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English historian best known for his history of the Roman Empire (1737-1794)

smallest and most perfectly anthropoid arboreal ape having long arms and no tail

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The band is Patric Miller (guitar, mandolin, lead vocals), Brian Price (electric fiddle), Brad Rosen (drums), Peter Bach (guitar, vocals), Jeremy Gibons (bass) and Frank Sprouse (lead guitar).
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SIPTU branch secretary Tish Gibons said the factory workers had gone through the industrial relations procedures but in the end felt they had no option but to take strike action.
We wanted to put the payback on growth," said city Finance Director Craig Gibons.
The following have joined the Eugene Celebration board: Buzz Blumm, part owner and employee, ES&A Sign & Awning; Craig Gibons, city of Coburg finance director and treasurer; Delaine Reed, general manager, Full City Coffee Roasters; and Amanda Walkup, attorney and partner, Hershner Hunter LLP.
Witnesses Mrs Daniels and Mr Gibons told the court during Morris' trial they had seen the kidnapped girl being driven around the area, a and had recognised her as the girl pictured in a newspaper.
The following have joined the board the Eugene Celebration board: Buzz Blumm, part owner and employee, ES&A Sign & Awning; Craig Gibons, city of Coburg finance director and treasurer; Delaine Reed, general manager, Full City Coffee Roasters; and Amanda Walkup, attorney and partner, Hershner Hunter LLP.
Yes, this is (a problem) - the economy is dropping," project manager Craig Gibons said.
Weather permitting, the construction is scheduled to be finished in December, Project Manager Craig Gibons said.
For the latter, a private contractor will go into backyards and install pipes and new septic tanks, Gibons said.
Craig Gibons, hired as city finance manager in late 2006, told the council in early 2007 that the city had overspent its revenue in each of the previous five years.
The project is sure to spur new development, said Craig Gibons, Coburg's finance director - in fact, be believes the population will triple from about 1,000 to 3,000.
2 million to go," said Craig Gibons, the city's finance director.
It's not a pretty picture," Coburg Finance Director Craig Gibons told a grim City Council.
City Finance Director Craig Gibons said the committee's action was triggered in part by lower-than-projected revenue from the city's most controversial income source: traffic fines and bails.