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DRUCKER, Peter (Ferdinand) (1909 - 2005), writer and consultant; Clarke Professor of Social Science and Management, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, Calif, 1971–2002

JONES, Derek John Claremont (1927 - 2008), Senior Fellow, Trade Policy Research Centre, 1986–90

HICK, John Harwood (1922 - 2012), Danforth Professor, 1979–92, and Director of Blaisdell Programs in World Religions and Cultures, 1983–92, Claremont Graduate School, California, then Professor Emeritus, Claremont Graduate University

Dutton, Emily Courtier- [known as Mrs Charles L. Carson; performing name Kittie Claremont] (1862?-1919), theatrical philanthropist

McCLELLAND, Henry Simpson (1882 - 1961), Minister of Trinity Church, Claremont St, Glasgow, 1915–56; Writer, Broadcaster

MacGREGOR, Malcolm Evan (1889 - 1933), Director, Wellcome Entomological Field Laboratory, Claremont, Esher, Surrey (Wellcome Research Institution)

ALLISON, Richard Sydney (1899 - 1978), Hon. Archivist and Consulting Neurologist (retired) to Royal Victoria and Claremont Street Hospitals, Belfast

OLIVER, Leslie Claremont (1909 - 1990), Consulting Neurosurgeon: Charing Cross Hospital; Westminster Hospital; West London Hospital; Royal Northern Hospital; Founder, Neurosurgical Centre, Oldchurch Hospital, Romford

Martin Schiesl, Mark Morrall Dodge, editors. City of Promise: Race and Historical Change in Los Angeles. Claremont, Calif.: Regina Books. 2006. Pp. 228. $18.95

PHILLIPS, Dewi Zephaniah (1934 - 2006), Rush Rhees Research Professor, University of Wales, Swansea, 1996–2001, then Emeritus; Danforth Professor of the Philosophy of Religion, Claremont Graduate School, California, since 1992

STEWART, Howard Hilton (1900 - 1961), Senior neurologist, Claremont St Hospital, Belfast; Neurologist, Royal Victoria Hosp.; Belfast City Hosp.; Consulting Physician, Ulster Hosp. for Children and Women, Belfast

Migrants West: Toward the Southern California Frontier. By Ronald C. Woolsey. (Claremont, Calif.: Grizzly Bear, 1996. xviii, 221 pp. $24.95, ISBN 0-88159-114-X.) and Sierra Crossing: First Roads to California. By Thomas Frederick Howard. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. x, 218 pp. $28.00, ISBN 0-520-20670-3.)

America's Australia, Australia's America: A Guide to Issues and References. By Joseph M. Siracusa and Yeong-Han Cheong. (Claremont: Regina, 1997. xii, 147 pp. Cloth, $21.95, ISBN 0-941690-73-3. Paper, $12.95, ISBN 0-941690-74-1)


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Esher, Surrey, England, was bought by the architect Sir John Vanbrugh c.1710, ‘the situation being singularly Romantick’ as he recorded at the time. In 1714 he sold it to Sir ...

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