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Contemporary Examples of olympia
He left the car at a gas station a block from the Olympia, and it was 6:55 when he walked into the dressing room.Gordie Howe Hockey’s Greatest War Horse
May 31, 2014
The books have sold over six million copies, and birthed a TV mini-series in the early 1990s starring Olympia Dukakis.Armistead Maupin Bids Farewell to 'Tales'
February 2, 2014
This modest dive bar in Olympia, Washington, is more than meets the eye.Smoking Ban? Here's Where Cigarettes Are Still Allowed
February 21, 2013
So the Olympia Snowe types who helped broker compromises have left or been defeated.Why the 112th Congress Was The Worst, and the Next One Won’t Be Much Better
January 3, 2013
With two Republican women retiring—Kay Bailey Hutchison of Texas and Olympia Snowe of Maine—the number drops to 15.One in Five? Women in the Senate Approach an Historic High-Water Mark
October 12, 2012
Historical Examples of olympia
No woman was allowed to enter Olympia, during the celebration of the games.
"Men say it is not so grand as the statue of Zeus, that we have at Olympia," replied the boy.
In accordance with the advice of Hippocrates, the journey to Olympia was undertaken.
The public road was thronged with people on their way to Olympia.
The philosopher was too deeply impressed to return to the festivities of Olympia.
U.S. capital, founded 1791, named for President George Washington (1732-1799), the family name from a town in northeastern England, from Old English, literally "estate of a man named Wassa." The U.S. state was named when it was formed as a territory in 1853 (admitted to the union 1889).
State in the northwestern United States bordered by British Columbia, Canada, to the north; Idaho to the east; Oregon to the south; and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Its capital is Olympia, and its largest city is Seattle. The area to the west of the Cascades, which run north and south through the middle of the state, is wet, mountainous, and forested, that to the east is arid.