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  • 61W. S. Gilbert — Infobox Writer name = W. S. Gilbert imagesize = 180 px caption = Sir William Schwenck Gilbert pseudonym = birthdate = birth date|1836|11|18|df=y, London deathdate = death date and age|1911|5|29|1836|11|18|df=y, Grim s Dyke occupation = Dramatist… …

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  • 62Mitchell Duneier — is an American sociologist currently Professor of Sociology at Princeton University and regular Visiting Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.[1] Duneier earned his doctorate from the… …

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  • 63Howard Junior Brown — Infobox Person name = Howard Junior Brown image size = caption = birth date = birth date|1924|4|15 birth place = Peoria, Illinois death date = death date and age|1975|2|1|1924|4|15 death place = education = occupation = spouse = parents =… …

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  • 64Sharafat (1970 film) — Infobox Film name = Shrarfat image size = caption = director = Nazar ul Islam producer = Abdul Waheed Abdul Shakoor writer = Jaffar Arsh photography = lyrics = Ahmad Rahi starring = Shabnum Nadeem Iliyas Kashmiri music = Robin Ghosh… …

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  • 65Jean Chouan — was the nom de guerre of the Frenchman, Jean Cottereau, who was born at Saint Berthevin, near Laval, in the department of Mayenne on 30 October 1757[1] and died 18 July 1794 at Olivet, also in Mayenne. He was a counter revolutionary, an …

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  • 66History of the Tennessee Titans — The Tennessee Titans are a professional American football team based in Nashville, Tennessee. They are currently members of the Southern Division of the American Football Conference (AFC) in the National Football League (NFL). Previously known as …

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  • 67Nanyang Kindergarten — Infobox Singapore School name = Nanyang Kindergarten (NYK) 南洋幼小 (Nán Yáng Yòu Xiǎo) motto = 勤慎端朴 (Diligence, Prudence, Respectability, Simplicity) established = 1934 type = session = principal = Mrs. Lily Foo city/town = Bukit Timah school code …

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  • 68Reform League — The Reform League was established in 1865 to press for manhood suffrage and the ballot in Great Britain. It collaborated with the more moderate and middle class Reform Union and gave strong support to the abortive Reform Bill of 1866 and the… …

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  • 69Joseph Fenton — Joseph Joe Fenton (c. 1953 ndash; 26 February 1989) was an estate agent from Belfast, Northern Ireland, killed by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) for acting as an informer for the Royal Ulster Constabulary s (RUC) Special… …

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  • 70Alexander Tennant — Alexander Tennant, born in Ochiltree, Ayrshire in 1772, was a leading British colonist in the Cape Colony of the Cape of Good Hope, an enterprising merchant, a brother to industrialist Charles Tennant and a friend of Robbie Burns. Early life… …

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  • 71Belizean society — is marked by enduring differences in the distribution of wealth, power, and prestige. However, because of the small size of Belize s population and the intimate scale of social relations, the social distance between the rich and the poor, while… …

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  • 72bourgeoisie — /boor zhwah zee /; Fr. /boohrdd zhwann zee /, n. 1. the bourgeois class. 2. (in Marxist theory) the class that, in contrast to the proletariat or wage earning class, is primarily concerned with property values. [1700 10; < F; see BOURGEOIS1, Y3]&#8230; …

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  • 73cigarette — /sig euh ret , sig euh ret /, n. a cylindrical roll of finely cut tobacco cured for smoking, considerably smaller than most cigars and usually wrapped in thin white paper. Also, cigaret. [1820 30; < F, equiv. to cigare CIGAR + ette ETTE] * * *&#8230; …

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  • 74France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.&#8230; …

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  • 75Haiti — /hay tee/, n. 1. Formerly, Hayti. a republic in the West Indies occupying the W part of the island of Hispaniola. 6,611,407; 10,714 sq. mi. (27,750 sq. km). Cap.: Port au Prince. 2. Also, Hayti. a former name of Hispaniola. * * * Haiti&#8230; …

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  • 76Judaism — /jooh dee iz euhm, day , deuh /, n. 1. the monotheistic religion of the Jews, having its ethical, ceremonial, and legal foundation in the precepts of the Old Testament and in the teachings and commentaries of the rabbis as found chiefly in the&#8230; …

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  • 77metaphysics — /met euh fiz iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy that treats of first principles, includes ontology and cosmology, and is intimately connected with epistemology. 2. philosophy, esp. in its more abstruse branches. 3. the&#8230; …

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  • 78Neurath, Konstantin, baron von — born Feb. 2, 1873, Klein Glattbach, Ger. died Aug. 14, 1956, Enzweihingen, W.Ger. German diplomat. He entered the diplomatic service in 1903 and served as minister to Denmark (1919–22), ambassador to Italy (1922–30), and ambassador to Britain&#8230; …

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  • 79Dickens, Charles — ▪ British novelist Introduction in full  Charles John Huffam Dickens   born Feb. 7, 1812, Portsmouth, Hampshire, Eng. died June 9, 1870, Gad s Hill, near Chatham, Kent  English novelist, generally considered the greatest of the Victorian era. His …

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  • 80English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are&#8230; …

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