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…Šumperk was a significant centre of the textile industry throughout the Austria-Hungary, interwar and Communist eras. Communist rule nationalised every company in Šumperk and united them into a small number of large entities with low productivity. The Communist administrators also supported the development of metalworking industry in the town.

Horvat tried to convince people brought by Šević to Slavo-Serbia to move to his New Serbia, but his attempts failed and only a small number of people moved using small boats to float downstream on the Dnieper.

…Þorláksson, together with a small number of other artists including his contemporary Ásgrímur Jónsson, confronted and portrayed the landscape of their country on its terms and through Icelandic eyes, rather than through the conventions—and…

…Çamlıkoy, formerly known as Kastro, is a small village on the Black Sea coast, popular for walking and picnics. There is a forested area of national park here too. There are a small number of holiday homes.

Zumalacárregui received news that Lorenzo was still not aware of the Carlist advance; Lorenzo remained at Los Arcos. Zumalacárregui would send a small number of troops to attack Salvatierra (Agurain), 10 km east of Alegría de Álava.

Mohamedou Ould Slahi, classified as a high-profile detainee. Slahi was one of a small number of Guantanamo prisoners for whom Secretary of Defense authorized the use of so-called extended interrogation techniques in this period. Legal scholars and…

Zuhair Fayez Partnership was established in 1975 as Zuhair Fayez and Associates and started with a small number of professional architects, engineers, planners, and support staff. The growing number of commissions and projects eventually prompted the organization to open an office in London to meet the demand.

Zoonotic disease is known to occur in a small number of exotic pets. For carnivores like raccoons and foxes, rabies is the main concern, though any animal born in captivity does not carry any of these diseases, contrary to popular belief…

Zharu Valley is the home of tourism in Jiuzhaigou. The valley has recently been opened to a small number of tourists wishing to go hiking and camping off the beaten track. Visitors can choose from day walks and multiple day hikes,…

Zeus had initially been proposed in an era when ICBMs were extremely expensive and the Soviet fleet was thought to contain a few dozen missiles. At a time when the US deterrent fleet was based entirely on manned bombers, even a small number of…

small number of endgame studies. In 1957 he became an International Judge of Chess Compositions, and in 1973 an International Master of Chess Compositions. He is the eponym of Zepler doubling, after his pioneer problem published in the Hamburgischer Correspondent, 1929.

Zenith’s product was one of a small number of different carburetors used on the Ford Model T. It was also fitted to 3.5 million Ford Model A cars.

Zelmani has continued to record albums while making only a small number of public appearances due to shyness. She won a best newcomer award in Sweden’s Grammy awards in 1996.

… majority of them work in agriculture, a small number are involved in government jobs, and some work outside the country. The villagers are 99% ethnic Pashtun tribes and 1% non pashtun, they speak Hindko or Persian languages.

Zacharias produced a small number of portraits and genre scenes. They are both sensitive and technically strong.

ZMapp is a combination of three chimeric antibodies effective in Ebola-infected monkeys. The limited supply of the drug was used to treat a small number of individuals infected with the Ebola virus early on in the 2014-5 West Africa…

Džamonja, Vojin Bakić, Miodrag Živković, Jordan and Iskra Grabul, and architects, including Bogdan Bogdanović and Gradimir Medaković. After Tito’s death, a small number were built, and the monuments were popular visitor attractions in the 1980s as patriotic sites, and since the Yugoslav Wars and the dissolution of Yugoslavia, the sites are mostly abandoned.

Youngstown hosts a small number of private schools. These include Valley Christian School, a nondenomenational K-12 school located on the south side of the city; Akiva Academy, a progressive K-8 school located in the Jewish Community…

Communicourt work closely with the defendant, court personnel and counsel during proceedings. As of September 2016, Communicourt has 30 full-time intermediaries, a small number of freelancers and an administration team.

… professional services to fellow immigrants. Of these, a small number are owned by Vietnamese Americans of Hoa ethnicity. In the Gulf Coast region (Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi and Alabama), Vietnamese Americans are involved with the fishing…

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