Knowles, John

Knowles, John,

1926–2001, American writer, b. Fairmont, W. Va., grad. Yale, 1949. He is best known for his semiautobiographical first novel, A Separate Peace (1960), a coming-of-age story about a boy in a New England prep school during World War II. A sequel, Peace Breaks Out, appeared in 1981. His other novels include Morning in Antibes (1962), The Paragon (1971), Spreading Fires (1974), and A Vein of Riches (1979).
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Hoping to follow in the footsteps of last year's winner Georgia 'Toff' Toffolo are the likes of Nick Knowles, John Barrowman, Rita Simons, Fleur East and Harry Redknapp.
These rules will increase costs related to disposal of coal ash moving forward, and extend the long-term liability associated with the risks of storing coal ash on the utility's property,--from "Reclaiming and Recycling Coal Fly Ash for Beneficial Reuse with the STAR Process, "a 2015 World of Coal Ash presentation by The SEFA Group's Jimmy Knowles, John Castleman, P.E.
Dan Knowles, John Lewis' director of selling operations, said trading was expected to continue improving as the pre-Christmas shopping rush geared up.
"Plus there's much content also focusing on the likes of Stan Cullis, Billy Wright, Bill Slater, Peter Knowles, John Richards, Steve Bull - right up to the exciting Mick McCarthy era."
Roger Lewis, Suzy Hopwood, John Barnett, John Laycock and Lyn Cowley' Andy Moore, Mathew Headland and Richard Maskill' Greg Stenson, Jaz Khukun, Stuart Williams, Simon Knowles, John Barnett and John Laycock' Gavin McLaren and Jay Boyce
Hills Latest To Win: 11/4 Kim Medcalf, Debra Stephenson, 3/1 Dawn Steele, 9/2 Edith Bowman, 8/1 Christopher Colquhoun, 10/1 Adrian Edmondson, 20/1 Konnie Huq, 25/1 Reggie Yates, 40/1 Nick Knowles, John Culshaw, 50/1 Gina Yashere, 66/1 Jenny Eclair.
GET ME OUT: The regulars in the pub garden (from left) Alan Lennon, Anna-Marie Heath, Jane Tallis, Darren Knowles, John Glover, Barry Hughs, Sue Hughs and Nicky Hextal - the winner - and (below) Kerry McFadden who won the TV version.
18; and Knowles, John, "Defense Acquisition Board Clears B-1B DSUP for EMD," JED, May 1997, pp.
Front row: Tony Brindley, Dennis Cakebread, Geoffrey Dobbs, June Knowles, John Franklyn, Delma Brindley, Robert Cartwright, Margaret Lea, Stanley Perrins.; The line-up is: Back row, left to right: Gordon Kimberley (Longford Park), Ron Harbin (Broad Street), Alan Goode (Broad Street), Derek Dodd (Grange), Alan Cook (Frederick Bird), Bill Treherne (Broad Street), John Porter (Foxford).