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Paperback. Worried about your maternal effect or biological clock? Need to know a rhizoid from a rhizome? Think you're going to fail your zoology or botany exam? This dictionary defines over 6000 terms relating to this subject - from amino acids, bacteria and the cell cycle to X-ray diffraction, Y chromosome, and zygotes. Illustrator(s): Turvey, Raymond. Num Pages: 768 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; PS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 128 x 35. Weight in Grams: 522.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
768
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
11Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141013961
ISBN
9780141013961

€ 16.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. Why exactly did Van Gogh cut off his ear? Was Warhol an original or just a copyist? This title provides answers to all this. It includes entries that feature cross-referencing and listings of galleries. Num Pages: 608 pages, No. BIC Classification: AB; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
608
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
7th Seventh Edition, Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140513004
ISBN
9780140513004

€ 19.99
€ 14.67

Paperback. Need a handbook to your architect's business or studies? Struggling with your DIY project? Interested in the art of architecture? This work covers the aspects of architecture and landscape architecture. Ranging from ancient times, it adopts an international perspective focussing on countries and cultures such as Coptic, Tibet and De Stijl. Num Pages: 656 pages, line drawings. BIC Classification: AM; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 30. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
656
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
Subsequent
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140513233
ISBN
9780140513233

€ 19.99
€ 14.67

Paperback. This concise edition of the critically-acclaimed New Penguin Opera Guide focusses on the composers and works most frequently performed today - ranging from Britten to Massenet, and from Mozart to Wagner. Editor(s): Holden, Amanda. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: AVGC9; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 29. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
608
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141016825
ISBN
9780141016825

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Paperback. Of all the decisions a new parent makes, choosing that special name is the most significant and the most rewarding. Suitable for prospective parents, this easy-to-use A-Z guide gives you suggestions for picking the perfect name for your new arrival. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; VFXB1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 28. Weight in Grams: 324.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
KKD0006795
ISBN
9780141040851

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Latest edition of the essential reference book on trends in Palestinian political, economic and social life. Editor(s): Saleh, Mohsen. Num Pages: 490 pages, 65 tables, 60 charts, 2 maps, 7 photos. BIC Classification: 1FBH; 1FBP; GBCY; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 176 x 31. Weight in Grams: 956.
Publisher
Al-Zatouna Centre for Studies and Consultations Lebanon
Number of pages
490
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2010/11 ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9789953500706
ISBN
9789953500706

€ 32.99
€ 7.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSK; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 196 x 25. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
374
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195387063
ISBN
9780195387063

€ 15.99
€ 13.11

Paperback. The renowned Oxford Dictionary of Saints returns in a revised and updated form, providing concise accounts of the lives, cults, and artistic associations of over 1,400 saints, from the famous to the obscure. Featuring new entries on recently canonized saints from around the world, and a new appendix on pilgrimages. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 528 pages, maps. BIC Classification: GBCB; HRC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 192 x 126 x 40. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199596607
ISBN
9780199596607

€ 18.99
€ 14.78

Paperback. An A-Z dictionary edited by John L. Esposito for general readers on the faith, institutions, movements, and concepts of the modern Islamic world. Approximately 2000 entries span the religious, political, and social spheres of modern Islam with background historical entries and particular emphasis on Islam and the West. Editor(s): Esposito, John L. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 384 pages, 12 illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; HRH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 22. Weight in Grams: 524.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
380
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195125597
ISBN
9780195125597

€ 18.99
€ 14.78

Hardcover. This newly compiled and researched dictionary contains entries for more than 45,000 English, Scottish, Welsh, Irish, Cornish, and immigrant surnames. The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland is the ultimate reference work on family names of the UK. Editor(s): Hanks, Patrick; Coates, Richard; McClure, Peter. Num Pages: 3136 pages. BIC Classification: 1DB; GBC; HBTG; WQY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 314 x 186. Weight in Grams: 6852.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199677764
ISBN
9780199677764

€ 604.53

Hardcover. This book provides a brief account of the origins, history, and sense-development of more than 38,000 words. Editor(s): Onions, C. T. Num Pages: 1040 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; CFF; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 166 x 64. Weight in Grams: 1686.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
1040
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1966
Edition
1st ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198611127
ISBN
9780198611127

€ 68.83
€ 52.96

Paperback. This new edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Dance provides the information necessary for dance fans to navigate the diverse dance forms in the 21st century, with new coverage of dance forms that have grown in prominence over the last 10 years, many new biographical entries, and a greater emphasis on the international dance scene. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 512 pages, 1 line drawing. BIC Classification: ASD; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 30. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
512
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199563449
ISBN
9780199563449

€ 16.99
€ 13.95

Paperback. This dictionary is a fascinating guide to the broad range of terms used in the study of the history of Christian art and architecture, including themes, artists, and movements. The long-awaited new edition includes entries by over a dozen expert contributors, and a fully revised online bibliography, bringing it up to date for the 21st century. Editor(s): Devonshire-Jones, Tom; Murray, Linda; Murray, Peter. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 672 pages. BIC Classification: AGR; GBC; HRC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 39. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199695102
ISBN
9780199695102

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. This best-selling dictionary contains over 2,500 succinct entries covering Western art from the ancient Greeks to the present day. It includes biographical entries, styles and movements, materials and techniques, and museums and galleries. Engaging, informative, and up-to-date, it is an invaluable guide to art in the Western world. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 720 pages. BIC Classification: AC; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 129 x 50. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
720
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
4th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199532940
ISBN
9780199532940

€ 18.99
€ 14.78

Paperback. With over 6,000 entries from Aalto to Zwinger, this is the most authoritative dictionary of architectural history available. Beautifully illustrated and extensively revised and expanded, it is an invaluable work of reference for students of architecture, landscape architecture, professional architects, and art historians. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 896 pages, Over 260 line drawings. BIC Classification: AM; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
896
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199674992
ISBN
9780199674992

€ 16.99
€ 13.95

Hardcover. A one-volume encyclopedia covering all aspects of the Bible - key persons, places, events, concepts, institutions, and realities of biblical times. Editor(s): Metzger, Bruce M.; Coogan, Michael David. Series: Oxford Companions. Num Pages: 902 pages, 14 colour maps. BIC Classification: GBC; HRCG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 175 x 62. Weight in Grams: 1538.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Number of pages
902
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1993
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195046458
ISBN
9780195046458

€ 59.65
€ 46.32

Paperback. In a field riven by controversy, the Oxford Companion to Irish History is a comprehensive and balanced source of information on the history of this complex and fascinating country. Written by a team of almost 100 experts, the Companion's 1,800 A-Z entries explore Irish history from earliest times to the beginning of the 21st century. Editor(s): Connolly, S. J. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 672 pages, 7 maps, 1 line diagram. BIC Classification: 1DBR; GBC; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 194 x 41. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Number of pages
672
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199691869
ISBN
9780199691869

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Hardcover. The Oxford Companion to Beer is an unprecedented reference work that explores every aspect of beer, from its history and development throughout the world to the process by which it is created. Filled with fascinating facts and anecdotes, this is a pioneering, comprehensive, and thoroughly entertaining book. Editor(s): Oliver, Brewmaster Garrett (Brooklyn Brewery). Num Pages: 960 pages, 140 illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; WBXD2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 259 x 189 x 49. Weight in Grams: 1724.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
848
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195367133
ISBN
9780195367133

€ 50.99
€ 33.89

Paperback. Editor(s): Kaye, Sharon M. Series: Popular Culture and Philosophy. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GBCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 155 x 16. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Open Court
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812696875
ISBN
9780812696875

€ 29.99
€ 25.13

Paperback. A guide to international and US boating rules which includes the full text of the original rules, and rule-by-rule translations of these rules. It also includes a "One-Minute Guide Decision Tree" and a brief overview of the rules' intent to give you an idea of what to do in any common situation. Num Pages: 160 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; WSSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 187 x 9. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
International Marine Publishing Co United States
Number of pages
168
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071479233
ISBN
9780071479233

€ 20.99
€ 16.43

Paperback. England Rugby has every reason to be excited about 2015. As hosts of the IRB Rugby World Cup and blessed with a team that has been getting better and better for the past couple of years, this could be the year that they emulate the 2003 squad and win the Webb Ellis Trophy. This title looks back at the successful year just gone. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; GBCY; WSJF1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 189 x 11. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Carlton Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780976594
ISBN
9781780976594

€ 19.99
€ 5.46

Hardcover. Used hardback in very good condition. With dustjacket.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
SKU
KRF0041336
ISBN
9781847379184

€ 9.18

Paperback. Num Pages: 70 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: ASDR; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 103 x 6. Weight in Grams: 102.
Publisher
LMH Publishing Jamaica
Number of pages
70
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9789766101541
ISBN
9789766101541

€ 8.14

Hardcover. This bibliography provides a comphrehensive survey of the literature relating to the many political, cultural, economic and developmental aspects of the Nile. All disciplines are covered, including geography, history, anthropology and medicine; travel literature and government literature. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: 1HBE; GBCR; RGL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 47. Weight in Grams: 962.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
544
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860648793
ISBN
9781860648793

€ 104.53