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Polikarpov TIS

Polikarpov TIS

Polikarpov TISThe Polikarpov TIS was a long range heavy fighter of which two prototypes were built but that never entered production. The aircraft was designed in response to a Red Air Force requirement for a long range escort fighter, at least partly inspired by the publicity being given in Germany to the Bf 110.

Frontinus

Frontinus

Biography of Frontinus

Propylaea

Propylaea

The Propylaea, the monumental gate entrance to the Athens acropolis. Architect: Mnesicles, c. 437–431 BCE.

Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine

Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine

A developing crisis in the Dominican Republic, where the government stopped payments on its debts of more than $32 million to various nations, caused President Theodore Roosevelt to reformulate the Monroe Doctrine. First advanced in May 1904 and later expanded in his annual message to Congress in December, Roosevelt stated what would become known as his corollary (logical extension of) the Monroe Doctrine.

2 March 1942

2 March 1942

2 March 1942March 1942 >AprilPhilippinesJapanese troops land on MindanaoHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 2 March 1942, http://www.

Habeas Corpus Act - History

Habeas Corpus Act - History

The British Parliament passed the Habeas Corpus Act . The act required judges to present a writ of Habeas Corpus that demanded a jailer to produce a prisoner and show cause why the prisoner was being held.