The Swiss Affair

Author: Emylia Hall
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 0778314650
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Studying in Lausanne, Hadley Dunn makes friends with a Danish student, Kristina, but after Kristina is mysteriously killed, Hadley finds herself entangled with two different men who may know the truth about Kristina's death.

The Swiss Call It The Firestone Affair

Author: Harold Oaklander
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The Swiss middle management, more accustomed to dealing with the American
management, were described as more pessimistic. On May Day, thousands of
Swiss workers demonstrated in support of their Pratteln brothers. The President
of Switzerland, Mr. Willy Ritschard, gave an address that included a defense of
capitalism. He added, however, that the Firestone Affair had exposed some of the
harmful consequences of capitalism but had also brought out some unanticipated
 ...

The European Reformations

Author: Carter Lindberg
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405180684
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Whereas the German Reformation was sparked by Luther's academic theological
disputation over the sacrament of penance and indulgences, the Swiss
Reformation went public with the so-called “Affair of the Sausages.” During Lent
of 1522, Zwingli was at the house of Christoph Froschauer, a printer who was
laboring over the preparation of a new edition of the epistles of Paul. In order to
refresh his dozen tired workers, Froschauer served sausages. Was it just a
coincidence that the ...

The Rushdie Affair

Author: Daniel Pipes
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9781412838818
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The Canadian government temporarily banned imports of The Satanic Verses;
worse, the prime minister finessed the freedom- of-speech issue by relegating the
decision to Revenue Canada, a tax agency. The Prohibited Importations Branch
scrutizined the book but found that it did not fall within the legal definition of hate
literature. Bonn called the incident a "strain on German- Iranian relations."5 The
Swiss Foreign Affairs Department called in the Iranian ambassador and
expressed ...

The Greville Memoirs

Author: Charles Cavendish Fulke Greville
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108030181
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The Government are evidently much embarrassed by this question, which is still
further complicated by the matrimonial engagement between the two Royal
families. January i$//t. — The Swiss affair seems settled, so far at least that there
will be no war. The prisoners will be released, but I dare say the King of Prussia
will chicaner about the •abdication of his rights over NeufcMtel. All the world is
occupied with Sir Robert Peel's speech, or lecture as he terms it, at Birmingham,
where he ...

The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair

Author: Joël Dicker
Publisher: MacLehose Press
ISBN: 9781848663268
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That summer, struggling author Harry Quebert fell in love with fifteen-year-old Nola Kellergan. Thirty-three years later, her body is dug up from his yard, along with a manuscript copy of the novel that made him a household name.

The Free Press

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The interference of ALEXANDER with Switzerland was in all respects judicious.
He made ob_]ections to the violation of its neutrality by the Allies, but he allowed
himself _to be overborne by England and Austria. On the 19th of December,
1813, Lord ABERDEEN wrote to Lord CAS'1'LEREAGH:—— “ The Swiss affair is
most happily decided. The question has been so managed that the Emperor of
RUSSIA has been compelled to approve of the operation. Msrrnmiicii has shown
infinite ...

Swiss Review Of World Affairs

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In the course of extensive media coverage of the affair, with constant revelations
of new facts, the reason for the Federal Council's refusal to disavow Delamuraz's
words became clearer. According to partially revealed reports from Thomas Borer
, head of the Swiss task force, about its talks with the WJC, the latter
organization's financial claims had been accompanied by very clear warnings (
threats of boycott, and of refusal of permits for Swiss firms to operate in the USA)
which could ...

The Tutankamun Affair

Author: Christian Jacq
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671028553
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Half his brow was hidden by a turban. His thin lips contrasted with his thick chin.
Howard could sense a man used to giving orders that were never questioned.
Naville had advised him against this visit to the chief of the Abd el Rassul clan,
the powerful Theban mafia which had been plundering tombs and demanding
ransoms from incautious travellers for decades, and did not hesitate to get rid of
their most troublesome adversaries. But information from the Swiss archaeologist
himself ...

Challenging Wiedergutmachung

Author: Andreas Mink
Publisher: Ústav mezinárodních vztahů, v. v. i.
ISBN: 8087558073
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Even before the end of the Swiss affair, some of the protagonists in this fight
turned their attention to the role of Germany's private sector in the Nazi period. It
has been mostly overlooked that Germans had done a lot of the historical
research and legal legwork that provided the American class action lawyers with
the tools for their efforts in the spring and summer of 1998. Having lived in
Cologne, where she met Lothar Evers and his group, and being acquainted with
the BEG and the ...