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  Trieste - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Trieste (Latin Tergeste, Italian Trieste, German and Friulian Triest, Slovenian and Croatian Trst and Hungarian Trieszt) is a city and port in northeastern Italy right on the border with Slovenia.
Trieste is located at the head of the Gulf of Trieste on the Adriatic Sea.
With a population of 211,184 (2001) it is capital of the autonomous region Friuli-Venezia Giulia and Trieste province.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Trieste   (2039 words)

 Bathyscaphe Trieste - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Trieste was a deep-diving research bathyscaphe ("deep boat") with a crew of two people.
Transported to the Naval Electronics Laboratory's facility in San Diego, it was extensively modified and then used in a series of deep-submergence tests in the Pacific Ocean during the next few years, including a dive to the Mariana Trench, the deepest known part of the ocean, in January 1960.
Trieste departed San Diego on October 5, 1959 on the way to Guam by the freighter Santa Maria to participate in Project Nekton — a series of very deep dives in the Mariana Trench.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bathyscaphe_Trieste   (584 words)

 Trieste - LoveToKnow 1911
Trieste is situated at the northeast angle of the Adriatic Sea, on the Gulf of Trieste, and is picturesquely built on terraces at the foot of the Karst hills.
The Karawanken railway, a direct connexion with Bohemia and the northern industrial provinces of Austria, is calculated to counteract the gravitation of traffic towards the German ports; while the Tauern railway constitutes the shortest route to the interior of Austria and to the south of Germany.
Trieste is the seat of a Roman Catholic bishop, and the seat of the administration for the Kiistenland or littoral, composed of the crown lands of Trieste, Gdrz and Gradisca, and Istria.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Trieste   (1376 words)

Between 1960 and 1962, after Trieste was overhauled at San Diego upon her return from Guam and Project "Nekton," the bathyscaph conducted many dives in the San Diego area.
Trieste was brought across country to Boston, where she soon entered the search to locate the lost submarine.
Subsequently, Trieste was transported to the Washington Navy Yard where she was placed on exhibit in the Navy Memorial Museum in early 1980.
www.history.navy.mil /danfs/t8/trieste.htm   (558 words)

 Trieste   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Trieste was granted the status of colony under Julius Caesar.
By the end of the 19th Trieste was a buzzing cosmopolitan city frequented artists such as James Joyce Zlatko Baloković and Italo Svevo.
On the coastal to Trieste is the Abdus Salam International for Theoretical Physics operating under the aegis UNESCO and IAEA.
www.freeglossary.com /Trieste   (524 words)

 Trieste, Italy
Trieste is the smallest province in Italy, and perhaps also the most isolated.
The history of Trieste is an intricate patchwork of myth and legend, flights, passion and races, of culture, peoples and painful victories, of elegant worldliness, successes and failures, of surprising contradictions, lives of artists, commercial traffic and pagan rituals.
It was at this time that Trieste was finally and defintively returned to Italy and it became the administrative seat of the smallest province in Italy and the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia region.
worldfacts.us /Italy-Trieste.htm   (2650 words)

 Trieste travel guide - Wikitravel
Trieste [1] (Triest in German, Trieszt in hungarian, Trst in Slavic languages) is a city in Italy.
It is situated on the crossroads of several commercial and cultural flows: German middle Europe to the north, Slavic masses and the Balkans to the east, Italy and then Latin countries to the west and the Mediterranean Sea to the south.
The plentiful "souls" of Trieste influence the every-day life with the habits of the numerous populations which inhabited it during the centuries and which are still alive: the dishes proposed in the city "buffets", the typical restaurants of Middle-European origins, is an experienced and flavored mixture of the local Austrian and Slavik tradition.
wikitravel.org /en/Trieste   (1777 words)

 Trieste for Geeks? - LUG Trieste
If you want to appreciate Trieste, and to live a memorable experience as the geeks from Trieste, you should first learn the habit of saving the batteries of your laptop (just to remind you the magic word in Linux is #shutdown -h now).
The green of the pines is mixed in autumn with the shiny red color of the Sommaco and in the evenings, from the border of the Carso plateau, it not unusual to be able to admire some breathtaking sunsets.
Advanced research centers in Trieste are studying the coffee DNA for the genetic improvement of coffee quality.
trieste.linux.it /it/node/48   (2562 words)

 History of the Bathyscaph Trieste
Between September 1965 and May 1966, TRIESTE II again underwent extensive modification and conversion at Mare Island Naval Shipyard but there is no clear record that she was ever operated in that new configuration,ie, the addition of skeds or outriggers on both sides of the sphere.
In the spring of 1980, TRIESTE II (DSV-1) deployed to the "Mid-America Trench".
TRIESTE II (DSV-1) was successful in locating and recovering the faulty hydro phone from a depth of 4100 feet.
www.bathyscaphtrieste.com   (1936 words)

 Traveller's Guide to Trieste and its Riviera- Southern Europe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In 1719, Trieste was declared a free port, and for centuries it thrived as a center of international commerce and culture.
Trieste is one of the few cities nestled right between the mountains and the sea.
Trieste is tucked up in the top corner of Mediterranean sea, its geographical position once again ideal for the markets of central and southern Europe.
triestenet.tripod.com /indexeng.htm   (3170 words)

 Thomas's Glassware Tour --- Trieste (I)
In the 6th century Trieste became the seat of bishops, who later also were sovereign rulers of the territory between 948 and 1216.
In 1382 the town voluntarily put itself under the rule of the Habsburg Duke Leopold III of Austria because it was threatened to be overwhelmed by the Republic of Venice.
Today, Trieste is the largest sea port in the Adriatic Sea and is the capital of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region of Italy.
www.thomasgraz.net /glass/gl-166.htm   (612 words)

 Study Abroad & Cultural Immersion with Languages Abroad - Italy - Trieste
Trieste experiences mild weather all through out the year and summers are like typical Mediterranean weather.
Trieste is located in the northeastern part of Italy along the Adriatic coast close to the border of Slovenia.
Trieste is known for its’ music, theater and literature and in particular it is famous for the legendary novelist Italo Svevo.
www.languagesabroad.com /countries/trieste.html   (956 words)

 CER | Trieste's burden of history
The 1911 census showed that almost 30 percent of the population of the city of Trieste was Slovene, while almost 95 percent of the rural areas surrounding the city were inhabited by Slovenes.
In Trieste, Slovenes were accorded a reasonable degree of minority rights by the London Memorandum and the Slovenes in Gorizia received some minority rights by the 1947 peace treaty, while the Udine region does not recognize its Slovene minority at all.
After several delays, the efforts of Trieste, Ljubljana and the Slovene minority paid off when the draft law finally appeared on the agenda of the lower house of the Italian parliament at the end of June.
www.ce-review.org /01/6/pozun6.html   (2481 words)

 USN Ships--TRIESTE (1958-1963) in 1959-60
In October 1959, after being fitted with a stronger pressure sphere, Trieste was transported to the mid-Pacific to participate in Project "Nekton", in which she conducted a series of very deep dives in the Marianas Trench.
Trieste was being prepared for transportation to the Marianas Islands for a three-month series of deep-submergence operations.
Drawing was released in connection with Trieste's record dive to 35,800 feet in the Challenger Deep, off Guam, on 23 January 1960.
www.history.navy.mil /photos/sh-usn/usnsh-t/trste-b.htm   (411 words)

 Trieste (Namor foe)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
History: Trieste was a member of the Banari Sisterhood, and like all Banari, was preoccupied with the possible extinction of their race due to too few males.
Trieste had Zun bring Triton back to Xlyym to receive a Skullhugger, while she explained to Tamara and Tiger Shark how the Banari had come to serve Xlyym.
Unfortunately, the damage done to Trieste was irreversible, and she was left dying.
www.marvunapp.com /Appendix/triestes.htm   (442 words)

 Virtual Tour, Stop XXXX: Trieste   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A beautiful, hill town and major seaport at the top of the Adriadic, Trieste was the principal strategic objective of the Italian Army in the Great War.
Trieste had been offered to Italy by the Entente poweres as an incentive for entering the war through the Treaty of London.
The entire province was the subject of a 1954 treaty between the two countries with Italy receiving the city of Trieste and Yugoslavia the surrounding territory.
www.worldwar1.com /itafront/trieste.htm   (211 words)

 Trieste - Wikimedia Commons
English: Trieste is a city in north-east of Italy.
Español: Trieste es una ciudad al noreste de Italia.
Français : Trieste est une ville du nord-est de l'Italie.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Trieste   (159 words)

 Trieste Italy economical hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Our hotel is situated in the center of Trieste, and has recently been renewed and endowed with the most modern technologic implants, as you can see in the next pages.
Trieste quality 3-star Hotel Roma Trieste in italy has welcomed its guests for centuries in the famous Theresian Quarter, accommodation in the centre of Trieste, where cultural and business activities still abound today in the relaxed neoclassic atmosphere of an urban development fostered by Empress Maria Theresa.
Trieste hotels and loding: The New Hotel Centro is located in the heart of Trieste, a little downtown of north Italy.
www.hotelnetservice.com /italy/trieste   (138 words)

At Trieste Associates, we work to engage local communities in decision-making and project planning on the range of environmental challenges that affect them, from toxic waste to energy conservation.
Trieste and the four presenters highlighted the importance of open, transparent, and proactive communication with community members for the successful development of wind energy projects.
Trieste Associates recently assisted the Fenner Renewable Energy Education (FREE) Center in its release of Impacts of Windmill Visibility on Property Values in Madison County, a study conducted by Ben Hoen, a graduate student of the Bard Center for Environmental Policy at Bard College.
www.triesteassociates.com   (279 words)

 Trieste Port Authority   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Free Port of Trieste, an international port since its foundation in 1719, is now a highly modern functional facility.
The only port on the Adriatic with a natural sea depth able to accommodate the biggest vessels, it is located at the centre of the new Europe.
The cities of Milan, Vienna, Munich, Stuttgart, Budapest, Prague, Zurich and Basle are all within a radius of 500 kilometres from Trieste.
www.ts.camcom.it /english/porto.htm   (122 words)

 Trieste Hotels - Trieste Italy Hotel Reservations
The hotel Holiday Inn Trieste - Duino, a modern hotel located in a strategic position due to its proximity with Trieste, offers from some room, a dazzling view of th...
In the heart of Trieste, the hotel overlooks the most famous pedestrian street for stroll and shopping.
This hotel in Trieste is very comfortable, recently renovated, situated at just 1 km from the historical centre, from San Giusto Castle, from the fair, the race course...
www.traveleurope.it /itinerari/t/trieste.shtml   (279 words)

 Historic Naval Ships Visitors Guide - RV Trieste   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Trieste was built in 1953, by Swiss professor, scientist and explorer August Piccard.
Trieste was purchased by the Navy in 1958.
Three years later, Trieste located the remains of the lost submarines USS Thresher and USS Scorpion.
www.hnsa.org /ships/trieste.htm   (146 words)

 Submarine Systems- Trieste
A decision was made to build a second Trieste in secret, to assign the original Trieste to the Deep Submergence Systems Project with the mission to test the equipments that would be employed on the DSRV (and eventually the NR-1).
Great publicity was to be focused on the original Trieste in that mission role with the intent to keep the world oblivious world to the design, construction, development and operation of another more sophisticated craft capable of clandestine operations in the deep ocean.
If it were it might still be against the law to reveal its operations (is there anyone alive with the authority and the knowledge to declassify?), if it were not there are other versions which are close enough to the truth that they can be revealed without needlessly distorting history or compromising security.
www.aloha.com /~craven/trieste3.html   (928 words)

 Trieste in California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The UC Berkeley Department of Medical Anthropology, School of Public Health, School of Social Welfare and the UC San Francisco Department of Psychiatry are hosting a two day conference focused on the Trieste Mental Health Department with speakers from Italy, France, Brazil and the United States.
The Trieste Mental Health Department is recognized by the World Health Organization, as one of the world's leading mental health practices, emphasizing community participation and deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill.
Norcio is responsible for Psychiatric Emergency Service at Trieste General Hospital and he is a close collaborator of Dr. Dell'Acqua.
trieste-in-california.berkeley.edu   (523 words)

 The Music of Caffe Trieste
The accordion is the offical instrument of the City of San Francisco, and Petosa Accordions are the offical instruments of the Caffe Trieste.
Thus, The Giotta Family and the Trieste Musical Family now will have a beautiful studio to work in; and one that will be available at a fraction of what those major studios in Berkeley and Sausalito would charge.
Audio CD The Trieste Musical Family cares very much about the wonderful folks who share their talent with us through the fine musical repertoire perfromed in the Concert.
www.caffetrieste.com /pages/music.html   (2077 words)

 Leopoldo Trieste
Subsequently scripting films and gaining a reputation as a respected playwright, Trieste continued to alternate between stage and screen in the following years, even attempting a stint at directing 1950's Città di Notte (City at Night) and 1960's Il Peccato Degli Anni Verdi.
The veteran actor was the recipient of a Nastro d'Argento award for his role in The Star Maker (1995).
In January of 2003, Leopoldo Trieste died of cardiac arrest in Rome, Italy.
www.djangomusic.com /actor_bio.asp?pid=P+71789   (153 words)

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