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  • Brian Duff, a NASA public affairs officer, opened by reading a statement from Dr. Charles Berry explaining the import of hygiene precautions.

    First Man

  • DeGot also discovered that the countertrade policy was creating serious problems: Many foreign contractors were unwilling to commit themselves to countertrade, which was delaying the import of critical products.

    Strategic Management in Developing Countries Case Studies

  • "They're doing what" Field Marshal Granville gaped at his Massood counterpart only long enough for the import of the other's words to sink in before the two of them started toward Communications.

    The False Mirror

  • (Havas) The Australian trade union leader, Harry MacNamara, declared a general strike for all workers in the shipping, transport, electronics and related trades because of the belief by members of these trades that the import of working newts into

    The War with the Newts

  • But the import of The Wealth of Nations is revolutionary, nonetheless.

    The Worldly Philosophers

  • His deputy and former minister of agriculture, Youssef Wali, was also detained for 15 days for permitting the import of potentially cancer-causing pesticides.

    Egyptians rally, demand trials for police shooters

  • It dramatically reduced its local-content requirements on individual products and relaxed its rules against the import of finished cars and trucks while retaining its requirement that companies making and selling cars in Mexico balance their trade by exporting as much as they import.3

    The Machine That Changed the World

  • Government-imposed quotas on the import of finished units tend to make importers rich as they raise prices to ration demand, while currency shifts do the opposite.

    The Machine That Changed the World

  • Page 38 the import of her mission, but it was subsequently made known that this was the famous woman spy and scout, Belle Boyd, and the information she detailed right there to General Jackson with the precision of a staff officer, was to the effect that Front

    How a one-legged rebel lives : reminiscences of the Civil War,

  • At the light-speed of awful realization the import of unpleasant coincidence abruptly replaced the fear in Sigh-moving-Fast's mind.

    The False Mirror

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