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Altamura is a city and comune of Apulia, southern Italy. It is located on one of a hill of the Murge plateau in the province of Bari, 45 kilometres South-West of Bari, close to the border with Basilicata. As of 2011 its population was of 70,288.

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Google previewEuropean Banks and the Rise of International Finance (2016)

The Post-Bretton Woods Era by Carlo Edoardo Altamura

Carlo Edoardo Altamura is a postdoctoral ...

Google previewApulia (2015)

by Enrico Massetti

Pane di Altamura is a very crisp, fragrant bread. Its crumb, the soft part of the bread, is the color of straw and soft to the touch. Its most distinctive characteristic, however, is that it keeps for a long time, an essential quality for a bread that, dipped briefly in boiling water and dressed with olive oil and salt, provided nutrition to peasants and shepherds for a week or more in isolated farms scattered in the hills of Alta Murgia. The earliest written document describing the Altamura bread is ...

Google previewFlour and Breads and their Fortification in Health and Disease Prevention (2011)

by Victor R. Preedy, Ronald Ross Watson, Vinood B. Patel

Pane di Altamura is a traditional PDO bread obtained from remilled durum wheat semolina and sourdough starter. It is produced in a limited area of southern Italy according to the bread making procedure defined by EU regulations (European Commission, 2003). Mediterranean countries, others in North America. Sourdough was introduced from Europe to the San Francisco area during the California gold rush and to Alaska and western Canada during the Klondike gold rush.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Evolution and Prehistory (2004)

Second Edition by Eric Delson, Ian Tattersall, John Van Couvering, Alison S. Brooks

Altamura. Cave sitein southeastern Italy at which an apparently complete human skeleton, possibly dating to ca. 400 Ka,was discoveredin 1993. Because it is enclosed in a hard calcareous matrix, this skeleton has not been fully excavated and cleaned. However,it hasbeen described as that of a “preneanderthal,” although informal reports suggest that it is not of typical Neanderthal morphology but comparable to contemporaneous “archaicHomo sapiens” (H.heidelbergensis ). See also ...

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (2017)

by Richard Stillwell


Google previewA Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1960)

by John R. Clark Hall, Herbert Dean Meritt

A finales de junio de 1493, Federico de Altamura va otra vez a Roma, con la misi6n de arreglar el desacuerdo relacionado ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders (2012)

by Arthur MacNeill Horton

For example, Altamura et al. (2003) found that the use of levosulpiride, a selective antagonist of central dopamine receptors, led to reduced total number of somatoform disorder symptoms when compared with placebo. In addition, patients with somatoform disorders that include an obsessional component (e.g., ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

Altamura, University La Sapienza, ...

Google previewA New General Biographical Dictionary (1857)

by Hugh James Rose

Altamura, Bibl. Dominicana. Arisius, Cremona Literata, Parmae, 1702, folio.) BARBO' SONCINO, or ...

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