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  1. The International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2015

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: INTERNATIONAL WHO'S WHO IN CLASSICAL/POPULAR MUSIC

    Combining the International Who's Who in Classical Music and the International Who's Who in Popular Music, this two-volume set provides a complete view of the whole of the music world. Within the International Who's Who in Classical Music, each biographical entry comprises personal information,...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Who's Who in Classical Music 2015

    31st Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The International Who’s Who in Classical Music 2015 is a vast source of biographical and contact information for singers, instrumentalists, composers, conductors, managers and more. Each entrant has been given the opportunity to update his or her information for the new improved 2015 edition....

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. International Who's Who in Popular Music 2015

    17th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The International Who's Who in Popular Music 2015 gives biographical information and contact details for some of the most talented and influential artists and individuals from the world of popular music. Now in its seventeenth edition, there are over 7,000 biographies charting the careers and...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Who's Who in International Affairs 2015

    9th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    This ninth edition of Who's Who in International Affairs provides, in one volume, biographical information on more than 6,000 people prominent in the fields of international politics, diplomacy, law and economic affairs throughout the world. As well as politicians and...

    Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

  5. International Who's Who of Authors and Writers 2015

    30th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    Now in its 30th edition, this title is a comprehensive and practical source of biographical information on the key personalities and organizations of the literary world, whether world-famous or lesser known. This descriptive directory is revised annually by our editorial team and all entrants are...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

  6. International Who's Who in Poetry 2015

    18th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The eighteenth edition of the International Who's Who in Poetry is a unique and comprehensive guide to the leading lights and freshest talent in poetry today. Containing biographies of more than 4,000 contemporary poets world-wide, this essential reference work provides truly international coverage...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Dostoevsky 1821-1881

    By E.H. Carr

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Tolstoy and Dostoevsky

    The bare events of Dostoevsky’s life – his father murdered by peasants, his own ordeal before a firing squad, then exile in Siberia, his epilepsy, gambling, poverty and debts – go far to account for his strange intensity of vision. This biography, first published in 1931, traces his wayward...

    Published August 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Bertrand Russell: A Life

    By Herbert Gottschalk

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Russell

    Bertrand Russell’s eminence of intellect and person has long been unassailable. Besides his distinction as mathematician and philosopher, and a vast output of books, articles, lectures and talks on most aspects of the human condition, there is his continuing concern for day-to-day political issues,...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. John Dee's Actions with Spirits (Volumes 1 and 2)

    22 December 1581 to 23 May 1583

    By Christopher Whitby

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy

    This was originally a two volume set which is now bound as one. Here is presented an investigation of the nature of the earliest extant records of the supposed communication with angels and spirits of John Dee (1527-1608) with the assistance of his two mediums or 'scryers', Barnabas Saul and Edward...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Bertrand Russell: The Passionate Sceptic

    By Alan Wood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Russell

    ‘Fascinating’, ‘brilliant’, ‘oddly moving’, ‘a warm human picture’ – this biography was enthusiastically received when it came out in 1957. And no wonder. It is not only the lively story of a distinguished man but a lucid account of his work and its significance. The author, who was himself a...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The International Who's Who 2016, 79th Edition
    Edited by Europa Publications
    To Be Published June 10th 2015
  2. Edward Carpenter (Routledge Revivals): In Appreciation
    Edited by Gilbert Beith
    To Be Published July 5th 2015
  3. Lords of Fleet Street: The Harmsworth Dynasty
    By Richard Bourne
    To Be Published July 19th 2015
  4. Garvin of the Observer
    By David Ayerst
    To Be Published July 19th 2015
  5. The Last Chronicle of Bouverie Street
    By George Glenton, William Pattinson
    To Be Published July 19th 2015

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