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ITALIANI I NOSTRI ADELPHOI

1. ITALIAN, THE FIRST RESIDENT of the APENNINE PENINSULA

1.1 PREHISTORY
According to mythology, Sicily’s first habitant was the God Kronos (Saturn in Latin), the father of Zeus. 3,284 more words

HISTORIC THEMES

È vero! 

È vero ! Like the Italians would say…

That from the morning you would recognize your day!

Everyday should start with a great cup of coffee and that should be an International Law. 118 more words

I Am an Immigrant

Except for First Nations’ people or indigenous people, ALL of the rest of us Americans are immigrants, including me. I am from English and French descendants. 1,025 more words

Net Cap puns go here

“Nothing but net” seemed a bit on the nose for the title.  “Net worth” is a dumb title. 781 more words

Projects

White on arrival: Italians, race, color, and power in Chicago, 1890-1945

Author: Thomas A. Guglielmo

Language: English

Summary: Taking the mass Italian immigration of the late 19th century as his starting point and drawing on dozens of oral histories and a diverse array of primary sources in English and Italian, Guglielmo focuses on how perceptions of Italians’ race and color were shaped in one of America’s great centers of immigration and labor, Chicago. 110 more words

English

British Levels of Irritation, European Responses to War Threats - humor

FOR WORD & HISTORY LOVERS – this interpretation of foreign reaction to sounds of war ALERTS TO THREATS IN 2013 EUROPE
From JOHN CLEESE
The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent events in Syria and have therefore raised their security level from… 359 more words

ENGLISH IS FUN & FUNNY

“The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom” by Alison Love

“The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom” by Alison Love is a novel of the love between Olivia, a British ballroom dancer and Antonio, an Italian singer.  220 more words

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