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New and Published Books

  1. Sustainable Buildings

    Edited by Rohinton Emmanuel

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    The ‘fit for purpose’ of the built environment has been a focus of attention since classical times, both in the West and in the East. However, an explicit focus on ‘sustainable buildings’ is relatively new. The last two decades in particular have seen an explosion of published material on the...

    Published July 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The International Directory of Government 2014

    11th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: INTERNATIONAL DIRECTORY OF GOVERNMENT

    The International Directory of Government is the definitive guide to people in power in every part of the world. All the top decision-makers are included in this one-volume publication, which brings together government institutions, agencies and personnel from the largest nations (China, India,...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Europa Directory of International Organizations 2014

    16th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Directory of International Organizations

    The Europa Directory of International Organizations 2014 serves as an unequalled one-volume guide to the contemporary international system. Within a clear, unique framework the recent activities of all major international organizations are described in detail. Given alongside extensive background...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Companion to Contemporary Economic Thought

    Edited by Michael Bleaney, David Greenaway, Dr Ian Stewart, Ian Stewart

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    * 41 in-depth essays cover current economic theory and applied economics in a single, comprehensive volume* Interfaces section considers economics as it relates to other disciplines* Extensive notes, bibliographies and suggestions for further reading; detailed index of Topics and People`A...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. EGLR 2014 V1

    Edited by Hazel Marshall

    Series: Estates Gazette Law Reports

    The Estates Gazette Law Reports are an indispensable reference for property law practitioners researching and advising on all aspects of landlord and tenant law, valuation, professional negligence, conveyancing, real property, leasehold enfranchisement and compensation. They comprise the law...

    Published July 10th 2014 by Estates Gazette

  6. Alchemy in Europe

    A Guide to Research

    By Claudia Kren

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy

    This comprehensive annotated bibliography, first published in 1990, guides the user helpfully through where to find information on various elements on alchemy when researching. Divided into categories to aid finding the right area of interest, this book forms a unique reference tool....

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The International Who's Who 2015

    78th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    When you need to source accurate information on the past history, achievements and current activities of leading world figures, from heads of state to sporting greats, Europa's The International Who's Who 2015 provides the answer. Published annually since 1935 The International Who's Who is your...

    Published June 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Europa World Year Book 2014

    55th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa World Year Book

    Globally renowned for its accuracy, consistency and reliability, the Europa World Year Book 2014 is your source for detailed country surveys containing the latest analytical, statistical and directory information for over 250 countries and territories. For more than eighty years since its first...

    Published June 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. A History of German Literature

    From the Beginnings to the Present Day

    By Wolfgang Beutin, Klaus Ehlert, Wolfgang Emmerich, Helmut Hoffacker, Bernd Lutz, Volker Meid, Ralf Schnell, Peter Stein, Inge Stephan

    Since the appearance of its first edition in Germany in 1979, A History of German Literature has established itself as a classic work used by students and anyone interested in German literature. The volume chronologically traces the development of German literature from the Middle Ages to the...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources

    A Guide for Library and Information Professionals

    Edited by Maria Collins, Patrick Carr

    Series: Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

    Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources: A Guide for Library and Information Professionals is a collection of essays from the leading authorities on print-to-e-resource transition – from library institutions of all sizes and levels of funding. This book will help...

    Published May 16th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Encyclopedia of the Cold War
    Edited by Ruud van Dijk, William Glenn Gray, Svetlana Savranskaya, Jeremi Suri, Qiang Zhai
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  2. The Freud Encyclopedia: Theory, Therapy, and Culture
    Edited by Edward Erwin
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  3. Encyclopedia of Historians and Historical Writers
    Edited by Kelly Boyd
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  4. Key Figures in Medieval Europe: An Encyclopedia
    Edited by Richard K. Emmerson
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  5. Encyclopedia of Chinese Film
    By Zhiwei Xiao, Yingjin ZhangEdited by Yingjin Zhang
    To Be Published August 15th 2014

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