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Mountain Geography : A Critique And Field Study.

By: Peattie, Roderick.

...AL FACTORS IN STANDARDS OF LIVING 225 SEASONS IN THE ALPS 228 THE TENOR OF ANDORRAN LIFE 232 APPENDIX A THE METRIC SYSTEM 243 APPENDIX B BIBLIOGRAPHIC... ...H FIELDS ON THE SUNNY SLOPES, VAL D'ISERE, FRENCH ALPS . . 92 29 LIMITS OF CULTURE IN THE VALLEY OF THE DORON, FRENCH ALPS . . 99 CHAPTER v 30 FACTORS... ...160 49 TERRACED FARM IN PROVENCE, FRANCE 160 50 RELATION BETWEEN SLOPE AND CULTURE, CENTRAL FRENCH PYRENEES 166 51 LAND USE IN A CANYON, ANDORRA 166 5... ...igher limits of agriculture on plateaus than on peaked mountains. Thus rye culture is nota- bly higher on the plateau of the Cerdagne in the French Py... ... worked out quantitatively. Anfossi gives a formula for its com- putation. Culture lines, or lines ofhuman occupation and use, are higher on mountains... ...imatic limit of agriculture of one sort or another had been reached by the Andorrans. Matters of accessibility, distance, difficulty of carrying manur... ...areas ofval- ley bottom soil offer excellent pasturage. On these comas the Andorran pastures his own beasts, largely cattle, mares, and young mules. T... ...r pastur- age between the rocks. On the whole, glaciation has improved the Andorran valleys as a place of habitation. The greatest con- tribution the ... ...hay land as against field crops is great. The more hay, the more beasts of Andorran ownership on the uplands. The number of cuttings of grass varies f...

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Andorran art

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Mountain Geography : A Critique and Field Study.

By: Peattie, Roderick.

...AL FACTORS IN STANDARDS OF LIVING 225 SEASONS IN THE ALPS 228 THE TENOR OF ANDORRAN LIFE 232 APPENDIX A THE METRIC SYSTEM 243 APPENDIX B BIBLIOGRAPHIC... ...H FIELDS ON THE SUNNY SLOPES, VAL D'ISERE, FRENCH ALPS . . 92 29 LIMITS OF CULTURE IN THE VALLEY OF THE DORON, FRENCH ALPS . . 99 CHAPTER v 30 FACTORS... ...160 49 TERRACED FARM IN PROVENCE, FRANCE 160 50 RELATION BETWEEN SLOPE AND CULTURE, CENTRAL FRENCH PYRENEES 166 51 LAND USE IN A CANYON, ANDORRA 166 5... ...igher limits of agriculture on plateaus than on peaked mountains. Thus rye culture is nota- bly higher on the plateau of the Cerdagne in the French Py... ... worked out quantitatively. Anfossi gives a formula for its com- putation. Culture lines, or lines ofhuman occupation and use, are higher on mountains... ...imatic limit of agriculture of one sort or another had been reached by the Andorrans. Matters of accessibility, distance, difficulty of carrying manur... ...areas ofval- ley bottom soil offer excellent pasturage. On these comas the Andorran pastures his own beasts, largely cattle, mares, and young mules. T... ...r pastur- age between the rocks. On the whole, glaciation has improved the Andorran valleys as a place of habitation. The greatest con- tribution the ... ...hay land as against field crops is great. The more hay, the more beasts of Andorran ownership on the uplands. The number of cuttings of grass varies f...

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European culture

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... Albanian culture ... ... Andorran culture ... ... Andorran culture ... ... Austrian culture ... ... Austro-Hungarian culture ... ... Balkan culture ... ... Andorran culture ...

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The Incurable Romatic

By: Roderick Peattie

...er find this damned door." If our house was at the edge of this outpost of culture it also stood exactly on the margins of the frontier. Already the c... ... But in the days when Nebraska was still frontier- Garland's Middle Border culture there was a strange mix ture of pioneer crudity and the polite mann... ...sorbing languages and art appreciation with avidity. But Mary's wealth and culture tormented Elia with her poverty and lack of social experience. It w... ...named the act and the scene. I was out of the red. I was a man of literary culture. I spent a year in graduate work at the University of Chicago getti... ...he rushing river that rises in the cool comets^ the cirques, far above the Andorran villages. There was a simple supper in an Andorran inn. It was a s... ...tain sun light: a breakfast of cold stew, hunks of bread, and wine, On the Andorran tables there are no drinking glasses but a single poumi. This is a... ... success. I use the word advisedly. So firmly did I establish myself as an Andorran that I was appointed to an official committee from Las Escaldas to... ... which brings me to a digression. In order to ex plain the structure of an Andorran mountain house I must tell about their stables, and must elaborate... ...the pice de resistance of which was rabbits and wild mushrooms. With every Andorran meal there are two wines and two liqueurs, free. My rather vague m...

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Culture of Andorra

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...gnificant and easily identifiable contribution to the conglomerate of Catalan culture . Literature Two writers renowned in Catalonia and the re... ...ere eliminated in the semi finals as well. The single most important event in Andorran cultural life is the Escaldes-Engordany international jazz ... ... feast of Saint Stephen (Sant Esteve), patron saint of Andorra la Vella . Andorrans tend to celebrate their feasts gladly and loudly. Media An...

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Étude sur la Condition des Populations Rurales du Roussillon au Moyen ƒge

By: Brutails, Jean Auguste, 1859-1926

...r les coutumes andor- ranes : issus tous les deux du droit catalan, le droit andorran et le droit roussillonnais se ressemblaient beaucoup autrefois; ... ... causes produisent encore sous nos yeux un résultat identique : les notaires andorrans n'ont garde d'omettre ces renon- ciations dans les instruments ... ...es cou- tumes locales et l'inspiration de son bon sens : voilà le vrai droit andorran. Si l'affaire va en appel, elle est portée devant des gra- dués,... ... Puig, reprit le Manual Digest et en tira son Politar. Esprit étroit et sans culture, A. Puig s'arrête au côté matériel des cho- ses, règle la place d... ...marclie des événements el le développement des institutions dans les vallées andorranes. Le Conseil ne manque pas de le feuilleter dans les cas diflic... ...e feuilleter dans les cas difliciles et d'en tirer argu- ment; pour tout bon Andorran, le PoU- tar est la loi et les Prophètes. «• C'est leur Talmudn,... ...t; les aprisions. — État relalivenient favorisé de la montagne. — La mise en culture du pays; les moines. — L'étendue des friches a-t-elle diminué dep... ...atiqué dans le sol des saignées pour dessécher les marécages, les réduire en culture et surtout pour faire disparaître, avec leurs eaux croupissantes,... ...ent sur les propriétés riveraines''"'. Mais des étangs qu'ils ont réduits en culture, le [)lus considérable, si l'on en juge par les sommes qu'il leur...

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Jaume Bartumeu

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...Jaume Bartumeu Cassany (born 10 November 1954) is an Andorran lawyer and politician, who served as head of government from 2009 ... ....lavanguardia.es/internacional/noticias/20090603/53716489068/el-parlamento-andorrano-proclama-a-jaume-bartumeu-nuevo-jefe-de-gobierno.htmlhttp://www.a... ...al Council, head of the Social-Democrat parliamentary group. Member of the Andorran delegation to the Council of Europe from 2004 to 2008.1993-2001 : ... ...al Council, head of the Nova Democracia parliamentary group. Member of the Andorran delegation to the Council of Europe from 1995 to 2001.1992-1993 : ... ...Minister of Finance, Commerce and Industry. Other positionsFounder of the Culture and Human rights commission of the Andorran Bar Association in 1983... ... Other positionsFounder of the Culture and Human rights commission of the Andorran Bar Association in 1983.Member of the Andorran Bar Council between...

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Proceedings Second Series : Volume 3

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

...aste islands and archipelagos. That many structures pointing to an earlier culture akin to, if not identical with, our Cromlech and Dolmen building ra... ...s the name Carlovingian Tythe. " From his reign, to that of Henry IV,, the Andorrans were tributary to, and feudatories of, the Counts of Foix and Bea... ...ways a Frenchman nominated by the French sovereign, for life, the other an Andorran, named by the Bishop of Urgel, for three years ; they have the pri... ...o appoints the clergy. "All the corn raisedmust be sold in the valley; the Andorrans are allowed to bring in from France free of duty a fixed annual a... .... I may here mention that the town of * Urgel ' is always spoken of by the Andorrans as * La Seu,' i.e. e Sedes ' or ' The See,' the term which we our... ...rm which we ourselves use to imply the district subject to a bishop. " The Andorrans are very proud of their independence, and in their national song ...

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Index of Andorra-related articles

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...rra national football team - Andorra national rugby union team - Andorra - Andorran Cup - Andorran Democratic Centre - Andorran diner - Andorran euro ... ... Cup - Andorran Democratic Centre - Andorran diner - Andorran euro coins - Andorran First Division - Andorran Football Federation - Andorran parliamen... ...n - Andorran Football Federation - Andorran parliamentary election, 2001 - Andorran parliamentary election, 2005 - Andorran Workers' Union - Area of A... ... Constitution of Andorra - Consulate of the Sea - Council of Europe (CE) - Culture of Andorra - Currency of Andorra D ... ... - FC Encamp - FC Rànger's - FC Santa Coloma - Federació Andorrana de Rugby - Flag of Andorra - Football in Andorra - Foreign relati... ... Lists - Airports in Andorra - List of Andorrans - Birds of Andorra - List of birds on stamps of Andorra (French) ... ...ference Culture and the arts ... ... Constitution of Andorra - Consulate of the Sea - Council of Europe (CE) - Culture of Andorra - Currency of Andorra D ... ...ference Culture and the arts ...

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A Picked Company; Being a Selection from the Writings of H. Belloc

By: Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953

...ture, since it is not every day that one meets upon a lonely down a man of culture, in rags and happy. I there- fore took the bridle right off my hors... ...vide a complete course of unlearning the wretched tags with which the sham culture of our great towns has filled us. For instance, of Barbary—the lion... ...ust cross these hills if ever we were to see the secluded and little-known Andorrans. For the Andorrans live in a sort of cup fenced in on every side ... ...ed. The way we had come led nowhere ; there were no houses and no men. The Andorrans whom we were about to visit have no communication northward with ... ...in their 84 A PICKED COMPANY own tongue the next day to the imperturbable Andorrans. It was as though a school of engineers had been turned on here f... ...soned thus (and reasoned rightly as it turned out) : " The tall and silent Andorrans in a fit of energy must have begun this road, though later in ano... ...n : " We are over the watershed, and beneath us, miles beneath us, are the Andorrans." When by the continuance of the fall of the land we were certain... ...e ; An heir of English earth let English earth receive." He had heard that Culture of Boston, Mass., U.S.A., paid more for verse than any other review... ...r, calHng the gem " Immortahty," and waiting for the answer. The editor of Culture is a businesslike man, who reads his Enghsh mail on the quay at New...

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Music of Andorra

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...e contrapàs and marratxa, which survive in Sant Julià de Lòria especially. Andorran folk music has similarities to the music in nearby regions of Fran... ...in character, especially in the presence of dances like the sardana. Other Andorran folk dances include contrapàs in Andorra la Vella and Saint Anne's... ... References ^ "For Culture Lovers". FEVA. Retrieved September 28, 2005.  ... ...MIDI samples of traditional music from the Iberian peninsula Includes some Andorran folksongs collected by Palmira Jaquetti. ... ... Culture ... ...Articles with dead external links from November 2010 Andorran music All stub articles ...

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A Picked Company : Being a Selection from the Writings of H. Belloc

By: Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953

... vide a complete course of imleaming the wretched tags with which the sham culture of our great towns has filled us. For instance, of Barbary—the lion... ...must cross these hiUs if ever we were to see the secluded and little-known Andorrans. For the Andorrans live in a sort of cup fenced in on every side ... ...ed. The way we had come led nowhere ; there were no houses and no men. The Andorrans whom we were about to visit have no communication northward with ... ...in their 84 A PICKED COMPANY own tongue the next day to the imperturbable Andorrans. It was as though a school of engineers had been turned on here f... ...easoned thus (and reasoned rightly as it turned out) : "The taU and silent Andorrans in a fit of energy must have begun this road, though later in ano... ...n : " We are over the watershed, and beneath us, miles beneath us, are the Andorrans." When by the continuance of the fall of the land we were certain... ...ve ; An heir of English earth let Enghsh earth receive." He had heard that Culture of Boston, Mass., U.S.A., paid more for verse than any other review... ... calling the gem " Immortality," and waiting for the answer. The editor of Culture is a businesslike man, who reads his Enghsh mail on the quay at New... ...engraving, printed also in gold, and iimning as follows : — "The editor of Culture regrets that he is unable to accept the enclosed contribution ; it ...

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Constitution of Andorra

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...lity of Andorra. It was adopted on 2 February 1993 and given assent by the Andorran people in a referendum on 14 March 1993. According to the Constitu... ... Preamble 1.1 Andorran sovereignty 1.2 Rights ... ... Rights and Freedoms 1.3 Andorrans' obligations 1.4 Guara... ... Contents Preamble The Andorran Constitution's preamble reads : The ... ...f basic individual rights, which, even if they have always been present in Andorran society and respected thereby, were not the object of true regulat... ... Culture ...

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The New International Year Book A Compendium Of The World S Progress For The Year 1933

By: Frank H. Vizetelly

...STRUCTION AND EDITORIAL WORK, EXTENSION SERVICE, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRI- CULTURE. ANTHROPOLOGY (WITH ETHNOLOGY) LESLIE SPIER, PH.D., RESEARC... ...HORTICULTURIST, OFFICE OF EXPERIMENT STA- TIONS, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRI- CULTURE. FRENCH LITERATURE ALBERT SCHINZ, PH.D., PROFESSOR OF ROMAN... ...rsity. During this period he was formulating the tenets of the Society for Ethical Culture, which he founded on his return to New York City in 1876 an... ...e new forest products laboratory, erected by the United States Department of Agri- culture at the University of Wisconsin at a cost of $800,000, provi... ...oard was dissolved Sept. 30, 1933. CANADA. Research in the various fields of agri- culture continued to go forward at the several Provincial colleges ... ..., 5231 in 1924; capital, Andorra-la- Vieja a village of about 700 inhabitants. The Andorrans who speak Catalan are governed by a council of 24 elected... ...ing a tourist centre of Andorra, the Catalan state was reported to have loaned the Andorran council 10,000 pesetas to build a casino, modern- ize the ... ...government in Andorra, was ordered exiled. The Council, sup- ported by the aroused Andorrans, refused to re- sign. The French government, interested i...

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Andorra

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... Ethnic groups ([1]) 36.6% Andorran 33.0% Spanish 16.3% Portuguese 6.... ... Demonym Andorran Government ... ...th currencies, however, remained legal tender until 2002. Small amounts of Andorran diners (divided into 100 centim) were minted after 1982. ... ... Media and telecommunications 13 Culture 14 Sports 15 ... ...y derive from the Basque handia whose meaning is "big" or "giant".[12] The Andorran toponymy shows evidence of Basque language in the area. Another th... ...dition holds that Charles the Great (Charlemagne) granted a charter to the Andorran people in return for fighting against the Moors. Overlordship of t... ...es Andorra retained its medieval institutions and rural culture largely unchanged during this period. In 1866, a Council General of... ...ewspapers. There is also an amateur radio society.[68] Culture And... ... The official and historic language is Catalan. Thus the culture is Catalan, with its own specificity. Andorra i...

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The New International Year Book a Compendium of the World S Progress for the Year 1933

By: Frank H. Vizetelly

...STRUCTION AND EDITORIAL WORK, EXTENSION SERVICE, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRI- CULTURE. ANTHROPOLOGY (WITH ETHNOLOGY) LESLIE SPIER, PH.D., RESEARC... ...HORTICULTURIST, OFFICE OF EXPERIMENT STA- TIONS, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRI- CULTURE. FRENCH LITERATURE ALBERT SCHINZ, PH.D., PROFESSOR OF ROMAN... ...rsity. During this period he was formulating the tenets of the Society for Ethical Culture, which he founded on his return to New York City in 1876 an... ...e new forest products laboratory, erected by the United States Department of Agri- culture at the University of Wisconsin at a cost of $800,000, provi... ...oard was dissolved Sept. 30, 1933. CANADA. Research in the various fields of agri- culture continued to go forward at the several Provincial colleges ... ..., 5231 in 1924; capital, Andorra-la- Vieja a village of about 700 inhabitants. The Andorrans who speak Catalan are governed by a council of 24 elected... ...ing a tourist centre of Andorra, the Catalan state was reported to have loaned the Andorran council 10,000 pesetas to build a casino, modern- ize the ... ...government in Andorra, was ordered exiled. The Council, sup- ported by the aroused Andorrans, refused to re- sign. The French government, interested i...

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Fundació Ramon Llull

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... organization constituted in 2008 in order to promote Catalan language and culture internationally.[1] Its members are the following institutions from... ...head of government of Andorra, Jaume Bartumeu. The vice presidents are the Andorran Minister of Public Affairs, of Economic Development, Tourism, Cult... ...the Andorran Minister of Public Affairs, of Economic Development, Tourism, Culture and Universities, Juli Minoves Triquell and the Vice President of t... ... Greece: Center for the Greek language; Hellenic Foundation for Culture ... ... CS1 Catalan-language sources (ca) Andorran culture Balearic culture ... ... CS1 Catalan-language sources (ca) Andorran culture Balearic culture Catala... ...lture Balearic culture Catalan culture Valencian culture Found... ...head of government of Andorra, Jaume Bartumeu. The vice presidents are the Andorran Minister of Public Affairs, of Economic Development, Tourism, Cult... ... CS1 Catalan-language sources (ca) Andorran culture Balearic culture ...

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International Whitaker

... time and extend to the present dav. They are periods, not of time, but of culture, and are of local application only. The terms in use are : — 1. Eol... ...under the joint suzerainty of France and the Spanish Bishop of Urgel.* The Andorrans are all Roman Catholics. The people are virile and independent, e... ... is a native of the department of Ariege ; the Bishop's viguier must be an Andorran, holds office for three years, and is eligible for reappointment. ... ...cept that in the south the general conditions are more favourable to agri- culture, while in the extreme north there is a long and rigorous winter fro... ...ndia Islands, while the mountainous districts are especially suited to the culture of coffee, and tropical fruits may be grown throughout the Republic... ...llequippedandwellattended. Technical Education is highly efficient, horti- culture and agriculture being a feature of special schools. There are State... ...xcellency the Governor presides.) Prime Minister, Minister of Lands, Agri- culture, Labour, Industries and Com- merce, Commissioner of State Forests, ...

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Economy of Andorra

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...gh less than 2% of the land is arable, agriculture was the mainstay of the Andorran economy until the upsurge in tourism. Sheep raising has been the p... ...from the farmers’ homes. Tobacco, the most distinctive Andorran crop, is grown on the best lands. Andorran tobacco is usually mixe... ...ther service industries, sheep raising was the basis of Andorra’s economy. Andorran mules are still greatly prized. Cattle, sheep, and goats are raise... ...he summer, and the Spanish-owned animals in particular are looked after by Andorran shepherds. On their way back to their native land, many of the ani... ...ines. Mining For hundreds of years, Andorran iron ore deposits in the valley of Ordino and in many of the mount... ... Culture ...

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The North American Review : Volume 238

...empt to force-feed the month, one letter to the editor, one trip masses with culture seems more like an to Washington, and so on. They should, indicat... ...fe of native American product, the purest my old grammar school principal (a culture we ever developed here, and Deerfield Puritan) were: how could a ... ... manner, the promised assistance to agri- choosing between a permanently sub culture will not be forthcoming and sidized agriculture and mutual tariff... ...e rootless ones who never knew is a trilogy, as if the choice of a broad the culture of Old Russia are better off canvas were of equal importance with... ...Negro stories that have Shakespearean and the popular concep- crept into our culture by way of Uncle tion, and that Henry VII was the villain Remus, a... ...this year. Theban eva, promulgated a law this year which is directed against Andorran news pub- authorizes the Federal Government to lished in Spanish...

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Foreign relations of Andorra

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... References ^ "Adresses of the Andorran diplomatic missions". Government of Andorra - Ministry of Foreign ... ...gn Affairs (Catalan)/(Spanish)/(English)/(French) Andorran Embassy in Brussels, Belgium (Catalan)/(F... ...n Embassy in Brussels, Belgium (Catalan)/(French) Andorran Embassy in Paris, France (French) Embassy... ... Culture ...

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The Races of Europe ; An Account Which Removes the Padlock of Technicality from the Absorbing Story of the Mixture of Peoples in the Most Densely Populated Continent

By: Grosvenor, Edwin A. (Edwin Augustus), 1845-1936

... of men who two thousand years ago were the custodians of the world's art, culture, and science, these peasants, uncouth in appearance yet friendly an... ...Keppel, and innumerable more. Zurich and Geneva have since been centers of culture, but the three Forest Cantons are the synonyms of heroism and liber... ...Spanish, the medium and the test of literary excellence. They are haughty, cultured, lovers of the arts. The knightly Admiral Cervera was a Castilian.... ...arinesi are the racial brothers of the Italians who surround them, and the Andorrans are similarly of the same blood and language as the Span- iards w...

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History of the Jews in Andorra

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... Culture ... ... History of the Jews in Europe Andorran people by religion All stub articles ... ... Culture ... ... History of the Jews in Europe Andorran people by religion All stub articles ...

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Educational Film Guide (1953).

By: Wilson, H. W., Firm Publishers.; Cook, Dorothy Elizabeth, 1890, Editor; Krahn, Frederic A., Editor; Antonini, Josephine S., Ed

...eur; excerpt (anthrax sequence) 589.9 Anthropology Bathing babies in three cultures 301.427 Brotherhood of man 573 Easter Island 919.7 First days in t... ...919.23 Bali today 919.23 A Balinese family 301.427 Bathing babies in three cultures 301.427 Ceremonies in Bali 919.23 Childhood rivalry in Bali and Ne... ... 677 Bath. England Day with English children 914.2 BATHING BABIES IN THREE CULTURES 301.427 BATHING THE BED PATIENT 610.73 BATHING THE PATIENT: HOME C... ...from desert to farm 631.8 California and its natural resources 917.94 Date culture in the United States 634.6 Dates 634.6 A fortune in two old trunks ... ...PEARL OF THE ORIENT 915.48 Cezanne, Paul La provence de Cezanne 759.4 Chad culture (Africa) People of the Chad 916.72 CHAIN OF ASEPSIS 17 Chain stores... ... republic. Andorra is a pastoral country where the simple primitive of the Andorran peasant offers an interesting picture of life as it was many years...

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History of Andorra

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... Andorran claims it is the last independent survivor of the Marca Hispanica,... ...hristian France. Tradition holds that Charlemagne granted a charter to the Andorran people in return for their fighting the Moors. In the 9th century,... ... In 1793, the French revolutionary government refused the traditional Andorran tribute as smacking of feudalism and renounced its suzerainty, des... ...macking of feudalism and renounced its suzerainty, despite the wish of the Andorrans to enjoy French protection and avoid being under exclusively Span... ...e Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon restored the co-principality in 1806 after the Andorrans petitioned him to do so. French title to the principality subsequ... ... Culture ...

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Sholl S Humanitome

By: Clarence Vreeland Sholl

... Mind (B) 95 Natural Power of Mind (B-a) (Sanity, Intelligence, etc.) 227 95 Culture of Mind (B-b) (Knowledge, Ignorance) 233 98 Good andBadMind 99 Kn... ... 229 Bad Qualities Insanity 230 Stupidity 231 Feeblemindedness 231 Folly 232 Culture (B-b) Knowledge 233 Ignorance 234 PART ONE (Of Book Two) MIND IN ... ...tless unthinking, unwise unsagacious. witless For opposite*!, See 229. (B-b) CULTURE OFMIND 233 Knowledge See also 893 Teacher. nouns accomplishment a... ...tance acquirement acquisition attainment certainty knowledgefrom experience. culture acculture, kultur. education schooling, training, gnosiology the ... ...ighest student. virtuoso artist. adjectives academic accomplished cultivated cultured educable capable of education. educated schooled. encyclopedic e... ...-8. Albanian; Albania (King,) ; 812-22. Alsatian; Alsatia(Fr.) ; 812-26, 31. Andorran; Andorra(Fr.Sp.) ; 812-26. Austrian; Austria (Rep.) ; 812-31. Ba...

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Telecommunications in Andorra

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...ndorra, including mobile, data and Internet is operated exclusively by the Andorran national telecommunications company, Andorra Telecom, formerly kno... ...y Televisió Digital Terrestre (TDT), which as well as broadcasting the one Andorran channel, broadcasts channels from Spain and France. [1] ... ... Culture ...

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Revue Encyclopedique : Tome 17 Jan-Mar

... mens successii's , leiirs irresistibles progres qui ont dcja fnii disparailre des cultures et des habitations. Apres avoir aciieve Tesquisse des beau... ...ns que la nature lui a prodigues. Les cultivateurs ne manqueront nulle part, si la culture est protegee, ou seu- lemeutpermise. Ferry. SCIENCES MORAL... ...h.Pein, a cunsacrc a retracer les avantagcs, ks piogrfes et les besoins de I'agri- culture , ce recucil nous offre le compte rendu, par M. le docteurP... ... details suivans sur la situation , au i«' septembre 1822 , des elablis- semena de culture libra sur la rive gauche du fleuvc. Oiize graudes plan- tat... ...vien- nenl d'6lre failes, et vont recevoir aussi des plantations de cotonniers. La culture de I'indigo et de plusieurs aulres plantes equinoxiales a t... ..., ou quinze litres de vin , quon buvait sur la place publique. On remarque que les Andorrans n'ont jamais gagne la partie. On leur donnait un repas , ... ...s nous ne nous arreterons pas, rappellent bicn la simplicite des anciens tems. Les Andorrans ne payaient point d'imposilions ; ils affer- maicnt les m...

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Transport in Andorra

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...o France's TGVs at Toulouse, runs within 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) of the Andorran border. One station in France is connected by bus to Andorra la Ve... ...vate bus companies are Autocars Nadal, Camino Bus, Cooperativa Interurbana Andorrana, Eurolines, Hispano Andorrana, and Novatel.[6] ... ... Culture ...

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Musée des Variétés Littéraires; Volume: 2

...e sont les C^phaloniens qui reunis- sent le plus de connaissances. A cette culture de I'esprit se joint, chez les habitans d'Argostoli, une hospilalit... ...I'etude de I'antiquite, sinon des preuves, du moins des probabilites de la culture du paysage par les artistes grecs. Le peuple qui pla9ait Apollon et... ...cute par des aitistes Grers. Cette mosaique suffirait seule pour prouverla culture du paysage dans les ^coles antiques. La peinture histori- que nous ... ... la cote de I'ouest, le long du canal de Viscardo, on ne voit ni traces de culture ni vestiges d'habita- tion. Deux moulins a vent seule- ment sont pl... ...ie d'epines en fleurs. Ce joli lieu ne se distingue des champs que par une culture plus soignee, des arbres fruiliers mieux choisis et quel- ques rout... ...ze litres de vin, qu'on buvait sur la place publique. On re- luarquequeles Andorrans n'ontjamais gagne la partie. On leur doiinait un repas, le soir d... ...ous arreterons pas, rapptlletit bien la simplicity des an- ciens tems. Les Andorrans ne payaient point d'impositions : ils affermaient les mon- tagnes...

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Ibero-American Summit

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...ctober 22, 2007. ^ International Relations, Andorran Chamber of Commerce. Accessed on line October 22, 2007. ... ... Foreign relations of Portugal Lusophone culture Intergovernmental organizations ... ...ctober 22, 2007. ^ International Relations, Andorran Chamber of Commerce. Accessed on line October 22, 2007. ... ... Foreign relations of Portugal Lusophone culture Intergovernmental organizations ...

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The New International Year Book A Compendium Of The World S Progress For The Year 1938

By: Frank H VizetellyCharles Earle Funk

...Willem van de Wall ; Women in Two Worlds, by Mary L. Ely and Eve Chapell; Man-Made Culture, by Frank Ernest Hill; The Public Library A People's Univer... ...maining areas in the world which is still occupied by tribes with a pure Stone-Age culture. Another American flight, less individualistic in tone yet ... ...178, 1933) ; C. B. Smith, Boys' and Girls' 4-H Club Work (U.S. Department of Agri- culture, Miscellaneous Circular 77, 1935) ; Organ- isation of 4-H C... ... an increase in 1937, was reported during the year by the U.S. Department of Agri- culture. This was the third consecutive year of an increase over th... ...rends in agriculture in foreign countries which affected or might affect the agri- culture of the United States, especially in world trade, included r... ...rs, with supply packs, crossed into Andorra to pro- vide food for the refugees and Andorrans whose supply was nearly exhausted. Consult Karl Loewenste...

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Andorra la Vella

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... Demonym Andorran andorrà, andorrana (ca) ... ... Demographics and language 5 Sights and culture 6 Economy 7 ... ...6] Demographics and language Native Andorrans, who are ethnically Catalan, account for only a third (33%) of th... ... 218 Sights and culture Sant Esteve Chu... ... Notable people The Andorran ski mountaineers Joan Vilana Díaz and Sophie Dusautoir Bertrand we...

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The New International Year Book a Compendium of the World S Progress for the Year 1938

By: Frank H. Vizetelly; Charles Earle Funk

...Willem van de Wall ; Women in Two Worlds, by Mary L. Ely and Eve Chapell; Man-Made Culture, by Frank Ernest Hill; The Public Library A People's Univer... ...maining areas in the world which is still occupied by tribes with a pure Stone-Age culture. Another American flight, less individualistic in tone yet ... ...178, 1933) ; C. B. Smith, Boys' and Girls' 4-H Club Work (U.S. Department of Agri- culture, Miscellaneous Circular 77, 1935) ; Organ- isation of 4-H C... ... an increase in 1937, was reported during the year by the U.S. Department of Agri- culture. This was the third consecutive year of an increase over th... ...rends in agriculture in foreign countries which affected or might affect the agri- culture of the United States, especially in world trade, included r... ...rs, with supply packs, crossed into Andorra to pro- vide food for the refugees and Andorrans whose supply was nearly exhausted. Consult Karl Loewenste...

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Sud Radio

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... France Culture ... ... Radio stations in France Communications in Andorra Andorran media Radio st...

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On Nothing and Kindred Subjects

By: Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953

...st il- legible, and had all the appearance of what an honest citizen of some culture might write to one hurriedly about some personal matter. I notice... ...an when he comes over the Saldeu into the simple and secluded Republic ofthe Andorrans. Then, again, the Germans in their idioms have flashed it out, ...

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Catalan mythology about witches

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...Girona In Catalan popular culture, there are a large number of legends about witches (Catalan: bruixe... ...he music of a demon, or a cavalcade of demons, with wooden flute and drum. Andorran witches also supposedly gathered at the summits of Font Argent and... ...ith demons of the opposite sex. Before this gathering, Andorran witches were required to fast and to sleep, but they sleep with on...

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Bulletin Hispanique : Vol. 23

... de mystérieyx voyages en Turquie, en Egypte, en Asie, en Laponie, une haute culture qui le mettait en rapport avec les savants étrangers, enfin les f... ...certain notnbrc de théories relatives au romance, dont il fit la fortune. La culture arabe, infusée aux civilisations naissantes du Midi de l'Europe, ... ...es bibliothèques. Ce détail tout matériel n'est pas sans importance poui- la culture intellectuelle, non plus que celui de la reliure, qui, habillant ... ...atent en une tempête harmonieuse et puissante; ou bien, c'est le bouillon de culture où toutes les germinations s'enlr'aident, où elles 1. P. n6. 290... ... comte d'Urgel, fait donation à l'Evêque de tous ses droits dans les vallées andorranes ; il concède aux habitants «en l'honneur dudit comte et de ceu... ...de mes vassaux et de mes successeurs. En d'autres termes, Armengaud cède aux Andorrans, non pas le domaine utile sur leur territoire,— à qui aurait-il... ... échappe à M. de Los Rios. Nous apprenons en passant,^ qu'il existe chez les Andorrans « un désir profond » de supprimer les tribunaux civils de terce... ... et de la propriété des biens domaniaux. J'avais fait observer jadis que les Andorrans ne produisent pas de titre et que le problème doit être, en con... ... paroisse et même auGonseil général. M, de Los Kios peut en oj^oire le vieil Andorran que je suis: les « pratiques séculaires» ouplutqlles prétenlions...

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Geography of Andorra

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...re is no historical record of any damaging earthquakes in Andorra, but the Andorran government has studied the possibility of a future one.[3] ... ...-Luchon (France) was widely felt in Andorra, causing public alarm.[19] The Andorran Government has studied the possibility of a damaging earthquake in... ...ndorre. (French) ^ Atlas of Andorra (1991), Andorran Government. ISBN 99913-9-063-4. (Catalan) ... ... Culture ...

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European microstates

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...the early second millennium, except for the Liechtensteiner throne and the Andorran status as a diarchy being created in the 17th century. Microstates... ...ste, 1947–1954 (now divided between Italy, Slovenia, and Croatia) Popular culture A 1955 novel called The Mouse That Roared by Irish-American writer ...

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Catalan people

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...blished Latin as the official language and imparted a distinctly Roman culture upon the local population, which merged with Roman colonists from t... ...lonia politically to the fate of the new Spanish kingdom, while a regional culture continued to survive and thrive. Some sporadic regional unrest led... ...ish colonial period and in the years following the Spanish Civil War . Culture and society Described by author Walter Starkie in The Road to S... ...or their online communications or promote the different aspects of Catalan culture online. Traditional clothes The traditional dress (now, practica... ...onia History of Catalonia Catalan myths and legends Valencian people Andorran people Nationalities of Spain Spanish people *Balcells, Albert ... ...s US Library of Congress Country Studies: The Catalans Catalans, World Culture Encyclopedia Ethnologue for Catalan language Lletra. Catalan Lit...

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Denarius

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... Use in the Bible 5 In popular culture 6 See also 7 ... ...ould feed three people for one day's wages. In popular culture The silver denarius is one of the two main units... ... Andorran diner (commemorative) ...

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Macedonian denar

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... Culture ... ... Andorran diner (commemorative) ...

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Women in Europe

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... Popular culture ... ...e equal rights under the laws of the Principality of Andorra. Politically, Andorran women won 15 seats during their country's parliamentary election o... ... elected a "majority female legislature". Among the problems that confront Andorran women at present are the existence of violence against them, the a... ... Due to the patriarchal nature of traditional Armenian culture and society,[5] women in Armenia are normally expected to be virtuo... ...haracter of women in Poland have been shaped by the history of Poland, the culture of Poland, and the politics of Poland.[26] They belong to the group... ... England are women who live in or are from England. The A Guide to English Culture and Customs described the English women of the United Kingdom to be... ...e each couple may have their "own arrangement".[34] As part of the English culture, social drinking is acceptable for women.[34] N... ...e equal rights under the laws of the Principality of Andorra. Politically, Andorran women won 15 seats during their country's parliamentary election o... ... elected a "majority female legislature". Among the problems that confront Andorran women at present are the existence of violence against them, the a...

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Outline of painting

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...sh; Western movement that created inspiration from the "classical" art and culture of Ancient Greece or Ancient Rome. Romanticism – Baroque p... ... a social revolt against racism, the Harlem Renaissance exalted the unique culture of African-Americans and redefined African-American expression. Im... ... It used the images and techniques of mass media, advertising, and popular culture, often in an ironic way. Works of Warhol, Lichtenstein, and Oldenbu... ...and the Surrealists before them to supersede the categorization of art and culture as separate activities and to transform them into part of everyday ... ...n art Somalian art South African art Albanian art Algerian art Andorran art Angolan art Argentine art Armenian art Bahamian art ...

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Elective monarchy

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...ms 4.2 In popular culture 5 See also 6 ... ...orra falls to the democratically elected President of France. However, the Andorran authorities or people have no say in the election of the President... ...f the three regions who are elected. In popular culture The governmental system on the planet of Naboo i...

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Purple

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...6.6 Mourning 7 In culture and society 7.1 Asian cul... ... of the century, with Feminism in the 1970s, and with the psychedelic drug culture of the 1960s. In the early 20th century, purple... ... of light. For this reason it is called a non-spectral color. It exists in culture and art, but not, in the same way that violet does, in optics. It i... ...med with black. This is rarely practiced today.[60] In culture and society Asian culture ... ...ormer Romanian Liga I clubs FC Politehnica Timișoara and FC Argeș Pitești, Andorran Primera Divisió club CE Principat, German club Tennis Borussia Ber... ...Perkin’s Mauve: Ancestor of the Organic Chemical Industry". Technology and Culture 31 (1): 51–82.   ^ D.A. Bryant ...

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Schengen Area

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...onaco and San Marino are negotiating an Association Agreement with the EU. Andorran ambassador to Spain Jaume Gaytán has said that he hopes that the a... ...EA/Swiss citizens who are exempt from the visa requirement).[135] Although Andorran and San Marinese citizens are not EU or EEA citizens, they are non... ...rder guard at external border crossing points. For example, France exempts Andorran and Monégasque nationals, holders of residence permits and family ... ... Culture ... ... Capital of Culture ... ... Culture ... ...onaco and San Marino are negotiating an Association Agreement with the EU. Andorran ambassador to Spain Jaume Gaytán has said that he hopes that the a... ...EA/Swiss citizens who are exempt from the visa requirement).[135] Although Andorran and San Marinese citizens are not EU or EEA citizens, they are non... ... Culture ...

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Catalan language

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...cial language.[5] Since the promulgation of the 1993 constitution, several Andorranization policies have been enforced, like Catalan medium education.... ...gn state where Catalan is the national and the sole official language. The Andorrans speak a Western Catalan variety. ... ...tes in Valencian uses this standard, except the Royal Academy of Valencian Culture (Acadèmia de Cultura Valenciana, RACV), which uses for Valencian an... ...er than linguistics defends the position of the Royal Academy of Valencian Culture (Acadèmia de Cultura Valenciana, RACV), which uses for Valencian a ... ... Andorra: Sociolinguistic data from Andorran Government, 1999. Arago... ...nterc@t, set of electronic resources for learning the Catalan language and culture Learn Catalan!, an introduction for the Ca...

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Foreign relations of Romania

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...nia. The diplomatic representation of Andorra in Romania is handled by the Andorran embassy in Vienna, Austria. ... ... Culture ...

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