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M. Anthony Burns

M. Anthony Burns is an American businessman and chairman emeritus of the board of directors of Ryder System, Inc., an American-based provider of transportation and supply chain management products. He currently serves as managing owner/chairman of Red Ledges Land Development, Inc. in Heber City, Utah, and as a member of the boards of directors of Pfizer Inc. and Huntsman Corporation.

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M. C. Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher, usually referred to as M. C. Escher, was a Dutch graphic artist. He is known for his often mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints. These feature impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, architecture, and tessellations.

Type: ArtistNationality: Dutch

M. C. Gainey

Michael Connor Gainey (born January 18, 1948) is an American actor whose distinctive mustache, 6'2" height, and intimidating appearance have landed him supporting roles as Southern or Southwestern thugs and criminals. He is known for playing a major role in the 1997 Con Air action movie.

Type: television actor,film actor,actor,comedian,voice actorNationality: United States of America

M. C. Richards

Mary Caroline Richards was an American poet, potter and writer, best known for her book Centering in Pottery, Poetry and the Person.

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M. Carey Thomas

Martha Carey Thomas was an American educator, suffragist, linguist, and second President of Bryn Mawr College.

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M. Emmet Walsh

Michael Emmet Walsh is an American actor who has appeared in over 200 film and television productions.

Type: ActorNationality: American

M. F. Husain

Maqbool Fida Husain (17 September 1915 9 June 2011 commonly known as MF, was an Indian-born Indian-Qatari eminent painter.

Type: ArtistNationality: Czechoslovakian

M. F. K. Fisher

Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher was a preeminent American food writer. She was also a founder of the Napa Valley Wine Library. She wrote some 27 books, including a translation of The Physiology of Taste by Brillat-Savarin. Two volumes of her journals and correspondence came out shortly before her death in 1992. Her first book, Serve it Forth, was published in 1937.

Type: WriterNationality: American

M. H. Abrams

Meyer Howard Abrams is an American literary critic, known for works on Romanticism, in particular his book The Mirror and the Lamp. Under Abrams' editorship, the Norton Anthology of English Literature became the standard text for undergraduate survey courses across the U.S. and a major trendsetter in literary canon formation.

Type: CriticNationality: American

M. J. Hyland

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Type: writer,poet lawyer,novelistNationality: United Kingdom,Australia

M. J. Rose

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Type: writer,novelistNationality: United States of America

M. John Harrison

Michael John Harrison (born 26 July 1945), known for publication purposes primarily as M. John Harrison, is an English author and literary critic. His work includes the Viriconium sequence of novels and short stories (1971–1984), Climbers (1989), and the Kefahuchi Tract trilogy, which consists of Light (2002), Nova Swing (2006) and Empty Space (2012). He is widely considered one of the major stylists of modern fantasy and science fiction, and a "genre contrarian". The Times Literary Supplement described him as 'a singular stylist' and the Literary Review called him 'a witty and truly imaginative writer'. Robert Macfarlane has said: "Harrison is best known as one of the restless fathers of modern SF, but to my mind he is among the most brilliant novelists writing today, with regard to whom the question of genre is an irrelevance."

Type: writer,novelist,science fiction writerNationality: United Kingdom

M. K. Hobson

M. K. Hobson (born January 21, 1969) is an American speculative fiction and fantasy writer. In 2003 she was a Pushcart Prize nominee, and her debut novel The Native Star was nominated for the 2010 Nebula Award. She lives in Oregon City, Oregon.

Type: novelist,science fiction writerNationality: United States of America

M. King Hubbert

Marion King Hubbert was a geoscientist who worked at the Shell research lab in Houston, Texas. He made several important contributions to geology, geophysics, and petroleum geology, most notably the Hubbert curve and Hubbert peak theory, with important political ramifications. He was often referred to as M. King Hubbert or King Hubbert.

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