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  Ethnic Groups - china.org.cn
Its language belongs to the Mongolian branch of the Altaic language family and is close to that of the Tu and Dongxiang ethnic minorities.
The Han language is accepted as the common written language among the Bonans.
The Bonans used to live in three major villages in the Baoan region, situated along the banks of the Longwu River within the boundaries of Tongren County.
www.china.org.cn /e-groups/shaoshu/shao-2-bonan.htm   (394 words)

  
 Shift from forest to crops lowers temperatures
Bonan's is one of the first observational studies on the effect of temperate forest changes on regional climate.
Bonan's new study found that temperatures in the Midwest did not rise as much during the day as they did in the Northeast, contrary to what was expected from these regional differences in cloud cover.
Bonan is currently using a computerized model of the climate to further investigate the impact of historical deforestation on the eastern United States.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2001-05/NCfA-Sfft-3105101.php   (909 words)

  
 06/18/01 -- Shift from forest to crops lowers temperatures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Bonan's new study, sponsered by the National Science Foundation, is the first to document the link between regional climate change and a major change in temperate forest cover.
Bonan relied on 1986 to 1995 data from 65 U.S. weather reporting stations in areas where the surrounding land was either crops or forests.
Bonan's study found that temperatures in the Midwest did not rise as much during the day as they did in the Northeast, contrary to what was expected from these regional differences in cloud cover.
forests.org /archive/general/shfromfo.htm   (622 words)

  
 Bonan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Bonan speak the Bonan language, a Mongolic language, and are predominantly Muslim.
The Bonan are renowned by their ability of constructing knives known as “Bonan knives”, famed by its beauty and its hardness.
The small group of Bonan that lives in the province of Qinghai are mainly Tibetan Buddhists whereas the rest are followers of Islam.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bonan   (333 words)

  
 Bonan Minority - Chinese Nationalities (Bao'an)
The Bonan ethnic group is one of China's smallest ethnic groups.
The Bonan's language belongs to the Mongolian branch of the Altaic language family.
The Bonan are culturally close to the Hui.
www.paulnoll.com /China/Minorities/min-Bonan.html   (147 words)

  
 05-1104 -- Bonan v. Keith -- 10/07/2005
Bonan was convicted of four counts of sexual assault of a child by a person in a position of trust.
Bonan argues that he was conducting research about the facts of his case during this period.
Bonan's petition was filed after April 24, 1996, the effective date of the Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act ("AEDPA"); as a result, AEDPA's provisions apply to this case.
www.kscourts.org /CA10/cases/2005/10/05-1104.htm   (787 words)

  
 Bonan Ethnic Minority - China Style
The Bonan people may have originated from the amalgamated Mongolians, believing in Islam,Han, Tu, Hui and Tibetan before settling in the Bonan area.
The raiment of Bonan ethnic group adopted the virtues of Mongolian, Tibetan and Hui dressing.
The main festivals of the Bonan ethnic group include the Corban Festival, the Almsgiving Festival and the Kaizhai Festival.
library.thinkquest.org /05aug/01780/chinese-ethnic-group/bonan.htm   (369 words)

  
 C.I.C.L.E. :: » Danbury's 'Bicycle Guy' Rides a Left Wing Radical Course
In 2001, Bonan gained local fame when he was jailed after a protest in Hartford against the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan.
Bonan was a member of the so-called Hartford 18, a group of 18 people — including students from Yale and Wesleyan — who were charged with everything from inciting a riot to interfering with police.
Bonan is from Flanders, N.J., the second child of Jewish immigrants.
www.cicle.org /cicle_content/pivot/entry.php?id=307   (1566 words)

  
 Company purchases second leaf vacuum
According to Frank William Bonan II, the co-owner of A&D Disposal, while attempting to take care of the city’s leaves as part of Centralia’s ban on leaf burning, it was apparent that more than one vacuum would be needed to accomplish the task.
Bonan also emphasized A&D Disposal’s commitment to following through on the agreement made with the city to dispose of the yard waste.
The acquisition of another vacuum was only talked about “roughly and generally” and was not prompted by the city, she said.
www.morningsentinel.com /news/2004/1103/Region_Cent/119.html   (519 words)

  
 China Ethnic Minority: Baoan People   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Southwest of the Gansu Province, the area of Mt. Jishishan Bonan, Dongxiang, and Salar Autonomous County is home to the Bonan ethnic minority.
The Bonan economy developed rapidly in two periods: the early Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911) and after the foundation of modern China.
The Bonan women are especially skilled at paper-cutting and engraving unique flower patterns on furniture, utensils and knives.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/nationality/baoan   (386 words)

  
 UCAR Highlights 2002 -- Down-to-earth models
When Gordon Bonan steps into the pine-studded foothills behind NCAR’s Mesa Lab, he sees a view unlike the one cultivated by his graduate training.
Daunting as this was, it gave Bonan (above) and his colleagues a rare opportunity: to create a model in which plants blossomed, shifted territory, and exchanged gases with the atmosphere.
However, Bonan notes that "there are huge error bars," a sign of how much remains to be learned.
www.ucar.edu /communications/highlights/2002/earth.html   (2108 words)

  
 My Personal Exodus - Israel Bonan
This story was written as the positive act of a 'witness', witnessing what transpired to my family and me, during the early days of June 1967; having been deported from Egypt and having immigrated subsequently to America.
Bonan you held up until now, we are almost out of here, why now...', coming from a clod like him it was still the right thing to say.
She reflected a bit before announcing that with over 200 Million people in the US why would anyone care about Israel Bonan, or his education; and that what is expected of me was to start building my own future and shape it in any way I desire relying totally on my own industry.
www.zionism-israel.com /My_Personal_Exodus.htm   (16764 words)

  
 Sample Contracts - Employment Agreement [Amendment] - Novoste Corp. and Raoul Bonan - Competitive Intelligence for ...
Raoul Bonan 9451 Cote St-Louis Mirabel Quebec, Canada J0N 1S0 Re: Modifications to your Employment Agreement Dear Raoul: I am pleased to confirm our mutual agreement to amend your existing employment agreement with us in recognition of your outstanding performance over the past year.
We will pay you an additional one-time payment in the amount of $3,262, payable on or before September 1, 1999, to cover any claims that you may have had for a "gross-up" of your income taxes relating to the forgiveness of the $80,000 promissory note, rent payments you received from us or otherwise.
Raoul Bonan July 1, 1999 Page Two You acknowledge and agree that you have no other claim for compensation for services that you have rendered to us to date under your employment agreement other than as set forth in this letter or in your stock option agreements.
contracts.onecle.com /novoste/bonan.emp.1999.07.01.shtml   (279 words)

  
 Bonan - China-related Topics BM-BP - China-Related Topics
The Bonan people (保安族; pinyin: bǎoān z?) are an ethnic group living in Gansu and Qinghai provinces in northwestern China.
Numbering approximately 12,000, they are the 7th smallest of the List of Chinese ethnic groups56 ethnic groups officially recognized by the People's Republic of China.
The Bonan speak an Altaic languagesAltaic language related to Mongolian languageMongolian and Dongxiang and are predominately IslamMuslim.
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Bonan   (193 words)

  
 Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network News: MIV Therapeutics Appoints Montreal Heart Institute Interventional ...
During his career, Dr. Bonan has helped develop and obtain FDA approval for several innovative interventional cardiac devices, including one of the first PTCA balloons, and others.
As a sought-after consultant in the medical device industry, Dr. Bonan serves as Medical Advisor to many leading companies including Medtronic Vascular, providing strategic consultation relating to the delivery of therapeutic devices for the treatment of structural heart and vascular diseases.
Bonan has also held a number of executive and research roles in leading cardiac care and research institutions.
salesandmarketingnetwork.com /news_release.php?ID=2013678   (988 words)

  
 Minority Treasures, Tibet, Miao, Gui Style Jewelry: The Bonan ethnic minority (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Bonan is one of China's smallest ethnic minorities, with only 11,700 people.
However, until the mid-20th century, under the heavy burden of feudal oppression and exploitation, the place had been bleak and desolate.
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www.minoritytreasures.info.cob-web.org:8888 /2006/06/bonan-ethnic-minority.html   (456 words)

  
 Bonan Ethnic Minority - China tourist & travel guide for ethnic minorities of China
There are about 12,000 Bonan people in China.
Most of them reside in Gansu Province, and the rest live in Qinghai Province, and the rest live in Qinghai Province.
Bonan knives are a specialty of the ethnic group.
www.orientaltravel.com /people/Bonan.htm   (138 words)

  
 Sample Contracts - Employment Agreement - Novoste Corp. and Raoul Bonan - Competitive Intelligence for Investors
Raoul Bonan 9451 Cote St-Louis Mirabel Quebec, Canada J0N 1S0 Dear Raoul: You have indicated to me that you desire to return to Montreal to engage in the practice of medicine but desire to continue to serve us on a part-time basis.
We are thrilled that you will be able to continue to make such a commitment to us.
Raoul Bonan August 11, 1999 Page Two The terms of your employment agreement dated April 17, 1998, except as modified by this agreement, and the following agreements you have with us will continue in full force and effect.
contracts.onecle.com /novoste/bonan.emp.1999.08.11.shtml   (452 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Ecological Climatology: Books: Gordon B. Bonan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
by Gordon B. Bonan "Ecology is the study of the interactions of organisms among themselves and with their environment..." (more)
Bonan however, takes on this arduous task and accomplishes it admirably.
In thoroughly researched and well laid-out chapters, he explains the often overlooked link between climate and ecology in a straight-forward and easy-to-understand way.
www.amazon.com /Ecological-Climatology-Gordon-B-Bonan/dp/0521800323   (1129 words)

  
 China Marble, Granite, Stone, Slab, Tile, Tombstone Manufacturer - Bonan Slabstone Co., Ltd.
Bonan Slabstone Co., Ltd. was established in 1993.
After several years of painstaking efforts, Bonan Slabstone Co. has developed into both manufacturing and trading company with two quarries of G603 and G633, three factories covering an area of 23, 000 square meters, fifty cooperative workshops in major mineral forts and Bonan Import & Export Development Co., Ltd. in Xiamen.
Your use of this website is subject to, and constitutes acknowledgement and acceptance of, our Terms & Conditions.
www.made-in-china.com /showroom/bonanstone   (126 words)

  
 {beta}-Radiation for the Creation of Linear Lesions in the Canine Atrium -- Guerra et al. 110 (8): 911 -- Circulation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Articles by Guerra, P. Articles by Bonan, R. Articles citing this Article
Correspondence to Raoul Bonan and Peter G. Guerra, Montreal Heart Institute, 5000 Belanger East, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H1T 1C8.
Dr Bonan is the Medical Director of Novoste Corp. Dr Guerra
circ.ahajournals.org /cgi/content/full/110/8/911   (2249 words)

  
 San Bonan: Reviews, Discography, Audio Clips, and more ||| Music.com
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 Amazon.com: San Bonan: Music: Bakithi Kumalo (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Amazon.com: San Bonan: Music: Bakithi Kumalo (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)
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He has assembled a formidable band for these sessions.
www.amazon.com.cob-web.org:8888 /San-Bonan-Bakithi-Kumalo/dp/B00000DHSY   (715 words)

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