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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Encyclopedia of Medieval Literature

    Edited by Laura C. Lambdin, Robert T. Lambdin

    This reference is a comprehensive guide to literature written 500 to 1500 A.D., a period that gave rise to some of the world's most enduring and influential works, such as Dante's Commedia, Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, and a large body of Arthurian lore and legend. While its emphasis is...

    Published August 31st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Historical Dictionary of Poland 1945-1996

    By Piotr Wróbel

    Located between the former Soviet Union and eastern Germany, Poland has the potential to become a political and economic bridge between the East and West. It is crucial to European security and stabilization; yet the list of reference books on recent Polish history is very short. This book fills...

    Published July 31st 1998 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Encyclopedia of Literature and Criticism
    Edited by Martin Coyle, Peter Garside, Malcolm Kelsall, John Peck
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014
  2. The Spenser Encyclopedia
    Edited by A.C. Hamilton
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014
  3. The Routledge Handbook of Urban Ecology
    Edited by Ian Douglas, David Goode, Mike Houck, Rusong Wang
    To Be Published December 4th 2014
  4. Encyclopedia of the Palestinians
    Edited by Philip Mattar
    To Be Published December 18th 2014
  5. Encyclopedia of Leisure and Outdoor Recreation
    Edited by John Jenkins, John Pigram
    To Be Published January 4th 2015

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