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  1. Encyclopedia of the Palestinians

    Edited by Philip Mattar

    The Palestinian people and their region are continually in the news and at the forefront of international diplomacy, yet much about their history remains obscure. The Encyclopedia of the Palestinians objectively details the historical and political factors behind such controversial topics as the...

    Published June 30th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Dictionary of World Biography

    Edited by Frank N. Magill

    Each volume of the Dictionary of World Biography contains 250 entries on the lives of the individuals who shaped their times and left their mark on world history. This is not a who's who. Instead, each entry provides an in-depth essay on the life and career of the individual concerned. Essays...

    Published May 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Encyclopedia of Hurricanes, Typhoons and Cylcones

    Edited by David Longshore

    Encyclopedia of Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclones covers all major aspects of tropical cyclone activity. More than 200 extensively cross-referenced A-Z entries define technical terms and offer narrative accounts of history's major tropical storms. Coverage includes: meteorological terms and...

    Published April 30th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Encyclopedia of Ancient Deities

    Edited by Charles Russell Coulter, Patricia Turner

    The history of the divine is the history of human thought. For as long as men and women have pondered the mysteries of their existence, they have answered their own questions with stories of gods and goddesses. Belief in these deities shaped whole civilizations, yet today many of their names and...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of African Peoples

    Edited by The Diagram Group

    Africa is a vast continent, home to many millions of people. Its history stretches back millennia and encompasses some of the most ancient civilizations in the world. Modern Africa boasts a rich cultural heritage, the legacy of many diverse influences from all around the world, reflecting the...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  6. Concise Encyclopedia of Democracy

    Edited by the staff of Congressional Quarterly

    The Concise Encyclopedia of Democracy is a single-volume version of the award-winning Encyclopedia of Democracy. Not a condensation, the new Concise was created to address the special needs of smaller libraries. The more than 300 articles include concepts, countries, and individuals, emphasizing...

    Published January 31st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of the Holocaust

    Edited by Dr Robert Rozett, Dr Shmuel Spector

    Encyclopedia of the Holocaust is a comprehensive, authoritative one-volume reference that provides reliable information on this ignoble and frightening episode of modern history. It features eight essays on the history of the Holocaust and its antecedents, as well as coverage of such topics as the...

    Published January 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of the Solar System

    Edited by Roger Smith

    An illustrated encyclopedia which includes some 140 extended essays on the solar system and deep-space astronomy, arranging them alphabetically from "Antimatter" and "Asteroids" through "White Dwarf Stars" and "X-Ray Astronomy." Entries cover not only the traditional subjects on which astronomers...

    Published December 31st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

    Edited by Professor Edward Craig, Edward Craig

    The most complete and up-to-date philosophy reference for a new generation, with entries ranging from Abstract Objects to Wisdom, Socrates to Jean-Paul Sartre, Ancient Egyptian Philosophy to Yoruba Epistemology.The Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy includes:* More than 2000...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  10. Encyclopedia of Conflicts since World War II

    Edited by James Ciment, Kenneth Hill

    This copiously illustrated A-Z reference presents the most in-depth information available about the various conflicts the world has endured, local, regional, and international, since World War II. Some 142 conflicts are discussed and analyzed. The Encyclopedia of Conflict since World War II, with...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Encyclopedia of Leisure and Outdoor Recreation
    Edited by John Jenkins, John Pigram
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  2. Encyclopedia of Literature and Criticism
    Edited by Martin Coyle, Peter Garside, Malcolm Kelsall, John Peck
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2015, 15th Edition
    Edited by Europa Publications
    To Be Published November 12th 2014
  4. The Routledge Handbook of Urban Ecology
    Edited by Ian Douglas, David Goode, Mike Houck, Rusong Wang
    To Be Published December 8th 2014
  5. Encyclopedia of the Palestinians
    Edited by Philip Mattar
    To Be Published December 18th 2014

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