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Mammalian Diversification: From Chromosomes to Phylogeography

Eileen Lacey (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520098534
eISBN:
9780520916098
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520098534.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

This book combines a series of research papers with more informal recollections of James L. Patton, who served as Curator of Mammals in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology and as Professor of ... More


Courtney Hicks Hodges: A Biographical Sketch

William C. Sylvan and Francis G. Smith

in Normandy to Victory: The War Diary of General Courtney H. Hodges and the First U.S. Army

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125251
eISBN:
9780813135038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125251.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This section provides the biography of Courtney Hicks Hodges, who was born in Perry, Georgia, on January 5, 1887. It tells us that he entered the United States Military Academy at West Point, New ... More


Charley Patton: Voice of the Mississippi Delta

Robert Sacré (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496816139
eISBN:
9781496816177
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496816139.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

Fifty years after Charley Patton's death in 1934, a team of blues experts gathered five thousand miles from Dockery Farms at the University of Liege in Belgium to honor the life and music of the most ... More


Blood, Guts, and Grease: George S. Patton in World War I

Jon B. Mikolashek

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177908
eISBN:
9780813177915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177908.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

George S. Patton, one of the United States’ greatest field commanders, played a vital role in American involvement in World War I and the creation of the United States Tank Corps. While most ... More


Conclusion

Jon B. Mikolashek

in Blood, Guts, and Grease: George S. Patton in World War I

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177908
eISBN:
9780813177915
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177908.003.0009
Subject:
History, Military History

Prior to the Great War, George S. Patton was a lowly lieutenant known more for his personal wealth than for military ability. World War I changed all that. Always a driven and intrepid solider, ... More


The Birth of the Biblical Repertory

Paul C. Gutjahr

in Charles Hodge: Guardian of American Orthodoxy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740420
eISBN:
9780199894703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.003.0016
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Chapter Sixteen provides an overview of early nineteenth century American publishing. Hodge adopted quickly to the growth of publishing in the United States, and in 1825 he began a quarterly ... More


Introduction

Sarah Weiss

in Ritual Soundings: Women Performers and World Religions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780252042294
eISBN:
9780252051135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042294.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The introduction outlines some of the main ideas in the book and locates the study in the context of ethnomusicological studies of religion and religious studies of music. Following Kimberly Patton, ... More


Diasporic Desires: Narrating Sexuality in the Memoirs of Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Li-Young Lee

Kenneth Chan

in China Abroad: Travels, Subjects, Spaces

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099456
eISBN:
9789882206687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099456.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter deploys Benigno Sánchez-Eppler and Cindy Patton's critical focus to attend to the representation and rhetoric of sexuality and sexual desire within the narratives of two Chinese American ... More


An Old Spanish Custom

Terry Chester Shulman

in Film's First Family: The Untold Story of the Costellos

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178097
eISBN:
9780813178127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178097.003.0026
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Deirdre and Helene spend their last Christmas together at the Hollywood Hotel. Shortly thereafter, Helene commits herself to Patton State Hospital for treatment of her drug addiction. Her doctor ... More


Introduction

Cristobal Silva

in Miraculous Plagues: An Epidemiology of Early New England Narrative

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199743476
eISBN:
9780199896868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199743476.003.0000
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Cultural History

The introduction situates epidemiology as an analytical framework, and demonstrates the power of epidemiology to reorganize national, economic, and geopolitical boundaries around Western etiologies ... More


Vectors of Dissent

Cristobal Silva

in Miraculous Plagues: An Epidemiology of Early New England Narrative

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199743476
eISBN:
9780199896868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199743476.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Cultural History

This chapter examines the epistemological and linguistic stakes of the Antinomian controversy to uncover the representational practices of epidemiology in political and theological contexts. After ... More


A History of Education in Kentucky

William E. Ellis

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129778
eISBN:
9780813135724
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129778.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book is divided into four periods: 1775 to the beginning of the Civil War, the Civil War to 1900, 1900 to 1941, and World War II to the mid-1980s. Where K12 and higher education intersect, these ... More


The Spoils of War: Rest, Recovery, and Peace (10 October 1918–17 March 1919)

Jon B. Mikolashek

in Blood, Guts, and Grease: George S. Patton in World War I

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177908
eISBN:
9780813177915
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177908.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

Patton’s wound is slow to heal; during this time, however, Patton is promoted to colonel. Discharged from the hospital, Patton returns to duty as the war ends. He hopes for the Medal of Honor but is ... More


The War after the War: The Fight for the United States Tank Corps (18 March 1919–December 1921)

Jon B. Mikolashek

in Blood, Guts, and Grease: George S. Patton in World War I

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177908
eISBN:
9780813177915
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177908.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

Patton finally returns to the United States and his wife and two young children, whom he has rarely seen since 1916. At the age of thirty-four, Patton is still a colonel and still a part of the ... More


Exploitation of the St. Lô Breakthrough, 1 August-12 September 1944

William C. Sylvan and Francis G. Smith

in Normandy to Victory: The War Diary of General Courtney H. Hodges and the First U.S. Army

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125251
eISBN:
9780813135038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125251.003.0004
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter provides a written account of General Hodges and General Patton army's further advance to the south. It reports that General Hodges signed four secret copies of General Orders No 4 ... More


Counterattack from the South

Peter Schrijvers

in The Unknown Dead: Civilians in the Battle of the Bulge

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813123523
eISBN:
9780813134826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813123523.003.0011
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the Allied forces' counterattack from the southern shoulder of the Battle of the Bulge. It discusses the combined offensive launched by George S. Patton's five divisions on a ... More


Lifting the Siege of Bastogne

Peter Schrijvers

in The Unknown Dead: Civilians in the Battle of the Bulge

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813123523
eISBN:
9780813134826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813123523.003.0012
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the Allied forces' lifting of the Siege of Bastogne in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge. This engagement started on January 3, 1945, and after barely five days, the final ... More


Eliminating the Bulge

Peter Schrijvers

in The Unknown Dead: Civilians in the Battle of the Bulge

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813123523
eISBN:
9780813134826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813123523.003.0013
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the Allied forces' efforts to flatten the “bulge” during the final stages of the Battle of the Bulge. The Allied offensive phase started in earnest on January 3, 1945, led by ... More


Genes, Rats, and Sinking Boats: A Biographical Perspective on James L. Patton

Javier A. Rodríguez-Robles and Harry W. Greene

in Mammalian Diversification: From Chromosomes to Phylogeography

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520098534
eISBN:
9780520916098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520098534.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

This chapter presents a biographical sketch of James L. Patton, who served as Professor of Integrative Biology at the University of California in Berkeley and as Curator of Mammals in the Museum of ... More


Documenting Ecological Change in Time and Space: The San Joaquin Valley of California

Patrick A. Kelly, Scott E. Phillips, and Daniel F. Williams

in Mammalian Diversification: From Chromosomes to Phylogeography

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520098534
eISBN:
9780520916098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520098534.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

This chapter explores the roles of natural history collections in the preservation of vertebrate diversity using data on recent ecological changes in the San Joaquin Valley of California. It ... More


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