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Qana

and US accessdate 2008-02-08 author Jury, Louise work The Independent publisher Independent Print Limited date 2006-09-09 location London Louise Jury, writing in ''The Independent'', characterized them as "an emotional indictment of American and Israeli foreign policy". Song "Qana" mp3 was about the Israeli

". Song "Qana" mp3 was about the Israeli airstrike on the Lebanese (Lebanon) village of Qana. "Without Chains" mp3 is about Murat Kurnaz, a Turkish (Turkish people) citizen who was born and raised


Fort Macleod

, and his work took the family to Saskatchewan, to the towns of Maidstone (Maidstone, Saskatchewan) and North Battleford. She later sang about her small town upbringing in "Song for Sharon." '''Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump''' is a buffalo jump located where the foothills of the Rocky Mountains begin to rise from the prairie 18 km northwest of Fort Macleod, Alberta, Canada on highway 785. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Sites World


Vũng Tàu

(especially November). A lot of tourists are enjoying the ''Nha Trang River Cai'' boat ride (locally known as ''Song Cai'', as "song" means "river" in the Vietnamese language). On 23 March 1969, ''Vampire'' returned to the Far East. On 14 May 1969, the destroyer met ''Sydney'' off Singapore, and escorted the troopship to Vũng Tàu on the former aircraft carrier's fourteenth Vietnam voyage. Nott & Payne, ''The Vung Tau


Hearst, Ontario

;Minister premiers new audio-visual production: "Song for Canada", ''Canada NewsWire'', 17 February 1992, 18:14 report. On July 6, 2007, NEON BLUE was informed that their country rock anthem "Katie" had been selected to appear on the ''MOOSE Trax 4'' compilation CD which features the best of unsigned musical talent from Central and Northern Ontario. By being selected, "Katie" will be added to the playlist of all the 18 Haliburton Broadcasting Group


Assonet, Massachusetts

Assonet was first settled in 1659, shortly after the completion of Ye Freemen's Purchase. It was part of the Plymouth Colony until the 1691 merger with the Massachusetts Bay Colony. The word comes from the local Wampanoag (Wampanoag people) Indians, who had a settlement in the area, and has two meanings: "place of rocks" and "song of praise." Those meanings are traditional, but the former can be segmented as: :(h)assun-et where hassun or assin, which is a word


Phitsanulok

-03054-1 Phitsanulok is home to Naresuan University and Pibulsongkram Rajabhat University, as well as to a major Royal Thai Army base. Etymology thumb 250x250px Wat Phra Sri Rattana Mahathat (File:Wat Yai, Phitsanulok, Sukhothai, Thailand.JPG) *Song Khwae: The first element, "song", means the number "two". The second element, "khwae", means "tributary". A loose translation of the entire name would be "two rivers"


Grand Duchy of Baden

Württemberg and the former Prussian exclave of Hohenzollern (Hohenzollern Province)) to form Baden-Württemberg. This is the only merger of states that has taken place in the history of the Federal Republic of Germany (Germany). The unofficial anthem of Baden is called "Badnerlied" (Song of the people of Baden) and consists of four or five traditional verses. However, over the years, many more verses have been added—there are collections with up to 591 verses of the anthem. History France (Second French Empire) Background After the Battle of Worth, Crown Prince Frederick (Friedrich III of Germany (Hohenzollern)) detached General von Werder (Karl Wilhelm Friedrich August Leopold, Count von Werder) to move south against the fortress of Strasbourg. At the time, Strasbourg (along with Metz) was considered to be one of the strongest fortresses in France. Werder's force was made up of 40,000 troops from Württemberg (Kingdom of Württemberg) and Baden (Grand Duchy of Baden), which lay just across the Rhine River from Strasbourg. The French garrison of 17,000 was under the command of the 68-year-old General Uhrich (Jean Jacques Alexis Uhrich). Kling was born in Bammental in the Grand Duchy of Baden. He completed his training as a salesman in 1916-1921, and was an employee in Dortmund until 1924. He worked for various building companies until 1928, was unemployed until 1929, and was the editor of the newspaper ''Berlin am Morgen'' between 1929 and 1933. Early life He was born and raised in Heidelberg, Grand Duchy of Baden, German Empire (now Baden-Württemberg, Germany). His parents were Louis Carl ''Moritz'' Sommerlath (1860–1930) who was born in Chicago, Illinois in the United States who was from an armigerous (Coat of arms) family of the German (Germans) Bourgeoisie, and his wife ''Erna'' Sophie Christine Waldau (1864–1944). Genealogics - Leo van de Pas - Walther Sommerlath. In the mid 1920s, Walther Sommerlath moved to São Paulo, Brazil where he worked for the steel company Acus Roechling Boulerus do Brasil, a subsidiary in the German steel group Roechling. In 1837, Baden (Grand Duchy of Baden) joined the South German Monetary Union. This caused the Gulden to be reduced slightly in size, as it was now worth four sevenths of a Prussian Thaler (Prussian thaler). After various requests from the Catholics of Switzerland, Pope Pius VII put an end to Wessenberg's reformist plans in that part of the diocese by severing the Swiss cantons from the Diocese of Constance, in a Brief of 21 October, 1814. On 2 November of the same year the Pope ordered Bishop Dalberg to depose Wessenberg without delay from the office of vicar-general. Dalberg kept the Pope's order secret, though in the beginning of 1815 he temporarily replaced Wessenberg as Vicar general by Canon von Roll for private reasons. In the summer of 1815 he requested the government of Baden (Grand Duchy of Baden) to confirm the appointment of Wessenberg as his coadjutor bishop with the right of succession. The government acceded to Dalberg's wish, but Rome refused to recognize the coadjutorship. After working at the Duke of Baden Brewery of the Black Forest region in Baden (Grand Duchy of Baden), Germany (German Empire), Francis Xavier Matt I immigrated to the United States in 1880. Matt worked at the Charles Bierbauer Brewery as lead salesman and brewmaster in Utica for a few years before reorganizing it into The West End Brewing Company in 1888. right thumb 150px alt Napoleon hoped to wipe out Hiller's command. Napoleon hoped to wipe out Hiller's command. (Image:Napoleon-imperial-guard.png) On 1 May, Legrand and 1,400 troops caught up with Schustekh's 850-man rear guard between Riedau and Kallham. The Dragoon Regiment of the Grand Duchy of Baden charged the 3rd battalion of the ''Jordis'' Infantry Regiment # 59, which was drawn up in square. Waiting until the foot soldiers fired a volley, the dragoons then charged and broke into the square. After their commander, Oberstleutnant Beck was cut down, 706 officers and men of the ''Jordis'' battalion laid down their weapons. Two squadrons of the ''Kienmayer'' Hussar Regiment # 8 suffered 10 killed, 50 wounded, and 23 captured. The Badeners reported losing only three killed and 10 wounded, though a large number of their horses were killed. Smith, 296 There was a clash between General of Division Claude Carra Saint-Cyr's vanguard and General-Major (Brigadier General) Frederick Bianchi, Duke of Casalanza on 2 May at Räffelding, three kilometers southeast of Eferding. The Baden Dragoons lost 14 casualties, while Austrian losses were unreported. Smith, 297


Nanyang, Henan

is also among China's finest prose writers, second only to Sima Qian, and first among the "Eight Great Prose Masters of the Tang and Song". Song Dynasty poet Su Shi praised Han Yu that he had written prose which "raised the standards after 8 dynasties of literary weaknesses" (文起八代之衰). N Nam Cheong Park - Nam Cheong Station - Nanchang - Nanchang Uprising - Nangang District, Harbin - Nangang District, Taipei - Nangang Line (TRTS


Grand Duchy of Hesse

. capital Darmstadt national_motto ''Gott, Ehre, Vaterland'' "God, Honour, Fatherland" national_anthem ''Hessenlied'' "Song of Hesse" common_languages Hessian (Hessian dialects) religion Protestant (Evangelical Church in Germany), Roman Catholic (Roman Catholic Church) currency latd 49 latm 52 latNS N


Bashkortostan

him and his sisters into a performance of the ballet "Song of the Cranes", he fell in love with dance. As a child he was encouraged to dance in Bashkir (Bashkir people) folk performances and his precocity was soon noticed by teachers who encouraged him to train in Leningrad (Saint Petersburg). On a tour stop in Moscow with a local ballet company, Nureyev auditioned for the Bolshoi (Bolshoi Theatre) ballet company and was accepted. However, he felt that the Kirov Ballet school was the best, so he left the local touring company and bought a ticket to Leningrad. Rudolf Nureyev Foundation official website stand2 Hill Mari region Russian Federation: autonomous republics Mari El, Bashkortostan, Tatarstan, Udmurtia; oblasti Nizhny Novgorod (Nizhny Novgorod Oblast), Kirov (Kirov Oblast), Sverdlovsk (Sverdlovsk Oblast), Orenburg (Orenburg Oblast); Perm Krai speakers 490,000 Speakers Speakers of the Bashkir language mostly live in the Russian republic of Bashkortostan. Many speakers also live in Chelyabinsk (Chelyabinsk Oblast), Orenburg (Orenburg Oblast), Sverdlovsk (Sverdlovsk Oblast), Samara (Samara Oblast) and Kurgan Oblasts, Khanty–Mansia (Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug), Tatarstan, and Udmurtia. Minor Bashkir minority groups also live in Kazakhstan. Most Udmurt people live in Udmurtia. Small groups live in the neighboring areas: Kirov Oblast and Perm Krai of Russia, Bashkortostan, Tatarstan, and Mari El. Before the merger, neighboring oblasts and republics were (from north clockwise) Komi Republic, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Republic of Bashkortostan (Bashkortostan), Udmurt Republic (Udmurtia), Kirov Oblast, and Komi-Permyak Autonomous Okrug (Komi-Permyak Okrug). The '''Mari''' ( commons:category:Bashkortostan wikipedia:Bashkortostan


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