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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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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.".

TRUDEAU, PIERRE ELLIOTT - Dictionary of Canadian Biography


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.

Turner, Charles William Oakey – Biography – Te Ara Encyclopedia ...


Charles William Oakey Turner was born in Cardiff, Wales, on 27 January 1901, the son of William John Turner, a railway inspector, and ... After the Hawke's Bay earthquake of 1931, Turner was seconded as surveyor for the boroughs of Hastings, Napier, ... 'Turner, Charles William Oakey', from the Dictionary of New Zealand ...

Hornsby, John Thomas Marryat – Biography – Te Ara Encyclopedia ...


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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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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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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john napier Chinese translation:翰皮…. click for more detailed Chinese ... John Napier ... napier john: 耐普尔; john napier turner: 约翰内皮尔特纳; napier: n. 1.

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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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Turner, John Napier -- Kids Encyclopedia | Children's Homework ...


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

Napier's bones | Define Napier's bones at Dictionary.com


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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Clune, D & Turner, K (eds) 2006, The Premiers of NSW, 1856-2005, vol. ... Clune, D 2009, "Frederic John Napier Thesiger", "Baron Chelmsford", "Sir Walter Edward ... Clune, D 2007, "JT Kane", in Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol.