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Learn about the Marriage of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI in this fascinating article by guest author John Thuline.

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/23-royalty/1893-the-marriage-and-downfall-of-marie-antoinette-and-louis-xvi.html
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Guest author Avery Phillips tells us how the attitudes and actions towards poverty have changed since the 18th century in this new article.

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/25-society-and-culture/1949-poverty-attitudes-actions.html
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Did you know that one of the classic works about the history of the Roman Empire was written in the 18th century? Guest author Carol James, gives us a great review of this work.
http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/14-guest-authors/1947-book-review-of-the-decline-and-fall-of-the-roman-empire-by-edward-gibbon.html
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Guest author, Avery Phillips, takes a look at 18th-century Diplomacy in this new article on the 18th-century History website.

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/14-guest-authors/1934-diplomacy-in-the-18th-century.html
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On This day in history June 11, 1776 – The Continental Congress appoints Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, and Robert R. Livingston to the Committee of Five to draft a declaration of independence.

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/15-homework-help/828-america-s-documents-of-freedom.html
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The exposition, called "At the beginning of archeology: in the 18th century between digging and collecting" is a unique chance to understand completely one of the culturally most active periods in Verona:

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/14-guest-authors/1935-at-the-beginning-of-archeology-in-the-18th-century-between-digging-and-collecting.html
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The 1700s were an incredible age for discovery and advancement. Science was able to progress as now-laughable theories fell by the wayside and evidence-based medicine began to take over. Many of the things we take for granted were born in the 18th century and created the opportunity for life as we know it.

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/24-science-and-technology/1933-scientific-developments-that-we-take-for-granted.html
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Learn about the developments of medicine during the 18th century in this new article by guest author Kaya Johnson.

http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/19-medical-history/1924-history-of-medicine-in-the-18th-century.html
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"In the 18th century, unlike it is in today’s digitally enhanced education system, creativity wasn’t as freely supported. But, the world was grappling with a transitional phase, and that was reflected in the education system as well. So let’s decode the probable issues that were directly or indirectly responsible for challenges of pursuing quality education in the 18th century."
http://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/14-guest-authors/1922-education-system.html
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