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1) Jabir. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Arab alchemist and physician, originally named Jabir ibn Hayyan. He is believed to have lived at Kufa and at Baghdad. A great number of works on alchemy, many of...

2) Nilsson, Birgit. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Her powerful voice first came to international attention at the Munich Opera, where she was heard (1954-55) as Brunnhilde in Wagner's Die Walkure and in the title...

3) Birrell, Augustine. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...English essayist and public official. As chief secretary for Ireland (1907-16) his failure to end the plotting that resulted in the Easter Rebellion of 1916 led to...

4) Gambier Islands. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...South Pacific, near the southeast end of the Tuamotu Archipelago. The group is a part of French Polynesia. It comprises a cluster of four inhabited islands known...

5) Bearden, Romare. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American painter and collagist, b. Charlotte, N.C. Bearden grew up in Harlem and, in his work, attempted to come to terms with the experience of African Americans....

6) Ramallah. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...West Bank, N of Jerusalem. It lies in a fertile farming region where olives, figs, and grapes are grown. Ramallah is inhabited mainly by Christian Arabs. It was occupied...

7) Beersheba. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Construction is the city's main industry. Manufactures include chemicals, textiles, ceramics, glass, diamond cutting, plastics, and food products. Beersheba is an...

8) North Africa, campaigns in. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...North Africa, campaigns in, series of military contests for control of North Africa during World War II. The desert war started in 1940 and for more than two years...

9) Nepal. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Kingdom of Nepal, independent kingdom (1995 est. pop. 21,561,000), c.54,000 sq mi (139,860 sq km), central Asia. Landlocked and isolated by the Himalayas, Nepal is...

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