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Alexander III

Known as "Alexander the Great." 356-323 bc.
King of Macedon (336-323) and conqueror of Asia Minor, Syria, Egypt, Babylonia, and Persia. His reign marked the beginning of the Hellenistic Age.
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Alexander III

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1. (Biography) 1241–86, king of Scotland (1249–86), son of Alexander II
2. (Biography) original name Orlando Bandinelli. died 1181, pope (1159–81), who excommunicated Barbarossa
3. (Biography) 1845–94, tsar of Russia (1881–94), son of Alexander II
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Noun1.Alexander III - son of Alexander II who was czar of Russia (1845-1894)Alexander III - son of Alexander II who was czar of Russia (1845-1894)
Russia - a former empire in eastern Europe and northern Asia created in the 14th century with Moscow as the capital; powerful in the 17th and 18th centuries under Peter the Great and Catherine the Great when Saint Petersburg was the capital; overthrown by revolution in 1917
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Evacuated to Central Asia, Shmidt continued his studies at the Central Asian University in Tashkent (a fellow student there was Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Zimin, later one of Shmidt's teaching colleagues in Moscow), returned to Moscow in mid-1943, and graduated the following year.
The title is also inaccurate insofar as the volume does not contain the harmonization of the Vsenoshchnoye bdeniye (All-Night Vigil) from the Obikhod (Book of Common Chants) that the composer worked on with Azeev, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Kopylov (1854-1911), F.
Colonel General Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Maksimov, identified as the Soviet Ministry of Defense chief specialist for reusable space transportation systems, in an interview explains the differences between Buran and the Shuttle.

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