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Published: 02 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385707-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8570-7
Published: 14 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394006-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9400-6
Published: 14 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394006-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9400-6
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-087
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... the wall of Master Horace s place. He hesitated, then decided to knock on the shoemaker s window. 348 René Depestre Who s there? Henri. Henri Postel? Yes. The astonished face of the shoemaker appeared in the window right away. Couldn t you leave, Chief? I changed my mind. I m not going to leave...
Published: 18 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0756-2
... to thank Jesper Festin and Ulrika Wal­ lenström, likewise, for tips on Swedish names and details about Stock­ xholm. Thanks to Bill Bird for trying to help resolve a question about the vocabulary of shoemaking. Thanks also to Jenny Willner, who helped to solve a few last­ minute queries and who made me...
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By Martin Kilson
Published: 23 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021513-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2151-3
... among mainly upper-m­ iddle-­ class white youth who attended Ambler High School up to 1934, see Ambler High School Yearbook 1934, 554 556. 4. Among ­those enrolled in the college-­prep curriculum ­were Perry Selheimer and Jack Betts, whose f­athers w­ ere both stockbrokers, and Daniel Shoemaker, whose...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-083
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... by insalubrious slums. In Haiti, the situation was quite different. There were practically no in- dustries, and artisanry was in its infancy, when forty-six workers, working in Mr. Dessources Poveda s workshop, founded the Haitian Shoemakers Trade Union on 24 March 1903. This was an audacious gesture...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... 1 2 Horsemen, with large horses 8 with small 6 Section iv. Regarding Artisans. It is evident that the Europeans, by the introduction of English articles into India, have thrown the weavers, the cotton-dressers, the carpenters, the blacksmiths, and the shoemakers, &c., out of employ, and have...
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By Andrea Smith
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374817-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7481-7
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By Peter Weiss
Published: 18 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0756-2
... from 1939 to 1943. Wehner (Herbert, also known as Kurt Funk, Svensson, 1906 1990). Son of a shoemaker, joined the Communist Party of Germany in 1927; after 1933, engaged in antifascist 320 activities in Germany; after 1935, in exile in the Soviet Union; member of the Cen­ tral Committee of the exiled...
Published: 20 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021490-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2149-0
... with the Whites and their concerns, e­ ither directly or indirectly, was off-l­imits to Negroes, and that included their h­ ouseh­ old re- fuse and their ­human waste. We ­were neither supposed to touch nor to look at them! Nevertheless, one day I heard the shoemaker Ali Gomni, who was a friend of my maternal u­...
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012832-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1283-2
..., worked as a shingle maker, and eventually learned the shoemaking trade.34 His wife, Dicy, managed to open an in de pen dent business. Spen- cer Alexander, who was also a shoemaker, and his wife, Sophia, achieved a modicum of economic stability in the postwar years. As skilled craftsmen with resourceful...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-078
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... infancy, when forty-six workers, working in Mr. Dessources Poveda s workshop, founded the Haitian Shoemakers Trade Union on 24 March 1903. This was an audacious gesture in an environment that was not quite prepared for it, and before long, under the pretext that these pioneers were engaging in politics...
Published: 07 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012351-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1235-1
... Chan: Social History of a Rural Community in Thailand. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press Shoemaker, Bruce, and William Robichaud. 2018. Dead in the Water: Global Lessons from the World Bank s Model Hydropower Proj ect in Laos. Seattle: University of Washington Press. Siegel, James. 1969. The Rope...
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By Rudolf Mrázek
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007364-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0736-4
..., Java. Internee Mas Soewigno even ordered some pieces of clothing from Bros. Gerzens Mode and Magazine De Bijenkorp, Amsterdam. 36 Internee Kadimin ordered a pair of shoes from Hen Son Than Shoemaker in Sigli, Aceh, North Sumatra. 37 There were tailors in Boven Digoel; some of them had practiced...
Published: 20 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021490-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2149-0
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012610-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1261-0
Published: 29 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007029-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0702-9
..., but 90 percent of the Turkish people were engaged in farming, un- der primitive and strenuous conditions. 9 In Adana alone, Armenian ar- tisans retained by the Turkish military authorities functioned as tailors, shoemakers, blacksmiths, coach makers, carpenters, ironsmiths, weavers, saddle makers...
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By Brigitte Fielder
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012689-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1268-9
... Mask: Read- ings in Nineteenth- Century Blackface Minstrelsy, edited by Annemarie Bean, James V. Hatch, and Brooks McNamara, 245 56. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press 1996. Belson, M. [Mary Elliot My Mammy. In Grateful Tributes; or, Recollections of Infancy. New York: Shaw & Shoemaker, 1819...
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By Ellen Graff
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377665-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7766-5
... workers said . . . don't you have any money for shoes, ladies? We'll give you some shoes. That's why we have to be on strike. They don't wear any shoes." 59 Duncan's spiritual legacy-the religion of the naked human foot-proved puzzling to the audience of shoemakers. Yet surely some members...