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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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Mohs's hardness scale

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 72 words.

A ten‐point scale for measuring the *hardness of *minerals, devised in 1812 by the German mineralogist Friedrich

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Mohs's hardness scale

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 72 words.

A ten‐point scale for measuring the *hardness of *minerals, devised in 1812 by the German mineralogist Friedrich

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Lengths at maturity and conversion factors for skates (Rajidae) around the British Isles, with an analysis of data in the literature

Sophy R. McCully, Finlay Scott and Jim R. Ellis.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 7366 words.

McCully, S. R., Scott, F., and Ellis, J. R. 2012. Lengths at maturity and conversion factors for skates (Rajidae) around the British Isles, with an analysis of data in the...

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Habituation to an acoustic harassment device (AHD) by killer whales depredating demersal longlines

Paul Tixier, Nicolas Gasco, Guy Duhamel and Christophe Guinet.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

June 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 6734 words.

Acoustic harassment devices (AHDs) have been increasingly implemented in various fisheries that suffer significant losses caused by odontocete depredation. However, the efficacy of AHDs to...

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Earthquakes in Political, Economic, and Cultural History

Andrew Robinson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science

P ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Natural Disasters (Environmental Science); Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science). 12635 words.

The immediate aftermath of a great urban earthquake is a dramatic and terrible event, comparable to a massive terrorist attack. Yet the shocking impact soon fades from the public mind and...

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