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New and Published Books

  1. The Europa World of Learning 2015

    65th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa World of Learning

    Now in its 65th edition, The Europa World of Learning is one of the world's leading reference works. Updated to the highest editorial standards, entries are sourced directly from the organizations to ensure accurate and reliable information. The accreditation status of every university and college...

    Published September 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction

    By M.C. Rintoul

    Fascinating and comprehensive in scope, the Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction is a valuable source for both students and teachers of literature, and for those interested in locating the facts behind the fiction they read. In a single, scholarly volume, it provides intriguing insight...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Encyclopedia of the Cold War

    Edited by Ruud van Dijk, William Glenn Gray, Svetlana Savranskaya, Jeremi Suri, Qiang Zhai

    Between 1945 and 1991, tension between the USA, its allies, and a group of nations led by the USSR, dominated world politics. This period was called the Cold War – a conflict that stopped short to a full-blown war. Benefiting from the recent research of newly open archives, the Encyclopedia of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Freud Encyclopedia

    Theory, Therapy, and Culture

    Edited by Edward Erwin

    The first in-depth Encyclopedia on the life, work, and theories of Sigmund Freud, this A-Z reference includes the most recent debates on such topics as the theory of dreams and the Oedipus complex, as well as biographical sketches of leading figures in the Freudian movement. Coverage also includes...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of Historians and Historical Writers

    Edited by Kelly Boyd

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Key Figures in Medieval Europe

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Richard K. Emmerson

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    From emperors and queens to artists and world travelers, from popes and scholars to saints and heretics, Key Figures in Medieval Europe brings together in one volume the most important people who lived in medieval Europe between 500 and 1500. Gathered from the biographical entries from the on-going...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of Chinese Film

    By Zhiwei Xiao, Yingjin Zhang

    Edited by Yingjin Zhang

    The Encyclopedia of Chinese Film, one of the first ever encyclopedias in this area, provides alphabetically organized entries on directors, genres, themes, and actors and actresses from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan as well as 300 film synopses. Great care has been taken to provide solid...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. World War II in the Pacific

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Stanley Sandler

    Series: Military History of the United States

    Stanley Sandler, one of America's most respected and best-known military historians, has brought together over 300 entries by some 200 specialists in the field to create the first encyclopedia specifically devoted to the Pacific Theatre of World War II.Extending far beyond battles and hardware, the...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The American Presidents

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Melvin I. Urofsky

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Indicative Past

    A Hundred Years of the Girls' Public Day School Trust

    By Josephine Kamm

    Originally published in 1971,this volume is much more than a history of the Girls’ Public Day School Trust; it examines the growth of educational opportunities for girls and is set against a background of changing social attitudes and ideas. The book is mainly concerned with a small group of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia
    Edited by Bryan S. Turner, Oscar Salemink
    To Be Published September 25th 2014
  2. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century
    Edited by Eric L. Haralson
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  3. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century
    Edited by Eric L. Haralson
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  4. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Malaysia
    Edited by Meredith L. Weiss
    To Be Published October 13th 2014
  5. Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology
    By Various
    To Be Published October 19th 2014

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