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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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Doria Principe, Palazzo

Penelope Hobhouse.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 120 words.

Genoa, Liguria, Italy. The palace was built for the Genoese Admiral Andrea Doria (1468–1560), founder of the Republic

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Farrand, Beatrix (1872–1959)

John Baines.

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 369 words.

(1872–1959), American landscape gardener and founder member of the American Society of Landscape Architects (1899).

Her

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Plečnik, Joze

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 189 words.

(Josip, Josef) (1872–1957), Slovene architect, founder of the Ljubljana School of Architecture. His work was influenced by Otto

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Olmsted, Frederick Law (1822–1903)

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 741 words.

(1822–1903), landscape architect and principal founder of the profession of landscape architecture in the United States.

Prior to

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Eleutherian Mills

in The Oxford Companion to the Garden

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden. 256 words.

Wilmington, Delaware, USA, the 1803 Georgian-style mansion of gunpowder manufacturer Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, founder of the DuPont Company,

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Eleutherian Mills

Overview page. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

Wilmington, Delaware, USA, the 1803 Georgian-style mansion of gunpowder manufacturer Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, founder of the DuPont Company, is a part of the 93-hectare/230-acre Hagley...

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Manor House, The (Upton Grey)

Overview page. Subjects: Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

Near Basingstoke, Hampshire, England, an Arts and Crafts house designed, on the basis of a Tudor house, by Ernest Newton (1856–1922) for Charles Holme, the founder of the very influential...

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John Lindley

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(1799–1865), the son of a Norwich nurseryman, who worked for the Horticultural Society of London (later Royal Horticultural Society) for over 40 years as administrator, botanist, shows...

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