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  Encyclopedia: Boom, Antwerp   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Antwerp is the northernmost province of Flanders and of Belgium.
Zandhoven is a municipality in the Belgian province of Antwerp.
Duffel is a municipality in the Belgian province of Antwerp.
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 Antwerp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Antwerp (Dutch name: Antwerpen; French name: Anvers) is a city and a municipality in Belgium, its chief centre of commerce and a strong fortified position; it is capital of Antwerp province, in Flanders, one of Belgium's three regions.
Antwerp, famous in the middle ages and at the present time for its commercial enterprise, enjoyed in the 17th century a celebrity not less distinct or glorious in art for its school of painting, which included Rubens, Van Dyck, Jordaens, the two Teniers and many others.
Antwerp was the headquarters of Edward III during his early negotiations with Jacob van Artevelde, and his son Lionel, earl of Cambridge, was born there in 1338.
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 Boom - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Boom (sailing) - A spar at the foot of a mainsail on a sailing boat.
A floating barrier, usually a chain supported by interspersed buoyant elements, for blocking a waterway, such as a narrow harbour entrance or a river.
An economic boom - A time of rapid growth in wealth, as in a boom town.
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 Boom, Antwerp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Location of Boom within the province of Antwerp
Boom is a municipality located in Flanders, one of the three regions of Belgium, and in the Flemish province of Antwerp.
On January 1, 2005 Boom had a total population of 15,729.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Boom,_Antwerp   (125 words)

  
 Antwerp (city)
Antwerp is also famous for its seaport with a lot of cargo shipping.
Antwerp is one of the largest portss in the world, linked to the North Sea by the Schelde and the Westerschelde.
Antwerp is also notable for its zoo, which is one of the oldest and most famous zoos in the world.
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 Mannerism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A sense of tense controlled emotion expressed in elaborate symbolism and allegory, and elongated proportions of female beauty are characteristics of his style.
The porphyry portal of the "church house" at Colditz Castle, Saxony, designed by Andreas Walther II (1584), is a clear example of the exuberance of "Antwerp Mannerism".
"Antwerp Mannerism" was the form in which Renaissance styles were widely introduced in England, Germany, and northern and eastern Europe in general.
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 Boom : Boom, Belgium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Boom is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp.
On January 1st, 2000 Boom had a total population of 15,057 (7,309 males and 7,748 females).
Had Cynthia been a certain type of woman, she would have had all the men be recorded in her favor that she had among her sympathizers as.
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 Boom, Antwerp - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Boom, Antwerp - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about Boom, Antwerp contains research on
Boom, Antwerp, External links and Municipalities of Antwerp.
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 Boom (Municipality, Province of Antwerp, Belgium)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Boom is located in the arrondissement of Antwerp.
Boom means "tree", so the coat of arms is canting; The lady under the tree is Onze-Lieve-Vrouwe met kind Jezus - the Virgin with the baby Jesus.
The flag was adopted by Municipal decision of 3 September 1987, and Ministerial decision of 17 November 1987.
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 Antwerp Belgium - A diamond in the rough
Antwerp, one of Europe's largest seaports, is known the world over as the diamond capital of the world, but it has a lot more to offer than diamonds.
By far the defining landmark in Antwerp, the Cathedral of our Lady (known as Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekat-hedraal to the locals) is one of the most amazing churches/cathedrals in all of Europe.
Antwerp’s Chinatown is also nearby and chock a block full of Chinese and Thai places to grab a bite.
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 R.L.Stevenson. An Inland Voyage. Antwerp to Boom
The left bank was still green and pastoral, with alleys of trees along the embankment, and here and there a flight of steps to.serve a ferry, where perhaps there sat a woman with her elbows on her knees, or an old gentleman with a staff and silver spectacles.
But Boom and its brickyards grew smokier and shabbier with every minute; until a great church with a clock, and a wooden bridge over the river, indicated the central quarters of the town.
Boom is not a nice place, and is only remarkable for one thing: that the majority of the inhabitants have a private opinion that they can speak English, which is not justified by fact.
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 Bloodhound Gang Boom Lyrics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
It is a scenthound famed for its ability to follow a scent many days old, overvast distances.
The ability to follow a scent has always been valued and superb scent trackers were developed separately in lowland Europe at the St. Hubert Monastery and in Britain.This do...
A gang is a group of individuals who share a common identity and, in current usage, engage in illegal activities.Historically the term referred to both criminal groups and ordinary groups of friends, such as Our Ganh.
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 Hessenhuis Antwerp, (Historic Buildings)
The Hessenhuis was originally a warehouse, built during the mid-16th century boom times in Antwerp.
The 1585 closing of the Scheldt River and subsequent economic downturn put an abrupt end to its usefulness a scant 20 years after it was completed, and it has had a checkered history since.
In the mid-20th century, Antwerps avant-garde artist community adopted it, and used it for spectacular art installations, theatrical and musical performaces, and film screenings.
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 The Cogels-Osy lei, Zurenborg of Antwerp, Antwerpen.
In the middle of the 19th century the population boom in Antwerp made an enlargement of the city necessary.
A new company, financed with capital form the Antwerp catholic gentry and bourgeoisie started to urbanize the district and between 1892 and 1900 hundreds of houses were build and offered for rent.
Zurenborg is the name of a district, consisting of a few streets in the Antwerp suburb of Berchem.
www.trabel.com /antwerp/zurenborg.htm   (604 words)

  
 Benny Boom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Benny is a card used in trick-taking games thatautomatically counts as the highest trump.
The term Benny is used mainly in Monmouth County and Ocean County, in Atlantic County and Cape May County, the term shoobie is mainly used.
In Dutch (the native language of Boom) boom also means " tree ".
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 MSN Money - 5 infrastructure boom bets - Jubak's Journal
Australia's booming commodity economy can't meet global demand for iron ore, coal, copper and other basic materials because the country's ports can't accommodate all the ships that want to load and unload.
Rotterdam and Antwerp, two of Europe's three busiest container ports, had to keep ships waiting for days during the ports' peak shipping season.
Analysts expect that boom to produce earnings growth of 20% this year, but they're also calling for a drop in earnings growth to 13% in 2006 as the home building market cools.
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 Boom Arm
1) " Boom" -- In the context of Boom Arm
2) " Arm" -- In the context of Boom Arm
In anatomy, the arm is the upper limb of a bipedal mammal, specifically thesegment between the shoulder and the elbow.
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 Hilton Antwerp Hotel, Antwerpen
DiamondHouse is pleased to offer its clients a stay at the Hilton Antwerp at a special rate.
The elegant Hilton Antwerp is superbly located in the heart of the historical city centre.
Next to the famous Antwerp Cathedral, the hotel combines breath-taking views and refined hospitality in a relaxing atmosphere.
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 Boom Mic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
1) " Boom" -- As it applies to Boom Mic
2) " Mic" -- As it applies to Boom Mic
A microphone, sometimes called a "mic" (pronounced "mike"), is a device that converts sound into an electrical signal.
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 Bing Bang Boom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
1) " Bing" -- in the term Bing Bang Boom
A song, released as a single by the band Blur.
3) " Boom" -- in the term Bing Bang Boom
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 Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium web design & development firms on The Firm List
This list of web design firms located in Antwerp, Belgium is not a complete list, rather it is just the firms that have either been submitted or found by the editor.
Listings are geographically organized and should consist only of firms offering web design and/or development services.
Alsemberg Antwerp Bierges Bilzen Boom Bruges Brussels Charleroi Diest Ghent Halle Hasselt Heist-Op-Den-Berg Herk-de-Stad Kalmthout Kontich Kortrijk Kuurne Leuven Mechelen Mons Poucet Rebecq-Rognon Retie Roeselare Stabroek Tongeren Torhout Waregem Wavre Wiekevorst Zaffelare
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 Business Report - Lesotho mine sells diamonds in Antwerp   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Maseru - Lets'eng Diamond Mine in northern Lesotho sold diamonds worth $3,3-million in Antwerp, Belgium, this month, the company said on Monday.
"We stated producing diamonds at a small scale at the mine in 2003 with the help of two alluvial contractors from Namibia and South Africa and produced the first three large stones that were sold in Antwerp, Belgium for $5,6-million.
We are currently testing the R160-million production plant and will go into full production some time in spring this year.
www.businessreport.co.za /index.php?fSectionId=&fArticleId=2096367   (859 words)

  
 VirtualTourist.com - KenBel's Antwerp Travelogue - Modernism at the Cogels Osylei
VirtualTourist.com - KenBel's Antwerp Travelogue - Modernism at the Cogels Osylei
By the end of the 19th century the main avenue was named 'COGELS-OSY' Lei and it became the heart of the new 'rich area' of Antwerp.Other street names are : Transvaalstraat (named after the visit of Paul Kruger to Antwerp), Dageraadplaats, Velodroomstraat.
There are also several streets which refer to the Battle of Waterloo: e.g.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Peter Dens
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at Boom, near Antwerp, Belgium, 12 September, 1690; d.
He completed his earlier studies under the direction of the Fathers of the Oratory at Mechlin, and in 1711 became a master of arts of the University of Louvain, where he afterwards devoted himself to the study of theology.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/04733a.htm   (318 words)

  
 CPM-assessment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
in Boom take the Rupel tunnel direction Antwerp
on the Antwerp ring road take the exit Berchem/Mortsel
feedback • CPM Ghent • CPM Antwerp • CPM Brussels • CPM Hasselt
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 Gillis Struijf   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Gillis Struijf, birth 5 Dec 1735 Niel, died 29 Aug 1820 Boom, occupation: Steenbakker, son of Guillam Struijf and Clara Baetens
Maria Elisabeth Van Reeth, birth 5 May 1735 Boom, died 15 Mar 1818 Boom 1st marriage 2nd marriage, daughter of Anthonis Van Reeth and Anna de Voght
1) Guilielmus Struijf, birth 16 Jan 1769 Boom, occupation: Steenbakker to:
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 Publications   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Irma Boom and Johan Pijnappel, Think Book (History of the 'Steenkolenhandelsvereniging', SHV) (Utrecht: Privately Published, 1995) Dutch and German texts.
Roger Binnemans and Raoul Van den Boom, Antwerp, A City of Many Faces (Alleur: Editions du Perron, 1991)
Paul Huvenne and Hans Nieuwdorp, The Rubens House, Antwerp (Brussels: Musea Nostra, 1990)
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