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Panjakent

to death. People stayed in Panjakent under the rule of the caliphate, but towards the end of the 8th century, the city was abandoned. Yaqub Beg was born in the town in the early 19th century when it was part of the Khanate of Kokand. He joined the Khan's army as a young man and later commanded it as it vigorously, but in the long run unsuccessfully, resisted Russian expansion in the area. Later he took much of the army east, took Kashgar and Yarkand in what is now Xinjiang. He


Fort Frances

ice hockey player. He played Minnesota high school hockey (Minnesota high school boys hockey) for International Falls before joining the Boston College men's ice hockey team. He was one of the most outstanding hockey players in the Minnesota State High School League during a long run by International Falls and St. Paul Johnson schools great teams. Sheehy, who has dual citizenship, also played for Team USA at the 1969 and 1971 Ice Hockey World Championship as well as the 1972 US


Tenderloin, San Francisco

in the Tenderloin, whose value may benefit from their proximity to Nob Hill. San Francisco similarly passed an SRO Hotel Conversion Ordinance in 1980, which restricts the conversion of SRO hotels to tourist use. SROs are prominent in the Tenderloin (Tenderloin, San Francisco), Mission District and Chinatown communities. In 2001, San Francisco Supervisor Chris Daly sponsored legislation making it illegal for SRO landlords to charge "visitor fees" -- a practice long run


British Hong Kong

, the transition back to British rule was smooth, for on the mainland the Nationalist (Kuomintang) and Communist (Communist Party of China) forces were preparing for a civil war and ignored Hong Kong. In the long run the occupation strengthened the pre-war social and economic order among the Chinese business community by eliminating some conflicts of interests and reducing the prestige and power of the British.


International Falls, Minnesota

College men's ice hockey team. He was one of the most outstanding hockey players in the Minnesota State High School League during a long run by International Falls and St. Paul Johnson schools great teams. Sheehy, who has dual citizenship, also played for Team USA at the 1969 and 1971 Ice Hockey World Championship as well as the 1972 US Olympic hockey team that surprisingly won the Silver Medal at the 1972 Winter Olympic Games. birth_date


Amecameca

and barley were raised. In the long run, Herrero's brewery did not survive, and the production of European-style beverages such as beer and wine were heavily taxed and heavily regulated by Spain to protect home markets. The purpose of this was to make colonials import these products from Europe. While the policy mostly worked, beer brewing never entirely ceased. In the years just before


Joensuu

Huge outdoor flea market that is held every other Sunday during the summer. Eat *


Swakopmund

municipal status in 1909. Many government offices for German South-West Africa had offices in Swakopmund. During the Herero Wars a concentration camp for Herero people was operated in town. Inmates were forced into slave labour; approximately 2,000 Herero died. WikiPedia:Swakopmund Dmoz:Regional Africa Namibia Localities Swakopmund commons:Swakopmund


Xuchang

historical novel ''Romance of the Three Kingdoms'' subtly distorts this to "hold the emperor hostage to control the warlords" (挟天子以令诸侯). In the long run this strategem would give Cao Cao a considerable political advantage over his rivals, allowing him to legitimise his actions by taking them in the name of the emperor. Biography Xu was a native of Yingchuan (present-day Xuchang, Henan). As a youth, he enjoyed practising swordplay. Between 190 and 193, Xu and his friend


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