Lion of the North


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Related to Lion of the North: Gustav Adolf
Gustavus Adolphus (1594-1632), King of Sweden, the hero of the Protestant faith in the Thirty Years' War.

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The Lion of the North was no doubt an estimable person and acted wholly up to his convictions, but he must have sadly upset the peaceful nuns, who were not without convictions of their own, sending them out on to the wide, empty plain to piteously seek some life to replace the life of silence here.
Contract notice: Maintenance of traction substation installations and associated auto-transformation centers, remote control of energy and 400 kv supply line to the substations of owners (cerrato-dueas) and becerril de campos (grijota-becerril de campos), of the section valladolid- Lion of the north high speed line.