New PDF release: Schaum’s Outline of Latin Grammar

By Alan Fishbone

ISBN-10: 0071364552

ISBN-13: 9780071364553

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Get Through the Looking Glass (Webster's Korean Thesaurus PDF

By Lewis Carroll

ISBN-10: 0497925362

ISBN-13: 9780497925369

ISBN-10: 1423795962

ISBN-13: 9781423795964

This version is written in English. despite the fact that, there's a operating Korean word list on the backside of every web page for the tougher English phrases highlighted within the textual content. there are various variations of during the taking a look Glass. This version will be worthwhile if

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Read e-book online The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations PDF

By William Shakespeare, Jane Armstrong

ISBN-10: 0174436459

ISBN-13: 9780174436454

ISBN-10: 0174436467

ISBN-13: 9780174436461

THE ARDEN DICTIONARY OF SHAKESPEARE QUOTATIONS. Compiled through Jane Armstrong. 396 pp. London : Thomson studying, 2000 (1999).

The current compilation comprises 3000 quotations, either famous and lesser-known, from Shakespeare's performs and poems. The quotations range in size from brief sentences akin to "For he used to be nice of heart," via to longer passages akin to Hamlet's soliloquy, "To be or to not be," which could run to nearly a web page or extra. such a lot quotations, despite the fact that, are relatively brief, and lots of consist basically of "a strikingly expressed suggestion or resonant word" similar to "Do you scent a fault?"

Speaker, addressee, and act/scene/line references are keyed to the Arden Shakespeare sequence, and a few are via short annotations which aid make clear the context. The e-book is rounded out with a 4-page lifetime of Shakespeare; a 12-page word list; an in depth 45-page key-phrase Index; and an Index of References to Plays.

In her Preface, Editor Jane Armstrong writes that, as in "the 'commonplace books' during which Shakespeare's contemporaries recorded memorable extracts from their reading," her e-book has been prepared via subject - e.g., ABSENCE, wishes, GUILT, HASTE, LOVE - given that she feels that this "often essentially unearths the focus around a topic in a specific play; and ... occasionally indicates principles habitual via Shakespeare's paintings, both in related shape or in a development from the extra straightforwardly expressed to the more and more advanced and embedded" (pp. xi-xii).

The publication, in different phrases, has been designed to serve a twofold goal - basically as a usual ebook or compilation of issues, and merely secondarily as a dictionary - and since it includes in basic terms 3000 quotations readers are sometimes unlikely to discover what they are searching for.

I used to be stunned, for instance, to find key line from 'Titus Andronicus' - "When will this apprehensive shut eye have an end?" - has now not been incorporated. in reality, shut eye does not even seem as a subject matter, because the unmarried line containing it's been subsumed below SLEEP. i used to be additionally, until eventually I rigorously learn Armstrong's Preface, surpised to discover that, even though there are twenty "heart" quotations, center itself doesn't seem as a subject.

To find the road "For he used to be nice of heart," which has been integrated below the subject the Aristocracy, you'll have to seek the key-phrase Index. In different phrases, while you are looking for a selected line you have to FIRST cost THE key-phrase INDEX, because the e-book has no longer been prepared as a dictionary of phrases yet as a typical booklet of issues or subject matters, and a extra exact (and much less deceptive) identify for it can were 'The Arden general booklet of Shakespeare Quotations' or 'The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare's Themes.'

A really whole 'dictionary' that will completely fulfill all readers and within which we might all locate all of our favourite passages and contours may perhaps in fact in simple terms take the shape of a rearrangement of Shakespeare's whole works, whatever truly impracticable in a handy-sized booklet of simply 396 pages.

Within its limits, and given its goals, i have came upon that during use the Arden compilation is an engaging booklet that does a pretty stable activity commonly. a lot of my favourite strains are there, even though others are usually not, yet in repayment i have been guided to fascinating new strains and feature loved exploring sure subject matters. the most frustration i have encountered is that many passages look too truncated, and that i might have beloved to have obvious extra of the poetic context. yet this after all could have intended a miles better book.

The booklet is certain in an ornamental sleek wrapper, stitched, well-printed on solid skinny paper, and is kind of a good-looking creation. As a small eightvo in measurement (8 by means of five inches) it is not too colossal, has a pleasant appear and feel to it, and is simple to refer to and skim. even though it is not excellent (what is?), i might say it is a precious (though sometimes troublesome) reference that may additionally supply fascinating shopping fabric for the Shakespeare fanatic.

In sum, it is a publication with many beautiful positive factors, yet do not count on to discover every thing you search for in it : just a entire Shakespeare or even whatever just like the Schmidt Lexicon may supply that. And to prevent the opportunity of confusion, be sure to learn Jane Armstrong's Preface, during which she makes it completely transparent that this ebook is _not_ basically a dictionary of phrases. it really is meant to be whatever extra attention-grabbing!

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The Dictionary of Substances and their Effects (DOSE): A-B by S D Gangolli PDF

By S D Gangolli

ISBN-10: 0854048081

ISBN-13: 9780854048083

This re-creation of The Dictionary and components and their results (DOSE) supersedes the well known 1st version, and gives the good thing about unfastened sitewide entry to the DOSE searchable net database. the first version has been thoroughly revised, up-to-date and prolonged with all of the most up-to-date major information at the chemical compounds identified to have adversarial results on lifeforms or the surroundings. the recent version is a needs to for all those that want quick access to a unmarried resource of the most recent crucial and entirely referenced facts on chemical substances that are identified to have major poisonous or environmental results. the net database is perfect for certain searches and customized information retrieval. The second version of DOSE contains new toxicity, environmental and regulatory facts from the world's literature, offered in concise summaries. those new facts are crucial for the actual evaluate of the dangers linked to the use and disposal of chemical substances. information on over a hundred chemical substances new to this version were extra, together with endocrine disruptors, nutrients cancer causing agents, insecticides and compounds studied by way of IARC and NTP. all the 4000 chemical compounds inside the 1st version were reviewed. New and up-to-date details for those chemical substances contains: * occupational publicity limits for six international locations * fresh toxicity and ecotoxicity facts * result of new carcinogenicity, mutagenicity and environmental destiny reports * the newest regulatory specifications DOSE 2d version includes 7 hardcover volumes masking over 4000 chemical substances alphabetically, and comprises indexes of substance names and synonyms, molecular formulae, and CAS Registry Numbers; glossaries of scientific phrases and Latin to English organism names; an abbreviations directory and a finished advisor to the kinds of information and their foundation. loose sitewide entry to the DOSE net database is incorporated within the buy fee. as well as the RSC print/web database package deal, DOSE is on the market through Knovel's Engineering and medical on-line Reference, positioned at

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Read e-book online Oliver Twist (Webster's Thesaurus Edition) PDF

By Charles Dickens

ISBN-10: 0497010240

ISBN-13: 9780497010249

There are lots of variants of Oliver Twist. This academic variation was once created for self-improvement or in training for complex examinations. the ground of every web page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of unusual phrases highlighted within the textual content, together with synonyms and antonyms. Designed for college districts, educators, and scholars trying to maximize functionality on standardized assessments, Webster’s paperbacks reap the benefits of the truth that classics are often assigned readings. A operating word list on the backside of every web page turns out to be useful to scholars who're actively construction their vocabularies in anticipation of taking PSAT®, SAT®, AP® (Advanced Placement®), GRE®, LSAT®, GMAT® or related examinations. This version exposes the reader to a greatest variety of “difficult, and sometimes encountered” phrases in examinations. instead of offer a unmarried synonym, many are supplied for a number of meanings, permitting readers to raised clutch the anomaly of the English language, and stay away from utilizing the notes as a natural crutch. Having the reader decipher a word’s that means inside of context serves to enhance vocabulary retention and figuring out. each one web page covers phrases now not already highlighted on past pages. PSAT® is a registered trademark of the varsity front exam Board and the nationwide advantage Scholarship company neither of which sponsors or endorses this publication; SAT® is a registered trademark of the school Board which neither sponsors nor endorses this publication; GRE®, AP® and complex Placement® are registered logos of the academic checking out provider which neither sponsors nor endorses this e-book, GMAT® is a registered trademark of the Graduate administration Admissions Council that's neither affiliated with this publication nor endorses this ebook, LSAT® is a registered trademark of the legislations college Admissions Council which neither sponsors nor endorses this product. All rights reserved.

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Download PDF by John Buckingham, Keith H. Baggaley, Andrew D. Roberts,: Dictionary of Alkaloids, 2nd Edition

By John Buckingham, Keith H. Baggaley, Andrew D. Roberts, Laszlo F. Szabo

ISBN-10: 1420077694

ISBN-13: 9781420077698

Whereas probably the most mostly investigated — and so much infamous — chemical compounds on this planet are alkaloids, many smooth drugs also are according to alkaloid buildings. Chemists proceed to discover new artificial routes and alkaloid derivatives looking for drug applicants for scuffling with affliction. Drawn from the venerable Dictionary of usual items, the second one version of the Dictionary of Alkaloids categorizes all recognized alkaloids, featuring concise chemical, structural, and actual facts. The addition of an authoritative foreword, written via Geoffrey Cordell, eminent alkaloid chemist and Editor-in-Chief of the celebrated sequence The Alkaloids, Chemistry and Biology, units the scene for this attention-grabbing topic. Now greater than Double the scale of the former version The dictionary embraces a large definition of alkaloid in order that non-basic alkaloidal amides also are comprehensively lined. Grown in quantity from the previous version, the variety of alkaloids documented is now greater than doubled to over 20,000. For this re-creation, each present access has been inspected for accuracy and the good majority are up-to-date. The vast creation has been thoroughly rewritten and extended to offer a concise, authoritative, and completely referenced account of the different sorts of alkaloids. The editorial crew has been improved via the addition of Professor L?szl? Szab?, a popular specialist at the indole alkaloids. The presentation and class of this massive and intricate category of alkaloids has been thoroughly remodeled. displays Groundbreaking New advancements within the box a few outstanding shifts in emphasis replicate the alterations within the box because the first version used to be released in 1989. the most parts of recent details drawback novel and superior man made equipment, and the isolation of recent alkaloids of extraordinary constitution from numerous organisms, a few of them caused by the participation of newly well-known enzyme varieties, equivalent to the Diels-Adler enzymes. The textual content additionally displays new knowing of the interrelatedness of ecosystems and how during which alkaloids and different metabolites might be handed to and metabolized by means of predators. an immense characteristic of the dictionary is its class scheme for kind of Compound. those codes are designed to counterpoint substructure looking. every one heading merges the entire alkaloids idea through experts to be bio-genetically similar, even those who don’t percentage an analogous carbon skeleton. incorporates a absolutely Searchable CD-ROM Accompanying this dictionary is an absolutely searchable CD-ROM. the 2 media offer the posh of selection among the subtle and uncomplicated seek percentages awarded within the digital model or the facility to thumb in the course of the hugely browsable print model. both method, readers will locate entry to info exceptional either in scope and intensity.

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21st Century Political Science: A Reference Handbook - download pdf or read online

By John T. Ishiyama, Marijke Breuning

ISBN-10: 1412969018

ISBN-13: 9781412969017

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through ninety nine entries or "mini-chapters," the SAGE twenty first Century Reference sequence volumes on political technological know-how spotlight an important subject matters, matters, questions, and debates any scholar acquiring a level during this box should have mastered for effectiveness within the twenty first century. 21st Century Political technological know-how: A Reference instruction manual serves as an authoritative reference resource that meets scholars' learn wishes with extra special details than encyclopedia entries yet no longer lots jargon, aspect, or density as a magazine article or a learn instruction manual chapter. 

An editorial advisory board made from eminent students from quite a few subfields, lots of whom also are award-winning lecturers, chosen an important common themes within the self-discipline. the 2 volumes are divided into six significant elements: 1) basic techniques of Political technology; 2) Comparative Politics; three) diplomacy; four) Political technology method; five) Political proposal; and six) American Politics. a piece on id politics comprises chapters on issues akin to Race, Ethnicity, and Politics; Gender and Politics; faith and Politics; and LGBT matters/ Queer thought. This two-volume source makes rather advanced ways in political technological know-how obtainable to complicated undergraduate and starting graduate students.


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Download e-book for kindle: The Routledge Dictionary of Spiritual Quotations by Geoffrey Parrinder

By Geoffrey Parrinder

ISBN-10: 0203985672

ISBN-13: 9780203985670

ISBN-10: 0415233933

ISBN-13: 9780415233934

How does the universe come to exist?What is the character of its creator?Is there a objective to human existence?What is it to reside an outstanding life?The Routledge Dictionary of non secular and religious Quotations deals no longer justone solution to those questions, yet many.The primary questions relating God and guy are as outdated as humanity,finding new expressions and solutions in each society and age. The revealedworld of Jehovah, Allah and Krishna, of Christ, Mohammad and the Buddha andthe notion of non secular and mystic event have produced the world’srichest and so much broad literature. during this selection of over 3000 quotationsyou will notice the range of that literature and the fertility of religiousthought, event and perform all through historical past. Geoffrey Parrinder hasdrawn on the entire nice books of the world’s religions—the Bible, Qur’an,Zoroastrian Gathas, Hindu Vedas, Bhagavad Gita, Jewish Mishnah, Sikh AdiGranth and chinese language Tao Te Ching. learn the phrases of prophets, students andmystics at the nature of the divine, the ethics of human behavior and the puzzlesof mortality, resurrection and existence after demise. right here too are the concepts of thereligious and irreligious on issues religious and ethical, from Plato on sexuality,Freud at the origins of faith, and William Blake on angels to Omar Khayyamon destiny, Confucius on poverty and Gandhi on violence.

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Download e-book for kindle: Country by Richard Carlin

By Richard Carlin

ISBN-10: 081605312X

ISBN-13: 9780816053124

ISBN-10: 0816069778

ISBN-13: 9780816069774

protecting every thing from Western to Rockabilly, Bluegrass to state Rock, this profusely illustrated party of state tune is an authoritative and vigorous heritage of America’s most well liked type of song, its creators, interpreters, and institutions.

A wealthy visible chronicle of the various American musical idioms jointly often called “country,” this pleasing and meticulously researched publication explores greater than a hundred of the main major humans, locations, and moments in its century-long heritage. Profiles contain Stephen Foster, the Carter kin, Gene Autry, Roy Acuff, Hank Williams, Minnie Pearl, Jerry Lee Lewis, Dolly Parton, Waylon Jennings, the Oak Ridge Boys, Alan Jackson, the Dixie Chicks—and dozens extra. different topics contain the Grand Ole Opry, the Bristol periods, “Louisiana Hayride,” Rockabilly, nation Rock, and O Brother the place artwork Thou, between many different issues. Timelines lay out the whole historical past of the shape at a look, and the best kingdom songs of all time are mentioned extensive throughout.

each web page of this extroardinary publication contains a wealth of images—many of them infrequent and never-before released in ebook form—from sheet tune and memorabilia to pix, album covers, and candids. it's really essential for the thousands of fanatics of kingdom song in all its diversity.

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