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  1. THE CONCISE NEW PARTRIDGE DICTIONARY OF SLANG AND UNCONVENTIONAL ENGLISH

    THE CONCISE NEW PARTRIDGE DICTIONARY OF SLANG AND UNCONVENTIONAL ENGLISH

    TOM DALZELL and TERRY VICTOR
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    With more than 60,000 entries from around the English-speaking world, this volume is the preferred source for information about English slang of the past sixty years. It records the language of beats,... Learn More
  2. THE ATLAS OF THE REAL WORLD

    THE ATLAS OF THE REAL WORLD
    Mapping the Way We Live

    DANIEL DORLING and MARK NEWMAN
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    This collection of more than 300 digitally modified maps - known as cartograms - depicts the areas and countries of the world not by their physical size, but by their demographic importance on a vast ... Learn More
  3. ORIGINS

    ORIGINS
    A Short Etymological Dictionary of Modern English

    ERIC PARTRIDGE

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    This dictionary gives the origins of some 20,000 items from the modern English vocabulary, discussing them in groups that make clear the connections between words derived by a variety of routes from o... Learn More
  4. THE OXFORD COMPANION TO BLACK BRITISH HISTORY

    THE OXFORD COMPANION TO BLACK BRITISH HISTORY

    Edited by DAVID DABYDEEN, JOHN GILMORE and CECILY JONES

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    This substantial collection of articles is a reference companion to the history of the black presence in the British Isles, from African auxiliaries stationed on Hadrian's Wall in the second century A... Learn More
  5. COMPANION ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF THE MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

    COMPANION ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF THE MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

    Edited by IVOR GRATTAN-GUINNESS
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    This two-volume encyclopedia examines the history and philosophy of the mathematical sciences, tracing their evolution from ancient times to the twentieth century and including non-Western traditions.... Learn More
  6. WHO'S WHO IN THE ROMAN WORLD

    WHO'S WHO IN THE ROMAN WORLD

    JOHN HAZEL

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    This authoritative biographical survey of one of the greatest civilisations in history covers a period from the fifth century BC to AD 364. Among the 1,500 Roman lives included are those of the notori... Learn More
  7. THE SOCIAL SCIENCE ENCYCLOPEDIA

    THE SOCIAL SCIENCE ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Edited by ADAM KUPER and JESSICA KUPER

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    This new edition of an already classic reference work is a compendium of the entire range of the social sciences. Its more than 500 entries (over half are new or substantially revised) encompass anthr... Learn More
  8. THE ROUTLEDGE COMPANION TO EUROPEAN HISTORY SINCE 1763

    THE ROUTLEDGE COMPANION TO EUROPEAN HISTORY SINCE 1763

    CHRIS COOK and JOHN STEVENSON

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    Within the broad coverage of this volume, particular attention is given to: the era of the Enlightened Despots; the Revolutionary and Napoleonic era in France and the revolutions of 1848; nationalism,... Learn More
  9. THE ROUTLEDGE COMPANION TO EARLY MODERN EUROPE, 1453-1763

    THE ROUTLEDGE COMPANION TO EARLY MODERN EUROPE, 1453-1763

    CHRIS COOK and PHILIP BROADHEAD

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    This compact work of reference covers the broad sweep of events as Europe experienced the transition from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment. It examines the centuries that saw the Reformation and c... Learn More
  10. DICTIONARY OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY BRITISH PHILOSOPHERS

    DICTIONARY OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY BRITISH PHILOSOPHERS

    Edited by STUART BROWN
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    These volumes survey individuals who contributed to British philosophical culture from 1900 to the 1960s. Included are more than 500 writers, teachers and amateur and professional philosophers, as wel... Learn More

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