Airliners Since 1946 (The Pocket encyclopaedia of world by Kenneth Munson

By Kenneth Munson

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Decent, basic facet and best images of airliners and offers easy details approximately eighty outfitted among 1946 and the mid 1960s.

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1949. Discovery of the use of botulinum toxin to block neuromuscular transmission and paralyze or weakens muscles. ) 1950s. Rise of the civil rights movement in the United States. 1950s. Chlorpromaze (Largactil, Thorazine) is one of the first drugs used to treat schizophrenia, and antidepressants use begins. 1953. Alfred Kinsey (1894–1956) publishes Sexual Behavior in the Human Female. Among other revelations, Kinsey identifies the clitoris as the primary site of women’s orgasms, counter to Freudian notions.

The first blood transfusions took place in Europe in the 1660s and were initially between animals. However, in 1666, the first transfusion involving a human recipient and an animal donor took place. The rationale behind cross-species transfusion was that since characteristics, traits, and temperaments were contained in the blood, humans could benefit from animal blood. For example, the blood of a calf CULTURAL HISTORY OF BLOOD 9 could calm the turbulent and violent exactions of a madman. ) The immediate success of the treatment was widely reported, and other animal-to-human transfusions occurred.

2007. American College of Obstetrics and gynecology publishes a warning against genital cosmetic surgeries, including so-called ‘‘vaginal rejuvenation’, in the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology, arguing that they are not medically indicated nor are they documented to be safe or effective. 2007. V-Day, an organization founded by Vagina Monologues writer Eve Ensler and UNICEF launch a campaign to stop rape and torture of girls and women in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 2008. Turkey repeals ban on veiling in universities and other public institutions.

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