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Kutaisi

publications include ''Chveneburebi'', a journal published by the Ministry of Diaspora Issues (State Ministry on Diaspora Issues (Georgia)), and ''Gantiadi'', a scientific journal. TV: "Rioni"; Radio: "Dzveli Kalaki" (old City) Also all the republican newspapers, journals and television stations have their representatives in Kutaisi. Sport Kutaisi has a great tradition in sports, with many famous sport clubs. FC Torpedo Kutaisi has


Edo

and Memory in Kyoto, Edo and Tokyo In Echigo province a Buddhist priest, Ryōkan, composed many waka in a naïve style intentionally avoiding complex rules and the traditional way of waka. He belonged to another great tradition of waka: waka for expressing religious feeling. His frank expression of his feeling found many admirers, then and now. In the cities, a comical, ironic and satiric form of waka emerged. It was called kyōka (狂歌), mad poem, and was loved by intellectual people in big


Ming dynasty

of the Mongol (Mongol Empire)-led Yuan dynasty. The Ming, described by some as "one of the greatest eras of orderly government and social stability in human history," Edwin Oldfather Reischauer, John King Fairbank, Albert M. Craig (1960) ''A history of East Asian civilization, Volume 1. East Asia: The Great Tradition'', George Allen & Unwin Ltd. was the last dynasty in China ruled by ethnic Han Chinese. Although the primary capital of Beijing fell


Toledo, Spain

.jpg thumb left ''Zocodover square'' after the famous Corpus Christi festivities The metal-working industry has historically been Toledo's economic base, with a great tradition in the manufacturing of swords and knives and a significant production of razor blades, medical devices and electrical products. Soap and toothpaste industries, flour milling, glass and ceramics have also been important. ) is a stone fortification located in the highest part of Toledo, Spain. Once used as a Roman palace in the 3rd century, it was restored under Charles I (Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor) and Philip II of Spain in the 1540's. Henry Kamen, ''Philip of Spain'', (Yale University Press, 1999), 184-185. In 1521, Hernán Cortés was received by Charles I (Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor) at the Alcázar, following Cortes' conquest of the Aztecs. ''Toledo and the New World in the Sixteenth Century'', Javier Malagón-Barceló, '''The Americas''', Vol. 20, No. 2 (Oct., 1963), 124. Guillaume's nephew and namesake, Guillaume III de Croÿ (William de Croÿ (archbishop)) (1498-1521), was educated in Louvain (Leuven) with Juan Luís Vives, a great philosopher of the time. As it appeared unlikely that he would succeed to the lands of his grandfather, Philippe I, he was destined to the church. Family interests ensured his rapid promotion: he was elected Bishop of Cambrai at the age of 17. Within a year, Charles V (Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor) bestowed upon his young Burgundian friend the archbishopric of Toledo (Toledo, Spain), making him a cardinal and Primate of Spain. This unprecedented move brought Spain to the brink of a civil war. Guillaume accompanied his uncle and Charles to Worms, where on January 6 he died aged 22, following a fall from his horse. His tomb is in the Celestin monastery of Louvain, founded by his father.


Kharkiv

at Kharkiv, Lyapunov writes in his autobiography: * Linz, Austria The Landau School Apart from his theoretical accomplishments, Landau was the principal founder of a great tradition of theoretical physics in Kharkov, Soviet Union (now Kharkiv, Ukraine), sometimes referred to as the "Landau school". He was the head of the Theoretical


Thuringia

on humanities and teachers education. The Bauhaus University Weimar (Bauhaus University, Weimar) with 4,000 students is Thuringia's smallest university with creative disciplines like architecture and arts in focus. It was founded in 1860 and has also a great tradition as Germany's leading art school during the interwar period, the Bauhaus. The Fachhochschulen in Thuringia are based in Erfurt (Fachhochschule Erfurt) (4,500 students), Jena (Ernst-Abbe-Fachhochschule Jena) (5,000 students


Santo Domingo

Americas Championship in Santo Domingo, due to its great tradition, on November 2005, Puerto Rico received an invitation to participate in the World tournament as a Wildcard, along with Italy (Italy national basketball team), Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia and Montenegro national basketball team) and Turkey (Turkey national basketball team). In route to the World Championship, Puerto Rico won bronze at the 2006 CentroBasket (2006 Centrobasket), losing the automatic classification


Slovenia

by achieving a 7th place at the 2005 FIBA Americas Championship (FIBA Americas Championship 2005) in Santo Domingo, due to its great tradition, on November 2005, Puerto Rico received an invitation to participate in the World tournament as a Wildcard, along with Italy (Italy national basketball team), Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia and Montenegro national basketball team) and Turkey (Turkey national basketball team). In route to the World Championship, Puerto Rico won bronze

;FIBA" On 2005, Puerto Rico was invited to play at the 2005 Stanković Continental Champions' Cup in Beijing, where it lost all five games and ended up finishing in 6th place. Still, having failed to qualify directly to the 2006 World Championship (2006 FIBA World Championship) by achieving a 7th place at the 2005 FIBA Americas Championship (FIBA Americas Championship 2005) in Santo Domingo, due to its great tradition, on November 2005, Puerto Rico received an invitation


Dallas

and directed by Spanish-language (Spanish language) producer Adrian Vallarino (El Show de Don Cheto) and hosted by Mexican action sports personality George X. The show wrapped production after its 3rd season at the beginning of 2005 but re-runs were still being aired once a week as of September 2007. Ballard's Varsity cheerleading team continues on the great tradition of taking home many 1st place trophies. The girls have been nationally recognized, and travel to various cities


Beijing

Asian civilization, Volume 1. East Asia: The Great Tradition'', George Allen & Unwin Ltd. was the last dynasty in China ruled by ethnic Han Chinese. Although the Ming capital Beijing fell in 1644 to a rebellion led by Li Zicheng (who established the Shun Dynasty, soon replaced by the Manchu (Manchu people)-led Qing Dynasty), regimes loyal to the Ming throne — collectively called the Southern Ming (Southern Ming Dynasty) — survived until 1662


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