- a city in central Iraq, S of Baghdad.
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The 40-year-old Voit studied at the Dusseldorf Academy in Germany with Thomas Ruff, a disciple of Bernd and Hilla Becher.This Is Not a Tree
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He wipes his sword, saying, This is what you would deserve, were you not Hilla.
C has lost the dead-naming, and ends with the queen's promising to be Hilla's best friend.
- a market town in central Iraq, on a branch of the Euphrates: built partly of bricks from the nearby site of Babylon. Pop: 364 000 (2005 est)Also called: Al Hillah
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