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The History of The USS Laurentia - History

LaurentiaA Star.(AF-44: dp. 3,139 (It.); 1. 338& 39;6& 34;; b. 50& 34;; dr. 21& 39;1& 34;:s. 11.5 k, cpl. 84, a. 1 3& 34;, 6 20mm.; cl. Adria; T. R151-AV3 )Laurentia (AF-44) was laid down under Maritime Commission contract by Pennsylvania Shipyards, Inc., Peamont, Tex., 23 October 1944; launched 12 December 1944; sponsored by Mrs.
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Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson was an American author, zoologist, and marine biologist. She is credited with writing the book Silent Spring, which some claim launched the global environmental movement.BeginningsRachel Louise Carson was born on May 27, 1907, at a small farm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania suburb of Springdale.
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Physical geography

Physical geography is the study of the natural characteristics existing on the earth's surface. That is, it addresses the characteristics of the Earth, its dynamics and natural elements, such as climate, relief, geology, topography, vegetation, hydrography, among others. In this section, we present content related to these subjects.
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