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 Jordan, Barbara (Gale Group)
Provides a biography of the "first African American elected to the Texas Senate since Reconstruction." 105
 Essay  Jordan's Opinion on the Conflict (CBS News  Rather)
King Abdullah of Jordan said, "The Israelis are saying to the Americans that you have to have security before you can have peace. Your president said in a speech a few days ago you can’t have security if you don’t have peace...." 502
 Abdullah II, King of Jordan (CNN)
Provides a profile of the king. 502
 Jordan, Barbara  Quotations (About.com  Womens History)
Provides quotes from the gifted African American politician. 105
 021506 Jordanians Sentence alZarqawi to Death (USA Today)
"A court on Wednesday sentenced the leader of alQaeda in Iraq, Abu Musab alZarqawi, and eight other men to death for plotting chemical attacks against sites in Jordan, including the U.S. Embassy."
 Editorial: Jordan Valley, A Disaster in the Making (MidEastWeb.org)
"The situation visavis the Palestinians is so bad, that any solution that is proposed could probably be shown to be dangerous or unworkable and antagonize a large section of the voters. The Labor party favors a negotiated solution along the lines of the Geneva accord, clearly anathema to a large section of Israeli voters. Benjamin Netanyahu, on the other hand, made it clear at the Herzliya conference that the Likud intends to keep the Jordan Valley settlements and to make the Jordan river the border of Israel in any settlement. Most Israeli voters might like that, but most Israeli voters, if they would reflect, could also understand that there is a problem with that idea: the rest of the world would not agree." 0206
 020111 Jordan Next (Time.com)
"Jordan's Royal Palace says the king has sacked his government in the wake of street protests and has asked an exarmy general to form a new Cabinet."
"King Abdullah's move comes after thousands of Jordanians took to the streets — inspired by the regime ouster in Tunisia and the turmoil in Egypt — and called for the resignation of Prime Minister Samir Rifai who is blamed for a rise in fuel and food prices and slowed political reforms" 0111
 Jordanian Satire of Terrorist Bin Laden (Christian Science Monitor  Lynfeld)
Describes a satire designed to make fun of bin Laden. Also notes that most Jordanians are more worried about American policies than they are about bin Laden. In Jordan, however, it is illegal to criticize the policies of the Royal Family and the Royal Family supports the USA. 1201
 Jordan (U.S. State Department)
Provides a history of each country, including culture, government, economy, and more. 102
 Jordan (Library of Congress)
Provides a history of the country, including culture, government, economy, and more. Also includes geographic information. 102
 Jordan
 Jordan (CountryReports.org)
Provides a profile by topic, including Economy, Defense, Geography, Government, People, National Anthem, Lyrics and Related Links. Provides a map and a flag. 602
 Story of One Terrorist from Jordan (MSNBC News)
"In the early stages of research for this hour, we discovered there was one suicide bomber in Iraq who had once lived in America....a Jordanian named Raed AlBanna. He is believed to have conducted the deadliest suicide bombing to date in Iraq  130 Shiite killed by his car bomb in Hilla, Iraq on February 28, 2005."
"I was determined that Al Banna be a focus of our reporting. His journey from Jordan to the US, back to Jordan and ultimately to Iraq would tell us much. How could he have gone from wanting to live in America to hating us so much he would give his life to kill our troops and their allies?" 1205
 Jordan, Barbara
 Hussein, Abdullah (KIngHussein.gov.jo)
Provides a brief background on the King of Jordan.
 Basketball Biographies (HW Wilson Company)
Provides short descriptions of some of the best known competitors, such as Charles Barkley, Larry Brown, Chuck Daly, Clyde Drexler, Patrick Ewing, Phil Jackson, K. C. Jones, Michael Jordan, Bob Knight, John Lucas, Karl Malone, Moses Malone, Tom McMillen, Reggie Miller, Hakeem Olajuwon, Shaquille O'Neal, Scottie Pippen, Pat Riley, David Robinson, Dean Smith, David Stern, John Stockton, Sheryl Swoopes, Isiah Thomas, John Thompson, Lenny Wilkens, and Dominique Wilkins. 800
 Rulers by Country  JO (Schulz)
Provides a list of leaders by country and date. Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kasakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea (Democratic People´s Republic), Korea (Republic), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maledives, Mali, Malta, Marshal Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar (Burma), Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, and Oman. leaders, rulers, Presidents, and Prime Ministers 900
 Maps of the Middle East Maps (University of Texas)
Provides maps of Israel, Jordan, the West Bank, Gaza, Kuwait, Iran, Iraq, Bahrain, Jerusalem, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Syria, Egypt, Jericho, Persian Gulf, Strait of Tiran, Palestinian Refugee Camps, Strait of Hormuz, Kurdish Lands, and more. 1000
 Mathematical Theorems (Wikipedia.org)
"A theorem is a statement which can be proven true within some logical framework. Proving theorems is a central activity of mathematics." Provides 212 theorems.
Includes Abel's theorem, AbelRuffini theorem, Almost flat manifold, Arrow's impossibility theorem, ArtinWedderburn theorem, AtiyahSinger index theorem, Baire category theorem, Banach fixed point theorem, BanachTarski paradox, Barbier's theorem, Bayes' theorem, Beatty's theorem, Beck's theorem, Bell's theorem, BerryEsséen theorem, Bertrand's ballot theorem, Binomial theorem, BishopGromov inequality, BolyaiGerwien theorem, BorsukUlam theorem, Brouwer fixed point theorem, BruckChowlaRyser theorem, Cantor's theorem, CantorBernsteinSchroeder theorem, Carmichael's theorem, Cartan's theorem, Catalan's conjecture, Cauchy integral theorem, Cauchy's integral formula, CayleyHamilton theorem, Central limit theorem, Ceva's theorem, Chebotarev's density theorem, Chinese remainder theorem, ChurchRosser theorem, Closed and exact differential forms, Closed graph theorem, Cluster decomposition theorem, Cochran's theorem, Compact space, Compactness theorem, Convolution theorem, Cramer's rule, De Branges' theorem, De Moivre's formula, De Rham cohomology, Desargues' theorem, Dirichlet's theorem on arithmetic progressions, Dirichlet's unit theorem, Divergence theorem, Division ring, Euler's formula, Euler's identity, Euler's theorem, Extreme value theorem, Faltings' theorem, Fermat's last theorem, Fermat's little theorem, Fixed point theorems in infinitedimensional spaces, Four color theorem, Frobenius theorem, Fubini's theorem, Fuglede's theorem, Fundamental theorem, Fundamental theorem of Riemannian geometry, Fundamental theorem of algebra, Fundamental theorem of arithmetic, Fundamental theorem of calculus, Fundamental theorem of curves, Fundamental theorem of linear algebra, Fundamental theorem of vector analysis, GaussBonnet theorem, GaussMarkov theorem, Gel'fandNaimark theorem, GelfondSchneider theorem, GibbardSatterthwaite theorem, Girsanov's theorem, Goodstein's theorem, Gradient conjecture, Green's theorem, Gromov's compactness theorem, Gromov's theorem on groups of polynomial growth, Gödel's completeness theorem, Gödel's incompleteness theorem, Haag's theorem, Hahn embedding theorem, HahnBanach theorem, HahnJordan decomposition, Hairy ball theorem, HalesJewett theorem, Hausdorff paradox, HeineBorel theorem, HerbrandRibet theorem, Heron's formula, Hilbert's basis theorem, Intermediate value theorem, Invariance of domain, Isomorphism theorem, Jordan curve theorem, Kirszbraun theorem, KnasterTarski theorem, Kolmogorov's zeroone law, Kronecker's theorem, KroneckerWeber theorem, Krull's principal ideal theorem, Lagrange inversion theorem, Lagrange reversion theorem, Lagrange's foursquare theorem, Lagrange's theorem, Lebesgue's number lemma, Lefschetz fixedpoint theorem, LieKolchin theorem, indemannWeierstrass theorem, Linear congruence theorem, Linnik's theorem, Liouville's theorem (complex analysis), List of lemmas, List of mathematical theorems, List of theorems, LöwenheimSkolem theorem, Mahler's compactness theorem, Mahler's theorem, Marcinkiewitz theorem, Marriage theorem, Matiyasevich's theorem, Maximum power theorem, Mazur's torsion theorem, Mean value theorem, Mertens' theorems, Metrization theorems, Minkowski's theorem, MordellWeil theorem, Morera's theorem, Morley's categoricity theorem, Morley's theorem, Morley's trisector theorem, Mumford conjecture, Myers theorem, MyhillNerode theorem, NagellLutz theorem, Nash embedding theorem, No cloning theorem, Noether's theorem, NyquistShannon sampling theorem, Open mapping theorem, PaleyWiener theorem, Pascal's theorem, Pentagonal number theorem, Perfect graph, PeterWeyl theorem, Picard theorem, PicardLindelöf theorem, Pick's theorem, Pontryagin duality, Post's theorem, Poynting theorem, Prime number theorem, Primitive element (field theory), Proof that e is irrational, Proof that holomorphic functions are analytic, Proof that the sum of the reciprocals of the primes diverges, Pythagorean theorem, QuillenSuslin theorem, Ramsey's theorem, RaoBlackwell theorem, ReehSchlieder theorem, Residue theorem, Rice's theorem, Riemann mapping theorem, RiemannRoch theorem, Riesz representation theorem, Rolle's theorem, Schreier refinement theorem, Seifertvan Kampen theorem, ShannonHartley theorem, Simplicial approximation theorem, Soul theorem, Spectral theorem, Sperner's lemma, Splitting theorem, Star height problem, StarkHeegner, Stokes' theorem, StolperSamuelson theorem, Stone duality, Stone's representation theorem for Boolean algebras, StoneWeierstrass theorem, Stonevon Neumann theorem, SylvesterGallai theorem, Szemerédi's theorem, SzemerédiTrotter theorem, TaniyamaShimura theorem, Taylor's theorem, Thales' theorem, Theorem ThueSiegelRoth theorem, Tietze extension theorem, Time hierarchy theorem, Turán's theorem, Tychonoff's theorem, Uniform boundedness principle, Uniformization theorem, Urysohn's Lemma, Van der Waerden's Theorem, VitaliHahnSaks theorem, Von Neumann bicommutant theorem, Von StaudtClausen theorem, WeierstrassCasorati theorem, Weil conjectures, Whitehead theorem, Whitney embedding theorem, Wilson's theorem
 Politicians  African American (InfoPlease.com)
Provides biographies. Includes James Armistead, American Revolution patriot, Tom Bradley, American politician, Carol Mosely Braun, U.S. senator, Edward Brooke, American politician, Ralph Bunche, U.S. government official and United Nations diplomat, Julia Carson, American politician, Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm, American politician, John Conyers, politician, Paul Cuffe, U.S. merchant, seaman, and philanthropist, Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., American air force general, Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., American general, David Dinkins, political leader, Joycelyn Elders, U.S. Surgeon General, William H. Hastie, U.S. jurist, Richard Gordon Hatcher, politician, law professor, A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr., prominent black federal judge and historian, Benjamin Hooks, American black leader, Gen. Oliver Otis Howard, Union general in the Civil War, Jesse Jackson, political leader, clergyman, and civilrights activist, Maynard Jackson, mayor of Atlanta, Daniel "Chappie" James, first black U.S. Air Force general, Barbara Jordan, lawyer, public official, and educator, John Mercer Langston, public official, diplomat, educator, Greenbury Logan, Texan soldier, Thurgood Marshall, U.S. lawyer and Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Floyd McKissick, U.S. lawyer and civilrights leader, Kweisi Mfume, politician, NAACP leader, Eleanor Holmes Norton, lawyer and government official, P. B. S. Pinchback, U.S. politician, Colin Powell, U.S. army general and public official, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., American politician and clergyman, Joseph Rainey, U.S. politician, A. Philip Randolph, U.S. labor leader, Charles Rangel, U.S. politician, Hiram R. Revels, U.S. clergyman, educator, and politician, Condoleeza Rice, diplomat, professor, Myra C. Selby, attorney, Indiana jurist, Robert Smalls, U.S. captain in the Union navy and politician, Carl B. Stokes, American political leader, Clarence Thomas, associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Harold Washington, American politician, J. C. Watts, politician, Robert C. Weaver, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, and Andrew Young, African American leader, clergyman, and public official. 105
