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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by Roger McDonald, was first published in 1979, and won the Age Book of the Year and the SA biennial literature awards; in 1982 a seven-part adaptation by ...

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Ghia (1915)

Jonathan M. Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 91 words.

A leading Italian automobile body stylist company founded by Giacinto Ghia in Turin in 1915, the Carozzeria Ghia was

Ghia (1915)

Jonathan Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 99 words.

A leading Italian automobile body stylist company founded by Giacinto Ghia in Turin in 1915, the Carozzeria Ghia was known for classic designs such as the ...

1915—Volunteers

Hazel Hutchison.

in The War That Used Up Words

March 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 19576 words.

This chapter recounts how American writers in Europe, not pressured into polarized positions—either for or against the war, dispersed across a remarkable range of opinions and activities in...

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Haiti, 1915

Alan Mcpherson.

in The Invaded

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; History of the Americas. 4920 words.

President Woodrow Wilson sent the marines to Haiti in the summer of 1915 when public order broke down and the Haitian president was killed in the streets of Port-au-Prince. As in Nicaragua,...

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Bauer, Peter Thomas (1915–1915)

Basil S. Yamey.

in The Biographical Dictionary of British Economists

January 2004; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Individual Economists. 1097 words.

Bauer was born Peter Thomas (Tamas) Bauer in Budapest on 6 November 1915 of Jewish parents (his father was a

Townes, Charles Hard (1915– )

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 7 words.

(1915– )

US physicist.

Weller, Thomas Huckle (1915–  )

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 7 words.

(1915–  )

US microbiologist.

Barthes, Roland (1915–1980)

Gary Genosko.

in Encyclopedia of Semiotics

January 1998; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 1542 words.

(1915–1980),

French semiologist, narratologist, critic, and essayist whose multifaceted and productive career spanned four decades.

Cordero, Helen (1915)

G. Lola Worthington.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 404 words.

(b Cochiti Pueblo, NM, 1915; d Cochiti Pueblo, NM, 24 July 1994),

Cochiti potter. Best

Charlwood, Donald Ernest (1915– )

Kim Torney.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History. 133 words.

(1915– )

based his first novel, No Moon Tonight (1956), on his own experiences of bombing raids

Anzac Muster, An (1915)

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 62 words.

(1915)

is a collection of soldiers' tales of the Gallipoli campaign by ‘William Baylebridge’. Using the

Schirmbeck, Heinrich (1915– )

Edited by Henry Garland and Mary Garland.

in The Oxford Companion to German Literature

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 148 words.

(Recklinghausen, 1915– ),

a journalist, publicist, and author, who is preoccupied with the environmental problems raised by

Ehrlich, Paul (1854–1915)

Stephen Lock, John M. Last and George Dunea.

in The Oxford Companion to Medicine

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 218 words.

(1854–1915).

German hematologist, immunologist, and pharmacologist. Born in Upper Silesia, Ehrlich studied at the Universities

Lawrence, Warwick (1915– )

Gillian Boddy.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 143 words.

(1915– ),

journalist and poet, wrote Three Mile Bush (1934), an illustrated history of the Wairarapa

Singh, Khushwant (1915– )

Jenny Stringer.

in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 209 words.

(1915– ),

Indian writer, critic, journalist, and translator, born in Hadali in the Punjab (now

Sir Vincent Evans (1915–2007)

Frank Berman.

in British Yearbook of International Law

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 0 words.

Scheerbart, Paul (1863–1915)

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 108 words.

(1863–1915).

German writer and fantasist, the high-priest of Expressionism. He was the mentor of Bruno Taut and

Watts, Alan (1915–73)

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 104 words.

(1915–73).

Eclectic British thinker and writer who relocated to California and played a central part in the counter-culture

Hu Yaobang (b. 1915)

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 199 words.

(b. 1915, d. 15 Apr. 1989).

Chinese Communist leader Born in Liuyang (Hunan province), he became active

Barthes, Roland (1915–80)

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 999 words.

(1915–80)

French literary and cultural critic and leading light of both the *structuralist and *post-structuralist movements.