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LUSITANIA BRIDGE MAP

LUSITANIA BRIDGE MAP Crossing Guadiana River, Merida, Spain Designer/Engineer Santiago Calatrava Completed 1991 Span 620 feet (189 meters) Materials Steel, concrete Type Arch and box girder The arch and its …

SMETANA MUSEUM

SMETANA MUSEUM The central position occupied by the Smetana museum in Prague powerfully symbolizes the place that Bedrich Smetana holds in Czech music: it occupies the former Old Town Water …

SLAVENSKI MUSEUM

SLAVENSKI MUSEUM Josip Slavenski was one of the most adventurous composers of early 20th-century Yugoslavia. He was born with the name ‘Stolzer’, in 1896, in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, but later, …

MUSORGSKY MUSEUM

MUSORGSKY MUSEUM Modest Petrovich Musorgsky came from a wealthy land-owning family from western Russia. He was born in 1839 on an estate in the Kun’ya region of the Pskov administrative …