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Balloon Farm

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

A US-based studio group comprising unknown personnel, the Balloon Farm recorded two singles for Laurie Records in 1968. The first, ‘A Question Of Temperature’, was a psychedelic pop song...

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Balloon Farm

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 122 words.

A US-based studio group comprising unknown personnel, the Balloon Farm recorded two singles for Laurie Records in 1968. The first,

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Balloon Farm

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

A US-based studio group comprising unknown personnel, the Balloon Farm recorded two singles for Laurie Records in 1968. The first, ‘A Question Of Temperature’, was a psychedelic pop song...

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Nolen, Jerdine

Katherine M. Adams.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 162 words.

(1953–), African American educator and creator of imaginative picture books. Her first book, Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm (

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Jerdine Nolen

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1953–), African American educator and creator of imaginative picture books. Her first book, Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm (1994), was followed by Raising Dragons (1998) and Lauren McGill's...

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Farming and wildlife

David W. Macdonald, Eva M. Raebel and Ruth E. Feber.

in Wildlife Conservation on Farmland Volume 1

July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 13238 words.

This chapter offers a perspective on the biodiversity crisis and agriculture’s part in it, before focusing on lowland farms in England, to reveal insights and seek solutions. The text takes...

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Municipal Housing in America

Margaret Garb.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Labour History; US History since 1945; Urban History; US History 1900 - 1945. 11844 words.

Housing in America has long stood as a symbol of the nation’s political values and a measure of its economic health. In the 18th century, a farmhouse represented Thomas Jefferson’s ideal of...

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Architecture

Donna M. DeBlasio.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1391 words.

There are two distinct topics in African American architecture: the places in which African Americans lived and the places built or designed by African Americans. The two might or might...

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Part II Description of Interests, 7 Financing Devices Involving the Transfer or Retention of Title

Hugh Beale, Michael Bridge, Louise Gullifer and Eva Lomnicka.

in The Law of Security and Title-Based Financing

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 73 pages. 50008 words.

This chapter discusses financing devices that, although performing an equivalent function to security interests, are not generally considered ‘security’ under English law. These devices...

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4 The Application of New York Law to Contracts

David W. Rivkin, Mark W. Friedman and William H. Taft.

in International Commercial Arbitration in New York

June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 28 pages. 14230 words.

This chapter provides a brief overview of some basic principles of New York law that are relevant to the interpretation and enforcement of contracts. New York contract law is derived from...

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Bankruptcy-remote transactions and bankruptcy law—a comparative approach (part 2): can parties validly waive bankruptcy proceedings?

David Ramos Muñoz.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

July 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 16230 words.

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Arbitral Jurisdiction and the Dimensions of ‘Consent’

in Arbitration International

June 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. 48137 words.

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Part 1 Delimitation of the Problem, One Human Rights in Comprehensive Context

Myres S. McDougal, Harold D. Lasswell and Lung-chu Chen.

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 91 pages. 43518 words.

This chapter describes a comprehensive set of goal values for postulation, clarification, and implementation of human rights in the largest community of humankind, first by discussing the...

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