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  1. Rebels and Renegades

    A Chronology of Social and Political Dissent in the United States

    By Neil A. Hamilton

    Rebels and Renegades examines 350 years of history through the eyes of the uncompromising. Presented in nine clearly written chronological chapters, this comprehensive reference covers the major events and personalities in the history of extremism in the U.S. Besides chronicling the event itself,...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. South Asian Folklore

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Peter Claus, Sarah Diamond, Margaret Mills

    With 600 signed, alphabetically organized articles covering the entirety of folklore in South Asia, this new resource includes countries and regions, ethnic groups, religious concepts and practices, artistic genres, holidays and traditions, and many other concepts. A preface introduces the material...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Country Music

    A Biographical Dictionary

    By Richard Carlin

    This illustrated A-Z guide covers more than 700 country music artists, groups, and bands. Articles also cover specific genres within country music as well as instruments used. Written in a lively, engaging style, the entries not only outline the careers of country music's greatest artists, they...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Atlas of U.S. and Canadian Environmental History

    Edited by Char Miller

    This visually dynamic historical atlas chronologically covers American environmental history through the use of four-color maps, photos, and diagrams, and in written entries from well known scholars.Organized into seven categories, each chapter covers: agriculture * wildlife and forestry * land use...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Medieval Iberia

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by E. Michael Gerli

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    As the first comprehensive reference to the vital world of medieval Spain, this unique volume focuses on the Iberian kingdoms from the fall of the Roman Empire to the aftermath of the Reconquista. The nearly 1,000 signed A-Z entries, written by renowned specialists in the field, encompass topics of...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Medieval Jewish Civilization

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Norman Roth

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    This is the first encyclopedic work to focus exclusively on medieval Jewish civilization, from the fall of the Roman Empire to about 1492. The more than 150 alphabetically organized entries, written by scholars from around the world, include biographies, countries, events, social history, and...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Compan Cont Music Thought 2vol

    By John Paynter

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences

    Edited by Ivor Grattan-Guinness

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    * Examines the history and philosophy of the mathematical sciences in a cultural context, tracing their evolution from ancient times up to the twentieth century * 176 articles contributed by authors of 18 nationalities* Chronological table of main events in the development of mathematics* Fully...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Companion to Contemporary Architectural Thought

    Edited by Ben Farmer, Dr Hentie J Louw, Hentie Louw, Adrian Napper

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    Architecture has attracted increasing worldwide attention in recent years, not only because of its cultural significance but also because of concern over the performance and resource implications of buildings. 101 in-depth articles by international scholars and practitioners bring the subject into...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Historical Gazetteer of the United States

    By Paul T. Hellmann

    The first place-by-place chronology of U.S. history, this book offers the student, researcher, or traveller a handy guide to find all the most important events that have occurred at any locality in the United States....

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge