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The Gold Rush In Australia

The most significant short term consequence of the gold rush in Australia is the mass migration. Hundreds of thousands of people came from all places around the world like China and Ireland to Australia. 240 more words


The Men Who Built America

This week I will talk about this four episode series called “The Men Who Built America.” Although four episodes may seem short, each episode is runs for about an hour and a half. 282 more words

How Gold Affect People

People will Goto extreme lengths to go and find gold because of the price of it, men have to work long and hard hours to find and mine gold. 176 more words


The Treat of Nice

Signed February 26 of 2001; the Treaty of Nice reformed the structure of the European Union to withstand eastern and southern expansion. It amended the Maastricht Treaty from February 1992, which created the European Union and the Euro (Treaty). 429 more words

Ancient stone circles and tumbled rocks wear cloaks of crystal

Snow enhances the impact of man-made features on this open landscape, high above the prevailing green of fields in the Lynher and Tamar valleys. Up here wavelets of snow engulf tufts of withered grass, and chunks of ice dangle on yellow-flowering, stunted, gorse. 295 more words


Author looks at history of folk sermons, pastors who delivered them

Source Toledo Blade, by TK Barger, Jan 2015

“What’s a phonograph?” Lerone A. Martin had to answer that question from a student when he was writing Preaching on Wax: The Phonograph and the Shaping of Modern African American Religion (New York University Press). 398 more words