Of the many campaigns during the Middle Ages, few are as remarkable or seemingly impossible to win at the start as the First Crusade (1095-99), and the true crowning achievement of that crusade, which resulted in two centuries of Western European Christian states in the Middle East and the permanent firing of the European imagination, was the conquest of Jerusalem on July 15, 1099 after three weeks of siege.
"A brutal part of history little known to many"
Discover the best methods to raise IQ and optimize academic performance. This book will make you smarter, able to learn faster and think better. It reveals the methods used to get straight As at Stanford and 99 percent on medical school exams. Learning methods such as SIRS, flashcards, word play, word associations, mnemonics, walk and talk, shadowing, neurogenesis, angiogenesis, mitochondrial biogenesis, brain glycogen, verbal skills, thinking strategies, condensed notes, and more.
The world has never had its shortage of legends surrounding the lives of supposed mystics, visionaries, and prophets. But few have ever grabbed a hold on pop culture quite like Grigori Rasputin, one of the most shadowy and mysterious figures in Russian history.
A foggy night. A detour. A long hidden secret of alien origin. Thus begins twenty-four hours of suspense and bone-chilling terror for teenager Emma London and a handful of survivors in the midst of a zombie outbreak.
"STAY FAR FAR AWAY. Not worth the credit"
With his first invention, Mickey Campbell has already lost one legal battle. Surely this time it will be different. Joining forces with Theo Spencer, his long-time friend and a genius in neural science, they will create a device that will allow humans to access information from computers and send it directly into their brains, using a mental interface. Together, and with help from beautiful assistant Felicia Jones, they will explore how far the technology can go while testing the bonds of their friendship. And the world will be impacted by the ramifications of their choices.
I analyze an exercise that is extremely popular in the world of fitness. Made famous by the CrossFit world, It became an exercise that I wanted to depict and look at every single detail, such as the history, and the first person to use the kipping pull-up in a competition to gain an advantage over competitors. I also give you the pros and cons of the kipping movements while trying to be non-biased upon my rationalization of the most hated exercise in the world.