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The Facts on File Companion to the American Novel  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 11, 2016
The Facts on File Companion to the American Novel

The Facts on File Companion to the American Novel (3 Volume Set) by Abby H.P. Werlock
English | 30 Dec. 2006 | ISBN: 0816045283 | 1535 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

By the author of the award-winning ""The Facts On File Companion to the American Short Story"", this encyclopedic resource examines the great American novel in all of its diversity.
The Facts on File Dictionary of Ecology and the Environment (Facts on File Science Dictionary) (Repost)

The Facts on File Dictionary of Ecology and the Environment (Facts on File Science Dictionary) by Jill Bailey
English | 2003 | ISBN: 081604922X | 256 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Facts On File Dictionary of Environmental Science covers the terms and concepts used in the high school Advanced Placement course in environmental science.

The Facts on File Physics Handbook  

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 24, 2015
The Facts on File Physics Handbook

The Facts on File Physics Handbook
Facts On File | Physics | March 2006 | ISBN-10: 0816058806 | 272 pages | pdf | 2 mb

"The Facts On File Physics Handbook, Revised Edition" offers students a full view of this vital branch of science, in the form of a one-stop reference, with more than 1,300 glossary entries.

The Facts on File Dictionary of Astronomy  

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 24, 2015
The Facts on File Dictionary of Astronomy

The Facts on File Dictionary of Astronomy
Facts On File | Astronomy, Dictionary | June 2006 | ISBN-10: 0521588685 | 550 pages | pdf | 3 mb

"The Facts On File Dictionary of Astronomy, Fifth Edition" is a new edition in the "Dictionary Science" series.
Ancient Asian Civilizations, Encyclopedia of (Facts on File Library of World History) by Charles Higham [Repost]

Ancient Asian Civilizations, Encyclopedia of (Facts on File Library of World History) by Charles Higham
English | April 2004 | ISBN: 0816046409 | 464 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Encyclopedia of Ancient Asian Civilization is a new and exciting addition to Facts On File's series of encyclopedias of ancient history. It covers ancient Asia from the Jomon culture in Japan in approximately 11,000 BCE through the Cambodian empires of Funan, Chenla, and Angkor that lasted until the 15th century.
The Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders (Facts on File Library of Health and Living) by Carol Turkington

The Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders (Facts on File Library of Health and Living) by Carol Turkington
Facts on File; 2 edition | June 2002 | English | ISBN: 081604774X | 385 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Thoroughly revised and expanded, this accessible single-volume reference features a foreword by an expert in neuropsychology and will serve lay readers and medical professionals alike. More than 600 clear, concise entries explore such topics as the anatomy of the brain; the role of the brain in the central nervous system; how thoughts, feelings, and memories develop; the effects of brain injuries; and the impact of major brain diseases. The glossary, bibliography, and appendixes have also been thoroughly revised.
Encyclopedia of the United Nations (Facts on File Library of World History) by Jerry Pubantz [Repost]

Encyclopedia of the United Nations (Facts on File Library of World History) by Jerry Pubantz
Facts on File; 2nd edition | August 2008 | English | ISBN: 0816069131 | 717 pages | PDF | 12 MB

The United Nations was created as a response to the suffering caused by World War II. The goal of the organization, as stated in the Charter of the United Nations, was "to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war." That goal is as vital today as it was in 1945. While other structures of the cold war era have disappeared completely or have undergone major revisions, the UN has gained increasing importance as a collective security response to the challenges that have emerged in this millennium.

Blizzards (Facts on File Dangerous Weather Series)  

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 1, 2014
Blizzards (Facts on File Dangerous Weather Series)

Blizzards (Facts on File Dangerous Weather Series) by Michael Allaby
Facts on File (J); Revised edition | November 2003 | English | ISBN: 081604791X | 176 pages | PDF | 8 MB

This updated and revised volume in the Dangerous Weather series explores the cold weather phenomenon blizzards. Organized and written in an easy-to-follow style, author Michael Allaby answers the most important questions students and non-specialists have about blizzards and he provides a general overview of the current information that shapes the way blizzards are understood and studied.

The Facts On File Student's Thesaurus (repost)  

Posted by interes at Jan. 14, 2014
The Facts On File Student's Thesaurus (repost)

The Facts On File Student's Thesaurus by Marc McCutcheon
English | 2005 | ISBN: 081606038X | 586 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

"The Facts On File Student's Thesaurus, Third Edition" includes listings for more than 9,000 of the most commonly used words in the English language. Arranged in an easy-to-use A-to-Z format, this invaluable thesaurus includes words carefully selected for junior and senior high school students, making it far more accessible than references designed for adults.
Charles Phillips,  Alan Axelrod - Encyclopedia of Wars (Facts on File Library of World History)

Charles Phillips, Alan Axelrod - Encyclopedia of Wars (Facts on File Library of World History)
Facts on File Inc; Set 1 edition (30 Nov 2004) | ISBN:0816028516 | English | Pages: 1453 | PDF | 35.27 Mb

Places wars in their historical context. The first reference work of its kind, "Encyclopedia of Wars" describes not only the military aspect of wars - the causes of conflict, an enumeration of battles, and a summary of the outcome(s) - but also the social and political context in which the wars occurred. This provides readers and researchers with the important facts as well as the historical background for each war.