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United States classical archaeologist (born in Canada) noted for leading the excavation of the Athenian agora (1906-2000)

English physicist (born in America) who studied heat and friction

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Patterson, 45, claims in his soonto-be-published book Francis Thompson - A Ripper Suspect, that one of his short stories concerned a poet who sacrifices a women in a pagan temple.
Well, I have a word for them: In 1904, one of Lobengula's indunas encountered Francis Thompson, six years after the Perfidious Albion had taken over the Ndebele kingdom: "Ou Tomoson," the induna said, "how have you treated us, after all your promises, which we believed.
Francis Thompson was born in 1859; his parents were strict, devout converts to Catholicism.
This may not be as obvious in the United States as it is in the rest of the world, says Francis Thompson, a policy analyst with the Non-Smokers' Rights Association in Canada.
William Francis Thompson (1888-1965) and his pioneering studies of the Pacific halibut, Hippoglossus stenolepis.
Se trata del poema original del ingles Francis Thompson y de las traducciones del frances Paul Claudel y del mexicano Juan Jose Arreola.
Abrams wrote his first book, The Milk of Paradise: The Effects of Opium Visions on the Works of De Quincey, Crabbe, Francis Thompson, and Coleridge (1934), while an undergraduate.
Under the section `Insanity', Smith writes that of the 300 poets he has surveyed `altogether 17 out of 300, almost 1 out of 18 were at one time or other deranged, and this not including Byron, Shelley, Swinburne, Francis Thompson, and many others who had their suspicious moments' (477) (italics mine
Francis Thompson testified that seven men entered her house Tuesday afternoon.
BLACK FRANCIS - THRESHOLD APPREHENSION I am one of the luckiest people in the world because Charles aka Black Francis Thompson gave me a peck on the cheek when The Pixies where last in Dublin.
He was the English poet Francis Thompson, who died at dawn on Nov.
The sufferings endured to escape its grasp are unimaginable, as attested by the life of poet Francis Thompson, who in his "Hound of Heaven" so luminously acknowledged God's boundless love and mercy, yet who battled opium addiction until his death.
Garrett settled for eighth with Rugby's Pete Mooney 17th and Francis Thompson 31st.
William Francis Thompson (18881965) was born in Minnesota but moved in 1903 with his parents to Everett, Wash.