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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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Allman, George James (1812–1898), naturalist

A. F. Pollard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History. 755 words.

Allman, George James (1812–1898), naturalist, was born in February 1812 in Cork, the eldest son of James Allman of Bandon, co. Cork. He was educated at the Belfast Academical Institution...

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Gardner, George (1812–1849), botanist

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany. 641 words.

Gardner, George (1812–1849), botanist, was born in Glasgow in May 1812. He studied medicine at Glasgow University and gained his MD in 1835. After graduation he decided to undertake...

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Murray, Andrew Dickson (1812–1878), naturalist

J. F. M. Clark.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History. 1567 words.

Murray, Andrew Dickson (1812–1878), naturalist, was born on 19 February 1812 in Edinburgh, the eldest son of William Murray (1793–1848) of Conland, Perthshire, and his wife, Mary Thomson (dnull...

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Dickie, George (bap. 1812, d. 1882), botanist

B. D. Jackson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany. 778 words.

Dickie, George (bap. 1812, d. 1882), botanist, was baptized at Old Machar, Aberdeen on 23 November 1812, the son of John Dickie, purser in the Royal Navy, and his wife, Isabella Fowler....

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Bateman, James (1812–1897), horticulturist and botanist

E. I. Carlyle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany; Agriculture and Farming. 601 words.

Bateman, James (1812–1897), horticulturist and botanist, was born on 18 July 1812 at Redivals, near Bury in Lancashire, the only child of John Bateman (1782–1858), banker, ironfounder, and...

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Kippist, Richard (1812–1882), librarian and botanist

Margot Walker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Botany. 363 words.

Kippist, Richard (1812–1882), librarian and botanist, was born on 11 June 1812 in Stoke Newington, Middlesex. Nothing is known of his parents or his early education, but it seems that he...

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Fortune, Robert (1812–1880), traveller and botanist

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Botany. 939 words.

Fortune, Robert (1812–1880), traveller and botanist, was born at Kelloe in the parish of Edrom, Berwickshire, on 16 September 1812, the son of Thomas Fortune, hedger, and his wife, Agnes, n...

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Meredith [née Twamley], Louisa Anne (1812–1895), writer and naturalist

Elizabeth Lawson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Literature. 853 words.

Meredith [née Twamley], Louisa Anne (1812–1895), writer and naturalist, was born on 20 July 1812 at 47 Newhall Street, Birmingham, the daughter of Thomas Twamley (1757–1834), miller and...

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Thwaites, George Henry Kendrick (1812–1882), botanist and entomologist

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Entomology; Botany. 944 words.

Thwaites, George Henry Kendrick (1812–1882), botanist and entomologist, was born at Bristol on 9 July 1812. Nothing is known of his childhood. He worked as an accountant, but devoted his...

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Gilbert, John (1812–1845), zoological collector and explorer in Australia

Clemency Thorne Fisher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History; Maps and Map-making; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 910 words.

Gilbert, John (1812–1845), zoological collector and explorer in Australia, was born on 14 March 1812 in Newington Butts, London, the son of William Gilbert (b. c.1793), a carpenter, and his...

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Edgeworth, Michael Pakenham (1812–1881), botanist and East India Company servant

B. D. Jackson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Botany. 615 words.

Edgeworth, Michael Pakenham (1812–1881), botanist and East India Company servant, was born on 24 May 1812 at Edgeworthstown, co. Longford, Ireland, the youngest in a family of two sons and...

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Ball, Mary (1812–1898), zoologist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 3 words.

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EVALUATION OF S1812 AND ORTHENE COMBINATIONS FOR HELIOTHINE MANAGEMENT, 1999

Jack T. Reed and C. S. Jackson.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

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Sowerby the second, George Brettingham (1812–1884), conchologist and artist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Invertebrates. 6 words.

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EVALUATION OF S1812 AND PYRETHROID COMBINATIONS FOR MANAGEMENT OF HELIOTHINE LARVAE ON COTTON, 1999

Jack T. Reed and C. S. Jackson.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

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EVALUATION OF S-1812 35WP AGAINST BOLLWORM/TOBACCO BUDWORM, 2000

R. Gable, K. Emfinger and B. R. Leonard.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2001; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

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HELIOTHINE CONTROL ON COTTON WITH S-1812, LEVERAGE, TRACER, AND CAPTURE, 2000

John D. Hopkins, Donald R. Johnson, Gus M. Lorenz and Jack D. Reaper.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2002; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

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Bateson, William (1861–1926), biologist

Robert Olby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 3611 words.

Bateson, William (1861–1926), biologist, was born on 8 August 1861 in St Hilda's Terrace, Ruswarp, near Whitby, Yorkshire, the second of six children of William Henry Bateson (1812–1881),...

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sulfite reductase

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 142 words.

1 sulfite reductase (NADPH) EC 1.8.1.2; systematic name: hydrogen sulfide:NADP+ oxidoreductase; the enzyme responsible for interconversion of hydrogen

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Interannual Variation in Timing of Parturition and Growth of Collared Pikas (Ochotona collaris) in the Southwest Yukon1

Renee J. Franken and David S. Hik.

in Integrative and Comparative Biology

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 5240 words.

The length of the snow-free season has a significant influence on reproduction and growth in northern alpine environments, and these life history traits may provide sensitive indicators of...

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