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Across the Continent

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"Across the Continent" is a lost silent film released by Paramount Pictures in June 1922, and was one of star Wallace Reid's last performances.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of World Geography (2005)

by R. W. McColl

Cold temperatures are spread across the continent. The higher elevations of East Antarctica provide the coldest temperatures. A more moderate climate is found on the Antarctic Peninsula, where high temperatures average closer to freezing.

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales: A-F (2008)

by Donald Haase

are found across the continent. But these stories are almost never moral fables; instead, the animal world mirrors the human world in most ...

Google previewA Political and Economic Dictionary of Africa (2013)

by David Seddon

east and west, across the continent. There are, nevertheless, important regional groupings within the continent into which the numerous individual states are often divided: North Africa and sub-Saharan Africa are the two most 'inclusive' .

Google previewWorld Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2013)

Volume 1: Europe by Peter Nagy, Phillippe Rouyer, Don Rubin

Right across the continent stability was a word used without thinking twice. One could speak of the stability of western Europe with its established economies and cultural pluralism. One could speak of the stability of the franc or the pound.

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales [3 Volumes] (2007)

by Donald Haase, Donald Haase Ph.D.

are found across the continent. But these stories are almost never moral fables; instead, the animal world mirrors the human world in most ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African History 3-Volume Set (2013)

by Kevin Shillington

The rise of the superpower competition in Africa coincided with the rise of nationalist movements for independence across the continent. Until the moment of independence, the United States mostly deferred to its European (colonial) allies on ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1875)

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quite across the continent, forbade every attempt to pass 20 ru o to a 2d 30 +0 −id o it until the introduction of the camel by the ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary ... (1822)

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Blowing from east to west across the continent of Africa, they produce, on its western coast, a most intense heat, much greater than is experienced on the eastern. In passing across the Atlantic, they are considerably cooled ; and though , ...

Google previewEthnic Groups of the Americas: An Encyclopedia (2013)

An Encyclopedia by James B. Minahan

The Atlantic slave trade grew rapidly as colonization spread across the continent. The indigenous peoples were quickly decimated through abuse, slavery, and imported European diseases. By the 1520s, African slaves were being imported ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of South Dakota Indians (2001)

by Donald Ricky

blood gradually worked its way across the continent through many languages and several varieties of culture. On the other hand, the shorter, less long-headed tribes were massed around the Plains in the Southwest, the Plateaus, and part of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Texas Indians (1998)

by Donald Ricky

Possibly this represents the influence of some older parent group, whose blood gradually worked its way across the continent through many languages and several varieties of culture. On the other hand, the shorter, less long-headed tribes ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Urban History (2006)

by David Goldfield

Spread across the continent were a variety of tribes whose relationship to the land changed with climate and the availability of edible plants, fish, and animals. Along the northwest Pacific Coast, Chinookan tribes established villages organized ...

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From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic an iron curtain has descended across the Continent. (Winston Churchill)
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