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  1. Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by John Block Friedman, Kristen Mossler Figg

    Series: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    Trade, Travel, and Exploration: An Encyclopedia is a reference book that covers the peoples, places, technologies, and intellectual concepts that contributed to trade, travel and exploration during the Middle Ages, from the years A.D. 525 to 1492....

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    This Encyclopedia on American history and law is the first devoted to examining the issues of civil liberties and their relevance to major current events while providing a historical context and a philosophical discussion of the evolution of civil liberties. Coverage includes the traditional civil...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture

    Edited by Peter Childs, Michael Storry

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    Boasting more than 970 alphabetically-arranged entries, the Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture surveys British cultural practices and icons in the latter half of the twentieth century. It examines high and popular culture and encompasses both institutional and alternative aspects of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Encyclopedia of Nonlinear Science

    Edited by Alwyn Scott

    In 438 alphabetically-arranged essays, this work provides a useful overview of the core mathematical background for nonlinear science, as well as its applications to key problems in ecology and biological systems, chemical reaction-diffusion problems, geophysics, economics, electrical and...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 29th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 9th 2014 by Estates Gazette

  10. 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 3rd 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Europa World of Learning 2015, 65th Edition
    Edited by Europa Publications
    To Be Published September 2nd 2014
  2. Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia
    Edited by Bryan S. Turner, Oscar Salemink
    To Be Published September 25th 2014
  3. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century
    Edited by Eric L. Haralson
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  4. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century
    Edited by Eric L. Haralson
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  5. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Malaysia
    Edited by Meredith Weiss
    To Be Published October 13th 2014

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