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Celtic Culture : A Historical Encyclopedia (Five Volume Set)

The such a lot entire reference source on Celtic tradition; an encyclopedia written by means of and for students, but available to all.

• 1,500 A–Z entries conceal each element of Celtic existence, from prehistory to the current, with bibliographic references for extra reading

• unique articles by way of the world's best Celtic scholars

• A entire bibliography of 7,000+ goods together with either unique assets and an important and updated sleek discussions

• 2 hundred drawings and illustrations

• A quick-reference and thesaurus containing 10,000 entries

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Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Culture (Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture)

By Gary W. McDonogh

As a gathering aspect for international cultures, the united states is characterised by way of its breadth and variety. Acknowledging that variety is the elemental function of yank tradition, this quantity is geared up round a willing expertise of race, gender, type and area and with over 1,200 alphabetically-arranged entries - spanning 'the American century' from the top of worldwide battle II to the current day - the Encyclopedia presents a one-stop resource for insightful and stimulating assurance of all points of that culture.
Entries variety from brief definitions to longer evaluation essays and with complete cross-referencing, wide indexing, and a thematic contents record, this quantity presents an important cultural context for either academics and scholars of yank reviews, in addition to supplying interesting insights into American tradition for the overall reader. The feedback for additional examining, which follows such a lot entries, also are worthy publications to extra really good resources.

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Encyclopedia of the Arctic

With unique essays at the Arctic's surroundings, natural world, weather, historical past, exploration, assets, economics, politics, indigenous cultures and languages, conservation tasks and extra, this Encyclopedia is the single significant paintings and entire reference in this mammoth, complicated, altering, and more and more very important a part of the globe. together with 305 maps.

This Encyclopedia isn't just an updated interdisciplinary paintings of reference for all these occupied with instructing or getting to know Arctic matters, yet a desirable and accomplished source for citizens of the Arctic, and all these fascinated by international environmental concerns, sustainability, technology, and human interactions with the environment.

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Berkshire Encyclopedia Of World History: Five Volume Set

By William H. McNeill

The "Berkshire Encyclopedia of worldwide heritage" is the 1st actual encyclopedic reference on international background. it's designed to fulfill the wishes of scholars, academics, and students who search to discover and comprehend the landscape of our shared human heritage. The encyclopedia takes a dynamic international heritage viewpoint, displaying connections, interactions, and chage through the years and position. significant articles by way of best students from all over the world learn crucial issues and styles comparable to paintings, illness, executive, faith, technology, and conflict and Peace, with hundreds of thousands of articles on techniques, activities, locations, occasions, and other people. scholars and lecturers on the highschool and school degrees flip to this definitive paintings for a hooked up view of global history--the tale of people and their position within the universe.

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Encyclopedia of Small Business, Volumes 1-2

By Arsen Darnay, Monique D. Magee

This useful and exhaustive print reference resource is designed to supply marketers with how-to info that they could follow to their very own company. The Encyclopedia includes unique articles and overviews of the entire key details wishes of small company clients, together with financing; monetary making plans; marketing strategy construction; marketplace research; revenues procedure; tax making plans and extra.

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Marvel Encyclopedia

By Daniel Wallace

Have fun 70 years of surprise Comics with The surprise Encyclopedia! absolutely up to date with new photos and textual content, this one-volume encyclopedia includes greater than 1,000 of Marvel's greatest-from recognized characters corresponding to Spider-Man, the Hulk and Wolverine to lesser identified heroes and villains.

a vital e-book either for brand spanking new lovers and in the event you grew up loving the comics, The wonder Encyclopedia is filled with paintings, stats, and background for each personality within the wonder Universe. Updates on characters contain info from the tale arcs of Civil struggle and Annihilation, and brings lovers brand new with the aftermath of mystery Invasion.

TM & © 2009 surprise leisure, Inc. and its subsidiaries. authorized by means of wonder Characters B.V. All rights reserved.

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Encyclopedia of Heart Diseases

The totally revised moment variation of the Encyclopedia of center Diseases is a perfect source for practising clinicians and researchers. to be had in print, on-line, and with twin entry, it's a transparent and entire aggregation of the main an important info and crucial information on cardiovascular illnesses and therapeutics.

Comprised of over ninety five entries with typical on-line updates, the Encyclopedia of middle Diseases is absolutely referenced, and significant issues of pursuits are hyperlinked to complementary sections. each one access is logically and beautifully written, delivering actual middle wisdom of pathogenesis, pathophysiology, scientific gains, diagnostic concepts, and administration ideas. particular element is paid to technological advances in imaging and diagnostics. treatment targeted entries provide strong insights into not just prescribing drug regimens, but in addition into the controversies surrounding their use.

This significant reference paintings is precious for all these focused on the care of cardiovascular sufferers. From the front-line practitioner to the fundamental technological know-how researcher to the scholar in education, the Encyclopedia of middle Diseases bargains an astute authoritative advisor to navigating a big physique of interesting details. From the trainee to the internist and heart specialist, all will locate it beneficial. it's a vital source for clinical libraries and educational associations worldwide.

 

From the Foreword:

So, what may we need from an encyclopedia on middle affliction? preferably, a booklet will be complete, but concise, and be essentially orientated, and clarify pathophysiology and remedy. additionally, it's going to be obtainable on-line in order that it may be accessed on the bedside or anywhere.

Dr. Khan has written precisely any such ebook. Encyclopedia of center ailments is entire, but concise, and intensely essentially orientated. Importantly, it takes a step by step process, jogging the reader via an intensive pathophysiology of stipulations, their evaluate and therapy. For cures, he presents the mechanism of the drug, its doses, negative effects and medical efficacy.

...A fabulous on-line source with the entire info you need!

- Christopher P. Cannon, MD, TIMI examine workforce, Brigham and Women's medical institution, Harvard clinical tuition, Boston, MA, USA

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Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories

This paintings will survey the total diversity of considering in psychology, from precedent days to the current, encompassing philosophies and theories of brain that pre-date our smooth notion of psychology as a technological know-how, and increasing to the present findings of neuroscience. it is going to set the theories into their old context and cross-reference key affects, equivalent to Darwin’s on Freud. Fifteen hundred entries will contain key figures, theoretical options, fake theories, ancient occasions, and seminal writings. foreign in scope, this undertaking will contain historical past of psychology specialists from worldwide and the assurance of themes may be set in worldwide context. the purpose could be to supply a reference paintings of extra intensity than discussions which are at the moment on hand in textbooks, being able to hook up with a mess of correct issues. This paintings will supply an image of psychology because it has emerged into the current time and place it between different similar fields corresponding to anthropology, sociology, philosophy, and medicine.

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Encyclopedia of Ecology, Volumes 1-5

By Brian Fath, S. E. Jorgensen

The groundbreaking Encyclopedia of Ecology presents an authoritative and finished assurance of the entire box of ecology, from common to utilized. It comprises over 500 specific entries, established to supply the consumer with entire assurance of the middle wisdom, accessed as intuitively as attainable, and seriously cross-referenced. Written by means of a global workforce of prime specialists, this innovative encyclopedia will function a one-stop-shop to concise, stand-alone articles for use as some extent of access for undergraduate scholars, or as a device for lively researchers searching for the newest details within the field.

Entries disguise various issues, including:
Behavioral Ecology
Ecological Processes
Ecological Modeling
Ecological Engineering
Ecological Indicators
Ecological Informatics
Ecosystems
Ecotoxicology
Evolutionary Ecology
General Ecology
Global Ecology
Human Ecology
System Ecology

* the 1st reference paintings to hide all features of ecology, from easy to applied
* Over 500 concise, stand-alone articles are written by way of famous leaders within the field
* Article textual content is supported by way of full-color pictures, drawings, tables, and different visible material
* absolutely listed and move referenced with specific references for extra study
* Writing point is suited for either the professional and non-expert
* to be had electronically on ScienceDirect almost immediately upon ebook

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