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Thoreau became one of the first literary advocates of wilderness conservation.
The 1860s in America saw the first textbook on conservation, Man and Nature, by
George Per- The kins Marsh. In 1864 the designation of the Yosemite establish- ...
Jooss became known for his dances containing strong elements of social
commentary. When Wigman toured America in the 1930s, Americans became
aware that they were not alone in their search for new forms of expressive dance.
She left ...
The "imperial," a pointed tuft of whiskers on the chin, was named in honour of
Napoleon III. Long side whiskers merging into a moustache became known as
the "Franz Josef" in honour of the Emperor of Austria. In the 1880s the trend was
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