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  • 21 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 22 British Caledonian — Infobox Airline airline = British Caledonian image size = IATA = BR ICAO = BCC callsign = CALEDONIAN founded = 1970 ceased = 1988 hubs = London Gatwick Airport secondary hubs = focus cities = frequent flyer = lounge = Clansmen Lounge alliance =… …

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  • 23 Perlis Plantations Bhd — Infobox Company company name = PPB Group Berhad company company type = Public company slogan = foundation = Chuping, Perlis (1968) location = Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia key people = num employees = 15,000 (2004) products = Foods Plantations… …

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  • 24 List of Bones characters — This is a list of fictional characters in the television series Bones. The article deals with the series main, recurring, and minor characters. Contents 1 Main characters 1.1 Temperance Bones Brennan …

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  • 25 Islamic arts — Visual, literary, and performing arts of the populations that adopted Islam from the 7th century. Islamic visual arts are decorative, colourful, and, in religious art, nonrepresentational; the characteristic Islamic decoration is the arabesque.… …

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  • 26 California and Mexico — ▪ Primary Source       On December 7, 1847, in his third annual message to Congress, which is reprinted here in part, President James K. Polk reiterated the minimal territorial objectives for which the United States had originally gone to war… …

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  • 27 New Jersey — • One of the original thirteen states of the American Union. . . Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. New Jersey     New Jersey     † …

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  • 28 Prayer — • The raising of the heart and mind to God Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. prayer     Prayer     † …

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  • 29 Reuters — This article is primarily about Reuters prior to its 2008 merger with Thomson. For it s new parent company, see Thomson Reuters. Infobox Company company name = Reuters Group Limited company company type = Subsidiary foundation = October 1851… …

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  • 30 History of British Airways — London Heathrow Airport has been the main hub of British Airways since formation …

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  • 31 Goodrich Corporation — Infobox Company company name = Goodrich Corporation company company type = Public (NYSE: [http://www.nyse.com/about/listed/lcddata.html?ticker=GR GR] ) company slogan = We re On It. foundation = 1870 in Akron, Ohio location = Charlotte, North… …

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  • 32 The Ninth Gate — Theatrical release poster Directed by Roman Polanski Produced by Ro …

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  • 33 Cincinnati, Lebanon and Northern Railway — CL N (red) and other Pennsylvania Railroad lines (black) …

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  • 34 Tomb Raider characters — Contents 1 Recurring characters 2 Tomb Raider 3 Tomb Raider II 4 Tomb Raider III 5 …

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  • 35 History of BMW — BMW has survived three major crises that have threatened the company s very existence: The World War I, World War II, and a takeover bid by Daimler Benz. Each of these events shaped the company, leaving scars of hard times, as well as… …

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  • 36 Switzerland — /swit seuhr leuhnd/, n. a republic in central Europe. 7,248,984; 15,944 sq. mi. (41,294 sq. km). Cap.: Bern. French, Suisse. German, Schweiz. Italian, Svizzera. Latin, Helvetia. * * * Switzerland Introduction Switzerland Background: Switzerland s …

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  • 37 Dates of 2008 — ▪ 2009 January As we meet tonight, our economy is undergoing a period of uncertainty.… At kitchen tables across our country, there is a concern about our economic future. U.S. Pres. George W. Bush, in his final state of the union address, January …

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  • 38 Prussia — • The Kingdom of Prussia covers 134,616 square miles and includes about 64.8 per cent of the area of the German Empire. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Prussia     Prussia      …

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  • 39 Whewell’s philosophy of science and ethics — Struan Jacobs ON SCIENCE Introduction Among the most prodigious of English minds of the nineteenth century, William Whewell (1794–1866) was at various times, and among other things, philosopher, intellectual historian, scientist, educationist,… …

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  • 40 Royal Dutch Shell — plc Type Public limited company Traded as LSE:  …

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