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Dictionary of Pseudonyms: 13,000 assumed names and their origins
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Dictionary of Pseudonyms: 13,000 assumed names and their originsDictionary of Pseudonyms: 13,000 assumed names and their origins

Substantially revised and enlarged, this new edition of the Dictionary of Pseudonyms includes more than 2,000 new entries, bringing the volume's total to approximately 13,000 assumed names, nicknames, stage names, and aliases. The introduction has been entirely rewritten, and many previous entries feature new accompanying details or quoted material. This volume also features a significantly greater number of cross-references than was included in previous editions. Arranged by pseudonym, the entries give the true name, vital dates, country of origin or settlement, and profession. Many entries also include the story behind the person's name change.
 
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Tell me When?
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Tell me When?Tell me When?

Tell Me When is full of hundreds of surprising questions and fascinating answers which can provide teasing quiz questions, settle arguments and assist with school projects. It is an intriguing reference book for the whole family.
 
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Picture Dictionary Low Intermediate Workbook CDs
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Picture Dictionary Low Intermediate Workbook CDs
4 very good cds to help on pronunciation and vocabulary. Enjoy it!!!

REUPLOAD needed

 
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Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Arts
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Illustrated Encyclopedia of the ArtsIllustrated Encyclopedia of the Arts

The most visually appealing of all eight volumes of the Oxford Illustrated Encyclopedia, this extensively illustrated volume offers a wealth of color photographs and drawings to match the exceptional breadth of its subject. With over 3,000 entries, it covers art, architecture, dance, decorative art, music, theatre, and literature from pre-history to the present. Including art from every continent, familiar and unfamiliar masterpieces, and descriptions of the world's greatest literary, artistic, and musical figures–ranging from Aeschylus to Louis Armstrong and Fred Astaire to Diane Arbus–this extensive reference is an indispensable introduction to the engaging world of the arts.
 
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Encyclopedia of Censorship
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Encyclopedia of CensorshipEncyclopedia of Censorship

Although censorship may seem like a thing of the past, current controversies over books, movies, and websites prove it to be a very timely and critical issue. Fully updated and Revised with more than 50 percent new material, Encyclopedia of Censorship, New Edition presents a full range of information about the history and evolution of censorship and its role in society today.
 
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A Dictionary of Astronomy
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A Dictionary of AstronomyA Dictionary of Astronomy

Astronomy is expanding almost as rapidly as the universe itself, and the proliferating scientific jargon can sometimes baffle even the most dedicated amateur. Now, in some 4,000 concise, up-to-date entries, this dictionary cuts a clear path through the maze of complex technical language, offering full, clear definitions drawn from all aspects of astronomy.
From black hole to white dwarf, and from spiral galaxies to solar waves, A Dictionary of Astronomy opens a window on the universe for amateur astronomers everywhere...
 
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Dictionary of Slang in North America, Great Britain and Australia / Словарь английского сленга
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Dictionary of Slang in North America, Great Britain and Australia / Словарь английского сленгаDictionary of Slang in North America, Great Britain and Australia / Словарь английского сленга

Dictionary of Slang in North America, Great Britain and Australia / Словарь английского сленга. Особенности употребления сленга в Северной Америки, Великобритании и Австралии.


Для переводчиков, студентов, аспирантов, преподавателей языковых вузов, туристов и всех тех, кто интересуется современным английским языком.

 
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