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Messalla conquered Aquitania (in modern southwestern France) as proconsul
and later held eastern commands. Becoming curator aquarum (superintendent of
aqueducts) in 1 1, he restored the Via Latina between Tusculum and Alba and ...
In PSK and QAM, each baud represents several bits; with some modern modems
operating at greater than 2,400 baud, it is possible to achieve data transmission
rates as high as 28,800 bits, or 28.8 kilobits, per second. At the highest bit rates, ...
She preceded other modern dancers in rebelling against any formal technique, in
establishing a company, and in making films. Dance was only part of Fuller's
theatrical effect; for another American dancer, Isadora Duncan, it was the prime ...
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