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2010-01-15 17:08:00

Film Chronicles Deployment of U.S. Troops Stationed at One of the Most Dangerous Outposts in Afghanistan 15-Month Tour of Duty Also Provides Basis for Upcoming Book WAR by Junger, Award-Winning Journalist and Author of THE PERFECT STORM WASHINGTON, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Geographic Channel U.S. and National Geographic Channels International announced today that they have acquired worldwide television rights to Restrepo, which will premiere globally on the network in...

2006-04-17 07:09:21

By Mark Egan NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sebastian Junger's new book begins with a family album snapshot of the best-selling author of "The Perfect Storm" sitting on his mother's lap as a baby. In the background are two workers posing with them after renovating the family home. One of them is a handsome young man who became known as the Boston Strangler. The image prompted Junger to write "A Death in Belmont." "I decided to find out more," Junger said in an interview about his book, which...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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