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city, now part and seat of Makana local municipality, Eastern Cape prov., SE South Africa. It manufactures pottery and is the commercial center for a rich agricultural region. Founded in 1819 as a military post on Xhosa land, the Grahamstown area was the site of repeated conflict in the early 19th cent. Rhodes Univ. (1904), an Anglican cathedral, and the Albany Museum, with collections of prehistoric and natural history materials, are in the city.
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According to Towela & Tesfaye (2015), the emergence of the global Internet can be linked to the US-based ARPANET in the 1960s; however, Africa gained access to its first Internet network in 1988 nearly thirty years after the US, at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa.
The 11 papers are from a September 2014 colloquium in Grahamstown, South Africa.
We also acknowledge Dr Babak Gharali, Research Center for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Iran; and Dr Ashley Kirk-Spriggs, National Museum, Department of Zoology and Entomology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa for supplying us with some relevant papers.
The second testing session (5-7 days after familiarisation) was completed at the High Performance Centre, Kingswood College in Grahamstown, South Africa.
GRAHAMSTOWN, SOUTH AFRICA * South Africa's Anglican bishops have taken an initial step toward including lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual people as full members of their congregations with the passage of a resolution at a meeting in the Grahamstown diocese.
A community-based rainwater monitoring and treatment programme Grahamstown, South Africa.
Masters thesis, Human Movement Studies Department, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa.
RRP: Richard Rive Papers, National English Literary Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa.
New material consists of fragments recovered from the Witpoort Formation (Witteberg Group, Cape Supergroup) Waterloo Farm locality near Grahamstown, South Africa.
First thing this morning, my PH, Mynhard Herholdt of John X Safaris, and I drove into Grahamstown, South Africa, where we met Johan Dreyer, also a PH, and his lady friend, Mary Jean.
14] Biomedical Biotechnology Research Unit (BioBRU), Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology & Biotechnology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
They need to raise PS2,400 to take part in the National Arts Fringe Festival in Grahamstown, South Africa.