Wool and the war

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Industrial research dept., Wharton school of finance and commerce, University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia
Woolen and worsted manufacture -- United States., Wool industry -- United States., World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- United St

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United St

Statementby Hiram S. Davis.
Series[Pennsylvania. University. Wharton school of finance and commerce. Industrial research dept.] Research rept., no. 6
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LC ClassificationsHD9896 .D3
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 107 p. incl. tables, diagrs.
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Open LibraryOL6447239M
LC Control Number42050607
OCLC/WorldCa3406097

Wool and the war. Philadelphia, Industrial research dept., Wharton school of finance and commerce, University of Pennsylvania, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hiram Simmons Davis.

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Wool, the officers of the regular army, and of the volunteer service of Washington Territory. Enlarge View images in sequence. Transcript. In After War Zoë H. Wool explores how the American soldiers most severely injured in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars struggle to build some kind of ordinary life while recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center from grievous injuries like lost limbs and traumatic brain injury/5.

'Wool' is the first book in the series and it sets up the story of the silo where people live, work and die within, never experiencing outside because it has been ravaged by war and cannot sustain life, their only viewpoint is a screen which shows outside, the only way you can get outside is by committing a crime.4/5().

In After War Zoë H. Wool explores how the American soldiers most severely injured in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars struggle to build some kind of ordinary life while recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center from grievous injuries like lost limbs and traumatic brain injury.

Wool, a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel, is Hugh Howey’s first book. Originally self-published in as an e-book, Simon Wool and the war book Schuster later licensed Wool and the war book. The e-book features illustrations by Jimmy Broxton and Darwyn Cooke.

Written by people who wish to remain anonymous There is a floor silo underground that where the humans live in the post-apocalypse.

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The silo was the last resort of the humans when their air became unbreathable. They have cameras to the outside world, and men in rubber suits clean them. In Hugh Howeys post-apocalyptic tale, Wool (Book 1), the stage is set to unravel the mysteries of living in this silo.

Through an investigation by the silos sheriff, Holston, we learn something of the circumstances of his wifes death as well as a little bit about this community (which is really its own/5(K). Wool rabbits require regular brushing and other special treatment that meat breeds do not, so while meat could very well be the by-product of a wool operation, wool is unlikely to make sense as the by-product of a meat operation.

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Woolbridge Manor House, a 14th-century building, is a. Established in and awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade inKing Cole is a family business and one of the best-stocked suppliers servicing wool retailers in the UK and overseas.

Their comprehensive stock features a range of yarns from % acrylic to % wool, and a massive range of patterns to complement. Overview In After War Zoë H.

Wool explores how the American soldiers most severely injured in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars struggle to build some kind of ordinary life while recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center from grievous injuries like lost limbs and traumatic brain injury.

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Based on the high-concept novel by Hugh Howey, the story is set on an Earth where the air is no longer breathable and the world's last community lives underground in a giant silo.

Enjoyable story, unfortunate narration If you’re nostalgic for Cold War-era science fiction, Wool feels like a throwback to some of the themes common to that time, but with sensibilities.

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The story takes places generations after some forgotten apocalypse has made the Earth’s surface uninhabitable. Even if it were just a run-of-the-mill post-apocalyptic novel about a society forced to live underground, “ Wool ” would still be quite a tale. In the summer ofa year-old.

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During World War I, men, women, and children knitted large quantities of clothing and accessories to help the war effort on the Allied side, supplementing the troop's uniforms with socks, hats, scarves, sweaters, mufflers, and ng and women's magazines along with the Red Cross published pamphlets and patterns specifically for sailors and troops.

The War of the Worlds Summary The story begins in an observatory, where an astronomer notices that Mars, older than Earth, has experienced a sudden drop off in sea levels and temperature.

Its inhabitants seek a way off of their planet in order to survive these changes, and they achieve this by firing themselves off of Mars in canisters.

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The story opens with humanity confined to an underground silo consisting of about levels, but without any sort of elevator or escalator, just stairs.

Outside the silo is a barren, poisonous landscape. Wool has been the subject of more protracted and bitter controversy than any other commodity which has been given tariff protection in the United States.

There are, several reasons why it has been the "bloody angle" of the tariff battles. It is an article of common use, the raw material for one of the largest manufacturing industries.

The Cotton Wool War understands the potential that these toxic attitudes have on progress and explores their existence under an objectionable gaze. With a reference to Virginia Woolf’s work in both title and subject matter, The Cotton Wool War focuses on unconscious sexism rearing its ugly head.

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Civil War History See product details. Juliette - The main protagonist in Wool. Before the death of Holston, she worked in Mechanical all her life which provided much of the knowledge and experience she used to survive throughout the book.

She discovers the lies hidden in the silo and is punished because of it. When she is. Directed by Tom Harper. With Sophie Okonedo, Phoebe Fox, Shaun Evans, Ben Chaplin. Eight UK government officials act out their potential response and decisions in a simulated war game scenario in which escalation of nuclear threat between India and Pakistan leads to nuclear war and quite likely the end of the world.

The first book in the acclaimed, New York Times best-selling trilogy, Wool is the story of mankind clawing for survival. The world outside has grown toxic, the view of it limited, talk of it forbidden. The remnants of humanity live underground in a single silo. But there are always those who hope, who dream.

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Wool: Mareferred to the Committee on Military Affairs by United States (Book). General John Ellis Wool did exactly that, distinguishing himself in three consecutive wars: the War ofthe Mexican-American War, and the American Civil War. By the time he began service in the Civil War, General Wool was already 77 years old.In Zoe Wool’s ethnography she shares some key points of her experience working with some of America’s most severely wounded soldiers of the war in the Middle East.

Wool conducted fieldwork with amputees rehabilitating at Walter Reed Medical Center, a military hospital that has become symbolic for the post-war experiences of injured servicemen.Making a name in the New York art scene in the early s, Christopher Wool is best known for his word paintings, white aluminum panels with black stenciled letters spelling out text like "Sell the house, sell the car, sell the kids" (in his work Apocalypse Now).In another group of early paintings, Wool used commercial rollers to apply decorative effects on aluminum panels, and he has.