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(Encyclopedia) pacifism, advocacy of opposition to war through individual or collective action against militarism. Although complete, enduring peace is the goal of all pacifism, the methods of?

Pacific Grove

(Encyclopedia) Pacific Grove, residential and resort city (1990 pop. 16,117), Monterey co., W central Calif., on a point where Monterey Bay meets the Pacific Ocean; inc. 1889. Among the natural?

Pacific Rim

(Encyclopedia) Pacific Rim, term used to describe the nations bordering the Pacific Ocean and the island countries situated in it. In the post?World War II era, the Pacific Rim has become an?

Pacific Margin

(Encyclopedia) Pacific Margin, western section of the great North American Cordillera, W United States and W Canada, stretching from SW Alaska to S Calif. It is composed of a central lowland region (?

Pacific Ocean

(Encyclopedia) Pacific Ocean, largest and deepest ocean, c.70,000,000 sq mi (181,300,000 sq km), occupying about one third of the earth's surface; named by the explorer Ferdinand Magellan; the?

Pacific scandal

(Encyclopedia) Pacific scandal, 1873, a major event in Canadian political history. Charges were made in Parliament that the Conservative administration of Sir John A. Macdonald had accepted campaign?

Pacific Conference

South Division WL PctGBFresno (Giants)8162.566?Salt Lake (Twins)7964.5522Las Vegas (Padres)7072.493101/2Tucson (D'Backs)5785.401231/2West Division WLPctGBCalgary (White Sox)8162.566?Tacoma (?

Pacific Conference

North Division WLPctGBVancouver (Athletics)8458.592?Tacoma (Mariners)6970.496131/2Edmonton (Angels)6574.468171/2Calgary (Marlins)5782.410251/2South Division WL PctGBSalt Lake (Twins)7368.518??

Pacific Conference

West Division WLPctGB*Salt Lake (Twins)8853.624?Tacoma (Mariners)7665.53912Edmonton (Angels)6276.449241/2Calgary (Marlins)5882.414291/2South Division WL PctGB*Sacramento (A's)8953.627?Las?

Pacific Conference

Northern Division WLPctGB*Tacoma (Mariners)8559.590?Calgary (Marlins)7271.503121/2Portland (Padres)7173.49314Edmonton (Twins)6083.420241/2Southern Division WL PctGB*Sacramento (A's)7569.521??