Tarkington
biographical name (Newton) Booth 1869-1946 American novelist

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  • Tarkington — is a name, which was used by the Vikings, an ancient Scandinavian people who migrated to England and then to the U.S.. They settled in Maryland, then Virginia, and later moved to Tyrrell County, North Carolina. Later they migirated to Texas and… …   Wikipedia

  • Tarkington —   [ tɑːkɪȖtən], Newton Booth, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Indianapolis (Indiana) 29. 7. 1869, ✝ ebenda 19. 5. 1946. In der Tradition des amerikanischen Realismus (W. D. Howells) schildern seine Romane v. a. soziologische und moralische… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tarkington — Tarkington, Booth …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Tarkington — [tär′kiŋ tən] (Newton) Booth 1869 1946; U.S. novelist …   English World dictionary

  • Tarkington — /tahr king teuhn/, n. (Newton) Booth, 1869 1946, U.S. novelist and playwright. * * * …   Universalium

  • Tarkington — Tar•king•ton [[t]ˈtɑr kɪŋ tən[/t]] n. big (Newton) Booth, 1869–1946, U.S. novelist and playwright …   From formal English to slang

  • Tarkington — /ˈtakɪŋtən/ (say tahkingtuhn) noun (Newton) Booth, 1869–1946, US novelist and playwright …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tarkington — /tahr king teuhn/, n. (Newton) Booth, 1869 1946, U.S. novelist and playwright …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tarkington Independent School District — is a public school district in north central Liberty County, Texas (USA). All 4 campuses are located on the same plot of land, with the High School facing County Road 2268, and the other three campus are along Farm to Market Road 163. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Tarkington Prairie, Texas — Tarkington Prairie is a primarily rural unincorporated community spread out over approximately 238 square miles in northeastern Liberty County, Texas, United States. Educational services are provided by Tarkington ISD, fire protection by… …   Wikipedia

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