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Down at the Glacier River  
   

Down at the Glacier River

Franz Josefs Glacier

March 19th 2009
The Austrian mountaineer Julius Haast first explored the glacier in 1865 and named it after the Austrian Emperor "Kaiser Franz Josef". It was very nice and impressing having a walk around the glacier. Greets ... read more
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New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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Tot: 2.175s; Tpl: 0.036s; cc: 8; qc: 11; dbt: 0.0206s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb