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World Maps

World Maps   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias, Geographical reference, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
2,169 words
Illustration(s):
891
This title now includes over 775 maps, with locator, physical and political maps for each country, over 120 island maps, state maps for North America, Canada, and Mexico, and more than 100 ... More
A Dictionary of World Mythology

A Dictionary of World Mythology   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Society and culture, Customs and Traditions, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
129,130 words
Illustration(s):
19
Since Plato first coined the term 'mythologia', mythology has come to hold greater significance and power as a crucial element of civilization as a whole. Written by a leading scholar of ... More
The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names (3 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Over 10 500 entries This dictionary explores the history, meanings, and origin of place names around the world. It covers countries, regions, islands, cities, and towns, giving ... More
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions   Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
495,618 words
Illustration(s):
1
Abridged from the acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of World Religions, this Concise version is written by an expert team of 80 international and multi-faith contributors. It contains entries on ... More
The Oxford Companion to World War II

The Oxford Companion to World War II   Reference library

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
History, Military History, Social sciences, Warfare and Defence
Length:
987,971 words
Illustration(s):
245
This online edition was reviewed and selectively updated by the original editors in 2011. Written by more than 140 specialist contributors from Italy, Germany, and Japan, as well ... More
A Dictionary of Writers and their Works

A Dictionary of Writers and their Works (3 ed.)   Quick reference

Over 3,200 entries An essential guide to authors and their works that focuses on the general canon of British literature from the fifteenth century to the ... More
A Dictionary of Zoology

A Dictionary of Zoology (4 ed.)   Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
338,800 words
Illustration(s):
61
Over 6,000 entries This best-selling dictionary covers all aspects of zoology, including terms from the areas of ecology, animal behaviour, evolution, ... More

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