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    Carolina

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    Carolina Carolina Arboleda was born in Columbia before moving to Greenwich six years ago. She moved to America along with her mother’s side of the family, while her father and his blood related family members remain in Columbia. Carolina’s first impression of Greenwich was that it is a fairly boring town, with an absence of activities and places to go. She did however praise the good school system, and hoped to make the best of her new life. Family is very important to Carolina. She has a brother

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    Bastard Out of Carolina

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    One of the most complex and elaborate characters in Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison is Bone. Throughout the story Bone has to live a life where she thinks that she is the leading mystery of the trouble being caused. She has numerous unhappy situations and is in no way self-satisfied with herself. She doesn’t appreciate who she is physically. She constantly thinks she is the most homely and dull person who causes the most inconvenience in the family. This sense of selflessness is mainly

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    South Carolina

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    South Carolina South Carolina stretches from the Atlantic Ocean to the Blue Ridge Mountains, containing 31,113 square miles. Fortieth in geographic area among the fifty states, it ranks twenty-sixth in population. The Palmetto State's four million citizens value its rich history, a legacy that is a prime factor in making tourism one of the state's largest industries. Spaniards explored the South Carolina coast as early as 1514, and Hernando DeSoto met the Queen of Cofitachiqui in 1540 when he

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    Love in Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina "Love" is a word, a signifier, tied to many meanings, all different in context, cultures, and ideologies. Love is used numerous ways in Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina, by many characters. In the character of Bone, love is a confused thing, always changing, as Bone uses it to fit her life on the fly. In relation to parental love, Bone wants Daddy Glen to love her. However, early in the book, Bone's conception of "love" is that of a child, obviously.

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    North Carolina Essay North Carolina is located in between South Carolina, and Virginia. North Carolina was founded by 8 lords in 1660. It only became official in 1710 though, because the North and the South relied so much on each other. This was because the south, and the North had many trading spots. If these were taken away problems would start between the two places. Another reason was because of how they were evolving so differently. Both places had different geographic features, and different

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    South Carolina Culture

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    South Carolina Culture South Carolina may be home of the world’s biggest cat but that is not the only thing it is home too. It is home to many types of cultures and a lot of history. The history in South Carolina starts all the way back to when King Charles sent eights families over to set up a colony and from the time that happened, it has encountered many changes in culture (Hoffman and Hart). South Carolina, also known as the Palmetto State, is located in the southeastern region of the United

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    South Carolina

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    Since I am interested in South Carolina, I decided to find out a little more about it. One of the things I would like to find out is what happened in South Carolina’s history. It would also be interesting to find out about the state governor. Information about the capital city is another thing I want to learn about South Carolina. Finally, I want to know about to know about a famous person from South Carolina. Those are some of the things I hope to learn from doing this paper. The first thing

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    South Carolina Correction Facilities Corrections are a necessary tool to protect society from those who do harm to others or to others property. Depending on the type of crime that was committed, and if the crime is considered a state or federal charge, also depends on where the person sentenced will do his time. There are four main sentencing options available; prison, probation, probation and confinement, and prison and community split. When a person is sentenced to do their time in prison most

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    The Underground Railroad in North Carolina

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    The Underground Railroad in North Carolina The Underground Railroad was perhaps the most active and dramatic protest action against slavery in United States history and as we look at the Underground Railroad in North Carolina we will focus on the Quakers, Levi Coffin’s early years, and the accounts of escaped slaves from North Carolina. The unique blend of southern slave holder and northern abolitionist influences in the formation of North Carolina served to make the state an important link

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    Settling of the Carolinas King Charles gave 8 noblemen a large tract of land that they name the Carolinas named after the person who gave them this land. In order to keep their land going they tried to get settlers to settle there but that did not work out so well. In August 1669, 3 ships left with the first settlers. Each paid 500 pounds for their settlement. That’s when they had founded Charlestown, and within 2 years there were 271 men and 69 women. The proprietors of the settlement set up a

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