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A Dictionary of British History

A Dictionary of British History (3 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2016
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
494,495 words
‘The book is packed with interest to the final page’ – The Independent Over 3,800 entries Written by over 100 specialist ... More
A Dictionary of Popes

A Dictionary of Popes (3 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Religion
Length:
299,806 words
‘well-researched, extremely well written, and a delightful exercise in its own right … an entertaining read for those of any religion or of none’ – Church Times ... More
A Dictionary of Atheism

A Dictionary of Atheism   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
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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Subject Reference
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
Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise (2 ed.)   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Over 2,000 entries This accessible dictionary is packed full of authoritative information on foods and drinks, types of diet, sports and activities, ... More
A Dictionary of Sports Studies

A Dictionary of Sports Studies   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Social sciences, Society and culture
Length:
262,908 words
This is the brand new Dictionary of Sports Studies. It contains over 1,100 clear, concise, and authoritative entries compiled by Professor Alan Tomlinson, a leading expert in the field. ... More
A Dictionary of Journalism

A Dictionary of Journalism   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Media studies
Length:
115,443 words
‘A book so good every journalist will ask: “Why didn't I think of that?”’ – Roy Greenslade Over 1,400 entries ... More
A Dictionary of Accounting

A Dictionary of Accounting (5 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Social sciences, Business and Management
Length:
218,868 words
Over 3,900 entries This best-selling dictionary contains entries on all aspects of accounting, including financial accounting, financial reporting, management accounting, ... More
The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History (2 ed.)   Quick reference

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
History, Local and Family History
Length:
446,512 words
‘substantial and invaluable’ TLS The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History is the most comprehensive and authoritative guide available to all things ... More
A Dictionary of Scientists

A Dictionary of Scientists   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Science and technology
Length:
444,586 words
From Archimedes and Copernicus to Stephen Hawking and Stephen Jay Gould, this is the most authoritative and up-to-date biographical dictionary of scientists currently available. Spanning ... More

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