Guiana


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Related to Guiana: Dutch Guiana, British Guiana, Guiana Francesa
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a geographical region of northeastern South America including Guyana and Surinam

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But French Guiana isn't the only region of the world teeming with bats.
Despite its perennial popularity and accessibility, the Hakluyt Society's recent edition of Sir Walter Raleigh's Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana fulfills its central mission of "printing rare or unpublished voyages and travels" (xvii) admirably.
braziliensis CL that occurred among 24 scientists who participated in a field mission at Limonade Creek in Saul, French Guiana, during October 10-25, 2013.
O3b has announced that the launch of its third group of 4 satellites from Le Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG) at Kourou in French Guiana, has been scheduled for December 18, 2014.
London, June 3 ( ANI ): A rare 'British Guiana One-Cent Magenta' stamp dating from 1856 is expected to fetch between 6-12million pounds and with that it will set a new world record for the fourth time.
On 17 March 2014, the Expert Committee at the Royal Philatelic Society London - the oldest and most distinguished society of stamp scholars in the world - convened a special meeting with the singular purpose of re-authenticating the unique British Guiana One-Cent Magenta.
First operator in the French West Indies and French Guiana to offer satellite broadband.
In 1838, the British and colonized Indian governments permitted sugar planters in British Guiana to bring Indian indentured workers from India to their plantations.
KOUROU, French Guiana, City, Muharram 18, 1434, Dec 2, 2012, SPA - A Russian-made Soyuz rocket blasted off from French Guiana on Saturday and placed into orbit an Earth observation satellite for France, space officials said.
French Guiana is a department of France, where it is represented in the French Senate, and Cayenne is the capital of this former penal colony.
France: Nine people were killed and two others injured in a gang shootout at a gold-panning site in French Guiana, police commander Colonel Didier Laumont said.
AP Photo/Tokyo Electric Power Co) GUIANA Russia''s Soyuz-ST-B spacecraft at the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana.
Voters in the French Caribbean exclaves of Martinique and French Guiana have rejected a proposal for local government to have more autonomy from France.
1) The resettlement conditions and disparities between the Hmong experiences in rural, agricultural villages in tropical French Guiana and urban settings in the U.