Kuchuk

Kuchuk

 

a bitter salt lake in Altai Krai, RSFSR. Area, 181 sq km; maximum depth, 3.3 m. Lake Kuchuk is located in the central Kulunda Steppe at an elevation of 98 m. It is joined by a channel with Lake Kulunda, which lies 6 km to the north. The lake is fed by snow; the Kuchuk River flows into it from the east. It has industrial deposits of Glauber’s salt (mirabilite). There is a resort on the south shore. The urban-type settlement of Blagoveshchenka is northeast of Lake Kuchuk.

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Under Belarusian manager Leonid Kuchuk in 2006/07, they won the title without losing a game.
In Orientalism, Edward Said points out that Flaubert's encounter with an Egyptian courtesan, Kuchuk Hanem, becomes symbolic of the power relations between West and East.
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He recalls when it was all over and independence was close: "If Archbishop Makarios and Dr Kuchuk had appeared jointly before their supporters and proclaimed the advantages of a shared independence to their people, the peaceful option might have prevailed.
This is Elkoury's playful (and rather chaste) take on Kuchuk Hanem, the infamous courtesan who astounded Flaubert at Esna--who exhausted his body and broke his heart.
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28) This reminds one semantically, if not contextually, of Flaubert's encounter with Kuchuk Hanem, a famous Egyptian dancer and courtesan ('less a woman than a display of impressive but verbally inexpressive femininity'), who could say, like the Queen of Sheba, 'Je ne suis pas une femme, je suis un monde' (Said 1979:186-187).
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