Mama's Babies: A Novel

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Individual titles are in the online catalog. From the 1850s until the turn of the century, thousands of new theaters were built. Transformations of Capitalism: Economy, Society, and the State in Modern Times. Civil actions that involve cases arising under treaties and laws of the United States and under the Constitution, where the amount in dispute is greater than $5,000, also fall within the jurisdiction of the district courts. In part to finance the North American campaigns of the war, known as the French and Indian War, Britain imposed unpopular taxes and regulations on its colonists.

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Time's Memory

Julius Lester

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Directly and indirectly, the bicycle had a decided influence on the introduction of the automobile. Only the visible world is shown; scenes centering on mythology, history or religion were avoided. As the general standard of living and medical care improved in the United States, the incidence of TB decreased. S. debt are American entities, including federal government accounts and the Federal Reserve, who hold the majority of the debt. [401] [402] [403] [404] [fn 7] In 2009, the private sector was estimated to constitute 86.4% of the economy, with federal government activity accounting for 4.3% and state and local government activity (including federal transfers) the remaining 9.3%. [407] The number of employees at all levels of government outnumber those in manufacturing by 1.7 to 1. [408] While its economy has reached a postindustrial level of development and its service sector constitutes 67.8% of GDP, the United States remains an industrial power. [409] The leading business field by gross business receipts is wholesale and retail trade; by net income it is manufacturing. [410] In the franchising business model, McDonald's and Subway are the two most recognized brands in the world.

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An American Ghost

Chester Aaron

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In the next paragraph, Cooley wrote that a person who refuses to heed an unconstitutional law "need for the purpose no judicial decision, no official assistance; he simply obeys the constitution, which is the law made by the sovereign, and is therefore paramount, instead of the law attempted to be made by the subordinate, which must necessarily be inferior, and if conflicting, inoperative." An 1850 revision addressed a court case from several decades before and specifically authorized restrictions on concealed arms: "That the rights of the citizens to bear arms in defense of themselves and the State shall not be questioned; but the General Assembly may pass laws to prevent persons from carrying concealed arms."

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Little Vampire Women

Lynn Messina

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For example, the following Story quotation appeared in Sanford Levinson 's 1989 article The Embarrassing Second Amendment: The right of the citizens to keep and bear arms has justly been considered as the palladium of the liberties of a republic; (111) since it offers a strong moral check against the usurpation and arbitrary power of rulers; and will generally, even if these are successful in the first instance, enable the people to resist and triumph over them. (112) In response to Levinson's quotation of Story in his article, Dennis Henigan accuses Levinson of purposely omitting the remainder of Story's passage, which states: (113) And yet, though this truth would seem so clear, and the importance of a well regulated militia would seem so undeniable, it cannot be disguised that, among the American people, there is a growing indifference to any system of militia discipline, and a strong disposition, from a sense of its burdens, to be rid of all regulations.

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The Girl from Everywhere

Heidi Heilig

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Jewish Socialism in the United States, 1880-1920 American Jewish Socialism arose in the 1880s with mass Jewish immigration from Eastern Europe, but it was not simply a Russian import. See Lund, Past and Future, supra note 1, at 31-32 n.72. 12 5. Michael Crummey, Galore (2009), about a man who appears out of the belly of a beached whale in a small Newfoundland town, and the generations that follow into the early twentieth century.

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Hope, Faith, and Love

Toni White Harrell

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Hall, 1982. [Van Pelt Library Reference Stacks: HA4556. Near Canada they tend to be unobtrusive and generally focus their work on long-distance buses and trains. At the workplace, business casual (slacks, understated collared shirts without a tie, and non-athletic shoes) is now the default at many companies; more traditional industries (e.g. finance, legal, and insurance) still require suits and ties, while others (e.g. computer software) are even more casual, allowing jeans and even shorts.

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How to Get Rich on the Oregon Trail

Tod Olson, Marc Aronson

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But, for the same reason, the average of white physical equipment, is lower. .4* Similarly, in the Atlanta Journal, commenting on Jessie Owens' exploits at the Berlin Olympics, O. What was the name of the former slave who was the first to fall in the massacre? See Physicians in Public Service to America, Political Stethoscope, Summer 1996 (visited Feb. 6, 1998) . 52 3. Vice-President Al Gore, therefore, organized the Citizenship USA Program to speed up the naturalization of legal immigrants in time for the 1996 presidential election.

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Annie, Between the States

L. M. Elliott

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Many restaurants and sporting events are crowded, although not to the same extent as Mother's Day. Because 19th-century transformations in industrial, urban, political, and cultural life were intimately connected with discussions of proper public health practices and causes of disease, attempts to explain epidemic cholera involved every part of society. From 1980 through 2008 males represented 77% of homicide victims and 90% of offenders.

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Daniel's Walk

Michael Spooner

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It has, however, been given relatively little attention by American historians, possibly because it does not fit well into America's self image. Readily available technology and the developement of mass production allowed items previously designated as luxuries to be purchased by middle-class citizens. Providing inexpensive rooms to automotive travelers, most motels are clean and reasonable with a limited array of amenities: telephone, TV, bed, bathroom.

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Where the Broken Heart Still Beats: The Story of Cynthia Ann

Carolyn Meyer

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In this view, immigration is, in part, a response to trade restrictions. Bundists also dominated the Jewish Socialist Federation, the Yiddish-language arm of the Socialist Party (SP), which had overtaken the SLP as the most important Socialist party in the United States. Physicians believed the new opium derivative to be non-addicting, and hoped that it could actually cure opium addiction in patients.

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