Housing D.C. Felons Far Away from Home
Language: en
Pages: 90
Authors: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia
Categories: Criminals
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

"The purpose of the hearing today is to examine the criteria used to determine the placement of D.C. Code offenders, as well as to discuss the rehabilitation and reintegration challenges that these individuals face as a result of being in prison so far from their homes and supportive networks."--P. 1.
Leaving My Little Mountain Home (far behind)
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Betty L. Carter
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-04-27 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Leaving My Little Mountain Home (far behind) begins when Beth Ann Amberson is fourteen years old and trying to convince her Mama that she is old enough to get married. The reader will get to know Beth Ann as a close friend before the conclusion of the book as she
You Will Meet a Stranger Far from Home
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Alex Jeffers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Lethe Press

From the acclaimed author of Safe as Houses and The Abode of Bliss, ten wondrous tales of yesterday, today, and tomorrow--of our familiar world and others. An American teenager meets Adonis on a sailing cruise off the coast of Turkey. A merchant of the Silk Road encounters an odd dog--and
Far from Home
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Joy Bounds
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

This story which I must tell of war and great courage and treachery, is one of loss. Though France may celebrate her achievements for centuries to come, it is the story of how I lost my daughter, Jehanne, whom people here call Jeanne d’Arc, and the peace of my family.
First-Generation College Student Research Studies
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Terence Hicks, Douglas M. Butler, Mondrail Myrick
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

First-Generation College Student Research Studies offers uniquely designed chapters that are drawn from both quantitative and qualitative theoretical frameworks found in higher education. This edited volume is a must-read that contributes greatly to the research literature surrounding this student population.