The Encyclopaedia of Islam: Mahk-Mid Vol 6 (Encyclopaedia of by Clifford Edmund Bosworth

By Clifford Edmund Bosworth

"The Encylcopaedia of Islam" (New variation) units out the current country of information of the Islamic global. it's a key to figuring out the area of Islam, not just the faith itself but in addition the believers and the international locations within which they reside. The paintings embraces articles on special Muslims of all ages and land; on tribes and dynasties; at the crafts and sciences; on political and non secular associations; at the geography; ethnography; natural world of some of the nations and at the historical past, topography and monuments of the foremost cities and towns. This re-creation is released in double fascicules of 128 pages. 8 to 10 fasciculess make up one quantity. Upon finishing touch of a quantity, covrs and prelims are provided for binding.

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Encyclopedia of Prehistory: Volume 4: Europe by Elena Kuzmina (auth.), Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember

By Elena Kuzmina (auth.), Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember (eds.)

The Encyclopedia of Prehistory represents additionally outlined by way of a a little assorted set of an try to supply simple info sociocultural features than are eth­ on all archaeologically identified cultures, nological cultures. significant traditions are overlaying the total globe and the total outlined according to universal subsistence prehistory of humankind. it really is designed as practices, sociopolitical association, and a device to help in doing comparative fabric industries, yet language, ideology, learn at the peoples of the previous. such a lot and kinship ties play very little half in of the entries are written through the world's their definition simply because they're almost most well known specialists at the specific components unrecoverable from archaeological con­ and time classes. texts. by contrast, language, ideology, and The Encyclopedia is geared up accord­ kinship ties are primary to defining ethno­ ing to significant traditions. an immense culture logical cultures. is outlined as a gaggle of populations sharing There are 3 kinds of entries within the comparable subsistence practices, expertise, Encyclopedia: the main culture access, and sorts of sociopolitical association, the nearby subtradition access, and the that are spatially contiguous over a rela­ web site access. each one comprises sorts of tively huge sector and which suffer pace­ details, and every is meant to be rally for a comparatively lengthy interval. minimum utilized in a distinct way.

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Encyclopedia of Energy Volume VI (Encyclopedia of Energy by Robert U Ayres, Robert Costanza, Jose Goldemberg, Marija D

By Robert U Ayres, Robert Costanza, Jose Goldemberg, Marija D Ilic, Eberhard Jochem, Robert Kaufmann, Amory B Lovins, Mohan Munasinghe, R K Pachauri, Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo, Per Peterson, Lee Schipper, Margaret Slade, Vaclav Smil, Ernst Worrell, Cutler J. C

In recent times our utilization and realizing of other forms of power has grown at an important price. The editor-in-chief, Cutler Cleveland, and his overseas group of affiliate editors have introduced jointly nearly four hundred authors to provide the Encyclopedia of strength. This hugely topical reference attracts jointly all points of power, overlaying a wealth of parts during the ordinary, social and engineering sciences.

The Encyclopedia will supply simply available information regarding all features of power, written by way of top overseas specialists. it's going to not just be indispensible for teachers, researchers, pros and scholars, but in addition for coverage makers, power and environmental experts, and all these operating in enterprise agencies and non-governmental corporations whose actions relate to power and the surroundings.

Also on hand on-line through ScienceDirect - that includes huge looking, looking, and inner cross-referencing among articles within the paintings, plus dynamic linking to magazine articles and summary databases, making navigation versatile and simple. for additional information, pricing ideas and availability stopover at www.info.sciencedirect.com.

An precious source for all teachers, researchers, execs and scholars both operating in or carrying out learn in strength and comparable environmental fields
An A-Z of power, protecting environmental and renewable strength via to fossil fuels and nuclear energy

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Van Nostrand's Scientific Encyclopedia, Volumes 1-3 (10th by Glenn D. Considine

By Glenn D. Considine

The hot, three-volume Tenth Edition comprises articles contributed by way of specialists and students around the world. It contains greater than 10,000 entries and lines 1000s of thoroughly rewritten and re-referenced articles, in addition to 2,500 thoroughly new entries overlaying rising applied sciences affecting genetics, international warming, communications, informatics, nanotechnology, and extra. net references and print references were up-to-date and elevated to mirror the editors' conviction that smooth scholars and researchers movement from hyperlink to hyperlink in addition to from web page to web page.

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Encyclopedia of School Psychology by T. Stuart Watson, Christopher H. Skinner

By T. Stuart Watson, Christopher H. Skinner

- One volume-reference paintings with nearly 250 entries, prepared alphabetically for ease of use and of finding material. each one access will include 5-8 references in addition to a bibliography of references and urged readings

- An authoritative reference textual content on college psychology that may entice, and be understood through, a wide audience.

- Will support members in buying a basic realizing of a few of the theories, practices, and language linked to the sphere of college psychology

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SCSI Encyclopedia Phases & Protocols A-M (ENDL SCSI Series) by Jeffrey D. Stai

By Jeffrey D. Stai

Quantity I A-M offers with the rules of operation of the parallel actual interface. every little thing to do with bus levels, timings, the protocol, command queueing and dozens of different matters are lined extensive.

The Encyclopedia divides details by means of subject material to explain how SCSI works. The emphasis is on comprehension, and serving as an in-depth resource for neophytes and skilled clients alike.

This quantity took numerous years of attempt, and provides the data received from designing either chips and items.

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The Encyclopedia of Falconry by Adrian Walker

By Adrian Walker

This lavishly illustrated encyclopedia includes a few 1,500 phrases and idioms, relating to or hooked up with falconry, with reasons, derivations and notes. it's illustrated with pictures, figures, and reproductions of antiquarian prints and is thought to be the 1st try and catalog and evaluation the whole language of falconry as used among the later center a long time and the current day. The Encyclopedia of Falconry may be a helpful addition to all reference collections via uniquely protecting a topic with a protracted and exceptional background.

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