A Land Remembered, Vol. 2

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Immigration levels rose to one million per year, and immigrant origins shifted from Europe to Latin America and Asia. Their intimacy draws us into the picture as we ponder the nature of their exchange. Land grants made to pioneer families and the public universities in every state point to a democratic apportionment of land. Echoing the American (Protestant) notion of womanhood as the natural wellspring of spirituality, Reform rabbis called upon Jewish women, “more responsive,” in the words of Rabbi Kaufmann Kohler, the main architect of the Reform movement’s Pittsburgh Platform (1885), “to the tender appeals of religious duty,” to become “the saviors of Jewish religion.” Similar normative representations of women as the bearers of Jewish tradition had come from the women themselves during their organizational meetings, in Jewish-American publications, and in literary works.

Silent Echoes

Carla Jablonski

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The United States will certainly be more ethnically and racially mixed in future than at present. Some tribes, such as the Winnemem Wintu of Redding, California, feel that casinos and their proceeds destroy culture from the inside out. He says, "The wax cylinders were a surprise hit for Edison and his rivals at the Columbia Phonograph Company both of whom initially intended the equipment for dictation, not music. ATMs can handle foreign bank cards or credit cards bearing Visa/Plus or MasterCard/Cirrus logos.

The Death and Life of Zebulon Finch, Volume One: At the Edge

Daniel Kraus

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I, � 4. 1868: "A well-regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free people, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed; but the general assembly shall have power to prescribe by law the manner in which arms may be borne." The following ten chapters from the original book by Henry William Elson were transcribed by Kathy Leigh. Mary Ellen Dennis, The Greatest Love on Earth (2011), historical romance about a lion tamer and a circus-owner's daughter in the 1870s. (2010), historical romance about a woman in the post-Civil-War South who refuses to marry the man her father chooses for her; self-published.

The Year We Were Famous

Carole Estby Dagg

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Yet the profound and relatively rapid shifts in the country’s economic structure and demographic patterns after the Revolution contributed in great measure to the flourishing of both legal and illegal commerce. Some cities also provide free Wi-Fi across their downtown areas. Today they have both historic and cash value. From the drug experiences of this cohort, which were by no means entirely positive, the public of the late seventies was better educated about the effects of drugs, and public disapproval of drug use began once again to increase.

The Last of the Roundup Boys

Debra Seely

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The word "whiskey" is an Anglicisation of uisce beatha or uisge beatha, a. Women"s Concessions in 19th Century societyWithin a society of any nature, all individuals must make some concession or compromise concerning their personal beliefs, values and actions, and those held by society. ... And deprivation or suspension of these rights for past conduct is punishment, and can in no otherwise be defined. A pioneer in psychology who was also an influential philosopher was William James (1842–1910).

Walks Alone

Brian Burks

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Born in Illinois in 1911, he graduated from Eureka College before becoming a radio broadcaster in Iowa and then moving to ... Because the Great Lakes are not naturally navigable, costly canals must be constructed. The upper case letter L represents the arabic 50. (not used in this document) The upper case letter C represents the arabic 100. (not used in this document) The upper case letter D represents the arabic 500. (not used in this document) The upper case letter M represents the arabic 1,000. (not used in this document) A bar placed over a letter or group of letters multiplies that value by 1,000. (not used in this document) If the letter to the right represents an equal or smaller value the numbers ADD.

Nobody's Secret

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The military operates 865 bases and facilities abroad, [346] and maintains deployments greater than 100 active duty personnel in 25 foreign countries. [347] The military budget of the United States in 2011 was more than $700 billion, 41% of global military spending and equal to the next 14 largest national military expenditures combined. The North Carolina Supreme Court treated the constitutional guarantee as protecting a right of all persons to possess and carry fire arms, including for defensive purposes.

The Water Seeker

Kimberly Willis Holt

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Barbara Hambly, Dead Water (2004), a free man of color investigates a mystery in 1830s New Orleans; #8 in the Benjamin January series. Examine the captions within the illustration. Other women begin bearing children earlier and continue bearing children later in life. The high rate of natural increase created population surpluses that could not be absorbed in the traditional Jewish occupations. Restrictionists such as Beck and Brimelow also contend that the United States does not need foreign investors or entrepreneurs.

Beyond Paradise

Jane Hertenstein

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During the Civil War, President Lincoln ordered many suppressions of civil liberties. Secondly, he notes: "All the key political concepts that were the stuff of American political discourse before the Revolution and after, had obvious European antecedents and referents: bicameralism, separation of powers, confederations, and the like." If coming to the country with a car, be sure to have documents showing car insurance, rental agreements, driver's license, etc., before trying to enter the U.

Daughter of Winter

Pat Lowery Collins

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Sickness was understood to come from the environment. After the 1870 season, the NABBP decided to eliminate the professional category. It connected the Hudson River at Albany with Lake Erie at Buffalo. The same year, 1900, the total tonnage of ships registered in Britain was over 11.5 million. First, they had to walk at night, using hand lights and moonlight. Systematic attempts to educate the deaf and dumb has been made as early as 1570 by Pedro de Ponce, a Benedictine monk, yet little headway was made until near the close of the Eighteenth Century, when the schools at Paris and Edinburgh were opened.