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Band Of Horses

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This Seattle, Washington, USA-based band caused a notable stir in indie rock circles with the release of their 2006 debut, Everything All The Time. Ben Bridwell (b. Benjamin Bridwell, Irmo...

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Band Of Horses

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This Seattle, Washington, USA-based band caused a notable stir in indie rock circles with the release of their 2006 debut, Everything All The Time. Ben Bridwell (b. Benjamin Bridwell, Irmo...

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Band Of Horses

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 316 words.

This Seattle, Washington, USA-based band caused a notable stir in indie rock circles with the release of their 2006 debut,

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Kelly, Ned (1855–80)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 34 words.

(1855–80)

Australian outlaw. He was the leader of a band of horse and cattle thieves and bank

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Black Elk (1863–1950)

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). 277 words.

(1863–1950),

Native American, a Lakota of the Oglala band of Sioux Indians. Cousin to Crazy Horse, he

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Kelly, Ned (1855–80)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 35 words.

He was the leader of a band of horse and cattle thieves and bank raiders operating in Victoria. A bushranger from ...

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Shadowfax

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Taking their name from Gandalf’s horse in J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord Of The Rings, this Windham Hill Records associated band pursued a path of new age inspired folk, bringing in ...

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Ned Kelly

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1855–80)

Australian outlaw. He was the leader of a band of horse and cattle thieves and bank raiders operating in Victoria. A bushranger from 1878, Kelly was eventually hanged in...

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Kelly, game as Ned

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 41 words.

very brave; Ned Kelly (1855–80) was an Australian outlaw. Leader of a band of horse and cattle thieves and bank raiders operating in Victoria, he was eventually hanged in Melbourne. He...

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Chris Jones

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 28 May 1958, nr. Buffalo, New York, USA. At the age of 18 Jones joined Horse Country, a traditional country band, and later, while studying veterinary medicine at the ...

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Arms and the Man

M. L. West.

in Indo-European Poetry and Myth

May 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical Literature. 28667 words.

This chapter discusses depictions of heroic activity in battle in Indo-European tradition. Topics covered include the war-band, strongholds, the hero as warrior, weapons, horses, battle...

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Are IIAs old-fashioned? How consistency in the use of public policy fosters the object and purpose of investment agreements

Florentine Sneij.

in Uniform Law Review

August 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 8754 words.

Public policy is a multi-faceted concept employed in many instances, and yet no one knows exactly where the term may lead us. While under the New York Convention divergent interpretations...

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Public Policy as a Bar to Enforcement of International Arbitral Awards: A Review of the Chinese Approach

in Arbitration International

June 2010; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 5444 words.

This article reviews the approach taken by Chinese courts when refusing the recognition and enforcement of international arbitral awards on the grounds of public policy. It also explores...

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girth

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 53 words.

A band of material that encircles the horse or other animal’s body and attaches either side to the saddle. It is the main means of securing the saddle, and it is therefore vital that it is...

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The Legal Dimension of the International Community: How Community Interests Are Protected in International Law

Santiago Villalpando.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 19628 words.

This article uses the emergence of the protection of community interests in international law as a theoretical framework to explain a number of legal notions and regimes, such as jus cogensnull...

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Big Debt

Gwen Terry.

in Clark

November 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 3311 words.

This chapter describes the moment of the breaking up of Count Basie's band. This came about because of the huge debts that Basie had created for himself through gambling on horses. It was...

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Whiting, Chester E(arl)

Patrick Warfield.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 198 words.

(b Boston, MA, July 22, 1900; d Washington, DC, March 21, 1985). American military bandleader. In the early 1920s Whiting joined the 110th Cavalry Band of the Massachusetts National...

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