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  • proper n. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist George Barker (1776-1845).
  • proper n. A surname.


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  • BARKER - Rallying for a 5-0 deficit, Barker used a pair of four run innings to earn an 8-6 non-league win over Pembroke Wednesday.

    Journal Online Homepage

  • I'm not saying Nicola Barker is the latest Charles Dickens, because actually I don't want to start some sort of 19th versus 21st century internecine writing conflagration, and though her canvas is as broad her role of players is much more limited, but I held onto one thought and it was sustained from start to finish.

    Bookerthon 2007 - Darkmans by Nicola Barker

  • Teresa Barker is a veteran journalist and book writer, whose collaborations include the New York Times bestseller Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional

    Teresa Barker biography

  • -- DB Gabe Baker, San Antonio -- Hailing from the same MacArthur High School as head coach David Bailiff and cornerback coach Jason Washington, Barker is a hard-hitting safety who could contribute right away, even if not as a starter.

    Rice - Team Notes

  • Though Barney has thoroughly convinced himself that "The Price Is Right's" Bob Barker is his biological father, he's in for a surprise about his past on "How I Met Your Mother" (CBS at 8) when he discovers all kinds of family secrets while helping his mom move.

    TV Highlights for Monday, Sept. 27

  • "THE FAMILY JAMS," Kevin Barker's film about three young musical acts: Devendra Banhart, Joanna Newsom and Vetiver, who tour the country performing in obscure clubs and meet colorful characters; followed by a question-and-answer session. 7 p.m.,

    D.C. community calendar, Oct. 21 to 28, 2010

  • "THE FAMILY JAMS" Kevin Barker's documentary follows three young musical acts on tour together in 2004.

    Going Out Guide for Washington, D.C., from Oct. 21-28

  • BIOGRAPHY: Clive Barker is the bestselling author of nineteen books, including Weaveworld, Imagica, and Galilee.

    2010 March 31 « The BookBanter Blog

  • At the same time Barker is doing what he does best: delving into a conglomeration of fantasy and horror, taking the reader to a metaphysical plane that can only be reach by the skilled hands of Barker.

    2010 April 15 « The BookBanter Blog

  • Acclaimed novelist/filmmaker/painter Clive Barker is making his return to comic books in October with Clive Barker's Seduth, an especially horrific one-shot being presented with vivid 3-D effects.

    Boing Boing


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