HMC

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HMCHamad Medical Corporation (Doha, Qatar)
HMCHarvey Mudd College (Claremont, CA)
HMCHosted Messaging and Collaboration
HMCHyundai Motor Company (South Korea)
HMCHybrid Memory Cube
HMCHayatabad Medical Complex (Peshawar, Pakistan)
HMCHeavy Mechanical Complex (pvt) Ltd. (Taxila, Pakistan)
HMCHalf Mini Card (computing)
HMCHeadmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (UK trade association)
HMCHarborview Medical Center (Seattle, Washington)
HMCHeavy Mineral Concentrate (mining)
HMCHunterdon Medical Center (Flemington, NJ)
HMCHorizontal Machining Center
HMCHistorical Manuscripts Commission (UK)
HMCHoya Multi-Coated (glass filter)
HMCHeerema Marine Contractors (Netherlands)
HMCHittite Microwave Corporation (Chelmsford, MA)
HMCHawkins Motor Coach (motorhomes)
HMCHarvard Management Company
HMCHoffman Modulation Contrast
HMCHardware Management Console
HMCHigh Speed Memory Controller
HMCHealey Motor Company
HMCHyundai Motor Company
HMCHalal Monitoring Committee (UK)
HMCHome Mortgage Consultant (Wells Fargo)
HMCHigh Modulus Carbon
HMCChief Hospital Corpsman (Navy Designation Rating)
HMCHome Media Center
HMCHarvard Model Congress (est. 1986; government simulation; various locations)
HMCHawk Mountain Council (Pennsylvania; Boy Scouts of America)
HMCHybrid Monte Carlo
HMCHeritage Motor Centre (British Motor Industry Heritage Trust; UK)
HMCHealth Management Consultants (Columbia, MD)
HMCRoyal Commission on Historical Manuscripts
HMCHendrick Medical Center (Abilene, TX)
HMCHybrid Microcircuit
HMCHalifax Metro Centre (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada)
HMCHouse Music Channel (Internet radio)
HMCHardware Management Console for pSeries (IBM)
HMCHold Me Close
HMCHenley Management College (UK)
HMCHospitality Marketing Consultants (Newport Beach, CA)
HMCHitachi Medical Corporation (Tokyo, Japan)
HMCHighland Medical Center (various locations)
HMCHair Moisturizing Complex (Soft & Beautiful)
HMCHoly Mother Church
HMCHuron Mountain Club (Michigan)
HMCHalifax Medical Center
HMCHurley Medical Center (Flint, Michigan)
HMCHartz Mountain Corporation (New Jersey)
HMCHer Majesty's Coastguard (UK)
HMCHowitzer Motor Carriage
HMCHazard Mitigation Coordinator (US FEMA)
HMCHomage to Catalonia (George Orwell book)
HMCHalley Multicolor Camera
HMCHollywood Medical Center (Hollywood, FL)
HMCHino Motors Canada, Ltd.
HMCHiper Media Chassis (High Performance Group)
HMCHome Management Centre (Hong Kong)
HMCHinckley Mountaineering Club (UK)
HMCHawthorne Machinery Co. (California)
HMCAl-Hayat Media Centre (Islamic State media)
HMCHistoric Mining Camp (various locations)
HMCHazardous Materials Compliance
HMCHyundai Motor Corporation
HMCHerter Music Center (Bay City, Michigan)
HMCHighspeed Memory Controller
HMCHyderabad Municipal Corporation (Pakistan)
HMCHoosier Motor Club (AAA)
HMCHeterogeneous Multicast
HMCHygroscopic Moisture Content
HMCHomemade Crap (Finnish indie-movie group)
HMCHydrogen Master Clock
HMCHolonic Manufacturing Consortium
HMCHonda Motor Corp Ltd (stock symbol)
HMCHigh Mobility Camouflage
HMCHoyle Majestic Chess (video game)
HMCHard Minerals Committee
HMCHis/Her Majesty's Customs
HMCHistorical Marginal Cost
HMCHeroin, Morphine, and Cocaine mixture
HMCHeavy Medium Cyclone
HMCHEED (Health, Education and Economic Development) Media Center (Bangladesh)
HMCHealthcare Management Company, Inc.
HMCHundred Million Club
HMCHextable Methodist Church (UK)
HMCHidden Markov Channel
HMCHigh Maintenance Chick
HMCHome Manufacturers Council of NAHB (National Association of Home Builders)
HMCHealth Management Corporation, Inc (Richond, VA)
HMCHarmonie Municipale de Chevrières (French)
HMCHit My Cell
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com, he had read George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia - which describes the author's fight against fascist nationalists during the Spanish Civil War - and wanted to fight the evil of his day.
George Orwell, the well-known English author of Animal Farm and Ninety Eighty Four fame, fought in the Spanish Civil War and wrote about his experiences there in a chronicle called Homage to Catalonia in which he prophesied that the fascists under Franco would win or that Spain would be divided.
Comparing Down and Out in Paris and London to The Sun Also Rises and "The Snows of Kilimanjaro," Homage to Catalonia to The Spanish Earth and The Fifth Column, Bartholomew analyzes the writers' biographies and disparate works so as to overview her course on the two modernists, by the end sketching a spy literature course whose reading list could productively include these and other writings by Orwell and Hemingway.
He discusses educating Eric Blair (Orwell's birth name) and Burmese Days; Paris and London; A Clergyman's Daughter, Keep the Aspidistra Flying, and The Road to Wigan Pier; Homage to Catalonia, Coming Up for Air, and the outbreak of war; the Second World War; 1945-46 and Animal Farm, and 1947-49 and Nineteen Eighty-Four.
I was genuinely moved by the sight of a square named in honour of author George Orwell who wrote Homage to Catalonia, his personal account of the Spanish Civil War.
Orwell's report on the Spanish Civil War, the inspirational Homage to Catalonia, moved generations of young radicals with the immediacy of its reportage and its sense that real democracy is possible.
Orwell estaba convencido de que la falta de claridad en el uso del lenguaje escrito llevaba inevitablemente al engano y a la manipulacion politicas, incluso a algo aun mas temible: la "destruccion del pasado" (como es evidente en obras como Homage to Catalonia, Coming Up for Air, Animal Farm y 1984).
AN English teacher gave me Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell when I was about 13 and I thought it was the most inspirational, beautiful thing and it has informed all that I do ever since.
It's a feature which did not escape the attention of George Orwell who made this observation in his book, Homage To Catalonia, published just before the war: "Earthquakes in Japan, famines in China, revolutions in Mexico?
George Orwell, who was an officer in one of the leftist armies fighting in that war, wrote in his Homage to Catalonia,