Home

Cite

Search

Search results

21745 results found

Farm

means food; so called because anciently the tenant was required to provide the landlord with food by way of rent. (Anglo-Saxon, fearme, food.) To farm taxes is the French affermer (to let …

The Farming of the Bones

Author:Edwidge DanticatPublisher:Soho Press Edwidge Danticat possesses a gift for narrating excruciating scenes with a poetic economy. This talent makes the 1937 Haitian massacre a perfect bac…

Farm Income

(in millions of dollars) This table features the U.S. farm income from 1930 to 2007, including the major categories of crops, livestock, government pay…

Famous African American Scientists

Percy L. Julian, Aprille Ericsson, and other exceptional scientists by Ann Marie Imbornoni Charles Henry Turner Related Links Black History Month FeaturesAfrican…

Central African Republic

U.S. Department of State Background Note Central African Republic Index: People History Government and Political Conditions Economy Defense Foreign Relations U.S.-C.A.R. Relations Sponso…

Vacation Stories from our Readers

  Unusual Vacation Stories Memorable vacation experiences submitted by our readers   Well It Went To A Good Home We left Wyoming where we had bought a piece of blue leathe…

Top 100 Greatest Love Stories

The following table lists the top 100 love stories in 100 years of film, according to the American Film Institute, including movies such as West Side Story, Gone With the Wind, and Casablanca…