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American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

by Soukhanov

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Published
1992
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New
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Third Edition
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9780395448953
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This American Heritage Dictionary is an invitation to the pleasures of language, bringing you the richness of English, from its ancient roots to the color, variety, and complexity of its present-day vocabulary. The meanings of the words are written in clear and exact language, set in a typeface that his handsome and easy to read. There are no mystifying… Read more
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A Concise Dictionary of Theology

by O'Collins, S.J., Gerald

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Published
1991
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Very Good
ISBN
9780809132355
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$14.95

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Corners of the book are a bit worn. Otherwise, it's in very good condition. This is an ecumenical, Christian dictionary, sensitive to Judaism, Islam, and Eastern religions. There are more than 1000 entries.
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The Oxford Companion to the Bible

by Metzger, Bruce M. and Coogan, Michael G.

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Published
1993
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Very Good
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$39.95

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The Oxford Companion to the Bible provides an authoritative, one-volume reference to many aspects of Scripture study: people, places, events, books, institutions, beliefs, and secular influence. Written by more than 250 scholars from some twenty countries, this book provides a wide range of perspectives. There are over seven hundred entries, in alphabetical order, as in an encyclopedia.… Read more
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Atlas of the World

by Gardner, Joseph L.

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Published
1989
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Very good
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$20.00

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Oversize book, with images of stars, planets, and the moon, full color maps, and complete indexes.
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Documents of Christian Worship: Descriptive and Interpretive Sources

by White, John F.

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Published
1992
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New
ISBN
9780664253998
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$20.00

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"A treasure trove of primary sources, from many Christian traditions." --Ruth Duck. "This is a valuable resource for studying the historical roots of Christian worship in the Western tradition." --Melva W. Costen. Documents of Christian Worship beongs in Christian libraries everywhere...Dr. White has provided us with a truly fine reference work." --David C. Buttrick.
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Merriam Webster's Encylopedia of Literature

by Kuiper, Kathleen

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Published
1995
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As New
ISBN
9780877790426
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$29.95

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This is an innovative reference work that merges two traditional tools: the encyclopedia and the dictionary. This single volume gathers together a vast library of information about literary traditions, works, and authors, as well as pronunciations and etymologies of literary terms. Moer than 10,000 entries and 250 illustrations. Entries for authors, words, terms, and topics from all eras and all… Read more
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Chambers Biographical Dictionary

by Thorne, J.O. and Collocott, T.C.

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Published
1988
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As New
ISBN
9780550160102
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$125.00

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Revised Edition. From AAgsen, Svend, to Zworykin, Vladimir, here is a dictionary of anybody who was anybody in the past few thousand years. Here are 1493 pages of information on authors, businessmen, clergy, dictators, explorers, filmmakers, generals, heroes, inventors, jurists, kings, leaders, musicians, nurses, organists, poets, queens, scientists, troglodytes, utopians, virgins, Whigs, xenophobes, yuppies, zealots, and anybody else you… Read more
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New Complete English-Russian Dictionary

by Segal, Louis

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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$25.00

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Note that this dictionary goes strictly from English into Russian; entries are of English words, arranged alphabetically, with their Russian equivalent. Obsolete English words, colloquial expressions, slang, provincialisms, and Americanisms have been included, as well as principal abbreviations in use. The editor says that this dictionary is the most complete, with more than 100,000 words and expressions. 1111 pages.… Read more
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Consumer Adviser

by Maxwell, James A.

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Published
1984
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New
ISBN
9780895771803
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$25.00

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This book will make you a prudent, informed consumer. It's an action guide to your rights. Consumer Adviser is packed with information you can use in your daily life, again and again.
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A Basic Catholic Dictionary

by Lowery, Daniel L

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Published
1985
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$10.00

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A short word list, with definitions, arranged alphabetically. 144 pages.
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The New Westminster Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship

by Davies, J.G

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Published
1986
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As New
ISBN
9780664212704
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$40.00

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A general reference work on the liturgy. While the 1972 edition had a strong Anglican emphasis, this 1986 edition includes much that is pertinent to North America. More than half of the original articles have been updated. There is now wider coverage of individual Churches, especially those in the U.S.
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Atlas of the Body

by Rayner, Claire

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Published
1980
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$30.00

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With full-color illustrations throughout, this atlas is a delight to read. Here are the chapter headings: Evolution of Man. Framework of the Body. Energy for the Machine. Control Systems. The Senses. The Brain. The Intellect. Defenses of the Body. Reproduction.
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Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship, A

by Davies, J.G

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Published
1972
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Very good
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$15.00

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General reference work for the liturgy; excellent scholarship. The author is Anglican. Supplanted by the later edition of 1986.
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Cambridge Guide to Literature

by Ousby, Ian

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ISBN
9785214408668
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General reference work of high value.
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