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Agricultural Transformations in Sugarcane and Labor in Brazil

Thomas D. Rogers.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Labour History; History of Science and Technology. 10178 words.

The Portuguese took sugarcane from their Atlantic island holdings to Brazil in the first decades of the 16th century, using their model of extensive agriculture and coerced labor to turn...

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BEZOS, Jeffrey Preston (<i>born</i> 1964), Founder, and Chairman, since 1994, Chief Executive Officer, since 1996, Amazon.com Inc., internet retailer, since 1994; founder, Blue Origin, Seattle, 2000

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Labour History; Distribution; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 88 words.

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BONELLI, Pierre Sauveur Ernest (1939 - 2004), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bull Group, since 2001

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Labour History; Services; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology. 120 words.

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BUCKLAND, Nicholas Brian (<i>born</i> 1951), Chair: Glider Yachts, since 2014; CSW Group, since 2015; Peninsula Community Health Community Interest Company, since 2015

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Labour History; Services; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 225 words.

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BUTLER-ADAMS, William David (<i>born</i> 1974), Managing Director, Brompton Bicycle Ltd, since 2008

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Labour History; Services. 163 words.

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di MONTEZEMOLO, Luca Cordero (<i>born</i> 1947), Chairman, Alitalia, since 2015

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Labour History; Services. 192 words.

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MACDONALD, Patrick James (<i>born</i> 1962), Chairman, Reconomy, since 2011 (Chief Executive, 2009–11); Partner, School for CEOs, since 2011

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Labour History; Distribution. 133 words.

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McCARTHY, Shaun Patrick (<i>born</i> 1957), Owner and Director, Action Sustainability, since 2006

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Ecology and Conservation; Labour History; Services. 141 words.

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Oil and Environment in Mexico

Myrna Santiago.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Environmental History; International History; History of Science and Technology; Labour History. 10366 words.

Before there was Mexico, there was oil. Millennia of organic matter that collapsed and liquefied into fossil fuel rested deep underground and underwater along the half-moon territorial...

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PANKHURST, Julie Kathryn (<i>born</i> 1967), Co-founder, Friendsreunited, 2000–05

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Labour History; Services. 83 words.

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