lin chang-min, a hanlin of qing dynasty and the emperor's teacher, was the father of lin hui-yin and great-grandfather of maya lin. lin has said she did not have many friends when growing up, stayed home a lot, loved school, and loved to study. she took independent courses at ohio university where she cast bronzes in the school's foundry.
acer pseudoplatanus, known as the sycamore in the united kingdom and the sycamore maple in the united states, is a flowering plant species in the soapberry and lychee family sapindaceae.it is a large deciduous, broad-leaved tree, tolerant of wind and coastal exposure.it is native to central europe and western asia, from france eastwards to ukraine, northern turkey and the caucasus and .
the green man is a legendary being primarily interpreted as a symbol of rebirth, representing the cycle of new growth that occurs every spring.the green man is most commonly depicted in a sculpture, or other representation of a face, which is surrounded by, or made from, leaves. the green man motif has many variations. branches or vines may sprout from the mouth, nostrils, or other parts of .
glamping is a portmanteau of 'glamorous' and 'camping', and describes a style of camping with amenities and, in some cases, resort-style services not usually associated with 'traditional' camping.glamping has become particularly popular with 21st-century tourists seeking the luxuries of hotel accommodation alongside 'the escapism and adventure recreation of camping'.
cedars are strong, aromatic softwoods that are capable of enduring outdoor elements, the most common of which is the western red cedar. western red cedar can sustain wet environments without succumbing to rot, and as a result is commonly used for outdoor projects such as patios, outdoor furniture, and building exteriors. this wood can be easily .
outdoor shooting later became commonplace and starting in the late 1970s, it became standard practice for some on-location footage to be featured in each episode of any australian soap opera, often to capitalise on the attractiveness and exotic nature of these locations for international audiences.
great yarmouth, often called yarmouth, is a seaside town in norfolk, england, straddling the mouth of the river yare, some 20 miles 30 km east of norwich. a population of 38,693 in the 2011 census made it norfolk's third most populous place. its fishing industry, mainly for herring, fell steeply after the mid-20th century and has all but vanished.
boston uk: / ˈ b ɒ s t ə n /, us: / ˈ b ɔː s t ə n / is the capital and most populous city of the commonwealth of massachusetts in the united states, and the 21st most populous city in the united states.the city proper covers 49 square miles 127 km 2 with an estimated population of 694,583 in 2018, also making it the most populous city in new england. boston is the seat of suffolk .
fruitlands museum in harvard, massachusetts, is a museum about multiple visions of america on the site of the short-lived utopian community, fruitlands.the museum includes the fruitlands farmhouse a national historic landmark , a museum about shaker life, an art gallery with 19th-century landscape paintings, vernacular american portraits, and other changing exhibitions, and a museum of native .
the frontier is the margin of undeveloped territory that would comprise the united states beyond the established frontier line. the u.s. census bureau designated frontier territory as generally unoccupied land with a population density of less than 2 people per square mile. the frontier line was the outer boundary of european-american settlement into this land.
fort shaw originally named camp reynolds was a united states army fort located on the sun river 24 miles west of great falls, montana, in the united states.it was founded on june 30, 1867, and abandoned by the army in july 1891. it later served as a school for native american children from 1892 to 1910.
snowdonia welsh: eryri is a mountainous region in northwestern wales and a national park of 823 square miles 2,130 km 2 in area.it was the first to be designated of the three national parks in wales, in 1951. it contains the highest peaks in the united kingdom outside of scotland
home repair involves the diagnosis and resolution of problems in a home, and is related to home maintenance to avoid such problems.many types of repairs are 'do it yourself' diy projects, while others may be so complicated, time-consuming or risky as to suggest the assistance of a qualified handyman, property manager, contractor/builder, or other professionals.
the devastation was so great because copenhagen relied on an old defence-line whose limited range could not reach the british ships and their longer-range artillery. despite the disasters of the early 19th century, copenhagen experienced a period of intense cultural creativity known as the danish golden age.