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Paperback. Now reissued in new covers, Arthur Cotterell's fascinating book sets out clearly the chief myths of the world and explains why different mythologies arose in different lands, from the powerful gods of Greece, Rome, and Scandinavia to the mystical deities of Buddhist and Hindu India. Series: Oxford Quick Reference. Num Pages: 328 pages, 12 halftones, 7 maps. BIC Classification: GBC; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 18. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192177476
ISBN
9780192177476

€ 16.99
€ 13.81

Paperback.
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
1997-1998 ed
SKU
KNW0009096
ISBN
9780847687053

€ 9.91

Paperback. This alphabetical guide to language and mind gives an up-to-date introduction to the key topics of speech comprehension, speech production and child language. The entries are concise and lucid, and provide an easy-to-read overview of an area of linguistics which lies at the core of the human ability to use language. Series: Glossaries in Linguistics. Num Pages: 140 pages, 5 b&w illustrations, bibliography. BIC Classification: CFA; CFD; GBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 134 x 11. Weight in Grams: 138.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Number of pages
140
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748618248
ISBN
9780748618248

€ 34.62

Paperback. This book covers alphabetically both the major concepts in political theory and the key writers in the field. While ensuring accuracy and objectivity, the entries represent interpretations that are both challenging and interesting. Series: Politics Glossaries. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; JPA. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 132 x 17. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Pres
Number of pages
216
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748622603
ISBN
9780748622603

€ 19.28

Hardcover. This book covers alphabetically both the major concepts in political theory and the key writers in the field. While ensuring accuracy and objectivity, the entries represent interpretations that are both challenging and interesting. Series: Politics Glossaries. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; JPA. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748628032
ISBN
9780748628032

€ 56.93

Paperback. This pocket-sized alphabetic guide introduces popular terms used in the study of language and society. A central topic within modern linguistics, sociolinguistics deals with human communication and the use of language in its social context. This glossary provides full coverage of both traditional and contemporary terminology. Series: Glossaries in Linguistics. Num Pages: 160 pages, 10ill. BIC Classification: CFB; DSR; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 10. Weight in Grams: 184.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748616237
ISBN
9780748616237

€ 21.47

Paperback. This A-Z guide will explain the key concepts and institutions linked to the European Union, along with brief biographies of the leading figures related to the foundation and development of the EU. This will allow students to relate some of the theoretical concepts with the people who introduced them. Series: Politics Glossaries. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; JPSN2. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 166.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748625765
ISBN
9780748625765

€ 19.40

Paperback. A handy reference guide to the events, personnel, policies and institutions relevant to British government and politics. The book will offer a series of authoritative definitions and explanations of the key terminology and sharp vignettes of the leading characters who have graced the political scene in recent years. Series: Politics Glossaries. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; GBC; JP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 129 x 198 x 21. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748625550
ISBN
9780748625550

€ 19.30

Hardcover. A handy reference guide to the events, personnel, policies and institutions relevant to British government and politics. The book will offer a series of authoritative definitions and explanations of the key terminology and sharp vignettes of the leading characters who have graced the political scene in recent years. Series: Politics Glossaries. Num Pages: 296 pages, n/a. BIC Classification: 1DBK; GBC; JP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748625543
ISBN
9780748625543

€ 62.30

Paperback. This Glossary explains the key concepts, institutions, personalities and events most commonly referred to in the teaching of US politics and government. Series: Politics Glossaries. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; GBC; JP. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 199 x 16. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Pres
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748622535
ISBN
9780748622535

€ 19.28

Hardcover. No holier-than-thou collection of aphorisms or trite, sugary advice, A Good Book for a Bad Day is a hip, fun, smart collection of portable wisdom. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: GBCQ; WH; WZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 102 x 137 x 19. Weight in Grams: 188.
Publisher
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781449462178
ISBN
9781449462178

€ 8.99
€ 8.26

Paperback. Chronicles the darker side of life in the London between 1870 and 1900. This book features murderers and footpads, pimps and prostitutes, riots, rebels, bizarre funerals, disaster and peculiar medicine. It is illustrated with engravings, newspaper reports, photographs and original documents. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JH; BTC; GBCY; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 247 x 13. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948593
ISBN
9780750948593

€ 18.25

Paperback. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: GBC; VS; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 109 x 142 x 17. Weight in Grams: 146. A Book of Insight. 232 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: GBC; VS; VXA. Dimension: 140 x 104 x 18. Weight: 146.
Publisher
DeVorss & Company
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
DeVorss paperback
Condition
New
SKU
V9780875168630
ISBN
9780875168630

€ 19.09

Hardcover. A Guide to Critical Reviews, Part IV: The Screenplay, from The Jazz Singer to Dr. Strangelove. Series: Guide to Critical Reviews. Num Pages: 2034 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; APF; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Scarecrow Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1971
Edition
Book Club Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810803671
ISBN
9780810803671

€ 153.48
€ 23.62

Paperback. Comprehensive, engaging, and concise, the second edition of A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals offers students and professionals practical tools to improve their writing. Num Pages: 276 pages. BIC Classification: CBW; GBC; JKSN; JMB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178. .
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Second
Condition
New
SKU
V9781538106204
ISBN
9781538106204

€ 44.99
€ 41.70

Paperback. With a combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, this title provides all the rhetorical terms - mostly Greek and Latin - that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or will find useful in their writing. It offers a revised system of cross-references between terms. Num Pages: 205 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSB; GBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 13. Weight in Grams: 316. 205 pages, illustrations. With a combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, this title provides all the rhetorical terms - mostly Greek and Latin - that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or will find useful in their writing. It offers a revised system of cross-references between terms. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: DSB; GBC. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 13. Weight: 312.
Publisher
University of California Press
Number of pages
205
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2nd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520273689
ISBN
9780520273689

€ 32.99
€ 28.98

Paperback. Num Pages: 188 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: GB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812213188
ISBN
9780812213188

€ 23.99
€ 5.89

Paperback. This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 tree and shrub species most commonly seen in India is perfect for resident and visitor alike. Series: Naturalist's Guides. Num Pages: 176 pages, 250 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1FKA; GBC; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 182 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
John Beaufoy Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909612822
ISBN
9781909612822

€ 13.99
€ 11.33

Hardcover. The French Revolution was a huge, brutal yet inspiring phenomenon that changed global political thinking and action, and its echoes resound even in the twenty-first century. A New Dictionary is an invaluable aid to unravelling its complications, and an essential companion for students and general readers alike. Num Pages: 448 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JF; GBC; HBJD; HBLL; HBTV2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 223 x 39. Weight in Grams: 692.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
448
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848854642
ISBN
9781848854642

€ 112.88

Hardcover. Suitable for all piano lovers, musicians and music aficionados: rarely has the instrument been described in such an entertaining and intelligent fashion, this title distils author's musical and linguistic eloquence and vast knowledge, and can prove invaluable to anyone with an interest in the technique, history and repertoire of the piano. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations (black and white). BIC Classification: AVRG; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571301843
ISBN
9780571301843

€ 19.99
€ 14.07

Paperback. The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revised and expanded!

An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics using Francis D.K. Ching's signature presentation. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AM; GBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 305 x 18. Weight in Grams: 918.

Publisher
Wiley
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470648858
ISBN
9780470648858

€ 53.99
€ 52.74

Paperback. This reference guide to Yeats' work, uses Yeats' non-poetic writing, the principle Yeats criticism and the writings of his friends and critics to reveal the depth of his meanings. It identifies geographical, historical and literary references from classical antiquity to Irish culture. Series: Irish Studies. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBF; DSBH; DSC; GBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780815627708
ISBN
9780815627708

€ 25.72

Paperback. 160 pages, black & white illustrations. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 2H; CJB; GB; HB. Dimension: 217 x 138 x 11. Weight: 238.
Publisher
Saveth Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781446056325
ISBN
9781446056325

€ 25.15

Hardcover. Presents a comprehensive illustrated study of coachbuilders and coachbuilding in Britain. This book sets the scene by describing advances in fashions and techniques of coachbuilding in separate chapters on the 1920s, 1930s and the postwar period. It gives an illustrated A-Z coverage of more than 300 British coachbuilders. Num Pages: 240 pages, 50 colour photographs, 400 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJG; 3JJH; 3JJPG; GBC; WGCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 289 x 222 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1180.
Publisher
Herridge & Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Enlarged/Expanded
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954998165
ISBN
9780954998165

€ 44.99
€ 31.86