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Pears' Cyclopaedia 2017-2018

Pears' Cyclopaedia 2017-2018

  • Author: Chris Cook
  • Publisher: Penguin UK
  • ISBN: 9780141985541
  • Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Page: 832
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First published as the Pears Shilling Cyclopaediain 1897 by Queen Victoria's famous soap-makers to celebrate her golden jubilee, this treasured reference compendium condenses a world of information into one concise volume. Pearsis still the only book of its kind to be fully revised and updated annually by a dedicated team of experts, making it the favourite encyclopaedia, crossword lifesaver and quizzing Bible for thousands, year after year. The quintessentially British almanac, Pears' Cyclopaediacontinues to inform and intrigue generations of readers with its unique mix of solid facts and fascinating gems. Now in its 126th year, this ultimate volume offers clear and concise information on such wide-ranging subjects as global events, Norse mythology and modern cinema. Updated regularly by editor Chris Cook and his panel of experts, this handy and beautiful edition includes new entries for all major events from 2017-18 and all the traditional favourites - from public figures and celebrities, through medical matters and classical mythology, to a gazetteer of the British Isles and the latest tax advice. This is a world of knowledge rolled into one must-have volume - the Swiss army knife of reference books.

Thumps - Reviews and Essays 2016

Thumps - Reviews and Essays 2016

  • Author: Manuel Augusto Antão
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 1387660284
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Making Monsters: A Speculative and Classical Anthology

Making Monsters: A Speculative and Classical Anthology

  • Author: Djibril al-Ayad,Emma Bridges
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 0995726507
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  • Page: 230
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We have always made monsters: in art, in myth, in religion; out of clay or bronze, pixels or hybrid flesh; from the stuff of human nightmares; by cursing women with bestial traits. This anthology brings together fiction and accessible academic writing in conversation about monsters and their roles in our lives-and ours in theirs.

The Ecclesiastical gazette, or, Monthly register of the affairs of the Church of England

The Ecclesiastical gazette, or, Monthly register of the affairs of the Church of England

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