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Boa Snakes
Boa Snakes
Boa Snakes Boa is the common name for about 6 genera and 50 species of SNAKES that constitute the family Boidae. Closely related to PYTHONS, the family includes the largest of all snakes, the water-dwelling ANACONDA of South America. Among other boas are the smaller sand boas, Eryx, and the woodsnakes, Tropidolphus and related genera. The typical boa genera are ground or tree dwellers of tropical America--as are the woodsnakes--and the island of Madagascar, whereas the sand boas are semidesert b
The Republic Of Colombia
The Republic Of Colombia
The Republic Of Colombia The Republic of Colombia is the fourth largest country in South America. It is located at the north-western tip of the continent. Its neighbors are Brazil and Venezuela to the east, Panama to the north-west, and Ecuador and Peru to the south. Colombia is the only South American country that\'s coast is on the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. There are eight islands under Colombian rule, and they are San Andres, Providencia, San Bernado, Islas del Rosario, Isla Fuerte
The Anaconda Plan
The Anaconda Plan
The Anaconda Plan The North needed to create a motive for the South to rejoin the Union. To do this General Winfield Scott designed an offensive plan known as the Anaconda Plan. The Anaconda Plan was a long-term plan that would weaken the South with as little blood shed as possible. Consisting of two main actions, the purpose of the Anaconda Plan was to break down the Southern economy. It was hoped that once the South ran out of supplies they’d join the Union once again. The first action the Ana
PADUREA AMAZONICA
PADUREA AMAZONICA
PADUREA AMAZONICA Daca explorarea Antarctidei nu mai uimeste pe nimeni azi prin noutatlie pe care le scoate la iveala , in schimb nu toti stiu ca numeroase alte teritotii ofera si vor oferi inca multa vreme date noi cunoasterii geografice. Iar dintre cele mai reprezentative asemenea teritorii fac parte cele acoperite cu paduri ecuatoriale. Padurea ocupa pe glob o treime din intinderea terenurilor forestiere se afla in Rusia si America de Sud. Cea mai mare suprafata impadurita din lume se afla i
HOW MY LIFE WAS CHANGED “POST 9-11”
HOW MY LIFE WAS CHANGED “POST 9-11”
HOW MY LIFE WAS CHANGED “POST 9-11” Theme 2 September18, 2003 Many lives were changed on September11, 2001. My life was affected in three major ways: first, my unit was deployed early in support of Operation Enduring Freedom; secondly, I was sent to Afghanistan and never got to do what I was sent to do; and third the skills that I received in the Marine Corps got me highly recruited by the Department of Homeland security and most federal law enforcement agencies. Every Marine Corps infantry batt
POISONOUS SNAKES
POISONOUS SNAKES
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The Civil War
The Civil War
The Civil War The 1800\'s were a tumultuous time for the United States of America. At that time the south was typically slave and the northerners were traditionally for freedom. The slave states of the south and the abolitionist in the north were quarreling and the government recognizing that made efforts to stop or delay the civil war. In 1819 Missouri wanted to enter the Union a slave state. At this time the 22 states of the Union were divided evenly 11 slave and 11 free. Northern states were
The Civil War
The Civil War
The Civil War a military conflict between the United States of America (the Union) and the Confederate States of America (the Confederacy) from 1861 to 1865. The American Civil War is sometimes called the War Between the States, the War of Rebellion, or the War for Southern Independence. It began on April 12, 1861, when Confederate General P. G. T. Beauregard opened fire on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, and lasted until May 26, 1865, when the last Confederate army surrendered
Venezuela
Venezuela
Venezuela Venezuela is the most northern country in South America. Although Venezuela is known for drug smuggling and baseball players, it is still an interesting place to visit. Venezuela borders Brazil,Guyana, Columbia and the Atlantic Ocean. There are a total of 2,696 miles of borders. Venezuela has three natural resources. They are minerals, fuels and forests. Venezuela¹s climate is hot, tropical and humid. Venezuela¹s physical features are a narrow coastal strip, a coastal mountain range, s
Samwise Gamgee
Samwise Gamgee
Samwise Gamgee What exactly is a rain forest, you say? Well, on the outside, a rain forest has a wall averaging 20 feet thick that is made of a tangle of vines that love light. This wall seals off the interior creating the illusion that the whole jungle is this thick. But if you find an animal path or stream to follow, you can slip through and enter this mysterious world. Once you\'re inside, you can look up and see a tree canopy that\'s as high as a 17 story building! And it\'s pretty dark too,