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Open Zapotec Indians
Zapotec Indians

( zä'pətĕk, sä'– ), indigenous people of Mexico, primarily in S Oaxaca and on the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Little is known of the origin of the

Open Zimbabwe

The Republic of Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in S Africa. Most of the country lies on a high plateau between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers,

Zoë (c978 - 1050)

( zō'ē ), c.978–1050, Byzantine empress (1028–50), daughter and successor of Constantine VIII. Zoë was first married when she was 50 years old at the

Open Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942
Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942

( shtĕf'än tsvìk ), 1881–1942, Austrian biographer, poet, and novelist. Born in Vienna of a well-to-do Jewish family, he was part of the humanitarian,