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The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Macleay, Alexander (1767–1848)

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 102 words.

(1767–1848), Australian colonial politician who arrived in Sydney in 1826 to become New South Wales Colonial Secretary.

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Lussich Arboretum

Marta Iris Montero.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 230 words.

near Punta del Este, Uruguay, was created by Antonio Lussich (1848—1928), a poet and businessman who made a

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Lussich Arboretum

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Near Punta del Este, Uruguay, was created by Antonio Lussich (1848—1928), a poet and businessman who made a fortune from his shipwreck rescue company. In 1896 Lussich bought 1,500...

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Philipp Franz von Siebold

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(1796–1866), German doctor and plant collector. Siebold was physician to the Dutch East India Company in 1826 stationed at Deshima, the tiny walled island in Nagasaki Harbour, Japan....

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Richard Turner

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(1798–1881), Irish engineer who, working for the Hammersmith Ironworks of Dublin, designed remarkable glasshouses which influenced their design throughout the British Isles. His use of thin...

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Alexander Macleay

Overview page. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History — Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

(1767–1848)

was a colonial official who fostered the development of science in the colony. He arrived in NSW in 1826 as colonial secretary and was appointed to the Executive...

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