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   <body bgcolor="#FFFFFF">
-      This is a place holder for the dedication of this edition of</p>
+      This edition of Hugin is dedicated to</p>
-      <font size= +1>
-      Hugin
-      </font>
-      </p>
-      <p>2011.0, planned for sometimes in April 2011
+      <font size= +1>Claudius Ptolemaeus</font> and <font size= +1>Marinus of Tyre</font>
-      <p>Edit this file as a normal HTML file.
+      <p><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marinos_of_Tyre">Marinus</a>
+      was the first known geographer to introduce the concepts of latitude
+      and longitude.  Hugin uses the derived concept of yaw and pitch to
+      place images on the panosphere.
-      <p>URLs in this document should open in the system browser. Try <a href="http://hugin.sourceforge.net/">this</a>.
+      <p><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ptolemy">Claudius</a>
+      was the author of several scientific treatises, and while maps based
+      on scientific principles have existed before him, he improved projections
+      and his maps are amongst the oldest to have survived in time.
-      <p><b>TODO: substitute hard coded html file reference with a localized one.</p>