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The American Antinuclear Movement

Paul Rubinson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Diplomatic History; US Cultural History; History of Science and Technology; Environmental History. 13401 words.

Spanning countries across the globe, the antinuclear movement was the combined effort of millions of people to challenge the superpowers’ reliance on nuclear weapons during the Cold War....

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American Foreign Policy and the Space Race

Teasel Muir-Harmony.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online February 2017 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Diplomatic History; History of Science and Technology. 9071 words.

The Soviet Union’s successful launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik 1 on October 4, 1957, captured global attention and achieved the initial victory in what would soon become...

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Atoms for Peace in Latin America

Gisela Mateos and Edna Suárez-Díaz.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945); Diplomatic History; History of Science and Technology. 7757 words.

On December 8, 1953, in the midst of increasing nuclear weapons testing and geopolitical polarization, United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower launched the Atoms for Peace initiative....

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ATTYGALLE, Don Sepala (1921 - 2001), Chairman and Managing Director, Air Lanka Ltd, 1993–95; High Commissioner for Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in London, 1990–93

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 97 words.

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BARZUN, Matthew Winthrop (<i>born</i> 1970), Ambassador of the United States of America to the Court of St James’s, since 2013

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 111 words.

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CASTRO, Alicia Amalia (<i>born</i> 1949), Ambassador of Argentina to the Court of St James’s, since 2012; Permanent Representative to International Maritime Organization, since 2012

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations; Political History. 174 words.

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CECIL, Desmond Hugh (<i>born</i> 1941), international political and funding adviser, charity trustee; Expert Chair, AREVA UK, since 2012 (UK Representative, AREVA, then Senior Vice-President, AREVA UK, 2006–12)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Business History; Business and Management; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations; Musicology and Music History; Music; Performing Arts. 371 words.

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DICKSON, Spencer Stuart (1873 - 1951)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 213 words.

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EVANS, (Thomas) Alun (<i>born</i> 1937), HM Diplomatic Service, retired

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 169 words.

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FELL, William Varley (<i>born</i> 1948), International Affairs Adviser, Cathay Pacific Airways, since 2009; Adviser, Aegis Defence Services Ltd, since 2009

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 143 words.

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