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The Diner’s Dictionary

The Diner’s Dictionary (2 ed.)   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2013
Over 2,300 entries Seasoned generously with literary wit, The Diner’s Dictionary is a veritable feast, tracing the origins and history of over 2,300 gastronomical words and ... More
A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

A Dictionary of Plant Sciences (3 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
285,389 words
Illustration(s):
56
Over 7,600 entries Completely revised and updated with over 250 new entries, the third edition of this dictionary offers broad coverage of all aspects related to the field of ... More
A Supplementary Dictionary of Transport Studies

A Supplementary Dictionary of Transport Studies   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Social sciences, Business and Management
Length:
15,120 words
Over 150 entries These entries clearly define and describe essential terms relating to the academic area of transport studies. This primarily includes technical vocabulary from ... More
A Dictionary of Atheism

A Dictionary of Atheism   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy
Length:
17,055 words
Over 150 entries This new dictionary provides definitions of terms related to the subject of atheism, ranging from those of historic importance, including ... More
A Dictionary of Social Research Methods

A Dictionary of Social Research Methods   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Social sciences, Sociology
Length:
38,930 words
Over 400 entries This new dictionary offers succinct, clear, expert explanations of key terms from both method and methodology in social research. It covers the whole range of ... More
A Guide to Countries of the World

A Guide to Countries of the World (4 ed.)   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Over 240 entries This invaluable A–Z provides a wealth of up-to-date information on every country in the world, including dependent territories. Each entry provides a brief ... More
Dynasties of the World

Dynasties of the World (2 ed.)   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2014
Subject:
History
Length:
78,695 words
Over 260 entries From Horus Aha, first king of Egypt, to Willem-Alexander, the new king of the Netherlands, this unique reference resource charts five ... More
Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

Encyclopedia of Aesthetics   Reference library

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Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Philosophy
Length:
1.92 million words
Illustration(s):
97
The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics is the first reference work to survey the full breadth of critical thought on art, culture, and society from classical philosophy to ... More
A Dictionary of Modern Design

A Dictionary of Modern Design (2 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Art & Architecture
Length:
281,768 words
Over 950 entries From the Arts and Crafts Movement to Postmodernism, Apple to Frank Lloyd Wright, this fascinating dictionary covers the past 160 years of international design, ... More
The Oxford Companion to Cheese

The Oxford Companion to Cheese   Reference library

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Current Version:
2017
Subject:
Society and culture, Cookery, Food, and Drink
Length:
510,885 words
Over 850 entries The Oxford Companion to Cheese is the first truly comprehensive reference work dedicated to the exploration of how four basic ingredients—milk, microorganisms, ... More

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