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2013-04-20 23:01:59

Project to Question Asbestos Role in Poisoning Global Infrastructures DALLAS (PRWEB) April 20, 2013 Regents´ Professor Brett Walker of Montana State University (Bozeman) has won the prestigious 2013 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, a $48,000 endowment enabling him to pursue an international project focusing on asbestos. He will travel to Japan, Turkey, Russia, South Africa, and Quebec where valuable archives await his examination while he questions the possibility of “global...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin