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Buchvorstellung - Stadt des Bieres

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Presentation of the book - City of beer
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Historiker Fabian Fellersmann hat Quellen zum Hopfenanbau und zum Brauwesen in der Zeit vom 9. bis zum 13. Jahrhundert untersucht, als Bier zu ...
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Historians Fabian Fakhraye man has investigated sources to the hops and the brewing industry in the period from the 9th to the 13th century, as beer...
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Ein neues Buch, herausgegeben vom Stadtarchiv, beleuchtet die Geschichte der 28 in Freising nachgewiesenen Brauereien Von Johann Kirchberger, Freising Um es gleich vorwegzunehmen. Es ist ein wunderbares Buch, das Stadtarchivar Florian Notter da herausgegeben hat, ein kulturhistorisches Werk. Es ist ein Stück Freisinger Stadtgeschichte. "Freising als Stadt des Bieres" heißt das Buch, es hat 320 Seiten und ist gedacht als Abschluss des Jubiläumsjahres "500 Jahre Reinheitsgebot". Es ist zudem der erste Band einer neuen Schriftenreihe des Stadtarchivs zur wissenschaftlichen Erforschung der Geschichte der Stadt, der Diözese und des ehemaligen Hochstifts. Präsentiert wurde das Freisinger Bierbuch am Freitagabend im passenden Rahmen, in den Gew...
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Scientists Restore the Face of Legendary Scottish King (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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A team of researchers and historians managed to accomplish an impressive feat by reconstructing the face of legendary 14th century Scottish king ...
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Life21:35 11.12.2016Get short URLIn order to create the virtual images of the king’s head, researchers used the cast of a human skull kept at the Hunterian Museum. The project was conducted via a joint effort by historians from the University of Glasgow and craniofacial experts from Liverpool John Moores University; the funding, some 5,000 British pounds, was provided by the University of Glasgow's Chancellor’s Fund. Dr Martin MacGregor, a senior lecturer in Scottish history at the University of Glasgow and project lead, explained that he was inspired by the discovery of the skeleton of King Richard III of England found in 2012. "The case of Richard III revealed how far the technology had advanced. I saw an opportunity to apply the techn...
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How loud was old Norwich?

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There were the churches themselves, as there was a vast amount of rebuilding going on in the 15th century. Prof Rawcliffe pointed out: “Just about all ...
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15:49 11 December 2016 Trevor Heaton Just what DID Norwich sound like in ages past? Picture: Antony Kelly Archant Norfolk 2016 You think modern life is loud? Spare a thought for our ancestors, trapped in a world where everything from hammering anvils to bull-baiting were a part of daily life. Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Professor Carole Rawcliffe by the Wensum. Now a quiet river, in medieval times it would have teemed with boat traffic - and noise. Picture: Antony KellyWe don’t know the medieval monk’s name. But we can guess his mood - and sometime around 1350 he’d had enough.Driven to distraction by the never-ending sound of hammers coming from the smiths’ quarter close to Norwich Ca...
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Ensemble Ibérica combines traditions for unique Christmas concert

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The “Cantigas de Santa Maria” came from the multicultural court of Alfonso X in 13th century Castile and the musicians entered a different realm in ...
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Ensemble Ibérica completed its fourth season with the second annual presentation of “The Kilmore Carols,” a 250-year-old Irish tradition with ancient Spanish inflections. Balancing the serene with the rustic, the musicians connected these 18th century works with the folkloric tunes of the Ozarks.Artistic director Beau Bledsoe assembled an eclectic quintet of specialists for Saturday’s concert in St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. A noted guitarist whose repertoire ranges from Renaissance to the Texas Two-Step, he also played oud and Baroque guitar, together with Baroque cellist Trilla Ray-Carter, soprano Victoria Botero, fiddler/vocalist Betse Ellis and Clarke Wyatt on banjo in an informative and lively presentation. They began with three sele...
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Pupils go back in time to celebrate Christmas like the Tudors

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... period banquet in the Great Hall, and made pomanders – scented oranges studded with cloves that acted as potpourri in the Middle Ages through to ...
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A group of year 4 pupils in Nottingham had a taste of what Christmas might have been like 500 years ago when they made a school trip to nearby Wollaton Hall. Pupils at The Elms junior school dressed in traditional Tudor costume and celebrated a historically accurate Christmas – albeit an early one – at the stately home, which dates back to 1580. They acted out a traditional Mummers play, learnt a Tudor-style dance, ate a period banquet in the Great Hall, and made pomanders – scented oranges studded with cloves that acted as potpourri in the Middle Ages through to the 1700s. The trip tied in with the children’s study of Tudors as their history topic, and brought some of what they had learned to life. Teacher Lucy Davies said: “The childre...
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700 Jahre Geschichte auf über 300 Seiten

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700 years of history on over 300 pages
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Im 13. Jahrhundert habe in ganz Europa eine Gründungswelle der Bettelordensklöster eingesetzt. „Interessanterweise wurden die ersten ...
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A wave of the monasteries of the mendicant orders have used throughout Europe in the 13th century. "Interestingly the first were...
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Historie Im Amberger Stadttheater stellt Bezirksheimatpfleger Dr. Tobias Appl das neue Buch zur „Oberpfälzer Klosterlandschaft“ vor. Von Christian Danzer 11. Dezember 2016 09:30 Uhr Bezirksheimatpfleger Dr. Tobias Appl, Bürgermeister Martin Preuß, Bezirkstagspräsident Franz Löffler, Dr. Johannes Laschinger (oben, von links) mit Verleger Friedrich Pustet (vorne, rechts) und den Autoren des Sammelbands Amberg.Das Buch „Oberpfälzer Klosterlandschaft“ von Bezirksheimatpfleger Dr. Tobias Appl wurde am Freitagnachmittag in einem passenden Rahmen vorgestellt. Im Oberen Foyer des Amberger Stadttheaters, das ja selbst bis zum Jahre 1803 ein Franziskanerkloster war, hatten sich zahlreiche Gäste aus Politik, Kirche, Heimatpflege und dem Kulturberei...
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Des taches sur les fresques du XIIe

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Stains on the frescoes of the 12th
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Aujourd'hui, un imposant échafaudage se dresse devant ces fresques du XIIe siècle (représentant la résurrection) dont certaines semblent ...
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Today, a large scaffolding stands before these frescoes of the 12th century (representing resurrection) which some seem to...
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Publié le 11/12/2016 à 03:49, Mis à jour le 11/12/2016 à 07:26 Des taches sur les fresques du XIIe La basilique Saint-Sernin, plus vaste église romane existant encore, est le joyau des monuments historiques de Toulouse. Elle fut d'ailleurs parmi les premiers monuments classés de France et le fameux architecte Viollet-le-Duc la sauva sans doute de la ruine en la restaurant dans l'esprit roman (même si la forme fut parfois contestée), au milieu du XIXe siècle. Une certaine émotion étreint le visiteur, en dehors de tout caractère religieux, lorsque l'on pénètre dans la nef et ses collatéraux aux parfaits alignements, éclairés par la lumière oblique de l'hiver. En levant la tête, les chapiteaux romans semblent vous raconter l'histoire des pr...
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700-year-old crucifix returns to St. Peter's Basilica

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The oldest crucifix in St. Peter's Basilica, dating back to the early fourteenth century, has just been restored. It is made from the wood of a walnut tree ...
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The oldest crucifix in St. Peter's Basilica, dating back to the early fourteenth century, has just been restored. It is made from the wood of a walnut tree and in order to return it to its original appearance, layers of paint and varnish had to be removed because they tried to pass it off as a bronze sculpture. It weighs almost 160 pounds, is over seven feet tall and shows Jesus during the final moments of His life: poor and serene. CARD. ANGELO COMASTRIArchpriest of the Basilica of St. Peter's"It is a crucifix that has gone through many sad events. It has looked, we could say, with compassion, over human history and the history of the Church."The crucifix is one of the few relics from the ancient Vatican Basilica that has lasted until t...
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Bobby Previte – Mass (2016)

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The idea of infusing a choral classical concerto from the 15th century with the imposing clamor of heavy metal guitars has sprung from the fertile mind ...
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feature photo: Kate Previte The idea of infusing a choral classical concerto from the 15th century with the imposing clamor of heavy metal guitars has sprung from the fertile mind of a certain jazz drummer. Missa Sancti Jacobi is a unified mass cycle composed in the 1400’s by Guillaume Dufay, a groundbreaking work that represented one of the earliest efforts to bring together all the movements of a polyphonic mass. It’s an grand construction rendered just with an 11-voice choir (in this case, the Rose Ensemble conducted by Jordan Sramek) and medieval pipe organ manned by Marco Benevento. But that drummer, Bobby Previte, imagined how much powerful this could be with some present-day amplified guitars. Indeed, Previte made an album around ...
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Treasure troves: Some most valuable archaeological discoveries in history

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The hoard, thought to date back to the 8th century, included over 3,500 items, most of which were military-related. Want stories like this in your inbox?
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Here are some of the most valuable archaeological discoveries in human history: The Bactrian Gold, 1978 The treasure found at Tillya Tepe was recovered from graves. More than 20,000 gold ornaments were retrieved, with elaborate objects from China, India and Greece mixed in together. The treasure was dated to around the 1st century CE. The Panagyurishte Treasure, 1949 Digging for clay at a tile factory near Panagyurishte, Bulgaria, led to the excavation of 6 kg worth of gold, carved into elaborate shapes dating from 4th century BCE. The treasure was thought to have been used in religious rites. The Cuerdale Treasures, 1840 While repairing the embankment of the Ribble river in England, workmen dug up one of the biggest hoards of Viking tre...
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