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1) Limnos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aegean Sea near Turkey. It is largely mountainous, with areas of fertile lava soil. Fruits, wine, silk, and wheat are produced, sheep and goats are raised, and fish...

2) Gnosticism. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Hellenistic and early Christian eras. The term designates a wide assortment of sects, numerous by the 2d cent. A.D.; they all promised salvation through an occult...

3) Enos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Enos, (eŽnos) (KEY) , in the Bible, son of Seth....

4) Nostradamus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French astrologer and physician, whose real name was Michel de Nostredame. He is reputed to have effected remarkable cures during outbreaks of the plague in S France....

5) llanos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Spanish American term for prairies, specifically those of the Orinoco River basin of N South America, in Venezuela and E Colombia. Shunned by man before the Spanish...

6) Minos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Greek mythology, king of Crete, son of Zeus and Europa. He was the husband of Pasiphae, who bore him Androgeus, Glaucus, Ariadne, and Phaedra. Because Minos failed...

7) Sifnos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aegean Sea; one of the Cyclades. It is a resort area and produces olive oil. In ancient times it had gold and silver mines....

8) Torremolinos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Torremolinos, (toramoleŽnos) (KEY) , town, Malaga prov., S Spain, in Andalusia, on the Mediterranean Sea. It is a very popular resort on the Costa del Sol....

9) Marranos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Marranos, (mraŽnos) (KEY) : see Sephardim....

10) Knossos. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The site was occupied long before 3000 B.C., and it was the center of an important Bronze Age culture. It is from a study of the great palace, as well as other sites...

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