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  1. Encyclopedia of Parenting

    Theory and Research

    Edited by Charles A. Smith

    Parenting receives growing amounts of attention from researchers, and what was once considered chiefly an art is now also recognized for being a science. Our knowledge of parenting has increased significantly in the last few decades; new developments continue to happen daily. The Encyclopedia of...

    Published February 28th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Contemporary World Musicians

    Edited by Clifford Thompson

    Music lovers, researchers, students, librarians, and teachers can trace the personal and artistic influences behind music makers from Elton John to Leontyne Price. Individual entries on over 400 of the world's most renowned and accomplished living performers, composers, conductors, and band leaders...

    Published February 28th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century

    Edited by Lol Henderson, Lee Stacey

    The Encyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century is an alphabetically arranged encyclopedia of all aspects of music in various parts of the world during the 20th century. It covers the major musical styles--concert music, jazz, pop, rock, etc., and such key genres as opera, orchestral music, be-bop,...

    Published January 31st 1999 by Routledge

  4. The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals 1824-1900, CD-ROM

    Edited by Walter E. Houghton

    The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals is the most important bibliographic reference work on 43 key nineteenth century British periodicals ever created or conceived. In its coverage of literature, religion, politics, social sciences, political economy, the arts and women's writing, the...

    Published January 20th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Utopias and Utopians

    An Historical Dictionary of Attempts to Make the World a Better Place and Those Who Were Involved

    Edited by Richard C.S. Trahair

    Utopian ventures are worth close attention, to help us understand why some succeed and others fail, for they offer hope for an improved life on earth. Utopias and Utopians is a comprehensive guide to utopian communities and their founders. Some works look at literary utopias or political utopias,...

    Published November 30th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Dictionary of Space Technology

    Edited by Joseph Angelo

    Originally published in 1981, the completely revised and updated second edition of the Dictionary of Space Technology illustrates the advances of the last 20 years and makes accessible nearly every word, concept, and event relating to this branch of science. It guides lay persons and professionals...

    Published November 30th 1998 by Routledge

  7. The Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions

    Edited by Jack A. Goldstone

    The Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions is an important reference work that describes revolutionary events that have affected and often changed the course of history. Suitable for students and interested lay readers yet authoritative enough for scholars, its 200 articles by leading scholars from...

    Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of Naval History

    Edited by Anthony Bruce, William Cogar

    From the beginnings of the age of sail and firearms to the present day, the Encyclopedia of Naval History provides a complete and comprehensive guide to world naval history. More than 1,000 alphabetically arranged entries (and 124 black-and-white photographs) provide in-depth coverage of: major sea...

    Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge

  9. Encyclopedia of China

    History and Culture

    Edited by Dorothy Perkins

    Presents a representative cross-section of entries on all aspects of the history and culture of China. Alphabetically organized, the entries include * major cities and provinces* historical eras and figures* government and politics* economics* religion* language and the writing system*...

    Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Chronology of European History

    Edited by John Powell

    700 chronologically arranged articles examine events in Europe from 15,000 BC to 1997. The categories covered include business and labour, communications, cultural and intellectual history, law, environment, education, diplomacy and international relations, exploration and discovery, government and...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge