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A Dictionary of British History

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

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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
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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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 Popes

A Dictionary of Popes (3 ed.)   Quick reference

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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 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
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Theology

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Theology   Reference library

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Religion
Length:
730,008 words
Illustration(s):
5
Over 160 entries Exploration of the Bible’s theology is an ever-changing endeavor. While some issues are clearly rooted in the Bible’s historical context like theological ... More
A Dictionary of Logic

A Dictionary of Logic   Quick reference

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Current Version:
2016
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
48,612 words
Over 450 entries A Dictionary of Logic expands on Oxford’s coverage of the topic in works such as The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy. Featuring entries primarily ... 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

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