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Dictionaries

  • Biographical Dictionary of the History of Technologyby Lance Day; Ian McNeil

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 151.95

    This Biographical Dictionary seeks to put the world of technology in the context of those who have made the most important contribution to it. For the first time information has been gathered on the people who have made the most significant advances in technology. From ancient times to the present day, the major inventors, discoverers and entrepreneurs... more...

  • Plain Wordsby Rebecca Gowers; Ernest Gowers

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available

    'Be short, be simple, be human.' When Sir Ernest Gowers first wrote Plain Words , it was intended simply as a guide to the proper use of English for the Civil Service. Within a year, however, its humour, charm and authority had made it a bestseller. Since then it has never been out of print. Six decades on, writer Rebecca Gowers has created... more...

  • Word Power Made Easyby Norman Lewis

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 7.99

    The most effective vocabulary builder in the English language provides a simple, step-by-step method that will increase your knowledge and mastery of written and spoken English. Word Power Made Easy does more than just add words to your vocabulary. It teaches ideas and a method of broadening your knowledge as an integral part of the vocabulary building... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of Wrestlingby John Grasso

    Scarecrow Press 2014; US$ 119.99

    This Historical Dictionary of Wrestling covers the history of Wrestling through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 600 cross-referenced entries on important amateur and professional wrestling, wrestling personalities, announcers, managers and promoters from all eras,... more...

  • 100 Words Every Fourth Grader Should Knowby Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014; US$ 6.95

    The latest offering in the 100 Words series from the editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries, this reference book helps students in the upper grades of elementary school learn the vocabulary words they need to know to understand the world around them. more...

  • The Gabbitas Top 500 Independent Schoolsby Gabbitas

    Kogan Page 2014; US$ 39.95

    Every parent wants their child to flourish throughout their education, and few decisions are more difficult than choosing the right school. Selected by Gabbitas' panel of experts, this new guide highlights the best in independent education, including a listing of the most exceptional schools, and chosen for their all-round academic excellence; opportunities;... more...

  • Dictionary of Contemporary Slangby Tony Thorne

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2014; US$ 19.99

    With more than 7,000 definitions, this book provides a definitive guide to the use of slang today. It deals with drugs, sport and contemporary society, as well as favourite slang topics such as sex and bodily functions. In this fully updated fourth edition of the highly acclaimed Dictionary of Contemporary Slang , language and culture expert Tony... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of Ghanaby David Owusu-Ansah

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 119.99

    This fourth edition of Historical Dictionary of Ghana covers its history through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 900 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent access point... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of Human Rightsby Jacques Fomerand

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 159.99

    The Historical Dictionary of Human Rights covers the history of the Human Rights movement through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has more than 1000 cross-referenced entries on terminology, conventions, treaties, intergovernmental organizations in the United Nations family or regional... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of British Intelligenceby Nigel West

    Scarecrow Press 2014; US$ 149.99

    This second edition of Historical Dictionary of the British Intelligence covers the history through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1,000 cross-referenced entries on specific operations, spies and their handlers, the moles and defectors, top leaders, and main organizations.... more...