Who was the first woman on Earth?


Who was the first woman on Earth?Until now, when I asked: "Who was the first woman on Earth?" I have met the standard: "Eva - created by God from Adam's rib." Now I know that was wrong, because it was still and Lilith, which vodilas with demons. The fact that the first ...
 

Who opened for the Russians "Glorious sea, sacred Baikal"? William Napoleonovich Garteveld


Who opened for the Russians "Glorious sea, sacred Baikal"? William Napoleonovich GarteveldIn passing, one of the articles was called a name that deserves the right word, more detailed story. These are about Hartevelde William Julius Napoleon. Swede by birth, he was educated in Leipzig Conservatory, and soon after that ...
 

Who stole the manuscript of the novel by Vladimir Bogomolov, "In August, forty-four?"


Who stole the manuscript of the novel by Vladimir Bogomolov, "In August, forty-four?"July 3, 1924, 85 years ago, in the village Kyrylivka Moscow region born Vladimir Bogomolov. In that year, when there was a leader of world proletariat, this name was most popular. However, it is possible that the July 3, 1924 - is only ...
 

Who was the first Russian historian and why he had a reputation as a "maverick"?


Who was the first Russian historian and why he had a reputation as a "maverick"?History ... For millennia, the memory of the past handed down from generation to generation through oral tradition, epics, songs. With the advent of writing knowledge of the past were recorded. The great work of domestic chroniclers - the Tale ...
 

Whose portrait hangs in the museum of Mozart, or what has helped the author to perpetuate itself?


Whose portrait hangs in the museum of Mozart, or what has helped the author to perpetuate itself?Mozart and Casanova ... The combination of these names are much less familiar than, say, Mozart and Salieri. Meanwhile, everyone who visits Bertramka - Mozart Museum in Prague, will be able to make sure that there is a conspicuous place a portrait of Giacomo Casanova. What has ...
 

Why molded stucco?


Why molded stucco?Not Lepo whether HN byashet, братіе ... Words familiar, but their significance is unclear. We have to translate from Russian into Russian. Here in particular, the word "Lepo. Vladimir Dahl explains its significance: the good, beautiful, beautiful, specious; lepshy, ...
 

Why khans of the Golden Horde did not change the power in Russia?


Why khans of the Golden Horde did not change the power in Russia?Theme of the Mongol-Tatar yoke in Russia's history has always attracted the attention not only to historians but also writers, and philosophers. In some periods of the history of interest in it flared up with renewed vigor. The most important question about which ...
 

Why are childhood memories of such "long-playing"? ..


Why are childhood memories of such "long-playing"? ..Memory - insidious thing! Sometimes in a remote corner of our brain for many years stored memories that from a practical point of view must be long forgotten. But I will not unfounded. I myself remember quite well the age of four. We lived on ...
 

Who is the luminary of Russian diplomacy of the nineteenth century?


Who is the luminary of Russian diplomacy of the nineteenth century?The main objective of foreign policy after the Crimean (Eastern) War of 1853-1856, was to restore the international prestige of Russia. She complied Alexander Mikhailovich Gorchakov, AS classmate Pushkin's Lyceum. As one of the best high school pupils, ...
 

Whose face is concealed in the Iron Mask?


Whose face is concealed in the Iron Mask?If someone did not read the story M. Panolya of the Iron Mask, the very entertaining film with Jean Marais in the title role in his time looked most zriteley.Chto is this story? On a gray overcast day on Sept. 19, 1698 before lifting ...
 

Who's hiding under the name of Homer?


Who's hiding under the name of Homer?Blind Homer's poems are familiar to us from his youth. The Iliad and The Odyssey withstood numerous reissues and "free" transfers. And it is no wonder, because the story of the Trojan War still stirs the minds of many. But who really was the author ...
 

Why take the bull by the horns? Symbols of an ancient way


Why take the bull by the horns? Symbols of an ancient wayIn fairy tales bull image serves as a converter of the social world, the installers of Justice ("Ivan Bykovich", "John Son of a cow"), and also symbolizes attraction of wealth ("bull - flank a resin"). Where this led? Bull - the oldest ...
 

Who was the prototype of the Count of Monte Cristo?


Who was the prototype of the Count of Monte Cristo?What do you think when there was rewriting (not to be confused with plagiarism)? If you think this is - a modern invention, remember the classics, which are used in their works judicial chronicles and memoirs of other writers. For example, ...
 

Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 1


Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 1Artful's Time of Troubles are like fancy haze, tightly enveloping some scenes and carefully avoids others. As a result, the majority of compatriots, this complex, the nodal period of history appears the names of Godunov, ...
 

Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 2


Who Ryurikovich undeservedly forgotten by the national history? Part 2Continuing the conversation about Mikhail Vasilyevich Skopin-Shuya, we turn to his martial victories. The first took place in September 1606, ie approximately two months before the 20 th anniversary of the young governor. By this time he knew the science of war, that was ...