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  Eastern Crates - Rare and Obscure Records from Eastern Europe - Mixsets
I don't know much about the music from Hungary to be honest, been there on vacation one time as a little kid and that's it.
He started in czecheslovakia but his music was not even stopped by the iron curtain and he is still recording songs and does shows all over the world, including the US and Japan.
The point is now that due to that reason there is an enormous backstock of freejazz avaiable from eastern labels.
www.eastern-crates.com   (2230 words)

  The traditional eastern butcher block
The eastern butcher block has been known for many many years now as one of the finest of its kind.
This is one of the leading manufacturers in butcher block furnishings, and provides a great selection not only for your kitchen but also for other areas of the home.
Within the wide range of different maple butcher blocks available on the market, the eastern butcher block is certainly one of the most durable and finest blocks available for your kitchen.
www.kitchen-cabinets-tips.com /eastern-butcher-block.html   (552 words)

Eastern Christian churches consisting of five rites derived from ancient traditions of Christian churches in the East; they are now in communion with the Western church under the papacy.
The liturgical languages of the Eastern Rite churches are either those spoken by the original missionary founders or the present-day vernacular.
The Eastern churches have their own canon law and are not bound by the Code of Canon Law of the Western church.
www.history.com /encyclopedia/article.jsp?link=FWNE.fw..ea003600.a   (873 words)

One block east, at Third Avenue, is the massive crater that will be the Brompton, a 206-unit condo building developed by the Related Companies.
Head south two blocks on Third Avenue to 84th Street, and on the northeast corner is the Legacy, a glass-walled, seven-unit boutique project designed inside and out by Costas Kondylis.
One block south of that is the New Yorker, the conversion of a 1982 condo building's 17 floors into 31 units.
www.nypost.com /seven/03082007/realestate/the_eastern_block_realestate_katherine_dykstra.htm?page=0   (1090 words)

 Eastern Nations
The Asian Continent - The Eastern Nations; "Far East" and "Middle East"
- republic in southwestern Asia, located on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea.
- independent republic in eastern Europe and Asia, which was established on December 25, 1991, and includes 21 ethnically based republics,
www.ovayonda.ws   (952 words)

 White Mountains New Hampshire resort hotel in North Conway
Welcome to Eastern Slope Inn in North Conway
Since 1937, the Eastern Slope Inn Resort has served as the perfect location for many visitors to the White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Whether you are looking for a romantic relaxing getaway or memorable vacation with your family, the Eastern Slope Inn Resort is your destination resort in North Conway.
easternslopeinn.com   (91 words)

 Eastern Block, Office of the Junior Marshal : MOCpages.com
Eastern Block, Office of the Junior Marshal : MOCpages.com
Welcome to the Eastern Block, Office of the Junior Marshal.
MOCpages is an unofficial, fan-created web service that is not sponsored by The LEGO Group of companies.
www.mocpages.com /home.php/273   (127 words)

 AEGiS-BBC: Eastern Europe's HIV 'time-bomb'
Eastern Europe and Central Asia have the fastest growing HIV epidemic in the world.
Data collected from 27 countries in the former communist block shows that in countries like Estonia, the Ukraine, The Russian Federation and Kazakhstan, HIV has been spreading through intravenous drug use over the past five years.
One of the authors of the report, Dr Fran oise Hamers from the Insititut de Veille Sanitaire in France, said: "Rates of HIV in central Europe remain low at present, but behaviours that promote HIV transmission are present in all countries.
www.aegis.com /news/bbc/2003/BB030312.html   (599 words)

  ESP :: Eastern State Penitentiary Website
Eastern State’s arched cell blocks and central rotunda are transformed into a mental institution in the movie 12 Monkeys, with Brad Pitt.
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site, Inc., a nonprofit organization with the sole purpose of preserving the Penitentiary and opening it for tours, is formed.
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site celebrates the tenth season of tours by opening several dramatic new vistas in the prison's cathedral-like cellblocks, and by introducing of a state-of-the-art "Voices of Eastern State" Audio Tour.
www.easternstate.org /history/index.html   (2137 words)

 Eastern European Entry
Political instability, lack of legal structures, and the collapsing economies of the former countries of the Eastern block are all valid reasons for excluding Eastern Europe from the EU.
Notwithstanding the drawbacks of admitting Eastern block, the EU should bear in mind that governments and people of the Eastern European countries desperately seek participation in the EU after 40 years of isolation.
Political analysts believe that the EU often sabotages the exports of Eastern European countries and is hesitant to expand to the East because it is afraid of the potential flow of immigrants from Eastern Europe.
www.yale.edu /iforum/Summer1996/EUSum96.htm   (1026 words)

 concrete block paving, cobble setts, weathered setts, kerbs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Three or four men laying concrete block paving on a prepared sub-base are able to complete between 50 and 100 metres per day, depending upon the complexity of the site.
Where the block paving abuts the channel, the paving should be 6mm above the edge of the channel to allow for any future settlement.
Where it is necessary to cut blocks against a finishing edge, half blocks should be inserted within the field to avoid placing a less than one third size block against the abutment.
www.plaspave.co.uk /diy_laying.htm   (833 words)

 The Telegraph Online
Every piece of merchandise produced in Eastern Butcher Block’s high-tech Providence factory and sold in one of the company’s factory outlets is made to last.
Eastern Butcher Block’s factory workers are individually trained by supervisors in the use of machines.
Eastern Butcher Block is part of an ageless tradition.
www.nashuatelegraph.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20010301/SECTIONS010205/40107075/-1/sections0102   (982 words)

 Building a Butcher Block Table, Installing Stainless Steel Countertops, Loft Conversion, Home Again, Bob on TV, ...
Joel Scanlon of Eastern Butcher Block of Providence, Rhode Island delivered this impressive 3" thick 3 ft. by 7 ft. piece of Vermont Rock Maple to the loft where together he and Bob attached the light-weight tubular stainless steel base.
For a non-food prep surface, you can cover the butcher block with two to three coats of a good grade polyurethane sanding the surface between each coat.
Eastern Butcher Block offers its own proprietary oil finish which creates a rich patina highlighting the maple's natural grain variations as the wood ages as well as a proprietary Flexo washable surface for non-cutting surfaces.
www.bobvila.com /BVTV/HomeAgain/BTS-0921-ButcherBlock.html   (344 words)

 Eastern Europe opens up its borders
The communist era days when hotels in Eastern Block resorts could rely on a steady clientele of unsophisticated East German factory workers prepared to accept unsophisticated or shoddy service are long gone.
My recent travels in Eastern Europe as the guest of Enjoy Slovakia have shown me that the tourism industries in countries like Slovakia have already made great efforts to upgrade their amenities and facilities in order to cater for the hoped-for tourist influx from the West.
Prices are currently noticeably cheaper in Eastern Europe and should remain to for the immediate future at least, until these countries convert their currencies to the Euro.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/europe_north_africa/105005   (503 words)

 Scotland on Sunday - Sport - Breaking out of eastern Block
Instead of playing catch-up, Block was able to pile on the pressure all the way down the straight before edging past on the line.
Having overcome all the early teething problems which came with Mark’s overhaul of the training programme devised by his predecessor ("It was hard to sell her on that," he says, shaking his head at the memory) they are now reaping the rewards.
Block’s world of track and field may not be as lucrative as it could be, but everything remains relative.
scotlandonsunday.scotsman.com /sport.cfm?id=131452003   (1198 words)

 Old-fashioned Blocks, Unit Blocks, Construction Blocks and building block sets
The block sets manufactured by Educational Concepts are based on the “standard unit” principle developed by educator Caroline Pratt in the early 1900’s.
The dimensions of each block shape in a set of unit blocks is a multiple or a fraction of the size of the piece defined as the “unit”.
The dimensions of all other block shapes, including the columns, the pillars, the triangles, the curves, etc., are proportional to the length, width and height dimensions of the “unit”.
www.educoncepts.com /oldfashioned_blocks.html   (663 words)

 Block of the Month
If you are a member of any Block of the Month Quilt Program, please notify us of any changes with your credit card so that we will be able to get your blocks to you on time each month.
This 12-month Block of the Month program begins in April, and will include the pattern and all the fabrics needed to complete the quilt top including binding.
During this 6-month block of the month program, you will receive the pattern, design CD (includes most formats), and fabrics needed to complete the quilt top.
www.stitchinheaven.com /block_month.htm   (1391 words)

 Under Construction
Engineered/Ivany Block is the alternative to cast-in-place steel concrete walls and provides the same properties at a lower cost.
Glazed Units are lightweight concrete block with a thermosetting glazing compound permanently molded to one or more faces.
A lintel is a precast concrete beam reinforced with steel used in openings such as windows and doorways in coordination with masonry block to span an opening.
www.pacma.com /products.htm   (601 words)

 Eastern Butcher Block - Factory Outlets & Contacts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Each board is sanded twice to ensure a perfect gluing surface, and is cut into strips for a butcher block or face grain style table.
For our butcher block tables, each strip is placed on edge which provides the most strength and the hardest surface.
Eastern Butcher Block is 1/8 of a mile on the left.
www.butcherblock.com /EBBoutlets.htm   (609 words)

 Eastern Block
During the times of the world bipolar division by the iron curtain, before the dusk of the historical events and before the definite victory of the material over the ideological thinking.
"Eastern Block" examines the specificities and differences of living in totalitarian and post totalitarian countries.
"Eastern Block" traces marks, which totalitarian past and change of the political regime has left on our generation.
www.vychodniblok.cz /texty_en.htm   (312 words)

 Sports Acrobatics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Before long these Eastern Block countries began practicing acrobatics as if it were a sport – taking the skills learned in the circus and adding this to the discipline of the sporting arena, holding regular ’friendly’ competitions against each other.
At the same time as acrobatics was becoming a competitive sport in the Eastern Block, countries in the West, such as Great Britain, were beginning to recognise acrobatics as a beneficial recreational activity.
Not surprisingly the Eastern countries were by far the best with China, Russia, Bulgaria and Poland taking all of the top honors, while Western countries such as Great Britain and Belgium seemed to be there to make up the numbers.
www.seed.slb.com /en/scictr/watch/acrobatics/begin.htm   (638 words)

 BBC NEWS | Health | Eastern Europe's HIV 'time-bomb'
A huge HIV and Aids epidemic is on the brink of devastating former eastern-block countries, according to a report in the medical journal The Lancet.
In view of the current levels of HIV prevalence, Eastern Europe will soon be confronted with a major AIDS epidemic.
The report also emphasises the need to monitor economically motivated migration from eastern countries with the movement of infected individuals to Central and Western Europe also a growing concern.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/health/2869689.stm   (457 words)

 Gapers Block : Airbags : Eastern Standard Tribe: Cory Doctorow's latest vision of a Friendsterized Future
But even after you strip away all the hoopla surrounding its creative commons licensing and the coolio plot premise, Down and Out is a tantalizingly good first novel from a talented young author with great things in his future.
As part of the Eastern Standard Tribe -- a group centered on the East Coast and its time zone -- our hero Art is constantly tweaking his London-based sleep schedule.
Eastern Standard Tribe is available on Amazon or as a free PDF download.
www.gapersblock.com /airbags/archives/eastern_standard_tribe_cory_doctorows_latest_vision_of_a_friendsterized_future   (1687 words)

 Terrestrial Ecoregions -- East Sudanian savanna (AT0705)
This ecoregion lies south of the Sahel in central and eastern Africa, and is divided into a western block and an eastern block by the Sudd swamps in the Saharan Flooded Grasslands ecoregion.
The eastern block is found in eastern Sudan, Eritrea, and the low-lying parts of western Ethiopia, and also extends south through southern Sudan, into northwestern Uganda, and marginally into the Democratic Republic of Congo around Lake Albert.
The eastern portion of this ecoregion forms an extension of undifferentiated woodland, following White’s ‘Ethiopian undifferentiated woodland’ and ‘Ethiopian transition from undifferentiated woodland to Acacia deciduous bushland and wooded grassland.’ This area was extended to include ‘Sudanian undifferentiated woodland’ south towards Lake Albert and Mount Elgon.
www.worldwildlife.org /wildworld/profiles/terrestrial/at/at0705_full.html   (1540 words)

 Eastern Europe on the Rise (Part Two): Boutiques | DiStudio
Although the distinction between Eastern and Central Europe remains a bit murky, I’ve been told that countries in the east that have joined the EU are considered Central European.
Things were tough in the Eastern Block for decades but now it is very much in the process of economic recovery.
Several entities in Eastern Europe are providing distance learning for young artists who want to learn film and video skills.
www.studiodaily.com /distudio/7610.html   (2623 words)

 Bard Song Concert
Eastern Block has funds that to be spent for projects that can be supported by University in the future.
Eastern Block is a chartered group in DSG and eligible for funding from this organization.
GPSC has supported various Eastern Block events in the past and we are looking forward to propose our new events for GPSC funding committee
www.duke.edu /web/eastern-block/news/Feb_kickoff_meeting.htm   (238 words)

 Eastern University | Athletics
Eastern hit.469 with 17 kills and just 2 errors while pressuring Neumann into a.000 hitting percentage in game one.
Eastern stretched its lead to 11 points before their guests put together a run to cut the advantage to 23-16.
Eastern won six of the next eight points to take the second game 30-18.
www.eastern.edu:93 /athletics/womensvolleyball/results/1004nc.shtml   (723 words)

 Echo Online :: Sports :: Eastern wins Eagle Classic
EMU also held a 20-12 point advantage in the paint at halftime, and, at the end of the game, had extended that lead in the paint to 44-24.
Saturday, Morehead cut the Eastern lead to 67-62 with 9:04 to go in the second half.
Volleyball looses in MAC Tourney After advancing to the second round of the Mid-American Conference Tournament, the Eastern Michigan volleyball team lost to the nationally ranked #18 Ohio Bobcats Friday night 3-2 (30-26, 18-30, 26-30, 31-29 10-15).
www.easternecho.com /cgi-bin/story.cgi?21525   (491 words)

 Tree Fans Should Not Block Eastern Prom Restoration ; Fort Allen Park Was Designed to Show Off Water Views, Not ...
Some residents of the Munjoy Hill neighborhood have proclaimed their upset to find out that a master plan for the Eastern Promenade calls for the removal of some very tall evergreens that grow around the gazebo overlooking Portland Harbor.
The main one is that the Eastern Promenade is a designed landscape, not a naturally occurring phenomenon.
A second point is that the park's master plan has already been through a public process in which the neighborhood's residents were given the chance to offer input, and many did.
www.redorbit.com /news/science/658097/tree_fans_should_not_block_eastern_prom_restoration__fort/index.html?source=r_science   (389 words)

 4020 Φ Eastern Block 91-2
To paraphrase David Stark, it was a moment when Eastern Europe "played Capitalism with Communist pieces", when millions of otherwise placid Socialists went completely berserk.
The biggest difference between Hungarian and other Eastern Bloc housing estates was that the former were usually painted bright colours.
A fountain emptied for winter + background office and apartment blocks for the élite: security police, commie hacks, aparachiks etc. The monolithic building in the far background is the six-thousand room Ceausescu palace, still unfinished when Nicolae and Elena got rapid-lead therapy for Christmas 1989.
www.4020.net /eastbloc   (4885 words)

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