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Even with the latest improvements, the restoration time of native Ethernet networks tends towards seconds instead of required milliseconds;
It possibly has something to do with the fact that his work tends to have a strongly dramatic slant and, in classical ballet at least, American taste, nurtured by Balanchine and his adherents, tends towards purer dance forms; dance, if you like, largely as an end in itself.
Finished in 1919, this red-brick rectangle is dressed in pale stone, and its mutedly classical facades are dominated by a tower that tends towards abstraction, almost like an Arts and Crafts version of an Indian railway station.