Till Victory Is Won

Till Victory Is Won Author: Janet Cheatham Bell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Taking its title from the moving lyrics of the official song of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," Till Victory Is Won chronicles significant moments in African-American history through more than two hundred illuminating quotations from NAACP officers, members, and award recipients. ...

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary Author: E. A. Wallis Budge
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary, a two volume set written by Egyptian expert E.A. Wallis Budge, is quite simply one of the most comprehensive and detailed dictionaries of Egyptian hieroglyphs with English to accompany it. The series includes a detailed Introduction by the author with key words and glyphs, a ...

Organophosphorus Chemistry

Organophosphorus Chemistry Author: D W Hutchinson
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry

Organophosphorus Chemistry provides a comprehensive annual review of the literature. Coverage includes phosphines and their chalcogenides, phosphonium salts, low coordination number phosphorus compounds, penta- and hexa-coordinated compounds, tervalent phosphorus acids, nucleotides and nucleic acids, ylides and related compounds, and phosphazenes. The series will be of value to research workers in ...

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary Author: Ibn Khallikan
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary, or Deaths of Eminent Men and History of the Sons of the Epoch, was the noted Arabic scholar Ibn Khallikan's most well-known and respected work. The author worked on the tome from 1256 to 1274, compiling names, genealogies, and histories of prominent or conspicuous men in the Islamic ...

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary Author: Ibn Khallikan
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary, or Deaths of Eminent Men and History of the Sons of the Epoch, was the noted Arabic scholar Ibn Khallikan's most well-known and respected work. The author worked on the tome from 1256 to 1274, compiling names, genealogies, and histories of prominent or conspicuous men in the Islamic ...

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary Author: Ibn Khallikan
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary, or Deaths of Eminent Men and History of the Sons of the Epoch, was the noted Arabic scholar Ibn Khallikan's most well-known and respected work. The author worked on the tome from 1256 to 1274, compiling names, genealogies, and histories of prominent or conspicuous men in the Islamic ...

A Guide to English Grammar

A Guide to English Grammar Author: Bessie Brooks
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

There is elements of language that allow us to better understand the world. Abstractions in language help us classify ideas into groups so that we may generalize or specify parts within a label. For instance a car is made up of many parts, such as the engine, the wheels, the ...

Debtors to their Profession (RLE Banking & Finance)

Debtors to their Profession  RLE Banking   Finance Author: Edwin Green
Publisher: Routledge

This volume examines the first hundred years of the Institute of Banking’s development within the banking business as a whole, with a particular emphasis upon changes in the staffing requirements of the banks and the importance of professional qualifications in the careers of their employees. The survey includes a ...

Plays and their Makers up to 1576

Plays and their Makers up to 1576 Author: Glynne Wickham
Publisher: Routledge

This volume forms part of the 5 volume set Early English Stages 1300-1660. This set examines the history of the development of dramatic spectacle and stage convention in England from the beginning of the fourteenth century to 1660....

Being Ethnographic

Being Ethnographic Author: Raymond Madden
Publisher: SAGE

Being Ethnographic is an essential introductory guidebook to the methods and applications of doing fieldwork in real-world settings. It discusses the future of ethnography, explores how we understand identity, and sets out the role of technology in a global, networked society. Driven by classic and anecdotal case studies, Being Ethnographic ...

Match Annual 2017

Match Annual 2017 Author: MATCH
Publisher: Pan Macmillan

From the makers of the UK's best football magazine! Year in, year out, MATCH remains the bestselling football annual and is what footy fans everywhere put at the top of their Christmas wishlist! Inside the annual, you can build your Ultimate Player, check out the wonderkids who'll rip up 2017 and ...

Table for Two

Table for Two Author: Lucy Morgan Waller
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Table for Two Table for Two is a humorous guide for older men and women who are not yet ready to give up on finding love. Its only real purpose is to share a laugh with its readers. It is a series of first dates. Each date is a disaster ...

The Snapple Aptitude Test

The Snapple Aptitude Test Author: Sandy Wood
Publisher: Crown

Snapple’s “Real Facts” have appeared on more than one billion Snapple caps since the initiative began in 2001. Now, two trivia experts have culled the very best and added a host of other trivia to create The Snapple Aptitude Test. Featuring one thousand questions, it challenges readers to test their ...

The Square Root of 2

The Square Root of 2 Author: David Flannery
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

An elegantly dramatized and illustrated dialog on the square root of two and the whole concept of irrational numbers....

The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Historical Jesus

The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Historical Jesus Author: Craig A. Evans
Publisher: Routledge

This Encyclopedia brings together the vast array of historical research into the reality of the man, the teachings, the acts, and the events ascribed to him that have served as the foundational story of one of the world's central religions. This kind of historiography is not biography. The historical study ...

Similes Dictionary

Similes Dictionary Author: Elyse Sommer
Publisher: Visible Ink Press

Packed with more than 16,000 imaginative, colorful phrases—from “abandoned as a used Kleenex” to “quiet as an eel swimming in oil”—this reference will help any politician, writer, or lover of language find the perfect simile, be it original or banal, verbose or succinct. Citing more than 2,000 sources—from the ...

Hypernyms and Hyponyms: Vocabulary Building

Hypernyms and Hyponyms  Vocabulary Building Author: Manik Joshi
Publisher: Manik Joshi

What are “Hypernyms and Hyponyms”? HYPERNYM ---- [Hyper- Over; -Onym: Name] Hypernym is a word that denotes a general category. Hypernym [singular] | Hypernyms [plural] Examples: game, bird, etc. Hypernym is also called ‘Generic term’, ‘Super-ordinate’, ‘Super-type’, or ‘Superset’. Derived terms related to ‘Hypernyms’: Hypernymous Words that are hypernyms are said ...

The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home

The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home Author: Ken Albala
Publisher: Penguin

The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home is not about extreme, off-the-grid living. It’s for city and suburban dwellers with day jobs: people who love to cook, love fresh natural ingredients, and old techniques for preservation; people who like doing things themselves with a needle and thread, garden hoe, ...

Companion Encyclopedia of Medicine in the Twentieth Century

Companion Encyclopedia of Medicine in the Twentieth Century Author: Roger Cooter
Publisher: Routledge

During the twentieth century, medicine has been radically transformed and powerfully transformative. In 1900, western medicine was important to philanthropy and public health, but it was marginal to the state, the industrial economy and the welfare of most individuals. It is now central to these aspects of life. Our prospects seem ...