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The ten-year century

James Sutherland

The ten-year century

explaining the first decade of the new millennium

by James Sutherland

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Modern -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- History -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009 -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 2009- -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby James Sutherland.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE902 .S876 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24110278M
    ISBN 109780670012237
    LC Control Number2010007314
    OCLC/WorldCa526057556

      As Steve McQueen's Oscar favourite 12 Years a Slave opens at cinemas, Sarah Churchwell returns to the memoir that inspired it – one of . America's National Book Award, launched in , shares the same number, while the Man Booker, beginning in , boasts As of March , that makes the number of times one of these prestigious literary awards has been awarded to a woman just one in .

    The Great Conversation, established in , is a book discussion group dedicated to reading the great works of Western civilization. The name and original inspiration of the group is Britannica Great Books of the Western World, edited by Mortimer Adler and Robert Hutchins of the University of Chicago. The Ten Year War was a series of college football games in the Michigan–Ohio State football rivalry, played between and This series of games pitted coaches Woody Hayes of Ohio State and Bo Schembechler of Michigan against each other in classic teacher-versus-student matchups. In most contests, the Big Ten conference championship and a trip to the Rose Bowl were at stake, and in Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan.

      It is like being taken on an amazing off-beat adventure by a 19th century explorer. This is a must-have book for the dreamer in every child, a book to awaken curiosity and the imagination. The Author: Guardian Staff. Award-Winning Books for Teens With so many excellent young adult books published each year, it can be difficult for teen readers to determine which ones are the best. Each January, the Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of the American Library Association, gives out several awards, including the Michael L. Printz Award for.


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The Ten-Year Century. post date: Aug Close. In a fascinating article published this week, Tom Hayes and Michael S. Malone argue that we have entered the era of the “ten-year century,” by which they mean that the pace of life has so rapidly accelerated that what used to happen in a century now happens in a decade.

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