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Pink Fairies

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The name ‘Pink Fairies’ was initially applied to a fluid group of musicians later known as Shagrat. The original Tolkien-inspired appellation was resurrected in 1970 when one of their...

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Pink Fairies

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 424 words.

The name ‘Pink Fairies’ was initially applied to a fluid group of musicians later known as Shagrat. The original Tolkien-inspired

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Pink Fairies

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The name ‘Pink Fairies’ was initially applied to a fluid group of musicians later known as Shagrat. The original Tolkien-inspired appellation was resurrected in 1970 when one of their...

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Branchiopoda

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

; phylum Arthropoda, subphylum Crustacea)

Diverse class of small, mainly freshwater, filter-feeding crustaceans, all characterized by flattened, leaf-like trunk appendages in which...

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<i>Black Crook, The</i>

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 102 words.

An 1866 melodramatic musical spectacle by Charles M. Barras (libretto) that is generally considered the first American musical. The fantastic plot, loosely derived from the Faust legend,...

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Blue Bird

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: Maurice Maeterlinck Pf: 1908, Moscow; 1911, Paris Pb: 1909 Tr:null...

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cluricaune

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

English names for the household sprite known in Irish as clúracán, clúrachán, clutharachán. The cluricaune is one of three kinds of solitary fairy in Ireland, the other two being the...

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Morphological diversity of the bony labyrinth (inner ear) in extant Xenarthrans and its relation to phylogeny

Guillaume Billet, Lionel Hautier and Renaud Lebrun.

in Journal of Mammalogy

August 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 10307 words.

We present a survey of the morphological diversity of the bony labyrinth of the inner ear in Xenarthra, including the fossil ground sloth Megatherium. Using a combination of traditional and...

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Boris Eifman

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

(b Rubtsovsk, 22 Jul. 1946)

Soviet dancer, choreographer, and director. He studied at Kishinev Ballet School, graduating in 1964, then at the choreographic faculty of Leningrad...

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Remembering Complexity? Memorials for Nazi Victims in Berlin

Christiane Wilke.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law. 9962 words.

How do memorials shape who we think we are? And how are our identities involved when we debate, create and interact with memorials? This article engages in a conversation with scholarship...

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Some notable British and American advertising slogans

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing.

Slogans promoting products and services

Access takes the waiting out of wanting

Access credit card, UK,null...

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