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  • African Traditional Religion in South Africaby DAVID CHIDESTER; CHIREVO KWENDA; ROBERT PETTY

    ABC-CLIO 1997; US$ 175.00

    In a changing South Africa, recovering the meaning and power of African tradition is a matter of crucial importance. This work participates in that recovery by providing a comprehensive guide to research on the indigenous religious heritage of this dynamic country. Detailed reviews of over 600 books, articles, and theses are offered along with introductory... more...

  • Faith Readsby David Rainey

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 77.00

    At last—a resource for librarians who wish to build or develop their nonfiction collection and use it to better serve the needs of adult Christian readers. Covering the three major branches of Christianity (Roman Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox), the author organizes more than 600 titles into subject categories ranging from biography, the arts,... more...

  • Supplement to the Dictionary of American Library Biographyby Wayne A. Wiegand

    ABC-CLIO 1990; US$ 60.00

    This work records the accomplishments of the leaders of library science with 51 thoroughly researched biographies of individuals whose contributions have profoundly influenced the profession's history. The biographical sketches, ranging in length from 1,400 to 4,000 words, were researched, written, and reviewed by noted authorities in the library... more...

  • Primary Source Collections in the Pacific Northwestby Nancy A. Bunker

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 70.00

    Primary source collections from Idaho, Oregon, and Washington are described and evaluated. Covering a broad cross-section of libraries, museums, historical societies, and government archives this book provides a detailed look at 175 institutions and their collections. Descriptive entries cover contact information, facilities, material types, and multiple... more...

  • Edmund Burke, 1729-1797by Leonard W. Cowie

    ABC-CLIO 1994; US$ 87.95

    Although he held only minor offices in Parliament, politician and political writer Edmund Burke strongly affected contemporary opinion, and his ideas had a profound impact on the future. He supported the American colonists in their quarrel with Britain, played a conspicuous part in the impeachment of Warren Hastings for alleged misgovernment in India,... more...

  • Church and State in Americaby John F. Wilson

    ABC-CLIO 1987; US$ 133.95

    The second in a two-volume bibliography on church-state relations in U.S. history, this book contains eleven critical essays and accompanying bibliographical listings on periods or topics from the Civil War to the present day. Each essay reviews the available relevant literature, and the listings emphasize critical studies and documents published in... more...

  • Free Books for Allby Lorne Bruce

    Dundurn 1994; US$ 34.99

    Free Books for All provides a detailed and reflective account of the people. groups, communities, and ideas that shaped library development in the decades between 1850 and 1930, from Egerton Ryerson to George Locke, from Mechanics Institutes to renovated Carnegie libraries. A chronological narrative, lively writings by the people involved, tables,... more...

  • The Best Giftby Margaret Beckman; Stephen Langmead; John Black

    Dundurn 1984; US$ 40.00

    This book is a vivid reminder of the early days of library development in Ontario. The beautiful buildings which still grace Ontario towns and villages, as illustrated, are a part of our provincial heritage. By the turn of the century, a public library was perceived as an important element in the civic fabric of almost every Ontario community.... more...

  • International Review of Biblical Studies, Volume 55 (2008-2009)by Bernhard Lang

    BRILL 2010; US$ 201.00

    Formerly known by its subtitle "Internationale Zeitschriftenschau fur Bibelwissenschaft und Grenzgebiete", the International Review of Biblical Studies has served the scholarly community ever since its inception in the early 1950's. Each annual volume includes approximately 2,000 abstracts and summaries of articles and books that deal... more...

  • Henry Fieldingby Thomas R. Cleary

    Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2006; US$ 32.95

    An accurate and comprehensive study of the political aspects of Fielding's art has been sorely needed. As a result of decades of work by literary scholars and a series of great historians, such a study is finally possible. This volume addresses that need, and, in the light of a recent revival of interest in Fielding's work, it arrives most opportunely.... more...