Exploiting the Enemy in the Orkneys: The Employment of Italian Prisoners of War on the Scapa Flow Barriers during the Second World War
- No Comparison. Cordingly, David // History Today;May2014, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p66
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Compensating the Railway Men" by Clare Makepeace, which appeared in the April 2014 issue.
- Lesotho dammed. Bond, Patrick // Multinational Monitor;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 18 Issue 1/2, p8
Offers information on the actions taken by the police in Lesotho against construction workers who were striking against Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP) contractors on September 14th, 1996. How the police acted; Number of persons on strike killed during police actions; Why the workers are...
- Stalemate in Chicago Strike Delays Key Local Projects. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/19/2010, Vol. 265 Issue 2, p7
This article reports on the negotiations between construction companies and their workers in Chicago, Illinois, to end a strike that demands increases in wages and health benefit contributions.
- Work Stoppage On DeVos Place Project Is Avoided. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;2/3/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 5, pB9
Reports on the action taken by ErhardtHunt Group to avoid work stoppage caused by a strike at the DeVos Place construction project in Grand Rapids, Michigan.. Reasons for the strike; Importance of following the timetable in the DeVos project.
- Sir Michael Francis Addison Woodruff (1911-2001) FRS DSc MD MS FRCS. Leigh, Winston // Journal of Medical Biography;Feb2011, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p21
Michael Woodruff performed the first successful renal transplant in the UK and described the technique of joining the ureter of the transplant to the bladder. He contributed to all aspects of transplantation biology and was responsible for the design of the first purpose-built transplant unit in...
- War and Welfare: British Prisoner of War Families, 1939â€“45, by Barbara Hately-Broad. Jones, Helen // English Historical Review;Dec2011, Vol. 126 Issue 523, p1580
A review of the book "War & Welfare: British Prisoner of War Families 1939-1945," by Barbara Hately-Broad is presented.
- Three-fifths of an attorney general declares POWs "non-persons". LaForge, John // Michigan Citizen;8/10/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 40, pA10
The author comments on the declaration made by African American Attorney General Eric Holder on the statutes and identity of prisoners of wars (POWs) as non-persons in the U.S.
- Benefits for POWs. // Army Magazine;Sep2003, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs' proposal to eliminate the requirement that prisoners of war must be detained for a certain time duration in order to qualify for full benefits. Regulations in providing benefits for prisoners of war; Exemption of former war prisoners from...
- Protestas peruvianas. // International Construction;Sep2001, Vol. 40 Issue 7, pLC1
Reports the protests of construction workers in Lima, Peru. Focus of the strike on the salary terms of the workers; Location of the strike; Appeal of workers on the government.