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Mancha, La

(lä män`chä), historic region of central Spain, in historic New Castile, comprising Ciudad Real prov. and part of the provinces of Toledo, Albacete, and Cuenca. This high, barren plateau, dotted with windmills, was made famous as the scene of most of the adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha in the novel by Cervantes.

La Mancha

a plateau of central Spain, between the mountains of Toledo and the hills of Cuenca: traditionally associated with episodes in Don Quixote. Average height: 600 m (2000 ft.)
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Major organization : SECRETARA GENERAL DE LA CONSEJERA DE EDUCACIN, CULTURA Y DEPORTES DE LA JUNTA DE COMUNIDADES DE CASTILLA-LA MANCHA (S1911001D)
El pecado, como mancha original, es un mito biblico.
Es un volumen que, pese a su caracter monografico, esta claramente vinculado a sus anteriores publicaciones: Los pueblos prerromanos en Castilla-La Mancha (cuenca, 2007), La romanizacion en el territorio de Castilla-La Mancha (cuenca, 2008) y La ciudad romana en Castilla-La Mancha (cuenca, 2012).
Para 1969 repitio la formula en El hombre de La Mancha, otro canonazo musical con Claudio Brook como don Quijote/Cervantes y la mezzo espanola Nati Mistral de Aldonza/Dulcinea en los papeles principales.
Castilla-La Mancha, como muchas otras regiones, comienza a asumir las transferencias en materia de proteccion medioambiental (proteccion de la naturaleza, conservacion, declaracion de ENP, etc.
La mancha blanca se asocia con el tratamiento de ortodoncia, debido a la acumulacion prolongada de placa alrededor de los brackets (3), y a la dificultad de realizar un buen cepillado mientras se tiene la aparatologia fija.
In a village of La Mancha, the name of which I have no desire to call to mind, there lived not long since one of those gentlemen that keep a lance in the lance-rack, an old buckler, a lean hack, and a greyhound for coursing.
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Pierro observed that 18 or so years ago she would have been too young to play Aldonza in the musical "Man of La Mancha.