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Presidential Medal of Freedom

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Initially (1945–63) to honor service in national security, since 1963 has been given upon occasion as the nation's highest civilian award for contributions to the national interest and...

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Presidential Medal of Freedom

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Initially (1945–63) to honor service in national security, since 1963 has been given upon occasion as the nation's highest civilian award for contributions to the national interest and...

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Presidential Medal of Freedom

James D. Hart.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1986; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 131 words.

initially (1945–63) to honor service in national security, since 1963 has been given upon occasion as the nation’s highest civilian award for contributions to the national interest and...

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Presidential Medal of Freedom

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 89 words.

initially (1945–63) to honor government service, since 1963 has been given upon occasion to acknowledge contributions in the

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Medal of Freedom, African American Recipients of the Presidential

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 114 words.

1963Marian AndersonRalph Bunche1964Lena F. EdwardsLeontyne PriceA. Philip Randolph1969Duke EllingtonRalph EllisonRoy WilkinsWhitney M. Young Jr.1976Jesse Owens1977Martin Luther King...

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Medal of Freedom, African American Recipients of the Presidential

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 114 words.

1963Marian AndersonRalph Bunche1964Lena F. EdwardsLeontyne PriceA. Philip Randolph1969Duke EllingtonRalph EllisonRoy WilkinsWhitney M. Young Jr.1976Jesse Owens1977Martin Luther King...

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Graham, Billy (1918–2018)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 375 words.

US evangelist who has conducted large religious meetings throughout the world. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in ...

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Pei, I(eoh) M(ing) (1917– )

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 267 words.

US architect, born in China, best known for his monumental public buildings. He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in ...

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Serkin, Rudolf

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 197 words.

Born 28 March 1903; s of Mordko Serkin and Augusta Schargl; m 1935, Irene Busch; two s four d; died 8 May 1991

Presidential Medal of Freedom, ...

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Stern, Isaac (1920–2001)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 195 words.

Russian-born US violinist. He was appointed an Officier de la Légion d'honneur in 1975 and awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in ...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

Brǝˈʒinskē; -ˈzin-

(1928–) national security adviser and professor, born in Warsaw, Poland. Brzezinski was national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter (1977–81), and was...

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Lena Frances Edwards

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

(b. 17 September 1900; d. 3 December 1986), physician who was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1964 for her life long service.

Edwards’s service was also...

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Fontanne, Lynn

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 180 words.

Born Woodford, Essex, 6 Dec. 1887; m 1922, Alfred Lunt (d 1977), actor; died 30 July 1983

Presidential Medal of Freedom, 1964; Antoinette Perry Award; Emmy Award....

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Louis L'Amour

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1910–88),

North Dakota-born novelist, long resident in Los Angeles, whose huge output of historical western fiction is estimated to have sold 182,000,000 copies by 1987. He was...

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Editorial Structure

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 6373 words.

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Editorial Structure

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 5933 words.

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The Anti-Neutral Suit: international legal futurists, 1914–2017

Rose Sydney Parfitt.

in London Review of International Law

March 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 13833 words.

Abstract

The WWI artefact examined here is the Anti-Neutral Suit, designed in 1914 by the Futurist artist Giacomo Balla. Juxtaposing the Suit's materiality...

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Peter F. Drucker

Peter Starbuck.

in The Oxford Handbook of Management Theorists

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business History. 13071 words.

This article discusses the career and contributions of Peter Georg Ferdinand Drucker, known as ‘the father of modern management’. Many would argue that Drucker changed the way people look...

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Chinese Practice in Public International Law: 2007 (I)

Lijiang ZHU.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

July 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 9071 words.

This part of the Survey covers materials reflecting Chinese practice in 2007 relating to (i) Fundamental Principles of International Law (General Position; Respect of Sovereignty and...

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Mitchell, Clarence Maurice, Jr.

Kate Tuttle.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 269 words.

Less visible than many of his NAACP colleagues, Clarence Mitchell nonetheless had a major impact on the lives of African Americans. Known as the 101st senator, the longtime NAACP...

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