" helped Michael Pilipenko to reconnect with his father, lost in the first clash with the Nazis. Another sign of recognition modest signaller was the Order of the Red Star ....
 

Who first took a picture of Tibet? Living and travel Gombozhaba Tsybikova


Who first took a picture of Tibet? Living and travel Gombozhaba TsybikovaThat we are now looking at China who fear and who was surprised. But in any case - with respect. One billion people, united in one state, to respect themselves forced. However, in the mid-nineteenth century "civilized" European countries ...
 

Who are the warriors Telecommunications still is fighting for the liberation of Kiev? First medal


Who are the warriors Telecommunications still is fighting for the liberation of Kiev? First medalOn the day of the professional holiday of all signalers my story about a well deserved man honored radio USSR, honorable soldiers of the regiment context of the Belarusian Military District, honor students of the Kiev Institute of Management and Communications Michael Korneyevich ...
 

As a pirate and profligate Balthasar Cossa became the pope?


As a pirate and profligate Balthasar Cossa became the pope?In the history of the Catholic Church a few pages, which are trying to think less often. Some of them are connected with the activities of the Popes, among whom, according to unconfirmed by the Vatican this was even a woman. Most of the Roman pontiffs were people ...
 

Is it easy to portray love, experiencing hostility towards the partner on the sets? Elina Bystritskaya in life, on stage and in film


Is it easy to portray love, experiencing hostility towards the partner on the sets? Elina Bystritskaya in life, on stage and in filmApril 4, 1928 in a military family physician Abraham Bistritsky daughter called beautiful name Elina. It happened in the spring Kiev, where the girl was to spend carefree and happy childhood. Here took place, and her debut at ...
 

Sometimes a romance without a kiss? Pasternak and Tsvetaeva


Sometimes a romance without a kiss? Pasternak and TsvetaevaSometimes, meeting a man, you do not immediately realize that it is yours. To realize it, should take some time, but later broke passion could "burn" the heart of the lovers and shake the fate of their loved ones. That and the love of two geniuses ...
 

Artist Leonid Pasternak. Does not create a portrait of his era?


Artist Leonid Pasternak. Does not create a portrait of his era?Age kept and treasured it. For the life of Russian artist Leonid Pasternak Osipovitch might end almost before it began, when the 3 April 1862, he was born on the outskirts of Odessa, at the inn of his father. Leonid (Isaac Leib) was the sixth ...