Cenis


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Cenis

Mont. a pass over the Graian Alps in SE France, between Lanslebourg (France) and Susa (Italy): nearby tunnel, opened in 1871. Highest point: 2082 m (6831 ft.)
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As the economist Ben Higgins writes in the foreword to Geertz's Agricultural involution, the CENIS research on Indonesia (between 1952 and 1959) consisted of the Indonesia Project, directed by Higgins, and the Indonesia Field Team, directed by Rufus Hendon; Clifford Geertz was a member of this team (Higgins 1963:VII-VIII).
France and Italy are collaborating on a project for a rolling motorway service in the Alps, extending 175 kilometres between Savoy (Aiton) and Piedmont (Orbassano) and using the Mont Cenis rail tunnel.
The young man had been among the French settlers in Fort Saint Louis and lived with the Cenis Caddos after La Salle's murder.
Aut si magnarum caperis dulcedine rerum diuitiasque magis deliciosus amas, nobilium nitidis doctorum uescere cenis, 10 quorum multiplices nec numerantur opes.
Mycelium production and DNA extraction: Genomic DNA of the Fusarium isolates was obtained using the protocol described by Cenis (1992).
Less than two years after announcing plans to build the properties, MGMhas sold all but a handful of the 90 apartments nearing completion in its new rsidence de tourisme, in Val Cenis, in the Haute-Maurienne.
Val Cenis Vanoise is the main ski area with 125km of slopes between 1200m and 2800m high.
MGM are to build a new residence de tourisme at Val Cenis (which Lanslebourg is now part of) close to the Italian border.
We rambled through romantic Switzerland; till, fear of coming winter leading us forward, the first days of October found us in the valley of La Maurienne, which leads to Cenis.
Our destination was Val Cenis, situated in the Haute-Maurienne region of the French Alps, close to the Italian border and nestling between the villages of Lanslebourg and Lanslevillard.
However, after just one week we all felt we'd improved markedly and were capable of handling most of what Val Cenis could throw at us, though not necessarily with grace or at speed.