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Alexander, Michael Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday. 216 words.

Born 20 Nov. 1920; s of late Rear-Adm. Charles Otway Alexander and Antonia Geermans; m 1963, Sarah Wignall (marr. diss.); one adopted d; died 19 Dec. 2004

writer

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Allen, Benedict Colin

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday. 190 words.

Born 1 March 1960; s of late Colin Allen and Virginia Stafford; m 2007, Lenka Flidrova; one s two d

author, adventurer, explorer and broadcaster

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Arrowsmith, Aaron, the elder (1750–1823), cartographer and map publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 870 words.

Arrowsmith, Aaron, the elder (1750–1823), cartographer and map publisher, was born on 14 July 1750 at Winston, co. Durham, the son of John and Mary Arrowsmith. His father died when Aaron...

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Arrowsmith, John (1790–1873), cartographer and map publisher

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 579 words.

Arrowsmith, John (1790–1873), cartographer and map publisher, was born on 23 April 1790 on a farm in Winston, co. Durham, the son of Thomas Arrowsmith of an old-established family. With...

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Arrowsmith, Samuel (1805–1839)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 5 words.

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Arrowsmith the younger, Aaron (1802–1854)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Publishing. 5 words.

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Aston, Felicity Ann Dawn

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday. 188 words.

MBE 2015

Born Sevenoaks, 7 Oct. 1977; d of Richard Aston and Jacqueline Aston; m 2015, Gísli Jónsson

polar explorer, author and speaker, since 2005

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Attenborough, Sir David (Frederick)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Science and Mathematics; Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday. 755 words.

OM 2005; CH 1996; Kt 1985; CVO 1991; CBE 1974; FRS 1983; FLS; FSA

Born 8 May 1926; s of late Frederick Levi Attenborough and Mary Attenborough (née Cleggs); ...

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Blashford-Snell, Col John Nicholas

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 423 words.

OBE 1996 (MBE 1969)

Born 22 Oct. 1936; s of late Rev. Prebendary Leland John Blashford Snell and Gwendolen Ives Sadler; m 1960, Judith Frances (née Sherman); two ...

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Blessed, Brian

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday. 334 words.

OBE 2016

Born 9 Oct. 1936; s of William Blessed and Hilda Blessed (née Wall); m 1st, Anne Bomann (marr. diss.); one d; 2nd, 1978, Hildegard Neil (née...

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