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Like Alexander the Great, Ptolemy has studied under Aristotle and staffs the museum with some 100 professors paid by the state.
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Like Pope Innocent III ( 1198 – 1216 ), Pope Gregory IX ( 1227 – 1241 ) and Pope Alexander IV ( 1254 – 1261 ), he was a member of the family of the Conti, counts and dukes of Segni.
Like other senior members of the party, after having no conservative government since Alexander Mair in 1941, Robson had no experience in government, had little interest in policy and alienated many party members by trying to forge a closer alliance with Michael Bruxner's Country Party.
Like Alexander Hamilton, Madison was concerned that enumerating various rights could " enlarge the powers delegated by the constitution.
Like Alexander Pushkin, who was her model in many ways, Akhmatova was intent on conveying worlds of meaning through precise details.
Like Alexander, Kennealy-Morrison bases her character on the mythological Gwydion, but humanizes him through her own creative process.
Like some other groups that assert the lack of clerical titles within the church as narrated in the New Testament, congregations in the Restoration Movement ( i. e., influenced by Barton Warren Stone and Alexander Campbell ), often disdain use of The Reverend and instead use the more generalized designation Brother.
The first was Alexander Kolpakov with " Griada ", after came Sergey Snegov with " Men Like Gods ", among others.
In 2003, Claypool and LaLonde reunited with Alexander and released a DVD / EP, Animals Should Not Try to Act Like People, before touring sporadically through 2009.
Like most Federalists, he supported the fiscal policies of Alexander Hamilton, and helped organize the suppression of the Whiskey Rebellion.
Like some of his contemporaries, Alexander mistakenly remembered the radical Mecklenburg Resolves as being an actual declaration of independence.
Like several other notable engineers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries ( e. g.: Sir William Halcrow, Sir Alexander Gibb ), Binnie founded a firm under his name, which his son William took over on his father's retirement.
Like PiHKAL, the Shulgins were motivated to release the synthesis information as a way to protect the public's access to information about psychedelic compounds, a goal Alexander Shulgin has noted many times.
Other Alexander triumphs included The Second Mrs. Tanqueray, by Pinero ( 1893 ); The Prisoner of Zenda, by Anthony Hope ( 1896 ); As You Like It ( 1896 ); Much Ado About Nothing ( 1898 ); Paolo and Francesca, by Stephen Phillips ( 1902 ); If I were King, by Justin Huntly McCarthy ( 1902 ); Old Heidelberg, by Meyer Forster and Bleichmann ( 1903 ) and His House in Order, by Pinero ( 1906 ), to name only a few of the plays still remembered.
Like Davis, his running mate Alexander H. Stephens of Georgia received all 109 electoral votes in the November 1861 election.
Like the septireme, the deceres (, dekērēs ) is attributed by Pliny to Alexander the Great, and they are present alongside " nines " in the fleet of Antigonus Monophthalmus in 315 BC.
Like Haynes, Alexander, and Tunner, he had been an early selectee of Gen. Robert Olds in the Air Corps Ferrying Command, where he was a group commander.
Like the above, and Marc Alexander, he lost his seat at the 2005 general election when the party's electoral support fell to one third its previous level.
Like his associates, Larry Baldock, Bernie Ogilvy, Paul Adams and Marc Alexander, Smith only served one term before he left Parliament at the New Zealand general election, 2005, given that his party polled only one-third of its previous electoral support.
Like Berlin, Alexander was hoping to found an intelligent Canadian magazine that dealt with world affairs.
Like most of Alexander ’ s siege towers, these were moving artillery platforms, with catapults on the top to clear defenders off the walls, and ballista below to hurl rocks at the wall and attacking ships.
Like several other bands that sing in Belarus, they have expressed their opposition to President Alexander Lukashenko, although they have never mentioned him by name in their lyrics.
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Like all foreign policy developments of this period affecting Afghanistan, the conclusion of the " Great Game " between Russia and Britain occurred without the Afghan ruler's participation.
Like the Great Garden, the Berggarten also consists of several parts, for example the Paradies and the Prairie Garden.
He starred in more than 60 films including Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Mister Roberts ( for which he won the 1955 Best Supporting Actor Academy Award ), Days of Wine and Roses, The Great Race, Irma la Douce, The Odd Couple, Save the Tiger ( for which he won the 1973 Best Actor Academy Award ), The Out-of-Towners, The China Syndrome, Missing ( for which he won ' Best Actor ' at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival ), Glengarry Glen Ross, Grumpy Old Men and Grumpier Old Men.
Like the Great Bear, the tail of the Little Bear may also be seen as the handle of a ladle, hence the name Little Dipper.
Like most other countries, New Zealand was hard hit by the Great Depression of the 1930s, which affected the country via its international trade, with farming export drops then going on to affect the money supply and in turn consumption, investment and imports.
Like Western Lent, Great Lent itself lasts for forty days, but unlike the West, Sundays are included in the count.
Like the other Great Lakes, it was formed by melting ice as the continental glaciers retreated toward the end of the last ice age.
Like all of the Great Lakes, the ecology of Lake Huron has undergone drastic changes in the last century.
Curtis ' comedies include Some Like It Hot ( 1959 ), Sex and the Single Girl ( 1964 ) and The Great Race ( 1965 ), and his dramas included playing the slave Antoninus in Stanley Kubrick's Spartacus ( 1960 ) co-starring Kirk Douglas and Laurence Olivier, The Outsider ( 1961 ), the true story of WW II veteran Ira Hayes, and The Boston Strangler ( 1968 ), in which he played the self-confessed murderer of the film's title, Albert DeSalvo.
Like much of Florida, the Great Depression came early to Pinellas with the collapse of the real estate boom in 1926.
Also in 1998, Pulp collaborated with Patrick Doyle on the song " Like A Friend " for the soundtrack to the film Great Expectations.
Like much of the country, the area struggled through the Great Depression, followed by booming growth after world War II.
Like most other ports along Lake Michigan, St. Joseph saw a huge drop in traffic during the early years of the twentieth century and this was exacerbated by the Great Depression.
Like many other small communities in the Great Plains, it lost its younger residents to cities that were experiencing growth and offering better jobs.
Like many places, Naponee suffered in the Great Depression and major dust storms and flooding of the Republican River in 1935 compounded these woes.
Like other parks of the period, the Great Park was not just used for hunting but was exploited for its wider resources: there are records of charcoal-burning being conducted in the park in 1385, for example.
Like numerous small communities throughout the Great Plains, the 1980s were a devastating time for local main street businesses.
Like many other small towns on the North American Great Plains that were settled in the early 20th century, nearly a century after its founding Tuttle has experienced the closure of many business which has paralleled a population trend of outmigration of young people to larger cities and a subsequent aging of its population.
Like most rural towns, Tatums experienced the crippling effects of the Great Depression, and many residents migrated to urban areas.