Cromwell


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  • noun

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English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)

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And no one perhaps wrote with more grave sorrow of the death of Charles than did Marvell, and that too in a poem which, strangely enough, was written in honor of Cromwell.
Constructing Cromwell will also be fascinating and compelling to all readers of this journal for historical insights that help us understand the separation-within-inseparability of religion and politics during these crucial decades in the history of Anglo-Protestantism.
Richard Harris is cast as Cromwell, one of English history's most explosive characters, and the man who took the country into civil war in the 17th century.
Names like Knute Rockne, Hank Iba, Adolph Rupp, Pop Warner, John Wooden, Dean Cromwell, and Bud Wilkinson, as well as professional coaches with names like Auerbach, Riley, and Lombardi.
In a recent exploration of this openness, Thomas Greene uses anthropological theory to address the role of the sacred in the poem, invoking Levi-Strauss and Freud, among others, to argue that the "Ode" pits the magic of language against "the intrusion of the uncanny into history," in the form of Cromwell (379).
The weather was miserable, the fog was impenetrable, and the geese never showed up," says Bart Cromwell, CEO of American Tangential, a $550 million Denver company specializing in whimsical household products.
Originally, Wheat Beer was brewed as a limited Special Edition product in 1987, according to Upper Canada vice president Greg Cromwell.
SYDNEY -- Yardi Systems, a leading developer of software solutions for the real estate investment, asset and property management industry is very pleased to announce that Cromwell Property Group has selected Yardi Voyager as platform of choice for their real estate fund and property management operation.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger(NYSE: GWW), North America's leading broad line distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Cromwell Group (Holdings) Limited, together with its subsidiaries ("Cromwell").
Thomas Cromwell is walking into a stable block to feed some bits of apple to a horse, and as he passes a bush on the way in, he casually plucks off a little flower.
When Robert Allen Cromwell struck his ex- fiancee four times in the head with an aluminum baseball bat on Nov.
Ben Miles as Thomas Cromwell in the RSC production of Wolf Hall
24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sullivan & Cromwell launches the second segment of an ongoing video series designed to share insights from senior S&C lawyers on trends and issues impacting global financial institutions.
Calderdale Council is asking for people's views on the future of the 100-acre Cromwell Bottom site, between Brighouse and Elland, with public consultation sessions being held over the next few months.
WOLF HALL (9pm BBC2) LAST week we saw Thomas Cromwell planning the route for the King's Royal Progress to take in Wolf Hall, the Seymour family home.