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  Nestor
He was the only one who was spared when Heracles slew his father and his brothers.
Nestor helped fight the centaurs, participated in the hunt for the Calydonian boar and was one of the Argonauts.
When he was already of advanced age, he still participated in the expedition against Troy, where he, as oldest of the Greek heroes, excelled in wisdom, eloquence, and bravery.
www.pantheon.org /articles/n/nestor.html   (88 words)

  
  Nestor, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
Nestor, whose father and brothers were killed by Heracles 1, was brought up among the Gerenians and later became the Leader of the Pylians against Troy.
Nestor survived this massacre because at the time he was being brought up in Gerenia, another city in Messenia, or because he took refuge there escaping the war.
But Nestor says that the war between Pylos and Elis took place after the invasion of Heracles 1, and that Neleus was still alive when this war, in which Nestor became a renowned warrior, took place.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Nestor.html   (2096 words)

  
 Nestor, Knowles ousted from Australian Open
Nestor and Knowles fell 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 to the top-ranked American tandem of Bob and Mike Bryan in the semifinals at Melbourne Park.
The Bryans are the defending champions; Nestor and Knowles, seeded third, won the title in 2002 and lost the final in 2003.
Nestor and Knowles broke the twin brothers twice to claim the opening set, but faltered slightly in the second and the third.
www.cbc.ca /sports/story/2007/01/25/nestor-aussie.html   (1267 words)

  
 Nestor
Nestor was an Argonaut, helped fight the centaurs, and participated in the hunt for the Calydonian Boar.
Nestor receives Telemachus kindly and entertains him lavishly as a guest, but is unable to furnish any information on his father's fate.
Nestor's wife Eurydice and their remaining living sons appear in the Odyssey as well—Echephron, Stratius, Perseus, Aretus, Thrasymedes, and Pisistratus.
www.mlahanas.de /Greeks/Mythology/Nestor.html   (371 words)

  
 Nestor.com - Innovative video-based monitoring systems and services for traffic safety
Nestor provides innovative, automated traffic safety systems and services to municipalities throughout the United States and Canada.
Nestor’s technology protects school zones, work zones, neighborhood streets—places where your family and friends work and play.
Let Nestor show you the best available technology recognized by many including the medical community for significantly reducing life-threatening injuries.
www.nestor.com   (191 words)

  
 Nestor - Scientific Programme   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The NESTOR facility as designed, uses a high bandwidth electro-optical cable (with 18 monomode fibers) to transmit the acquired data to the shore with a very high bandwidth optical link.
NESTOR is connected to the interdisciplinary benthic laboratory named LAERTIS (Laboratory in the Abyss of Europe with Real time data Transfer to shore for Interdisciplinary Studies).
NESTOR takes advantage of the unique fact that is deployed near the deepest part in Europe (depth up to 5200m).
www.nestor.org.gr /programme/nestor__scientific_programme.htm   (778 words)

  
 All about Nestor Martin Belgium
Terms such as "sustainable" and "environmentally friendly" are so widely used that it is often forgotten how recently our attitudes have changed and in 1845 when Nestor Martin opened its iron casting foundry, industrial pollution was considered by many to be evidence of purpose and productivity rather than the mismanagement of our resources.
Nestor Martin was a man who believed that because the fundamentals of engineering were based on laws of nature all engineering should be in sympathy with nature.
His ambition to build stoves of extreme efficiency was not just a desire to demonstrate his technical expertise, it was his commitment to wanting control of the natural phenomenon of fire without disturbing the cycle in which nature dismantles and recreates.
www.euroheat.co.uk /nestormartin.htm   (205 words)

  
 Nestor v. Bruce Hardwood Floors, No. 29328
Nestor's employment, Bruce Hardwood had a safety and disciplinary policy providing that “[a]n employee may be discharged immediately without prior warning for a serious violation of safety rules or instructions including.
Nestor filed with the trial court a motion to reconsider the court's March 29, 1999 ruling and a motion for partial summary judgment.
Nestor's filing of a workers' compensation claim was a significant factor in Bruce Hardwood's decision to terminate him -- the third prong of the test.
www.state.wv.us /wvsca/docs/fall01/29328.htm   (2069 words)

  
 Paul Nestor Award
A. Paul Nestor shall serve as ex-officio of the committee and personally present the cash award or appoint a representative.
The A. Paul Nestor committee and the University of Kentucky shall reserve and possess the right and responsibility for the final determination of eligibility and award presentation.
The winner of the A. Paul Nestor award shall be announced and recognized at the awards ceremony.
www.uky.edu /NestorAward/bylaws.html   (567 words)

  
 Paul Nestor Award
Nestor joined the University of Kentucky in 1952 as Director of Purchasing and held this position for eight years.
The NACUBO award of $1000.00 became the basis for funding the Nestor Award for Employee Creativity, which was established by the Board of Trustees in 1984 when Mr.
Nestor was participant in the College Business Management Institute (CBMI) for 49 of its first 50 years: as a student, as instructor for the purchasing course for eight years, as coordinator for 22 years, and as a member of the Hospitality Committee until he moved to North Carolina.
www.uky.edu /NestorAward/bio.html   (325 words)

  
 nestor - Newsletter
We are delighted to present the first nestor newsletter of the second project phase, today.
A further key area within nestor's ambit is standardisation in the field of long-term preservation, as this is a task which can only be carried out jointly at the national level.
The nestor team is pleased to announce the five-day nestor Spring School 2007 training programme.
nestor.sub.uni-goettingen.de /newsletter/index.php?lang=en   (3148 words)

  
 NESTOR : NEtwork Self managemenT and ORganization   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
NESTOR seeks to replace labor-intensive configuration management with one that is automated and software-intensive.
NESTOR has been implemented in two complementary versions and is now being applied to automate several configuration management scenarios of increasing complexity, with encouraging results.
The NESTOR prototype has been released to Telcordia Technologies and is being used as a basis for a DARPA-sponsored smart firewall project.
www.cs.columbia.edu /dcc/nestor   (2556 words)

  
 Comic creator: Nestor Redondo
Nestor Redondo was born in Candon, Ilocos Sur, in the Philippines in 1928.
Nestor's popularity really skyrocketed when he was commissioned to illustrate the blockbuster series 'Darna' in the early 1950s.
Nestor Redondo was a gentle man who was always approachable for aspiring young artists who wanted advice or encouragement.
www.lambiek.net /artists/r/redondo.htm   (396 words)

  
 Nestor's Cup Information
A golden mixing cup, described in Homer's Iliad, belonging to Nestor, the king of Pylos.
The so-called Cup of Nestor from Pithikoussai is a clay drinking cup (kotyle) that was found in 1954 at excavations in a grave in the ancient Greek site of Pithikoussai on the island of Ischia in Italy.
Modern scholars agree that the text is meant as a humourous contrast between the richness of the legendary Cup of Nestor and the simplicity of the clay drinking cup.
www.bookrags.com /wiki/Nestor's_Cup   (808 words)

  
 Nestor Home Page
A brief history of Nestor as well as information on subscription rates.
October 5, 2001: We have added the 2000 Nestor bibliography to the database.
Until we finish linking the reviews to their proper bibliographic entries in the searchable Nestor, there is a temporary Review Search Page.
classics.uc.edu /nestor/index.html   (509 words)

  
 Nestor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
- Nestor will only be used in accordance to all rules and only in public AWI worlds, or in private worlds if authorized by the owner.
Nestor is now compiled statically, and thus no longer relies on aw.dll.
Question editing no longer possible while the game is in progress to avoid having Nestor ask a question twice before all questions were asked.
www.imabot.com /nestor.htm   (367 words)

  
 Social Security Online History Pages
In this 1960 Supreme Court decision Nestor's denial of benefits was upheld even though he had contributed to the program for 19 years and was already receiving benefits.
Under a 1954 law, Social Security benefits were denied to persons deported for, among other things, having been a member of the Communist party.
NESTOR CAME TO THIS COUNTRY FROM BULGARIA IN 1913 AND LIVED HERE CONTINUOUSLY FOR 43 YEARS, UNTIL JULY 1956.
www.ssa.gov /history/nestor.html   (1441 words)

  
 Nestor Home Page
Because Nestor is based on Microsoft Internet Explorer activeX, every improvement of the IE core benefits also to Nestor.
Nestor favorise une démarche constructiviste dans la recherche d'information.
Nestor is intended to be used as a constructionist environment.
www.gate.cnrs.fr /~zeiliger/nestor.htm   (1333 words)

  
 Nestor the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey - Rotten Tomatoes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Nestor the donkey is a bit of an oddity--his long ears are enough for six donkeys and stretch all the way to the ground.
One night, when Nestor is locked out in the cold, he begins to wander the desert.
When he becomes lost, Nestor is certain he's a goner, but much to his surprise, the donkey is visited by an angel, Tilly.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/nestor_the_longeared_christmas_donkey   (353 words)

  
 Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey
In the far northern reaches of the Roman Empire, Nestor lived in with his mother in the stable of Olaf the Donkey Breeder.
Nestor felt completely useless and it seemed like he couldn't do anything without tripping over those troublesome ears.
All hope seems lost until a little angel finds Nestor and tells him that he is needed for a task that only he and his special ears can complete--far, far away called in a little town called Bethlehem...
www.keyframeonline.com /kf.php?op=details&a=83   (150 words)

  
 The Nestor Makhno Archive
This site is dedicated to the Ukrainian anarchist, Nestor Ivanovich Makhno who was active in Ukraine during the Russian Revolution.
Nestor Majno y Vladimir Ilich Lenin: Entrevista Histórica,
Ukraine 1917/1923: Nestor Makhno et l'Armée insurectionnelle d'Ukraine,
www.geocities.com /nestor_mcnab/makhno.htm   (809 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Year Without a Santa Claus / Nestor, The Long-Eared Christmas Donkey / Rudolph's Shiny New Year: DVD: ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The wondrous story of Christ's birth is told by an unlikely source: Nestor, a gentle donkey with incredibly long ears and a first-hand knowledge of life in a stable.
Nestor meets Tilly, a heavenly cherub (voiced by Brenda Vaccaro) who imparts guidance to the despairing burro and tells him that soon he will be chosen to participate in a miracle involving a star, a baby, a lowly stable, and some travelers named Mary and Joseph.
Notwithstanding its goofy name and lower profile in the Rankin-Bass pantheon, "Nestor" is a half hour, animal-based gem that gives a welcome nod to the religious underpinnings of the Christmas holiday.
www.amazon.com /Without-Nestor-Long-Eared-Christmas-Rudolphs/dp/B00004VVPA   (2199 words)

  
 REPORT ON JAMES JOYCE'S ULYSSES
Nestor tells him of the history of returning Greek heroes and the story of Agamemnon.
The role of Nestor is played by Mr.
Sargent shadows the role of Pisistratus, Nestor's youngest son.
ksumail.kennesaw.edu /~mglosup/ulysses/nestor.htm   (1034 words)

  
 Nestor 747 and Nestor Vintage Cigars
The Nestor 747 is a cigar that was born out of devotion for the old 'Cuban style' of cigar making.
The new Nestor 747 Series II Vintage 1989 is the second generation of the Nestor 747 cigar project and is boxed in cabinets of 50 cigars.
Unlike the original Nestor 747 which is a box pressed (squared) cigar, the Series II are left in their original cylindrical state.
fujipub.com /nestor   (610 words)

  
 nestor
Nestor was to be the best man at my wedding.
We know for a fact that Nestor's family can use a significant amount of financial aid to provide Nestor with a decent and dignified funeral, and we are at this time making arrangements to wire money to Buenos Aires to the tune of $750 via Western Union by tomorrow's day end.
I am happy for Nestor for that fact at least he was in his homeland where his soul to be rest.
www.planet-tango.com /nestor.htm   (2016 words)

  
 Advanced notes for Ulysses (ch2 Nestor)
Nestor is featured in the Iliad, already as aged as a grandfather [etext]
Telem to Nestor "I follow after the far-spread rumour of my father, if haply I may hear thereof, even of the goodly steadfast Odysseus, who upon a time, men say, fought by thy side and sacked the city of the Trojans." [Homer]
Joyce assigns him to Homer's Pisistratus, Nestor's sixth and youngest son (same age as Telem, 21yo): [1st appearance], [more] He plays a greater role in Book IV, chauffeuring T to Sparta.
www.robotwisdom.com /jaj/ulysses/notes02.html   (2261 words)

  
 Nestor 747 and Nestor Vintage Cigars
The Nestor 747 is a cigar that was born out of devotion for the old 'Cuban style' of cigar making.
The new Nestor 747 Series II Vintage 1989 is the second generation of the Nestor 747 cigar project and is boxed in cabinets of 50 cigars.
Unlike the original Nestor 747 which is a box pressed (squared) cigar, the Series II are left in their original cylindrical state.
www.fujipub.com /nestor   (610 words)

  
 Nestor's Sprinklers & Lighting
With one lawn mower and the need to be his own boss, Vincent went from door to door offering his service to the residents in his neighborhood.
Soon other neighborhoods saw the pride and care Vincent took in his work that they sought after his services, which caused Nestor’s Landscaping to grow from 1 lawn mower to 20, and from 1 person to a 25 crew staff.
With over 26 years of experience in Landscape Irrigation, Custom Landscaping, Lighting Installation and Repairs, Nestor's Landscape Irrigation and Lighting, a Division of Nestor's Enterprises, Inc. is fast growing with a long list of satisfied customers.
www.nestorslandscape.com /History.htm   (206 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/thenestorbar
The Nestor is a bar music venue located in Fargo ND.
The Nestor took over new ownership in Dec. of 2005 and with the right moves being made it has become what is today.
all the rad shows at the nestor and all you have is 3 pics.
www.myspace.com /thenestorbar   (702 words)

  
 Nestor Burma
Nestor is the owner and sole operator of the Fiat Lux Detective Agency in Paris, in a France very much under the thumb of the Nazis and the Vichy regime.
Nestor's popularity and influence have gone far beyond the original novels.
The Nestor Burma is one of to the longest-running PI series of all time, with twenty-nine books and several short stories spanning almost fifty years.
www.thrillingdetective.com /burma.html   (1205 words)

  
 Nestor Chylak | National Baseball Hall of Fame
Considered the model umpire of the post-war era, Nestor Chylak was a skillful arbiter who earned the respect of players and managers alike during his 25-year major league career.
that Nestor Chylak was the crew chief for the infamous "10-cent Beer Night" promotion in Cleveland, June 4, 1974, that ultimately resulted in a forfeit to the visiting Texas Rangers?
Tell someone about Nestor Chylak by sending a free Hall of Fame Digital Postcard.
www.baseballhalloffame.org /hofers_and_honorees/hofer_bios/Chylak_Nestor.htm   (214 words)

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