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Fur Into Feathers: Manly Hardy And His Collection Of North American Birds, William Krohn, Marilyn Massaro Dec 2005

Fur Into Feathers: Manly Hardy And His Collection Of North American Birds, William Krohn, Marilyn Massaro

William B. Krohn

Manly Hardy (1832-1910) was a professional fur dealer and an amateur naturalist from Brewer, Maine. During his lifetime, he assembled one of the largest private collections of North American birds. This article documents how Hardy collected his specimens, how and where he housed his collection, and the species in his collection. Also discussed is how the Hardy Collection of North American Birds came to be located today at the Natural History Museum in the Roger Williams Park, Providence, Rhode Island.


New Discoveries About An Old Manuscript: The Date, Place Of Origin, And Role Of The Parecer De Fray Bartolomé De Las Casas In The Making Of The New Laws Of The Indies, Rev. David Orique, O.P. Dec 2005

New Discoveries About An Old Manuscript: The Date, Place Of Origin, And Role Of The Parecer De Fray Bartolomé De Las Casas In The Making Of The New Laws Of The Indies, Rev. David Orique, O.P.

Rev. David T. Orique, O.P.

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A Time For War: Correspondence, Rowan Cahill Dec 2005

A Time For War: Correspondence, Rowan Cahill

Rowan Cahill

A critical discussion of aspects of the Australian martial spirit in response to an essay on the subject by John Birmingham.


Political Fallout: Terrorism And Our National Political Conversation, Mark Caleb Smith Dec 2005

Political Fallout: Terrorism And Our National Political Conversation, Mark Caleb Smith

Mark Caleb Smith, Ph.D.

Dr. Smith explores the political and religious ramifications of September 11, 2001.