Encyclopedia Of Disaster Relief

Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412971012
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The volumes include information relevant to students of sociology, national security, economics, health sciences, political science, emergency preparedness, and many other subjects.

Encyclopedia Of Disasters

Author: Angus Macleod Gunn
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313087474
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Provides an accessible introduction to the most important disasters - both natural and human caused - throughout human history

Workers In America A Historical Encyclopedia 2 Volumes

Author: Robert E. Weir
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598847198
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Although the identity of the bomber was never established, eight anarchists were
convicted after a trial that most legal scholars agree was a miscarriage of justice.
In the short run, the Haymarket bombing galvanized workers already caught up in
the Great Upheaval and helped labor parties at the polls. In the long run, it was a
public relations and political disaster seized upon by opponents of organized
labor as pretext for crushing working-class movements. The Knights of Labor (
KOL) ...

Encyclop Dia Americana

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Public opinion, however, without any minute inquiry into the causes of the
disaster which had happened, very naturally perhaps, fixed upon the head of the
war department of the administration as a principal object of blame. ... have a
treatise upon gardening, and another upon agriculture, that are held in high
esteem ; a review of General Wilkinson's memoirs, in which he handles the
author with great severity ; several biographical notices ; and a history, in 2
volumes, of the last war.

Encyclopaedia Americana

Author: Thomas Gamaliel Bradford
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A popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics and biography, a
new edition; including a copious collection of original articles in American
biography; on the basis of the seventh edition of the German Conversations-
Lexicon Thomas Gamaliel ... death of the queen, which this very catastrophe
hastened, put a period to his prosperity. James I ... The compass of the work did.
not admit fulness of narrative, but he is often an acute and eloquent reasoner on
historical events.

The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Author: Carol Crown
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469607999
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Trott's paintings are included in the collections of the National Portrait Gallery,
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New-York
Historical Society, and Philadelphia Museum of Art. ANNE VERPLANCK
Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library William Dunlap, A History of the Rise
and Progress of the Arts of Design in the U.S., vols. 2 and 3 (1834), The Diary of
William Dunlap, vols. 2 and 3 (1931); Dale Johnson, American Portrait Miniatures
in the Manney ...

Encyclopedia Of Physics 2 Volumes

Author: Rita G. Lerner
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
ISBN: 9783527405541
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Leonhardt calls this phenomenon a "quantum catastrophe" and has proposed a
laboratory analogue using "slow light", which is light in a nonlinear atomic
medium that is coerced to have zero group velocity. ECT grew partly out of the
bifurcation theory of solutions of differential equations, which has fed back into
that area as "imperfect" bifurcation theory. This considers the effects of
perturbations on an idealized model, and the perturbation parameters play an
analogous role to the ...

School Library Journal

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2 vols. 121 8p. index. CIP. Pacts On File. 2008. Tr $214.50. ISBN 978-0- 8160-
7183-8. LC 2007050850. Gr 9 Up-The 1 1-page introduction to this detailed work
offers a succinct, U.S./Euro- pean-centered overview of the decade that "seemed
... These paragraphs include from one to several events per heading, separated
by ellipses. ... Entries provide a synopsis of the disaster, and then proceed with a
detailed history, including magnitude or strength (Richter scale measurements,
etc.) ...