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  Arg-ebam
Bam, a small town by the famous Silk Road, is connected to the coast of the Persian Gulf.
The area of the citadel, Arg-e Bam, is 180000 square meters enclosed with a fence of 6 or 7 meters high and 1815 meters long.
The citadel, Arg-e Bam, is located at the center of the city, which is the highest part.
www.iranaccess.com /iraninfo/tourismattract/arg-ebam.htm   (597 words)

  
 Arg-é Bam - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Arg-é Bam (ارگ بم in Persian, "Bam citadel") was the largest adobe building in the world, located in Bam, a city in the Kerman province of southeastern Iran.
Larger than nearby Arg-é Rayen, the area of Bam Citadel is approximately 180,000 square meters, and it is surrounded by gigantic walls 6-7 metres high and 1815 metres long.
Bam Citadel was probably, prior to the 2003 earthquake, the biggest adobe structure in the world.
www.petaluma.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Bam_Citadel   (910 words)

  
 The Travel Rag - Bam, Iran: an axis far from evil  Ryan Pyle  travels to Iran, a nation cast by ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ancient Bam, or the Arg-é-Bam, at its peak of political, economic, and military power had some 11,000 citizens living in 400 houses within its city walls, which still stand much the way they did hundreds of years ago.
Bam, on the other hand, clearly displays the imprints of over 2000 years of continuous history.
Bam is famous for, and a major producer of, the very best date fruits in all of Iran.
www.thetravelrag.com /docs/10006.asp   (1793 words)

  
 Pictures of Bam - Iran
The citadel and city of Bam were supposed to be one of the major highlights of our visit to Iran.
When you consider the material that is used to construct Bam, it is even a wonder so much of the city still stands.
Outside of the walls you see palm trees and the orchards of the new city of Bam, which is surprisingly green in the middle of the desert.
www.bamjam.net /Iran/Bam.html   (379 words)

  
 UBC Experimental Cosmology Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
At the heart of BAM is the cryogenic differential Fourier spectrometer, COBRA, which was initially flown on a rocket to measure the spectrum of the Cosmic Microwave Background.
BAM's maiden flight took place in the summer of 1995, and the results were exremely encouraging.
BAM is supported by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), NSERC, and NASA, and involves researchers from UBC, Brown University, and University College London.
cmbr.physics.ubc.ca /bam/experimental.html   (244 words)

  
 BAM - Iran's Ancient City, over 2000 years old, destroyed in Eaqrthquake of December 26, 2003
It measure 6.6 on the Richter scale and the epicentre was the city of Bam.
Bam prospered because of pilgrims visiting its Zoroastrian fire temple (dating to early Sassanian times) and as a commercial and trading center on the famous Silk Road.
Bam declined in importance following an invasion by Afghans in 1722 and another by invaders from the region of Shiraz in 1810.
www.farsinet.com /bam   (1433 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | Middle East | Bam: Jewel of Iranian heritage
The historic Iranian city of Bam - devastated by a massive earthquake - is one of the country's most popular tourist spots and is best known for its historic, 2000-year-old citadel.
During the Safavid period (1501 -1736), Bam occupied six square kilometres and was surrounded by a rampart with 38 towers.
Bam flourished as a site of pilgrimage and as a commercial and trading centre on the famous Silk Road which brought the treasures of the ancient Far East into what was Persia, and on to the Mediterranean and the fashionable capitals of Europe.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/middle_east/3349353.stm   (289 words)

  
 Bam
Virtually all of the economy of Bam is based on the production and export of dates, claimed to be the best in the entire Middle East.
Bam is connected by road and rail with Kerman, 200 km west and Zahedan, 250 km east.
Bam's main attraction was until 2003 the old city of Bam, a well preserved ruined city dating 1,700 years back in time.
i-cias.com /e.o/bam.htm   (253 words)

  
 Bam Earthquake Reconnaissance Report: Seismological Aspects   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The record obtained in Bam station shows the greatest PGA of 0.8g and 0.7g for the east-west horizontal and north-south horizontal components, respectively, and 0.98g for the vertical component (all non-corrected values).
The macroseismic intensity was I0=IX in Bam and VIII in Baravat and VII in New-Arg (Arg-e Jadid) of Bam.
a) The fissures nearby Baravat, b) the fissure that rutured the road from Bam to Baravat, and c) the fissures in the foot of the fault scarp of the Bam fault.
www.mehdizare.com /bam_eq_seismological.htm   (1437 words)

  
 º º Bam Margera : Movies Point
The most regular feature of the show includes Bam hitting his father, what is unpredictable is the unique ways he keeps on inventing to torture his already ailing father.
Bam was born on September 28, 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania to Phil and April Margera.
Bam continues to evolve in film and stunts, but he also appears on the Tony Hawk Pro Skater video games.
www.moviespoint.com /actor/bam-margera.php   (596 words)

  
 FACTION: Bam Margera   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bam was bummed that he had to go out on tour right after CKY just got home, they told some funny Novak stories from the Billy Idol concert, and Joe Frantz almost got beat up for talking about wanting to bang the female guitarist in Fireball Ministry.
Bam and Novak were back in town after hanging out in Ocean City, Maryland for 3 days where they were mobbed by guys who "don't want to be that guy that asks for a photo and an autograph" and than go and ask for a photo and an autograph anyway.
Bam was able to travel to and from Mexico with just his birth certificate that he had to have taken from a dumpster at his hotel in LA. Novak was supposed to go, but has some "troubles" with the customs folks.
www.radiofaction.com /athletes/bammargera.htm   (4952 words)

  
 BAM Cases
Leader in its industry, Bam is offering a whole range of cases for string and wind instruments.
Thanks to constant innovation, all cases are developed to provide musicians with the best combination of protection, quality and durability, while using light weight high-tech materials.
In addition to its imaginative French design, Bam always researches and uses the latest technologies to improve the protection of the instrument.
www.bamcases.com   (65 words)

  
 IGN Boards - bam margera
bam is fake now, CKY 1-3 were hilarious, jackass was funny too, viva la bam is all fake, his skating sucks, and hes a fruit cake...
bam is a decent skater, hes in jump off a building and actualy skates a fair ammount and its not too bad, prolly as said he should be an am, but hes pro now cause hes the most seeling skater ever i think, more then tony hawk in board sales.
Bam was rad when he was like 12.
boards.ign.com /Extreme_Sports/b5108/66726244?29   (694 words)

  
 US FDA/CFSAN - BAM * Table of Contents and Introduction
However, not all methods appearing in the BAM have been collaboratively evaluated by one or more of these organizations.
Text for the BAM was peer-reviewed by scientists outside and within FDA.
The 8th Edition of the BAM was prepared in the Technical Editing Branch, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, FDA by Lois A. Tomlinson with production assistance by Dorothy H. Hughley.
www.cfsan.fda.gov /~ebam/bam-toc.html   (745 words)

  
 Red Cross Red Crescent - Iraq: Humanitarian crisis
The area most affected was the ancient city of Bam where more than 43,000 people were killed, an estimated 30,000 injured and up to 75,000 left homeless, according to official estimates.
Three months on, the people in Bam have received food and non food assistance from the Red Cross and Red Crescent including monthly food rations, bottled water, tents, blankets, stoves, hygiene kits, clothes and kitchen sets.
Bam may no longer be in the international spotlight but suffering continues.
www.ifrc.org /what/disasters/response/iran.asp   (745 words)

  
 BAM : Brooklyn Academy of Music
BAMcinématek @ BAM Rose Cinemas presents repertory classics, retrospectives, festivals, premieres, and rare screenings, with special guest appearances by directors, actors, and screenwriters.
The Sundance Institute brings an incredible array of screenings, performances, panel discussions, and special events to BAM May 11—21.
Fri and Sat: Present your BAM Rose Cinemas ticket at BAMcafé (day of screening only) and receive a three-course dinner including a glass of house wine for $21 per person (movie ticket is additional).
www.bam.org /events/bamcinematek.aspx   (496 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: Bam
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Bam ist der coole in unserer WG, er ist der Typ, der immer alle Mädels kriegt und den die anderen insgeheim alle beneiden.
Bam at Utility Board Supply Shop for BAM skate shoes at Utility Board Supply.
technorati.com /tag/Bam   (463 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Middle East | Survivors recall Iran quake loss
Thousands of people have gathered in Bam to remember some 30,000 victims of the earthquake that flattened the historic Iranian city a year ago.
Almost every family in Bam lost someone to the tremors that rocked the southern city in the early hours of 26 December 2003.
One year on, mourners in Bam's cemetery sprinkled rose-water and laid photographs at the graves of loved ones before offering food to passers-by, in accordance with Iranian tradition.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/middle_east/4125385.stm   (346 words)

  
 BAM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bam is a city moulded in the red clay of the Great Iranian Desert.
Subsequently the Arabs extended their sway over it, only to be superseded by the Seljuk Turks in the 11th century.
In the end it was the Afghans who, with their devastation raid, in 1722, which carried them as far as Esfahan, dealt the fatal blow to the fortress of Bam, as well as to that of Kerman.
persia.org /imagemap/bam.html   (252 words)

  
 "Viva la Bam" (2003)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Unlike CKY or Jackass, Viva La Bam focuses mainly on the torture of Bam's parents and less on harmful stunts.
The first episode consists of Bam ironing pictures of hamburgers onto all of his dads clothes, building a firpole in his home in the middle of the night, and turning his house into a skate park.
It's the way Bam does these things, it's almost like he feels there can be nothing more productive than what he's doing, that makes the show so entertaining.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0382501   (348 words)

  
 MTV.com - Onair - Viva La Bam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bam has upped the ante way over the bounds of sanity and gravity for the new season of Viva La Bam.
Whether Bam and Clan are overseas or in their backyard, watch out--this season is mindless and maniacal.
Visit the dangerous neighborhood known as Bam's world to find out what sick and twisted fun he and his friends are up to.
www.mtv.com /onair/viva_la_bam   (348 words)

  
 What BAM Looks Like Now and in the Future
At its broadest level, BAM is the convergence of operational BI and near real-time application integration aimed at business goals but enabled through advances in IT.
In "BAM: A Composite Market Changing the Way Enterprises Work" (AV-15-5008), we explore whether there is such a thing as a BAM market today and what the implications are for the future.
In "BAM Architecture: More Building Blocks Than You Think" (AV-15-5070), we consider all of the "moving parts" associated with BAM and try to understand how enterprises would construct a BAM solution.
www.gartner.com /DisplayDocument?id=354286   (448 words)

  
 IBM Readies Software for Real-Time Reports
BAM later will be sold to retail chains for back-end supply chain management, said Derick McGee, who participated this summer in the six-year-old IBM program.
BAM uses technology obtained in IBM's recent acquisition of Alphablox Corp., according to McGee, one of four student interns who worked on the BAM Project at IBM's lab facility in Almaden, Calif.
BAM is geared to replacing static data warehouse reports—which companies often produce only once a day—with dynamic reports, McGee said during a demo session at an IBM media event Wednesday in New York.
www.eweek.com /article2/0,1759,1634769,00.asp   (1016 words)

  
 Boston Area Music - Site Shut Down   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bay Area Music (BAM) magazine - is this long-running rag from San Francisco gonna sing the blues after duking it out with the big boys over a 3-letter coincidence?
A whole buncha music artists with "Bam" in their name are just itchin' for infringement.
Bam Margera - he's one of those prankster/silly stunt guys on MTV.
www1.shore.net /~steqve/bin/bam.cgi   (249 words)

  
 BAM : Brooklyn Academy of Music
A unique series for sophisticated writers, readers, and eaters, BAM’s second annual Eat, Drink and Be Literary continues the momentum of last year’s sell-out series by bringing major contemporary authors to BAMcafé for evenings featuring intimate dinners, readings, and discussions that are always entertaining and engaging.
In conjunction with Eat, Drink and Be Literary, BAM hosts a book drive to benefit local organizations fighting illiteracy.
Please drop off new and used adult and children’s books in the BAM lobby on the night of each reading.
secure.bam.org /events/readings.aspx   (988 words)

  
 Bam Bam - Cat - May 6, 2001
Bam Bam - Cat - May 6, 2001
Portsmouth, UK ust over four years ago, whilst repairing a friend's car, I was asked if I would like a cat.
His favorite game is to chase tin foil rolled up in a ball.
www.catoftheday.com /archive/2001/May/06.html   (307 words)

  
 perth website designers and graphic design western australia: Bam Creative
Our clients are in good company; some of Western Australia's better known brands have been given the Bam Creative touch.
We've been involved in everything from logo development and stationery suite design to murals, T shirts, complex web applications and systems consulting.
We'd love to chat to you about your next project - please browse our website and get in touch...
www.bam.com.au   (131 words)

  
 The Austin Chronicle Music: Record Reviews
Houston's Junior Varsity reinvent the goody-two-shoes, high-school spirit bunny clique as a pepped-up, super-clean rock combo hopelessly stuck somewhere between JFK's assassination and the Summer of Love.
"Bam B-B-Bam Bam Bam" kicks things off with energetic, high-end vocals from bassist Kim Hammond.
Drummer Matt Murillo assumes vocal duties on a fine cover version of the Floyd Dakil Combo's regional garage-rock classic "Dance, Franny, Dance." JV pays tribute to a more recent era of Texas music with "Mark Lochridge Twist," a dance named for the Sugar Shack singer.
www.austinchronicle.com /issues/dispatch/2000-04-14/music_recviews8.html   (240 words)

  
 Urban Dictionary: emeril
My lady was in a naughty mood, so I decided to pull an Emeril and give her a little more than ole' spice to slap on.
To throw sand-like substances into the opponents face during a fight while yelling BAM!, either causing them to go blind, sneeze, or any other bad effect, depending on what you throw at them.
That one guy turned the whole fight around by Emeriling his opponent.
www.urbandictionary.com /define.php?term=emeril   (368 words)

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