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Burg

 

a fortification or castle in medieval Western Europe. Medieval cities arose around certain burgs, which is reflected in the name of a number of cities, such as Hamburg and Magdeburg.

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An Elusive Relation between Unemployment and GDP Growth: Okun's Law," by Emily Burgen, Brent Meyer, and Murat Tasci, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Tends, 2012.
The company, which also makes Ryvita, Allinson and Burgen, said the latest hike was needed to recover "recent sharp increases" in the cost of flour.
WE'VE teamed up with leading bread brand Burgen to give one more reader the chance to win a luxury spa break at the four-star Slieve Donard Hotel.
Andrew Burgen, of the Stop the War Coalition, said: "The war in Iraq is a complete waste of money.
According to the judges, the defendants were found guilty of killing Ricky Spier, 44, and Edwin Burgen, 71, and their Indonesian colleague Bambang Riwanto, in an armed ambush on a road near the mine on Aug.
ANTONY will be discussing his experiences with Syndrome X and cooking up a few low Glycaemic Index treats for a group of Birmingham Mail readers at a special event sponsored by bread company Burgen this evening.
For example, health breads such as Burgen (advertised as containing plant estrogens from soy and linseed; Allied Bakeries, Maidenhead, UK) show similar effects to those described here (Ashby and Tinwell 1998), and gross energy intake may also be associated with reports of a reduction in the age at which human females are entering puberty (Herman-Giddens et al.
Abacor[R], a patented soy composition from Nutri Pharma, Oslo, Norway, has been included in the recently launched Burgen "Cholessterol" bread from U.
PCWalking the Lions by Stephen Burgen (Constable pounds 16.
Carl Burgen of Business Week writes: "Where were the directors when the price-fixing, bribing, or polluting was going on?
Emma then moved on to meet Katie Burgen from Durham and Cleveland and a one-sided affair resulted in a 9-1, 9-1, 9-2 victory.