amsterdam amsterdam city and port in the western netherlands that is the capital and principal commercial and financial center of the country the city is known for its network of canals that divide amsterdam into some 90 islands that are connected by over 1300 bridges and viaducts.
Flint was known and exploited by the inhabitants of the indus valley civilization by the 3rd millennium bce p biagi and m cremaschi of milan university discovered a number of harappan quarries in archaeological excavations dating between 19851986 biagi 2008 describes the quarries from the surface the quarries consisted of almost circular empty areas representing the quarrypits.
marc chagall was born moishe segal in a lithuanian jewish hassidic family in liozna near the city of vitebsk belarus then part of the russian empire in 1887 at the time of his birth vitebsks population was about 66000 with half the population being.
Hitler being driven through marienplatz whilst on his way to the state funeral of dr gerhard wagner the reich medical leader reichs228rztef252hrerwagner was cofounder and later leader of the national socialist german physicians federation nsd196b and from 1933 was a.
One of the oldest canards something ive written about before in fact is the idea that women dont like sex especially casual sex as much as men do its the subject of many a heated debate the punchline to hacky comedians jokes and the background noise in movies and sitcoms since pretty much forever.
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David rossi a 51yearold communications director at the worlds oldest bank italian monte dei paschi di siena which was on the brink of collapse due to heavy losses in the derivatives market in the 2008 financial crisis fell to his death on march 6 2013.