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Americana,

term used to describe material printed in or about the Americas, or written by Americans; usually restricted to the formative period in the history of the two continents. Thus the letter written by ColumbusColumbus, Christopher,
Ital. Cristoforo Colombo , Span. Cristóbal Colón , 1451–1506, European explorer, b. Genoa, Italy. Early Years
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 in 1493 in which he announces the discovery of the Indies is the earliest item. Early American books are also important Americana. The New York Public LibraryNew York Public Library,
free library supported by private endowments and gifts and by the city and state of New York. It is the one of largest libraries in the world. The library was created by a 1895 law consolidating older reference libraries established by bequests of John
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 has one of several major collections.
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Differential susceptibility of snail hosts to Heterobilharzia americana from Texas and Louisiana.
Americana, which is listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange, has a market capitalisation of $4.
8221;Michelle started her real estate career with Prudential Americana Group in 1999, so we are especially thrilled to welcome her and her top-producing team back to the company,” said Mark Stark, Prudential Americana Group CEO.
Running from September 20-22, it will celebrate the best Americana music with renowned names from the UK Americana and roots scene performing at the festival as well as a couple of special guests from America itself.
Americana marketing manager Tarek Sheiha and Bike Week organising committee vice-president Salah Janahi were present at the signing ceremony held earlier this week at the Americana headquarters in Zinj.
Businessweek magazine has recognised The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NYSE: GT) manufacturing plant in Americana, Brazil with the Shingo Prize.
Americana is scheduled to open next year right next to the Galleria shopping center.
CoolBrands International has announced that it has acquired the general partner interest and a majority of the total partnership interests in Americana Foods LP.
And by the time I finished Pox Americana, rattled Homeland Security Chief Tom Ridge had ordered 300 million new doses of smallpox vaccine to protect the nation, which had abandoned universal inoculation in 1972.
This line of reasoning seems to rely exclusively on the fall of the Soviet Union, without looking into the internal demise of the postwar international system of nation-states under the Pax Americana.
DLJ's collection of Americana includes some 75 oil paintings 1,200 prints, 200 decorative arts objects, and 2,000 pieces of printed material that focus primarily on early nineteenth-century art from or about the city of New York.
Last night's extreme Santa Ana winds caused damage to The Americana at Brand's stunning 100-ft Christmas tree that lights the sky during the holiday season.
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