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Charles Bassett, II

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(1931–66)

US astronaut. Selected as pilot of the spacecraft Gemini 9, he was killed when a T-38 jet aircraft crashed on 28 February 1966, before the craft's launch, scheduled for...

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Charles Bassett, II

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(1931–66)

US astronaut. Selected as pilot of the spacecraft Gemini 9, he was killed when a T-38 jet aircraft crashed on 28 February 1966, before the craft's launch, scheduled for...

See overview in Oxford Index

Bassett, Charles, II (1931–66)

E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 57 words.

(1931–66)

US astronaut. Selected as pilot of the spacecraft Gemini 9, he was killed when a

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Bassett, Charles, II (1931–66)

Edited by Stephen O'Meara and E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

P ublished online July 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 58 words.

Selected as pilot of the spacecraft Gemini 9, he was killed when a T-38 jet aircraft crashed on 28 February 1966...

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Bassett: Nicolo

Charles Foster.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Baroque Music. 204 words.

Double-reed wind-cap aerophone, illustrated in M. Praetorius, Syntagma musicum, ii, Sciagraphia (Wolfenbüttel, 1620), pl.XIII, alongside a consort of crumhorns. No other description or...

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Dash, Julie (born 1952), Motion Picture Producer / Director, Screenwriter

Darrell Millner.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1110 words.

screenwriter, director, producer, and novelist, was born in Long Island City, New York. Although Dash grew up in New York City, she often visited the South Carolina Sea Islands. Her...

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Désordre Public International under the New York Convention: Wither Truly International Public Policy

James D. Fry.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 26791 words.

Much confusion has revolved around the nature of the public policy defense under Article V(2)(b) of United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards (the New...

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Actors and Actresses

Rob Fink.

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. 3364 words.

The first image of an African American in film occurred in 1903 with the silent movie Uncle Tom's Cabin. The twelve-minute-long movie, though, starred a white actor in blackface as the...

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Below-market Interest in International Claims Against States

Aaron Xavier Fellmeth.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 17299 words.

The article deals with an important but strange contradiction in international legal practice. The official doctrine provides that states must fully compensate all damage caused by an...

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An International Lawyer in Democracy and Dictatorship – Re-Introducing Herbert Kraus

Heiko Meiertöns.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16985 words.

Herbert Kraus (1884–1965) is among the forgotten international lawyers of the 20th century. Kraus took part in a number of developments of great importance for the shaping of modern...

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A Very Short History of International Law Journals (1869–2018)

Ignacio de la Rasilla.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 15560 words.

Abstract

The first part of this article presents an overview of the rise of the first international and comparative law journals in the late 19th century...

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Revolutionary Movements and De Facto Governments – Implications of the ‘Arab Spring’ for International Investors

Danielle Morris.

in Arbitration International

December 2012; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 22602 words.

Recent events in the Middle East, such as the revolutions in Egypt and Libya and the civil war in Syria, have raised questions as to when a government is responsible for the acts of...

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Film And Filmmakers

Todd Steven Burroughs.

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. 5340 words.

The beginning of the development of American film intersected with American racism. The creation of a fantasy world allowed a new forum to project how whites not only saw themselves but...

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The Use of Force in International Law before World War I: On Imperial Ordering and the Ontology of the Nation-State

Jochen von Bernstorff.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 14978 words.

Abstract

This contribution builds on the assumption that the largely unregulated employment of force practised by Europeans outside of central...

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International Court of Justice: Reflections on the Electoral Process

Kenneth J. Keith.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 15789 words.

This paper considers aspects of the law and practice governing the nomination and election of judges of the International Court of Justice. The processes have led, over the last 85 or so...

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