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ABEND, Hallett (1884 - 1955), book and magazine writer and lecturer on international affairs

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Literature. 208 words.

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ABERCROMBIE, Nigel James (1908 - 1986), free-lance writer

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Literature. 195 words.

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ABRAHAMS, Gerald (1907 - 1980), barrister, author, occasional lecturer

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Literature. 269 words.

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ABSE, Dannie (1923 - 2014), Specialist in charge of chest clinic, Central Medical Establishment, London, 1954–89; writer

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Physiology. 385 words.

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ACHARD, Marcel (1899 - 1974), Commandeur de la Légion d’Honneur; dramatic author; Member of the French Academy since 1959

in Who Was Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Literature. 170 words.

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ACHEBE, Chinua (1930 - 2013), author; Professor Emeritus, University of Nigeria, since 1984; Charles P. Stevenson Professor of Languages and Literature, Bard College, Annandale, 1990–2009; David and Marianna Fisher University Professor and Professor of Africana Studies, Brown University, since 2009

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 449 words.

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ACKROYD, Peter (<i>born</i> 1949), writer; Chief Book Reviewer, The Times, 1986–2010

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literature. 331 words.

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ACRES, Douglas Ian (1924 - 2001), DL; Vice President, Magistrates’ Association, since 1988 (Chairman of Council, 1984–87)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; Intellectual History; Literature; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Physiology. 379 words.

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ADAIR, John Eric (<i>born</i> 1934), author and teacher of leadership

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Literature. 462 words.

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