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A short-story writer (his “The Evils of Spain” could be read along with this book), Pritchett was a master of compression.Book Bag: Paul Theroux’s Favorite Inner-Journey Travel Books|Paul Theroux|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Allen Guelzo's new history of the civil war, Fateful Lightning, is a masterpiece of compression.
He insisted they were just the result of “literary license” and “compression,” suggesting Relin was complicit.The Death of Co-Author of ‘Three Cups of Tea’ Is Ruled Suicide|Michael Daly|December 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Now observe a mass first subjected to compression, and next to tension.Inventors at Work|George Iles
Compression of the artery makes no difference in the size or tension of the swelling.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
The compression around my chest was like that of a tightening band of iron.Swept Out to Sea|W. Bertram Foster
The fifteenth point concerns steel in compression in reinforced concrete columns or beams.Some Mooted Questions in Reinforced Concrete Design|Edward Godfrey
This compression will be vastly increased through the simultaneous opening of the eight circular speaking ports SP.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
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