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By Peter G. Kremsner (editor)

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9781461483250 | Springer Verlag, July 15, 2017, cover price $1600.00

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9781461483274 | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, July 12, 2018), cover price $2460.00

Product Description: With contributions from hundreds of esteemed international authorities and containing more than 500 entries, the Encyclopedia of Pest Management, Second Edition, is a key reference work designed to be regularly consulted for immediate and precise information...read more

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9781482249521 | 2 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, March 15, 2017), cover price $995.00 | About this edition: With contributions from hundreds of esteemed international authorities and containing more than 500 entries, the Encyclopedia of Pest Management, Second Edition, is a key reference work designed to be regularly consulted for immediate and precise information.

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Product Description: H.W. Wilson's Current Biography Yearbook combines a full year of the monthly magazine Current Biography into a single, permanent record. It has been delivering up-to-date biographies of men and women of contemporary importance since 1940. Current Biograph
By Hw Wilson (corporate author)

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9781619257313 | Hw Wilson Co, December 1, 2016, cover price $199.00 | About this edition: H.

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Product Description: Selected from a diverse field of speakers and venues, this volume offers some of the most engaging American speeches of the year. Distinguished by its diversity, covering areas in politics, education, popular culture, as well as trending topics in the news, these speeches provid

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9781682170687, titled "Representative American Speeches 2015-2016: Representative American Speeches" | Hw Wilson Co, December 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Selected from a diverse field of speakers and venues, this volume offers some of the most engaging American speeches of the year.

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Product Description: This third edition of the Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry provides authoritative and comprehensive coverage of all aspects of spectroscopy and closely related subjects that use the same fundamental principles, including mass spectrometry, imaging techniques and applications...read more
By David Koppenaal (editor)

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9780128032244 | 3 edition (Academic Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $1960.00 | About this edition: This third edition of the Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry provides authoritative and comprehensive coverage of all aspects of spectroscopy and closely related subjects that use the same fundamental principles, including mass spectrometry, imaging techniques and applications.

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Product Description: With entries on topics ranging from non-Western instruments to distinctive rhythms of music of various countries, this one-stop resource on global music also promotes cultural appreciation of other countries and cultural groups.• Presents information that is accessible for general readers but will also be useful to specialists and music scholars• Examines music from a geographical and cultural viewpoint, allowing students to make cross-cultural comparisons• Includes numerous sidebars and appendices that provide even more compelling information of interest to readers, such as information on top-selling artists and albums in various countries, biographies of well-known musicians, and other fascinating "fun facts" and statistics• Supports the National Geography Standards and AP Human Geography topics by examining cultural patterns, experiences, and influence...read more

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9781610694988 | Abc-Clio Inc, October 31, 2017, cover price $415.00 | About this edition: With entries on topics ranging from non-Western instruments to distinctive rhythms of music of various countries, this one-stop resource on global music also promotes cultural appreciation of other countries and cultural groups.

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Product Description: Students of the Italian Renaissance who wish to go beyond the standard names and subjects will find in this text abundant information on the lives, customs, beliefs, and practices of those who lived during this exciting time period...read more

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9781440829598 | Greenwood Pub Group, October 31, 2016, cover price $198.00 | About this edition: Students of the Italian Renaissance who wish to go beyond the standard names and subjects will find in this text abundant information on the lives, customs, beliefs, and practices of those who lived during this exciting time period.

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Product Description: Easy to read and to use, this A-to-Z mini-encyclopedia covers the most important medical innovations of the last 200 years.• Features 50 interesting A-to-Z reference entries on medical innovations • Covers biographies of important medical innovators, descriptions of the first use of an innovation, and descriptions of other innovations that were less successful• Provides an introductory essay explaining how the list was chosen and discussing the importance of innovation in the medical field• Includes a chronology of major milestones in medical innovation• Utilizes a ready-reference format that makes finding information about particular innovations eas...read more

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9781610695732 | Greenwood Pub Group, October 31, 2016, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Easy to read and to use, this A-to-Z mini-encyclopedia covers the most important medical innovations of the last 200 years.

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Product Description: Covering some of the most hotly contested topics in crime and criminal justice, including proposed sentencing and prison reforms, controversial developments like Stand Your Ground laws, and Supreme Court decisions, this work supplies essential background, current data, and a range of viewpoints on these important issues...read more

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9781610699273 | Abc-Clio Inc, December 31, 2016, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: Covering some of the most hotly contested topics in crime and criminal justice, including proposed sentencing and prison reforms, controversial developments like Stand Your Ground laws, and Supreme Court decisions, this work supplies essential background, current data, and a range of viewpoints on these important issues.

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Product Description: This book provides an insightful and comprehensive look at the issues regarding the use of the Internet and social media by activists in some 35 countries―and how many governments in these countries are trying to blunt these efforts to promote freedom...read more

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9781440840043 | Abc-Clio Inc, January 31, 2017, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: This book provides an insightful and comprehensive look at the issues regarding the use of the Internet and social media by activists in some 35 countries―and how many governments in these countries are trying to blunt these efforts to promote freedom.

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Product Description: This encyclopedia provides a real-world guide to American political journalism and news coverage in the 21st century, from the most influential media organizations and pundits to the controversies and practices shaping modern-day political journalism...read more

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9781440835520 | Abc-Clio Inc, December 31, 2016, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: This encyclopedia provides a real-world guide to American political journalism and news coverage in the 21st century, from the most influential media organizations and pundits to the controversies and practices shaping modern-day political journalism.

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By Gale (corporate author)

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9781414406879, titled "Meltons Encyclopedia of American Religions" | 9 edition (Gale Group, October 21, 2016), cover price $503.00

Miscellaneous:

9781414455211 | 8 edition (Gale Group, July 17, 2009), cover price $0.04

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Product Description: Who hasn’t heard of The Little Prince? First published in the United States in 1943, this classic by Saint Exupery is the world’s best-selling book after the Bible, with 145 million copies purchased worldwide. For the very first time, discover the official and definitive encyclopedia to this planetary myth: the genesis of the masterpiece, the origins of the Little Prince, all of the drawings, Saint Exupery’s life, and more...read more

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9782374950129 | Cernunnos, October 11, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Who hasn’t heard of The Little Prince?

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Product Description: This is Who We Were: In the 1980s explores American life in the 1980s. This new series is sure to be of value as both a serious research tool for students of American history as well as an intriguing climb up America's family tree...read more
By Laura Mars (editor)

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9781619259348 | 1 har/psc edition (Grey House Pub, October 1, 2016), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This is Who We Were: In the 1980s explores American life in the 1980s.

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Product Description: In the run-up to the 2016 national election, many issues involving election law have come to the fore. This volume will explore such timely topics as campaign finance and the corporate funding of elections in the aftermath of Citizens United vs...read more

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9781682170670 | Hw Wilson Co, October 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In the run-up to the 2016 national election, many issues involving election law have come to the fore.

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Product Description: This book examines how women candidates, voters, and office holders shape U.S. political processes and institutions, lending their perspectives to gradually evolve American life and values.• Presents up-to-date encyclopedic coverage of a subject of great importance: women's progress in closing the gender gap in political power• Provides valuable context and illuminates specific areas of women's involvement in politics―for example, women as voters and women as local/state officeholders―in a nonpartisan way• Offers both historical and current primary documents on the evolution of women in politic...read more

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9781610699730 | Abc-Clio Inc, September 30, 2016, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: This book examines how women candidates, voters, and office holders shape U.

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Product Description: An interesting resource for learning about the cultural differences and characteristics of people across the globe, this encyclopedia covers the "do's" and "don'ts" of a breadth of countries and major ethnic groups.• Provides comprehensive coverage of many of the world's countries and cultures that enables readers to make insightful cross-cultural comparisons• Directly supports the National Geography Standards by examining cultural mosaics• Provides relevant and useful information for readers preparing for study-abroad excursions or other international trave...read more

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9781440838200 | Greenwood Pub Group, January 31, 2017, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: An interesting resource for learning about the cultural differences and characteristics of people across the globe, this encyclopedia covers the "do's" and "don'ts" of a breadth of countries and major ethnic groups.

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Product Description: How has Hollywood―as a place, an industry, a concept, and a myth―affected American culture as a whole? This book addresses this complex question.• Presents hundreds of A–Z entries that discuss Hollywood as a place, industry, concept, and myth in American popular culture, within a historical context as well as from the modern perspective of our Internet-enabled, social media-driven society• Supplies primary documents that present first-hand accounts of topics related to Hollywood• Includes a timeline that highlights key events in Hollywood histor...read more

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9780313397059 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2016, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: How has Hollywood―as a place, an industry, a concept, and a myth―affected American culture as a whole?

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Product Description: This four-volume set documents the complexity and richness of women's contributions to American history and culture, empowering all students by demonstrating a more populist approach to the past.• Provides significantly more detail than typical reference works on women's history and culture, enabling readers to better appreciate the contributions of women of all socio-cultural statuses• Covers the astounding range of American women's experience, including women of various economic and racial statuses, religious affiliations, political and ideological identifications, and sexualities• Includes a significant selection of primary documents, thereby combining the educational power of secondary and primary literature to create a richer learning experience for user...read more

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9781610696029 | Abc-Clio Inc, September 30, 2016, cover price $415.00 | About this edition: This four-volume set documents the complexity and richness of women's contributions to American history and culture, empowering all students by demonstrating a more populist approach to the past.

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Product Description: How do our human senses work and help us interact with our surroundings, and what happens when these senses malfunction or are impaired? This book provides in-depth information that answers these questions and more.• Provides an introductory essay that gives readers a firm conceptual framework on the subject of human senses before delving into greater detail• Includes further readings sections and a comprehensive bibliography that serve readers looking to research the topic more in depth• Supports study of the anatomy of sense organs, particularly the eye and ear, that are frequently studied in courses in biology; of perception (and its shortcomings) as addressed as part of psychology classes; and of sensory impairments, such as blindness and deafness, which are topics commonly discussed in health classe...read more

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9781440834165 | Greenwood Pub Group, November 30, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: How do our human senses work and help us interact with our surroundings, and what happens when these senses malfunction or are impaired?

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