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Lankaran

variety of food originating during Talysh Khanate. Lankaran’s signature cuisine includes lavangi, Lankaran kulcha, marji plov, white plov, pumpkin plov and turshu kebab. Azerbaijani Cuisine: Şirniyyat Cuisine of Lankaran Azərbaycanın subtropik


Oaxaca, Oaxaca

he rescued the survivors and took them to safety. John R. Bratten and John E. Worth "Shipwrecked History," ''American Heritage'', Summer 2009. They are a popular antojito (snack food) originating from the state of Oaxaca, and can be found particularly around Oaxaca City (Oaxaca, Oaxaca). Tlayudas are also available in the center-south region of Mexico, such as Mexico City, Puebla, or Guadalajara, but by tradition, the tlayuda is considered a representative iconic dish of Oaxaca. thumb 1912 map (File:Interoceanic Railway.jpg) The '''Interoceanic Railway of Mexico''' (''Ferrocarril Interoceánico de México'') was one of the primary pre-nationalization railways of Mexico (Rail transport in Mexico). Incorporated in Great Britain in 1888 to complete an unfinished project and compete with the Mexican Railway, it completed a narrow gauge main line from Mexico City to Veracruz in 1891. Branches included Mexico City to Puente de Ixtla (the constructed part of an incomplete line to Acapulco), Puebla (Puebla, Puebla) to Cuautla (Cuautla, Morelos), Atencingo to Tlancualpicán, and a cutoff between Oriental (Oriental, Puebla) and Santa Clara (Santa Clara, Hidalgo) (bypassing Puebla). Through subsidiary Mexican Eastern Railway, the Interoceanic acquired a branch from San Marcos (San Marcos, Puebla) to Teziutlán in 1902, and in January 1910 it began operating the Mexican Southern Railway from Puebla to Oaxaca (Oaxaca, Oaxaca) under lease. The Mexican government acquired control of the Interoceanic in 1903, and subsequently sold it to the National Railroad of Mexico in exchange for ownership of that company. Fred Wilbur Powell, The Railroads of Mexico, Stratford Company (Boston), 1921, pp. 139-147 Manual of Statistics Company (New York), The Manual of Statistics: Stock Exchange Hand-Book, 1908, pp. 163-164 Tamales and Iguana, Oaxacan Style Oaxaca (Oaxaca, Oaxaca), Mexico - He was born in Antequera, today's Oaxaca, Oaxaca, and moved to Mexico City in 1719. He may have studied under the Rodríguez Juárez brothers or José de Ibarra. fullname Parque Deportivo Lic. (Licentiate#Mexico) Eduardo Vasconcelos location Oaxaca de Juarez (Oaxaca, Oaxaca), Oaxaca, ''Becoming Naomi León'' came from a 1997 visit to the Mexican city of Oaxaca (Oaxaca, Oaxaca) to an annual Christmastime event called the "Night of the Radishes".


Mexico City

at the age of five doing television commercials. He is the brother of actresses Fátima (Fátima Torre) and Andrea Torre. He is known by the nickname "Chema". DATE OF BIRTH November 4, 1977 PLACE OF BIRTH Mexico City, Mexico DATE OF DEATH They are a popular antojito (snack food) originating from the state of Oaxaca, and can be found particularly around Oaxaca City (Oaxaca, Oaxaca). Tlayudas are also available in the center-south region of Mexico, such as Mexico City, Puebla, or Guadalajara, but by tradition, the tlayuda is considered a representative iconic dish of Oaxaca. Early life Hitchcock was born in Vergennes, Vermont, grandson of American Revolutionary War hero General Ethan Allen. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1817 (17th out of 19) and was commissioned a third lieutenant in the U.S. Artillery. He was promoted to captain (Captain (United States)) in 1824. From 1829 to 1833, he served as commandant of cadets (List of United States Military Academy alumni (Commandants of Cadets)) at West Point and was promoted to major (Major (United States)) in 1838. By 1842 he achieved the rank of the lieutenant colonel (Lieutenant colonel (United States)) in the 3rd U.S. Infantry in command of Fort Stansbury. Hitchcock, Ethan Allen, Croffut, William Augustus, ''Fifty years in camp and field: diary of Major-General Ethan Allen Hitchcock, U.S.A.'', G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1909. He served in the Seminole War in Florida, in the Pacific Northwest, and in the Mexican-American War, where he served as Gen. Winfield Scott's inspector general in the march on Mexico City. He received a brevet (Brevet (military)) promotion to colonel (Colonel (United States)) for Contreras (Battle of Contreras) and Churubusco (Battle of Churubusco) and to brigadier general (Brigadier general (United States)) for Molino del Rey (Battle of Molino del Rey). In 1851 became the colonel of the 2nd U.S. Infantry. From 1851 to 1854 he commanded the Pacific Division (Pacific Division (U. S. Army)) and then the Department of the Pacific. In October, 1855, he resigned from the Army following a refusal by Secretary of War (United States Secretary of War) Jefferson Davis to extend a four-month leave of absence that he had requested for reasons of health. He moved to St. Louis, Missouri, and a presumed retirement, occupying himself with writing and studies of general literature and philosophy. 1982 Mexico City WCT (Mexico City), Mexico City Carpet 1968 Summer Olympics at Mexico City was the first Olympic Games to use the Tartan track surface in athletics. http: sportsillustrated.cnn.com vault article magazine MAG1119745 index.htm Sports Illustrated August 12, 1985 The original tradename "Tartan" came from the manufacturer 3M (Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing), manufacturers of Scotch Tape and continuing the Scotch name tradition. Those original tracks required mercury (mercury (element)) as a catalyst, later found to be an environmental hazard. An independent company has perfected the process without mercury. http: www.tartan-aps.com checking_for_mercury.php Tartan Tracks Mercury test There are now numerous competitors in the "all-weather track" industry. In fact, the "Tartan" tracks of the late 1960s were the second generation of all-weather track surfacing. Before that, there were several tracks constructed of rubber (usually tire shavings) and asphalt. The first recorded use of a Tartan Track surface in competition in England was a long jump at the Norman Green Sports Centre in Solihull, September 16, 1967 http: www.runtrackdir.com details.asp?track solihull , though there were earlier uses in the United States. '''Zambia''' competed at the '''1968 Summer Olympics''' in Mexico City, Mexico. Previously, the nation had competed as Northern Rhodesia. The ANDA is headquartered in the ''colonia'' (borough) San Rafael (San Rafael, D.F.) of Mexico City and presided over by Áaron Hernán as general secretary. These first insurgents eventually fell. The four main participants—Miguel Hidalgo, Ignacio Allende, Juan Aldama, and José Mariano Jiménez were beheaded. The four heads were hung from the corners of the Alhóndiga, to discourage other independence movements. The heads remained hanging for ten years, until Mexico achieved its independence. They were then taken to Mexico City and put to rest under ''el Ángel de la Independencia (El Ángel)''. death_date 1984 death_place Mexico City, Mexico nationality Guatemalan DATE OF DEATH 1984 PLACE OF DEATH Mexico City, Mexico In 2000 Koubek won his second title on the hardcourts at Delray Beach, defeating Álex Calatrava. He reached the semi finals at Mexico City, losing to Juan Ignacio Chela. He reached his highest singles rank to date on March 13, 2000, when he became the world number 20. Playing career The Montreal, Quebec native impressed in his youth with the North Shore hockey team in the QAHA then with Lac St. Louis Lions of the Quebec Midget AAA Hockey League before making his Quebec Major Junior Hockey League debut with the St-Jean Lynx in 1993-94. That same year, Jason lead Team Quebec to a gold medal in dazzling fashion at World Under-17 Hockey Challenge where he scored the tying and game-winning goal in the final game against Team USA. The following year he represented Team Canada at the World Under-18 Tournament in Mexico City - taking home the gold medal. He was chosen 34th overall by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft after scoring 55 points and registering 259 penalty minutes with the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's Laval Titan's and played in the Canadian Hockey League all-star game. In 1996 he was returned to the QMJHL where he lead the Granby Predateurs to the President's Cup - winning the coveted Guy Lafleur Trophy as the playoff MVP and then on to a Memorial Cup Championship where he was named as a first team all-star. That same year he was named team Captain for the West Team at QMJHL all-star game. The next year Jason was a member of Team Canada when it won the gold medal at the World Junior Ice Hockey Championships in Switzerland. birth_date Dmoz:Regional North America Mexico States Federal District Commons:Category:Mexico City Wikipedia:Mexico City


Australia

;) thumb 150px Pie and mash shop in Broadway Market (Image:Broadway market f cooke 1.jpg) '''Pie and mash''' is a traditional London, England working-class food, originating from the East end of London, England. Pie, mash and stewed eels shops have been in London since the 19th century, and are still common in south and east London, in many parts of Essex, and in places where there are significant expatriate British communities, including Australia where it is known as a pie floater. UK Pie n Mash Shops Commons:Category:Australia Wikipedia:Australia Dmoz:Regional Oceania Australia


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