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Encyclopaedias & reference works

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World Christian Encyclopedia Third Edition

World Christian Encyclopedia Third Edition

Author: Todd Johnson Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/11/2019

The World Christian Encyclopedia, now in its 3rd edition, documents the changing status of World Christianity over the past 120 years from historical and social scientific perspectives. It records the continued shift of Christianity to the Global South and contains estimates for religious and nonreligious affiliation in every country of the world, including detail on Christianity to the denominational level. This reference work features comprehensive descriptions of all Christian traditions, including current information on the uniqueness of Christian experiences around the world.

European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2020

European Union Encyclopedia and Directory 2020

Author: Europa Publications Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/11/2019

Thoroughly updated, this extensive reference source provides in-depth information on all matters relating to the European Union (EU): the events surrounding the United Kingdom's planned departure from the EU are covered in depth, including discussion and analysis of the potential implications for the future of the EU; the EU's migration policy is evaluated, together with the EU's legal and social frameworks; enlargement policy and environmental issues are discussed; and external relations and current security challenges are addressed. Key Features: an up-to date chronology of the EU from 1947 to present an A-Z section contains definitions and explanations of organizations, acronyms and terms, and articles on each member state. Comprising over 1,000 entries, terms listed include: Brexit; the European Institute for Gender Equality; Erasmus+; the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund; and the European System of Financial Supervision articles written by experts on the EU provide an overview of its policies and activities. a directory of principal names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail and internet addresses of all major European Union institutions and their official bodies. This information is supplemented by summaries of important treaties, and details of EU-level trade and professional associations. Users will also find details of MEPs and the political groups and national parties contributing to the European Parliament a statistical survey gives tables covering: population, employment, agriculture, energy and mining, industry, the environment, finance, trade, transport and communications, tourism, health and welfare, and education across the EU This title will prove valuable to academic and public libraries, politicians and government agencies and the media, as well as to all those in need of accurate and reliable information on the European Union.

Children's pictorial Encyclopaedia

Children's pictorial Encyclopaedia

Author: Om Books Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/10/2019

Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust

Author: Roger Shattuck Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/09/2019

The Description for this book, Marcel Proust, will be forthcoming.

Conventional Forces and American Defense Policy An International Security Reader

Conventional Forces and American Defense Policy An International Security Reader

Author: Steven E. Miller Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/09/2019

The Description for this book, Conventional Forces and American Defense Policy: An International Security Reader, will be forthcoming.

Conventional Forces and American Defense Policy An International Security Reader

Conventional Forces and American Defense Policy An International Security Reader

Author: Steven E. Miller Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/09/2019

The Description for this book, Conventional Forces and American Defense Policy: An International Security Reader, will be forthcoming.

Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka

Author: Erich Heller Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/09/2019

The Description for this book, Franz Kafka, will be forthcoming.

Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka

Author: Erich Heller Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/09/2019

The Description for this book, Franz Kafka, will be forthcoming.

Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust

Author: Roger Shattuck Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/09/2019

The Description for this book, Marcel Proust, will be forthcoming.