Gustavus


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the last king of Sweden to have any real political power (1882-1973)

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king of Sweden who kept Sweden neutral during both World War I and II (1858-1950)

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king of Sweden whose losses to Napoleon I led to his being deposed in 1809 (1778-1837)

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king of Sweden who increased the royal power and waged an unpopular war against Russia (1746-1792)

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king of Sweden whose victories in battle made Sweden a European power

king of Sweden who established Lutheranism as the state religion (1496-1560)

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About the Survey These are findings from an Ipsos poll conducted on behalf of Gustavus Adolphus College, fielded September 2 -10, 2015.
Another high was Jones steering the underrated and magnificently named Bernard Scriven's Gustavus Adolphus to victory in a low-grade chase at Taunton more than 20 years ago.
This is the dilemma faced by Gustavus Swift, the first entrepreneur to successfully devise a way to ship processed meat products across the plains to the population centers of the East, and in doing so changed the way consumers thought, or rather, didn't think about their food.
Gustavus is a corporate attorney representing multinational clients and clients primarily in the automotive, defense, aerospace, software and information technology sectors.
To find a lodge, inn, or B&B in Gustavus (there are many), contact the Gustavus Visiter Association at www.
His stops included Gustavus Adolphus College in St.
IN 1625, Sweden's king, Gustavus Adolphus, decided that his country needed a strong navy if Sweden was to be considered a major world power.
Rosalba Carriera's 18th century portrait of politician Gustavus Hamilton
It is allocating the money towards the purchase of Rosalba Carriera's Portrait of Gustavus Hamilton, 2nd Viscount Boyne, by the Barber Institute of Art in Birmingham.
Gustavus Adolphus made which country a powerful European state?
composer Steve Heitzeg has written a six-movement "Nobel Symphony," commissioned by Gustavus Adolphus College in St.
The Kingsmen, with a challenging nonconference schedule highlighted by Gustavus Adolphus, Minn.
The system enables Gustavus Adolphus to send the local public safety answering point a 911 caller's exact location (building, floor, room) to speed response
Four million dollars have been invested, not to mention the replacement of water networks by 12-inch PVC pipe, or arteries in areas like Gustavus, Guadalupe, and Sanchez, among others.
Examining the golem (an inanimate mudfigure imbued with life through mystical means whose purpose is to protect and to avenge) as a construct from early Jewish folktale to modern fiction, Baer (English and genocide, Gustavus Adolphus College) interprets the myth and its meaning in the context of post-Holocaust works of fiction.