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  • 21Pacific States Box & Basket Co. v. White — Infobox SCOTUS case Litigants=Pacific States Box Basket Co. v. White ArgueDate=October 25 ArgueYear=1935 DecideDate=November 18 DecideYear=1935 FullName=Pacific States Box Basket Co. v. White USVol=296 USPage=176 Citation= Prior= Subsequent=… …

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  • 22History of Romania — This article provides only a brief outline of each period of the History of Romania; details are presented in separate articles (see the links in the box and below). PrehistoryThe territory of Romania has been inhabited by different groups of… …

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  • 23NLRB v. Mackay Radio & Telegraph Co. — NLRB v. Mackay Radio Telegraph Co. Supreme Court of the United States Argued April 5–6, 1938 De …

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  • 24Congressional oversight — refers to oversight by the United States Congress of the Executive Branch, including the numerous U.S. federal agencies. Congressional oversight refers to the review, monitoring, and supervision of federal agencies, programs, activities, and… …

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  • 25Roy Brun — Infobox State Representative imagesize = 150px name= Roy Louis Brun caption= Roy Brun office= Louisiana State Representative from Caddo Parish (District 5) term start= 1988 term end=1997 preceded=Benjamin Frankin Ben O Neal, Jr. succeeded= Wayne… …

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  • 26France — /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.… …

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  • 27Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 28literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 29ancient Rome — ▪ ancient state, Europe, Africa, and Asia Introduction       the state centred on the city of Rome. This article discusses the period from the founding of the city and the regal period, which began in 753 BC, through the events leading to the… …

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  • 30painting, Western — ▪ art Introduction       history of Western painting from its beginnings in prehistoric times to the present.       Painting, the execution of forms and shapes on a surface by means of pigment (but see also drawing for discussion of depictions in …

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  • 31Legal history of China — The origin of the current law of the People s Republic of China can be traced back to the period of the early 1930s, during the establishment of the Chinese Soviet Republic. In 1931 the first supreme court was established. Though the contemporary …

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  • 32western Africa, history of — Introduction       history of the region from the 11th century to the present.       A reasonable body of sources for the writing of western African history begins to be available about AD 1000. Three centuries earlier, the Arabs (Arab) had… …

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  • 33Frederick II — 1. See Frederick I (def. 2). 2. ( Frederick the Great ) 1712 86, king of Prussia 1740 86 (son of Frederick William I). * * * I German Friedrich known as Frederick the Great born Jan. 24, 1712, Berlin died Aug. 17, 1786, Potsdam, near Berlin King… …

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  • 34THE MIDDLE AGES — …

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  • 35cosmos — /koz meuhs, mohs/, n., pl. cosmos, cosmoses for 2, 4. 1. the world or universe regarded as an orderly, harmonious system. 2. a complete, orderly, harmonious system. 3. order; harmony. 4. any composite plant of the genus Cosmos, of tropical… …

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  • 36ar´bi|trar´i|ness — ar|bi|trar|y «AHR buh TREHR ee», adjective, noun, plural trar|ies. –adj. 1. based on one s own wishes, notions, or will; not going by any rule or law: »A good judge tries to be fair and does not make arbitrary decisions or rules. 2. capricious;… …

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  • 37ar´bi|trar´|i|ly — ar|bi|trar|y «AHR buh TREHR ee», adjective, noun, plural trar|ies. –adj. 1. based on one s own wishes, notions, or will; not going by any rule or law: »A good judge tries to be fair and does not make arbitrary decisions or rules. 2. capricious;… …

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  • 38ar|bi|trar|y — «AHR buh TREHR ee», adjective, noun, plural trar|ies. –adj. 1. based on one s own wishes, notions, or will; not going by any rule or law: »A good judge tries to be fair and does not make arbitrary decisions or rules. 2. capricious; uncertain: »an …

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  • 39biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …

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  • 40Iran — /i ran , i rahn , uy ran /, n. a republic in SW Asia. 67,540,002; ab. 635,000 sq. mi. (1,644,650 sq. km). Cap.: Teheran. Formerly (until 1935), Persia. * * * Iran Introduction Iran Background: Known as Persia until 1935, Iran became an Islamic… …

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