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An ancient Sumerian unit of area approximately equivalent to 64.8 square kilometers.
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It is understood Bures was being sought following the arrest of a 57-year-old man.
SEX ABUSE: Peter Melling, Paul Bures and local man Derek Marshall procured local children
Remanding Melling and Bures, 53, in custody, he warned: "These are serious matters and custodial sentences are inevitable.
There is freedom to do whatever you want, people can get involved in building the bure (traditional Fijian living accommodation) homes or just relax around camp.
Toshiba Talk, 9 Get The Point, In Good Faith, 16 Ifallelsefails, 25 Bures, 50 Katiymann.
Four of her resentful vassals rode into her castle at Bures late at night and cut her head off.
To request the article or to arrange an interview with one of MVI's retail analysts, please contact: Juliana Bures at jbures@mventures.
Objects and Absences" includes works by Christian Boltanski, Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, Adam Fuss, Alicia Henry, and Shirin Neshat, who use photographs as well as found and depicted objects to create symbolic connections to the missing and the dead.
I got so used to the scale of ambition that not even new pavilions with work by Doug Aitken, Matthew Barney, and Janet Cardiff and Georges Bures Miller could ruffle me.
Paul Anthony Bures, 53, an expat builder from Kent living in Spain, had been on a Crimestoppers "most wanted" list before he gave himself up last Octob er.
Available are studio bures with their own private garden and access to the beach, or garden bures with their own private plunge pool.
4 JANET CARDIFF AND GEORGE BURES MILLER, THE MURIEL LAKE INCIDENT, 1999 We trace the origins of our collaborative practice back to our days in filmmaking, and the gentle yet unabashed cinephilia of Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller reminds us where some of our affections still lie.