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  1. The Army of Northern Virginia

    Lee's Army in the American Civil War, 1861-1865

    By Philip Katcher

    To see the introduction, the table of contents, a generous selection of sample pages, and more, visit the website The Army of Northern Virginia website.The Confederate Army of Northern Virginia was one of the greatest fighting formations in history: a combination of an outstanding commander and an...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Witch Figure

    Folklore essays by a group of scholars in England honouring the 75th birthday of Katharine M. Briggs

    Edited by Venetia Newall

    Katharine Briggs enjoys an unchallenged reputation in the world of folklore studies. The theme of this volume, the witch figure as a malevolent intermediary in folk belief, was chosen to reflect that aspect of Briggs's scholarship exemplified in her study of witchcraft, Pale Hecate's Team. The...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  3. International Who's Who of Women 2014

    9th Edition

    By Europa Publications

    Series: Biographical Reference Series

    The most influential and distinguished women throughout the world are brought together in this unique single-volume publication. Listing more than 7,500 entries from a variety of backgrounds, this new ninth edition reflects the significant role of women in modern society. A one-stop...

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Ferdinand de Saussure

    Edited by John Joseph

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Linguists

    Ferdinand de Saussure (1857–1913) is widely recognized as the founder of twentieth-century language science. In his lifetime he published an important work on Indo-European philology but it was his Course in General Linguistics, published posthumously in 1916, that paved the way for a genuinely...

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian History

    Edited by Norman G. Owen

    The study of the history of Southeast Asia is still growing, evolving, deepening and changing as an academic field. Over the past few decades historians have added nuance to traditional topics such as Islam and nationalism, and created new ones, such as gender, globalization and the politics of...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Europa World of Learning 2014

    64th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa World of Learning

    A comprehensive guide to 33,000 academic institutions and 246,000 staff and officials across the whole spectrum of higher education, research and learning. No other source provides such comprehensive international coverage. Now in its 64th edition, The Europa World of Learning is one of the world's...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Companion to Contemporary Black British Culture

    Edited by Alison Donnell

    The Companion to Contemporary Black British Culture is the first comprehensive reference book to provide multidisciplinary coverage of the field of black cultural production in Britain. The publication is of particular value because despite attracting growing academic interest in recent years, this...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  8. International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Feather, Paul Sturges

    The International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science was published to widespread acclaim in 1996, and has become the major reference work in the field. This eagerly awaited new edition has been fully revised and updated to take full account of the many and radical changes which have...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Dictionary of Ethics, Theology and Society

    By Paul A. B. Clarke, Andrew Linzey

    This Dictionary provides a unique and groundbreaking survey of both the historical and contemporary interrelations between ethics, theology and society. In over 250 separately-authored entries, a selection of the world's leading scholars from many disciplines and many denominations present their...

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Africa's International Relations

    Edited by Tim Murithi

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Africa’s international relations have often been defined and oriented by the dominant international and geopolitical agendas of the day. In the aftermath of colonialism the Cold War became a dominant paradigm that defined the nature of the continent’s relationship with the rest of the world. The...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge