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John Napier Wyndham Turner, PC, CC, QC (born June 7, 1929) is an English born Canadian lawyer and politician, who served as the 17th Prime Minister of ...

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John Napier - Scottish mathematician who invented logarithms; introduced the use of the decimal ... Elusive destiny; the political vocation of John Napier Turner.

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Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences, English to English ... Napier's rods Napier's bones Turner, John John Napier Wyndham Turner in Turner, John  ...

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Napier's bones definition, a form of multiplication table originally marked on sticks of bone or ivory that could ... C17: based on a method invented by John Napier.

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John Thomas Marryat Hornsby was born at Hobart, Tasmania, on 13 March 1857 , the son of Sarah Turner and her husband, John Marryat Hornsby, ... In 1886 he became editor of the Napier Evening News and Hawke's Bay Advertiser and ... ' Hornsby, John Thomas Marryat', from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography.

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Name, John Napier Wyndham Turner .... a line in the Pearson biography in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online stuck out to me: “[L.B. Pearson's wife] ...

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2000 in Montreal and was buried in Saint-Rémi, near Napierville, Que. ..... votes to 954 for Winters and 195 for John Napier Turner, who had refused to withdraw.

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Also wrote a meditation on the meaning of life, posthumously published as Life is Growth ... Reader for OED; sub-edited in W. Birt, John Wixon (b. ...... Napier, Arthur Sampson (1853-1916). ..... *Thiselton-Dyer, William Turner (1843-1928).

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Dec 30, 2011 ... Canada's prime ministers, Macdonald to Trudeau: portraits from the Dictionary ... Elusive Destiny: The Political Vocation of John Napier Turner / Paul Litt, 2011. Mr. Turner was only Prime Minister for 79 days and hampered by ...

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Beresford, John George - (1773 - 1862). Beresford, William - (1742 ...... Macan, Turner - (1792 - 1836). MacArthur ..... Napier, Joseph - (1804 - 1882). Nash, John  ...

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Photograph:John Turner greets visitors to Ottawa in 1984. ... Canadian lawyer and politician John Napier Turner succeeded Pierre Elliott Trudeau as head of the ...

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John, 1550–1617, Scottish mathematician: inventor of logarithms. 3. Robert Cornelis ... It struck napier that she didn't apply her formula, "You are very kind.".



THE POLITICAL VOCATION OF JOHN NAPIER TURNER. DESTINY. PAuL LITT .... the Dictionary of Canadian Biography/Dictionnaire biographique du. Canada ...