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  • ... 200 <small>B.C.E.</small>. The game is now popular throughout the world, especially in [[East Asia]]. ...osition already achieved. High-level players learn to interpret the shapes formed by the game pieces on the board and to develop their strategy according
    60 KB (10,049 words) - 15:27, 24 June 2017
  • ...st popular and most used instrument in the world for spontaneous music and formal compositions ranging from classical to folk and finally to popular/rock. ...tringed instrument,"<ref>[http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=viola&searchmode=none viola], ''Online Etymology Dictionary''. Retrieved July 8, 2008.</
    45 KB (7,305 words) - 22:42, 17 June 2019
  • ... Zealand more than one thousand years ago. The Maori people are well known for their distinctive traditional full-body and facial [[tattoo]]ing. They have ... [[identity]] in a country dominated by [[Europe]]an colonials offers hope for other indigenous populations and a world in which widely differing [[ethnic
    37 KB (5,769 words) - 18:48, 10 August 2018
  • ...Grammy Award for [[Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video|Best Short Form Music Video]]. ...er, Haywood Stenton "John" Jones, from Yorkshire, was a promotions officer for the children's charity [[Barnardo's]]. The family lived near the border of
    31 KB (4,812 words) - 23:54, 13 November 2017
  • ...ation [[Fédération Internationale des Échecs|FIDE]] over the conditions for the match. He became more reclusive and played no more competitive chess un ...ter his U.S. passport was revoked, he was detained by Japanese authorities for nine months under threat of extradition. He was then granted Icelandic citi
    53 KB (7,963 words) - 15:33, 18 September 2019
  • ..., with skeptical scientists believing there to be a biological explanation for the phenomena,<ref>Susan Blackmore, ''Dying to Live: Near-Death Experiences ...tigations'' (2003).</ref> Testimonies from these individuals have given comfort to those seeking evidence of a life after death, as well as clues to the c
    19 KB (2,751 words) - 16:15, 14 November 2018
  • | birth_place = {{nowrap|San Francisco, California, U.S.}}<ref name="Smithsonian 1995" /><ref name="NYT obit" /> | death_place = [[Palo Alto, California|Palo Alto]], California, U.S.
    57 KB (7,992 words) - 16:47, 1 February 2016
  • | Background = non_performing_personnel ...rmer throughout [[Europe]] during the nineteenth century, noted especially for his showmanship and great skill with the keyboard. Today, he is generally c
    26 KB (3,948 words) - 22:31, 8 May 2017

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