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  1. The Rock Art of Africa

    By A.R. Willcox

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    It has long been known that all forms of art – rock paintings, carvings and scribings, and also portable sculpture – are present at various locations throughout Africa. This book was the first inclusive survey and brings together in one volume accounts of African rock art which were previously...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Ferriby Boats

    Seacraft of the Bronze Age

    By Edward Wright

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    In 1937 the author, then aged 19, found the remains of an ancient boat at Ferriby on the Humber shore. This book is his own account of his discoveries, excavations and research over 50 years since the first boat find. The importance of this and the subsequent finds was only fully recognised after...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century

    Edited by Eric L. Haralson

    With contributions from over 100 scholars, the Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Centry provides essays on the careers, works, and backgrounds of more than 100 nineteenth-century poets. It also provides entries on specialized categories of twentieth-century verse such as hymns, folk...

    Published October 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century

    Edited by Eric L. Haralson

    The Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century contains over 400 entries that treat a broad range of individual poets and poems, along with many articles devoted to topics, schools, or periods of American verse in the century. Entries fall into three main categories: poet entries, which...

    Published October 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia

    Edited by Bryan S. Turner, Oscar Salemink

    The Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia provides a contemporary and comprehensive overview of religion in contemporary Asia. Compiled and introduced by Bryan S. Turner and Oscar Salemink, the Handbook contains specially written chapters by experts in their respective fields. The wide-ranging...

    Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Politics of the Olympics

    A Survey

    Edited by Alan Bairner, Gyozo Molnar

    Series: Europa Politics of ... series

    The Politics of the Olympics: A Survey provides information on and analysis of the relationship between politics and the Olympic Games. It is argued and demonstrated throughout the book that sport and politics have been and are intimately connected and nowhere is this relationship more...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Constitutions of the World

    By Robert L. Maddex

    From Algeria to Zimbabwe, Constitutions of the World is a guide to the constitutions and constitutional histories of eighty nations. It will prove an invaluable resource for any teacher or student interested in politics, law, human rights or the political history of nations across the world....

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 5th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 15th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Legal Aspects of Trade Finance
    By Charles Chatterjee
    To Be Published February 4th 2015
  2. Encyclopedia of Domestic Violence
    Edited by Nicky Ali Jackson
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  3. South Asian Folklore: An Encyclopedia
    Edited by Peter Claus, Sarah Diamond, Margaret Mills
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  4. The Atlas of U.S. and Canadian Environmental History
    Edited by Char Miller
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  5. Medieval Iberia: An Encyclopedia
    Edited by E. Michael Gerli
    To Be Published February 9th 2015

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