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Norman Messenger

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1934–), English illustrator born and educated in Liverpool, and founding member of the Association of Illustrators in Britain. Like many children's book illustrators, Messenger has a...

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Norman Messenger

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1934–), English illustrator born and educated in Liverpool, and founding member of the Association of Illustrators in Britain. Like many children's book illustrators, Messenger has a...

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Messenger, Norman

Sharon Reid.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 272 words.

(1934–), English illustrator born and educated in Liverpool, and founding member of the Association of Illustrators in Britain.

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archangel

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Biblical Studies.

An angel of greater than ordinary rank; (in traditional Christian angelology) a being of the eighth-highest order of the ninefold celestial hierarchy. The name is recorded from Middle...

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Ohno [Ono], Shunzo

Yozo Iwanami.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 352 words.

(b Gifu, Japan, March 22, 1949). Japanese trumpeter. After moving to Tokyo he worked with the alto saxophonist Keiichiro Ebihara and his Lobsters (from 1968), Takeshi Inomata’s group...

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Garnett, Carlos

David G. Such.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 294 words.

(b Red Tank, Panama Canal Zone, Dec 1, 1938). American tenor saxophonist. During his childhood he absorbed the traditional and popular music of Panama, and as a teenager performed...

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Moreira, Bernardo

José Duarte.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 286 words.

(b Lisbon, July 23, 1965). Portuguese double bass player, brother of Pedro Moreira. He began to play at the age of six and later studied with Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Rufus...

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Randolph, Asa Philip (1889 - 1979), Civil Rights Activist, Labor Organizer / Leader

William J. Cobb.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1832 words.

labor organizer, editor, and activist, was born Asa Philip Randolph in Crescent City, Florida, to Elizabeth Robinson and James Randolph, an African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church...

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Wright, Charles S.

Kofi Natambu.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 967 words.

novelist and journalist, was born Charles Stevenson Wright in New Franklin, Missouri, the only child of Stevenson Wright, a laborer, and Dorothy Hughes, a homemaker. By the time he was...

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Domingo, Wilfred Adolphus

J. A. Zumoff.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 844 words.

socialist, journalist, and Jamaican nationalist, was born in Kingston, Jamaica. He was orphaned at an early age and raised by his uncle, Adolphus Grant, and was trained as a tailor. In...

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Socialist Party.

Charles Rosenberg.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1462 words.

The Socialist Party of America (SPA) was formally constituted in 1901 by a merger of the Social Democratic Party and a wing of the Socialist Labor Party. It was founded at the beginning...

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Allen, James Latimer

Camara Dia Holloway.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1011 words.

photographer, was born in New York City to Virginia Allen, a dressmaker who migrated from the British Virgin Islands in 1900, and an unidentified father. James attended Dewitt Clinton...

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Roberts, Needham

Clare J. Washington.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 888 words.

soldier, was born in Trenton, New Jersey, to Norman Roberts, a janitor and preacher, and Emma. Roberts, who spelled his name both Neadom and Needham, grew up in segregated Trenton and...

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Bartz, Gary Lee

Vivian Njeri Fisher.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1189 words.

musician and composer, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to Floyd Bartz, a railroad employee and club owner, and Elizabeth E. Bartz, a club owner. Bartz grew up in West Baltimore during...

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Good Faith and Due Process: Lessons from the Shari’ah

Nudrat Majeed.

in Arbitration International

March 2004; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 8360 words.

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Duress, International Criminal Law and Literature

Illan Rua Wall.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 9471 words.

This paper uses parallels between Sophocles’ Theban Plays and the House of Lords decision in Dudley and Stephens, to question the decision in the Erdemović case before the International...

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Arbitration and Mediation in Art-Related Disputes

Quentin Bryne-Sutton.

in Arbitration International

December 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 4591 words.

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Child Soldiers and the Parameters of International Criminal Law

Nina H. B. Jørgensen.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 13636 words.

The law on the enlistment, conscription or use of children under the age of 15 to participate actively in hostilities has been addressed in the jurisprudence of the Special Court for Sierra...

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Italy

Alida Cagidemetrio.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1996 words.

Of the nations of Europe, Italy—a peninsula that juts south into the Mediterranean Sea—is one of the closest to Africa. From African students in ancient Rome to the growth of...

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A letter from the Haudenosaunee Confederacy to King George V: writing and reading jurisdictions in international legal history

Genevieve Renard Painter.

in London Review of International Law

March 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 17032 words.

Abstract

Debates about contextualism as historical method pay glancing attention to language, archives, and the material. In contextualising a letter from four...

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