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“Be Prepared!” (But Not Too Prepared)

Scouting, Soldiering, and Boys’ Roles in World War I

Lucy Andrew

after the announcement that Britain was at war contained detailed instructions of numerous war duties that Scouts could fulfill. These included guarding railway bridges and telegraph lines against attacks from foreign spies, collecting information about

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Mediating the Rural Ideal

The Australian Town in Twentieth-Century Travel

Louise Prowse

new ways to access, experience and interpret the outdoors, in addition to the extensive railway network that had already linked the coast and city to country towns and rural outposts ( Greenwood 2011: 24 ; Griffiths 1987: 77 ; Symes 2013 ). In 1930

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High-rise social failures

Regulating technologies, authority, and aesthetics in the resettlement of Taipei military villages

Elisa Tamburo

). Eli Elinoff's (2016) material on railway houses in Thailand considers how through different understandings of home aesthetic, residents, planners, and NGOs enact different moral orders and political subjects. Asher Ghertner (2015) called dominant

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“Where Do You Get Fish?”

Practices of Individual Supplies in Yamal as an Indicator of Social Processes

Elena Liarskaya

highway connecting it to other places. The railway line ends on the west bank of the Ob River, in the city of Labytnangi, 10 which is connected to Salekhard by ferry in summer and by ice road in winter. During the thaw period, the connection is

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Judith A. Nicholson and Mimi Sheller

” to the suburbs. 28 In both Canada and the United States, the national railroad was an important site where racial politics and transportation systems intersected. The Pacific Coast portion of the national Railway in Canada was built on appropriated

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The Mysterious Mr Le Queux

War Novelist, Defence Publicist and Counterspy

Roger T. Stearn

no better companion on a railway journey that Mr William Le Queux’, and the Bristol Times and Mirror that he ‘always grips his reader, and holds him to the last page’. Not quoted in the advertisements were the Times Literary Supplement reviews

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Alla Bolotova, Anastasia Karaseva, and Valeria Vasilyeva

Murmansk region with its railway, air transport, and extensive road network. The second one is Central Table 1 Transport Opportunities in Murmansk Region, Central Kolyma, and Eastern Taimyr, prices for one-way trip. Region How to get to Moscow Distance

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The True Story of Gundagai’s Dog on the Tuckerbox

Tourists, Truth, and the Insouciance of Souvenirs

Richard White

wool lands of the Riverina. It was thus a great gathering place for bullock teams. The town was surveyed and laid out in 1840 and was also a natural hub for stagecoaches, boasting four hotels by 1843. The main southern railway line by-passed Gundagai

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Meike J. de Goede

during the railway construction that many perished ( Azevedo 1981 ; Sautter 1967 ). While faced with structural food shortages themselves, people in the Pool district supplied food and migrant labor for Brazzaville. In addition, because of longer

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Israel’s Recent Unionizing Drives

The Broader Social Context

Jonathan Preminger

with 15 years’ seniority and tried to fire him, and the port [workers’ committee] protected him. 7 Gila Edra’i, the railway workers’ committee chair during the 2011 rail workers’ campaign, said something similar: “I was disgusted by the press, which is