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JAVA
The fifth largest island of the Malay Archipelago, forming part of the Republic of Indonesia. It is situated between the Java Sea and the Indian Ocean and is separated from Sumatra on the west by Sund More
IRVING, WASHINGTON (1783-1859)
American essayist, historian, and writer of short stories, was born on Apr. 3, 1783, in New York City, the son of a prosperous Presby┬Čterian merchant and the youngest of eleven children. From his boy More
Rembrandt
The Secret of Rembrandt's Painting Technique Discovered Rembrandt's paintings have transfixed viewers for centuries, but now a new study reveals a scientific explanation for their calming beauty. B More