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George MacDonald Fraser

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1925– ),

British novelist, born in Carlisle, educated at Carlisle Grammar School and Glasgow Academy. He began working as a newspaper reporter in 1949 and was deputy editor of the...

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Fraser, George MacDonald

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing. 238 words.

OBE 1999

Born 2 April 1925; s of late William Fraser, MB, ChB and Anne Struth Donaldson; m 1949, Kathleen Margarette, d of late George Hetherington, Carlisle; two s o...

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George MacDonald Fraser

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1925– ),

British novelist, born in Carlisle, educated at Carlisle Grammar School and Glasgow Academy. He began working as a newspaper reporter in 1949 and was deputy editor of the...

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Fraser, George MacDonald (1925–2008)

Christopher Riches and Michael Cox.

in A Dictionary of Writers and their Works

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 209 words.

Flashman (1969) Fiction

Royal Flash (1971) Fiction

The Steel Bonnets (1971) Non-Fiction

Flash for Freedom...

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Fraser, George MacDonald

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 6 words.

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Fraser, George MacDonald (1925–2008)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 129 words.

Novelist and screenwriter, born in Carlisle; after joining the army in 1943, he served in Burma, the subject of his memoir, ...

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Fraser, George MacDonald (1925–2008)

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 200 words.

born in Carlisle, educated at Carlisle Grammar School and Glasgow Academy; he joined the army in 1943, served in North Africa and Burma (about which he wrote an admired memoir, ...

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Fraser, George MacDonald (1925– )

Jenny Stringer.

in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 172 words.

(1925– ),

British novelist, born in Carlisle, educated at Carlisle Grammar School and Glasgow Academy. He began working

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Fraser, George MacDonald (1925–2008)

Michael Cox and Christopher Riches.

in A Dictionary of Writers and their Works

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 162 words.

Flashman (1969) Fiction Royal Flash (1971) Fiction The Steel Bonnets (1971) Non-Fiction Flash for

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Flashman

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 18 words.

Bully in *Tom Brown’s Schooldays by Thomas *Hughes, and in novels by George MacDonald Fraser.

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weave

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 32 words.

bob and weave: see bob.

get weaving set briskly to work; begin action. British informal 1992 George MacDonald Fraser

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Fraser, Simon William Hetherington

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 82 words.

Born 2 April 1951; s of late George MacDonald Fraser, OBE, author and Kathleen Margarette (née Hetherington); m 1st, 1979, Sheena Janet...

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Principal Office Holders by Country

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

Australia

Prime Minister

July 1945 Joseph Chifley Australian Labor

Dec. 1949 Robert Menzies Liberal

Jan. 1966 Harold Holt Liberal

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The Enforcement of International Commercial Arbitration Agreements in Canada

Cecil O. D. Branson.

in Arbitration International

March 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 17032 words.

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Part II Description of Interests, 5 Possessory Security

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

in The Law of Security and Title-Based Financing

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 44 pages. 30929 words.

This chapter explores the nature of pledge. It is a common law security interest created by delivery of tangible property to the pledgee as security for the payment of a debt or performance...

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Sources for the History of Arbitration: A Bibliographical Introduction

Derek Roebuck.

in Arbitration International

September 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 46349 words.

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Part 1 Delimitation of the Problem, Four The Global Constitutive Process of Authoritative Decision

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

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 204 pages. 92117 words.

This chapter examines the emergence and continuing development of a global constitutive process of authoritative decision and its significance for the protection of human rights. It first...

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Part 2 The Clarification of General Community Policies, Five The Basic Policies of a Comprehensive Public Order of Human Dignity

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

in Human Rights and World Public Order

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 82 pages. 33318 words.

This chapter proposes a comprehensive public order of human dignity and the basic policies that ought to accompany it. It first considers an observational standpoint that must be...

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