Historical Dictionary of Denmark (Historical Dictionaries of by Alastair H. Thomas

By Alastair H. Thomas

Denmark has a millennium-long non-stop heritage and improvement from Viking instances (about 800-1050 advert) to the fashionable welfare kingdom. The resilience of the Danish humans is obvious within the inventive golden age of the early nineteenth century regardless of nationwide financial disaster, the rural revival throughout the ultimate 3rd of the nineteenth century. smooth Denmark leads in commercial layout, furnishings, engineering, pharmacy, and social improvement within the twentieth century. Danish scientists, docs, composers, musicians, choreographers, playwrights, authors, sculptors, architects, designers, painters and picture administrators have made major contributions to the advance of eu tradition. In the twenty first century, Denmark combines a thriving and hugely effective smooth economic climate with broad social care and welfare, and therefore refutes the neo-conservative economists who declare that this sort of blend is most unlikely. in brief, Denmark is visible via the Danes and their associates as an outstanding position to live.

This 3rd version of Historical Dictionary of Denmark features a chronology, an creation, appendixes, and an in depth bibliography. The dictionary part has over a thousand cross-referenced entries on very important personalities, politics, economic system, overseas family members, faith, and tradition. This publication is a wonderful entry element for college students, researchers, and somebody desirous to recognize extra approximately Denmark.

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Historical Dictionary of Cote d'Ivoire (The Ivory Coast) by Cyril K. Daddieh

By Cyril K. Daddieh

Côte d’Ivoire is still essentially the most fascinating international locations in sub-Saharan Africa. It seemed good on its technique to turning into a version of improvement less than its unmarried political social gathering and charismatic founding father, Félix Houphouët-Boigny, while it fell on not easy monetary instances within the Eighties. negative administration of the socio-economic demanding situations by way of Houphouët-Boigny’s successors produced disastrous political effects, together with remarkable political violence, the first-ever profitable army coup, and civil wars, culminating in former President Laurent Gbagbo being despatched to the foreign felony courtroom (ICC) within the Hague to face trial for struggle crimes.

This 3rd variation of Historical Dictionary of Cote d'Ivoire (The Ivory Coast) encompasses a chronology, an advent, appendixes, and an intensive bibliography. The dictionary part has over seven hundred cross-referenced entries on vital personalities, politics, economic climate, overseas kinfolk, faith, and tradition. This publication is a superb entry element for college kids, researchers, and an individual desirous to be aware of extra in regards to the Cote d'Ivoire.

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Wrath: A Dictionary for the Enraged (The Deadly by Editors at Adams Media

By Editors at Adams Media

The Seven lethal Sins have sliced up the dictionary and brought what is theirs. nobody vice is simply too grasping as every one quantity prides itself on having greater than 500 entries. note fans will lust after those richly packaged volumes--and as soon as you may have accumulated all seven, you will be the envy of your whole friends.

Wrath: A Dictionary for the Enraged
Anger won't ever reason a lack of phrases again--as lengthy because the Wrathful maintain this reference clutched of their fists in the course of their subsequent healthy. Speech can be their weapon as they release a verbal attack on a person who is wronged them.

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Ashgate Critical Essays on Early English Lexicographers: by Anne C. McDermott

By Anne C. McDermott

The eighteenth century is popular for the ebook of Samuel Johnson's A Dictionary of the English Language, which reference assets nonetheless name the 1st English dictionary. This assortment demonstrates the inaccuracy of that declare, yet its tenacity within the public brain testifies to how decisively Johnson shaped our experience of what a dictionary is. The essays and articles during this quantity learn the already flourishing culture of English lexicography from which Johnson drew, as represented through Kersey, Bailey, and Martin, in addition to the flourishing modern exchange in encyclopedic, technical, pronunciation, and bilingual lexicons.

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Encyclopedia of Lifestyle Medicine and Health by James M. Rippe

By James M. Rippe

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The Encyclopedia of way of life drugs and health and wellbeing offers thorough insurance of appropriate subject matters and concerns in historic and modern context, with info on way of life conduct and practices and their influence on healthiness. These volumes deal with the technology at the back of nightly information reviews and journal disguise tales, aiding the reader to parent sound, evidence-based suggestion from that that is purely fad.

The volumes show the most recent study on way of life medication, incorporating content material from such parts as wellbeing and fitness psychology, conversation, public coverage and overall healthiness advertising, and sickness prevention, between others. Readers are empowered to steer and advertise more healthy existence after perusing the masses of signed, authoritative entries written by way of top specialists of their respective fields. Accompanying bibliographies and steered readings supply suggestions towards extra in-depth assets. This complete reference source is written accessibly, making it important for a wide viewers, together with scholars and teachers within the fields of future health, actual schooling, biology, drugs, nursing and allied well-being, actual remedy, nutrients, public wellbeing and fitness, and future health communique, in addition to for lay readers drawn to studying how you can lead a more healthy lifestyle.

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Encyclopedia of Media Violence: One-Volume Set by Matthew S. Eastin

By Matthew S. Eastin

through 134 signed entries, this encyclopedia offers scholars, researchers, and most people with an available, finished, and well-balanced eviddence-based exam of thought, study and debates relating to media violence. Entries finish with Cross-References and proposals for extra Readings to steer clients to similar entries and assets for additional study, and a thematic Reader’s consultant within the entrance subject teams similar entries via subject to make it more straightforward for clients to find similar entries of interest.

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Historical Dictionary of Botswana (Historical Dictionaries by Fred Morton,Jeff Ramsay,Part Themba Mgadla

By Fred Morton,Jeff Ramsay,Part Themba Mgadla

In September 2006, Botswana celebrated its fortieth anniversary of independence. in the course of its 4 a long time of freedom, the common person annual source of revenue in Botswana has risen from under $500 in 1966 (in modern-day costs) to greater than $5,000 in 2006. It has held 9 open and loose nationwide elections; it has improved the availability of electrical energy, water, schooling, and wellbeing and fitness companies to so much of its humans; and it has develop into an archetype for different countries desirous to positioned the gains from its normal assets again into the nation's improvement. whereas a lot has more advantageous within the kingdom, Botswana nonetheless faces 3 significant matters: the AIDS epidemic; the tens of thousand refugees from South Africa, Namibia, and Zimbabwe; and 'conflict diamonds.' The fourth variation of the old Dictionary of Botswana_through its chronology, introductory essay, appendixes, map, bibliography, and 1000's of cross-referenced dictionary entries on vital folks, areas, occasions, associations, and important political, monetary, social, and cultural aspects_provides a major reference in this burgeoning African country.

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Wortschatz Deutsch-Amerikanisches Englisch für das by Andrey Taranov

By Andrey Taranov

Die Vokabelbücher von T&P Books sind dafür vorgesehen, Ihnen beim Lernen einer Fremdsprache zu helfen, Wörter zu memorisieren und zu wiederholen. Der Wortschatz enthält über 9000 häufig gebrauchte, thematisch geordnete Wörter.

Besondere Merkmale des Wortschatzes: Wörter sind entsprechend ihrer Bedeutung und nicht alphabetisch organisiert. Wörter werden in drei Spalten präsentiert, um das Wiederholen und den Selbstüberprüfungsprozess zu erleichtern. Wortgruppen werden in kleinere Einheiten aufgespalten, um den Lernprozess zu fördern. Der Wortschatz bietet eine praktische und einfache Transkription jedes Wortes der Fremdsprache.

Der Wortschatz hat 256 Themen, einschließlich: Grundbegriffe, Zahlen, Farben, Monate, Jahreszeiten, Maßeinheiten, Kleidung und Accessoires, Essen und Ernährung, eating places, Familienangehörige, Verwandte, Charaktereigenschaften, Empfindungen, Gefühle, Krankheiten, Großstadt, Kleinstadt, Sehenswürdigkeiten, Einkaufen, Geld, Haus, Zuhause, Büro, Import & Export, advertising and marketing, Arbeitssuche, recreation, Ausbildung, computing device, web, Werkzeug, Natur, Länder, Nationalitäten und vieles mehr ...

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Historical Dictionary of Ancient Egypt (Historical by Morris L. Bierbrier

By Morris L. Bierbrier

the good pyramids of Giza, Tutankhamun, the nice Sphinx, Cleopatra, and Ramesses II: the names and achievements of historic Egypt are mythical. located alongside the Nile River, the traditional Egyptian civilization begun round 3150 BC and lasted over 3 millennia until eventually it was once conquered by way of Rome in 31 BC. the second one version of the historic Dictionary of old Egypt expands upon the knowledge provided within the first with a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, a bibliography, and 1000s of cross-referenced dictionary entries on Egyptian rulers, bureaucrats, and commoners whose documents have survived, in addition to old society, faith, and gods.

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Original Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character by Andrew N. Nelson

By Andrew N. Nelson

"The eastern executive may well sometime realizeù because it ought toùTuttle's contribution to making an clever curiosity in Japan one of the Englishûreading public, and deepening figuring out of eastern overseas."ùHokubei Mainichi (San Francisco)

Awarded the 1969 Prize for the Society of the merchandising of overseas Cultural family, this is often the main entire jap ebook of its sort. Containing JapaneseûEnglish and EnglishûJapanese sections, it really is a vital reference device for critical scholars learning the japanese language or for enterprise humans and travelers wishing to benefit jap ahead of they travel.

Special positive aspects include:

  • Lists over 5,000 rigorously chosen characters with their 10,000+ present readings and nearly 70,000 compounds in present use, al with concise English definitions.
  • Scientifically prepared through a logical extension of the normal radical procedure so one can make the discovering of a given personality virtually foolûproof, saving hours of time.
  • Makes provision for quick discovering characters both of their conventional or their glossy and sometimes tremendously altered kinds, hence serving for either prewar and postwar literature.
  • comprises 14 worthy appendices giving (1) directions for the best use of the ebook, (2) discussions of the written language typically and especially of its contemporary and farûreaching legit differences, and (3) a lot helpful

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