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Cresap's War - Outbreak of Hostilities - Arrival of Pennsylvania Militia
... a posse to arrest Cresap, but when deputy Knowles Daunt was at the door, Cresap fired through it, wounding Daunt ... Cresap for a candle, so that they could see to tend to Daunt's wounds, but Mrs ... she glad he had been hit, she would have preferred the wound had been to his heart." When Daunt died, Pennsylvania Governor Gordon demanded that Maryland arrest Cresap for murder ...
Seton Daunt - Early Years
... Daunt was born in Hastings in East Sussex, England ... It was there Daunt met producer/mixer Ash Howes, who has since provided Daunt with several opportunities to play as a session guitarist on many successful records ... A year later, Daunt met Dan Brown, who introduced him to Santa's Boyfriend ...
Seton Daunt - Solo Work
... Outside of Fiction Plane, Daunt works with The Daunting, a Desert Folk band, in which he collaborates with his wife, Halima ... Daunt has also recently produced a few tracks for his brother Will’s band, The Molotovs ... On 16 January 2009, Daunt performed with Icelandic singer Emiliana Torrini on the French television program Taratata, playing guitar on her single "Jungle Drum" ...
Waterstones - History and Developments - Alexander Mamut & James Daunt: 2011–present
... Mamut appointed James Daunt, founder of Daunt Books, as managing director and a Board of Directors was announced in October 2011 including Miranda ... James Daunt launched the new commercial agreement with Amazon stating that Waterstones would be offering "e-reading services and offer Kindle digital devices ... to launch the Nook in the UK, or that the company was developing its own device, but Daunt 'ultimately rejected' other avenues as Waterstones 'would have been out of the market ...
Daunt Books
... Daunt Books is a chain of bookshops in London, founded by James Daunt ... It traditionally specialised in travel books ...