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  1990 World Series by Baseball Almanac
At the plate, the "Dynamic Duo" of Mark McGwire and Jose Canseco combined for seventy-six home runs and Rickey Henderson led the American League with sixty-five stolen bases and finished as runner-up for the American League batting title with a.325 average and twenty-eight bombs.
Adding to the team's aura of invincibility was the late-August acquisitions of Willie McGee (1990 National League batting champ) from the St. Louis Cardinals and Harold Baines from the Texas Rangers.
Their opponents, the Cincinnati Reds were no strangers to postseason play either, but this Reds roster was not the familiar blueprint of the Big Red Machine that had ruled the National League during the 1970's.
www.baseball-almanac.com /ws/yr1990ws.shtml   (988 words)

  
 1990 Census
The population of the U.S. on April 1, 1990 was 248,709,873.
Tables and maps for 100 percent and sample 1990 census data for all geographies to the block group level
The 1990 Census Lookup data access tool is no longer available, due to resource limitations.
www.census.gov /main/www/cen1990.html   (278 words)

  
  Chairman's Letter - 1990
Overall, yearend 1990 prices of our "permanent four," though far from enticing, were a bit more appealing than they were a year earlier.
After-tax earnings on average equity in 1990 were 51%, a result that would have placed the group about 20th on the 1989 Fortune 500.
Fechheimer's operating performance improved considerably in 1990, as many of the problems we encountered in integrating the large acquisition we made in 1988 were moderated or solved.
www.berkshirehathaway.com /letters/1990.html   (13982 words)

  
  MIDEAST.BOU
Any examination of the Iraqi government's human rights record in 1990, in the light of the stance adopted by the Bush administration toward that stained balance sheet, would have to conclude that this was a "before and after" portrait.
Two years after the Kurds' flight, in November 1990, a Middle East Watch mission to southeast Turkey was able to visit two of the three refugee camps for the 27,000 Iraqi Kurds still temporarily housed in that region.
Attempts during the first half of 1990 by both the House and the Senate to introduce trade-sanctions legislation against Iraq -- citing that country's threats against Israel, its military build-up and its human rights record -- were consistently blocked by the administration.
www.hrw.org /reports/1990/WR90/MIDEAST.BOU-03.htm   (5325 words)

  
  1990 FIFA World Cup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1990 FIFA World Cup was designated by FIFA in 1984 to be held in Italy, making it the second country to host the event twice.
It was won by West Germany, who in a rematch of the 1986 World Cup final beat Argentina 1-0 to lift the trophy.
The World Cup 1990 is widely regarded as one of the least spectacular and most cynical World Cups ever.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Football_World_Cup_1990   (783 words)

  
 1990   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Ebert, A and Taylor, HF (1990) Assessment of the changes in 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid concentration in plant tissue culture media in the presence of activated charcoal.
Ekpo, E.N., and Ojomo, E.E. (1990) The spread of lethal coconut diseases in West Africa: Incidence of Awka Disease (or Bronze Leaf Wilt) in the Ishan area of Bendel State of Nigeria.
Jesty, JHF (1990) The behaviour of coconut and wheat leaf explants in tissue culture.
cocos.arecaceae.com /1990.html   (3541 words)

  
 1978-1990 - Hydro
Delivering plant nutrition and agronomic advice, Hydro is one of the most important suppliers of input factors to the food market in Europe.
In 1990, Hydrogas purchased a share of the state-owned Ceylon Oxygen Company Ltd on Sri Lanka.
This was a chance acquisition rather than carefully planned strategy, but it is a good example of the way Hydro’s industrial chemicals sector was able to take market opportunities as they arose.
www.hydro.com /en/about/history/1978_1990/1978_1990.html   (319 words)

  
 1990 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
October 5 - After 150 years, 10 months and 2 days (Friday, January 3, 1840 - Friday, October 5, 1990), The Herald broadsheet newspaper in Melbourne, Australia is published for the last time as a separate newspaper.
October 8 - Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: In Jerusalem, Israeli police kill 17 Palestinians and wound over 100 near the Dome of the Rock mosque on the Temple Mount.
For a brief while in early 1990, Romania had a civil war in the aftermath of the Romanian Revolution of 1989, the opposition was for Nicolae Ceauşescu and the Communist regime, and those for the new regime.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1990   (3136 words)

  
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Standards Track [Page 2] RFC 1990 PPP Multilink August 1996 There are other instances where bandwidth on demand can be exploited, such as using a dialup async line at 28,800 baud to back up a leased synchronous line, or opening additional X.25 SVCs where the window size is limited to two by international agreement.
Standards Track [Page 17] RFC 1990 PPP Multilink August 1996 5 Public Switched Network Directory Number Address The Address field is one or more octets and indicates the identifier address within the selected class.
Standards Track [Page 19] RFC 1990 PPP Multilink August 1996 encapsulated packets on Y. Since links may be added and removed from a bundle without destroying the state associated with it, the fragment should be assigned the appropriate (next) fragment number.
www.isi.edu /in-notes/rfc1990.txt   (3346 words)

  
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17, Nashua, NH 03062 edp@jareth.enet.dec.com 24 September 1990 Permission is granted to copy this article and to convert it as needed for copying and/or transmission in other forms of media, including radio, television, computer mail, and print.
It sets time limits on the right of people in custody to petition for redress and also limits the courts in which such an appeal may be heard.[12] And on 5 March 1990, the Supreme Court limited the ability of state prison inmates to obtain Federal court review of their convictions and sentences.
In spite of that, as of March 1990, his bank accounts were still frozen and none of the inventories or records had been returned.[22] Grand juries refused to indict Bjornson, but the government is still penalizing him.
www.flashback.se /archive/nia-58   (4924 words)

  
 Savannah College of Art and Design > Alumni > 1990
Cindy Beebe (B.F.A., graphic design, 1990) is a self-employed designer living in Decatur, Ga. Beebe said that in between gardening and playing with her dogs, she designs communications pieces for a variety of clients, including BellSouth, American Express and the American Heart Association, to name a few.
Lourdes Saenz (M.F.A., illustration, 1990) lives in Woodbridge, Va., and is the art director/senior graphic designer for Lion Recording Services Inc. She is responsible for managing the art department and designing music-related material, including CD covers, audio and video cassette packaging and other promotional materials.
Stanley Turner (M.Arch., 1990) was promoted to associate architect at Humphries Poli Architects PC in Denver, Colo. He lives in Evergreen, Colo., with his wife, Amy Cheslin-Turner (B.F.A., painting, 1991) and their children, Brennen (December 1991) and Bradleigh (November 1994).
www.scad.edu /alumni/where/years/1990.cfm   (3276 words)

  
 The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Titles I and V   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America assembled, that this Act may be cited as the "Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990".
[Section 106] Not later than 1 year after July 26, 1990 [the date of enactment of this Act], the Commission shall issue regulations in an accessible format to carry out this subchapter in accordance with subchapter II of chapter 5 of title 5 [United States Code].
- Not later than 9 months after July 26, 1990 [the date of enactment of this Act], the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board shall issue minimum guidelines that shall supplement the existing Minimum Guidelines and Requirements for Accessible Design for purposes of subchapters II and III of this chapter [titles II and III].
www.eeoc.gov /policy/ada.html   (3256 words)

  
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FLATFISH 28.6 $.53 $33,223 $.53 63.1 UFLT 1990 GRND UNSP.
GRENADIERS 80.3 $.15 $26,463 $.15 177.0 GRDR 1990 GRND UNSP.
OCTOPUS 15.9 $.78 $27,518 $.78 35.1 OCTP 1990 OTHR UNSP.
www.psmfc.org /pacfin/data/r308.c90   (367 words)

  
 The Gulf War
Israeli fears were further raised by reports in the Arabic press, beginning in January 1990, that Jordan and Iraq had formed "joint military battalions" drawn from the various ground, air and naval units.
In April 1990, British customs officers found tubes about to be loaded onto an Iraqi-chartered ship that were believed to be part of a giant cannon that would enable Baghdad to lob nuclear or chemical missiles into Israel or Iran (Reuters, April 17, 1990).
PLO leader Yasir Arafat played a critical role in sabotaging an Arab summit meeting that was to have been convened in Saudi Arabia to deal with the invasion.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/History/Gulf_War.html   (2505 words)

  
 Top 100 Corporate Criminals of the 1990's
The conspiracy lasted from January 1990 into February 1999 and affected the vitamins most commonly used as nutritional supplements or to enrich human food and animal feed -- vitamins A, B 2, B5, C, E, and Beta Carotene.
The company pled guilty to conducting illegal experiments on people with the unapproved catheters, including illegal testing of catheters on people for the purpose of determining whether the catheters were safe and effective.
By 1990, a 16-mile stretch of the Alamosa river was biologically dead.
www.corporatepredators.org /top100.html   (13200 words)

  
 1990 Mustang GT
External changes on the 1990 GT’s are limited to color changes only, with Deep Titanium Metallic, Light Titanium Metallic, Wild Strawberry Metallic, Twilight Blue Metallic and Ultra Blue Metallic (all of these available with the optional Titanium lower accent treatment) joining previous GT colors of Black, Oxford White, Bright Red and Cabernet Red.
The biggest changes to the 1990 GT’s were in the cockpit and the most obvious of these was the addition of a driver's-side air bag.
The introduction of the new, exciting paint colors for 1990 did set the ‘90 GTs apart from previous years, but the basic car and equipment was still the same.
www.mustanggt.org /90gt.htm   (749 words)

  
 ASIA.BOU
Directive 135, issued from the Council of Ministers in late 1989 and promulgated by the National Assembly in April 1990, established a paramilitary police unit and inaugurated a series of campaigns against criminals, corruption and opponents to Party policies.
In this climate, it was not surprising that in November and December, Colonel Bui Tin, deputy editor of the party newspaper Nhan Dan, chose to express his views on Vietnam's troubles from France using the BBC to reach his readership in Vietnam.
However, the fluidity of negotiation positions in the course of Cambodian peace talks during 1990 left open the possibility that Vietnam's rejection was not definitive.
www.hrw.org /reports/1990/WR90/ASIA.BOU-12.htm   (1702 words)

  
 YouTube - 1990
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Web of Deceit Part 4 1990: Sure Saddam, take Kuwait.
www.youtube.com /?v=rxx1-XaVjfY   (92 words)

  
 1990 - Wikipédia
Cette page concerne l'année 1990 du calendrier grégorien.
23 août : La Volksammer (assemblée de la RDA) décide l'adhésion de la RDA à la RFA à compter du 3 octobre 1990.
Chemins de fer : 1990 dans les chemins de fer
fr.wikipedia.org /wiki/1990   (2048 words)

  
 1990 Ancestry maps
Ancestry can refer to either a person's ethnic origins or descent, "roots", or heritage or the place of birth of a person or that person's ancestors.
These maps are based on data from the 1990 Census.
Some multiple responses (such as French Canadian or Scotch-Irish) are treated as a single response, reflecting their status as a unique ancestry group.
www.mnplan.state.mn.us /maps/ancestry   (282 words)

  
 Computer history for 1990 - 2000
In 1990 Tim Berners-Lee, working with Robert Cailliau at CERN propose a 'hypertext' system, which is the first start of the Internet as we know it today.
The first search engine Archie, written by Alan Emtage, Bill Heelan, and Mike Parker at McGill University in Montreal Canada is released on September 10, 1990
Archie, the first search engine is introduced on September 10, 1990.
www.computerhope.com /history/19902000.htm   (2073 words)

  
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FOR PUBLIC DOMAIN ETEXTS*Ver.03.08.92*END* THE WORLD FACTBOOK 1990 ELECTRONIC VERSION The World Factbook is produced annually by the Central Intelligence Agency for the use of United States Government officials, and the style, format, coverage, and content are designed to meet their specific requirements.
Dates of information: In general, information available as of 1 January 1990 was used in the preparation of this edition.
Population figures are estimates for 1 July 1990, with population growth rates estimated for mid-1990 through mid-1991.
permanent.access.gpo.gov /lps35389/1990/world12.txt   (4964 words)

  
 Record of American Democracy (ROAD) Project
The NSF-supported ROAD project covers every state in the country from 1984 through 1990 (including some off-year elections).
One collection of data sets includes every election at and above State House, along with party registration and other variables, in each state for the roughly 170,000 precincts nationwide (about 60 times the number of counties).
Another collection has added to these (roughly 30-40) political variables an additional 3,725 variables merged from the 1990 U.S. Census for 47,327 aggregate units (about 15 times the number of counties) about the size one or more cities or towns.
data.fas.harvard.edu /ROAD   (1180 words)

  
 Chicago 1990 Census Maps
These maps constitute a small subset of the essentially infinite number of maps that can be produced from 1990 census data at the University of Chicago Map Collection.
Statistical analysis of this sort is usually known as social area analysis (or factorial ecology) in urban geography and sociology.
The fourteen neighborhood types identified on the map were derived through a two-step process.
www.lib.uchicago.edu /e/su/maps/chimaps.html   (1859 words)

  
 1990: Blogs, Photos, Videos and more on Technorati
Once upon a time, the last thing any country hosting the a major championship wanted was for England to qualify.
At Italia 1990, England were stationed on the island of Sardinia, with suspicions raised that FIFA had fixed the seedings to ensure the “English disease” of hooliganism was quarantined from the Italian mainland.
Blog posts tagged 1990 per day for the past 30 days.
technorati.com /tag/1990   (653 words)

  
 In This Year ... 1990
This area contains a list of interesting reports based around the 7703 titles in the IMDb for 1990.
The form below allows you to search the database for titles from 1990 only.
The A-Z index enables you to browse the titles alphabetically.
us.imdb.com /Sections/Years/1990   (113 words)

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