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Represents an appeal to an audience's emotions.
Table of elements
River in the mid atlantic coast of the United States that flows into the Chesapeake bay
In Shakespeare's 'Hamlet,' he is Ophelia's father
Greek historian and biographer, (ca. 46-ca. 120)
In Greek mythology, daughter of Demeter and the Queen of the Underworld
Headquarters of the United States Department of Defense.
In the Jules Verne novel, 'Around the World in 80 Days' this Phileas Fogg's assistant goes by this name
Longest reigning pope in the Catholic Church
Alexander Fleming discovers this antibiotic used to treat infections.
Chemical element with an atomic number of 94.
In John Milton's 'Paradise Lost' this was the capital of Hell. This word also refers to a very noisy and chaotic place.
One of the greatest American poets, author of the 'Raven'
Jewish and Catholic holiday which commemorates the story of the exodus.
Winged Horse in Greek mythology
This Spanish conquistador defeats and conquers the Incan Empire.
One of the Alexandre Dumas' three musketeers.
French Mathematician, physicist, and philosopher. Known for his famous 'triangle' and 'wager.'
Twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur
Russian Tsar, founder of the second largest city in Russia.
The non aristocratic class of land-owning Romans.
American Pharmaceutical company
First human woman, according to Greek mythology, opens a box that releases all the evil in the world.
American General director of the CIA from September, 2011 to November, 2012
Ancient war between the Greek city states, primarily Athens and Sparta
French chemist and microbiologist, founder of medical microbiology
The passengers of the Mayflower founded this colony in 1620.
A subregion of oceania, consisting of more than 1,000 islands

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