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Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences : Volume 9

By: Washington Academy of Sciences (Washington, D. C.)

...ic Library.org ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, VOL IX Title: PROCEEDINGS OF THE WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, VOL IX Author: Language: English Subject:... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...Hart Merriam David White A. D. Hopkins Lyman J. Briggs PROCEEDINGS OF THE Washington Academy of Sciences Vol. IX 1907 WASHINGTON JUIvY, I907-FEBRUARY... ...IvY, I907-FEBRUARY, 1908 AFFILIATED SOCIETIES. Anthropological Society of Washington. Biological Society of Washington. Botanical Society of Washingt... ...ic Migration ; by James W. McBain Distribution of the Subcutaneous Vessels in the Head Region of the Ganoids, Polyodon and Lepisosteus ; by Wm. F. All... ...uced. His splendid folios are now so rare that only the choicest botanical libraries of today are able to catalogue a set of them ; and they were very... ... unequal in thick- ness; tarsi short, sparsely spinose beneath. [ Type yl. dc/i'calu- his Lee. ] Anepsius Body much more elongate and still larger, sl...

Washington Academy of Sciences (Washington, D.C.) ; Science

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Alfredo Da Silva

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... known for his abstract expressionism. He came to international prominence in 1959. Contents ... ...nd Collections 4.1 One man shows in Bolivia 4.2 One man shows in ... ... during the end of an inconclusive Chaco War between Bolivia and Paraguay. In 1938 a peace treaty was signed in Buenos Aires between Paraguay and Boli... ...re invited him to have a one man show at the Pan American Union Gallery in Washington D.C organized by the Organization of American States.[3] He was ... ...In 1961 he was invited to have a one-man show at the Pan American Union in Washington, D.C.;[12] that same year He represented the Pan American Union ... ...s Aires. "Just two years later he was awarded a Pan American Fellowship in Washington, D.C., where he was given a one-man show and then invited to rep... ...tes) 33 (4): 13, para 7.  ^ Friends of Libraries for Blind and Physically Handicapped Individuals in North America... ...etrieved March 18, 2010.  ^ Friends of Libraries for Blind and Physically Handicapped Individuals in North America... ... Generation of 52 The Smithsonian Libraries Collections The Getty "union list of art...

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Books on Education in the Libraries of Columbia University

By: Columbia University Libraries

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...NOTE The rapid growth of the collection of books and pamphlets on Education in the libraries of Columbia University and the large number of students... ...e rapid growth of the collection of books and pamphlets on Education in the libraries of Columbia University and the large number of students, gradua... ...ue is tentative in the sense that it will show what the Columbia University libraries possess on education and wherein the collection needs addi­ tio... ...utional reports are shown by the catalogue to be incomplete, the University libraries will welcome additions by gift. Titles marked C are to be fou... ...n as provost of University of Pennsylvania. 1834. v. 2, no. 4. M'Cartney, Washington. Discourse, La Fay­ ette College, on tne study of mathematics.... ...an. 18SS. v.6, no. I. Thompson, Joseph H. Oration ... before the alumm of Washington College. 1840. v. 7, no. 8. Tyler, W. S. William A. Stearns,... ...Hospital. 187r. v. 9. no. 8. Vet bake, Henry. Address at his inauguration, Washington College. J8,35. v. 2, no 3. Vincent, M. R. Classics in educat...

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The Exhibit of American Negroes

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...egroes was a sociological display within the Palace of Social Economy at the 1900 World's Fair in Paris. The exhibit was a joint effort between Daniel... ...erican lawyer and educator, sent a letter to over one hundred African-American representatives in various sections of the United States, including Boo... ...African-American representatives in various sections of the United States, including Booker T. Washington, to solicit help in advocating for an exhibi... ...ives in various sections of the United States, including Booker T. Washington, to solicit help in advocating for an exhibit to present at the world’s ... ... do a great and lasting good in convincing thinking people of the possibilities of the Negro.” Washington appealed personally to President William McK... ...sources, New York City tenement models, and information on labor unions, railroad pensions and libraries. It was displayed from April to November 0f 1... ...-General for the United States to the International Universal Exposition, Paris, 1900, Vol. 2 (Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1901) ...

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Washington, D.C

By: Reader's Digest Association, Inc.; National Park Service;

Washington, D.C. by Reader's Digest Association, Inc.; National Park Service; published by

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Jabari Simama

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...n educator, public official, and author. He is currently the president of Georgia Piedmont Technical College located in metropolitan Atlanta. The coll... ...ed in metropolitan Atlanta. The college has campuses/centers in DeKalb County, Newton, Rockdale, and Morgan counties in Georgia. He is formerly Chief ... ...rgan counties in Georgia. He is formerly Chief of Staff for CEO Burrell Ellis, where he served from 2009 to 2012.[1] In 2001 he was the chief architec... ...designed to bridge the digital divide.[8] The City Cyber Program included multiple sites such as recreation centers, libraries, one historical black c... ...s, Open Internet, and Civil Rights: The Human Rights Origin of Community-Based Media,” Alliance for Community Media, Washington, D.C, Spring, 2010, Vo...

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Year Book - Carnegie Institution of Washington : No. 21

By: Carnegie Institution of Washington

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...ON YEAR BOOK No. 21 1922 Published by the Carnegie Institution of Washington Washington, January, 1923 PRESS OF GIBSON BROTHERS, INC. WASHINGTON, D. ... ... Sarton, George 366-367 Literature: Bergen, Henry 367 Tatlock, John S. P 368 in d ^5 6 7/' V IV CONTENTS. Other Investigations — continued : PAGE. Ma... ...K. H. S. Roberts. E. S. Shepherd. F. Hastings Smyth. Robert B. Sosman. H. S. Washington. Walter P. White. E. D. Williamson. Fred. E. Wright. R. W. G. ... ...sued through the Institu- tion's series. As the works are made available for libraries and for investigators without expectation of profit, our sole o... ...time by placing the books on sale for those who are not within easy reach of libraries containing the Carnegie Institution's publications but would gl... ...ve had in active operation a system by which we have increased the number of libraries and scientific agencies to which our publications are forwarded...

...A Bibliography of publications relating to work of investigators, associates, and collaborators is included in each volume, with v. 3- ; Biological abstracts ; Vols. for <1923>-1982/83 include individual department reports issued also separately ; Bibliography of agriculture ; Issues for 1902-55 numbered no. 1-54; 1955-56 called 19...

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List of residences of Presidents of the United States

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... George Washington's Mount Vernon home ... ... The Kennedy compound in Hyannisport, Massachusetts This is ... ...l residences (the White House, Camp David, or the former President's House in Philadelphia). Contents ... ... 1 George Washington Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon, Virgi... ... Woodrow Wilson Woodrow Wilson House, Washington, D.C; Woodrow Wilson Birthplace, Staunton, Virginia, Princeton, ... ... their term of office, many Presidents have owned or leased vacation homes in various parts of the country, which are often called by journalists the ... ... PresidentialMuseums.com - Presidential museums, libraries, birthplaces, centers, and other notable places of historic impor... ...ntments Libraries ...

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The Dedication of the Washington National Monument : With the Orations by Hon. Robert C. Winthrop and Hon. John W. Daniel, February 21, 1885

By: United States. Commission for Dedication of Washington Monument; Winthrop, Robert Charles, 1809-1894; Daniel, John W. (John Warwick), 1842-1910

...ri CoNGRi ss, / SENATE. S *•'«• ^^"C. yd Session. 3 ) No. 5G. THE DEDICATION Washington National Monument, WITH THE ORATIONS HON. ROBERT C, \yiNTHROP ... ...ND HON. JOHN W. DANIEL. FEBRUARY 21, 188S. , PUBLISHED BV ORDER OF CONGRESS. WASHINGTON: GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE. 1885. THE DEDICATION OF THE WASH... .... W. W. Corcoran, chairman of the Joint Commission for the completion of the Washington National Monument, that the shaft was approaching completion, ... ...ed to the Senate by the Hon. Justin S. Morrill, of Vermont: Joint Resolution in relation to ceremonies to be authorizcil upon the completion of the Wa... ...es, calculated to perpetuate the fame of the illustrious man who was " First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen": There... ...d by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That a commission to con- sist of five Senators ap... ...s-de-Canip.—Lieut. Col W. J. \'olkniar. V . .S. Army, Mr. Linden Kent. Aides-dc-Canip.—Lieut. Col. ]\L V. Sheridan, U. S. Army; Lieut. Col. James Greg...

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Madrassas in Pakistan

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... Faisal Mosque Mosques in Lahore (Badshahi) List o... ...nbsp;(Badshahi) List of mosques in Pakistan ... ... Ahle Sunnat Movement in South Asia Muslim nationalism... ...orm in Pakistan: Building for the Future, (Robert M. Hathaway, ed.), 2005: Washington, D.C: pp. 151-153 ^ http://financ... ...obert. M (ed). 2005. Education Reform in Pakistan: Building for the Future Washington D.C: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. pp. ... ... Libraries ... ...orm in Pakistan: Building for the Future, (Robert M. Hathaway, ed.), 2005: Washington, D.C: pp. 151-153 ^ http://financ... ... Libraries ...

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The Restoration of the Name of Jefferson Davis to the Cabin John Bridge, Washington, District of Columbia : Being the Official Correspondence Leading to This Restoration

By: Robinson, John Enders, Mrs., Ed

Subject: Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889; Washington, D.C

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List of Smithsonian museums

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...tatue of Joseph Henry, the first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, in front of the Smithsonian Institution Building ... ...he National Zoological Park.[1] Seventeen of these collections are located in Washington D.C., with eleven of those located on the National Mall. The ... ...National Zoological Park.[1] Seventeen of these collections are located in Washington D.C., with eleven of those located on the National Mall. The rem... ... with eleven of those located on the National Mall. The remaining ones are in New York City and Chantilly, Virginia. As of 2010, one museum, the Arts ... ... Smithsonian Institution museums and galleries are at the National Mall in Washington D.C., the open-area national park in Washington, D.C running bet... ...nning between the Lincoln Memorial and the United States Capitol, with the Washington Monument providing a division slightly west of the center.[1] Fi... ... Smithsonian Institution Libraries ... ... Smithsonian Institution Libraries ...

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The restoration of the name of Jefferson Davis to the Cabin John bridge, Washington, District of Columbia : being the official correspondence leading to this restoration

By: Robinson, John Enders, Mrs., Ed

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: American Libraries Collection; American University Library Collection

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Montour Trail

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...ll be part of a 400-mile (640 km) trail system between Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C, known as the Great Allegheny Passage. ... .... The last unfinished section between Joffre and Burgettstown was finished in August 2008, and the trail is now complete. ... ...mbitious project is set to link Cumberland, Maryland, and Point State Park in Pittsburgh. Another branch will extend to the Pittsburgh International A... ...to the Pittsburgh International Airport. The Great Allegheny Passage will, in turn, link to the historic Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, which runs from Cu... ...k to the historic Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, which runs from Cumberland to Washington, D.C. Ohio River Trail: Thi... ...be an important link in a mega-trail system from the Great Lakes Region to Washington, D.C. Points of interest ... ... Libraries ...

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Special Collections in Libraries in the United States

By: Johnston, William, D. 1804; Mudge, Isadore Gilbert, 1875-1957

...N JOHNSTON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES Title: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS IN LIBRARIES... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES Title: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS IN LIBRARIES IN THE UN... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...WorldLibrary.net BUREAU OF EDUCATION WHOLE NUMBER 495 !al collections In libraries in the united states, 'v BY ISAEXDJRE&MUDd|r ; REFERQKX UBIuiMiS^... ...F EDUCATION BULLETIN, 1912, NO. 23 WHOLE NUMBER 495 SPECIAL COLLECTIONS IN LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES BY W.DAWSON JOHNSTON LIBRARIAN OF COLUMBIA U... ...UNIVERSITY and ISADORE G. MUDGE REFERENCE LIBRARIAN OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY WASHINGTON \ CONTENTS. Page. fobewoed 1 3 General collections 5 Public doc... ...(1473) to the issues of to-day. PUBLIC DOCUMENTS. The Library of Congress, Washington, D. C, receives the publications of foreign Governments sent in ... ...blic documents In Uie country. The United States Wtir Department I.lbrnry, Washington, D. 0., has a complete set of ttie original Journals of botli Ho...

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Albert Henry Krehbiel

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...nning the Prix De Rome, four Gold Medals and five cash prizes. He was born in Denmark, Iowa and taught, lived and worked for many years in Chicago. Al... ...lived and worked for many years in Chicago. Although educated as a realist in Paris, which is reflected in his neoclassical mural works, he is most fa... ...mural works, he is most famously known as an American Impressionist. Later in his career, Krehbiel experimented in a more modernist manner (a style th... ...Smithsonian Institution Inventories of American Paintings and Sculpture in Washington, D.C., and selected archival material on Krehbiel's career is av... ...er is available at the Smithsonian Institution Archives of American Art in Washington, D.C., as well as at The Art Institute of Chicago's Ryerson &... ..., D.C., as well as at The Art Institute of Chicago's Ryerson & Burnham Libraries and at fine arts libraries throughout the country. ... ... Albert Krehbiel at The Art Institute of Chicago Ryerson and Burnham Libraries Albert Krehbiel at the Smithsonian Insti... ...lbert Krehbiel at the Smithsonian Institution Research Information System, Washington, D.C. Albert Henry Krehbiel at the Smit... ...996; 35 pp., color ill. ; The Art Institute of Chicago Ryerson and Burnham Libraries CatalogAlbert Krehbiel, Santa Fe Works ISBN 978-0-935037-93-7 ...

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The Personalization Challenge in Public Libraries : Perspectives and Prospects

By: Dr. Christopher Chia

...The personalization challenge in public libraries: perspectives and prospects Dr. Christopher Chia June G... ...The personalization challenge in public libraries: perspectives and prospects Dr. Christopher Chia June Garcia Bert... ... understanding personalization to an examination of different perspectives in view of which personalization should be applied to the library environm... ...ights into the possibilities of this new technological frontier for public libraries in the future. Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank T... ... the possibilities of this new technological frontier for public libraries in the future. Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank The Library... ...nvaluable research support for this paper. International Network of Public Libraries, Bertelsmann Foundation 2 Table of contents Introduction . . . .... ...mann Foundation 39 More recently the Mylibrary@Cornell 87 , University of Washington’s My Gateway, 88 MyLibrary@NCState, 89 the personalized gateway ... ...annlib.cornell.edu/newhelp/res_services/mylib.html [88] See http://www.lib.washington.edu/resource/login.asp?user=guest [89] See http://my.lib.ncsu.ed... ... 1994, pp. 57-72; and Falk, J H and Dierking, L D. The Museum Experience. Washington, D.C: Whalesback Books, 1998. [117] Resource Consultation Docume...

...d to the content offered on that particular site. This research goes beyond understanding personalization to an examination of different perspectives in view of which personalization should be applied to the library environment. It also provides concrete examples and learning lessons. The research offers insights into the possibilities of this new technological frontier fo...

...mension . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Harvesting the financial value of knowledge and users of libraries 5. Personalization vision . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Personalization: The user perspective . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...

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Radio Free Asia

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... Washington, D.C ... ...dcasts and publishes online news, information, and commentary to listeners in East Asia who do not have unfettered access to free, reliable domestic n... ...ave unfettered access to free, reliable domestic news media. RFA is funded in part by an annual grant from the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), ... ...ponsored by the U.S government (such as Radio Free Europe). RFA broadcasts in nine Asian languages for audiences in six countries. ... ...r U.S. President Bill Clinton’s visit in June 1998. The Chinese embassy in Washington had initially granted visas to three but revoked them shortly be... ...nted visas to three but revoked them shortly before President Clinton left Washington en route to Beijing. The White House and United States Departmen... ...sia Vietnamese Broadcasts. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. ...

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Public Libraries in the United States of America; Their History, Condition, And Management. Special Report

By: United States. Bureau of Education

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Author: Language: English... ...rature Collection World Public Library.org Title: PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Author: Language: English Subject:... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... SPECIAL REPORT DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, BUREAU OF EDUCATION I^.A.I^T I WASHINGTON Government Printing Office 187G ERRATA. Page 14. For "Bellamont... ...he Secretary of the Interior vii-ix Introductiox xi-xxxv Chapter I. Public libraries a hundred years ago, Horace E. Scndder 1 II. School and asylum li... ...tions of books. JntroductioiL xxvii Tlie convention adjoniiiod to meet at Washington at the call of the coininittee on pernianont organization, of wh... ...e Hartford Asylum, Hartford, Conn.; and that of the Deaf- 3Inte College at Washington, D.C, under the charge of Professor Gal- laudet. The last named ...

Subject: Libraries -- Great Britain; Library science

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National Presbyterian Church

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... of approximately 1, 800 members of all ages from the greater metropolitan Washington, D.C., area. The motto of the church is "A ministry of grace, ... ...of the church is "A ministry of grace, passionate about Christ 's mission in the world."Bulletin of the National Presbyterian Church, Feb. 3, 2013 T... ...an Church, Feb. 3, 2013 The congregation meets at 4101 Nebraska Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. Designated as the national church of the Presbyterian C... ...re campus comprising six separate structures, including a main cathedral in the Neo-Gothic style—the third largest religious center in the nation’... ... of Colleges and Schools and the Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools and is open to all children. The National Presbyterian Church ... ...e met together for worship. Since then, the congregation has been housed in several buildings across the city. Numerous presidents as well as other... ...ck abolitionist, to speak from the church's pulpit when no other church in Washington would do so. The church has hosted the British royal family, M... ...he church also houses archives of historical documents, and contains two libraries with a full range of theological and historical books. Caring m... ...tems in various formats the library is one of the largest religious church libraries on the eastern seaboard of the nation. The Chapman Memorial Arch...

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The Beauties of Washington Irving, Esq.

By: Washington Irving

...ILLIAM HZATH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org WASHINGTON IRVING Title: THE BEAUTIES OF WASHINGTON IRVING Author: W... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ... TIle IDD Kitchen,. • r 0. -I • _. ~ :' 41 ~S~eBrid~m, • • 43 A Wet Sunday in • Country ID&, 59 A D 'nble Match, 6.t .& RlftI, 0- · 65 AD 1DYItat... .... ,II I .. . . • .. '4 r .... , (.: !to •• ..... '\ • BEAUTIES OF WASHINGTON IRVING. LETTER FROM MUSTAPHA RUB-A-DUB KEI~I KHAN, .Qrpt.ua...

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Seabird

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...adapted to life within the marine environment. While seabirds vary greatly in lifestyle, behaviour and physiology, they often exhibit striking converg... ...ution, as the same environmental problems and feeding niches have resulted in similar adaptations. The first seabirds evolved in the Cretaceous period... ...irds evolved in the Cretaceous period, and modern seabird families emerged in the Paleogene. In general, seabirds live longer, bre... ...o, G. A. (Ed.). Adaptations within Antarctic ecosystems. Smithsonian Inst. Washington D.C., pp. 669–685 ^ ... ...atural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, and The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington, D.C ^ ... .... Poole and F. Gill, eds.). Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences; Washington, D.C.: The American Ornithologists' Union ... ... Resources in other libraries ...

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The Works of Washington Irving

By: Washington Irving

...RBE l II * THE I THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING VOLUME 14 CHRONICLES OF THE CONQUEST OF GRANADA ... ...4 CHRONICLES OF THE CONQUEST OF GRANADA Title: The Works of Washington Irving Volume 14 Chronicles of the Conquest of Granada Author:... ...ashington Irving Volume 14 Chronicles of the Conquest of Granada Author: Washington Irving Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature, Childre... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...mote literacy, accessibility, and enhanced reading. Authors, publishers, libraries and technologists unite to expand reading with eBooks. Suppor... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...G. P. PUTNAM, 532 BROADWAY 1861. A ENTERED, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1S50, by WASHINGTON HIVING, in the Clerk s Office of the Distri... ...e been one of the many indefatigable authors of Spain, who have filled the libraries of convents and cathedrals with their tomes, without ever dreamin... ... deeply to be regretted, therefore, that his manuscripts, deposited in the libraries of various con vents, have been dispersed during the late convuls...

...he fragments which remain of his work. It may be asked. Who is this same Agapida, who is cited with such deference, yet whose name is not to be found in any of the catalogues of Spanish authors? The question is hard to answer: he appears to have been one of the many indefatigable authors of Spain, who have filled the libraries of convents and cathedrals with their tomes, w...

...a, $8 -- CHAPTER XIV -- How King Boabdil el Chico marched over the border, 102 -- CHAPTER XV -- How the Count de Cabra sallied forth from his castle, in quest of King -- Boabdil, 10G -- CHAPTER XVI -- The Battle of Lucena -- CHAPTER XVII -- Lamentations of the Moors for the battle of Lucena -- CHAPTER XVIII -- How Muley Abul Hassan profited by the misfortunes of his son B...

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Bibliography of Yellowstone National Park

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...cal, cultural, tourism, social, and advocacy books, journals and studies on the subject of Yellowstone National Park topics published since 1870 and d... ... 7 Geology and geothermal features 8 Tourism and recreation 9 Native ... ...the Yellowstone. St Paul, MN: Pioneer Press Co. [4] Henderson, G. L. (1891). Yellowstone National Park, Past, Present an... ... Langford, Nathaniel P. (1905). The Discovery of Yellowstone Park--Diary of the Washburn Expedition to the Yellowstone and Fireho... ...ny Publishers.  Crampton, Louis C. (1932). Early History of Yellowstone National Park and Its Relation to National Park ... ...istory (Montana Historical Society) 19 (3): 18–29.  Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden and the Founding of the Yellowstone Natio... ...ographic Database". Washington State University. Retrieved 2009-11-14.  "Greater Yellowstone Bibliography". University o... ... WY: Yellowstone Center for Resources. pp. 150–152.  ^ a b c "Greater Yellowstone Bibliography". University o...

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Papers Read at the Second Pan American Scientific Congress : Volume 1

...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...-AUGUST-SEPTEMBER NUMBER 3 Proor?o bg Slj* National Ijtetoriral (Eompattg, in (fttarterlg l-ottuma, 3For Hooka to tlj* Holwtt*, at 3ter Sollars Amwall... ...f QUj* ^attmtal lEottnrtal itrotora SI0t0rtral 00mta FRANK AU.ABEN, Editor-in-Chief FRANK ALLABEN, President MABEL T. R. WASHBURN, Genealogical Editor... ...l of ilj? A. M. Ex-California Representa- PHILANDER KEEP ROOTS tive George Washington Memorial As- Colotabo sociation MRS. JOHN LLOYD McNEiL MRS. Loui... ...California MRS. HENRY F. DIMOCK ROY MALCOM, A. M., PH. D. President George Washington Me- Professor of History, University of morial Association South... ...SON HONORABLE JOHN H. HUNGATE President First National Bank, La Harpe MRS. WASHINGTON HESING Daughters of the American Revolu- tion, Founders and Patr... ...in reach of the isolated student the common treasures collected in all the libraries of the con- tinent, by recommending to those institutions the ser...

Pan-American Scientific Congress 1915-1916 : Washington, D.C ; Monroe doctrine

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Robert Henri

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Public Libraries in the United States of America; Their History, Condition, And Management

By: United States, Education, Office Of

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Author: Language: Engl... ...rature Collection World Public Library.org Title: PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Author: Language: English Subje... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...CIAL REPORT DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, BUREAU OF EDUCATION jpj^.'Fi r r i WASHINGTON Government Printing Office L876 SEP -2 1944 ERRATA. Page 14. Fo... ...he Secretary of the Interior vii-ix Introduction xi-xxxv Chapter I. Public libraries a hundred years ago, Horace E. Scudder • 1 II. School and asylum ... ...ladelphia, Pa 971 LETTER Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education, Washington, D. (7., August 31, 1876. Sir : I have the honor to submit the c... ...tions of books. * Introduction. xxvii The convention adjourned to meet at Washington at the call of the committee on permanent organization, of which...

Subject: Library science; United States -- Libraries

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Jiddu Krishnamurti bibliography

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... philosophy. He spent the rest of his life presenting a uniquely expressed philosophy of life around the world in talks, discussions, and writings. ... ... 2 Listing of works 2.1 Works in print ... ...About the works Author biography Jiddu Krishnamurti was born 1895 in the town of Madanapalle in then-colo... ...murti's last public talks, and also of discussions with Hindu and Buddhist scholars. Washington D.C. 1985 Talks (1988).[39] ... ... Washington D.C. 1985 Talks (1988).[39] Contains two talks delivered April 1985, his first ever in Washington, D.C, that are considered am... ... Krishnamurti discusses conformity, corruption, and finding one's place in the world. Washington Talks (1985).[87] Also publi... ...undation of America. 1969. Retrieved 2010-07-02.  University of California Libraries (2008). "At the feet of the m... ...jurisdictions. Notable among these are several editions of At the feet of the Master; University of California Libraries 2008, § "Selected metadata". ...

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Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication

By: Carnegie Institution of Washington

...W. E. CASTLE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org WASHINGTON PUBLICATION NO. 196 Title: CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHIN... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...TS By E. C. MACDOWELL WITH A PREFATORY NOTE AND APPENDIX By W. E. CASTLE WASHINGTON, D. C. PtnlLl88SD BT TIm CABDOIII bnll 0110N or W A8IIrNOTON ... ... 0110N or W A8IIrNOTON 1914 Digitized by Goog le CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON PUBLICATlON No. 196 PAPIlR No. 22 or THE STATION I'OB ExPSlU...

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Johns Hopkins University

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...vos liberabit (Latin) Motto in English The Truth Will Set You Free ... ... Montgomery County Washington, D.C. Bologna, Italy Nanjing, China ... ...as Johns Hopkins, JHU, or simply Hopkins) is a private research university in Baltimore, Maryland. Founded in 1876, the university was named for its f... ...blishment of The Johns Hopkins Hospital—was the largest philanthropic gift in the history of the United States at the time.[6] Daniel Coit Gilman, who... ... Johns Hopkins is organized into ten divisions on campuses in Maryland and Washington, D.C. with international centers in Italy, China, and Singapore.... ... 2.3 Downtown Baltimore 2.4 Washington, D.C. 2.5 Laurel, Mar... ... 4.2 Rankings 4.3 Libraries 4.4 Johns Hopkins Univ... ... private fund–raising, collecting $433.39 million.[84] Libraries ... ... university's campuses. The largest segment of this system is the Sheridan Libraries, encompassing the Peabody Institute campus. The mai...

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Sidelights on Life in Lithuania

By: Lithuanian Information Bureau, Washington, D.C
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Contemporary African Art

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... Contemporary African Art, Museum of African Art, Washington D.C., 1974. Contemporary African Arts, ... ... 1977 African Contemporary Art, The Gallery, Washington D.C, 1977. Curated by Kojo Fasu, The Gallery of Art, Howard Univ... ...on D.C, 1977. Curated by Kojo Fasu, The Gallery of Art, Howard University, Washington D.C. (30/04-31/07/1977). 1978 ... ... Christliches Africa: Kunst und Kunsthandwerk in Schwarzafrika. (Curated by) Josef Thiel, Haus Völker und Kulturen, St. A... ..., Berlin (24/06-12/08/1979); same exhibition with the title "Moderne Kunst in Afrika, Terra, Zutphen, 1980. Curated by Harrie M. Leyten e Paul Faber, ... ...t Commonwealth Institute, London (1981). The exhibition was also presented in Frankfurt/Main (Paulskirche) during the Frankfurt Bookfair and in Stockh... ...purra, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC (febbraio-novembre 2004). http://africa.si.edu/exhibits/insights ... .... Robbins Library, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Begun in 1995, this annotated reading list is continually update... .... Robbins Library, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Begun in 1995, this annotated reading list is continually update...

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The Negro in the District of Columbia

By: Ingle, Edward, 1861-1924

...* v %-^v v-<^v %'^v +* * ^ f V *? ^ - > • " ° V \0 -*\ «5°* 323 THE NEGRO IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA "The best African population, the wisest, th... ... "The best African population, the wisest, the most enlightened that exists in the world, exists in the District of Columbia."—United States Senator ... ...s Senator J. T. Morgan. " The Negro race is a living, not a dead race, alive in the several respects of industry, acquisitiveness, education and relig... ...COLUMBIA By Edward Ingle The Black Heritage Library Collection Hit BOOKS FOR LIBRARIES PRESS FREEPORT, NEW YORK 1971 First Published 1893 Reprinted 1... ...H SERIES III-IV THE NEGRO IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA By EDWARD INGLE, A. B. Washington, D. C. baltimore The Johns Hopkins Press PUBLISHED MONTHLY Mar... ... desire to present all necessary facts and to form an unprejudiced judgment. Washington, D. C, January 18, 1893. I. THE BASIS OF OPERATIONS. In the s... ...862 three commissioners, appointed under an Act of Congress, were engaged at Washington in a task which was at the same time novel and significant. Co... ...adual introduction of free books in the dif- ferent grades, the gathering of libraries in the different schools, aggregating 3ooo volumes, through the...

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Restriction enzyme

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...Restriction enzymes are commonly classified into three types, which differ in their structure and whether they cut their DNA substrate at their recogn... ...rand) of the DNA double helix. These enzymes are found in bacteria and archaea and provide a defense mechanism against invading vi... ...nside a prokaryote, the restriction enzymes selectively cut up foreign DNA in a process called restriction; while host DNA is protected by a modificat... ...Kreuzer H (2001). Recombinant DNA and Biotechnology: A Guide for Students. Washington, D.C: ASM Press.   ^ Winnack... ...Pingoud A, Raleigh E, Rao DN, Reich N, Repin VE, Selker EU, Shaw PC, Stein DC, Stoddard BL, Szybalski W, Trautner TA, Van Etten JL, Vitor JM, Wilson G... ... Resources in other libraries Vi...

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Souvenir program of the Women's citizens committee, 36th national encampment of the Grand army of the republic, Washington, D.C

By: Washington, D. C. Women's citizens' committee, 1902.

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: American Libraries Collection; Civil War Books; Historical Literature

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Biosphere 2

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...hing, and lifelong learning about Earth, its living systems, and its place in the universe. It is a 3.14-acre (1.27-hectare)[1] structure originally b... ... originally built to be an artificial, materially closed ecological system in Oracle, Arizona, US by Space Biosphere Ventures, a joint venture whose p... ...een 1987 and 1991, it explored the web of interactions within life systems in a structure with five areas based on biomes, and an agricultural area an... ...tion in a mesocosm and Florida. Ph.D. dissertation, Georgetown University, Washington D.C ^ college-level textbook Biol... ... Center Libraries ...

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Year Book : No. 9. 1910

By: Carnegie Institution of Washington

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON Title: YEAR BOOK NO. 9, 1910, CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WAS... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...9 1910 PUBUSHED BY THE INSTITUTION WASHINGTON, U. S. A. JANUARY 191 1 / 9/0 WASHINGTON, D. C. PRESS OF JUDD & DETWEILER, INC. I91I OFFICERS FOR THE ... ...n xiii-xvi Minutes of the eighth meeting of the Board of Trustees i Memorial in regard to the death of Darius Ogden Mills 5 Report of the President of... ... These works are distrib- uted gratuitously to a limited list of the greater libraries of the world and they are also offerd for sale at the nominal c... ...s, which have been printed or of which transcripts are preserved in American libraries," Publication No. 124, pre- pard by Dr. James A. Robertson, now... ...s, which have been printed or of which transcripts are preserved in American Libraries. Octavo, xv+ 368 pages. No. 125. Richards, Theodore W., and H. ...

.... for 1902-55 numbered no. 1-54; 1955-56 called 1955-56; 1957- numbered consecutively beginning with 56 ; Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington prior to December 1, 1911, with index of authors: v. 10, p. 259-282 ;...

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Maharishi University of Management

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...shi International University, is an American non-profit university located in Fairfield, Iowa. It was founded in 1973 by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and fea... ...rth Central Association of Colleges and Schools and offers degree programs in art, business, education, communications, mathematical science, literatu... ...ainable living.[9][10] The original campus was located in vegetarian food program.[8][11] ... ...ks and articles and access to the University of Iowa Library as well as to libraries worldwide. Many structures have been replaced... ...hat "students are automatically enrolled" in Development of Consciousness (DC) courses each semester and receive academic credit. The courses are requ... ...ience and Caviar: A Diplomat's Journey in the Company of History. Seattle, Washington: BookPartners. p. 300.   ... ...right a wrong: High court should repeal law before it sickens the nation". Washington Times (Washington, D.C). p. B.3.  ... ...). "Mars and Venus at work; Critics aim to bring Gray back down to Earth". Washington Times. p. A.02.  ^ Gene... ... ^ Political Graveyard ^ DC Political Report ^ Chicago Tribune, March...

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Public Libraries in the United States of America; Their History, Condition, And Management : Part 1

By: United States, Education, Office Of

...ld Public Library.org UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Title: PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Author: S. R. WARREM Lang... ...Library.org UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Title: PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PART I Author: S. R. WARREM Language: Engl... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...he Secretary of the Interior vii-ix INTRODUCTION xi-xxxv CHAPTER I. Public libraries a hundred years ago, Horace E. Scudder 1 II. School and asylum li... ...adelphia, Pa 971 LETTER. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, BUREAU OF EDUCATION, Washington, D. G., August 31, 1876. SIR : I have the honor to submit the co... ...lections of books. Introduction. xxvn The convention adjourned to meet at Washington at the call of the committee on permanent organization, of which... ...he Hartford Asylum, Hartford, Conn.; and that of the Deaf- Mute College at Washington, D.C., under the charge of Professor Gal- lauclet. The last name...

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Mill Valley, California

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...y Hall Location in Marin County and the state of California ... ...ofmillvalleywww Mill Valley is a city in Marin County, California, United States, located about 14 miles (23 ... ... Annual events 6 Arts and crafts in Mill Valley 7 Music, novels, television a... ...rnet computers.[37] It also joined MARINet, a consortium of all the public libraries in Marin, to allow patrons greater access to information. MARINet... ...ue of all the materials, both physical and electronic, in the Marin public libraries, which patrons can order, pick up, and drop off materials at any ... ...ons can order, pick up, and drop off materials at any of the participating libraries.[38] The Old Mill also got a face lift; it was rebuilt to the sam... ... ^ Kroeber, Alfred L. 1925. Handbook of the Indians of California. Washington, D.C: Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin No. 78. (Chapter 30,...

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Osaka

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... Location of Osaka in Osaka Prefecture ... ... Chayamachi district in Kita-ku ... ... Osaka Central Public Hall in Nakanoshima district Osaka (大阪, Ōsa... ... Education 12 Libraries 12.1 Learned society 1... ...yond metropolis: the planning and governance of Asia's mega-urban regions. Washington, D.C: Woodrow Wilson Center Press. p. 27.   ... ... Osaka Public Nakanoshima Library Libraries Kansai University ...

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History of videotelephony

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...A Tandberg T3 high definition telepresence room in use some 40 years after the introduction of AT&T's black and white P... ...cal development of several technologies which enable the use of live video in addition to voice telecommunications. The concept of videotelephony was ... ...ce telecommunications. The concept of videotelephony was first popularized in the late 1870s in both the United States and Europe, although the basic ... ...ommerce Secretary Herbert Hoover address an audience in New York City from Washington, D.C; although the audio portion was two-way, the video portion ... ... "Mod I", in booths that were set up in New York's Grand Central Terminal, Washington D.C., and Chicago.[23] Its system was the result of decades of r... ...bs.[41] However the use of reservation time slots and their cost of US$16 (Washington, D.C. to New York) to $27 (New York to Chicago) (equivalent to $... ...ation network consisting of several hundred schools, neighborhood centers, libraries, science museums, zoos and parks, public assistance centers, and ... ...ation network consisting of several hundred schools, neighborhood centers, libraries, science museums, zoos and parks, public assistance centers, and ...

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Education in Haiti

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... Haitian school children in class. Formal Education rates in Ha... ... Formal Education rates in Haiti are among the lowest in the Western Hemisphere.[3] Haiti's literacy rate of about 61% (64.3% for... ...for Latin American and Caribbean countries.[1] The country faces shortages in educational supplies and qualified teachers. The rural population is les... ...ucational path for black Americans – see the discussions between Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Dubois [ whose father had been born in Haiti.][24] - ... ...do not have toilets and 23% have no running water.[39] 36% of schools have libraries.[39] The majority of workers, about 80% do not meet the existing ... ... ^ a b c d e Wolff, L. 2008. Education in Haiti: The Way Forward. Washington, DC: PREAL. Retrieved 20 November 2012. [11] ... ...a b c d e Wolff, L. 2008. Education in Haiti: The Way Forward. Washington, DC: PREAL. Retrieved 20 November 2012. [11] ... ... Dale, George A. Education in the Republic of Haiti. Washington: U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Educati... ...do not have toilets and 23% have no running water.[39] 36% of schools have libraries.[39] The majority of workers, about 80% do not meet the existing ...

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Climate change

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... Climate change is a change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns when that change lasts ... ...(i.e., decades to millions of years). Climate change may refer to a change in average weather conditions, or in the time variation of weather around l... .... Climate change is caused by factors such as biotic processes, variations in solar radiation received by Earth, plate tectonics, and volcanic eruptio... ...National Research Council (2010). Advancing the Science of Climate Change. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press.   ... ...ges and the Relatively Recent Climate". Solar influences on global change. Washington, D.C: National Academy Press. 1994. p. 36.   ... ...National Research Council (2010). Advancing the Science of Climate Change. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press.   ... ...rces from SourceWatch Climate Change from the UCB Libraries GovPubs Climate Change from the Met Offi...

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Union (American Civil War)

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...s of America from 1861 to 1863. The southern states were still represented in the number of stars in the flag, since the Confederacy's secession from ... ...g, since the Confederacy's secession from the Union was considered illegal in the north. In 1863, a star was added to represent the new state of West ... ... Union States in the American Civil War ... ... Utah Washington ... ...harm and willingness to cooperate with political and personal enemies made Washington work much more smoothly than Richmond. His wit smoothed many rou... ...rious lack of planning, leadership and organization at the highest levels. Washington called on the states for troops and every northern governor set ... ...s, helped with letters home, taught men to read and write, and set up camp libraries.[30] The Army learned many lessons and modern... ...enior surgeon in the war, Billings built two of the world's most important libraries, Library of the Surgeon General's Office (now the National Librar... ...ary and Literacy Programs for the Union Military Forces in the Civil War," Libraries & Culture Vol. 24, No. 3 (Summer, 1989), pp. 295–316 in JSTOR...

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Cotton Mather

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... 1.2 Mather's relationship with his father and the after effects in Mather's Works ... ...ame was posthumously added to its Hall of Fame, and graduated from Harvard in 1678 at age 15. After completing his post-graduate work, he joined his f... ...oined his father as assistant pastor of Boston's original North Church.[1] In 1685 Mather assumed full responsibilities as pastor at the Church. ... ...The American Pietism of Cotton Mather: Origins of American Evangelicalism. Washington D.C: Christian College Consortium.   ... ...s Lesson Plan. Works by or about Cotton Mather in libraries (WorldCat catalog) Salem Witchcraft and ...

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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... Emerson in 1857 Born ... ...emporaries, formulating and expressing the philosophy of Transcendentalism in his 1836 essay, Nature. Following this ground-breaking work, he gave a s... ...his ground-breaking work, he gave a speech entitled "The American Scholar" in 1837, which Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. considered to be America's "Intel... ...Michigan Works by or about Ralph Waldo Emerson in libraries (WorldCat catalog) Stanford Encyclopedia... ...emy of Arts and Sciences in 1864.[125] Emerson visited Washington, D.C, at the end of January 1862. He gave a public lecture at th...

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Greeks

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...eek" is 145,250. An additional 3,395 Cypriots of undeclared ethnicity live in Canada. dApprox. 60,000 Griko people and 30,000 post WW2 migr... ... Greek colonies and communities have been historically established in most corners of the Mediterranean, but Greeks have always been centered ... ... coast of Asia Minor, the Pontic Black Sea coast of Asia Minor, Cappadocia in central Anatolia, Egypt, Cyprus, and Constantinople; many of these regio... ... Greek identity". In Malkin, Irad. Ancient Perceptions of Greek Ethnicity. Washington, D.C.: Centre for Hellenic Studies via Harvard University Press.... ...; ^ Harris, Michael H. (1995). "II Medieval Libraries 6 Muslim and Byzantine Libraries". History of Libraries in the We... ...e coins in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection and in the Whittemore Collection. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection. p. 66.... ...he Dumbarton Oaks Collection and in the Whittemore Collection. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection. p. 66.   ... ... Malkin, Irad (2001). Ancient perceptions of Greek ethnicity. Washington, D.C: Center for Hellenic Studies, Trustees for Harvard Universi... ...98). Studies on the internal diaspora of the Byzantine Empire. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection.   ...

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Space Shuttle

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...funded for development.[3] The first of four orbital test flights occurred in 1981, leading to operational flights beginning in 1982. They were used o... ...5 missions from 1981 to 2011, launched from the Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida. Operational missions launched numerous satellites, interplaneta... ...robes, and the Hubble Space Telescope (HST); conducted science experiments in orbit; and participated in construction and servicing of the Internation... ...wo-stage design, featuring a large booster and a small orbiter, called the DC-3, one of several Phase A Shuttle designs. After the aforementioned "Pha... ...n Institution's National Air and Space Museum in Chantilly, Virginia, near Washington, D.C. on April 19, 2012. On April 17, 2012, Discovery was flown ... ...chase aircraft in a final farewell flight. The 747 and Discovery flew over Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area around 10 am and arrived at... ...s Works about the Space Shuttle Program (U.S.) in libraries (WorldCat catalog) Swaby, Rachel. "The S... ...e Fourth Annual L5 Space Development Conference held April 25–28, 1985, in Washington, D.C". Spacefuture.com. Retrieved 2012-04-17.  ...

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List of city nicknames in the United States

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...Reno, Nevada, proudly displays its nickname as "The Biggest Little City in the World" on a large sign above a downtown street. ... .... This partial list of city nicknames in the United States compiles the aliases, sobriquets and slogans that citi... ...s or their tourism boards or chambers of commerce. City nicknames can help in establishing a civic identity, helping outsiders recognize a community o... ... 67 Virginia 68 Washington 69 West Virginia ... ... Warrensburg - The Burg [703] Washington - Corn Cob Pipe Capital of the World.[159] ... ... Portsmouth - P-Town Washington Blaine... ...cd ce cf cg ch ci cj ck cl cm cn co cp cq cr cs ct cu cv cw cx cy cz da db dc dd de df dg dh di dj dk dl dm dn do dp dq dr ds dt du dv dw dx dy dz ea ... ...cd ce cf cg ch ci cj ck cl cm cn co cp cq cr cs ct cu cv cw cx cy cz da db dc dd de df dg dh U.S. City Monikers, Tagline Guru website, accessed Januar... ... ^ "Safe Capital of the World". Butler County Place Names. The Lane Libraries.  ^ "About Kent". KentOhio.or...

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Rwanda

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...nbsp;Rwanda  (dark blue) – in Africa  (light blue & dark grey) –&n... ...frica  (light blue & dark grey) – in the African Union  (light blue) ... ...Repubulika y'u Rwanda; French: République du Rwanda), is a sovereign state in central and east Africa. Located a few degrees south of the Equator, Rwa... ...health coverage in Rwanda. Summary notes from briefing Brookig Institution Washington D.C 2007 ^ a b http://hrhconsorti... ...wanda entry at The World Factbook Rwanda from UCB Libraries GovPubs. Rwanda at DMOZ ...

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War of 1812

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... Clockwise from top: damage to the U.S. Capitol after the Burning of Washington; the mortally wounded Isaac Brock spurs on the York Volunteers a... ...ueenston Heights; USS Constitution vs HMS Guerriere; The death of Tecumseh in 1813 ends the Indian threat to the American Midwest; Andrew Jackson defe... ...d losses  2,200 killed in action  4,505 wounded ... ...s[1] 1,600 killed in action 3,679 wounded ... ... the Battle of Bladensburg in August 1814 allowed them to capture and burn Washington, D.C, but they were repulsed in an attempt to take Baltimore. Am... ...ensburg Washington ... ... Resources in other libraries ... ... "Essex". Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS). Washington DC: Naval Historical Center. 1991.  Mar...

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LGBT movements in the United States

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... LGBT movements in the United States comprise an interwoven history of lesbian, gay, bisexu... ...y of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender social and political movements in the United States of America, beginning in the early 20th century. They ... ... beginning in the early 20th century. They have been influential worldwide in achieving social progress for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and tr... ... descriptions of sexual activity, for which it was banned from many school libraries. Despite this, the novel has developed a cult following. Lawrence... ... GenderPAC, which has sponsored an annual lobbying day in Washington, D.C., since the late 1990s, is but the most visible of many tra... ...orts, the organization has held an annual National Conference on Gender in Washington, D. C. since 2001. The conference is a gathering of over 1,000 a... ...Sanchez (13 February 2004). "San Francisco Opens Marriage to Gay Couples". Washington Post. p. A.01. Retrieved 28 November 2009. first g... ... descriptions of sexual activity, for which it was banned from many school libraries. Despite this, the novel has developed a cult following. Lawrence...

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Second Amendment to the United States Constitution

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... The Bill of Rights in the National Archives. ... ... Prevention Act Concealed carry in the U.S. Connecticut Children... ...hool Zones Act (GFSZA) Gun laws in the U.S.—by state Gun laws in... ...ntrol on Trial: Inside the Supreme Court Battle Over the Second Amendment. Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute.   Dul... ...ol; Wellford, Charles F. (2005). Firearms and Violence. A Critical Review. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.   ... ..., Charles F. (2005). Firearms and Violence. A Critical Review. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.   Pole, J... ... Shapiro, Ilya (2008). Cato Supreme Court Review 2007–2008. Washington, D.C: Cato Institute.   Smit... ...True Nature, Reasons, and Objects Thereof : Designed for the Use of School Libraries and General Readers : with an Appendix, Containing Important Publ... ...True Nature, Reasons, and Objects Thereof : Designed for the Use of School Libraries and General Readers : with an Appendix, Containing Important Publ...

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