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The City of London is the financial capital of the world
England's economy is one of the largest in the world, with an
average GDP per capita of 22,907. Usually regarded as
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physiology took place in Hellenistic Alexandria. Two of the most
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responded with an assassination campaign against the organizers
of the massacre, abombing and a raid on the PLO headquarters
On 6 October 1973, as Jews were observing Yom Kippur, the
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^ a b "Population, by Religion and
Population Group" (PDF). Israel
Central Bureau of Statistics. 2006.
Retrieved 7 August 2007.
^ Shulewitz, Malka Hillel (2001). The
Forgotten Millions: The Modern
Jewish Exodus from Arab Lands.
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^ "Jewish and Non-Jewish Population
of Palestine-Israel (15172004)".
Jewish Virtual Library. Retrieved 29
^ Barnai, Jacob (1992). The Jews in
Palestine in the Eighteenth Century:
Under the Patronage of the
(the Diaspora Museum), on the campus
of Tel Aviv University, is an interactive
, an Israeli fusion cuisine has developed.
Roughly half of the Israeli-Jewish
population attests to keeping kosher at
home. Kosher restaurants, though
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Iron Dome is the world's f
and maintains a policy of deliberate
ambiguity toward its nuclear capabilities.
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suspect that the growth of colonial cities
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2009 estimates of ethnic groups in England
In 1086, when the Domesday Book was compiled, England had a
population of two million. About ten per cent lived in urban areas.
By 1801 the population had grown to 8.3 million, and by 1901
had grown to
at the Battle of Bosworth Field where the Yorkist king Richard
III was killed.
King Henry VIII becameSupreme Head of the Church of England
During the Tudor period, the Renaissance reached England
through Italian courtiers, who reintroduce
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the early to mid-1990s, the number of
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of theWeald. The England cricket team is a composite England
and Wales team. One of the game's top rivalries is The
Ashes series between England and Australia, contested since
1882. The climax of the 2005 Ashes was viewed by 7.4 million as
state. The IDF also draws upon the
resources of the Military Intelligence
Directorate (Aman), which works
with Mossad and Shabak. The Israel
Defense Forces have been involved in
several major wars and border conflicts in
And he said, Thy name shall be called
no more Jacob, but Israel: for as a
prince hast thou power with God
and with men, and hast prevailed."
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n clear terms; but as for the land, we shall not leave it in their
hands, nor in the hands of any nation, not in any generation."
In 1260, control passed to the Mamluk sultans of Egypt. The
country was located between the two centres of Mamluk p
both appellate courts and courts of first instance; they are
courts: the storage of court files, as well as court decisions, are
conducted electronically. Israel's Basic Law: Human Dignity and
Libertyseeks to defend human rights and liberties in Israel.
among others, sandstone andlimestone, and also coal. There
are karst landscapes in calcite areas such as parts of Yorkshire
and Derbyshire. The Pennine landscape is high moorland in
upland areas, indented by fertile valleys of the region's rivers.
authors. Aristotledescribed vertebrate anatomy based on
animal dissection. Praxagoras identified the difference
between arteries and veins. Also in the 4th century
BCE,Herophilos and Erasistratus produced more accurate
anatomical descriptions based on
article: Music of Israel
The nation's canonical folk songs, known
as "Songs of the Land of Israel," deal with
the experiences of the pioneers in
building the Jewish homeland.
The Hora circle dance introduced by
early Jewish settlers was origin
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and Haganah("The Defense") was
^ "League of Nations: The Mandate for
Palestine, July 24, 1922". Modern
History Sourcebook. Fordham
University. 24 July 1922.
Retrieved 27 August 2007.
^ Shaw, J. V. W. (January 1991)
Benny Morris (2008). 1948: a history
of the first Arab-Israeli war. Yale
University Press. pp. 66, 67, 72.
Retrieved 24 July 2013. p.66, at
1946 "The League demanded
independence for Palestine as a
"unitary" state, with an Arab majority
and minority ri
1. 2006 Chap.8 "The Arab Regular
Armies' Invasion of Palestine".
2. ^ a b Gilbert 2005, p. 1
3. ^ "The status of
Jerusalem" (PDF). The Question of
Palestine & the United Nations.
United Nations Department of
Public Information. East Jerusalem
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Ersasistratus, and the birth of
neuroscience". The Lancet. 354 (9191):
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books. The most senior art gallery is the National
Gallery in Trafalgar Square, which houses a collection of over
2,300 paintings dating from the mid-13th century to 1900.
The Tate galleries house the national collections of British and