THIS MONTH'S OLD NEWS: August & September, 2017

Vol. 29, No. 1

The plan Epaminondas developed was both innovative and daring, and it would
require precise timing and strict discipline on the part of his army in order to succeed.

-Bessemer Invents New Way To Make Steel

Bessemer was confident that his lack of more detailed knowledge actually put him at an advantage.

- Aviator Attempts Flight Across United States

"I am going to cross this continent simply to be the first to cross in an aeroplane."

- French Government Rebuilds Paris

The people of Paris were no longer as enthusiastic about Haussmann's work as they had been.

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