A leafy shelter; a place covered with foliage.
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Levée en masse
Levée en masse (French pronunciation: [ləve ɑ̃ mɑs] or, in English, "mass levy" ) is a French term used for a policy of mass national conscription, often in the face of invasion.
Ernest Leese (30 November 1854 – 15 November 1913) was an English cricketer active from 1880 to 1884 who played for Lancashire. He was born in Bowdon, Cheshire and died in Southport. He appeared in eight first-class matches as a righthanded batsman, scoring 146 runs with a highest score of 62 and held two catches.
The Vlădila is a right tributary of the river Olt in Romania. It flows into the Olt in Scărișoara.
Lords of the Levee
Lords of the Levee is a 1943 non-fiction book by longtime Chicago Tribune reporters Lloyd Wendt and Herman Kogan in one of three collaborations about the city of Chicago, focusing on its politicians "Bathhouse" John Coughlin and "Hinky Dink" Kenna, notorious alderman for the City of Chicago's lakeside First Ward. The book was reprinted in 1967 by Indiana University Press. In 1974, Indiana University Press published the book again under the title Bosses in Lusty Chicago, along with a new introduction by Illinois Senator Paul Douglas. The book appeared under its original title in 2005 when it was reprinted by Northwestern University Press.
The Leese Baronetcy, of Sendholme in Send in the County of Surrey, is a dormant title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 15 July 1908 for Joseph Leese, Liberal Member of Parliament for Accrington from 1892 to 1910. The third Baronet was a Lieutenant-General in the Coldstream Guards and served as Commander-in-Chief of the Allied Land Forces in South-East Asia from 1944 to 1945 and as General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Eastern Command from 1945 to 1946. The baronetcy became dormant on the death of the fourth Baronet in 1979. For more information, follow this link.