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…Žarko Petan was an extremely prolific writer. He has published more than 60 books in Slovene, and many others in other languages, especially in Croatian. His work has been translated into more than a dozen foreign languages. He died on 2 May 2014.

… museum. As a consultant, he has worked on 12 national and international projects in countries including Croatia, Slovenia, Germany, Serbia, England and Montenegro. He also elaborated approximately a dozen others. These included The Best in…

… 2008 until 2011. In 2012 he became a prorector of the University of Sarajevo.He is an author of three books and of more than a dozen of papers in the fields of monetary policy, fiscal policy and central banking. He also frequently appears as an economic commentator at Al Jazeera Balkans.

…Özek retired from his university career in 2002, although he remained active as a writer. In addition to a dozen books he wrote on matters such as criminal law, freedom of the press and secularism, a festschrift to his honor was published by prominent jurists from Galatasaray University in 2004.

… he produced from the first, to Angkor Wat, are amongst the earliest photographs of that site. Though he died at an early age he managed to make several hundred photographs in just over a dozen years featuring a wide range of subject matter including architecture, landscapes, and studio, ethnographic and genre portraits.

Zone of La Gineste: With its 10 ha in the heart of Rodez, it focuses in trade activities and services dominant to new technologies. A dozen companies are located here, including RM Ingénierie Engineering, ETI, RDS and D’Médica.

… down the gun after some explanations from the old lady, and is offered some soup. When he asks what’s in it, she replies cats (she was a cat lady and there were more than a dozen cats where she lived), threw a spoon at him, then starts to strangle Zombie. He shoots her several times and finally kills her by shooting her in between the eyes.

… frozen and wrapped in garbage bags in the trunk of his car after a meeting in a Brampton meat company. An autopsy showed Sciarrino was shot in the head and chest, and suffered a dozen facial fractures from an ashtray.

Zimbabwe’s well-trained military entered the war as the best-equipped side. In mid-August 1998, the AFZ deployed five or six F-7s, most of the C.212s, at least four Cessna 337G Lynxs, and a dozen or more helicopters, including Alouettes,…

Taizu was not able to make any inroads into the south, which came to be controlled by about a dozen different states over the next few decades during the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period. The rulers in the south largely were nominally submissive to him with the exception of major states Wu and Former Shu.

Chhnang of Cambodia; from there he boarded a small boat, sailing for a dozen days, through Tonle Sap Lake arriving at Yaśodharapura (Angkor Thom), the capital of Cambodia in August.

Zevi Wolmark was born in San Francisco, northern California. He studied acting at the Juilliard School in New York City where he also launched his career performing in off-Broadway shows. By the late 1980s, Wolmark had moved to the big screen. During his career he has appeared in more than a dozen film and TV productions.

… lifes were discovered, one of these is in the Pinacoteca civica of Faenza. Since then, over half a dozen attributions have been made. Some of them had been previously assigned to Arcangelo Resani. Later paintings resemble the style of Carlo Magini.

… and back at Longchamp, September’s 2,400 metres (1½ mile) Prix Vermeille. After stumbling out of the starting gate and losing at least a dozen lengths to the leaders, she came back from last to equal the race record time in winning the Prix Vermeille by two lengths.

Zaoui is a bilingual writer, and has published novels in both French and Arabic. His work has been translated into a dozen languages. Zaoui’s French novel Festin de Mensonges has been translated into English by Frank Wynne. In 2012, his Arabic novel The Goatherd was nominated for the Arabic Booker Prize.

… 104-bed hospital with two operating rooms, adult and pediatric inpatient wards, an infectious disease center (the Thomas J. White Center), an outpatient clinic, a women’s health clinic (Proje Sante Fanm), ophthalmology and general medicine clinics, a laboratory, a pharmaceutical warehouse, a Red Cross blood bank, radiographic services, and a dozen schools.

Zamoyski is a freelance historian and author of over a dozen books, including two major bestsellers, his history of Poland, The Polish Way, and his account of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in 1812. His most recent book, Phantom Terror, The Threat of Revolution and the Repression of Liberty, is a scholarly and provocative study of Europe following the French Revolution and the influences of the Enlightenment. Zamoyski’s books have been translated into more than a dozen languages. His history of Poland has brought knowledge of that country to millions…

… used to modify disease-causing alleles in triplet repeat disorders. Expanded CAG/CTG repeat tracts are the genetic basis for more than a dozen inherited neurological disorders including Huntington’s disease, myotonic dystrophy, and several…

ZEC offers hosting services to four rustic shelters: The Roman, Norman, Réjean and Felton. These cottages are furnished, equipped and fitted with a wood stove. In addition, the ZEC offers a dozen campsite for wild camping.

Z-Maestro is a MIDI and digital audio sequencer designed with a focus on ease of use and power for the Windows platform. Developed by Z-Systems, it has seen over a dozen regular releases spaced two to six months apart.

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