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Author: Dennis Clark
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: commonwealth, share, people, pennsylvania, irish
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2007-08-01
ISBN-10: 1422315010
ISBN-13: 9781422315019

Written by the noted historian, Dennis Clark, this document synthesizes the Irish experience in the Keystone state. An outgrowth of Clark¿s lifetime of study of the Irish, this volume addresses the impact of the Irish on Pennsylvania, as well as Pennsylvania¿s influence on the Irish. It is part of the Pennsylvania Historical Association's contribution to the celebration of the Columbus legacy. Illustrations.

Author: Paul E. Doutrich
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: constitution, pennsylvania, federal, union, perfect, form
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2007-08
ISBN-10: 1422314995
ISBN-13: 9781422314999

Describes Pennsylvaniażs role in the formation & adoption of the Constitution of the U.S. This document was prepared as part of Pennsylvaniażs observance of the Constitutionżs bicentennial in 1987-1989. Contents: To Form a More Perfect Union: The Federal Constitution & Pennsylvania; Pennsylvaniażs Early Contribution; An Early Attempt at American Union; The Articles of Confederation; The Constitutional Convention; Later Debates; Ratification in Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania & the Bill of Rights; Suggested Sources of Further Reading; & The Constitution Created. Illustrations.

Author: Ann Fowler Rhoads
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: checklist, atlas, annotated, pennsylvania, flora, vascular
Number of Pages: 652
Published: 1993
ISBN-10: 0871692074
ISBN-13: 9780871692078

This vol. is the first published product of the Pennsylvania Flora Database, created & maintained at the Morris Arboretum of the U. of Pennsylvania. The database has its roots in the work of Edgar T. Wherry, John M. Fogg, Jr., & Herbert A. Wahl, the Atlas of the Flora of PennsylvaniaÓ (Wherry et al. 1979), published by the Morris Arboretum. Over a period of 40 years, Wherry & his colleagues gathered data from the major Pennsylvania herbaria & manually placed a quarter of a million dots on over 3500 maps (Fogg 1944). The Pennsylvania Flora Database retains the emphasis on specimen-based, site-

Author: John H. Barnes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: pennsylvania, minerals, rocks
Number of Pages: 444
Published: 2008-04
ISBN-10: 1428988971
ISBN-13: 9781428988972

This educational guide explains how rocks are fundamental to our very existence on planet Earth. Contents: classification of rocks; chemical structure of minerals; classification of minerals; identification of minerals; planet earthżs recycling program; making sedimentary rocks; clastic sedimentary rocks; nonclastic sedimentary rocks; metamorphism -- transformed rocks; making igneous rocks; classification of igneous rocks; igneous rocks in Pennsylvania; uses for rocks: oil & gas, coal, & industrial minerals; & some common & interesting minerals that can be found in Pennsylvania. Color and bla

Author: Alexander Graydon
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: last, sixty, years, pennsylvania, passed, life, chiefly, memoirs
Number of Pages: 386
Published: 2009-03
ISBN-10: 142901749X
ISBN-13: 9781429017497

Depicting his life from his childhood in Pennsylvania to his time as a public official, including his experiences recruiting and training his own troops for the Revolutionary War, Graydon's memoirs provide a unique and personal view of the American Colonial period. First published in 1811, his memoirs were not initially popular, probably because of their inflammatory remarks about public figures ranging from Albert Gallatin to Thomas Jefferson and his followers. Memoirs of a Life Chiefly Passed in Pennsylvania shows Graydon's disdain for those he saw as seduced by power and money and leaves th

Author: Perry Petra-Wong
Publisher: College Prowler
Keywords: record, pennsylvania, university
Number of Pages: 125
Published: 2011-03-15
ISBN-10: 1427406553
ISBN-13: 9781427406552

College guides written by students for students.University of Pennsylvania Students Tell It Like It IsThis insider guide to University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA, features more than 160 pages of in-depth information, including student reviews, rankings across 20 campus life topics, and insider tips from students on campus. Written by a student at Penn, this guidebook gives you the inside scoop on everything from academics and nightlife to housing and the meal plan. Read both the good and the bad and discover if Penn is right for you.One of nearly 500 College Prowler guides, this Penn

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: magazine, genealogical, pennsylvania
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 1999
eBookDB-ID: 08823685
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