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Thomas Bentley

A detailed biography of Thomas Bentley that includes includes images, quotations and the main facts of his life. GCSE: The Industrial Revolution. A-level - (OCR) (AQA)
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Carved Stone Showing an Ox

This stone shows an ox; a bullock castrated to make it more docile and easier to control. Oxen were vital to farmers. They were used to pull plows, harrows, and heavy loads. From East Lomond Hill, Scotland...
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Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King is probably the most famous person associated with the civil rights movement. King was active from the start of the Montgomery Bus Boycott of 1955 to 1956 until his murder in April 1968. To many Martin Luther King epitomised what the civil rights campaign was all about and he brought massive international cover to the movement.
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Nepal Basic Facts - History

Population 2009 ......................................................... 28,563,000GDP per capita 2008 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$)........... 1,00GDP 2008 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$ billions).............. 31.09Unemployment.....................................................................46 Average annual growth 1991-97Population ( ) .
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History of Artesia, New Mexico

Artesia, located in Eddy County, is a city in southeastern New Mexico. First inhabited in 1903, it is named for the artesian wells that provide water to meet municipal needs as well as irrigation for the surrounding agricultural area.Artesia is the town& 39;s third name. Artesia was incorporated as a city in 1905.
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