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Map of the Great Epizootic, 1872-1873 (ArcGIS)
Over the course of 50 weeks, an outbreak of what was believed to be equine influenza spread from Toronto to nearly every major city in Canada and the United States, infecting an enormous population of urban horses. The ...
From Blue to Black Marble: Visualizing Light Pollution in the Anthropocene
The Department of History at York University hosted the annual Melville-Nelles-Hoffmann Lecture in Environmental History on March 20 at 4pm in the Schulich Private Dining Room. The lecture was delivered by Professor Sara ...
Painted Tonsures and Potato-sellers: Priests, Passing and Survival in the Asturian Revolution
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-02-21)
The Asturian revolutionary insurrection of 1934 saw the greatest outburst of anticlerical bloodletting in Spain for a century and prefigured the dramatic wave of anticlerical violence during the Spanish Civil War. Scholars ...
Radicalisation, Community and the Politics of Protest in the Spanish Second Republic: Asturias, 1931–34
In October 1934 thousands of leftists took up arms in a two-week revolutionary insurrection in the northern Spanish region of Asturias which shook the Second Republic (1931–1936) and formed part of a critical European ...