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the early JURASSIC characterized by estuarine and marine deposits typified by ammonites, insects, saurians and cycads.
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Mr Van Lier said: "I am delighted to be joining Mike and the rest of the Touch Biometrix team at such an exciting stage in the company's development.
If the central core of van Lier's argument is that colonial society can be understood through the concept of 'joint striving' a scientific methodology requires that one provide the data to build his case.
For Van Lier, it was probably just as well, anyway.
Die werk in sy geheel word ingelei deur 'n deeglike verantwoording van die belangrikste aspekte rondom die Griekse liriek: die oorsprong en ontwikkeling daarvan, die begrip liriek, die aard van die oorgelewerde tekste, die historiese en sosiale milieu, die bronne, die vorm (wat insluit: versmaat, strofiese bou en lengte), die voordrag van die liriese gedig (wat weer insluit: liriek en musiek, en sang--solosang en koorsang), en ten slotte die musiekinstrumente (lier, pyp- en slaginstrumente).
Was her own conversion fueled by an ultimatum too, leaving her pungent with confidence yet sulky about heaving the ear lier values overboard?
The activities and employees of Kvaerner Pulping a.s., Lier, Norway, have been transferred to voith Paper AS, a new company based in Lier.
The other main Scottish challenge looks like coming from 1995 champion Graham Rankin of Drumpel- lier and Amateur champion Craig Watson of East Renfrewshire.
He joined Enesco ear- lier this year from American Greetings, where he served as regional vice president, Southeast region.
As Rouget states so often, in the relationship between reader and ode text (not unlike that between poet and ode creation), "l'ode invite le lecteur i une lutte au terme de laquelle il se l'appropriera." That is, the reader is left to come to terms with the ode text, to "lier les ruptures de sens." He/She must "tisser le reseau d'analogies [thematic and structural] disseminees ca et la, pour achever par l'imagination et la reflexion la fin sans cesse differee du poeme" (195).
Although it is still several years down the road, medical researchers are progressing toward an easier, safer and less expensive alternative to lier transplantation for some patients.
Le chef de la justice a indique que la reunion est une bonne occasion de lier la pratique pour l'application des dispositions de la loi avec l'evolution legislative dans le pays,