COWRIE


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COWRIECollaborative Offshore Wind Research Into the Environment (UK)
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These two premises accepted there could be little doubt that Schneider would prove trustworthy in so far as accepting the command of the Cowrie was concerned; after that Kai Shang knew that he could find means to coerce the man into submission to his further wishes.
Each knew that in the heart of the others was sufficient treachery to make it unsafe for any member of the party to go ashore leaving the others in possession of the Cowrie, so not more than two or three men at a time were ever permitted aboard the vessel unless all the balance of the company was there too.
The knowledge that he alone could navigate the Cowrie had, up to now, been sufficient assurance of his safety; but quite evidently something had occurred of which he had no knowledge that would make it quite worth the while of his co-conspirators to eliminate him.
Okay," Cody said, giving her the small cowrie shell with dots of pink on its belly and also the bivalve shell as yellow as the sun, because it reminded him of her brilliant smile.
Meyer CP (2003) Molecular systematics of cowries Gastropoda: Cypraeidae and diversification patterns in the tropics.
Creadora asombrosa de espacios visuales sintetizados con inteligencia, elegancia y sofisticada perspectiva de la condicion humana y la desnudez del arte, Cowrie ha sabido construir una fotografia siempre sorprendente, pero fiel a la esencia de las particularidades de cada fenomeno escenico por ella recreado, avisorado, reconstruido, con una calidad que no tiene parangon, pero que si ha marcado no solo a muchos de sus discipulos, sino incluso a generaciones de jovenes creadores del arte dancistico que han hallado inspiracion en su fotografia.
Female utilize beads buttons cowries and colored slivers for the purpose of adornment.
The bulk of the book consists of an unfinished manuscript by the missionary Sibbele Hylkema (1933-1998) that deals with the role of cowries in the society of the Me living in the central highlands of West Papua.
He submitted a photo essay about his month''s work experience at the huge 3,000-acre Westerton of Cowrie enterprise, Stirling, which comprises 14 separate farms.
The Minister of Finance, Mr Pravin Gordhan will on Friday, 2 May 2014 at 10h00, deliver the keynote address at a function to officially open the first-of-its-kind in South Africa, Maritime Port of Entry Control Centre (MPECC) at Cowrie Place, within the Cape Town Harbour.
Cowries, an established currency in West and Central Africa, represented connections to India, and to China where the cowrie still appears in written characters relating to wealth.
Another crowd-pleaser dressed in sky blue, Cowrie Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2012 Marlborough, New Zealand (PS6.