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Apollonia

(ăpəlō`nēə) [Gr.,=of Apollo], name of several ancient Greek towns. The most important was a port in Illyria on the Adriatic. It was founded by Corinthians and was later a Greek and a Roman intellectual center. Julius Caesar used it as a base. Octavian (later AugustusAugustus
, 63 B.C.–A.D. 14, first Roman emperor, a grandson of the sister of Julius Caesar. Named at first Caius Octavius, he became on adoption by the Julian gens (44 B.C.) Caius Julius Caesar Octavianus (Octavian); Augustus was a title of honor granted (27 B.C.
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) received news of Julius Caesar's death while stationed at Apollonia. Among the other towns of this name, there was one in Thrace on the Aegean (a town famous for a large statue of Apollo), one in N Sicily, and another in Chalcidice (Khalkidhikí).
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He added that there are many preserved temples of Isis and other Egyptian gods throughout the Balkans, but the most notable ones are the temples of Isis in Lihnidos (Ohrid) and Heraclea (Bitola), as well as others on Albanian territory in Apolonia and other regions.
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31 Apolonia provided Mavericks with a solid start, as he thumped Indian southpaw Jubin Kumar 3-0 (11-5, 11-6, 11-9) in the men's singles (Foreign v Indian), the day's opening match.
Amaral, Instituto Politecnico, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestao, Campus de Santa Apolonia, 5300-253 Braganca, Portugal; phone: + 351 273 303 000; email: jamaral@ipb.
Professor Adjunto do Departamento Ambiente e Recursos Naturais, Instituto Politecnico de Braganca, Escola Superior Agraria, Campus de Santa Apolonia, 5301-855 Braganca, Portugal.
En El contagio, Apolonia es una cocinera que trabaja en el Pedro Redentor, hospital-ciudadela que delimita los cuerpos y posiciones dentro de este: las manipuladoras de alimentos estan en las calderas y subterraneos--"Arriba manipulan el recetario, en el subsuelo manoseamos las recetas" (Santa Cruz, 1997, 19) (6)--en la superficie esta Luciano, autoridad medica del recinto, en los pasillos las enfermeras y en las habitaciones los enfermos como Elias, fotografo hospitalizado en la habitacion 83, quien, avanzada la novela se revela como perseguido politico de la dictadura militar, abriendo el relato a la cita historica (7).
A Mark Ellis penalty allied to further goals from Sean Homer and Chris Davidson set Rainhill Town Reserves up for a comfortable 3-0 win at Cammell Laird 1907 DVLPMNT and Chester Nomads Reserves were indebted to efforts from Michele Apolonia, Jonathan Lee and Gareth Brooke for their 3-3 finish with Litherland Remyca Reserves.