Home

Cite

Search

Search results

12994 results found

Rebellion

(The). The revolts in behalf of the House of Stuart in 1715 and 1745; the former in behalf of the Chevalier de St. George, son of James II., called the Old Pretender, and the latter in favo…

Children

The children in the wood. The master of Wayland Hall, Norfolk, on his deathbed left a little son, three years old, and a still younger daughter, named Jane, to the care of his wife's brothe…

Children of the Revolution

Director/Writer: Peter DuncanDirector of Photography:Martin McGrathEditor:Simon MartinMusic:Nigel WestlakeProduction Designer:Roger FordProducer:Tristram MiallMiramax; R; 101 minutesRelease:5/…

Hero Children

Children of whom legend relates, that being deserted by their parents, they were suckled by wild beasts, brought up by herdsmen, and became national heroes. Source: Dictionary of Phrase a…

Gutter Children

Street Arabs. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Gutter LaneGutter A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Related ContentAl…

Wild Children

(1) Peter the Wild Boy. (See above.) (2) Mlle. Lablane, found by the villagers of Soigny, near Châlons, in 1731; she died at Paris in 1785, at the …

Children of Heaven

Director/Writer:Majid MajidiMiramax Films; 88 minutes; unratedRelease:1/99Cast:Amir Naji, Mir Farrokh Hashemian, Bahareh Seddiqi Long before Elvis's passionate exhortation of “Don't ste…

Children Killed by Guns

Children Killed by Guns: In 2010, 18,270 children ages 0–19 years were injured by guns. Of these, 2,694 were fatal. Overall gun deaths dropped 4% from 2009 to 2010, the equivalent of …

Director of Children's Nonprofit

Captain Rick LeFevre Tell us about your work---what do you do? In 1990, I left my job as an electrical engineer and started a nonprofit agency to help …

Wives and Children of the Presidents

This table displays data about the spouses of U.S. Presidents, including the years of birth, death, and marriage, as well as the gender and number of children for each couple. See also The Fir…