Maxwell, William
Maxwell, William
Fifth Earl of Nithsdale (Lord Nithsdale signed as Nithsdaill) and fourteenth Lord Maxwell, b. in 1676; d. at Rome, 2 March, 1744

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  • Maxwell, William — born Aug. 16, 1908, Lincoln, Ill., U.S. died July 31, 2000, New York, N.Y. American editor and author. Maxwell taught English at the University of Illinois before joining the staff of The New Yorker magazine. In his 40 years there, he edited… …   Universalium

  • Maxwell, William — (16 ago. 1908, Lincoln, Ill., EE.UU.–31 jul. 2000, Nueva York, N.Y.). Editor y autor estadounidense. Maxwell impartió clases de inglés en la Universidad de Illinois, antes de pasar a formar parte del personal de la revista The New Yorker. Durante …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Maxwell William Ward — Maxwell William Ward, OC, AOE (* 21. November 1921 in Edmonton, Alberta) ist ein kanadischer Flugpionier und Gründer der nach ihm benannten Fluggesellschaft Wardair Canada. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Auszeichnungen und Ehrungen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Maxwell William Roman — was an officer in the United States Air Force. Contents 1 Biography 2 Career 3 Honors and awards 4 References …   Wikipedia

  • Maxwell, William Keepers, Jr. — ▪ 2001       American editor and writer (b. Aug. 16, 1908, Lincoln, Ill. d. July 31, 2000, New York, N.Y.), as a fiction editor at The New Yorker magazine, spent some four decades collaborating with, encouraging, and polishing the prose of some… …   Universalium

  • Maxwell, William Hamilton — (1792 1850)    Novelist, a Scoto Irishman, b. at Newry, and ed. at Trinity Coll., Dublin, entered the army, and saw service in the Peninsula, and at Waterloo. Afterwards he took orders, but was deprived of his living for non residence. His novels …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • William Keepers Maxwell, Jr. — William Keepers Maxwell, Jr. (August 16 1908 – July 31, 2000) was an American novelist and editor.LifeMaxwell was born in Lincoln, Illinois, and attended the University of Illinois and Harvard University. He was best known as the fiction editor… …   Wikipedia

  • William Sutherland Maxwell — (* 14. November 1874 in Montreal, Kanada; † 25. März 1952 ebenda) war der Architekt für den Schrein des Bab und einer der zwölf Hände der Sache Gottes, die am 24. Dezember 1951 von Shoghi Eff …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Maxwell-Kirby House — U.S. National Register of Historic Places Location: 8671 Northshore Dr Knoxville, Tennessee …   Wikipedia

  • William Bridges-Maxwell — Member of the Australian Parliament for Robertson In office 5 December 1964 – 25 October 1969 Preceded by Roger Dean Succeeded by Barry Cohen …   Wikipedia

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