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Pocahontas

Pocahontas (& 34;playful one& 34;), whose actual name was Matoaka, was the daughter of Powhatan, chief of a loose confederation of Algonquin tribes inhabiting the area between the James and York rivers in Virginia.Pocahontas was widely reputed to have saved the life of colonist John Smith when he was threatened by her fellow tribe members in 1607.
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Allegheny General Hospital

Allegheny General Hospital is located on the historic North Side of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A member of West Penn Allegheny Health System, AGH stands out for its excellence in patient care, medical education, and research.For exceptional clinical services, Allegheny General Hospital has been ranked as one of & 34;America& 39;s Best Hospitals,& 34; by the U.
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USS Marblehead (CL-12) side view

US Navy Light Cruisers 1941-45, Mark Stille .Covers the five classes of US Navy light cruisers that saw service during the Second World War, with sections on their design, weaponry, radar, combat experience. Nicely organised, with the wartime service records separated out from the main text, so that the design history of the light cruisers flows nicely.
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