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  • The work of reclamation was removed farther eastwards to Helenaveen in the second half of the 19th century.

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  • Godollo is the summer residence of the Hungarian royal family, and the royal castle, built in the second half of the 18th century by Prince Anton Grassalkovich, was, with the beautiful domain, presented by the Hungarian nation to King Francis Joseph I.

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  • There are two considerable fragments of an English alliterative romance on the subject written in the west midland dialect, and dating from the second half of the 14th century.

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  • Of the Sarcopsyllidae the best known species is the "jigger" or "chigoe" (Dermatophilus penetrans), indigenous in tropical South America and introduced into West Africa during the second half of last century.

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  • Ceratella stands in much the same relation to the Stylasteridae that Hydractinia does to the Milleporidae, in both cases the chitinous perisarc being replaced by the solid coenosteum to which the hydrocorallines owe the second half of their name.

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  • The capitals are, in the lower order, the characteristic funnel-shaped rectangular Byzantine capitals, some of them with open work, bearing cushions; this is a type probably derived from the cushion itself, and developed in the East about the second half of the 5th century.

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  • Imported vases of the second half of the 5th century B.C. prove the existence of trade with Greece at that period; and the town was famous in Aristotle's day for a special breed of fowls.

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  • For the understanding of these great wars between Syria and Israel (which the traditional chronology spreads over eighty years), for the significance of the crushing defeats and inspiring victories, and for the alternations of despair and hope, a careful study of all the records of relations between Israel and the north is at least instructive, and it is important to remember that, although the present historical outlines are scanty and incomplete, some - if not all - of the analogous descriptions in their present form are certainly later than the second half of the 9th century B.C., the period in which these great events fa11.4 13.

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  • Whatever reforms Josiah actually accomplished, the restoration afforded the opportunity of bringing the Deuteronomic teaching into action; though it is more probable that Deuteronomy itself in the main is not much earlier than the second half of the 6th century B.C.'

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  • The second half of the 16th century was a period of ferment and anarchy, marked by the arrival of the Portuguese and the rise of some remarkable adventurers, one of whom, Hideyoshi, conquered Korea and apparently meditated the invasion of China.

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  • This sudden development of the Japanese is perhaps the most important event of the second half of the 19th century, since it marks the rise of an Asiatic power capable of competing with Europe on equal terms. Their history is so different from that of the rest of Asia that it is not surprising if the result is different.

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  • It also modifies 28, and omits the second half of 29 and the whole of 30.

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  • Barth, however, concluded that the present town does not date earlier than the second half of the 1 6th century, and that before the rise of the Fula power (c. 1800) scarcely any great Arab merchant ever visited Kano.

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  • The commercial importance of the town dates from the second half of the r9th century; in 1870 its population had risen to 38,000, and after it was brought into railway connexion with Kharkov and Voronezh, and thus with the fertile provinces of south and south-east Russia, the increase was still more rapid, the number reaching 56,047 in 1885, and 58,928 in 1900 - Greeks, Jews, Armenians and West-Europeans being important elements.

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  • The chancel of the church at Repton is assigned to the second half of the 10th century, though subsequently altered, and the crypt beneath is supposed to be earlier still; its roof is supported by four round pillars, and it is approached by two stairways.

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  • Among the marks of the second half of the 17th century was growing material prosperity, and there were those who thought their fellows unduly willing to relax church tests of fellowship when good trade was in question.

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  • The lake freezes usually at the end of December, or in the beginning of January, so solidly that a temporary post-horse station is erected on the ice in the middle of the lake, and it remains frozen till the second half of May.

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  • During the second half of the 16th century the institute gradually declined, and by the middle of the 17th all its houses had ceased to exist.

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  • On the other hand, an ozoneless east wind (sirocco) is occasionally experienced - especially during the second half of May and before the beginning of the rainy season - which has a prejudicial influence on both animal and vegetable life.

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  • The mosque at Fatehpur-Sikri possesses in its great southern gateway, built by Akbar in the second half of the 16th century, the masterpiece of IndoSaracenci architecture.

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  • The second half of the 17th century witnessed remarkable transitions and developments in all branches of natural science,and the facts accumulated by preceding generations during their generally unordered researches were re placed by a co-ordination of experiment and deduction.

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  • In the second half of the 15th century Bolgari became part of the Kazan kingdom, lost its commercial and political importance, and was annexed to Russia after the fall of Kazan.

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  • The second half of the 15th century was destined to be the age of academies in Italy, and the regnant passion for antiquity satisfied itself with any imitation, however grotesque, of Greek or Roman institutions.

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  • But it will be noticed that the second half of the definition in the text - "from the general premisses of all reasoning" - is left unexpressed.

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  • In this respect it reached its height in the second half of the 18th century, and is specially associated with Colley Cibber, Samuel Johnson, Cumberland the dramatist, David Garrick, Samuel Richardson, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Beau Nash, Miss Chudleigh and Mrs Thrale.

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  • A Georgian by birth, he came to Rumania early in the second half of the 17th century, as a simple monk.

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  • Spring sets in with remarkable rapidity and charm at the end of April; but in the second half of May come the " icy saints' days," so blighting that it is impossible to cultivate the apple or pear.

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  • Still, at many places night frosts set in as early as the second half of July.

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  • Raskolniks or Nonconformists in the second half of the 17th century, rebel stryeltsy under Peter the Great, courtiers of rank during the reigns of the empresses, Polish confederates under Catherine II., the " Decembrists " under Nicholas I., nearly 50,000 Poles after the insurrection of 1863, and later on whole generations of socialists were sent to Siberia; while the number of common-law convicts and exiles transported thither increased steadily from the end of the 18th century.

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  • The town is almost entirely a growth of the second half of the 19th century.

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  • Struve's classic number, universally accepted during the second half of the 19th century, was 20.445".

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  • By the second half of the 12th century the official character of the count had quite disappeared; he had become a territorial noble, and the foundation had been laid of territorial sovereignty (Landeshoheit).

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  • And it is significant of this that the ablest and most cultured representative of the second half of the century was rather an of historian of opinion than himself a philosopher or a John Salisbury.

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  • Probably no other country ever suffered so much from its rulers as Hungary suffered during the second half of the 16th century.

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  • Linnaeus adopted Ray's conception of species, but he made species a practical reality by insisting that every species shall have a double Latin name - the first half to be the name of the genus common to several species, and the second half to be the specific name.

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  • Towards the second half of the 2nd century B.C. this kingdom seems to have become the nucleus of a great state under Scilurus, whose name appears on coins of Olbia, and who at the same time threatened Chersonese in the Crimea.

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  • So little is known about him that even his date cannot be fixed more closely than as being between the second half of the 1st century and the beginning of the 3rd.

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  • The enormous growth of towns during the second half of the 19th century was thus attended with comparative safety to these great aggregates of mankind; and the death-rates, so far from being increased, relatively decreased in substantial proportions.

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  • These are more clearly referred to in England in the second half of the 9th century, though we have little information concerning them before the 11th century.

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  • In fact, many craft fraternities still survived in the second half of the r8th century, but their usefulness had disappeared.

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  • The great age of these codes was the 13th century, and especially the second half of it.

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  • In all forms the rhyme is the same throughout the poem, and is confined to the second half of the line except in the first line where the two halves rhyme.

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  • Many of the churches, convents and other ecclesiastical establishments were built in the second half of the 18th century, some in the first half; and some parts of the original cathedral of 1617 have probably survived later alterations and additions.

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  • The choir was added in 1506-1509 and the whole church thoroughly restored in the second half of the 18th century, when the tower was built (1770).

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  • These Chinese scholars made no secret of their contempt for Buddhism, and in their turn they were held in aversion by the Buddhists and the Japanese scholars (wagakusha), so that the second half of the i8th century was a time of perpetual wrangling and controversy.

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  • The art of casting bronze reached its culmination in the hands of a group of great expertsSeimin, TOun, Masatune, TeijO, SOmin, Keisai, Takusai, Gido, Zenryusai and Hotokusaiwho flourished during the second half of the 18th century and the first half of the 19th.

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  • It is doubtless to the second half of the life of Vacarius that the composition must be attributed of two works the MS. of which, formerly the property of the Cistercian Abbey of Biddleston, is now in the Cambridge University library.

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  • The collection bearing the name of Romulus became the source from which, during the second half of the middle ages, almost all the collections of Latin fables in prose and verse were wholly or partially drawn.

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  • He may justly claim the merit of having guided the awakened psychological interest of British thinkers of the second half of the 19th century into fruitful channels.

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  • In literature the second half of the 17th century is a sterile waste of forbidding theology; and its life, judged by the present day, singularly sombre.

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  • But the remainder of the Manchurian campaign, like the second half of the war of 1859, was nothing more than a series of violent and resuitless encounters of huge armies - armies far larger than those which had fought out the real struggle for supremacy at Liao-Yang and Magenta.

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  • Hippolytus must have been born in the second half of the 2nd century, probably in Rome.

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  • In the second half of his chronicle, which is less simple in style, he translates from the French of Pierre de Langtoft.

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  • In the second half of the 17th century the monopoly system and the employment of slaves and forced labour gave rise to many abuses, and there was a rapid decline in the revenue from sugar, coffee and opium, while the competition of the British East India Company, which now exported spices, indigo, &c. from India to Europe, was severely felt.

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  • In the second half of the decade a continuous large surplus in the Treasury necessarily directed attention to the state of the revenue, and gave strength" to the protests against excessive taxation.

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  • These differences in the German Protestant churches of the second half of the 16th century are reflected in the great American Lutheran church.

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  • First, however, it is necessary to describe briefly the origin and previous history of these romantic freebooters who during the second half of the 17th century were the determining factor of Polish and Muscovite politics.

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  • But it first rose into importance in the second half of the 19th century owing to its share in the extraordinary industrial development of the Twente district, and now possesses numerous cotton and damask factories.

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  • In the second half of the 17th century the rules of grammar and rhetoric were simplified, and the time withdrawn from the practice of composition (especially verse composition) transferred to the explanation and the study of authors.

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  • Denham, and several important voyages for scientific research were made in the second half of the 19th century, including one from Austria under Captain Wiillerstorf Urbair (1858), and one from Italy in the vessel "Magenta" (1865-1868), which was accompanied by the scientist Dr Enrico Giglioli.

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  • This first came into prominence in the opening decades of the 2nd century A.D., but is certainly older; it reached its height in the second third of the same century, and began to wane about the 3rd century, and from the second half of the 3rd century onwards was replaced by the closely-related and more powerful Manichaean movement.

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  • Of these we should mention the comprehensive work called the Pistis-Sophia, probably belonging to the second half of the 3rd century.

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  • In the second half of the 18th century, during the period of French and Spanish domination in the valley, lead was a common medium of exchange, but no real mining development took place.

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  • It is certain that he was settled in Carthage in the second half of 197, the date of his writing his Apologeticus and (shortly afterwards) his two books Ad nationes; we also know that he became a presbyter in Carthage and was married.

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  • During the decade of 1898 to 1908 the consumption has gone on steadily from about 10 million lb in the first five years to an average of 15 million lb in the second half of the decade.

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  • During the second half of this missionary period of his life he superintended as bisho p the churches of Pennsylvania, defended the Moravian colonies against the Indians at the time of war between France and England, became the apologist of his body against the attacks of the Lutherans and the Pietists, and did much to moderate the mystical extravagances pf Zinzendorf, with which his simple, practical and healthy nature was out of sympathy.

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  • The religious troubles that marked the second half of the 16th century broke out in Antwerp as in every other part of Belgium excepting Liege.

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  • The second half of the 8th century seems to have been a time of very general decadence; but about the year Boo Theodore, destined to be the only other creative name in Greek monachism, became abbot of the monastery of the Studium in Constantinople.

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  • In the second half of 1812 the British general, Sir Isaac Brock, lieutenantgovernor of Upper Canada, adopted measures for opposing the Americans on the frontier line, between Huron and Erie.

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  • It continued to exist till the second half of the 19th century.

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  • In the second half of the 19th century the Dutch found a succession of armed expeditions necessary to consolidate their power.

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  • From Gorinchem the New Merwede (constructed in the second half of the 19th century) extends between dykes through the marshes of the Biesbosch to the Hollandsch Diep. These great rivers render very important service as waterways.

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  • Ritter (Amsterdam, 1898), containing a series of articles on all subjects connected with the kingdom during the second half of the 19th century, written by specialists; and Les Pays Bas (Leiden, 1899), and La Hollande geographique, ethnologique, politique, &c. (Paris, 1900), both works of the same class as the preceding.

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  • As early as the second half of the 17th century the Dutch East India Company began the practice of selling portions of the land to private persons, and of granting other portions as the reward of good services.

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  • The principal public edifices, however, are constructed of limestone from Oland, including the cathedral, built by Nicodemus Tessin and his son Nicodemus in the second half of the 17th century.

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  • Of these causes came the two great slaverevolts of the second half of the 2nd century B.C. The first lasted from 134 to 132, the time of Tiberius Gracchus and the fall of Numantia.

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  • From this state of decay, however, it was raised, in the second half of the, 8th century, by the unwearied exertions of Archbishop Richard Robinson, 1st Lord Rokeby (1709-1794), which, seconded by similar devotion on the part of succeeding archbishops of the Beresford family, notably Archbishop Lord John George Beresford (1773-1862), made of Armagh one of the best built and most respectable towns in the country.

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  • The Ave Maria is first mentioned as a form of prayer in the second half of the 11th century, but it was not until the 16th century that it became general in its present form.

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  • But while the patrician disabilities were of a kind that had gained in importance with the lapse of centuries, these privileges, even if still retained, had become merely formal in the second half of the republican period.

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  • Besides a number of handsome modern churches, among which is a Roman Catholic cathedral, Portsmouth possesses, in the church of St Thomas a Becket, a fine cruciform building dating from the second half of the 12th century, in which the chancel and transepts are original, but the nave and tower date from 1698, and the whole was extensively restored in 1904.

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  • Even when in the second half of the 15th century the Medici in Florence attained to power, the form at least of a republic was still maintained, and not till 1J31 did one of them, supported by Charles V., assume the ducal title.

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  • In the second half a still greater decline is observable, and by the third quarter the disease had disappeared or was disappearing from a great part of western Europe.

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  • It was begun in the second half of the 14th century, but was erected chiefly in the beginning of the 16th, on the site of the old palisaded fort, and has a wall 2300 yds.

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  • The second half of the 16th century was for the city a period of peaceful and rapid development.

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  • The passages in the second half of the Odyssey which describe the appearance of Ulysses do not give two wellmarked representations of him.

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  • Yarkand was very imperfectly known until the second half of the 19th century.

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  • Customs revenues rose from $20,000 in the first half of 1848 to $175,000 in the second half and to $4,430,000 in the year ending in June 1852.

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  • Rumours of silver ore having been found induced the Russian government to send out expeditions during the second half of the 18th century.

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  • The second half of the 19th century witnessed several great finds; first, of gold placers on the lower Gila and Colorado (1858-1869); later, of lodes at Tombstone, which flourished from 1879-1886, then decayed, but in 1905 had again become the centre of important mining interests; and still later the development of copper mines at Jerome and around Bisbee.

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  • In the second half of the century there was a presidio at Tubac (whose name first appears 1752) and some half-dozen pueblos de visita, including the Indian settlement of Tucson.

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  • In the second half of the 10th century and in the 11th century the counts of Rennes were predominant in Brittany.

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  • Without going so far as to deny that some words and phrases may be taken from the writings of the Arabian Jaber, he was disposed to hold that it is the original work of some unknown Latin author, who wrote it in the second half of the r3th century and put it under the patronage of the venerated name of Geber.

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  • The oldest church, the Dom (St Mary's), founded in 1215, was burned in 1547, and the present building dates from the second half of the 16th century, but has been thoroughly restored since 1883.

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  • Chelsea was noted at different periods for two famous places of entertainment, Ranelagh in the second half of the 18th century, and Cremorne Gardens in the middle of the 19th.

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  • From the Fortune des Rougon to the Docteur Pascal (1893) there are some twenty novels in the Rougon-Macquart series, the second half of which includes the powerful novels Germinal (1885) and La Terre (1888).

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  • In the 15th century it was the seat of a bishop and became wealthy, but during the wars between Russia and Poland in the second half of the 16th century, and especially after the extermination of its 40,000 inhabitants, it lost its importance.

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  • Eusebius gives the legend in its oldest form; it was worked up in the Doctrina Addaei in the second half of the 4th century; and Moses of Chorene was dependent upon both these sources.

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  • The central tower is surmounted by an ornate clock-turret dating from the second half of the 17th century.

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  • On the little island of Hven, immediately opposite the town, Tycho Brahe built his famous subterranean observatory of Uranienborg in the second half of the 16th century.

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  • A description is given of its celebration at Jerusalem in the Peregrinatio of Etheria (Silvia), in the second half of the 4th century.

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  • There was this in common among the Cathari, Waldenses, Albigenses and other heretical bodies that overran so many parts of Western Europe in the second half of the 12th century and the beginning of the 13th, that they all inveighed against the wealth of the clergy, and preached the practice of austere poverty and a return to the simple life of Christ and the Apostles.

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  • In the second half of the 9th century the monks of Corvey, according to Helmold's Chronica Slavorum, evangelized the island of Riigen, where they built a church in honour of St Vitus.

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  • The second half of the I 4th century is the first period in English history in which we can detect a distinct rise in the importance of the commercial as opposed to the landed interest.

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  • But, as in the second half of the 19th century the kingdom of Servia, speaking the Ressava or ShumadiyaSyrmian dialect, became the centre of Servian literary activity, the last-mentioned dialect tended to become the literary language.

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  • Thus comparatively soon there appeared church books no longer written in pure Old Slavonic (of which the so-called " Asseman's Gospel " in the Vatican is the best type), but in Old Slavonic modified by Servian, Bulgarian, Russian influences, or in the languages which could be called Servian-Slavonic, Bulgarian-Slavonic, Russian-Slavonic. The best extant specimen of the Servian-Slavonic is " Miroslav's Gospel," written in the second half of the 12th century for the Servian prince Miroslav; a facsimile edition was published in 1897 in Belgrade.

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  • But in the second half of that century all printing absolutely ceased in the Servian countries under the direct rule of the Turks, and was not resumed until the middle of the 18th century.

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  • But Kachich Mioshich found no immediate followers among the Servian literati of the second half of the 18th century.

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  • Laplace first showed that modern observations of the rpoon indicated that its mean motion was really less during the second half of the 18th century than during the first half, and hence inferred the existence of an inequality having a period of more than a century.

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  • This range extends from Fort Sill north-westward beyond Granite, a distance of 65 m., with some breaks in the second half of this area.

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  • As early as the second half of the 5th century Enda, a royal prince of Oriel (c. 450-540), after spending some time at Whithorn betook himself to Aranmore, off the coast of Galway, and founded a school there which attracted scholars from all over Ireland.

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  • As a theologian Alain de Lille shared in the mystic reaction of the second half of the 12th century against the scholastic philosophy.

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  • After steadily declining for a considerable period, this had increased its influence in the second half of the 19th century by widening the inelastic tenets of the Dutch Methodists, which had caused many of the liberal clergy among the Lutherans and Calvinists to go over to the Remonstrants.

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  • Revering the monarchy and established institutions, they endured forty years of persecution before they took up arlns, It was only during the second half of Henry II.s reign that Protestantism, having achieved its religious evolution, became a political party.

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  • Some points, as De Sacy and Lane have shown, forbid us to place the book earlier than the second half of the 15th century.

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  • The city of Bolgari was destroyed by the Mongols in 1238, and again by Tamerlane early in the following century, after which it served as the capital of the Khans (sovereign princes) of the Golden Horde of Mongols, and finally, in the second half of the 15th century it became a part of the principality of Kazan, and so eventually of Russia.

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  • The manuscripts in which Marie's poems are preserved date from the late 13th or even the 14th century, but the language fixes the date of the poems in the second half of the 12th century.

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  • Its modern prosperity is largely due to the enterprise of Frans Snell, one of its merchants in the second half of the 18th century, who first constructed the harbour.

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  • After these discoveries the subject received no more attention until the 19th century; no improvements of these instruments are recorded in the literature of the second half of the 18th century.

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  • There was a commensurate increase in sales in the second half of the year.

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  • Will they concede in the second half?

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  • During the second half of 1940 at least eleven reconnaissance aircraft flying from French airfields are known to have operated over Bath.

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  • Timing and rhythm through the second half of the show was a little awry, but the final sequence was very good indeed.

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  • The Knights needed to make an early breakthrough in the second half to have any chance of saving the game.

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  • Rangers produced a stirring second-half comeback to claim maximum points away to reigning champions Cogenhoe.

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  • In an admirable display of defense in the second half Bedford resisted a spirited comeback from Epsom conceding just one late try.

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  • Such intolerance is scarcely credible in the second half of the twentieth Century.

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  • The second half saw the launch of an exciting new Scottish dance band, the New Harry Roberts Band.

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  • The second half looked more promising for Windsor with them showing great determination to level the score.

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  • The second half was more of the same with the Huddersfield players guilty of wasting possession, perhaps looking a little dispirited.

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  • The rest of the second half was a real ding dong battle with play going from end to end.

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  • The second half of the evening's program includes more superb musical excerpts.

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  • No doubt you saw the fracas I had on the touchline in the second half last night.

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  • The second half would proved more fruitful for both sides with the home side striking first.

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  • Hamilton came out in the second half and pulled a goal back in a lively spell for the home team.

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  • Great Divideat ideological divide of the second half of the 20th century, liberal democracy had stood firm.

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  • The second half was barely 5 minutes old when Calliste was subbed off looking very groggy indeed.

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  • He played the rhythm guitar part on the second half of that.

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  • I've got to 40, and now I'll be spending the second half of my life with wheels instead of legs.

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  • Goals from Crouch and Cole late in the second half helped England overcome Uruguay who led from Pouso's fantastic first half volley.

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  • Nor will it from the blatant handball from Drogba prior to putting the ball into the net in the second half.

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  • In the 48th minute Adam rounded off an excellent second half hat trick 10-0.

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  • Eventually in the second half Gilroy found the back of the net with a diving header from a wide free kick.

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  • City could not match the quality of football in the second half and there was a little hesitancy at times.

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  • The second half of the course organizes students in program groups, to introduce the historiography and sources of their chosen field of study.

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  • Sodium chlorate(I) solution is alkaline and contains enough hydroxide ions to carry out the second half of the reaction.

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  • In the second half of verse seven we find personal, private indiscretions.

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  • As the story moves on into the second half things become more joyous with Neal's life having turned around.

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  • The second half saw the magpies stick to their task of breaking down probably the physically toughest side in the division.

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  • The London-based media probably has a lot to do with the rise of Scottish nationalism in the second half of the 20 th century.

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  • The second half saw Leamington unable to capitalize on a number of chances with Redditch scoring a breakaway goal midway through the half.

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  • However we began the second half as we had ended the first - attempting to beat opponents on our own.

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  • He was I think one of the most accomplished British painters of the second half of the 19 th century.

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  • Having seen the less than satisfactory second half of the game, they must be as sick as the proverbial parrot.

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  • Pietist mood prevails despite attempts in the second half of the 20th century to dislodge it.

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  • The second half of the journey was equally hard work, with a longer portage.

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  • Owing to welfare lowest quartile of second half of.

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  • Two second half goals from Kenny Miller secured victory for Wolves against an already relegated Rotherham side.

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  • During the second half of 2001, Damascus continued to receive help from abroad on establishing a solid-propellant rocket motor development and production capability.

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  • An Oliver Oatley goal in the second half was enough to give the royalists a win.

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  • In the second half we were under a lot of pressure but the defense generally remained secure.

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  • We started the second half well and after 10 minutes Craig Trimble hit a snap shot which flew into the top corner.

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  • But, despite a stronger second-half showing against the League of Wales's champions, Swansea could not find the extra firepower.

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  • Injury sidelined Harland for much of the second half of the campaign, but his 36 appearances still brought 4 goals.

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  • In the end the second half reached a stalemate with neither side having many chances on goal.

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  • Chances were sparse in a second half stalemate, with Barry unable to shake off the shackles despite forcing a couple of goalmouth scares.

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  • The real standout on the second half of the album is the anthemic ' Metal to Metal ' .

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  • They also include David Prutton who came on as a second half sub for the England Under 21s last Friday against Greece.

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  • Donovan's chart success was an important part of the second half of the sixties.

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  • A nice surprise for the closing song rescues the second half.

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  • A customary Champions of Europe, becoming increasingly symbolic all the time, led onto a better performance in the second half.

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  • The charismatic Californian was troubled with carpal tunnel syndrome for the second half of the 2003 season.

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  • It had rained constantly since we'd arrived and it got torrential during the second half.

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  • Quins scored 11 tries in total, with Nick Easter claiming two second half touchdowns.

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  • Both sides hit the underside of the bar in the opening five minutes of the second half.

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  • This growth, in the second half of the 20th C, was historically unprecedented.

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  • Powell struck the night's decisive goal four minutes into the second half with a fine dipping volley from the left.

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  • The colder wetter second half term sees us indoors focusing on basketball.

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  • Scientific theories date from the second half of the last century, and were originated in the first instance by the English anthropological school.

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  • What is said of this affair interrupts the original context of chap. xviii., to which the insertion has been clumsily fitted by an interpolation in the second half of ver.

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  • In the second half of December, when the disease had already lasted two months, cases of plague occurred in several neighbouring villages, all of an extremely malignant type, so that in some places all who were attacked died.

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  • One of them, the menology of Metaphrastes, compiled in the second half of the 10th century, enjoyed a universal vogue (see Symeon Metaphrastes).

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  • When in the second half of the i 1 th century the clergy of a great number of collegiate churches were undertaking to live a substantially monastic form of life '(see' Canon), it was natural that they should look back to this classical model for clerics living in community.

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  • The fort was rebuilt in stone during the second half of 2nd century AD by the men of Legion II Augusta.

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  • An Oliver Oatley goal in the second half was enough to give the Royalists a win.

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  • Following a scoreless first period, the home side took the lead midway through the second half through Marco Andreoni.

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  • The second half did not spring into life until the sixtieth minute.

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  • The real standout on the second half of the album is the anthemic ' Metal to Metal '.

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  • Cox bursts down the wing The second half was a scrappy affair in which neither side managed to gain much of a strangle hold.

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  • Paul Parry was brought on for Lee in the 75th minute as City tried to turn their second-half superiority into goals.

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  • The second half was a slightly different affair with the Leys exerting far more control over a visibly tiring Perse midfield.

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  • It had rained constantly since we 'd arrived and it got torrential during the second half.

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  • A great performance in the second half defensively from Kingsway, unlucky even to concede a goal.

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  • The second half percent cut in rates this month in the USA vindicates that view.

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  • Powell struck the night 's decisive goal four minutes into the second half with a fine dipping volley from the left.

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  • We plan to expand into brick and mortar stores in the second half of 2011.

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  • Jingzhu Bencao consists of two sections. the first is more theoretical and theological in nature, praising the nature of the medicines in the style of Buddhist teachings, while the second half gives descriptions of medicines.

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  • Draw the second half of the line starting at the end of the first line to the outer edge of the eye.

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  • Until the second half of this century only white, rose, salmon, and lilac sorts were known; and we are indebted to Mr Fortune for his Chinese varieties, most of which have scarlet, violet, and magenta flowers.

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  • The second half is the other portion of the moon that forms a round orb when the two pieces are together.

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  • The second half of the equation is the day-to-day "front end" operations.

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  • It was officially announced in early May 2009 that the Palm Pre would be launched exclusively through Bell Mobility in the second half of 2009.

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  • While it is noted that the phone will come in the second half of 2009, no specific date is provided.

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  • During the second half of pregnancy, secretory activity increases and the alveoli become distended by accumulating colostrum.

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  • Because PMS is restricted to the second half of a woman's menstrual cycle, after ovulation, it is thought that hormones play a role.

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  • It emerges during the second half year in infants.

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  • The increasing level of estrogen leads to ovulation halfway through the cycle, and then the hormone progesterone takes over in the second half of the cycle, stimulating the formation of the milk glands.

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  • In the second half of the twentieth century, the early education system in the United States grew substantially.

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  • Ammonia dermatitis of this type is a problem in the second half of the first year of life when the infant is producing a larger quantity of urine.

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  • The nightmares occur during REM sleep, usually in the second half of the night.

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  • Biphasic oral contraceptives use a constant amount of estrogen during the full cycle, but the amount of progestin is lower during the first half of the cycle and increases in the second half.

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  • In the second half of the twentieth century, flu symptoms were associated with vaccine preparations that were not as highly purified as modern vaccines, not to the virus itself.

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  • Rather than indicating emotional difficulties, the emergence of a fear of strangers in the second half of the first year is an indicator of mental development.

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  • This is the first "quick" step of the second half of the basic.

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  • Although most women take prenatal classes during the second half of their pregnancy, this is still a good time to make sure you are eating a proper diet for pregnancy.

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  • In fact, diamond rings only became "the engagement ring" in the second half of the 20th century thanks to a very successful marketing campaign.

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  • The second half will be more difficult with no clues and the quotes will come from more obscure titles (but nothing made by the writer in his backyard, Scout's honor).

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  • While each Salvatore brother arrived with a private agenda, they decide to work together in the second half of the season.

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  • The second half of the first season delves into the history of Alaric Saltzman and his vendetta against Damon.

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  • Pocket watches were used extensively by train workers in the second half of the 19th century.

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  • By the second half of the fifteenth century, soap making was very popular in Europe.

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  • Find out more in the second half of our Raw Food Cooking interview at LoveToKnow Recipes.

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  • Start simply with one to ten, or do the entire set of numbers from 1 to 50 in French before tackling the second half of the first 100 numbers.

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  • Texas' history is like a game of two halves, where the first half was experimental tapping of the musical football, and the second half consisted more of targeted punts straight to the back of the music chart net.

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  • The Anaheim Ducks used the song for their pregame video for the second half of the 2008 season.

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  • Daisy also became famous from the skeletons that began to fall out of her closet during the second half of the Rock of Love season.

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  • For fully half the book, the story follows these characters, leaving the fate of Frodo and Sam to the second half of the book.

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