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Barker, Matthew Henry [pseud. the Old Sailor] (1790–1846), sailor and writer

A. H. Bullen.

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; Literary Studies (Travel Literature). 484 words.

Barker, Matthew Henry [pseud. the Old Sailor] (1790–1846), sailor and writer, was born at Deptford, London, where his father had attained some distinction as a dissenting minister. At...

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Buchanan, Robert (1813–1866)

W. E. A. Axon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

January 1886 .

Reference Entry. 559 words.

Buchanan, Robert(1813–1866), socialist, was born at Ayr in 1813. He was successively a schoolmaster, a lecturer advocating the socialistic views of Robert Owen, and a...

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Errata-Volume 80, Number 5, 1998-Reviewers, 1 November 1996 to 30 June 1998

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 1999; p ublished online May 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 0 words.

The list of reviewers for the period 1 November 1996 to 30 June 1998 given on pages 1227–28 of volume 80, Number 5 was incorrect. Below is a complete list of reviewers for the Journal durin...

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Some operas of the past ten years (1998–2008)

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

Since this book was originally published in 1998, there has been a spate of new operas, especially, but not exclusively, in the United States. A significant—and puzzling—change has taken...

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Part II Description of Interests, 5 Possessory Security

Hugh Beale, Michael Bridge, Louise Gullifer and Eva Lomnicka.

in The Law of Security and Title-Based Financing

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 44 pages. 30929 words.

This chapter explores the nature of pledge. It is a common law security interest created by delivery of tangible property to the pledgee as security for the payment of a debt or performance...

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Part V Enforcement, 20 Enforcement of Security in Insolvency

Hugh Beale, Michael Bridge, Louise Gullifer and Eva Lomnicka.

in The Law of Security and Title-Based Financing

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 54 pages. 35224 words.

This chapter discusses the enforcement of security once formal insolvency proceedings have supervened. It deals primarily with liquidation, administration, and receivership but takes in...

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Open for Business? China’s Telecommunications Service Market and the WTO

Tania Voon and Andrew Mitchell.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 26891 words.

China joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001 after almost 15 years of negotiations, making extensive commitments to open its markets to foreign investment and liberalize trade in...

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Part II History, 3 Evolution

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 42 pages. 25391 words.

This chapter focuses on how the mould of the Chancery procedure needed to be broken, despite its basic principles of performance and protection being sound. Legislative intervention and a...

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