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BRBrigade de Recherche (French: Research Brigade)
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BRBâtiment Réacteur (French: Reactor Building)
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BRBridgewire Resistance
BRBahama Route
BRBloc Réacteur (French: Reactor Unit)
BRBattle Rezz (gaming)
BRBrandenberger+Ruosch AG
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Senators, James Murray Mason of Virginia and John Slidell of Louisiana, were now Confederate envoys and had escaped from Charleston, S.C., aboard the blockade runner Theodora en route to Havana.
In 1803 the American frigate Philadelphia ran aground in the Tripoli harbor while trying to chase down a blockade runner, and the corsairs captured 300 men and threw them into prison.
Intended as a blockade runner, she was bought by the Confederacy and served them well.
Instead, he entered the South covertly from Nassau on a blockade runner because his country was anxious to avoid recognition of the Confederacy by sanctioning an official mission.
"They think we's a blockade runner. They gon blow us to hell and gone."
Clark Gable, synonymous with the romantic adventurers of the 1930s, was the public's overwhelming choice for Rhett Butler, rogue, gambler, murderer, blockade runner and war profiteer.
On one side of the Blockade Runner hotel they were filming a yacht-racing episode of the teen soap opera Dawson's Creek.
That dashing brute of a blockade runner, Rhett Butler appears almost peaked in places, and Scarlett O'Hara's famous party gowns look like they've been left in the sun too long.
Wyoming, he sailed to Santiago, Cuba, on his own initiative to halt the execution of American sailors captured when the Spanish seized the blockade runner Virginius, carrying weapons to Cuban rebels; transferred to the Washington Navy Yard (spring 1874), he died in Washington, D.C.
The Virginia-born Bannister was rejected for poor eyesight by the Confederate Army and became a blockade runner. After a number of runs to Europe, he was captured and imprisoned at Point Lookout, where he and fellow prisoner <IR> SIDNEY LANIER </IR> discussed poetry and became friends.
According to Laird, the dioramas are of exceptional craftsmanship and were originally made for the Blockade Runner Museum in the 1960's.
The ill-fated blockade runner ran aground with a quarter of a million bottles of whisky in its hold.