Waal


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Waal

 (väl)
The southern branch of the Lower Rhine River in southern Netherlands, rising near the German border and flowing about 80 km (50 mi) generally westward to join the Meuse River.

Waal

(Dutch waːl)
n
(Placename) a river in the central Netherlands: the S branch of the Lower Rhine. Length: 84 km (52 miles)

Waal

(vɑl)

n.
a river in the central Netherlands, flowing W to the Meuse River: the S branch of the lower Rhine. 52 mi. (84 km) long.
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also very far from it; for Loewestein, as the geographers tell us, is situated at the point of the islet which is formed by the confluence of the Waal and the Meuse, opposite Gorcum.
On Monday, South Sudan's Ambassador to Khartoum Mayan Dut Waal, said he was surprised to see the Sudanese government allowing Machar to declare war against his government.
South Sudanese Ambassador to Khartoum Mayan Dut Waal
Previously, de Waal has coined the term 'famine crime' and he sees it as analogous to other atrocities which are 'primarily political projects that consider (some) human lives expendable or worthless.
As someone raised on a steady diet of post-structuralism and who also happens to agree with Roland Barthes's premise of the death of the author and the irrelevancy of the personal history of the maker to understand a work of art (something long argued by many over time, all the way back to Marcel Proust in Contre Sainte-Beuve), I find troublesome and worrisome this focus on biography as necessary knowledge to access, appreciate and above all analyze the work of Edmund De Waal.
De Waal shows how leaders operate on a business model, securing funds for their political budgets which they use to rent the provisional allegiances of army officers, militia commanders, tribal chiefs and party officials at the going rate.
Writing about porcelain is almost as old as porcelain itself, but De Waal makes this 'pilgrimage of sorts' a personal journey.
De Waal makes his own position on this burning question clear at the beginning of the book.
Three swimmers had also qualified for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games that took place in Nanjing," said De Waal.
Here de Waal examines Peirce's view that mathematical reasoning involves observation, experimentation, abstraction, and generalization, as well as the construction of diagrams and proofs; its connection with logic; and how Peirce's notion differs from Kant's view.
Mrs de Waal has had to keep her nomination secret since November.