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Saladin's Domains

Saladin's Domains

Map of the Ayyubid Sultanate at the death of Saladin, 1193 CE, showing its political subdivisions and cities. Borders are approximate only, especially in Yemen and western Arabia.

The Sino-Soviet Split

The Sino-Soviet Split

It would seem natural for the 20th century's two great communist powers, the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.) and the People's Republic of China (P.R.C.), to be staunch allies. However, for much of the century, the two countries were bitterly and publicly at odds in what is called the Sino-Soviet Split. But what happened?

How Does Concord Apply to English Grammar?

How Does Concord Apply to English Grammar?

The word concord is derived from the Latin for agreement. When applied to English grammar, the term is defined as the grammatical agreement between two words in a sentence. Some linguists use the terms concord and agreement interchangeably, although traditionally, concord is used in reference to the proper relationship between adjectives and the nouns they modify, while agreement refers to the proper relationship between verbs and their subjects or objects.

Understanding the K1 Fiancee Visa Process

Understanding the K1 Fiancee Visa Process

A K1 fiancee visa is a non-immigrant visa, which allows a foreign fiancé or fiancée (to simplify things, we'll use "fiancee" in the rest of this article) entry into the U.S. to marry a U.S. citizen. After marriage, an application is made for an adjustment of status for permanent residence. Obtaining the K1 visa is a multi-step process.

History of Pensacola IV LSD-38 - History

History of Pensacola IV LSD-38 - History

Pensacola IV(LSD 38: dp. 13,650; 1. 553& 39;; b. 84& 39;; dr. 21& 39;; s. 20 + k.; cpl.793; a. 8 3& 34;; cl. Anchorage)The fourth Pensacola was laid down 15 March 1969 by the General Dynamies Corp., Quiney, Mass.; launched 11 July 1970; sponsored by Mrs. Bernard M. Strean; and is scheduled to commission early in 1971.

Fizzy Sherbet Powder Candy Recipe

Fizzy Sherbet Powder Candy Recipe

Sherbet powder is a sweet powder that fizzes on the tongue. It's also called sherbet soda, kali, or keli. The usual way to eat it is to dip a finger, lollipop, or licorice whip into the powder. If you live in the right part of the world, you can purchase Dip Dab sherbet powder in a store or online. It's also super easy to make yourself, plus it's an educational science project.