Helice

Helice

(hĕ`lĭsē) or

Helike

(həlēkē), ancient city of Achaea, N Peloponnesus, near the mouth of the Selinous River, 20 mi (32 km) E of Pátrai. Noted for its sanctuary of Poseidon, Helice was a seat of the First Achaean LeagueAchaean League
, confederation of cities on the Gulf of Corinth. The First Achaean League, about which little is known, was formed presumably before the 5th cent. B.C. and lasted through the 4th cent. B.C. Its purpose was mutual protection against pirates.
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. It was destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami in 373 B.C., a fate that is said to have influenced Plato's story of AtlantisAtlantis
, in Greek legend, large island in the western sea (the Atlantic Ocean). Plato, in his dialogues the Timaeus and the Critias, tells of the high civilization that flourished there before the island was destroyed by an earthquake.
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. Its ruins and those of a 4,500-year-old Bronze Age settlement that met a similar fate were discovered in 2000 and 2001 respectively.
References in classic literature ?
As when rocks leap forth from the high peak of a great mountain, and fall on one another, and many towering oaks and pines and long-rooted poplars are broken by them as they whirl swiftly down until they reach the plain; so did they fall on one another with a great shout: and all the town of the Myrmidons, and famous Iolcus, and Arne, and Helice, and grassy Anthea echoed loudly at the voice of the two.
Governed in America by the United States Helice Association, the international governing body of the sport is an organization known as FITASC.
As my friend, Helice "Sparky" Bridges would say, "Who I Am Makes a Difference.
The most common disciplines in this group are: Down-The-Line, single barrel and double rise; Automatic Ball Trap (ABT); Olympic Trap; Double Trap and Universal Trench Helice (or ZZ).
Kim's message is powerful enough to have gained the attention of such self-help gurus as Deepak Chopra and Helice Bridges, co-author of Chicken Soup for the Soul.
The campaign is about honouring and acknowledging one another with blue ribbons, a movement started by Helice 'Sparky' Bridges in the US in 1980.
In the wall-mounted piece De l'Ile a helice a Ellis Island (From Propeller Island to Ellis Island), 2005/2007, for example, forty-four books are arranged on a shelf so that the last word of each title is identical to the first word of the next.
Chantilly-based trainer Marcel Rolland paid the top price when bidding 170,000 (pounds 114,918) for Vert Helice, a winning son of Arc winner Helissio.
I would be especially interested in the specialized target shotguns utilized in international trap, skeet, bunker trap, helice, and sporting clays.
For example, in Oroboro (Ouroboros), 2007, and Helice (Helix), 2007, respectively, the artists filmed men charming snakes and casting a boat's propeller in bronze.
The Ecurie Skymarcbred is out of the Slewpy mare Helice, and is thus bred on the same cross as eighttime Group 1 winner Falbrav, who was also sold to Shadai but has been leased to Cheveley P ark Stud in Newmarket this year.