Sinclair
biographical name Upton Beall 1878-1968 American writer & politician

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  • Sinclair — bezeichnet: Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG), US Fernsehsender Sinclair Research, britische Computerfirma gegründet von Clive Sinclair, sowie deren Produkte, unter anderem die Homecomputer Sinclair ZX80, Sinclair ZX81 und Sinclair ZX Spectrum ein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sinclair — may refer to:People* Sinclair (surname), list of people with this surname * Sinclair Lewis, Nobel Prize winning American writer * Clan Sinclair, Scottish familyCompanies* Sinclair Broadcast Group, operator of American television stations *… …   Wikipedia

  • Sinclair — Sinclair, WY U.S. town in Wyoming Population (2000): 423 Housing Units (2000): 211 Land area (2000): 2.431190 sq. miles (6.296753 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.431190 sq. miles (6.296753 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Sinclair — m English and Scottish: transferred use of the Scottish surname, which originated as a Norman baronial name borne by a family that held a manor in northern France called Saint Clair, probably Saint Clair sur Elle in La Manche. It is an extremely… …   First names dictionary

  • Sinclair — (spr. Sinklähr), 1) schottisches Grasengeschlecht, welches einst die Orkneyinseln besaß (s. Orkney) u. dessen letzter war William im 15. Jahrh., s. ebd. 2) Malcolm, geb. 1691, ging in schwedische Dienste u. gelangte bis zum Rang eines Majors;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sinclair — (spr. Sinklär), Miß, Tochter Sir Johns s.u. Schwester der Gräfin von Glasgow, englische Schriftstellerin, st. im August 1864; sie schr.: Modern society u. Modern accomplishments, 1834 u.ö.; Scotland and the Scotch; Shetland and the Shetlanders;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sinclair — Sinclair, 1) George, Botaniker, geb. 1786, gest. 13. März 1834 in Woburn Abbey als Gärtner des Herzogs von Bedford; schrieb: »Hortus gramineus Woburnensis« (Lond. 1816, 4. Aufl. 1838; deutsch von Schmidt, Stuttg. 1826). 2) John, brit. Staatsmann …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sinclair — Sinclair, Upton …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sinclair — (Upton) (1878 1968) romancier américain: la Fin d un monde (1940) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Sinclair — Sinclair, Up|ton (1878 1968) a US writer who wrote The Jungle, a novel about the ↑meat packing industry in Chicago, which showed that the workers were badly treated and the food was not clean and was likely to cause disease …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sinclair — (izg. sinklȇr), Upton Beall (1878 1968) DEFINICIJA američki romanopisac socijalne orijentacije (Džungla, Petrolej, Kralj Ford) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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