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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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The London Broadcasting Company (LBC) and Independent Radio News (IRN) Archive

Hugh Chignell.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 4435 words.

UK commercial radio was formally launched in October 1973 when LBC went on air. Its sister station, IRN, began providing a news service at the same time for the growing number of...

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In Quest of the Antique: The Bazaar, Exchange and Mart and the Democratization of Collecting, 1926–42

Heidi Egginton.

in Twentieth Century British History

June 2017; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 10791 words.

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The popularization of antique collecting is typically located in the second half of the twentieth century, with the rise of ‘retrochic’ and the...

Digital Resource: Conflict Textiles

Elsie Doolan.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Public History; Social and Cultural History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 6320 words.

The Conflict Textiles website is a digital resource that allows users to learn more about how individuals who have experienced or been impacted by political violence have used textiles to...

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