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Murom

* Category:Cities and towns in Vladimir Oblast Category:Vladimir Governorate The ancestors of the Russians were the Slavic tribes (Slavic peoples), whose original home is thought by some scholars to have been the wooded areas of the Pripet Marshes. For a discussion of Slavic origins, see Paul M. Barford, ''The Early Slavs'', Cornell University

Languages Publishing House, 1959, p. 335. The ancestors of modern Russians are the Slavic tribes, whose original home is thought by some scholars to have been the wooded areas of the Pinsk Marshes. The East Slavs gradually settled Western Russia in two waves: one moving


Swift Current

integrated into the Redcoat Trail (Saskatchewan Highway 13) of the 19th century (History of Canada). Gravelbourg is now a key link on the 21st century Trans Canada Trail. History When the Lethbridge Broncos returned to their original home of Swift Current following the 1985–86 season, hockey fans in Lethbridge did not have to wait long for a new team. After only one year out of the league, Lethbridge returned to the WHL in 1987–88 when the Calgary Wranglers moved south

a large and loyal fanbase in Lethbridge, the Broncos were bought by local interests in Swift Current and moved back to their original home. The Lethbridge Hurricanes moved in to replace the Broncos in southern Alberta. The city of Swift Current (pop. 14,946) is the largest center in the constituency. Smaller communities in the district include the villages of Pennant (Pennant, Saskatchewan), Stewart Valley (Stewart Valley, Saskatchewan), Wymark (Wymark, Saskatchewan) and Success


Meizhou

a doubles coach for the Chinese national team. DATE OF BIRTH January 4, 1978 PLACE OF BIRTH Meizhou, Guangdong, China (People's Republic of China) DATE OF DEATH This region, the original home to Southern Praying Mantis, covers a wide expanse in Southern China. It begins at the very heart of Hakka territory at Xingning, the home of Chow Gar founder Chow Ah-Nam. From Xingning, the Dongjiang (東江) flows west out of the Administrative divisions


Queenston, Ontario

Secord Homestead History Laura Secord homestead Laura Secord's restored homestead at 29 Queenston St, Queenston, Ontario is a museum near the bank of the Niagara River, with a commemorative plaque in front. The original home in Queenston has been rebuilt to the original floor plan including the original fireplaces. A monument to Secord was erected on Queenston Heights ( ).


Piru, California

pulling into town. Another story tells of a Piru restaurant known for good pies. The owner hung a sign proclaiming, "We Put The Pie In Piru." In 1890, Cook built a lavish Queen Anne Style (Queen Anne Style architecture) home a few blocks northwest of his original home, which came to be known as the Piru Mansion. A strict Methodist (Methodism), he provided for construction of a church on the north side of Center Street, just west of Main. His home at Main and Center became


Ganzhou

, Jiangxi's largest city, has an especially large number of Hakka. Ethnic minorities include Hui (Hui Chinese) and Zhuang (Zhuang people). Life Gao's original home town is Taizhou, Jiangsu. Born in Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China, Gao has been a French citizen since 1997. In 1992 he was awarded the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Ordre des Arts et des Lettres) by the French government. - KOW ZSGZ Ganzhou Huangjin Airport Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China - ** Spans Okanagan Lake in British Columbia, carrying Highway 97 (British Columbia Highway 97) to Kelowna. This was the first floating bridge built in Canada. The old 3 lane floating bridge has been replaced by a new, 5 lane floating bridge. The new bridge — William R. Bennett Bridge — was completed on May 25, 2008. * Dongjin Bridge in Ganzhou, China ** Pontoon bridges have been constructed over the Zhang and Gong rivers since the Song Dynasty (960-1279). JB Joyce & Co claims to be the world's oldest tower clock maker (still in operation). Jbjoyce.com The company began life in 1690 and still manufactures clocks not far from its original premises in Whitchurch, Shropshire. Today it is a part of the Smith of Derby Group started in 1856, who hold the Guinness world record for creating the world's largest pendulum-regulated clock Smith of Derby news item, Smith of Derby - world record holders for the world's largest pendulum-regulated clock. , the Harmony Clock Tower in Ganzhou. The company has manufactured tower clocks for St Paul's Cathedral in London and the Shanghai Customs building (Customs House, Shanghai) in China. By 466, when Xiao Daocheng was a Liu Song general, Xiao Ze was a county magistrate at Gan County (贛縣, in modern Ganzhou, Jiangsi), when he was stuck in the civil war between Emperor Ming (Emperor Ming of Liu Song), whose claim his father Xiao Daocheng supported, and Emperor Ming's nephew Liu Zixun, who also claimed the throne. Because of Xiao Daocheng's support for Emperor Ming, Xiao Ze, who was deep in the territory controlled by Liu Zixun, was arrested and imprisoned. His associate Huan Kang (桓康) fled with Xiao Ze's wife Pei Huizhao and his two sons Xiao Zhangmao and Xiao Ziliang (蕭子良), and then organized some 100 people, along with Xiao Ze's distant relative Xiao Xinzu (蕭欣祖), to make a surprise attack on Gan and rescue Xiao Ze. Xiao Ze then started an uprising at Gan against Liu Zixun. After Liu Zixun was defeated later that year, for Xiao Ze's contributions, Emperor Ming created him the Viscount of Gan, but he declined. During Emperor Ruizong's second reign Li Jiao initially remained chancellor after Emperor Ruizong's return to the throne, but about a month later was demoted to be the prefect of Huai Prefecture (懷州, roughly modern Jiaozuo, Henan). He soon retired. In 713, Emperor Ruizong found out that Li Jiao had submitted the secret suggestion to Empress Dowager Wei to exile Emperor Ruizong's sons. Some of the officials that Emperor Ruizong told this to suggested that Li Jiao be executed, but the chancellor Zhang Shuo (Zhang Yue (Tang Dynasty)) pointed out that Li Jiao's suggestion was a faithful one, as far as Empress Dowager Wei was concerned. Emperor Ruizong agreed, and while he issued an edict rebuking Li Jiao, he did not kill Li Jiao, although he made Li Jiao's son Li Changzhi (李暢之) the prefect of Qian Prefecture (虔州, roughly modern Ganzhou, Jiangxi) and had Li Jiao go with Li Changzhi to Qian Prefecture, effectively exiling him. At a later point, Li Jiao was made an advisor to the prefect of Lu Prefecture (廬州, roughly modern Hefei, Anhui), where he died at age 69. Xingning borders the counties of Pingyuan (Pingyuan County, Meizhou), Meixian (Mei County, Guangdong), Fengshun and Wuhua, all in Meizhou; Longchuan (Longchuan County, Guangdong) in Heyuan Municipality; and Xunwu (Xunwu County) in Ganzhou Municipality, Jiangxi. '''Huichang''' (traditional Chinese: 會昌; simplified Chinese: 会昌) is a county (County (People's Republic of China)), under the juridiction of Ganzhou, in Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China. - Ganzhou Jiangxi


Taizhou, Jiangsu

Taizhou (Taizhou, Jiangsu), China


Polotsk

; one prominent writer was Yanka Kupala. Many Belarusian writers of the time, such as Uładzimir Žyłka, Kazimir Svayak, Yakub Kolas, Źmitrok Biadula, and Maksim Haretski, wrote for ''Nasha Niva'', a Belarusian-language paper published in Vilnius. The ancestors of the Russians were the Slavic tribes (Slavic peoples), whose original home is thought by some scholars to have been the wooded areas of the Pripet Marshes. For a discussion of Slavic origins

was a crushing defeat for the Estonians, whose leader Lembitu was also killed. Since 1211, his name had come to the attention of the German chroniclers as a notable Estonian elder and he became the central figure of the Estonian resistance. The ancestors of modern Russians are the Slavic tribes, whose original home is thought by some scholars to have been the wooded areas of the Pinsk Marshes.


Suzdal

Colleges accessdate 10 June 2008 The ancestors of the Russians were the Slavic tribes (Slavic peoples), whose original home is thought by some scholars to have been the wooded areas of the Pripet Marshes. For a discussion of Slavic origins, see Paul M. Barford, ''The Early Slavs'', Cornell University Press, 2001, pp. 15–16. ISBN 0-8014-3977-9. The Early East Slavs gradually settled Western Russia in two waves: one moving from Kiev towards

in February 1238: a miniature (Miniature (illuminated manuscript)) from the 16th century chronicle The ancestors of modern Russians are the Slavic tribes, whose original home is thought by some scholars to have been the wooded areas of the Pinsk Marshes.


University Park, Pennsylvania

Campus is Penn State's main campus, and it maintains over 40,000 undergraduate and graduate (Graduate school) students. Carlisle, approximately (Original work published 1965) ), sometimes known as '''Louisa Albertoni''' or '''Ludovica Albertoni Cetera''', is considered a blessed person (Beatification) in Christianity. Her feast day (Calendar of saints) is January 31. '''Medlar Field at Lubrano Park''' is a 5,406-seat baseball stadium in University Park, Pennsylvania that hosted its first regular season baseball game on June 20, 2006, when the secondary tenant of the facility, the State College Spikes, lost to the Williamsport Crosscutters, 5-3. Spikes inaugural game spoiled by Crosscutters The Penn State Nittany Lions college baseball team began play at the ballpark in 2007. Penn State baseball team practices in new facility :Sovereign Bank Arena, Trenton, New Jersey (Host: Rider University and Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) :Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pennsylvania (Host: Pennsylvania State University) :Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana (Host: Purdue University) - October 13, 2000 University Park (University Park, Pennsylvania) Bryce Jordan Center - thumb left 150px Amy Lee during a concert in 2007. (File:Evanescence miami 2007.jpg) The first leg of ''The Open Door'' world tour began October 5, 2006, in Toronto, Canada and lasted until December 15, 2006, in New York City. After touring North America during October, the band traveled to Europe during November before returning to the United States to play large arenas. This leg of their tour continued on January 5, 2007, with the band playing locations in Canada, Japan, and Australia. When playing in the United States, the band was supported by Revelation Theory (Rev Theory), by the bands Stone Sour and The Black Maria when in Canada, and by Shihad in Australia. The second leg of their world tour began on March 16, 2007, in Fresno, California. The tour ran through the United States, South America, South Africa, back to the U.S., and finished in Europe. Supporting the band during the opening U.S. part of this leg is Chevelle and Finger Eleven. When in Buenos Aires, Evanescence took part in a rock festival with Aerosmith, Velvet Revolver and Ratones Paranóicos. During part of the European section, the band took part in the Family Values Tour 2007 alongside Korn. After Family Values, the band continued touring through Mexico and the United States. The final leg of the tour kicked off on October 23, 2007, in Coral Gables, Florida. Sick Puppies and Julien-K were the supporting bands while Shiny Toy Guns made a special guest appearance during the December 1, 2007, show in University Park, Pennsylvania. After over a year of touring, the last show was played in Kingston, Rhode Island, and the tour ended on December 9, 2007. New additions to the set list for this tour include "Lose Control", "Missing", and "Understanding".


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