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Friendly Enemies

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1918),

a comedy drama by Samuel Shipman and Aaron Hoffman. [Hudson Theatre, 440 perf.] Henry Block (Sam Bernard) and Karl Pfeifer (Louis Mann) are German‐born Americans who have...

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Friendly Enemies

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1918),

a comedy drama by Samuel Shipman and Aaron Hoffman. [Hudson Theatre, 440 perf.] Henry Block (Sam Bernard) and Karl Pfeifer (Louis Mann) are German‐born Americans who have...

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Friendly Enemies (1918)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 200 words.

a comedy drama by Samuel Shipman and Aaron Hoffman. [Hudson Theatre, 440 perf.] Henry Block (Sam Bernard)

Friendly Enemies: Britain and the GDR, 1949–1990

Matthew Stibbe.

in German History

September 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History. 1544 words.

Stefan Berger and Norman LaPorte. Friendly Enemies: Britain and the GDR, 1949–1990.

Joachim Scholtyseck.

in The American Historical Review

October 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 702 words.

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nuclear strike warning

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 13 words.

a warning of impending friendly or suspected enemy nuclear attack.

aggressor force

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 36 words.

1 a friendly military force using enemy uniforms, equipment, and doctrine for the purpose of opposing friendly troops in training

target combat air patrol

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 33 words.

a patrol of fighters maintained over an enemy target area to destroy enemy aircraft and to cover friendly shipping in

air cavalry

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 18 words.

heliborne combat maneuver force trained to locate the enemy and delay their attack on friendly forces.

air front

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 18 words.

in air operations, the approximate line along which contact between friendly and enemy aircraft is expected.

infiltration

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 98 words.

n.

1 the movement through or into an area or territory occupied by either friendly or enemy troops or organizations.

unit strength

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 26 words.

as applied to a friendly or enemy unit, the number of personnel, amount of supplies, armament equipment and vehicles, and

barrage, box

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 23 words.

a curtain of artillery fire laid down in the shape of a box to impede enemy movements and protect friendly

barrier minefield

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 29 words.

a minefield laid to protect a friendly position by blocking an enemy attack or forcing the attacker into certain areas

electronic countermeasures

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 20 words.

actions taken to deny or degrade the enemy's ability to effectively use the electromagnetic spectrum against friendly forces.

rolling barrage

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 38 words.

an artillery barrage fired in front of advancing friendly troops and periodically moved closer to the enemy on a precisely-timed

Edgar Allan Poe and His Enemies

Sandra Tomc.

in The Oxford Handbook of Edgar Allan Poe

February 2019; p ublished online August 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (19th Century); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 9540 words.

This chapter looks at the dozens of enemies Poe acquired in the course of his career. Instead of understanding these enemies as a phenomenon peculiar to Poe and his individual psychological...

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Louis Mann

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1865–1931), character actor. The native New Yorker made his debut in German-language theatricals while still a child, then withdrew from the stage to complete his education. Mann later...

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“Devilish Enemies of Religion” in King Philip's War

Adrian Chastain Weimer.

in Martyrs' Mirror

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 11739 words.

Chapter 6 asks how, in the context of King Philip's (or Metacom's) War, martyrdom rhetoric contributed to the reformulation of colonial and Native American identities. Colonists saw...

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Pay [Paye], Henry [called Arripay] (fl. 1402–1414), shipmaster

Susan Rose.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; World History; Travel and Holiday. 681 words.

Pay [Paye], Henry [called Arripay] (fl. 1402–1414), shipmaster, of Poole, Dorset, acquired a considerable reputation in the early fifteenth century because of his exploits in the seas off...

The Shield in a Limited War

David Millie.

in Team 19 in Vietnam

September 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 5963 words.

The chapter follows on from the Khe Sanh experience, which caused the military leadership on each side of the conflict to review their respective situations and to decide on some conceptual...

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