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  • 1 ample, enough — Ample means more than enough, more than adequate in size, capacity, or scope. Enough means sufficient, in or to a degree or quantity that satisfies. Since ample means what it does, it is silly to attempt to qualify it; barely ample and scarcely… …

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  • 2 Church Maintenance — • The proper support of church edifices and church institutions Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Church Maintenance     Church Maintenance      …

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  • 3 Andrew Jackson: First Annual Message to Congress — ▪ Primary Source              The election of Andrew Jackson in 1828 marked several important changes in American political life. Traditionally, the President had been a member of a previous President s Cabinet, and what is more a man who had… …

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  • 4 Aristotle — • Philosopher, born at Stagira, a Grecian colony in the Thracian peninsula Chalcidice, 384 B.C.; died at Chalcis, in Euboea, 322 B.C Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Aristotle     Aristotle …

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  • 5 The Brehon Laws —     The Brehon Laws     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Brehon Laws     Brehon law is the usual term for Irish native law, as administered in Ireland down to almost the middle of the seventeenth century, and in fact amongst the native Irish until… …

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  • 6 WAR AND WARFARE — TO THE DESTRUCTION OF THE FIRST TEMPLE The methods of offensive and defensive warfare developed side by side in the Ancient Near East. The development of weapons was dependent upon the supply of raw materials, such as stone, metal, and wood; the… …

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  • 7 Casas —     Bartolomé de las Casas     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Bartolomé de las Casas     (Originally CASAUS)     Born at Seville, probably in 1474; d. at Madrid, 1566. His family was from France and settled at Seville. He called himself Casaus during… …

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  • 8 Saul Wahl — (1541 1617) was, according to legend, king of Poland for a single day, August 18, 1587. Story Lithuanian Prince Nicholas Radziwill, surnamed Sierotka , desiring to do penance for the many atrocities he had committed while a young man, undertook a …

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  • 9 affluence — n. Wealth, riches, opulence, fortune, plenty, abundance, exuberance, affluency, ample store, ample means …

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  • 10 riches — n. pl. Wealth, opulence, affluence, fortune, plenty, abundance, richness, wealthiness, ample means, ample store …

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  • 11 commit — vb 1 Commit, entrust, confide, consign, relegate are comparable when they mean to assign to a person or place for some definite end or purpose (as custody or safekeeping). Commit is the widest term; it may express merely the general idea of… …

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  • 12 Paul-Émile Botta — Born December 6, 1802(1802 12 06) Turin, Italy Died March 29, 1870(1870 03 29) …

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  • 13 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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  • 14 Guillaume Budé — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophers era = Renaissance philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = Guglielmus Budaeus name = Guillaume Budé birth = birth date|1467|01|26 Paris, France death = death date and age|1540|08|23|1467|01|26… …

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  • 15 Kay Sage — Infobox Artist bgcolour = #6495ED name = Kay Sage imagesize = caption = Kay Sage, Le Passage , 1956 birthname = birthdate = birth date |1898|6|25| location = Albany, New York deathdate = death date and age |1963|1|8|1898|6|25| deathplace =… …

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  • 16 Enköping — Infobox Settlement official name = Enköping image caption = Litslena church image shield = mapsize = map caption = pushpin settlement type = subdivision type = Country subdivision name = Sweden subdivision type1 = Municipality subdivision name1 …

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  • 17 Al-Muddathir — Surat Al Muddathir ( ar. سورة المدثر) (The Cloaked One, The Man Wearing A Cloak) is the 74th sura of the Qur an with 56 ayat. The Translation of the Sura Al Muddathir In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful 1. O thou enveloped… …

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  • 18 Moritz Wahrmann — Moritz Wahrmann. Moritz Wahrmann, Wahrmann Mór(ic), Hungarian politician; grandson of Israel Wahrmann; born at Budapest 28 February 1832; died there 26 November 1892. He was educated at the Protestant gymnasium and the university of his native… …

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  • 19 Augustine Baker — For other people named David Baker, see David Baker (disambiguation). Fr Augustine Baker OSB (9 December 1575 – 9 August 1641), was a well known Benedictine mystic and an ascetic writer. He was one of the earliest members of the newly restored… …

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  • 20 John Templeton (botanist) — John Templeton (1766 ndash;1825) was an early Irish naturalist and botanist. He is often referred to as the Father of Irish Botany .BiographyTempleton was born at Orange Grove, Belfast in 1766 (some 68 years after it was so named from William of… …

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