Atlas of the Near East

The Atlas of the Near East offers an in-depth examination of the economic, social, and demographic dynamics of the Arab Near East, defined here as Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, and Palestine, in the period from 1918 to 2010.

Rough Guide Italian Phrasebook (Rough Guides Phrasebooks)

My husband is really enjoying reading up on short Italian phrases and I know from experience this book will come in handy on our upcoming european trip. Nice size, easy to use. Make the most of your trip with the Rough Guide Italian Phrasebook. Find the perfect word or phrase for every situation Use extensive two-way dictionary packed with vocabulary Choose food and drink from any menu Check out travel tips and a regional pronunciati...

Dictionary of Manitoba Biography

With more than 1,600 biographical sketches, the Dictionary covers over 300 years of Manitobans and Manitoba history. Starting with the early explorers in the seventeenth century, it includes many contemporary Manitobans from the fields of politics, the arts, sports, commerce, agriculture and social life. As well, special emphasis is placed on reflecting Manitoba's ethnic and social diversity, and on including important men and women ...

Yoruba-English/English-Yoruba Concise Dictionary (Hippocrene Concise Dictionaries)

This dictionary includes over 6,500 entries and a clear pronunciation guide detailing and providing examples for the many different sounds of Yoruba. The concept of a tonal language, essential to this major Nigerian tongue, is thoroughly defined and illustrated. Each Yoruban entry is romanized and each English entry is transcribed into the Yoruban alphabet - making this an incredibly valuable tool for both Yoruban and English speaker...

Encyclopedia of Italian Literary Studies

The Encyclopedia of Italian Literary Studies is a two-volume reference book containing some 600 entries on all aspects of Italian literary culture. It includes analytical essays on authors and works, from the most important figures of Italian literature to little known authors and works that are influential to the field. The Encyclopedia is distinguished by substantial articles on critics, themes, genres, schools, historical surveys,...

English/Xhosa Dictionary

I am very pleased with the dictionary thus far as a beginning Xhosa learner. When I bought it, I had hoped it was also a Xhosa to English dictionary, but now that it has arrived I see it is strictly English to Xhosa. My main grammar issues at this stage are learning to conjugate Xhosa verbs and use correct pronouns, so I welcome fellow reviewers' suggestions for good Xhosa grammar resources in general. I'll update my review as I get ...

Innamincka Words: Yandruwandha dictionary and stories

Innamincka Words: Yandruwandha dictionary and stories is one of a pair of companion volumes on Yandruwandha, a dialect of the language formerly spoken on the Cooper and Strzelecki Creeks and the country to the north of the Cooper, in the northeast corner of South Australia and a neighbouring strip of Queensland. The other volume is entitled Innamincka Talk: a grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other diale...

Metzler Film Lexikon

Über 550 Filme von der Stummfilmzeit bis heute. Die Artikel informieren über Produktionsbedingungen, Form, Inhalt und Wirkung. Jedem Eintrag folgen Filmografien und Literaturangaben. Viele Abbildungen, verschiedene Register und ein ausführliches Glossar verleiten zum Schmökern. Ein Lexikon für Kinogänger und ausgewiesene Cineasten. Mit über 40 neu aufgenommenen Filmen, darunter: Being John Malkovich, BlackBox BRD, Breaking the Waves,...

NIV, The Woman's Study Bible, Full-Color, Ebook

Purchased this for the fiance' - she absolutely loves it. She's had other bibles in the past, but this one comes with a wealth of new information and explanations. Easy to follow along with while pastors are preaching and great footnotes. I love my Bible. I found this Bible in hardcover at the bookstore, and wanted a soft-cover one. This is exactly what I wanted. I love how it breaks everything down and explains things that would oth...

Modern Hausa-English Dictionary

Modern Hausa-English Dictionary is a very good publication with apparently, no major defects noted that I have observe at this very point! practical dictionary originally designed to be used by Nigerian secondary and post-secondary school students, this volume will also be valuable for English speakers studying Hausa.