Ivory

Ivory is a hard, white material from the tusks (traditionally elephants') and teeth of animals, that consists mainly of dentine, one of the physical structures of teeth and tusks. The chemical structure of the teeth and tusks of mammals is the same, regardless of the species of origin. The trade in certain teeth and tusks other than elephant is well established and widespread; therefore, "ivory" can correctly be used to describe any mammalian teeth or tusks of commercial interest which are large enough to be carved or scrimshawed.Ivory has been valued since ancient times in art or manufacturing for making …

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UCP: University of Calgary Press · 15 July 2024 English

Invisible Lives chronicles cycles of dysfunction and domestic violence. Using experimental hybrid poetry, Cristalle Smith breaks generational silence in lyric resonance, reflecting on a childhood rife with upheaval and poverty, …

Stark. Bare lightbulbs humming in the vanity. White Ivory Soap that Grandma Jerry used to make me eat when


DDN: Dundurn Press · 11 June 2024 English

An anarchist online group sets out to assassinate the corporate elites they believe have turned culture into a digital nightmare.“A blistering look at what our online and offline lives have …

and white. The creamy white silk blouse and the ivory pearls. The tight black wool skirt and black pumps


UAP: University of Alberta Press · 6 June 2024 English

Feministing in Political Science examines what is at stake in contesting the boundaries of the contemporary university. This critique of mainstream Canadian political science pushes beyond typical studies of institutions …

climate that is hostile. The privileges of the ivory tower are built on the backs of those it long did


INSPQ: Institut national de santé publique du Québec · 22 May 2024 French

L’augmentation de cas de syphilis chez les femmes québécoises en âge de procréer est particulièrement préoccupante car elle se traduit par une hausse de cas de syphilis congénitale. L’INSPQ a …

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DDN: Dundurn Press · 21 May 2024 English

An enchanting tale of the complex and fascinating life of Luisa Abrego of Seville, an emancipated woman who forges a new future for herself in colonial Mexico and gets caught …

with one of those expensive but ugly fans made of ivory sticks. “Yes, she is back and has set up shop in


Fraser Institute · 14 May 2024 English

This report presents the results of the Fraser Institute's 2023 annual mining survey, which assesses the impact of mineral endowments and policy factors on attitudes toward exploration investment. The survey …

Ireland* Spain Victoria Angola Greenland* Kenya* Ivory Coast 12 Fraser Institute Annual Survey of Mining 60.92 65.92 76.64 54 /86 46/62 45/84 43/77 20/76 Ivory Coast 55.70 65.49 ** ** ** 44 /86 30/62 ** ** ** Greenland* Tanzania Ghana Cambodia* Uganda* Vietnam* Ivory Coast Thailand* Senegal* Bulgaria* New Zealand Chile 62.29 74.81 41.60 70 /86 61/62 52/84 44/77 68/76 Ivory Coast 46.94 58.73 ** ** ** 54 /86 34/62 ** ** ** Morocco* Wyoming* Tasmania Washington* Colorado Ivory Coast Chile Fiji* New Brunswick* New South Wales


CHB: Coach House Books · 7 May 2024 English

Taking its title from lossless data compression algorithms, Lossless transmits through time and space those ‘stabs of self’ that intensify with loss of relationships, of faith, of childhood, of people. …

RELIGION AT ST. BRENDAN’S? A carved soap boat, Ivory, afloat in the surround: a memory flare, as if


NPI: Northern Policy Institute · 25 April 2024 English

The Client Satisfaction Survey asked questions pertaining The aim of the report is to summarize the findings from to the settlement experience of newcomers to Northern each of the three …

France, while 13 per cent immigrated from either Ivory Coast or Algeria. To compare, the Client Satisfaction cent of clients immigrated from either Algeria or Ivory Coast. Data from both the Client Intake Forms and


UAP: University of Alberta Press · 4 April 2024 English

That Audible Slippage invokes a poetics of active listening and environmental sound to investigate the ways in which we both hear and fail to hear insufficiency, loss, incompleteness, and other …

appetite for Daddy’s secret coping mechanism — one ivory face turned to his daughter’s smile the shaded other


CPRC: University of Regina Press · 30 March 2024 English

Emily McGiffin’s poems examine imperial violence and colonialism in South Africa and Canada. Multifaceted and multi-voiced, Emily McGiffin’s poems explore the ongoing violence, destruction, and loss wrought by colonialism and …

the heartsickness that settles with the grime | ivory blades of scarified noon fall daily | whereupon


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