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Global AIDS Policy, draws from more than 200 interviews, especially with key political insiders, policymakers and thinkers, to give an account of the red tape that has allowed America to hobble along in its steps to addressing the AIDS crisis.
SIR - The official of Severn River Crossing, a Mr James Rawle, in response to Lembit Opik's questions, failed to give an account of the profit margin his company achieves from road users.
But there is a higher authority before whom we all have to give an account.
The Bishop of Chester, the writer of this letter and all committed Christians believe one day we will have to give an account of ourselves to God - the Bible is our confidence.
I started writing them because in a vague way I felt I had a responsibility to give an account for my life, so when the day of judgment comes and God asks what did I do with my life, I can hand Him 50 million words'
In detailing the process of Palestinian political and social transformation, the authors give an account of the emergence and development of capitalism in Palestine since late nineteenth century, and determine that it was one of the causes leading to the colonization and Zionization of the country.
The book has three aims, of which the first is the most ambitious: to give an account of the system(s) of medicine relevant to Shakespeare's work, to elucidate medical references in Shakespeare's plays, and to treat in some depth three selected topics (the royal cure of scrofula in Macbeth, the cure of the French king's fistula in All's Well, and Lear's madness), in all of which interpretation and a sense of medical history very fruitfully intersect.
It should understand why it is assembled, and it should be able to give an account of itself.
A democratic citizen is someone who can give an account of his or her commitment to human rights, to the rule of law and equality before the law, to decision-making by the majority and protection of the rights of minorities.
Textile artist Karen Henriques will give an account of development of the quilt.
We also invite O'Callaghan to contact us to give an account of his disgraceful behaviour - and perhaps to apologise.