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Page 16 - South, from the Atlantic on the East to the Pacific on the West, placed between Europe and Asia, and closely connected, —for oceans unite, not separate,—with both.
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Page 36 - The members of the House of Representatives are chosen by the people of the several States every second year. Each State is entitled to one Representative for every 127,000 inb^Mf.snts, and to one, at least, though the population be less.
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Page 11 - Zone which lies between the Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic circle is called the NORTH TEMPERATE ZONE ; and the one lying between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Antarctic circle, the SOUTH TEMPERATE ZOKE.
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Page 9 - The latitude of a place is its distance from the equator, measured on...