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HANDS, Charles Eustace (died 1937), war correspondent to the Daily Mail in Cuba with the US army, in South Africa during Transvaal War, and with the Russian forces in Manchuria

The Life and Times of Sara Baartman: The Hottentot Venus. Produced by Mail and Guardian Television (South Africa); written and directed by Zola Maseko. 1998; color; 52 minutes. Distributor: First Run/Icarus Films

MAXWELL, Arthur (1875 - 1935), Hon. Col of the London Regt since 1923; managing partner, Glyn, Mills & Co., bankers; Director, Union Bank of Australia, Ltd, Royal Mail Steam Packet Co., RMSP Meat Transports, Ltd, Nelson Steam Navigation Co., Ltd, H. & W. Nelson, Ltd, Elder Dempster & Co., Ltd, African Steamship Company, British & African Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, Oceanic Steam Navigation Co., Ltd, Coast Lines, Ltd, Imperial Direct Lines, Ltd, and Shaw Savill & Albion Co., Ltd

EVANS, Murland de Grasse (1874 - 1946), Major, late 5th London Brigade, RFA; Staff Lieut (1st class) 1915; Member of the International Commission for the purchase of supplies for the Allies, 1916–17; Member of the Royal Institution; Member of the Shipwright’s Company; Rector of Tittleshall with Godwick and Wellingham since 1940; one of HM’s Lieutenants for the City of London; Order of the Medjidieh, 2nd Class, of Takovo (Serbia), and of St Stanislas; sometime a member of the firm of Donald Currie and Co., Managers of the Union Castle Mail Steamship Company, Ltd; inaugurated the first All-British Steamship Service round Africa, 1910

Hooykaas PJJ, Hall MA, Libbenga KR, eds. 1999. Biochemistry and molecular biology of plant hormones. 541 pp.+xxii. Amsterdam: Elsevier. 415 guilders+VAT. Tsekos I, Moustakas M, eds. 1998. Progress in botanical research. 632 pp. London: Kluwer Academic Publishers. £177. Ainsworth CC. 1999. Sex determination in plants. 244 pp. Oxford: Bios Scientific Publishers. £65.00 (hardback). Laisk A, Oja V. 1998. Dynamics of leaf photosynthesis: rapid-response measurements and their interpretations. 160 pp. Collingwood Australia: CISRO Publishing. £39.95 (softback). Zimdahl RL. 1999. Fundamentals of weed science. 2nd edn. 556 pp. San Diego: Academic Press. US $59.95 (hardback). Arie Altman, ed. 1998. Agricultural biotechnology. 770 pp. New York, Basel, Hong Kong: Marcel Dekker. $195. Liese W. 1998. The anatomy of bamboo culms. INBAR Technical Report No. 18. 204 pp. Beijing: International Network for Bamboo And Rattan. US$25+$3 air mail, except: Bangladesh, Ghana, Honduras, Kenya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Tanzania, Vietnam $10 and Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Panama, Phillipines, Russia, South Africa and Thailand $14 (softback).


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Newspaper first published in Liverpool in April 1903 as the West African Mail. The paper was founded by Edmund Dene Morel (1873–1924). Born in Eastbourne, Sussex, Morel became a journalist ...

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