Dreadnought keel laid down October - middle Russia affected by a general strike 30 October - Tsar issues Imperial Manifesto creating a semi-constituional monarchy 1 November - Rasputin first meets the Romanov family December - Schlieffen plan developed December - Churchill becomes under secreatry in British Colonial Office 5 December - Campbell-Bannerman forms Liberal ministry 1 January - Moltke succeds Schlieffen as Chief of German General Staff till 14 Septeber 12 January Landslide victory of Liberals in British elections 16 January Algerciras Conference opens 31 January Anglo-French military conversations authorized by Grey who at this time thinks England has a moral obligation to France against Germany ; Wilson sent to France; Cabinet not informed of these talks until March - London Daily Mail begins serializing "The Invasion of " by William Le Queux plot:
Jeanne d'Arc of China: This snippet is for sons and daughters of China! Teenager girl Xun Guan breaking out of the Wancheng city to borrow the relief troops in the late Western Jinn dynasty; Liu-Shao-shi riding into the barbarian army to rescue her husband in the late Western Jinn dynasty; teenager girl Shen Yunying breaking into Zhang Xianzhong's rebels on the horseback to avenge on father's death in the late Ming dynasty.
China's Solitary and Lone Heroes: This is an internet version of this webmaster's writings on "Imperial China" version assembled by http: There is no set deadline as to the date of completion for "Communist China".
Someone had saved a copy of this webmaster's writing on the June 4th  Massacre at http: The work on "Imperial China", which was originally planned for after "Republican China", is now being pulled forward, with continuous updates posted to Pre-HistoryXia, ShangZhouQinand Han dynasties, offering the readers a tour of ancient China transcending space and time.
Discussions and topics on ancient China could be seen in the bulletin boards linked here --before the Google SEO-change was to move the referrals off the search engine.
This webmaster had traced the Sinitic cosmological, astronomical, astrological and geographical development, with dedicated chapters devoted to interpreting Qu Yuan's poem Tian Wen Asking Heaventhe mythical mountain and sea book Shan Hai Jing, geography book Yu Gong Lord Yu's Tributesand Zhou King Muwang's travelogue Mu-tian-zi Zhuan, as well as a comprehensive review of ancient calendars, ancient divination, and ancient geography.
For this webmaster, only the ancient history posed some puzzling issues that are being cracked at the moment, using the watershed line of Qin Emperor Shihuangdi's book burning to rectify what was the original before the book burning, filtering out what was forged after the book burning, as well as filtering out the fables that were rampant just prior to the book burning, and validating against the oracle bones and bronzeware.
There is not a single piece of puzzle for this webmaster concerning the modern Chinese history. This webmaster had read Wellington Koo's memoirs page by page fromand read General Hu Zongnan's biography in the early s, which was to have re-lived their lives on a day by day basis.
Not to mention this webmaster's complete browsing of materials written by the Soviet agents as well as the materials that were once published like on the George Marshall Foundation's website etc to have a full grasp of the international gaming of the 20th century.
The unforgotten emphasis on "Republican China", which was being re-outlined to be inclusive of the years of to and divided into volumes covering the periods of pre totototoandwill continue.
This webmaster plans to make part of the contents of "Republican China, A Complete Untold History" into publication soon. The original plan for completion was delayed as a result of broadening of the timeline to be inclusive of the years of For up-to-date updates, check the RepublicanChina-pdf.
Due to constraints, only the most important time periods would be reorganized into some kind of publishable format, such as the, and Chinese civil wars, with special highlight on Kim Il Sung's supplyingNorth Korean mercenaries to fighting the Chinese civil war, with about 60, survivors repatriated to North Korea for the Korea War, for example --something to remind the readers how North Korea developed to threaten the world with a nuclear winter today.
The objectives of this webmaster's writings would be i to re-ignite the patriotic passion of the ethnic Chinese overseas; ii to rectify the modern Chinese history to its original truth; and iii to expound the Chinese tradition, humanity, culture and legacy to the world community.
Significance of the historical work on this website could probably be made into a parallel to the cognizance of the Chinese revolutionary forerunners of the s: This webmaster intends to make the contents of this website into the Prometheus fire, lightening up the fuzzy part of China's history.
It is this webmaster's hope that some future generation of the Chinese patriots, including the to-be-awoken sons and grandsons of arch-thief Chinese Communist rulers [who had sought material pursuits in the West], after reflecting on the history of China, would return to China to do something for the good of the country.
This webmaster's question for the sons of China: Are you to wear the communist pigtails for years?The Crimean War (French: Guerre de Crimée; Russian: Кры́мская война́, translit. Krymskaya voina or Russian: Восто́чная война́, translit. Vostochnaya voina, lit. 'Eastern War'; Turkish: Kırım Savaşı; Italian: Guerra di Crimea) was a military conflict fought from October to February in which the Russian Empire lost to an alliance of the Ottoman.
The Franco-Russian Naval Convention strengthened the military arrangements. 22 July The Royal Navy reduces the Mediterranean fleet by moving its battleships to the Home fleet to oppose the growing strength of the German High Seas Fleet. Overview Top of page. Cryptosporidiosis is caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Cryptosporidium (family Cryptosporidiidae, order Eucoccidiorida, subclass Coccidiasina, class Sporozoasida, subphylum Apicomplexa).Cryptosporidium are small intracellular parasites, which occur throughout the animal kingdom and have been reported in many species of mammals, birds, reptiles, .
The history of exploration by citizens or subjects of the Russian Federation, the Soviet Union, the Russian Empire, the Tsardom of Russia and other Russian predecessor states forms a significant part of the history of Russia as well as the history of the rutadeltambor.com 17,, square kilometres (6,, sq mi), Russia is the largest country in the .
Pre-war Military Planning (Russian Empire) () taking into account the formation of the Franco-Russian alliance in and , was the creation of an intermediate court of control and command in the strategic theatre – Front Command.
Returning to an analysis of factors of strategic planning, it is worth pointing out that. Heroes and Villains - A little light reading.
Here you will find a brief history of technology. Initially inspired by the development of batteries, it covers technology in general and includes some interesting little known, or long forgotten, facts as well as a few myths about the development of technology, the science behind it, the context in which it occurred and the deeds of the many.