Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Encyclopedias Books

You are currently browsing 171–180 of 196 new and published books in the subject of Encyclopedias — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 18

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare

    Edited by Marc Bekoff, Carron A. Meaney

    Human beings' responsibility to and for their fellow animals has become an increasingly controversial subject. This book provides a provocative overview of the many different perspectives on the issues of animal rights and animal welfare in an easy-to-use encyclopedic format. Original contributions...

    Published May 31st 1998 by Routledge

  8. The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry

    By Anthony Slide

    The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry is a completely revised and updated edition of Anthony Slide's The American Film Industry, originally published in 1986 and recipient of the American Library Association's Outstanding Reference Book award for that year. More than 200 new...

    Published May 31st 1998 by Routledge

  9. Tibetan-English Dictionary

    By H. A. Jaschke

    Jaschke's classic work, first published in 1881 and still invaluable to students, is now reprinted in paperback for the first time. The dictionary is essential for textual interpretation, particularly of Buddhist philosophy. Sanskrit equivalents are provided....

    Published May 5th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Fitzroy Dearborn Book of World Rankings

    Edited by George Thomas Kurian

    This is the fourth edition of Kurian's highly regarded and widely used research tool, cited previously by the American Library Association as the Outstanding Reference of the Year. The Fitzroy Dearborn Book of World Rankings, 4th edition is designed as an international scorecard that compares and...

    Published March 31st 1998 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Spenser Encyclopedia
    Edited by A.C. Hamilton
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  2. The Changing Sixth Form in the Twentieth Century
    By A D Edwards
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  3. Encyclopedia of Leisure and Outdoor Recreation
    Edited by John Jenkins, John Pigram
    To Be Published May 28th 2015
  4. The Companion to British History
    By Charles Arnold-Baker
    To Be Published June 25th 2015
  5. The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
    By Robert W. Bradnock
    To Be Published August 9th 2015

Find more forthcoming books