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Historical Dictionary of Trinidad and Tobago

by Rita Pemberton, Debbie McCollin, Gelien Matthews & Michael Toussaint Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 15, 2018)

As separate entities and later a unified state, the Caribbean islands of Trinidad and Tobago boast very unique histories. Initially claimed by the Spanish in 1498, these territories were affected by the imperialist...


Historical Dictionary of the Barack Obama Administration

by Michael J. Pomante Ii & Scot Schraufnagel Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 06, 2018)

Barack Obama, the first African-American president of the United States. In a country with a rich history of racial animosities, Obama represents a notable deviation in the trajectory of America’s presidential...


Microbiological Guidelines

by Collective Die Keure Publishing (April 03, 2018)

Food plays an essential part in everyday life.

Food should be tasty, healthy, sustainable and preferably not too expensive. But food should also be safe and with sufficient guarantees on maintaining good quality...


Second Language Writing Systems

by Prof. Vivian Cook & Benedetta Bassetti Multilingual Matters (March 22, 2018)

Second Language Writing Systems looks at how people learn and use a second language writing system, arguing that they are affected by characteristics of the first and second writing systems, to a certain extent...


Dictionary of Public International Law

by Curtis F. J. Doebbler Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 15, 2018)

Significant use has been made of the jurisprudence of the International Court of Justice because it is the principle judicial organ of the world's most universal international organization, the United Nations....


Historical Dictionary of Baroque Art and Architecture

by Lilian H. Zirpolo Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 13, 2018)

The baroque period deals with the art created roughly between the end of the 16th and the early years of the 18th centuries. The masters of the era include Caravaggio, Gianlorenzo Bernini, Rembrandt, Vermeer,...


Secrets of Successful Sales

by Alison Edgar Panoma Press (March 06, 2018)

If you don’t sell, you don’t have a business. In Secrets of Successful Sales, Alison Edgar, The Entrepreneur’s Godmother, brings together psychology and sales to help you develop a winning strategy for...


Doctor Who: The Book of Whoniversal Records

by Simon Guerrier Harper Design (March 06, 2018)

A fact-packed, full-color illustrated collection of records that celebrates the best, biggest and most memorable moments from the world of Doctor Who.

Doctor Who: The Book of Whoniversal Records is a handy compilation...


The Psychology Student Writer's Manual and Reader's Guide

by Jill M. Scott, Gregory M. Scott & Stephen M. Garrison Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 02, 2018)

The Psychology Student Writer's Manual 3/E is a practical guide to research, reading, and writing in the discipline.

Ideal as either a companion or stand-alone text for any psychology course that requires students...


ELTON JOHN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


BURT LANCASTER - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine MARILYN MONROE - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine MIKE NICHOLS - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine ROBIN WILLIAMS - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine MAE WEST - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


Historical Dictionary of Angola

by W. Martin James Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 01, 2018)

Angola, slowly recovering from a twenty-seven year civil war, is becoming a regional super-power in southern Africa. This rise can be attributed to oil, diamonds, a battle-tested armed forces and a political...


The Napoleonic Prison of Norman Cross

by Paul Chamberlain The History Press (March 01, 2018)

Norman Cross was the site of the world’s first purpose-built prisoner-of-war camp built during the Napoleonic Wars. Opened in 1803, it was, however, more than just a prison: it was a town in itself, with houses,...


Historical Dictionary of the Kurds

by Michael M. Gunter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 15, 2018)

The failed states of Iraq and Syria plus the rise and fall of ISIS have helped lead to near Kurdish statehood in Iraq (the KRG) and Kurdish autonomy in Syria (Rojava). In Turkey too—as illustrated by its negotiations...


Historical Dictionary of Guatemala

by Michael F. Fry Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 15, 2018)

Guatemala holds a dual image. For more than a century, travel writers, explorers, and movie producers have painted the country as an exotic place, a land of tropical forests and the home of the ancient and living...


Think Happy to Stay Happy

by Becca Anderson Mango (February 13, 2018)

Think Happy

Positivity guide: Happiness is around every corner, but every once in a while we need a guide or map to find it. This book is your guide. The 50 chapters of Think Happy to Stay Happy are filled...


Prepper's Survival Retreats

by Charley Hogwood Ulysses Press (February 06, 2018)

When disaster strikes, bugging out will be sufficient to escape short term danger. But when widespread collapse comes, survival will depend on having a long-term prepper retreat ready and waiting. Prepper's...


F. SCOTT FITZGERALD - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


CONNIE MACK - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


SIDNEY LUMET - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


JOHN LENNON - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


RALPH KINER - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


ELIA KAZAN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


ERNEST HEMINGWAY - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (February 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

by Ali Almossawi Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

This book is aimed at newcomers to the field of logical reasoning, particularly those who, to borrow a phrase from Pascal, are so made that they understand best through visuals. I have selected a small set of...


Knowledge Unbound

by Peter Suber MIT Press (January 30, 2018)

In these texts, Suber makes the case for open access to research; answers common questions, objections, and misunderstandings; analyzes policy issues; and documents the growth and evolution of open access during...


Web Literacy for Student Fact-Checkers

by Michael Arthur Caulfield Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

The web is a unique terrain, substantially different from print materials. Yet, too often attempts at teaching information literacy for the web do not take into account both the web’s unique challenges and...


The GIS 20

by Gina Clemmer Esri Press (January 22, 2018)

GIS is your tool, not your career. How can you quickly begin applying GIS in your work?

The GIS 20: Essential Skills, third edition, presents step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and practical tips on how...


Femininities in the Field

by Brooke A. Porter & Heike A. Schänzel Channel View Publications (January 18, 2018)

The aim of this book is to analyse and reflect on the effect of femininities in the field and the encountered biases specific to women researchers in tourism studies. The purpose of the book is to define potential...


101 Things You Didn’t Know about Da Vinci

by Cynthia Phillips & Shana Priwer Adams Media (January 16, 2018)

Timed to coincide with the release of Walter Isaacson’s latest biography on the famous painter and inventor, as well as the latest thriller in Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code series, this book includes 101 in-depth...


Operas in German

by Margaret Ross Griffel Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 15, 2018)

With nearly three thousand new entries, the revised edition of Operas in German: A Dictionary is the most current encyclopedic treatment of operas written specifically to a German text from the seventeenth century...


How to Start a Fire with Water

by Arama David Thunder Bay Press (January 10, 2018)

Should disaster ever strike, you'll feel prepared with this book as your guide. Inside you'll find tips and tricks for surviving unpredictable situations at home, work, outdoors, and while traveling. From natural...


Treating People Well

by Jeremy Bernard, Lea Berman & Laura Bush Scribner (January 09, 2018)

A guide to personal and professional empowerment through civility and social skills, written by two White House Social Secretaries who offer an important fundamental message—everyone is important and everyone...


Reflections

by Rodney Hockey Rodney Hockey (January 03, 2018)

Reflections is a selection from some 670 exercises in the use of words, written in tea and lunch breaks between 1986 and 1997.

An imperative was that they were to be written entirely spontaneously, without forethought,...


LILLIAN HELLMAN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


AUDREY HEPBURN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


DUSTIN HOFFMAN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine STAN MUSIAL - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine AVA GARDNER - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine BEAR BRYANT - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine RAY BRADBURY - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine LAUREN BACALL - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (January 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


Historical Dictionary of Spain

by Angel Smith Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 29, 2017)

Since Spain’s transition to democracy there has been rapid economic modernization, the establishment of a functioning liberal democracy, and a cultural renaissance. One area in which ordinary Spaniards have...


Historical Dictionary of the United Nations

by Jacques Fomerand Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 29, 2017)

At a time of profound transformations in international relations, the second edition of Historical Dictionary of the United Nations maps out the continuing and deepening role and relevance of the United Nations...


Historical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Cinema

by Karina Aveyard, Albert Moran & Errol Vieth Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 26, 2017)

Filmmakers have honed their skills and many have achieved critical and popular success at home and abroad, as have actors and other crew. American filmmakers and companies have found it cheaper to make films...


The Scratch & Sniff Guide to Beer

by Justin Kennedy & Rich Higgins Harper Design (December 26, 2017)

Foreword by Master Cicerone Rich Higgins

Discover everything there is to know about beer with this sensational companion guide, packed with trivia, entertaining games, and fascinating anecdotes about the origins...