Liang Qi-chao s Opinions on the Rice-Plundering Movement in Hunan;
On the Memory about the Rice Riots of Wuxi Countryside During the period of 1930's
The Qing Government s Poor Ability to Fight Natural Calamaties and the Rice Riots in Jiangsu Province in the Decade of the Late Qing Dynasty;
be stampeded into a wave of panic buying
The grain price unceasing rising and many rebellions occurring because of the grain shortage are the main performances in this term.
Frequent drops in the dollar parity have repeatedly touched off gold rushes.
A wave of train robberies followed the Reno brothers' startling hold-up.
They started a wave of buying.
on the port/starboard tack
sail on the port (starboard) tack
左 (右) 舷抢风行驶
To sail in the direction from which the wind blows.
To head(a boat)very close into the wind.
Another trend that I saw in all three places I visited was the bohemian look.
To work against the wind by a zigzag course;tack.
It's 17 meters in high tide and 10 meters in low tide.
steal the scene/show (esp unexpectedly)
tack to port/starboard
Little Jeannie stole the show.