Megavisión El Salvador

Group Megavisión is a Salvadoran broadcasting company that operates three television channels and more than twenty national radio stations. It was founded by Óscar Antonio Safie. It began with the creation of the news service, Channel 21, in 1994. Later Channel 19 targeted a female audience. In 2001, Group Megavisión created its third channel, Channel [...]


Niphates is a mountain chain in Armenia that John Milton uses in Paradise Lost iii. 742 as Satan’s landing spot upon Earth.[1] Milton is noted for his extensive use of obscure geographical references in his works. Virgil also mentions the Niphates in the third book of his Georgics: “I will add the subdued cities of [...]


Kouandé Commune, arrondissement and town Kouandé Location in Benin Coordinates: 10°19′54″N 1°41′29″E / 10.33167°N 1.69139°E / 10.33167; 1.69139Coordinates: 10°19′54″N 1°41′29″E / 10.33167°N 1.69139°E / 10.33167; 1.69139 Country  Benin Department Atakora Department Area  • Total 4,500 km2 (1,700 sq mi) Elevation 436 m (1,430 ft) Population (2013 census)  • Total 112,014  • Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi) Time zone WAT (UTC+1) Kouandé is a town, arrondissement [...]

Taşdamlar, Çelikhan

Taşdamlar Village Country  Turkey Province Adıyaman Province District Çelikhan Time zone EET (UTC+2)  • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3) Taşdamlar is a village in the District of Çelikhan, Adıyaman Province, Turkey.[1] References[edit] ^ “Population of city, towns and villages – 2011”. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 22 July 2012.  Coordinates: 38°05′N 38°20′E / 38.083°N 38.333°E / 38.083; 38.333 [...]


Rusishvili (Georgian: რუსიშვილი) is a surname from Georgia, formerly of a noble family. The Rusishvili were a princely family, tavadi, in the eastern Georgian kingdom of Kakheti. A genealogical tradition enshrined in the writings of Prince Ioann of Georgia (1768–1830) traces the family’s ancestry to the late 12th century, making them descended from a Rus [...]

Peaksville, Missouri

Peaksville is an unincorporated community in Clark County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1] History[edit] Peaksville was platted in 1852, and named after Dr. Peake, a pioneer citizen.[2] A post office called Peakesville was established in 1858, and remained in operation until 1905.[3] References[edit] ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Peaksville, Missouri ^ [...]

Merlin Book 5: A Wizard’s Wings

This article does not cite any sources. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (August 2009) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) Merlin Book 5: A Wizard’s Wings A Wizards Wings Cover Author T. A. Barron Original title The Wings of Merlin [...]

Petorca Province

Petorca Province Provincia de Petorca Province Seal Location in the Valparaíso Region Petorca Province Location in Chile Coordinates: 32°22′S 71°06′W / 32.367°S 71.100°W / -32.367; -71.100Coordinates: 32°22′S 71°06′W / 32.367°S 71.100°W / -32.367; -71.100 Country  Chile Region  Valparaíso Capital La Ligua Communes List of 5: La Ligua Cabildo Zapallar Papudo Petorca Government  • Type Provincial  • Governor [...]

Bobrek concentration camp

Prisoners producing aircraft parts in the Siemens-Schuckert factory at Bobrek. Bobrek was a subcamp of Monowitz concentration camp located in or near Bobrek, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland, and was part of the Auschwitz concentration camp complex. It was built by Siemens-Schuckert and held approximately 250-300 prisoners who were used as slave labor to produce electrical [...]