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BRABHAM, John Arthur (1926 - 2014), retired, 1970, as professional racing driver; Director, Engine Developments Ltd, 1964–2002

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 330 words.

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CROWTHER, John Anthony (<i>born</i> 1951), Chief Executive, Vickers Defence Systems, 1994–96; Chief Executive, 1997–2006, Consultant, 2006–11, Lawn Tennis Association

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 169 words.

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DUCKWORTH, Cecil (<i>born</i> 1937), Chairman, Worcester Warriors Rugby Club, since 1993

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 89 words.

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Economics of Low Carbon Agriculture

Dominic Moran and Jorie Knook.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Sociology; Sustainability; Agriculture and Farming; Environmental Economics. 8703 words.

Climate change is already having a significant impact on agriculture through greater weather variability and the increasing frequency of extreme events. International policy is rightly...

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GIBBENS, Barnaby John (1935 - 2012), Chairman, Skin Treatment and Research Trust, 1991–2000

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 187 words.

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Hamilton, Douglas Douglas- (1903 - 1973), DL; Hereditary Keeper of Palace of Holyroodhouse; Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1953, 1954, 1955 and 1958; Lord Steward of HM Household, 1940–64; Chancellor St Andrews University since 1948; President, Air League of the British Empire

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 256 words.

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Indigenous Polynesian Agriculture in Hawaiʻi

Noa Kekuewa Lincoln and Peter Vitousek.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Environmental History; Sociology; Agriculture and Farming. 17207 words.

Agriculture in Hawaiʻi was developed in response to the high spatial heterogeneity of climate and landscape of the archipelago, resulting in a broad range of agricultural strategies. Over...

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KNOWLES, Durward (Randolph) (<i>born</i> 1917), President, Caribbean Towing Company, since 1982

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 127 words.

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Mackenzie, John Ruaridh Grant (<i>born</i> 1948), explosives engineer

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Political History; Politics; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 131 words.

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RICHARDS, David Pender (<i>born</i> 1952), Chairman: Prodrive, since 1984; Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd, 2007–14

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 84 words.

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