Historical Dictionary of the British Empire, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle
Greenwood Publishing Group, 1996 - History - 1254 pages
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Contents

K
615
L
642
M
691
N
776
O
834
P
853
Q
913
R
924
V
1123
W
1136
X
1172
Y
1176
Z
1181
MEDALS AND ORDERS OF KNIGHTHOOD
1187
GLOSSARY
1189
A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF RECENT SCHOLARLY WORKS 19801995
1193

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T
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U
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INDEX
1209
CONTRIBUTORS
1249
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

James S. Olson is Distinguished Professor of History at Sam Houston State University. He is the recipient of the university's Excellence in Teaching Award and Excellence in Research Award. He is the author, co-author, editor, or co-editor of more than thirty books, including "Catholic Immigrants in America" (1993); "Winning is the Only Thing: Sports in America Since 1945" (1989); "Where the Domino Fell: America and Vietnam" Fifth Edition (Blackwell, 2006); and "John Wayne American" (1996), which won the Ray and Pat Brown National Book Award from the Popular Culture Association. His book "A Line in the Sand: The Alamo in Blood and Memory" (2001) won the Diolece Parmelee Award from the Texas Historical Foundation. His most recent book--"Bathsheba's Breast: Women, Cancer, and History" (2002)--was nominated by The Johns Hopkins University Press for the Pulitzer Prize in History, won the History of Science Category Award from the Association of American Publishers, and was recognized by the "Los Angeles Times" as one of the best non-fiction books in America for 2002.

ROBERT SHADLE is a historian at Sam Houston State University. He was senior associate editor, also with James S. Olson, of the Historical Dictionary of European Imperialism (Greenwood, 1991).

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