Central Sierra

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War Of The Pacific - Consequences - Peru
... haciendas of landed elite criollo "collaborationists" in the central Sierra, Chinese coolies revolted and even joined the Chilean Army, indigenous and mestizo ... indigenous peasant guerrilla movement throughout the central Sierra against Chileans and collaborationist landlords ... In 1886 and 1888 the Cáceres sent troops to the central sierra to disarm the peasants ...
Central Sierra Miwok
... Central Sierra Miwok is a Miwok language spoken in California, in the upper Stanislaus and Tuolumne valleys ... of California, a federally recognized tribe of Central Sierra Miwoks ...

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    Et in Arcadia ego.
    [I too am in Arcadia.]
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    Tomb inscription, appearing in classical paintings by Guercino and Poussin, among others. The words probably mean that even the most ideal earthly lives are mortal. Arcadia, a mountainous region in the central Peloponnese, Greece, was the rustic abode of Pan, depicted in literature and art as a land of innocence and ease, and was the title of Sir Philip Sidney’s pastoral romance (1590)