the republic of india has the second largest road system in the world with 4,689,842 kilometres 2,914,133 mi of road 2013 . the people's republic of china is third with 3,583,715 kilometres 2,226,817 mi of road 2007 .
cape dutch architecture is an architectural style found in the western cape of south africa. the style was prominent in the early days 17th century of the cape colony, and the name derives from the fact that the initial settlers of the cape were primarily dutch. the style has roots in medieval netherlands, germany, france and indonesia .
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i noticed one of the shots from south africa in the gallery was taken at 280mm, so evidently it was looking only at the comet's bright head and not its impressive but comparatively dull tail, but i think the 85mm would have been a good short telephoto and would have allowed you to shoot at f/1.8-f/2.2 and capture far more light anyway, just a .
in south africa cylinders may be filled for commercial purposes by a person who is competent in the use of the filling equipment to be used, who knows the relevant sections of the applicable standards and regulations, and has written permission from the owner of the cylinder to fill it. the cylinder must be in test and suitable for the gas to .
the american frontier comprises the geography, history, folklore, and cultural expression of life in the forward wave of american expansion that began with english colonial settlements in the early 17th century and ended with the admission of the last remaining western territories as states in 1959. this era of massive migration and settlement was particularly encouraged by president thomas .
parts of india, china, central america, south america and the middle-east have a long history of hand manufacturing cotton textiles, which became a major industry sometime after 1000 ad. in tropical and subtropical regions where it was grown, most was grown by small farmers alongside their food crops and was spun and woven in households, largely for domestic consumption.
taper thread 17e , with a 12% taper right hand thread, standard whitworth 55 form with a pitch of 14 threads per inch 5.5 threads per cm and pitch diameter at the top thread of the cylinder of 18.036 millimetres 0.71 in .
in 1998, the a&e network ranked gutenberg as the most influential person of the second millennium on their 'biographies of the millennium' countdown. the following is a list of inventions, innovations or discoveries known or generally recognised to be german.
your best bet might be a second-hand car whilst you're in europe, if you're going to be there for a long enough time to justify a purchase. as soon as you drive a new car off the lot its value immediately drops substantially, whereas a resale has considerably less of an effect. the other thing to keep in mind that, at least in the uk and .