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The ancient remains of seven children apparently killed in a ritual have given scientists new views of the sketchily understood Inca practice of sacrificing select children in elaborate ceremonies.
Making his first start for 330 days, the nine-year-old Denman jumped sketchily in the early stages of the Grade Two contest, which was switched from Newbury's abandoned fixture.
Morris's chronological research methods discounted the fact that although Beit Daras was located in southern Palestine - approximately 30 kilometers north of Gaza - the Zionist aggression to conquer the once peaceful village began earlier than the Givati's "Operation Lighting" (Mivtza Barak) of early May 1948, and that the village didn't fall for at least another month after the date he sketchily provides.
Morris' research methods discounted the fact that although Beit Daras was located in southern Palestine - approximately 30 km north of Gaza - the Zionist aggression to conquer the once peaceful village began earlier than the Givati's "Operation Lighting" (Mivtza Barak) of early May 1948, and that the village didn't fall for at least another month after the date he sketchily provides.
The travel routes are sketchily described and mapped; heed the introduction's advice to invest in a New York State road atlas before setting out.
The poet's submission is 'suspect' and 'articulated too sketchily to make it entirely convincing': he is 'going through the motions' (pp.
Never more than sketchily literate, he did his share of Indian fighting and was indeed a scourge to bears throughout Kentucky and Tennessee.
While the design of the book could certainly be improved--architects' comments are bluntly formatted and interrupt the flow of the narrative, while design sketches, drawings, models and photographs documenting each project are small and sketchily captioned--this is more than counterbalanced by commentaries on the work of Aalto and Eero Saarinen at MIT and contributions by Kevin Roche, Steven Holl, Charles Correa, Fumihiko Maki and Frank Gehry.
Sketchily described in the New Testament and a marginal, even comical figure during most of the Middle Ages, Joseph only rose to prominence in the fifteenth century, reaching an apogee of popularity in the period following the Council of Trent (1545-63) in the late sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries.
Pilate's career is known only sketchily through the works of Josephus, a first-century Jewish historian of Israel, and Philo, a Jewish philosopher in Egypt who was a contemporary of Jesus.
Pym and his allies sometimes seem sketchily explored and are often signified simply as 'the Junto.
Contracts were issued quickly, and written sketchily, by the CPA; frequently, businessmen dealing with the agency said, they'd be posted on a CPA Web site with bids due the very next day--an impossible deadline to meet for any contractor who didn't have advance warning.