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The Historical Statistics of the United States 5 Volume Hardback Set: Millennial Edition

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The Historical Statistics of the United States 5 Volume Hardback Set: Millennial...

Susan B. Carter, Scott Sigmund Gartner, Michael R. Haines, Alan L. Olmstead, Richard Sutch

Reference works; History; History of the Americas

Hardback

A comprehensive compendium of statistics from over 1,000 sources recording every aspect of the history of the United States.... [more]

$2115.00  $1000.00

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A Dictionary of English Surnames

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A Dictionary of English Surnames

P. H. Reaney, R. M. Wilson

Reference; Reference works; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours

Paperback

An authoritative and enlightening guide to the origins of over 16,000 English surnames and their development over the centuries.... [more]

$25.95

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The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy

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The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy

Thomas Mautner

Reference works; Philosophy

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What do philosophers mean by 'absolute' and 'akrasia'? What are 'Polish notation' and 'prime matter'? What contributions to... [more]

$27.99

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Oxford Dictionary of Musical Terms

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Oxford Dictionary of Musical Terms

Alison Latham (Writer and editor of music reference books)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Western "classical" music; Reference works

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Covers the musical terms in English and other European languages generally used in Western music. This dictionary features... [more]

$21.95

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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

William Safire

Prose: non-fiction; Reference works; History

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The definitive compendium of classic and modern oratory expanded-with a new preface on what makes a speech great. [more]

$63.95

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English Verbs Quick Reference Guide

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English Verbs Quick Reference Guide

Lauren Scerbo

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Languages & ESL

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This handy 4-page laminated guide gives you information on one of the most important parts of speech: The Verb. It includes... [more]

$9.95

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McGraw Hill Spanish and English Legal Dictionary: Diccionario Juridico Ingles

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McGraw Hill Spanish and English Legal Dictionary: Diccionario Juridico Ingles...

Henry Saint Dahl

Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries; Reference works; Jurisprudence & general issues; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Este diccionario es una herramienta practica y multicultural que define cientos de terminos clave en derecho comecial, civil,... [more]

$55.00

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Dictionary of Trade Policy Terms

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Dictionary of Trade Policy Terms

Walter Goode (University of Adelaide)

Reference works; Business & Economics; International trade; International economic & trade law

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2000 key terms, expressions and events associated with international trade, useful both for generalists and specialists. [more]

$85.00  $30.00

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Aboriginal Languages of Cent A

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Aboriginal Languages of Cent A

Robert Hoogeraad

linguistics; Encyclopaedias & reference works; History; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

This handy pocket-size book reveals the richness, strength and diversity of the Aboriginal languages of Central Australia.... [more]

$12.95

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Portuguese Grammar Quick Reference Guide

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Portuguese Grammar Quick Reference Guide

Joseph Levi

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Languages & ESL

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This 4-page laminated guide was specially created for beginners to enhance their proficiency in Portuguese. It includes major... [more]

$11.95

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The Waterbug Book: a Guide to the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates of Temperate Australia

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The Waterbug Book: a Guide to the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates of Temperate...

John Gooderham, Edward Tsyrlin

Reference works; Microbiology (non-medical); Freshwater biology, limnology; Zoology: Invertebrates; Limnology (freshwater); Management of land & natural resources

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Full of practical tips about where to find various animals, and what their presence can tell about their environment. [more]

$49.95

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Aboriginal Place Names

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Aboriginal Place Names

A. W. Reed

Place names & gazetteers; History; Folklore, myths & legends; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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A collection of Aboriginal names and their derivations. The place names are listed, followed by the state in which each is... [more]

$20.99

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Russian Grammar Quick Reference Guide

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Russian Grammar Quick Reference Guide

Mark Kiken

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Languages & ESL

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Basics of the language in our quick access format. This 6-page laminated guide includes: alphabet, numbers, months and days,... [more]

$13.95

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World War II

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World War II

Barbara C. Bigelow

Reference works; History; General & world history; European history; Second World War; Educational: History

Hardback

Exploring World War II, this reference presents 15 excerpts from primary sources related to this period, including speeches,... [more]

$134.20

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French Grammar Quick Study Reference Guide

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French Grammar Quick Study Reference Guide

Dora Romero

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Study & learning skills: general; Languages & ESL

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Looking to learn the French Language? Learn the grammar principles with this QuickStudy French Grammar guide. This 4-page... [more]

$13.95

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Snakes and Other Reptiles of Australia

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Snakes and Other Reptiles of Australia

Gerry Swan

Reference works; Wildlife: general interest

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An introduction to the reptiles of Australia. The text covers snakes, crocodiles, turtles and lizards and describes key characteristics... [more]

$18.99

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

T. F. Hoad (Fellow and Tutor in English Language, St Peter's College, Oxford; and Lecturer in English, University of Oxford)

Historical & comparative linguistics; Reference; Reference works

Paperback

A comprehensive guide to word origins with over 17,000 entries. The edition is based on The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology.... [more]

$27.95

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The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History

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The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History

Colin McEvedy, David Woodroffe

Reference works; History; General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Historical geography

Paperback

A revised edition of The Penguin Atlas of Medieval History . [more]

$19.99

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Wild Food Plants of Australia

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Wild Food Plants of Australia

Tim Low

Reference works; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Australian Nature Fieldguide: Wild Food Plants of Australia is the fieldguide edition of Wild Food Plants of Australia. It... [more]

$29.95

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Art Of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human Motives

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Art Of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human...

Lajos Egri

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Reference works

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$24.99

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The Presocratic Philosophers

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The Presocratic Philosophers

Jonathan Barnes

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Paperback

Demonstrates the continuing importance of the founding fathers of the Western philosophical tradition - discusses all the... [more]

$62.99

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

Jacqueline Winspear

Fiction & Literature; Dictionaries of quotations; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

A one-of-a-kind illustrated companion to the best-selling Maisie Dobbs series, which invites readers into the beloved heroine's... [more]

$33.95

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Philip's World Atlas: Paperback

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Philip's World Atlas: Paperback

Philip's Maps

World atlases & world maps; Travel & holiday

Paperback

An information-packed paperback world atlas from Philip's, published in association with the Royal Geographical Society -... [more]

$29.99

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Abandoned Places: Where Time Has Stopped

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Abandoned Places: Where Time Has Stopped

Richard Happer

Geographical reference; Places in old photographs; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Ghost towns, empty streets, crumbling ruins and lost empires this book reveals these and other deserted places. Many places... [more]

$32.99

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A Dictionary of Physics

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A Dictionary of Physics

Richard Rennie, Jonathan Law

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

Paperback

Now with over 4,000 entries, 125 of which are new, the eighth edition of this popular dictionary has been fully updated to... [more]

$26.95

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