Alessandria


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Alessandria

(Italian alesˈsandrja)
n
(Placename) a town in NW Italy, in Piedmont. Pop: 85 438 (2001)

A•les•san•dri•a

(ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn dri ɑ)

n.
a city in NW Italy, in Piedmont. 102,774.
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I embarked at Alicante, reached Genoa after a prosperous voyage, and proceeded thence to Milan, where I provided myself with arms and a few soldier's accoutrements; thence it was my intention to go and take service in Piedmont, but as I was already on the road to Alessandria della Paglia, I learned that the great Duke of Alva was on his way to Flanders.
The battles of Il Taro, 1495; Alessandria, 1499; Capua, 1501; Genoa, 1507; Vaila, 1509; Bologna, 1511; Mestri, 1513.
Beyond Alessandria we passed the battle-field of Marengo.
BENJAMIN BRIDGMAN, I thank George Alessandria, Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy, and seminar participants at the 2010 Midwest Macro Meetings, International Industrial Organization Conference and Dallas Fed for comments.
From left, Alessandria Fasulo, 6, Vincenzia Fasulo, 10, Bodette and Gianna Fasulo, 8, all of Worcester.
From Pathology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Nazionale, Alessandria, Italy (Drs Betta, Bensi, Trincheri, and Orecchia);and Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Eastern Piedmont and Azienda Ospedaliera "Maggiore della Carita," Novara, Italy (Dr Magnani).
A final important contribution exploring the causes for the Great Trade Collapse is Alessandria, Kaboski, and Midrigan (2010).
3) Proplast, Consorzio per la promozione della cultura plastica, Viale Teresa Michel 5, Alessandria 15100, Italy
Alessandria and Kaboski analyze some of the evidence that large price differences exist across countries for a wide basket of goods.
Born in Alessandria, Italy, Alessio's interests in theatre started as a student doing satirical reviews with Umberto Eco.
Di Pietrantonj, members of the Cochrane Vaccines Field in Alessandria, Italy, contributed to the 2005 and 2006 Cochrane Reviews, which showed that flu vaccines significantly reduced all-cause mortality--but not flu-specific mortality--in older people.
Gavi is created in the Alto Monferrato of the Alessandria province in Italy.