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Burnell, Richard Desborough (1917–1995), sculler and rowing correspondent

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 13 words.

See Bushnell, Bertram Harold Thomas [Bert]

Olympic title-holders in the Oxford DNB

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William Whitelaw (191899)

Edited by Nigel Rees.

in Brewer's Famous Quotations

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 221 words.

Harold Wilson is going around the country stirring up apathy.

Whitelaw was holder of the office of Deputy Prime Minister

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Holder, Geoffrey

Pamela Lee Gray.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 874 words.

dancer, painter, choreographer, actor, author, photographer, director, musician, and costume and set designer, was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad. He was one of four children of...

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Professor Sir Harold Bailey: An appreciation*

Ilya Gershevitch.

in Indo-Iranian Languages and Peoples

January 2003; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 6514 words.

This chapter details the life and career of Sir Harold Bailey. It also describes the contents of his library. Bailey joined the Ancient India and Iran Trust in order to secure a permanent...

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DeLavallade, Carmen

Robert W. Logan.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 822 words.

The illustrious career of Carmen DeLavallade began at the midpoint of the twentieth century and continued into the twenty-first century. In that time she graced the arenas of dance,...

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blue riband

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Traditionally held by the ocean liner making the fastest crossing of the Atlantic. It is said to have originated in the 1860s when shipping companies wanted to publicize the speed of their...

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Harold Maurice Abrahams

Overview page. Subjects: Sport and Leisure.

(1899–1978) An English athlete and athletics administrator, who both epitomized and challenged the prevailing ethos of amateurism. Born in Bedford, England, Abrahams was the youngest of...

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Choreographers

Diana L. Linden.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2053 words.

African American choreography cannot be reduced to or defined by a single “black” style; many dancers and choreographers question the meaning of such terms as “black dance” or “black...

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Tolan, Eddie

Adam R. Hornbuckle.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 932 words.

track and field athlete and Olympian, known as The Midnight Express, was born Thomas Edward Tolan in Denver, Colorado, the son of Edward Tolan and Alice (maiden name unknown). When Tolan...

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Baby Laurence

Constance Valis Hill.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 841 words.

jazz tap dancer, was born Laurence Donald Jackson in Baltimore, Maryland. His parents' names and occupations are unknown. He was a boy soprano at age twelve, singing with McKinney's...

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Reconstructing the Civilian/Combatant Divide: A Fresh Look at Targeting in Non-international Armed Conflict

Monika Hlavkova.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 12796 words.

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Part 3 The Post 9/11-Era (2001–), 57 US Extra-Territorial Actions Against Individuals: Bin Laden, Al Awlaki, and Abu Khattalah—2011 and 2014

David Kretzmer.

in The Use of Force in International Law

May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 23 pages. 14564 words.

This chapter discusses the targeted killing by the US of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan and of Anwar al Awlaki in Yemen, and the capture of Ahmed Abu Kattalah in Libya. It presents the facts...

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Channel Islands and Isle of Man

David Heywood Anderson.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 3099 words.

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Sovereign <i>pari passu</i> and the litigators of the lost cause

Joseph Cotterill.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

January 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 3861 words.

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Claire Finkelstein, Jens David Ohlin, and Andrew Altman (eds). Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical WorldRoland Otto. Targeted Killings and International LawWilliam H. Boothby. The Law of Targeting

Robin Geiß.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 4919 words.

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Universal Jurisdiction in Practice

Katherine Gallagher.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

November 2009; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 14329 words.

This article examines the efforts to hold high-level US officials accountable for their alleged role in the torture and other serious abuse of detainees under US control through the...

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The nature of corporate ownership in the USA: the trend towards the Market Oriented Blockholder Model

Aviv Pichhadze.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

January 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 14642 words.

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