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ADAM, George (<i>born</i> 1957), Lord Provost and Lord-Lieutenant of Aberdeen, since 2012

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; Graphic Design and Typography. 80 words.

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Biddulph, Anthony Nicholas Colin Maitland (<i>born</i> 1959), interior designer; sporting manager

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 99 words.

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GIBSON, Edgar Matheson (<i>born</i> 1934), DL; self-employed artist - painting and sculpture, since 1990; Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Orkney, 2007–11

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge; History of Art; Art Forms; Painting; Art. 224 words.

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Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

(c.1515–c.1586), French Huguenot architect and engraver whose two volumes on Les Plus Excellents Bastiments de France (1576 and 1579) are a precious document in the history of the...

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spruce

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Wood from coniferous trees of the genus Picea, which is often used for carving or furniture construction; however as the word ‘spruce’ derives from the word ‘Prussia’ it may also ...

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TOPOLSKI, Daniel (1945 - 2015), freelance writer, motivational speaker and broadcaster; photo-journalist; Oxford Boat-Race coach, 1973–87, consultant since 1995

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Photography and Photographs; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literature; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 239 words.

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