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- Chapter 6: Cities and Communities. Sicherman, Harvey; Corrigan, Jim // Kazakhstan;2005, pN.PAG
This article describes the cities and communities of Kazakhstan. Most cities were built during the Soviet era and are therefore plain and practical. The smaller towns and villages, however, vary in appearance from region to region. Farming communities dot the vast steppes of the north. Fishing...
- MOBILE. Martin, Harold H. // Saturday Evening Post;5/7/1949, Vol. 221 Issue 45, p28
The article presents the sixty-sixth part of the series of articles on most colorful cities in the U.S. Mobile, Alabama citizen's have learned to emerge from each period of triumph or disaster with certain deep-rooted virtues unimpaired. Nearly all the physical traces of the city's French and...
- A DO LITTLE DRIVE. Gurney, Jill // American Road;Winter2005, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p36
This article focuses on several towns in the U.S., which were named after animals. It includes Chicken in Alaska, Toad Suck in Arkansas, Pigeye in Ohio, Otterville in Missouri and Tick Bite in North Carolina.
- Tekamah Name Game. // Nebraska Life;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p75
Presents a trivia related to the town name of Tekamah, Nebraska.
- Face Facts. Gates, Janise // Faces;Feb2007, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p41
The article provides information about the village of Ushguli in Europe. It is about 7,200 feet above sea level and it is known as a medieval defense post. The community's small settlement is often considered as the highest village in the continent. The village served as the home of about 70...
- Groups pledge to fight for Princeville. // New York Amsterdam News;10/21/99, Vol. 90 Issue 43, p3
Reports on a coalition of Afro-Americans that are demanding that the United States Congress restore Princeville, North Carolina, the oldest incorporated black town in the U.S. Demand for full compensation for residents; Possible negligence by state and federal governments in not opening...
- Putaruru's Pumping. Redgrave, Tess // North & South;Aug2004, Issue 221, p31
Features the Putaruru town in New Zealand. Background of the place; History of the makeover of the place; Recognition given to the place.
- POINT HOPE. // Encyclopedia of North American Indians (Houghton Mifflin);1996, p492
Of all the continually occupied communities in North America, Point Hope, Alaska, is one of the oldest. It is a significant settlement both because of its rich archaeological sites and because of its vibrant modern culture. Point Hope is located at a triangular point on the Chukchi Sea, 275...
- The hive. Ransom, David // New Internationalist;Jun2006, Issue 390, p20
The article features the community of El Valle in Caracas, Venezuela. The author talks about his and impressions of the community he visited. He assesses the way people live and describes the features of the houses in the community. People talked about their economic and health situation of...