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(Encyclopedia) Beeville, city (1990 pop. 13,547), seat of Bee co., S Tex.; settled in the 1830s, inc. 1908. Long a cow town, Beeville is the trade center of an agricultural county. A naval air?


(Encyclopedia) Libertyville, village (1990 pop. 19,174), Lake co., NE Ill., in a lake area; inc. 1882. Paper products and electronic equipment are made. Adlai E. Stevenson had a home there. A naval?

Brown, Paul Eugene

(Encyclopedia) Brown, Paul Eugene, 1908?91, American football coach, b. Norwalk, Ohio, B.A., Miami Univ., 1925, M.A., Ohio State Univ., 1930. After coaching high school teams, he coached Ohio State (?

Harvey, Fred

(Encyclopedia) Harvey, Fred (Frederick Henry Harvey), 1835?1901, Anglo-American entrepreneur and restauranteur, the father of America's hospitality industry, b. London. He sailed to New York?

Granville T. Woods Biography

Granville T. WoodsinventorBorn: 1856Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio. Woods was born in Columbus, Ohio, and later settled in Cincinnati. Largely self-educated, he was awarded more than 60 patents.?

Claude Monet

Claude Monet was a founder and central figure of the 19th century art movement known as Impressionism. Early in his career, Monet painted realistic landscapes, but after the 1870s he focused more on?

My Mother's Courage

Director/Writer/Producer: Michael VerhoevenDirectors of Photography:Michael Epp and Theo BierkensEditor:David FreemanMusic:Julian Nott and Simon VerhoevenProduction Designer:Wolfgang?

Central Station

Director:Walter SallesWriters:Joao Emanuel Carneiro and Marcos BernsteinSony Pictures; R; 115 minutesRelease:11/98Cast:Fernanda Montenegro, Marilia Pera, Vinicius de Oliveira Central Station?

Security a Big Concern in Sochi

Threat of terrorist attacks prompts heightened security measures Sochi Seaport Related Links 2014 Winter Olympics Country Profile: RussiaSochiVladimir Putin The threat of a?

The Eighth Day

Director:Jaco van DormaelWriters:Jaco van Dormeal with Laurette Vankeerberghen and Didier de NeckDirector of Photography:Walther Vanden EndeEditor:Susana RossbergMusic:Pierre van?