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1) Alexis, Russian czarevich. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Russian czarevich; son of Peter I (Peter the Great) by his first wife, and father of Peter II. Opposing his father's anticlerical policy, Alexis renounced his right...

2) Alexis, czar of Russia. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Russia (1645-76), son and successor of Michael. His reign, marked by numerous popular outbreaks, was crucial for the later development of Russia. A new code of laws...

3) Soyer, Alexis Benoit. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French chef and writer on gastronomy and dietary reform. After the Revolution of 1830 he went to London and was notable as chef (1837-50) of the Reform Club. In 1847...

4) Tocqueville, Alexis de. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French politician and writer. He was prominent in politics, particularly just before and just after the Revolution of 1848 (see revolutions of 1848), and was minister...

5) Clairaut, Alexis Claude. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Maupertuis in measuring (1736) a degree of an arc of a meridian in Lapland. He is noted for his work on differential equations and on curves and for formulating Clairaut's...

6) Chabrier, Alexis Emmanuel. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...His best-known works are an orchestral rhapsody, Espana (1883); an opera, Le Roi malgre lui (1887); and piano pieces, such as Habanera (1885) and Bourree fantasque...

7) Carrel, Alexis. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American surgeon and experimental biologist, b. near Lyons, France, M.D. Univ. of Lyons, 1900. Coming to the United States in 1905, he joined the staff of the Rockefeller...

8) Leger, Alexis Saint-Leger. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Léger, Alexis Saint-Legér, see Perse, St.-John....

9) Peter I, czar of Russia. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Peter I, czar of Russia, or Peter the Great, 1672-1725, czar of Russia (1682-1725), major figure in the development of imperial Russia. 1 Early LifePeter was the...

10) Paris, Paulin. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French literature and for initiating the systematic study of Romance philology. His studies include Les Manuscrits francois de la Bibliotheque du Roi (7 vol., 1836-48)...

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