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The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Political and Legal History
The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Political and Legal History
by Donald T. (edt) Critchlow
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Political and Legal History brings together, in one authoritative reference work, an unparalleled wealth of information about the laws, institutions, and actors that have governed America throughout its history... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Aesthetics
Encyclopedia of Aesthetics
by Michael (edt) Kelly
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The first reference of its kind, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics was originally published in 1998 in four volumes. Now revised and expanded to include over 800 entries, the Encyclopedia surveys the full breadth of critical thought on art, culture, and society,... (read more)

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The Complete Encyclopedia of Signs & Symbols: Identification and Analysis of the Visual Vocabulary That Formulates Our Thoughts and Dictates Our React
The Complete Encyclopedia of Signs & Symbols: Identification and Analysis of the Visual Vocabulary That Formulates Our Thoughts and Dictates Our React
by Mark O'connell
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This title deals with identification and analysis of the visual vocabulary that formulates our thoughts and dictates our reactions to the world around us. It is a fascinating guide to hundreds of symbols, signs and ideographs, illustrated with... (read more)

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The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture
The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture
by Judith H. Bonner
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From the Potomac to the Gulf, artists were creating in the South even before it was recognized as a region. The South has contributed to America's cultural heritage with works as diverse as Benjamin Henry Latrobe's architectural plans for the nation's... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac (2003)
The Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac (2003)
by Encyclopedia Britannica
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Created by the editors of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, this handy volume is brimming with facts on every subject under the sun, from history, science, biography, and technology to entertainment, the arts, business, and sports.... (read more)

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World Encyclopedia of Flags
World Encyclopedia of Flags
by Alfred Znamierowski
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This fully revised and updated book is the definitive visual reference to all the international flags. Compiled by a leading authority, the work is an exhaustive and up-to-date summary of world flags, from the largest countries to the smallest states.... (read more)

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An Incomplete Education: 3,684 Things You Should Have Learned But Probably Didn't
An Incomplete Education: 3,684 Things You Should Have Learned But Probably Didn't
by Judy Jones
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Praise for An Incomplete Education “AN ASTONISHING AMOUNT OF INFORMATION.” -The New York Times “IT IS PRECISELY THE BOOK THAT IVE ALWAYS WANTED WITHOUT KNOWING THAT I ALWAYS WANTED IT. . . . Its for people who have huge gaps in their... (read more)

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Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace-text Only (11TH 14 Edition)
Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace-text Only (11TH 14 Edition)
by Joseph M. Williams
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Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.   Williams’ own clear... (read more)

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology: 2-Volume Set (Oxford Encyclopedias of the Bible)
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology: 2-Volume Set (Oxford Encyclopedias of the Bible)
by Daniel M. (edt) Master
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The connection between archaeology and the Bible was forged by the discoveries of the nineteenth century, and archaeological finds became the primary catalyst for changes in biblical studies throughout the twentieth century. A distinct subfield, Biblical... (read more)

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The Route 66 Encyclopedia
The Route 66 Encyclopedia
by Jim Hinckley
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A reference book with a twist, The Route 66 Encyclopedia presents alphabetical entries on Route 66 history, landmarks, personalities, and culture, from Bobby Troup’s anthem “Route 66” to The Grapes of Wrath to the Wigwam Motel... (read more)

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The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It?
The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It?
by Harry Golding
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A reissue of a classic compendium of facts and fun from the 1930s, The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It? is guaranteed to evoke fond memories of a bygone age. Covering everything from history and science to astronomy and nature there's plenty to... (read more)

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Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Popular Culture
Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Popular Culture
by Gary Hoppenstand
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Discover popular funk musicians in Nigeria, and the Senegalese performers who use a rich mix of hip-hop, reggae, and techno to sing about village life and women's rights. Find out about Belgium's long tradition of comics and graphic novels. Learn about... (read more)

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The Romanov Cache
The Romanov Cache
by Dimitri Gat
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The late-night visit of a Russian Orthodox priest draws Yuri Nevsky into a struggle by would-be leaders of post-Soviet Russia to possess a treasure cache created for Czar Nicholas II to use in an exile that never came. At once he is caught up in a lethal... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (Encyclopedia of Library & Information Science, Suppl. 2)
Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (Encyclopedia of Library & Information Science, Suppl. 2)
by Kent Allen
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"The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science provides an outstanding resource in 33 published volumes with 2 helpful indexes. This thorough reference set--written by 1300 eminent, international experts--offers librarians, information/computer... (read more)

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Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language
by David Crystal
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English is arguably the nearest thing we have to a world language, and yet it is a language with a wealth of varieties, dialects, and traditions, all developing in different ways and at different speeds. This book is a superbly written and illustrated... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Populism in America [2 Volumes]: A Historical Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia of Populism in America [2 Volumes]: A Historical Encyclopedia
by Edited By Alexandra Kindell And Elizabeth S. Demers.
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The Populist Movement was founded in the late 1800s when farmers and other agrarian workers formed cooperative societies to fight exploitation by big banks and corporations. Today, populism encompasses both right-wing and left-wing movements... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of the Exquisite: An Anecdotal History of Elegant Delights
Encyclopedia of the Exquisite: An Anecdotal History of Elegant Delights
by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins
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Encyclopedia of the Exquisite is a lifestyle guide for the Francophile and the Anglomaniac, the gourmet and the style maven, the armchair traveler and the art lover. It’s an homage to the esoteric world of glamour that doesn’t require much... (read more)

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New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture #20: The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 20: Social Class
New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture #20: The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 20: Social Class
by Larry J. Griffin
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This volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture offers a timely, authoritative, and interdisciplinary exploration of issues related to social class in the South from the colonial era to the present. With introductory essays by J. Wayne Flynt and... (read more)

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Booms and Busts: An Encyclopedia of Economic History from the First Stock Market Crash of 1792 to the Current Global Economic Crisis: An Encyclopedia
Booms and Busts: An Encyclopedia of Economic History from the First Stock Market Crash of 1792 to the Current Global Economic Crisis: An Encyclopedia
by James (edt) Ciment
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The topic of economic cycles is hot, of course, and in focusing on this critical aspect of economic history, this reference offers something other than a general economics text. Editor Ciment, identified as an independent scholar, is the author of the... (read more)

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The Encyclodpedia of Old Fishing Lures: Made in North America
The Encyclodpedia of Old Fishing Lures: Made in North America
by A. Slade Robert A. Slade
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Robert A. Slade, after collecting old fishing tackle since 1958 and contributing articles on old fishing lures for a collector magazine for several years started researching and writing books in the 1990's. He published the HISTORY & COLLECTIBLE FISHING... (read more)

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