Presents brief biographical sketches which provide vital statistics as well as information on the importance of the person listed.Heavy fighting continued until June 1 5, when the British finally took Port Stanley, capturing 1 5, 000 Argentine soldiers. ... They succeeded in filing charges against the former general, and in May 1997 Spain issued an international warrant for his arrest. ... Sir Francis Galton The English scientist, biometrician, and explorer Sir Francis Galton (1822-1911) founded the ... Cyclones, on the other hand, are low- pressure centers from which air rushes upward and moves counterclockwise.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of World Biography: Ford-Grilliparzer|
|Author||:||Suzanne Michele Bourgoin, Paula Kay Byers|
|Publisher||:||Gale / Cengage Learning - 1998|