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B.A. Breen

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1938– ),

born St Arnaud, Victoria, is a teacher in the Victorian Education Department. He has published two books of verse, Behind My Eyes (1968), inter im (1973, a tiny pamphlet)...

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‘A haven of safety’: refugees and the Manchester Women's Lodge of B’nai Brith

Bill Williams.

in Jews and Other Foreigners

September 2011; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 4651 words.

A revival of interest in refugees within the Manchester B'nai Brith Women's Lodge, following the collapse of its Hospitality Committee in 1935, was apparently sparked off by the same chain...

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Bowker, Agnes (b. 1541/2), servant and alleged mother of a cat

David Cressy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History; Medicine and Health. 692 words.

Bowker, Agnes (b. 1541/2), servant and alleged mother of a cat, was the daughter of Henry Bowker, a yeoman or butcher of Market Harborough, Leicestershire, and suffered from fits of 'the...

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‘I Had seen a Lot of Englands’: J. B. Priestley, Englishness and the People

John Baxendale.

in History Workshop Journal

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

Recent discussions of English identity have focused on rural, traditionalist images of ‘Deep England’ centred on the south-east. From the early 1930s, in novels and non-fiction works such...

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Alexander B. Bay, <i>Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease</i>

Hoi-eun Kim.

in Social History of Medicine

February 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 914 words.

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Thomas Sullivan, O.S.B., <i>Parisian Licentiates in Theology, A.D. 1373–1500. A Biographical Register</i>, ii

Thierry Kouamé.

in History of Universities

March 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 1114 words.

This chapter focuses on Thomas Sullivan who was one of the finest specialists of the prosopography of the University of Paris in the Middle Ages. He was author of a biographical dictionary...

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<i>A Living Wage: American Workers and the Making of Consumer Society.</i> By Lawrence B- Glickman (Ithaca & London: Cornell University Press, 1997. xvi plus 220pp.)

Richard Oestreicher.

in Journal of Social History

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

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<i>Buying Power: A History of Consumer Activism in America</i>. By Lawrence B. Glickman (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. xix plus 403 pp)

Matthew Hilton.

in Journal of Social History

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

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<i>Plantation Jamaica 1750–1850: Capital and Control in a Colonial Economy.</i> By B. W. Higman (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2005. xiv plus 386 pp.)

Douglas Hamilton.

in Journal of Social History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

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A. D. Cliff, M. R. Smallman-Raynor, P. Haggett, D. F. Stroup and S. B. Thacker, <i>Emergence and Re-Emergence: Infectious Disease: A Geographical Analysis</i>

Michael Bresalier.

in Social History of Medicine

December 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 788 words.

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<i>Montpellier Jamaica. A Plantation Community in Slavery and Freedom 1739–1912</i>. By B. W. Higman (Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago: The University Press of the West Indies, 1998. xv plus 384pp. $35.00)

Gwendolyn Midlo Hall.

in Journal of Social History

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

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