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  1. Mrs Annie Besant

    A Modern Prophet

    By Theodore Besterman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    Having already published a bibliography on Annie Besant, Theodore Besterman in this book continued with the story of her life. She was a prominent British Theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and orator who lived between 1847 and 1933.Originally published in 1934, this work is fascinating...

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. The International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2014

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    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 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. International Who's Who in Classical Music 2014

    30th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The International Who’s Who in Classical Music 2014 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...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. International Who's Who in Popular Music 2014

    16th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The International Who's Who in Popular Music 2014 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 sixteenth edition, there are over 7,000 biographies...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Edward Carpenter (Routledge Revivals)

    In Appreciation

    Edited by Gilbert Beith

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Edward Carpenter: In Appreciation, first published in 1931, presents a collection of tributes to and reminiscences about the renowned socialist poet, pioneering gay rights activist, environmentalist and political thinker. Embroiled in controversy with prominent figures of all political persuasions...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Cinema Eye, Cinema Ear

    Some Key Film-makers of the Sixties

    By John Russell Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    Since the cinema first began to be taken seriously as an art form, there has been a constant debate on the question: who is the real creator of the film, the writer or the director? This study of a group of key film-makers in the sixties suggests that during this decade there was an emergence...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Directors and Directions

    Cinema for the Seventies

    By John Russell Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    This is a study of nine key film-makers who came into prominence in the early ‘70s: Claude Chabrol, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Lindsay Anderson, Stanley Kubrick, Andy Warhol and Paul Morrissey, Satyajit Ray, Miklos Jancsó, and Dušan Makavejev – representing seven film-producing countries. In this book...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Ancient World

    Dictionary of World Biography, Volume 1

    Edited by Frank N. Magill

    Containing 250 entries, each volume of the Dictionary of World Biography contains examines the lives of the individuals who shaped their times and left their mark on world history. Much more than a 'Who's Who', each entry provides an in-depth essay on the life and career of the...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  9. International Who's Who of Women 2014

    9th Edition

    By Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The most influential and distinguished women throughout the world are brought together in this unique single-volume publication. Listing more than 7,500 entries from a variety of backgrounds, this new ninth edition reflects the significant role of women in modern society. A one-stop...

    Published October 10th 2013 by Routledge

  10. International Who's Who of Authors and Writers 2014

    29th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    Now in its 29th 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 21st 2013 by Routledge