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By Daniel Abraham

The strong city-state of Saraykeht is a bastion of peace and tradition, a massive middle of trade and alternate. Its economic system depends upon the ability of the captive spirit, Seedless, an andat sure to the poet-sorcerer Heshai for all times. input the Galts, a juggernaut of an empire dedicated to laying waste to all lands with their ferocious military. Saraykeht, even though, has constantly been too powerful for the Galts to assault, yet now they see a chance. in the event that they can put off Heshai, Seedless’s bonded poet-sorcerer, Seedless will perish and the full urban will fall. With mystery forces contained in the urban, the Galts arrange to enact their bad plan.
In the center is Otah, an easy laborer with a posh prior. Recruited to behave as a bodyguard for his girlfriend's boss at a mystery assembly, he inadvertently learns of the Galtish plot. Otah unearths himself because the sole desire of Saraykeht, both he stops the Galts, or the total urban and everybody in it perishes endlessly.

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1 Rotation curve of galaxy NGC 6503. Also shown are the velocity contributions from the visible baryonic components, gas (dotted line) and galaxy disk (dashed line), as well as the dark matter contribution (dot-dashed line) required to match the observations. ), the virial theorem relates the total time-averaged kinetic and potential energies, so that velocity distribution of an element of the system is derived as v(r ) ∝ (M(r )/r )1/2 , where r is the distance from the center and M(r ) is the mass of the system within radius r .

Compilation of properties of Milky Way satellites: distance d, absolute magnitude MV , luminosity L, half-light radius rh , velocity dispersion hσ 2 i and the year of discovery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Segue 1 main characteristics. Extracted from [16, 34] . . . Basic observational and data reduction details for four samples of Segue 1 data . . . . . . . . . . . . . Optimized analysis cuts for different Segue 1 observational periods . . . .

Comparison of current (solid lines) and projected (dashed lines) limits on hσ ann vi from different gamma-ray searches as a function of mχ . Projected limits for CTA are shown for annihilation to several final state channels and 500 h of observations of dSph Sculptor and a 500 h observation of the Galactic Center. Filled circles represent pMSSM models. l. upper limit from a 500 h observation of the Galactic Center. Taken from [4] . . . . . . . . . . l. upper limits on hσ ann vi as a function of mχ , for bb (top), τ þ τÀ (middle) and W þ W À channels (bottom), estimated for 150 h of Segue 1 observations with CTA, calculated with the full likelihood (full black lines) and with the conventional approach (dashed black lines).

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