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Simcoe, Ontario

the building was taken over by the Bank of Montreal. Alterations made to the building within those decades would allow twice as much banking to take place. Fifteen more people were hired during the expansion of the bank in the early 20th century; bringing white collar jobs to the town. Simcoe's Molson Bank at Norfolk Historical Society Many of Simcoe's buildings feature


Tlayacapan

the Mexican Revolution, the Liberation Army of the South was based here for a time. Emiliano Zapata left from here to Chinameca, where he was assassinated. From the colonial period to recent times, the area has been relatively isolated, keeping many of its old traditions, including economy intact. The highway connecting Mexico City to Cuautla (Cuautla, Morelos) was built through here in the latter 20th century, bringing traffic and some tourism. In 1994, the San Juan Bautista monastery was named as part of a World Heritage site officially named “Earliest 16th century monasteries on the slopes of Popocatépetl” (Monasteries on the slopes of Popocatépetl). Music Most of the state's traditional music is associated with corridos. The corrido is sung and played in many parts of Mexico. Those performed in Morelos belong to the "suriano" (southern) type, which can be complicated but, unlike the northern version, is not meant for dancing. The lyrics of this type of corrido generally haveeight syllables per line forming stanzas of five verses each. This type of corrido dates back before the Mexican Revolution, but the tradition has waned. One band noted for saving traditional melodies and songs is the Banda Tlayacapan, based in Tlayacapan in the north of the state. This band was formed in 1870 and is the state's oldest band organization. In popular music, the best known composer from the state is Arturo Márquez, who was born in Álamos, Sonora, but has lived in Cueravaca for a long time. He is known for his danzones (danzón). Gonzalez, pp. 19–20 - 026 Tlayacapan Tlayacapan - The plot follows an American mercenary who gets mixed up with a nun and aids a group of Juarista (Benito Juárez) rebels during the puppet reign of Emperor Maximilian (Maximilian I of Mexico) in Mexico. Frayling (1992), p. 7 Smith (1993), p. 76 The film featured both American and Mexican actors and actresses, including being filmed in the picturesque countryside near Tlayacapan, Morelos.


Fes

-Karaouine Al-Karaouine in Fes, established by the Idrisids in the 9th C. The Arabs conquered the region in the late 7th century, bringing their civilization and Islam. While part of the larger Islamic Empire (Caliphate), Morocco was initially organized as a subsidiary province of Ifriqiya, with the local governors appointed by the Arab governor in Kairouan. The Arabs converted the indigenous Berber population to Islam, but Berber tribes retained their customary


Gdańsk

waterpark . During the later part of the 18th century, the Commonwealth made attempts to implement fundamental internal reforms; with the second half of the century bringing a much improved economy, significant population growth and far-reaching progress in the areas of education, intellectual life, art, and especially toward the end of the period, evolution of the social and political system. The most populous capital city of Warsaw replaced Gdańsk (Danzig) as the leading centre


Kingdom of Hungary

-eng sibenik kulturno_povijesna_bastina2.asp archivedate 2009-05-06 url http: www.sibenik.hr vodic-eng sibenik kulturno_povijesna_bastina2.asp title St James’s Cathedral The cathedral was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage List in 2001. Modern knowledge of Bosnia in the western Balkans during the Dark Ages (Dark Ages (historiography)) is patchy. Upon the looter invasions by the Avars (Eurasian Avars) and Slavs from 6th-9th century, bringing Slavic


Warsaw

cities such as Wrocław, Kraków, Warsaw, Łódź, and Gdańsk. Dwarves appearing in numbers all over Poland aroused the interest of both Polish (Poles) pedestrians and the militia, whose intervention led to short term arrests of the graffiti artists. During the later part of the 18th century, the Commonwealth made attempts to implement fundamental internal reforms; with the second half of the century bringing a much improved economy, significant population growth and far-reaching


Russian Empire

attempts to implement fundamental internal reforms; with the second half of the century bringing a much improved economy, significant population growth and far-reaching progress in the areas of education, intellectual life, art, and especially toward the end of the period, evolution of the social and political system. The most populous capital city of Warsaw replaced Gdańsk (Danzig) as the leading centre of commerce, and the role of the more prosperous townsfolk soon increased. The Royal


Morocco

the face of North Africa to Morocco. Their descendants, the Moors, arrived in Portugal in the 8th century, bringing the water dogs with them. Tutwiler was the ambassador to Morocco from March 2001 until 2003. In July 2004, Tutwiler began directing communications for NYSE Euronext. Her boss at the NYSE, John Thain, would later bring her on board as head of communications at Merrill Lynch in December 2007 and then at CIT Group in August 2010.


Poland

for the Polish Enlightenment (Enlightenment in Poland). thumb upright Stanisław II August (File:Stanis%C5%82aw_II_August_Poniatowski_in_coronation_clothes.PNG), the last King of Poland acceded to the throne in 1764, reigning until his abdication on 25 November 1795 During the later part of the 18th century, the Commonwealth made attempts to implement fundamental internal reforms; with the second half of the century bringing a much improved economy


Japan

to Japan by the Kingdom of Baekje (Baekje) during the reign of Emperor Ōjin in the early 5th century, bringing with him knowledge of Confucianism and Chinese characters. Miyake (2003), 9. ) is a city (cities of Japan) in the central part of the island of Honshū, Japan. It has a population close to 1.5 million. Formerly


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