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At first glance this appears strange: of all people, was not America founded by rugged individualists who established a new way of life still inspiring `` undeveloped '' societies abroad??
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At and first
At first they were only feathers and dark indistinguishable faces and bodies, hunched over their horses' heads.
At the first restaurant he sensibly pulled up to go in for his dinner, and as a consequence did not see Cobb strike the open range at the mouth of the canyon and head straight across the swells for Antler.
At first it had been just a romantic dream of his, the same as the idea of finishing Oxford after the war.
At first glance, this hero seems to be more rather than less of an individualist than any of his predecessors.
At this point Mrs. Frances Cupply, one of Wright's handsome daughters by his first wife, came from the house and tried to calm Miriam as she tore down a no visitors sign and smashed the glass pane on another sign with a rock.
At this point a working definition of idea is in order, although our first definition will have to be qualified somewhat as we proceed.
At the height of the first snowstorm we had, it was impossible for me to get medical attention needed during an emergency.
At two thirty he sent Fujimoto to the top of the wall at the northeast corner of the mission to keep an eye on the ridge road and give a signal when he first glimpsed the approach of Kayabashi's party.
At that time consideration will be given to whether in the light of the United States supplies of rice available for Title 1, disposal, India's production, consumption and stocks of food grains, other imports from the United States and countries friendly to the United States, India's storage capacity, and other related factors, any increase would be possible in the portion of the total rice programmed which is currently planned for procurement during the first year.
At first each child should do a kick-up by himself so that the teacher can determine those ready to work alone, and those who need help.
At first the patient felt stronger, and the hemoglobin rose to 13.8 gm., but on Oct. 20, 1958, he complained of `` caving in '' in his knees.
At any rate, Manchester did not lag far behind the first commercial system which was set up in 1844 between Baltimore and Washington.
At the very first, then, Brumidi was required, by the classically pyramidal shape of his central group, to fill in the triangular space above the seated girl on Liberty's right, before starting on the allegorical figures themselves.
At the end of the performance, Dave and Max came out into the brilliantly lit foyer among a surge of gowned and tuxedoed first nighters.
At the Fifteenth Anniversary ( 1896 ) as already quoted, Miss Upton projected with force and eloquence the Spelman of the Future as a college of first rank, with expanding and unlimited horizons.
At and glance
At first glance, Erewhon appears to be a Utopia, yet it soon becomes clear that this is far from the case.
At first glance, the first paper seemed to point out a contradiction between the electrodynamic theory and the relativistic one concerning the calculation of the electromagnetic masses.
At first glance, the three tiers may seem similar to the model-view-controller ( MVC ) concept ; however, topologically they are different.
At first glance, the cover appears to be totally black, but upon close examination it reveals the silhouettes of the World Trade Center towers in a slightly darker shade of black.
At first glance, the UNL seems to be a multilingual machine translation system, i. e., a kind of Interlingua, to which the source texts are converted before being translated into the target languages.
At first glance it appears the savings are limited ; in this case the machine fetches and decodes only a single instruction instead of 1, 000, 000, thereby saving 1, 000, 000 fetches and decodes, perhaps one-fourth of the overall time.
At first glance this is simply a technical difference, replacing quantified laws with equational laws.
At first glance, the last three totals ( for the Pastoral Epistles ) are not out of line with the others.
At first glance he appears to be associated horses but there is also a school of thought that says his name means The Evil One.
At first glance the Original Town of Gridley looks like many towns laid out along new railroads built in central Illinois in the 1850s.
The Tzemach Tzedek cites a question asked by Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Vitebsk: At first glance, this appears to have been mainly a test of Isaac, for he was the one to be giving up his life al kiddush Hashem ( in order to sanctify God ’ s Name ).
At three to seven years into a marriage, it takes increased stimulation to produce the sexual excitation previously obtained by a glance or simple touch.
At first glance, The Black Island ( 1937 – 1938 ) is a simple thriller with Tintin in pursuit of money forgers, with the chase to Scotland giving it a feel of Alfred Hitchcock's movie version of The Thirty-Nine Steps.
At first glance it seems possible to define a / 0 by considering the limit of a / b as b approaches 0.
At first glance, the wagtails appear to be divided into a yellow-bellied group and a white-bellied one, or one where the upper head is black and another where it is usually gray, but may be olive, yellow, or other colours.