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A Dictionary of Science (Oxford Paperback Reference) [Repost]

A Dictionary of Science (Oxford Paperback Reference) by Elizabeth A. Martin
English | March 26, 2010 | ISBN: 019956146X | 912 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Hailed as "handy and readable" (Nature) and "well worth browsing" (New Scientist), this best-selling dictionary contains 9,200 alphabetically organized entries on all aspects of chemistry, physics, biology (including human biology), earth sciences, and astronomy.

A Dictionary of Biology (Oxford Paperback Reference)  

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 24, 2014
A Dictionary of Biology (Oxford Paperback Reference)

A Dictionary of Biology (Oxford Paperback Reference) by Elizabeth Martin
English | August 8, 1996 | ISBN: 0192800329 | 560 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

This major revision of A Dictionary of Biology, including over 1,500 new entries, is the most up-to-date biology dictionary available. Including 4,000 clear and concise entries, it covers all the commonly encountered terms and concepts in biology, biophysics, and biochemistry, as well as terms from medicine and palaeontology taking into account the recent advances in these fields.
A Dictionary of Science (Oxford Paperback Reference) by John Daintith [Repost]

A Dictionary of Science (Oxford Paperback Reference) by John Daintith
Oxford University Press; 5 edition | October 27, 2005 | English | ISBN: 1845292863 | 893 pages | PDF | 10 MB

This best-selling dictionary contains over 9,000 entries on all aspects of science and provides comprehensive coverage of biology (including human biology), chemistry, physics, the earth sciences, and astronomy. Appendices cover the periodic table, geological time scale, and animal and plant classification.
A Dictionary of Law (Oxford Paperback Reference) by Elizabeth A. Martin [Repost]

A Dictionary of Law (Oxford Paperback Reference) by Elizabeth A. Martin
Oxford University Press; 6th edition | July 24, 2003 | English | ISBN: 0198607563 | 551 pages | PDF | 4 MB

This fully up-to-date edition takes account of recent changes in UK legislation. It is a handy desk reference for lawyers and an ideal source of legal terminology for students and secretaries in any country where the legal system is based on English law. It provides clear, jargon-free information for professionals, students, and people without a legal qualification. It contains over 4,000 entries that define and explain the major terms, concepts, processes, and the organization of the English legal system.
The Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue: A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence

Francis Grose, "The Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue: A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence (Hesperus Classics)"
ISBN: 184391476X | 2014 | EPUB | 288 pages | 300 KB

A Dictionary of Law (Oxford Paperback Reference)  

Posted by robin-bobin at May 25, 2009
A Dictionary of Law (Oxford Paperback Reference)

A Dictionary of Law (Oxford Paperback Reference) by Elizabeth A. Martin
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 5th edition (July 24, 2003) | 560 pages | ISBN: 0198607563 | PDF | 4.1 MB

This fully up-to-date edition takes account of recent changes in UK legislation. It is a handy desk reference for lawyers and an ideal source of legal terminology for students and secretaries in any country where the legal system is based on English law…
Herodotus Father of History (Oxford University Press Academic Monograph Reprints)

Herodotus Father of History (Oxford University Press Academic Monograph Reprints)
Oxford Univ Press | Routledge | 324 pages | 1999 | ISBN: 0199240213 | PDF | 2 mb

A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921  

Posted by mapusi at March 14, 2015
A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921

A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921 (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries) by Sydney Castle Roberts
English | July 20, 2009 | ISBN: 110800251X | 219 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Published to mark the four hundredth anniversary of the first book to be printed in Cambridge by John Siberch in 1521, this book traces the development of the Press over four centuries. S.C. Roberts, who became Secretary to the Press Syndicate in 1922, blends archival research with an anecdotal style to produce this informative account.
A World of Letters: Yale University Press, 1908-2008 (Repost)

A World of Letters: Yale University Press, 1908-2008 By Nicholas A. Basbanes
2008 | 240 Pages | ISBN: 0300115989 | PDF | 2 MB
Nicholas A. Basbanes, "A World of Letters: Yale University Press, 1908-2008"

Nicholas A. Basbanes, "A World of Letters: Yale University Press, 1908-2008"
Publisher: Yale University Press | ISBN: 0300115989 | edition 2008 | PDF | 255 pages | 1,49 mb

For Yale University Press, which celebrates its hundredth birthday in 2008, the century has been an eventful one, punctuated with no few surprises. The Press has published more than 8,000 volumes through the years, scores of bestsellers and award-winners among them, and these books have come to fruition through the efforts of a host of colorful authors, editors, directors, board members, and others of intellectual and literary renown.