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Široki Brijeg

sea level, while its area is known as "lower Herzegovina". Almost the entire northern part of the municipality itself, however, belongs to "high Herzegovina", the highest point being the ''Bile stine'' ("White Rocks") near Donji Crnač. Climate Široki Brijeg has mild submediterranean-mountain climate. Winters are chilly and often very cold. Summers are warm. Relief The wider area of the municipality of Široki Brijeg is located on the characteristic

, complex structural forms known as the "high karst zone" in geologic terms. The basic characteristic is the rocky limestone relief in various karst forms (sinks, caves, sinkholes, karst fields, etc.), as well as deeply cut valleys with occasional torrents flows. The Široki Brijeg area is located on the direction of tectonic units Rakitno-Hrgud and spreads over Rakitno, Vardi mountains, Mostarsko Blato, Rotimlje and Hrgud to Trebišnjica in the southeast. The area is made-up

Statesboro, Georgia

singer-songwriter Teena Marie released a song titled "High Yellow Girl," said to be about her daughter Alia Rose, who is biracial.

and daughter Alia Rose date July 1, 2005 publisher Jet (magazine) accessdate 2007-10-07 The related phrase "high brown" was used in Irving Berlin's original lyrics for Puttin' on the Ritz. Life and career Foster was born in Statesboro, Georgia and raised in Troy, Michigan


latd 0 latm 18 lats 20 latNS S longd 100 longm 22 longs 9 longEW E elevation_m 930 elevation_ft postal_code_type postal_code 26000 area_code +62 752 website footnotes '''Bukittinggi''' (Indonesian (Indonesian language) for "high hill"

McPherson '''Bukittinggi''' is a city in West Sumatra. Understand Bukittinggi (Indonesian for "high hill") is one of the larger cities in West Sumatra, Indonesia, with a population of over 91,000 people and an area of 25.24 km². It is situated in the Minangkabau highlands, 90 km by road from the West Sumatran capital city of Padang. It is located at 0°18′20″S 100°22′9″E 0.30556°S 100.36917°E -0.30556


of Tetuan , part of The 1st Conde de Lucena (Leopoldo O'Donnell, 1st Duke of Tetuan)'s Moroccan campaigns on behalf of Spain's Queen Isabella II (Isabella II) in the early 1860s, painted by Marià Fortuny (Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya) In 1913 it became the capital of the Spanish protectorate of Morocco, which was governed by the Jalifa (Caliph) (Moroccan prince, serving as Viceroy for the Sultan), and the Spanish "Alto Comisario (High Commissioner)" accredited

High Peak, Derbyshire

of the Trust's High Peak Estate include Kinder Scout, Odin Mine and Mam Tor. References above sea level. - SK (SK postcode area) Alderley Edge, Buxton, Cheadle (Cheadle, Greater Manchester), Dukinfield, Glossop, High Peak (High Peak, Derbyshire), Hyde (Hyde, Greater Manchester), Macclesfield, Stalybridge, Stockport, Wilmslow - - 261 High Peak (High Peak, Derbyshire) 172 Borough (Borough status in the United Kingdom) Derbyshire - Starting in Middleton-by-Wirksworth, Derbyshire, the Pennine Bridleway mainly follows historic routes and trails along the flanks of the Pennines. It initially follows the High Peak Trail along a disused railway passing through the limestone of the White Peak. (An alternative starting point is the site of the former Hartington railway station, utilizing a short section of the Tissington Trail before joining the High Peak Trail at Parsley Hay.) Beyond the limestone plateau is the millstone grit of the Dark or High Peak (High Peak, Derbyshire) area, and the trail follows the line of a packhorse road from Tideswell, via Peak Forest to Hayfield, where it briefly follows the line of another converted railway, the Sett Valley Trail.

Santa María Atzompa

" Atzompa has been a major producer of pottery since the Monte Alban period. Most of it at that time was the gray pottery typical of the surrounding area although there is a greater diversity of shapes, including jaguar heads and eagle claws. After the Spanish conquest, Santa Maria was added to its native name of Atzompa ("high water mark" in Nahuatl), and lead glazing techniques were introduced


operate in the municipality: * "Titu Maiorescu" College (605 students; 46 staff) * "Bethlen Gabor" College (1011 students; 81 staff) * "Avram Iancu" High School (505 students; 37 staff) * "Alexandru Borza" Agricultural High School (487 students; 51 staff) * General School 1 (1306 students; 63 staff) * General School 2 (189 students; 13 staff) * General School 3 (1089 students; 58 staff) * Pre-school centre with extended hours No. 1 (41 students; 5 staff


of view was not to his credit. Finally, in the fortress itself there was but one man known to be a safe royalist, namely, Captain Abraham Hellichius. On June 21 Toll reached Kristianstad. By sheer bluff Toll first won over Hellichius, and, six weeks later (August 12), the whole garrison of Kristianstad, arresting the few officers who proved recalcitrant; taking possession of the records and military chest, and closing the gates in the face of the "Cap" high commissioner who had been warned

CFS Alert

(c. 2,500 mi.) than it is to Ottawa (Ottawa, Ontario) (c. 2,580 mi.). Thus, the possibility of utilizing the site for the purpose of intercepting radio signals was deemed to warrant a military presence. In 1956, the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), which was expanding its presence throughout the high Arctic with the construction of the Distant Early Warning Line radar network, established a building uphill from the DOT's JAWS station to house "High Arctic

Telegraph Hill, San Francisco

and Columbus Avenue (Columbus Avenue (San Francisco)) to the west, where the southwestern corner of Telegraph Hill overlaps with the North Beach neighborhood. thumb Coit Tower (File:Coit Tower from Russian Hill.jpg) on Telegraph Hill, as seen from Russian Hill History Originally named Loma Alta ("High Hill") by the Spaniards, the hill was then familiarly known as Goat Hill by the early San Franciscans, and became the neighborhood of choice for many Irish people Irish

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