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  2. Olaf Tryggvason - Wikipedia

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    Olaf Tryggvason (960s – 9 September 1000) was King of Norway from 995 to 1000. He was the son of Tryggvi Olafsson, king of Viken (Vingulmark, and Rånrike), and, according to later sagas, the great-grandson of Harald Fairhair, first King of Norway.

  3. 2014 shootings at Parliament Hill, Ottawa - Wikipedia

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    Background. On October 20, in the 2014 Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu ramming attack, Martin Couture-Rouleau attacked two Canadian Armed Forces soldiers. Rouleau was a 25-year-old Québécois who became a Muslim convert in 2013 and was a supporter of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

  4. PDF - Wikipedia

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    Viewers and editors. PDF viewers are generally provided free of charge, and many versions are available from a variety of sources. There are many software options for creating PDFs, including the PDF printing capabilities built into macOS, iOS, and most Linux distributions, LibreOffice, Microsoft Office 2007 (if updated to SP2) and later, WordPerfect 9, Scribus, numerous PDF print drivers for ...

  5. Preview (macOS) - Wikipedia

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    Preview can convert between image formats; it can export to BMP, JP2, JPEG, PDF, PICT, PNG, SGI, TGA, and TIFF. Using macOS's print engine (based on CUPS ) it is also possible to "print into" a Postscript file, a PDF-X file or directly save the file in iPhoto , for example scanned photos.

  6. Reconquista - Wikipedia

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    The Reconquista (Spanish, Portuguese and Galician for "reconquest") is a historiographical construction of the 781-year period in the history of the Iberian Peninsula between the Umayyad conquest of Hispania in 711 and the fall of the Nasrid kingdom of Granada in 1492, in which the Christian kingdoms expanded through war and conquered al-Andalus, or the territories of Iberia ruled by Muslims.

  7. Millmoor - Wikipedia

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    Initially, the club chose to convert Millmoor into an all-seater stadium. Redevelopment work was started on the ground, with a new main stand being built in place of the previous wooden main stand which was built in the 1950s. The new stand was planned to contain corporate facilities and bring the capacity back to over 10,000.

  8. Power electronics - Wikipedia

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    Power electronics is the application of electronics to the control and conversion of electric power.. The first high-power electronic devices were made using mercury-arc valves.

  9. Saguaro National Park - Wikipedia

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    Saguaro National Park is an American national park in Pima County, southeastern Arizona.The 92,000-acre (37,000 ha) park consists of two separate areas—the Tucson Mountain District (TMD) about 10 miles (16 km) west of the city of Tucson and the Rincon Mountain District (RMD) about 10 miles (16 km) east of the city—that preserve Sonoran Desert landscapes, fauna, and flora, including the ...