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Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

The condition of a sailing vessel which is obliged, because of heavy weather, to heave to under bare poles with its helm a-lee in order to ride out the storm.

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Cautious Visionary: Cordell Hull and Trade Reform, 1933–1937. By Michael A. Butler. (Kent: Kent State University Press, 1998. xii, 240 pp. $39.00, ISBN 0-87338-596-9.)

Thomas W. Zeiler.

in Journal of American History

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 0 words.

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Kingston upon Hull

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 73 words.

Yorkshire port at the junction of the river Hull with the Humber, usually called just ‘Hull’. It originated as a

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Kingston upon Hull

David M. Palliser.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 134 words.

Yorkshire port at the junction of the river Hull with the Humber, usually called just ‘Hull’. It originated as a

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Kingston upon Hull

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 135 words.

Yorkshire port at the junction of the river Hull with the Humber, usually called just ‘Hull’. It originated as a

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Wilberforce, William

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 137 words.

(1759–1833).

Evangelical philanthropist and anti‐slavery campaigner. Born in Hull, the son of a merchant, and educated at Cambridge, he was MP for Hull (...

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Beverley

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 88 words.

Yorkshire town, in the Hull valley. John, bishop of York, founded or restored a monastery there; he was later canonized

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Pole, Michael de la (c. 1330–89)

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 98 words.

(c. 1330–89).

Son of William de la Pole (d. 1366), merchant of Hull and a major

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Pole, Michael de la

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 102 words.

(c. 1330–89).

Son of William de la Pole (d. 1366), merchant of Hull and a major financier of ...

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Beverley

David M. Palliser.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 205 words.

Yorkshire town, in the marshlands of the Hull valley. John, bishop of York, founded or restored a monastery there, where

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Bradford

J. A. Cannon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 311 words.

In medieval times, *York and *Hull were the chief Yorkshire towns. Though Bradford received a charter as early as 1251

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Pole, Michael de la (c. 1330–89)

Anne Curry.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 128 words.

(c. 1330–89).

Son of William de la Pole (d. 1366), merchant of Hull and a major

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Beverley

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 209 words.

Yorkshire town, in the marshlands of the Hull valley. John, bishop of York, founded or restored a monastery there, where

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Bradford

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 312 words.

In medieval times, *York and *Hull were the chief Yorkshire towns. Though Bradford received a charter as early

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Pole, Michael de la (c.1330–89)

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 128 words.

Son of William de la Pole (d. 1366), merchant of Hull and a major financier of Edward III

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Royal William

Dan Conlin.

in The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 153 words.

pioneering steam vessel. The construction of this paddle wheeler in 1831, with a hull built in Quebec and engines

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Hull, Cordell (1871–1955)

Jonathan G. Utley.

in The Oxford Companion to United States History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: United States History. 297 words.

(1871–1955), secretary of state, 1933–1944.

A Tennessee Democrat, Cordell Hull was best known during his quarter century

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Kingston upon Hull

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 76 words.

Yorkshire port at the junction of the river Hull with the Humber, usually called just ‘Hull’. It originated as a monastic wool‐exporting port, but was acquired and renamed by ...

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Wilberforce, William (1759–1833)

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 119 words.

(1759–1833).

Evangelical philanthropist and anti‐slavery campaigner. Born in Hull, the son of a merchant, and educated at Cambridge,

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