Series: Routledge Revivals
First published in 1988, Peter Hughes explores the work of V. S. Naipaul, and the interplay of fictional and non-fictional patters in what is his obsessive vision of human life. Hughes shows how Naipaul’s narratives pair off histories and novels, travel-writing and psycho-biography, reinforcing one...
Published June 12th 2014 by Routledge
An Introduction to Social and Regional Varieties of English in the British Isles, Fifth Edition
Series: The English Language Series
English Accents and Dialects is an essential guide to contemporary social and regional varieties of English spoken in the British Isles today. Together with invaluable overviews of numerous regional accents and dialects, this fifth edition provides a detailed description of key features of...
Published April 26th 2012 by Routledge
A Complete Short Course for Teaching Assistants, Volunteer Helpers and Parents, 2nd Edition
Series: David Fulton / Nasen
Being able to read is one of the most important skills in life and something we all want our children to achieve – for learning and for pleasure. Supporting Children’s Reading gives you the understanding you need of the reading process to ensure that children are effectively supported in their...
Published March 3rd 2010 by Routledge
Series: Energy and Infrastructure Set
The issue of 'sustainability' in the developed world is nowhere more critical than in the field of personal travel, which in many countries has become the fastest-growing contributor to global warming. Unless the use of cars can be brought under control, there is little chance of meeting government...
Published September 30th 2009 by Routledge
Enquiries into the Secret State
Series: Studies in Intelligence
This edited volume brings together many of the world’s leading scholars of intelligence with a number of former senior practitioners to facilitate a wide-ranging dialogue on the central challenges confronting students of intelligence. The book presents a series of documents, nearly all of which...
Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge
Planet Earth, Life and Climate
The changing climate and its affect on all of us is becoming increasingly apparent - ozone depletion, hurricanes, floods and extreme weather behaviour. Introduction to Environmental Physics challenges the way we think about how and why environmental change occurs.This authoritative book aims to...
Published May 28th 2001 by CRC Press