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Guerra fratricida entre hutus y tutsis (Ruanda)

Guerra fratricida entre hutus y tutsis (Ruanda)

ABC's the Jamaican way.....such a cute book. One of Christina's favorites

Ackee, Breadfruit, Callaloo by Valerie Bloom - book cover, description, publication history.

Ella Fitzgerald, left, and her assistant Georgiana Henry at an HPD station after being arrested for shooting dice. (1955)

On integration, jazz and the arrest of Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie in Houston

Ella Fitzgerald at a Houston police station. She, along with Dizzy Gillespie, Houstonian Illinois Jacquet, jazz impresario Norman Granz and Georgiana Henry were arrested on Oct. for shooting dice in Fitzgerald’s dressing room at the Music Hall.

Religion, Postcolonialism, and Globalization - Jennifer Reid (Bloomsbury)

Religion, Postcolonialism, and Globalization

Religion Postcolonialism and Globalization by Jennifer Reid Hardcover Book (En

Queen Nanny or Nanny (c. 1686 – 1733) was a leader of the Jamaican Maroons in the 18th century. Historical documents refer to her as the "rebels' old obeah woman," and they legally grant "Nanny and the people now residing with her and their heirs . . . a certain parcel of Land containing 500 acres in the parish of Portland." The Maroons were defiant Jamaican slaves who fled their oppressive existence on plantations and formed their own communities in the rugged, hilly interior of the…

Katie Holm, “Nanny of the Maroons: Jamaica, c. part of the series Women Warriors, 2011 “ Nanny of the Maroons was a Jamaican spiritual leader who fought against British slave.

Calico Jack John Rackham, also known as Calico Jack, primarily plundered vessels throughout the Caribbean in the early 1700's. Rackham is mainly remembered for his association with Anne Bonny and Mary Read, two women who disguised themselves as pirates aboard his ship.

Port Royal Jamaica, Pirates of The Richest and Most Wicked City in the World

History Brief: The Stamp Act is Repealed

History Brief: The Stamp Act is Repealed