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Studies in Polish and Comparative Law, A Symposium of Twelve Articles

By: Polish Lawyers' Association; Komarnicki, Wacaw, 1891

... STUDIES IN POLISH AND COMPARATIVE LAW STUDIES IN POLISH AND COMPARATIVE LAW A Symposium of Twelve Articles 1 WITH A ... ...IN POLISH AND COMPARATIVE LAW STUDIES IN POLISH AND COMPARATIVE LAW A Symposium of Twelve Articles 1 WITH A FOREWORD BY PROFESSOR H. C. GUTTERIDGE,... ...ded to present to English- speaking lawyers the more salient features and problems of interest in Polish law. Technical difficulties due to the war ha... ...to English- speaking lawyers the more salient features and problems of interest in Polish law. Technical difficulties due to the war have prevented us... ...d, in that her political liberalism made Poland a great attraction to neighbouring peoples who willingly united themselves with her. This was the case... ...damentally modern political system. This Constitution, contemporary with the great French Revolution, put an end to liberty exclusive to the nobility,... ...rinciple " that all authority, in human communities, is founded on the will of the people ". This was no empty phrase " a la Rousseau " on national so... ...l>e baaed universal franchise and the equality of all < i' took as a prototype the French Constitutional Laws of 1876, as they considered France to be... ...30 (or 1531) in West Poland. He belonged to an old Silesian family of Polish noble descent. His father, Jan, thanks to his ability, his strict morals ...

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Polish Corridor

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... Territorial evolution of Germany in the 20th century ... ... Treaty of Versailles (1919) ... ...risings (1918–1919) Polish Corridor Retu... ... Großdeutschland Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany ... ... According to Richard Blanke, an American historian of German descent[61], 421,029 Germans were living in the area in 1910, making up 42.... ...s very low after the occupation of Czechoslovakia, though some British and French politicians approved of a peaceful revision of the corridor's border... ...many, a census was made by the German authorities in December 1939. 71% of people declared themselves as Poles, 188,000 people declared Kashubian as t... ...Review, Page E3 [10] ^ Avalon Project : The French Yellow Book : No. 113 - M. Coulondre, French Ambassador in Berlin, t... ... Peoples ...

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Burt's Polish-English Dictionary in Two Parts, Polish-English, English Polish

By: Kierst, W. (Wadysaw); Callier, O. (Oskar)

...POLISH-ENGLISH by W. KIERST BURT'S Polish-English .Dictionary DM TWO PARTS POLISH-ENGLISH ENGLISH-POLISH BY ... ...-POLSKA A. L. BURT COMPANY, .* j. j» # * j* PUBLISHERS, NEW YORK FIRST PART Polish-English Abbreviations; Objanienie skróce. ad ss agr. = ana. = arc... ...v< ? to admi- nister, manage. admiral| ^ admiral; (to.) admi- ral (a species of butterfly. »li- cya f , navy-office. ~lstW0 " ad- miralty, admiralship... ...direct. ••Owy ^przewodnik ~~, directory. adwent ™ Advent, -owy, ad- ventual, of Advent. adwokallcki? oflawyers, lawyer's; -Ctwo " -tura f , bar, advoc... ...szczyzna f , foreign manners.-iec™foreigner,stranger. cudzy ? other's, other people's; foreign. *sÓW™ invertedcommas. CUg ™ draught of air ; team (of ... ...o hang on, stick, cling. czepi ve ? to cover with a cap. czereda f , gang of people. czeremecha f , bird-cherry. czerep '" pot-sherd ; skull,cranium, ... ...all cask, (odmasa) churn. ~OWa V( f to put into cask, tun. fasola f , (lot.) french bean, kid- ney-bean. v [wa ve ? to baste. fastryglla f , basting, ... ...t. [ease. franciszkan, -in ™ Franciscan (friar). francuzllie V V to contract French habits etc. -czyzna f , French fashion and language; Frenchism. fr... ..., procession. pochodnia f , torch. pochoildny" derived, -dzenie" extraction, descent; (gram.) deri- vation, -dzi v ? to descend ; (o ivyrazach) to be ...

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Polish people in Pakistan

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... Languages Polish · Urdu Religion... ... 1 History 2 Notable Pakistani citizens of Polish descent 3 See also ... ... 1 History 2 Notable Pakistani citizens of Polish descent 3 See also ... ...tory 2 Notable Pakistani citizens of Polish descent 3 See also ... ... 3,000 Polish refugees from Poland migrated to Karachi, at the time a part of the British Raj. About 58 Polish graves exist in the Christian Gora Qaba... ...Britons French G... ... Categories Pakistani people of Polish descent Polish expatriates in Pakist... ... Pakistan stubs Polish people in Pakistan ... ...Britons French G...

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Burt's Polish-English Dictionary in Two Parts : Polish-English, English-Polish by W. Kierst and O. Callier. Burt's Sowniczek Polskiego I Angielskiego Jezyka

By: Kierst, Wadysaw; Callier, Oskar

...erature Collection World Public Library.org DICTIONARY Title: BURT'S POLISH-ENGLISH DICTIONARY Author: W. KIERST Language: English Subject: F... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...... ...yzna f , foreign manners.*-iec T "foreigner,stranger. Cudzy " other's, other people's; foreign. *.s!6w invertedcommas. CUg draught of air ; team (of h... ... hang on, stick, cling. czepic vc ? to cover with a cap, czereda f , gang of people. czesty 23 czeremecha f , bird-cherry. czerep ",' pot-sherd ; skul... ...l cask, (odmastaj churn. ~owac V( f to put into cask, tun. fasola f , (lot.J french bean, kid- ney-bean. w / [wac vc ? to baste. fastryglla C basting,... .... [ease. franciszkan, -*-in Franciscan (friar). francuzlliec U V to contract French habits etc. ~czyzna f , French fashion and language ; Frenchisrn. ... ... procession. pochodnia f , torch. pocholjdny ? derived, -dzenie" extraction, descent; (gram.) deri- vation. ~dzic v ^ to descend ; (o wyrazachj to be ...

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Argentine people of European descent

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...Subcategories This category has the following 46 subcategories, out of 46 total. A ... ... Argentine people of Albanian descent ... ... Argentine people of Albanian descent ... ... Argentine people of Albanian descent ... ... Argentine people of Aragonese descent ... ... Argentine people of French descent ... ... Argentine people of Polish descent ... ... Argentine people of French descent ... ... Argentine people of Polish descent ...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 9

...il* ASSIMILATION _ B. Nationalistic Societies and Influences 2. Activities of Nationalistic Soceities Continued Ill B 2 II D 1 POLISH Dziennik Chicag... ...luences 2. Activities of Nationalistic Soceities Continued Ill B 2 II D 1 POLISH Dziennik Chicagoskl > Hay 15, 1894 • POLISH LEACajE IN THE UNITED ST... ...We have been requested to publish the follov/ing letter) : Every supporter of the Polish League must be filled with indescribable joy because, already... ... been requested to publish the follov/ing letter) : Every supporter of the Polish League must be filled with indescribable joy because, already in the... ...e hostility of some organizations, the storm of personal hatred created by people of ill will, f and, finally, the hr.rd times we are now experiencing... ...leasant incident that wo\ild besmirch the first mass meeting of the Polish people in America* So much about the mass meeting* Now we will take up the ... ...ple, because it is the voice of God. This has been demonstrated during the French ^^evolution. In Paris the people avowed ti at there vms no God, for ... ...uld expect and would receive more notice, and could place pupils of Polish descent on par with those of other nationalities, building thereby, a Natio... ...s an unusual one in that it was the first anniversary of the decree of the French President, Poincare, calling into existence a Polish army* The actua...

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Polish Brazilian

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... Notable Polish Brazilians: Filipe Luís Kasmirski • Mauricio Waldman • ... ... 3 million [1] 2,5% of Brazil's population Regio... ... Languages Portuguese, Polish Religion ... ...elated ethnic groups Polish people, Brazilian people, Austrian Brazilians, German Brazilians, Ukrainian... ... A Polish Brazilian is a Brazilian person of full or partial Polish ancestry, who is aware of such ancestry and remai... ...ea of Southern Silesia. Commandant Redlisch, of the ship Victoria, brought people from Eastern Europe to settle in Brusque. ... ... mainly in the State of São Paulo. Today most Brazilian Jews are of Polish descent. Religion In a 1991 poll wit... ... French ... ...ish-language sources (pl) Brazilian people of Polish descent European Brazilian Poli...

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Royal Descent;

By: Wilcox, Arthur Marwood; Metcalf, John Henry, B. 1830

...1725b UC-NRLF B 2 7Tb 1TD C I 1620 W5 1892 MAIN Royal Descent By ARTHUR MARWOOD WILCOX, MA and JOHN HENRY METCALFE irv ROYA... ...scent By ARTHUR MARWOOD WILCOX, MA and JOHN HENRY METCALFE irv ROYAL DESCENT * # * Two hundred and fifty copies have been printed of this Editi... ... irv ROYAL DESCENT * # * Two hundred and fifty copies have been printed of this Edition. No. ///. Royal Descent BY ARTHURMARWOOD WILCOX, M.A. AND ... ...t 5 reserved) TO THE MOST NOBLE HUGH LUPUS GROSVENOR, DUKE AND MARQUESS OF WESTMINSTER, EARL GROSVENOR, VISCOUNT BELGRAVE, BARON GROSVENOR, AND A B... ...to the wife of Egalite. The descendants of Louis Philippe, the King of the French, who was the son of Egalite, are numerous and increasing, for his fi... ...s of Spain and Portugal, and all the Orleans family, the late Queen of the French having been a grand- daughter of Francis I. and Maria Theresa. Edwar... ...helmine, wife of Joseph I., Emperor of Germany, was grandmother of the two Polish princesses, Amelia and Josephine, who married respectively Charles I... ...of a Senior Wrangler, to conjecture how many thousands of English-speaking people now living in England, her Colonies and possessions, and in the Unit...

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Polish American

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... 9,569,207, U.S. Census, 2010, Total, self-reported[1] 3% of U.S. population 3,457,961, U.S. Census, 2000, "Polish alone"... ... 3% of U.S. population 3,457,961, U.S. Census, 2000, "Polish alone"[2] Regions wit... ...Languages American English, Polish Religion ... ... Polish Americans are Americans who are of total or partial Polish descent. There are an estimated 10 million Polis... ... Polish Americans are Americans who are of total or partial Polish descent. There are an estimated 10 million Polish Americans, representing a... ...to persons of German (17%), Italian (10%), East European (8%), Irish (5%), French-Canadian (4%), Spanish-speaking (2%), Lithuanian (2%), and English (... ...Alliance of North America. In addition, Illinois has more than one million people that are of Polish descent, the third largest ethnic group after the... ...s Foundation, in Jefferson Park, every Labor Day weekend. Nearly 3 million people of Polish descent live in the area between Chicago and Detroit, incl... ... Dutch French ...

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Among the Zulus and Amatongas : With Sketches of the Natives, Their Language and Customs; And the Country, Products, Climate, Wild Animals Being Principally Contributions to Magazines and Newspapers

By: Leslie, David, D. 1874; Drummond, William Henry, Hon., 1854-1907

...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...d referred to XIV OBITUARY NOTICES. the arbitrament of the President of the French Republic, who has been in no hurry to give his decision. Mr Leslie... ...inds, as in Australia, are seldom felt; so much so, that when one does come, people go about very much sur- prised, informing one another that it is "... ...y; in fact, one great rich swamp, covered with game, is there inhabited by a people civilized in comparison with their neighbours, the Zulus; but wher... ...cedure, and decided not to say anything to her about the difficulties of the descent. The Latin proverb says that it is easy to descend to Avernus, bu... ...itterateur^ so that my reminiscences of Wild life, while wanting in dash and polish, may be pardoned on the ground that they are a faithful record of ... ...mmon origin, and it would be interesting, as far as possible, to trace their descent. The data are neither positive nor extensive ; but the more I see... ...less profit to the customs. Outside of their HOSPITALITY OF THE GERMANS AND FRENCH. 273 walls the Portuguese have neither power nor respect, they dar...

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Polish heraldry

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...of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth Polish heraldry is a branch of heraldry focused on studying the development... ...monwealth Polish heraldry is a branch of heraldry focused on studying the development of coats of arms in the lan... ...heraldry focused on studying the development of coats of arms in the lands of historical Poland (and the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth), as well as s... ...he development of coats of arms in the lands of historical Poland (and the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth), as well as specifically-Polish traits of h... ...ccording to Polish historian Tadeusz Manteuffel, a clan (ród) consisted of people related by blood and descending from a common ancestor, giving the r... ... Although the Polish heraldic system evolved under the influence of French and German heraldry, there are many notable differences. ... ... used adaptations of their names according to the Western European (mainly French) style, becoming e.g. Balthasar Klossowski de Rola (Balthus), Jean d... ...mons category without a link on Wikidata Kinship and descent Polish heraldry Polish ...

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The Polish Corridor and the Consequences

By: Donald, Robert, Sir 1861-1933

...re Collection World Public Library.org THE CONSEQUENCES Title: THE POLISH CORRIDOR AND THE CONSEQUENCES Author: ROBERT DONALD Language: Englis... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...... ...R . . 61 (b) ALLENSTEIN . . 64 X EAST PRUSSIA : THE CRADLE OF THE PRUSSIAN PEOPLE 69 XI RISE AND DOWNFALL OF THE TEUTONIC KNIGHTS .. 84 XII HISTORICAL... ...g voice in the destiny of Poland. The measure of autonomy which the Polish people were to enjoy and the extent of the territory to be conceded to them... ...th equanimity, if not with satisfaction. In December, 1917, M. Pichon, the French Foreign Minister, said that France would not separate Poland's cause... ...of America, England, and France, and on January i5th, 1919, M. Pichon, the French Foreign Minister notified the Polish National Committee that it had ... ... over 400 years : all had owned and lived on the same farm. Others claimed descent from Dutch ancestors who had emigrated to these inhospitable region...

Pomerania, Polish ; World War, 1914-1918 -- Territorial questions Poland

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French Chilean

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...no Notable French Chileans Michelle Bachelet Alberto Fouilloux Augusto Pi... ... Languages Chilean Spanish, French, Basque, Occitan Reli... ...elated ethnic groups French people, French Argentine, French Uruguayan, French Canadian ... ...ean (French: Franco-Chilien, Spanish: franco-chileno) is a Chilean citizen of full or partial French ancestry. Between 1840 and 1940, 20,000 to 25,000... ...or partial French ancestry. Between 1840 and 1940, 20,000 to 25,000 French people immigrated to Chile.[1] The country received the fourth largest numb... ...ple immigrated to Chile.[1] The country received the fourth largest number of French immigrants to South America after Argentina (239,000), Brazil (40... ... In World War II, a group of over 10,000 Chileans of French descent joined the Free French Forces and fought the Nazi occupation of Fra... ... Polish ... ... Polish ...

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The Polish Nation; A Lecture Delivered at the Lowell Institute in Boston on October 21, 1907, And at the University of California on March 9, 1908

By: Lutosawski, Wincenty

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE POLISH NATION Author: WINCENTY LUTOSAWSKI Language: English Subject: Ficti... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...... ...Poland's destruction. With a free Polish Republic as a natural ally of the French Republic, most of the Napoleonic wars would have been superfluous, a... ...Republic, most of the Napoleonic wars would have been superfluous, and the French Revolution would have led to the abolition of dynastic rule in Europ... ...rn ideals of that empire which had annexed the greater part ofPoland. Most people in England and France believed this would shorten the war, but in]tr... ... the Poles " a conquering race which never amalgamated with the conquering peoples to form a united nation '"(p- 42). He says that "the serfs were ema... ...biography, as has been done in America by a man who, boasting of his PoHsh descent, has spread many falsehoods about Poland. It often requires a good ...

Polish question ; Poland

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French Argentine

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... 6,000,000[1] 17% of Argentina's population Re... ... Rioplatense Spanish. Minorities speak French, Occitan and Basque. ... ...nic groups White Argentine, French people, French American, French Chilean, French Mexican, French Peru... ...ups White Argentine, French people, French American, French Chilean, French Mexican, French Peruvian, F... ...rench: Franco-Argentin, Spanish: franco-argentino) is an Argentine citizen of full or partial French ancestry, or a France-born person who resides in ... ...n Argentines and Spanish Argentines. Between 1857 and 1946, 261,020 French people immigrated to Argentina.[2] Today more than 6 million Argentines hav... ...f the total population).[3] While Argentines of French descent make up a substantial percent of the Argentine population, they are... ... Polish ... ... Polish ...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 5

...,*. ' . . i'"'' 1 i. • . *J \ *•* * . r* .^hA*1>'*£'- *. ^ l.V&'<> II A 2 POLISH I C Dziennllc ayjazkowy , July 21, 1917* DSTELOPMEWr OF POLISH BUSIN... ....V&'<> II A 2 POLISH I C Dziennllc ayjazkowy , July 21, 1917* DSTELOPMEWr OF POLISH BUSINESS ET CrIICAGO S. W. Siwicki ard Company, Coioaission Merch... ..., Coioaission Merchants ^OPolish Commission Compan^ ' - In previous issues of Dziennik Zwiazkovrv, we have written of the Polish moving picture compan... ...pan^ ' - In previous issues of Dziennik Zwiazkovrv, we have written of the Polish moving picture company and the Polish dairy corporation, sole Polish... ... -a Today, the corporation's assets amount to :;^15,000» It employs eleven people, o including four salesmen and a chauffeur. The weekly volume of bus... ...evelop and to gain more and more customers, more and more confidence among people of other nationalities as well as among the Poles. The secret lies i... ...Dskl > Sept. 7, 1897 • BROTHER ZEGELEN INVITSD TO ENGSAND AND GSERMANY The French Consul put Brother Casimir Zeglen's bullet-proof vest under a person... ...eds, as for instance we have 445 German photograp/ier;^, 3^5 Italians, 210 French, and I50 Irish. V/e wish Mr. Idzikowski the best of luck and siacces... ...vate lessons on how to play the piano to the boy or girl student oT Polish descent, who, in a public examination aeraonstrates the most ability in pia...

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Polish-American vote

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... a voting bloc sought after by both the Democratic and Republican parties. Polish Americans comprise 3.2% of the United States population, but were es... ...both the Democratic and Republican parties. Polish Americans comprise 3.2% of the United States population, but were estimated at nearly 10% of the ov... ... population, but were estimated at nearly 10% of the overall electorate as of 2012.[1] The Polish-American population is concentrated in several swing... ... were estimated at nearly 10% of the overall electorate as of 2012.[1] The Polish-American population is concentrated in several swing states that mak... ...can vote" has been in question in recent elections, as Americans of Polish descent have assimilated to U.S. society and increased their rate of exogam... ...r transportation to France and back to the United States was funded by the French government. The majority of Poles moved back to the United States, b... ...Democrats in Chicago and concluded to him that "The Poles are very selfish people. They thought that Roosevelt let them down at Yalta." The DNC contac... ...to dramatize and demonstrate our sympathy for and commitment to the Polish people. If we do so, we can obtain an invaluable reservoir of good will amo... ...rican newspapers Sunday, admirable, explaining reasons for Saar Valley and French pact and other controversial matters. —Tumulty,...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 6

... ,...i; ^.>. .% -"^ •, •?- i.^.. . v'i^ .1 II B 1 d II B 1 a II B 1 c (1) POLISH Dziennik Zv/iazkov/y , IIov, 8, 1911 SOCIAL NEIVS The musico-literar... ...h understanding and feeling that they v/ere forced to give sm encore. Both of these young ladies are no longer dilettantes, but artists in the full se... ...hese young ladies are no longer dilettantes, but artists in the full sense of the word, Liss Sophia iloehler, v/ho played Tchaikovsky's "Serenade" as ... ...waken" (his own composition), with orchestral accompaniment. H^J-^A - 2 - POLISH II B 1 a II B 1 c (1) Dziennik Z v/iazl: oT/7y, Nov. 8, 1911. During... ...IRCLE IN HOLY TRINITY PARISH" •*';-»' V.:.* *'*' • For 3ome time the young people of the Holy Trinity Parish have been going -ahead quickly and organi... ...one wordt they wish to reach the pinnacle of general knovrledge* Our young people have already manifested to the Polish public that in their hearts li... ...e contest. They are as follov/s: Only Polish-iimericans or those of Polish descent who have been in America at least one year are eligible to enter th... ...us. The second part of the new catalogue contains books printed in English French, German, Lithuanian, Hebrew, as well as section 0. giving the list o... ...n Inglish 1695 1935 1976 There are also nore than five hundred voltunes in French, 350 volumes in Germai fifty volmues in Lithuanisui and twenty volum...

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Kinship

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... This article reflects the long-standing use of the term kinship in anthropology, which refers to the web of social... ...y, which refers to the web of social relationships that form an important part of the lives of most humans in most societies, although its exact meani... ...eloped a number of related concepts and terms in the study of kinship, such as descent, descent group, lineage, affine, cognate and fictive kinshi... ...heoretical approaches. Broadly, kinship patterns may be considered to include people related by both descent (one's social relations during developme... ... Broadly, kinship patterns may be considered to include people related by both descent (one's social relations during development), and by marriage .... ...p". In some cultures, kinship relationships may be considered to extend out to people an individual has economic or political relationships with, or o... ...otem s. Examples of clans are found in Chechen, Chinese, Irish, Japanese, Polish, Scottish, Tlingit, and Somali societies. A phratry is a... ...ciety is divided into exactly two descent groups, each is called a, after the French word for half. If the two halves are each obliged to marry out,... ... between lineages may form political alliances in kinship dominated societies. French structural anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss developed all...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 4

...he pull, the better the position that can be obtained. A l::rge percentage of hif-h offices in our adiiinistr-jtion is filled by men vath no ability a... ...s in our adiiinistr-jtion is filled by men vath no ability and knov;ledr;e of their duties. i^W this favoritism and crooked patrona^-e is leading only... ...nnik ZwiazkoTvy, Amril 3, 1913 miAT \VE DSr'AI'D OF THE CITY COlHrCIL '.'' POLISH (Editorial.) The Citizens of Chicago elected 37 alderman last Tuesda... ...re, to whom we entn-st our funds, the safety ana welfare of over 3 million people. The City Council is to the city v/hat Cont?:ress is to the Nation, ... ...ard; that the streets he -nroiDerly lighted and r^atrolled hy police. -2- POLISH Dziennik Zwiazkowy, April 3, 1913 They consume the largest proportio... ...andin^ some changes in the judiciary, would have been of no benefit to the people in general, but to the advantage of certain individuals in office — ... ...ace than zhe removal of the burden of reparation. Upon this foundation the French press entertains the hope that the United States ;vill finally agree... ...nort that over 300 of the dead soldiers of Chicago were of Polish-American descent. In comnemoration of these heroes, the Reverend Francis Kulinski, c... ...only be a great surprise to him, but will also increase his authority at a French conference which will be held in Washington, D. C. At the same time ...

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Venezuelan of European descent

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... 13,169,949 43.6% of the Venezuelan population[1][2] ... ...ies speak Italian, Catalan, Basque, Galician, Portuguese, Arabic, English, French, Polish, and Alemán Coloniero, a dialect of German. ... ...k Italian, Catalan, Basque, Galician, Portuguese, Arabic, English, French, Polish, and Alemán Coloniero, a dialect of German. ... ...rtuguese, Arabic, English, French, Polish, and Alemán Coloniero, a dialect of German. Religion ... ...opean Venezuelans or White Venezuelans are Venezuelan citizens of European descent. According to the 2011 National Population and Housing Census, 43.6... ...cestry of White Venezuelans comes primarily from Spaniards. Other European people that have contributed include: Italian, Portuguese, Germans, French ... ...ropean people that have contributed include: Italian, Portuguese, Germans, French and English. Contents ... ... This map shows the percentage ranges of the people who identified themselves as white on the 2011 Census. Note that it ... ... Polish ...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 1

...gh School and College) •AJ^j, ••. y- ^.f^ 4 - * *• .^-^' ^^ .^i>^. ,, ^' ^\ POLISH lAl a [l^n.-^ '. I C Dziennik Zjednoczenia , March 3, 1928V ^ ^« I... ...n.-^ '. I C Dziennik Zjednoczenia , March 3, 1928V ^ ^« I A 1 d II B 1 c (3) POLISH CULTURE AT UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO This is the last and most imr)ort... ...enia , March 3, 1928V ^ ^« I A 1 d II B 1 c (3) POLISH CULTURE AT UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO This is the last and most imr)ortant notice announcing the Pol... ...ast and most imr)ortant notice announcing the Polish Night on the University of Chicago Campus, at Mandel Hall, which will take place this evening at ... ... object of this occasion is to acquaint those who are not of Polish hirth or descent, with the customs, traditions, and the cultural development of th... ...n because of lack of funds. If there is a lack of something among the Polish people in America, it is sufficient higt school and college training. Lit... ...7b Narod Polski , July 27, 1921. COSTLY EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES fteny people think that in spite of the very low pay received by our school tea... ...ect. I A 1 a I A 2 a POLISH Dziennik Chlcagoski , Feb* 5, 1891. PROGRESSIVE FRENCH (Editorial) France is the only country in Europe that has non-sect... ...ught in them. But v-. France has more experience than the United States, The French government is aware that children will grow into citizens; that th...

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...The survey was published in 1942 by the Chicago Public Library Omnibus Project of the Works Projects Administration of Illinois. The purpose of the project was to translate and classify selected news articles that appeared in the foreign language press from 1855 to 1938. The project consists of 120,000 ...

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Argentines of European descent

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... 36,200,000 – 41,300,000[1] (85%[2] – 97%[3] of total Argentine population) ... ...Mexican · Spaniards · Italians · Germans · French  · Irish  · Portuguese · Poles · Croats · ... ...country's cultural and demographic variety.[4][5] They are the descendants of colonists from Spain during the colonial period prior to 1810,[6] or in ... ... densely populated region of the country (mainly by Amerindian and Mestizo people) until the immigratory wave of 1857 to 1940, and it was the area whe... ...tudies exist on the precise amount or percentage of Argentines of European descent today. The Argentine government recognizes the different communitie... ...e Census conducted on 27 October 2010, did include questions on Indigenous peoples (complementing the survey performed in 2005) and on Afro-descendant... ...A separate genetic study on genic admixture was conducted by Argentine and French scientists from multiple academic and scientific institutions (CONIC... ...ent Guaraní rhythms with the music brought by the Volga German, Ukrainian, Polish and Ashkenazi Jewish immigrants that settled in the region. The newc... ... Irish Argentine Polish Argentine Ukrainian Argen...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 7

...e the iMom S Fine Arts Society announce the contest » and called a meeting of leading Polish ^ artists* At the close of the conference it was decided ... ...S Fine Arts Society announce the contest » and called a meeting of leading Polish ^ artists* At the close of the conference it was decided that the aw... ...e conference it was decided that the awards £7 stipulated hy the Committee of CSiicago were too low* Dr* Donikowski sent the ^ results of the delibera... ...dards of awards, agreed to increase the prizes as follows: . • II C - 2 - POLISH ; f III H » ' Dziennlk Ghlcagoskl, Dec. 14, 1892. ^ First prize • • ... ...ng Society lias finally completed its task. The society invites the Polish people to attend the opening ceremonies of the Hall, 796-800 South Ashland ... ...unity in the presence of other nationalities, «^ especially the ]ftmerican people. This event will be conclusive proof that the Polish people in Ameri... ...no limitations, and among the many hundred thousands of children of Polish descent, they certainly have a vast field before them, and the possibilitie... ...sible for us to bring relief to the sufferers in our own countrs^olu^. The French authorities, on the contrary,do . ererything possible to help in the... ...H Dziamilk Zwiazkowy, Fob* 17, 1917. I G I K engender good will toward the French people, but frequently these men IT are sent to work in the mountain...

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Mexicans of European descent

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... Mexico 10 – 18 million [5][6][7][8] 9-16% of Mexican population[9] United States 16,794,111 a... ...9] United States 16,794,111 a[10] 5.4% of United States population 32.2% of Hispanic and Latino Americ... ...Mexicans · White Latin Americans · White Hispanic · Spaniards · Italians · French · Germans[14] Footnot... ...s, aside from Spaniards. This also results in non-Iberian surnames (mostly French, German, Italian and Arab) being more common in central Mexico, espe... ... The main reason for the presence of European-descended people in Mexico is the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire in the early 1... ...n and light colored hair and eyes, which had never been seen before by the people of Mesoamerica. However, this has been disputed. After years of war ... ...t static or well defined but rather is defined and redefined by situation. Descent is still one primary determiner of social status which is only loos... ...Italian Polish P... ...Italian Polish P...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 8

...- 'i . >• ... --^-J: ~r'- ":" i'^c' -'•i-'','*''' ^''i: •,-"^- Jnl'- ^i/' POLISH II E 3 • II S 3 Dziennik Ghlcagoski , Jan. 4, 1928. ft THE FIGHT AGA... ...n. 4, 1928. ft THE FIGHT AGAINST TE^'TSGRESSION "'* (Editorial) .t Because of the present gigantic grov(th of transgression in our city—on the part of... ... of both minors and seniors among our juveniles and adults — great numbers of individuals occupying important judicial and political positions, includ... ...lice forces cannot cope with the present situation. The cooperation of the people can offer them unlimited aid. But all forces of society must heed th... ...kers should set a precedent for the rest of society. i-r R"! II B 2 - 2 - POLISH II I 3 Dzlennlk Chloagoskl ^ Jan. 4, 1928« The close consideration o... ...dingly* Finally, ^e is a ms^ who ought to Join forces with the rest of the people and help remedy the conditions of lawbreaking, for even he is a part... ...flake Americanisation and do more haxm than good to the citisens of Polish descent* Ill 1. - 2 - POLISH Dgimnik ZJednoogenU^ May 15^ 1922# WPA (ILL) ... ...several thotisand men, that are ready to aid the already fighting English, French, and Belgian soldiers* These men are willing to sacrifice their llTe... ... home hearths. Such excursions are undertaken by the American-Germans, the French, the Italians, the Scandinavians, the Belgians, the Czechs and other...

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French Foreign Legion

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... Branch French Army Type ... ...eign Parachute Regiment French Guiana 3rd For... ...es 13th Demi-Brigade of the Foreign Legion Ma... ... French conquest of Algeria First Carlist War ... ...00 when recruitment was restricted to Dutch citizens and to the indigenous peoples of the Dutch East Indies. The KNIL was finally disbanded on 26 July... ... enable foreigners to join the Israel Defense Forces if they are of Jewish descent (which is defined as at least one grandparent). ... ... One of the biggest national groups in the Legion are Poles. Polish law basically allows service in a foreign army, but only after writt... ...l consent) to 40 years old. The Foreign Legion accepts people enlisting under a nationality that is not their own. A proportion of...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 11

...ration » - ?" -^ ..'.r <• .ff III Q III B 1 I L IV (Bohemian) IV (Jewish) POLISH Dziennik Zwiazkowy , Dec. 18, 1911 TEIE BHaGRATiON ftUESTiCN (Editor... ... the immigration question is again encoiintering stormy seas The opponents of immigration, the dyed-in-the-wool chauvinists, are not neglecting this m... ... not neglecting this matter, but continue to work toward stopping the flow of iBBilgration* To acconrplish this purpose they use all possible means. O... ...eps be taken to close the borders to foreigners. imolgranti Ill G . - 2 - POLISH III B 1 I L Dzlennlk Zwlazkowy , Dec, 18, 1911. IV (Bohemian) IT (Je... ...fense of the immigrants, ; and we will be backed by legions of intelligent people who are not prejudiced I and blinded, even though they were bom and ... ...ain Poles the rights of citizenship, Merican authorities must regard these people as unworthy and undesirable, and that Canada, therefore, does not wa... ...d disorder; and it is with a feeling of shame that they admit their Polish descent. x^ X. r:MU"/d"' ^U^ If, then, the child be sent to Poland, it will... .....- 25, .if;fi. ' /-•'"":- HONODRABLE DISTINCTION OP J.P. SIPJLBU M%.' THE FRENCH GOVERNMENT DECCRATES WITH ,."*', 5 THE CROSS OP THE LEGION OP HQNCR^... ...h National Department, Mr* John F« Smulsklt was yesterday Infomed that the French GoTernment presented him for his ser- Ices given In the Polish-Frenc...

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List of American actors of Irish descent

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...or.[1][2][3][4][5][6] The list is organized in reverse chronological order of birth decades. 1990s – 198... ...iranda Cosgrove (1993– ) part Irish Miley Cyrus (1992– ) small amount of Irish ancestry Dakota Fanni... ...sion actress (The O.C.)[17] Ashley Benson (1989– ) mother is of Irish descent – film/television actress (13 Going on 30, Pret... ...ctor, son of Pierce Brosnan Amanda Bynes (1986– ) father of Irish and Polish descent, mother Ashkenazi Jewish ... ...y Duff (1987– ) part Irish Zac Efron (1987– ) paternal grandfather of Polish Jewish descent, Zac is also of about 1/16th Iris... .... "Fun fact about @jennettemccurdy". Tumblr. Retrieved November 23, 2014. "i'm swedish, irish, french, italian, and dutch." ... ...unty Mayo, while her paternal side emigrated from Cork. "The Irish are a singing, storytelling people. And all of the Irish stereotypes were alive and... ... ^ Staff (September 17, 2008). "Holly Marie Combs Dishes on Life With Her Boys". People. Retrieved December 3, 2014.  ... ... ^ "I'm mostly Welsh, and then one-quarter Japanese, Irish and French Canadian,". Pqasb.pqarchiver.com. Retrieved Dece...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 10

...II c I B 4 IV POLISH Dzlennik Chicagoski , Dec. 10, 1921. HOLY Nme society of st. hyacioth»s eajrish The Holy Name Society of St. Hyacinth's Parish wa... ...f St. Hyacinth's Parish was officially admitted to the Archdioceaaii Union of the Holy Name Society on Sunday, November 27. Over five hundred members ... ...as more like a procession than anything else. Master J Ill I B 4 17 - 2 - POLISH Dzlennlk Chleagoskl . Dee. 10, 1921. of ceremonias was the pastor of... ... take an oath and then delivered an impressive sermon on the activities of Polish youth. His concluding words were: ^I am proud of the fact that so ma... ...f Polish Catholic Schools, which plays an important role among tlie Polish people in Chicago, Members of the St. Hyacinth's Holy Name Society receive ... ... appearance* It Is a great Polish Roman-Catholic fortress, protecting oxir people against moral disease* The entrance is located at Noble and Bradley ... ...e Testaenta and other articles of derotiont had been robbed by the liberal French goTern* oentf they were robbed by the TarkSt heretiost schlsMatios a... ...Polish; the rest consisted of Csechoslars^ Lithuanians^ Slars^ Italian and French* The Polish reporters occupied the first three pews behind the pries... ...ter of Buffalo and Kozlowski of Chloa^y and an unknown aoc-priest of Irish descent* — -^-^ t-^>^^^^^T - * %i. -* .»i ' if ^'?m\i]^^.'m€i TPM 0W- M To ...

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List of Brazilians of Black African descent

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...tal population "Black": 13.252.000 6.9% of Brazil's population ... ... Related ethnic groups Brazilian People, Black People, African American, Afro Chilea... ...ack Brazilian is a term used to categorise by race or color Brazilian citizens who are black. 6.9% of the population of Brazil consider themselves bla... ... Blanqueamiento Brazilians of Black African descent ... ...fro-Cuban Afro-Ecuadorian Australians of African descent Afro-Germans ... ...an Indigenous peoples ... ... Polish ... ... French ... ... French dependencies ...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 3

...ion & Activities a. Unions (4) Strikes Continued I D 2 a (4 ) I D 2 a (3) POLISH Dziennik Chicaroski, Dec. 5, 1921, PREPARATIOliS ARE PEII:G I'ADE FO... ...aroski, Dec. 5, 1921, PREPARATIOliS ARE PEII:G I'ADE FOR IKE FROTiilCTICi: OF PACKING HCUSES In accordance v/ith an order issued ry Chief of Police Fi... ...ued ry Chief of Police Fitznorris, all police captains within the vicinity of the Union Stockyards will prepare two hundred men to protect the pacrcin... ... as all the large packing houses and their affiliates. I D 2 a (4 ) - 2 - POLISH I D 2 a (3) Dziennik Ghica.-oski . Dec. 5, 1921. tVi^A (ILL) PROJ. 3... ...tting rich on the misfortunes of the vforkingman in- stead' of serving the people honestly and conscientiously. I D 2 g (/;) - 5 - POLISH I D 2 a (2)... ... conditions that exist in the textile factories, where the majority of the people employed are of foreign extraction; naT.iely, Poles, Italians, Slova... ...st be ended in the narae of justice, and the :imerican citizens of 1 olish descent feel it their duty to defend their o^m rip-hts and the rights of th... ... 1892 • I'JiSOmY .^iND TEIE CHURCH (Editorial) It is a known fact that the French Parliament is antagonistic to Catholics. It purposely does not term ... ...hole conservative press of every nation, including the moderate Republican-French press, lament this sad state of affairs that has brought only a twof...

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Anti-Polish sentiment

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...The terms Polonophobia, anti-Polonism, antipolonism and anti-Polish sentiment refer to a spectrum of hostile attitudes toward Polish peo... ... anti-Polonism, antipolonism and anti-Polish sentiment refer to a spectrum of hostile attitudes toward Polish people and culture. These terms apply to... ...ti-Polish sentiment refer to a spectrum of hostile attitudes toward Polish people and culture. These terms apply to racial prejudice against Poles and... ...eople and culture. These terms apply to racial prejudice against Poles and people of Polish descent, including ethnicity-based discrimination and stat... ...nd culture. These terms apply to racial prejudice against Poles and people of Polish descent, including ethnicity-based discrimination and state-spons... ...culture. These terms apply to racial prejudice against Poles and people of Polish descent, including ethnicity-based discrimination and state-sponsore... .... These terms apply to racial prejudice against Poles and people of Polish descent, including ethnicity-based discrimination and state-sponsored mistr... ...ation.http://www.jstor.org/pss/27502139 Use of the term anti-Polonism The French-language term antipolonisme ("anti-Polonism") was used by Polish his... ...tating that the word ""Polish"—similarly to such adjectives as "English", "French" and "German"—had connotations that clearly extended beyond geograph...

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Chicago Foreign Language Press Survey : Polish : Volume : 2

...I D 5 III B 2 III G III A III H - 2 - Dziennlk Zv/iazkowy , Dec. 11, 1911. POLISH The Alliance is not merely looking ahead a short distance; it is est... ...ahead a short distance; it is establishing institutions not only for those people already belong- ing to it, but it is building the future of the Poli... ... for those people already belong- ing to it, but it is building the future of the Polish nation in America—it brings its successful vjoik as a gift to... ...ose people already belong- ing to it, but it is building the future of the Polish nation in America—it brings its successful vjoik as a gift to the yi... ...erica—it brings its successful vjoik as a gift to the yiothev Country* One of the greatest problems of every nation is the spreading of enlightenment ... ...urope, v/here, nevertheless, there is no Polish roof (sic)—where our young people are not educated to be good Polish citizens, under- standing their d... ...urse* Course in solid geometry, trigonometry, modern histoiy, physics, and French I A 2 a - 5 - POLISH Dziennlk Zwlazkoiiy, Sept. 9, 1910# I A 2 b II... ...gy, zoology, botany, miner a- ! logy, hygiene, physics, chemistry, German, French, penmanship, ordinary and artistic, | elementary and advanced drawin... ... that the girls in ti:rie will become practical .American vjomen of Polish descent, for they are educated in a real rolish spirit. This v-as proven by...

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List of Polish Jews

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...om the Middle Ages until the Holocaust, Jew s comprised a significant part of the Polish population. The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, known... ...Middle Ages until the Holocaust, Jew s comprised a significant part of the Polish population. The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, known as a "J... ...n as a "Jewish paradise" for its religious tolerance, attracted tens thousands of Jews who fled persecution from other European countries, even though... ...m. Only 369, 000 (11%) survived. After massive postwar emigration, the current Polish Jewish population stands at somewhere between 50, 000 and 200, 0... ...ion stands at somewhere between 50, 000 and 200, 000. The below list includes people of Jewish faith or ancestry. Historical figures Politicians... ..., the largest and the most notorious secret police force in the history of the People's Republic of Poland, Sala Burton (1925–1987), American politic... ...(born in Poland) Stanisław Stroński (1882–1955), Polish politician (of Jewish descent) Jerzy Urban, politician, journalist, editor-in-chief of the we... ...onverted to Judaism Marcel Reich-Ranicki, German literary critic Sonia Rykiel, French fashion designer Józef Światło, Stalinist interrogator Ben Weide... ...m Goldberg, Polish-Jewish artist, painter, sculptor and engraverRené Goscinny, French comics editor and writerMayer Kirshenblatt (b. 1916), artistKir...

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Catalogue of the Magnificent Private Library of the Late Col. Jonas H. French, Of Boston, Mass : Together with a Number of Literary Nuggets from the Private Library of L. H. Chubbuck, Esq., Of Boston, Mass : Comprising Best Editions of American Authors, Napoleonana, Rare Americana American Political History and Biography, First Editions of English and American Authors, Beautiful Art Publications, Limited Editions and Club Books, Many in Beautiful Bindings by Riviere, Rare Portraits and Views, Neatly Framed to Be Sold by Auction : Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, February 23Rd, 24Th and 25Th, 1904 C. F. Libbie and Co., Auctioneers and Appraisers

By: French, Jonas H. (Jonas Hanod); C. F. Libbie & Co.

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org LIBRARY OF THE LATE COL. JONAS H. FRENCH Title: CATALOGUE OF THE MAGNIFICENT P... ...e Collection World Public Library.org LIBRARY OF THE LATE COL. JONAS H. FRENCH Title: CATALOGUE OF THE MAGNIFICENT PRIVATE LIBRARY OF THE LATE... .... JONAS H. FRENCH Title: CATALOGUE OF THE MAGNIFICENT PRIVATE LIBRARY OF THE LATE COL. JONAS H. FRENCH Author: Language: English Subject: Ficti... ...le: CATALOGUE OF THE MAGNIFICENT PRIVATE LIBRARY OF THE LATE COL. JONAS H. FRENCH Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher:... ...hristopher. Annals of the English Bible. Por- trait. 2 vols. 8" full light polished calf, uncut, gilt back, sides and tops, by Tout. W. Pickering: Lon... ...ng and generally un- known facts about the world's literature and literary people. Vol. I, no. i to Vol. 4, no. 4. 20 parts, as issued. Numerous illus... ...back and edges. London, 1882 295 Caird, Sir James. India: the Land and the People. Map. 8° half claret morocco, gilt back and top. London, 1883 296 Ca... ...nd Self-Fertilisation ; — Climbing Plants;— Expres- sion of the Emotions ;—Descent of Man ; — Insectivorous Plants ; — DiEEerent Forms of Flowers;— Fo... ... an historical and descriptive account of the grape. Maps. 8° half crimson polished calf, extra, gilt back and edges, by Tout. London, 1875 457 Depew,...

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French migration to the United Kingdom

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... Richard I of England ... ... Henrietta Maria of France ... ... Total population 3,000,000 (French ancestry)[1] ... ... Languages English, French ... ... Related ethnic groups French people F... ... Protestant Huguenots fled religious persecution to East London. Today, many British people have French ancestry. According to a s... ...have French ancestry. According to a study by Ancestry.co.uk, three million British people are of French descent.[1] At the UK Census 2011, 137,862 na... ...rthmore Pugin, Architects Eddie Izzard, stand-up comedian and actor of Huguenot descent George Orwel... ... Hungarian Polish ...

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French Profiles

By: Gosse, Edmund William, Sir 1849-1928

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: FRENCH PROFILES Author: EDMUND GOSSE Language: English Subject: Fiction... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...... ...r more than a quarter of a century, but as a hermit and a stranger among the people. 28 FRENCH PROFILES III When Alfred de Vigny perceived the treaso... ...ng while the others were playing at hide- and-seek. We set up for reasonable people ; we met regularly every day : we never talked about 40 FRENCH PR... ...laise Marie d'Aydie, the hope of an impoverished Pe>igord family who claimed descent, with a blot on their escutcheon, from the noble house of Foix, w... ...utterly unlike what came from Paris then, dear little amber-scented books of polished sonnets, bound in vellum, with Lemerre's familiar piocheur on th... ... of the seventeenth century is pre-eminently char- acteristic of a grave and polished system of society. The age of Racine was, and could not but be, ...

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French hip hop

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...French hip hop is the hip hop music style which was developed in French-speaking countries. Its popularity was primarily due to the presence... ...rench-speaking countries. Its popularity was primarily due to the presence of a large African and Caribbean community in France, and has established t... ...et in the world after the American hip hop scene. Many of the French hip hop artists come from the poor urban areas on the outskir... ...he world after the American hip hop scene. Many of the French hip hop artists come from the poor urban areas on the outskirts of l... ...oming industries and the governmental solution was the mass immigration of peoples from regions of past French colonial empire to fill the gaps caused... ...hip hop and rap sensation in France. Rappers are overwhelmingly of African descent, and in tackling the issue of their invisibility in French society ... ...any artists that have dominated the hip hop scene in France are of African descent, themes dealing with the intimate connection between France and var... ...ther it is as a hustler or as a gangbanger. Hip-hop provides an outlet for people in the struggle to lash out at the powers that be, and to rebel in s... ... Polish ...

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