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Viking antler trade
2015-05-08 10:29:11

In popular culture, ancient Norsemen are often depicted as murderous invaders, but a new study published earlier this week in the European Journal of Archaeology suggests that the early days of the Viking Age were more about commerce than conquering.

2015-03-23 12:24:42

- Sales rise by 11 percent to around EUR2 billion WESEL, Germany, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA achieved

2015-02-10 23:03:40

Vancouver estate litigation is a sensitive area that should be best dealt with by experienced lawyers.

2015-02-10 12:26:48

In time for Valentine's Day, the network's new series profiles the life, customs and lavish weddings of the tight-knit Gypsy community in the United States MIAMI, Feb.

2015-02-02 23:00:18

Sharon Nowak is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for

2015-01-22 08:23:00

SKOPJE, Macedonia, January 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- International investor Solway Investment Group reports on its investments in Macedonian assets. In line

viking women
2014-12-10 04:52:00

When one thinks of Vikings, the image of big, strapping blonde haired sailors who raided and pillaged their way across Europe, Iceland and into North America most readily comes to mind. But perhaps we don't have the entire story, until now.

2014-10-24 23:02:32

Will variation in Vancouver is becoming more and more famous in the past few years.

2014-10-09 08:25:19

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St.

2014-10-09 08:22:43

-- Dr. Christoph Schlunken, President of the BYK Additives & Instruments division, will join ALTANA's Management Board as of November 1, 2014 WESEL, Germany, Oct.

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Hucul Pony
2014-04-17 10:10:15

The Hucul Pony also known as the Carpathian  is a small pony from the Carpathian Mountains, in Ukraine and Romania. The name comes from a small group of ethnic Hutsul people. The breed was around before the Hutsul people and was first mentioned in writing about 400 years ago. Originally named the “Mountain Tarpan” the pony was used by the Austro-Hungarian Army. The first stud farm was established in Romania in 1856 and several different breeds were carefully bred for purity. In 1922,...

2007-07-16 15:06:02

The Hucul or Carpathian Pony is a breed of draft horse that was originally found in the Carpathian Mountains. The Hucul is considered the most direct descendant of the now extinct Tarpan. It is named after the small ethnic group of Hutsuls. However, the horse breed is much older than the Hutsul people. This heavy horse possesses great endurance and hardiness. They are usually calm and are used for both trail riding and pulling timber in otherwise inaccessible forested areas. They are...

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Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.