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Pultneyville, New York

of Salmon Creek, it is on the northern border of the town, the southern shore of Lake Ontario. The hamlet was originally laid out in 1806 and is listed with the National Register of Historic Places. At one time a significant Great Lakes trading port and site of a War of 1812 skirmish, it now is a quiet, Western New York bedroom community. Set between the fruit orchards and a Great Lake on the Seaway Trail, many of Pultneyville's activities focus on summer sailing


Egypt

, was the largest and most significant great library of the ancient world (Great libraries of the ancient world). Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, Sagan, C 1980, "Episode 1: The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean" It flourished under the patronage of the Ptolemaic dynasty and functioned as a major center of scholarship from its construction in the 3rd century BC until the Roman conquest of Egypt in 30 BC. The library was conceived and opened either during the reign of Ptolemy I Soter (323–283 BC) or during the reign of his son Ptolemy II (Ptolemy II of Egypt) (283–246 BC). Phillips, Heather A., "The Great Library of Alexandria?". Library Philosophy and Practice, August 2010 An early organization system was in effect at Alexandria. Oil (Petroleum) has recently been discovered inland and in the seabed between Lebanon, Cyprus, Israel and Egypt and talks are underway between Cyprus and Egypt to reach an agreement regarding the exploration of these resources.The seabed separating Lebanon and Cyprus is believed to hold significant quantities of crude oil (Petroleum) and natural gas. Commons:Category:Egypt WikiPedia:Egypt Dmoz:Regional Africa Egypt


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