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Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373988-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7398-8
... CHAPTER EIGHTEEN The Queen in Winter When Queen Lili'uokalani visited Sanford Dole unannounced, obtained a passport, and departed from Hawai'i, she went first to San Francisco. In her book, she ponderously explains...
Published: 13 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389040-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8904-0
... 2 Placing the Ancestors: Historical Identity In James Welch’s Winter in the Blood I sometimes think of what it means that in their heyday—in 1830, say—the Kiowas owned more horses per capita than any other...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389842-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8984-2
... Chapter IV. The winter and the seven years famine.—The discovery of the first white man’s track. Just at this period, a boy came one morning when the sun was rising and entered the house of a man and wife who had only one child, a son. The...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... the history of the Afro-Atlantic slave trade. 16 / Lions in Winter You can take the baboon out of the mountain, but you can’t take the mountain out of the baboon. shona proverb Musa Zimunya’s earliest recollection of Th omas Mapfumo was his shyness...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
..., or time of heat, and the calculation of winter and summer To sum up: in the two temperate zones or regions, summer goes hand in hand with heat and drought and winter with cold and wetness. But within the Torrid Zone those qualities do not go hand in hand, for rains follow heat, and...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... winter flowers arbara Harding asked me why no one knows about the winter Bdaphne, Daphne odora. I thought everyone knew about it, but she says no. When she asks people why they don’t plant it, they say they never heard of it. One reason it is not more...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... winter, dying away in mid-summer when the vine has a short rest- ing period. Viburnum fragrans [V. farreri ] opened a few flowers just before Christmas, and the autumn cherry made quite a little show, but both are flowerless now. The Algerian iris [Iris unguicularis] has not produced a...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
...for the kitchen; and every time the fine tufts of fennel are killed back some fresh, feathery aromatic foliage comes to take their place. As I write, on January 29, Sunday’s fine, powdery snow is melting and the winter flowers are, for the most part, as fresh and fragrant as ever. The...
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By James Applewhite
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
...Clear Winter Confusion of seasons is over. Today was clear winter. Light that on trunks seemed warm Looked bleak and bare On chill limbs high in chill air. I saw bodies of trees Piled mercilessly by past High water, crotch-chunk Of one upon trunk of another. Angular cedars, their crowns...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-059
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...What Do I Pay My Cook? Ellura and Robert Winters, and others The British era had come to a close, but some things remained the same. Expatri- ate experts replaced British officials. Their lifestyles were very similar. Here is an excerpt from a guide for U.S. State Department personnel...
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4