Historical Dictionary of Denmark (Historical Dictionaries of by Alastair H. Thomas

By Alastair H. Thomas

Denmark has a millennium-long non-stop background and improvement from Viking instances (about 800-1050 advert) to the fashionable welfare country. The resilience of the Danish humans is obvious within the creative golden age of the early nineteenth century regardless of nationwide financial ruin, the rural revival throughout the ultimate 3rd of the nineteenth century. glossy Denmark leads in business layout, furnishings, engineering, pharmacy, and social improvement within the twentieth century. Danish scientists, docs, composers, musicians, choreographers, playwrights, authors, sculptors, architects, designers, painters and movie administrators have made major contributions to the improvement of eu tradition. In the twenty first century, Denmark combines a thriving and hugely efficient glossy economic climate with vast social care and welfare, and hence refutes the neo-conservative economists who declare that this kind of blend is most unlikely. in brief, Denmark is visible by means of the Danes and their associates as an exceptional position to live.

This 3rd version of Historical Dictionary of Denmark incorporates a chronology, an advent, appendixes, and an intensive bibliography. The dictionary part has over one thousand cross-referenced entries on vital personalities, politics, economic climate, overseas kinfolk, faith, and tradition. This booklet is a superb entry aspect for college students, researchers, and a person desirous to recognize extra approximately Denmark.

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Predictive Hydrology: A Frequency Analysis Approach by Paul Meylan,Anne-Catherine Favre,Andre Musy

By Paul Meylan,Anne-Catherine Favre,Andre Musy

The strange frequency of hydro-meteorological occasions in fresh many years, usually with catastrophic outcomes for society and the surroundings, require new tools for designing water administration initiatives and the constructions intended to guard us from typical risks. those tools and methods are usually in line with the statistical modeling options of frequency analysis.

Predictive Hydrology: A Frequency research Approach is the 1st ebook to handle either the theoretical suggestions and the methodological techniques utilized in frequency hydrology—spelling out the elemental tips on how to think of, delivering concise guide at the suggestions which are concerned, and together with examples and reviews in line with sensible purposes. It explores a few of the contemporary learn advancements within the field.

Published initially in French, this English translation pursuits scholars in civil engineering, environmental sciences and know-how, hydrology, geography, geology and ecology. This ebook also will function an invaluable reference not just for lecturers and researchers, yet for engineering practitioners, who're continuously confronted with the issues of dealing with info, yet usually locate themselves with no the right analytical tools.

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Lexicography: An Introduction by Howard Jackson

By Howard Jackson

This e-book is an available creation to lexicography – the learn of dictionaries.
Dictionaries are used at domestic and in class, mentioned in legislation courts, sermons and parliament, and spoke of by means of crossword addicts and Scrabble avid gamers alike. Lexicography presents a close evaluate of the heritage, forms and content material of those crucial references. Howard Jackson analyzes quite a lot of dictionaries, from these for local audio system to thematic dictionaries and people on CD-ROM, to bare the ways that dictionaries fulfil their twin functionality of describing the vocabulary of English and supplying an invaluable and available reference resource.
Beginning with an advent to the phrases utilized in lexicology to explain phrases and vocabulary, and supplying summaries and proposals for additional studying, Lexicography: An Introduction is extremely student-friendly. it's excellent for an individual with an curiosity within the improvement and use of dictionaries.

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The Women of Hammer Horror: A Biographical Dictionary and by Robert Michael "Bobb" Cotter

By Robert Michael "Bobb" Cotter

The Hammer studio is better identified for its horror movie output from the mid–1950s throughout the Nineteen Seventies. This publication presents proof in regards to the enormous quantities of actresses who seemed in these movies, together with ones published within the twenty-first century by means of a resurgent Hammer. every one woman’s access contains her Hammer filmography, a quick biography if to be had, and different movie credit within the horror style. The ebook is illustrated with greater than 60 movie stills and posters.

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Processing French: A Psycholinguistic Perspective (Yale by Peter Golato

By Peter Golato

Processing French provides a groundbreaking empirical examine of the processing of morphologically uncomplicated and intricate French words.  Peter Golato's study deals an insightful account of the lexical garage and retrieval of remoted phrases and phrases inside sentences.

Processing French investigates the native-language processing of French, a language for which findings haven't definitively supported a dual-mechanism account of morphological processing.  via note- and sentence-level reviews, the ebook accomplishes objectives. First, it deals behavioral proof in aid of a dual-mechanism processing account on the notice point. not like English, although, the facts with French doesn't flip upon a distinction in inflectional regularity between verbs yet in its place hinges upon a diachronic distinction, with synchronic relevance, within the productiveness of derivational suffixes between nouns.  moment, via incorporating the findings of the word-level stories into sentence-level studies, the book offers a window onto the morphological processing of displaced sentential parts, in particular morphologically easy and intricate wh-moved nouns and raised lexical verbs.

Peter Golato is assistant professor of French on the college of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

"Processing French is decidedly unique, and it truly is both and decidedly sound.  This booklet makes a very good shelf reference for anyone operating in psycholinguistics, first- and second-language acquisition, and the syntactic learn of French...and attracts a few interesting conclusions approximately what may possibly relatively be at play in human language acquisition." -Fred Davidson, collage of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Tagalog Verb Dictionary by Michael Hawkins,Rhodalyne Gallo-Crail

By Michael Hawkins,Rhodalyne Gallo-Crail

This convenient reference is a concise explanatory textual content and English-Tagalog / Tagalog-English verb advisor designed to handle and facilitate an important point of Tagalog language learning—understanding and getting to know the advanced focal orientation of verbs. it's equipped into an available development illustrating the first conjugations that determine point and actor/object concentration for every verb. those verbs are additional more advantageous via pattern sentences demonstrating their utilization and introducing universal cultural contexts for powerful communique. as well as the verb consultant, this article additionally offers a brief historical past of Tagalog, an in depth rationalization of verbal functionality within the language, and a couple of novices’ information meant to ease and expedite the educational process.

Taken jointly, those fabrics, besides a continual willingness to have interaction the language, will facilitate a brief and potent route to fluency. even if one is learning in the established surroundings of a school room or independently of their spare time, this ebook is designed to offer particular consciousness to the main serious facets of Tagalog language studying. Tagalog Verb Dictionary’s orderly and simply available format and neat measurement make it the suitable significant other for college students, tourists, and a person attracted to quickly fluency within the language.

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A Historical Dictionary of British Women by Cathy Hartley

By Cathy Hartley

This reference publication, containing the biographies of greater than 1,100 awesome British ladies from Boudicca to Barbara citadel, is an soaking up list of lady success spanning a few 2,000 years of British life.
Most of the lives incorporated are these of ladies whose paintings took them not directly ahead of the general public and who consequently performed an instantaneous and demanding position in broadening the horizons of ladies. additionally incorporated are ladies who motivated occasions in a extra oblique means: the other halves of kings and politicians, mistresses, girls in ready and society hostesses.
Originally released because the Europa Biographical Dictionary of British girls, this newly re-worked version contains key figures who've died within the final two decades, comparable to The Queen mom, Baroness Ryder of Warsaw, Elizabeth Jennings and Christina Foyle.

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HVAC/R Terminology: A Quick Reference Guide (Second Edition) by Richard Wirtz

By Richard Wirtz

This exclusive HVACR technical reference advisor contains the entire HVACR technical phrases utilized in the this present day, and is an quintessential source for pros facing electrical energy, controls, refrigeration cycle, heating, psychrometrics, boilers, warmth pumps, warmth move, load calculations and extra. Covers the total delivering the main entire selection of HVACR phrases on hand in a single concise place. For either these simply beginning in HVACR in addition to pro veterans.

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A Frequency Dictionary of French: Core Vocabulary for by Yvon Le Bras,Deryle Lonsdale

By Yvon Le Bras,Deryle Lonsdale

A Frequency Dictionary of French is a useful software for all newcomers of French, offering an inventory of the 5000 most often used phrases within the language.

Based on a 23-million-word corpus of French which include written and spoken fabric either from France and abroad, this dictionary presents the consumer with distinctive details for every of the 5000 entries, together with English equivalents, a pattern sentence, its English translation, utilization statistics, and a sign of sign in edition.

Users can entry the pinnacle 5000 phrases both in the course of the major frequency directory or via an alphabetical index. during the frequency directory there are thematically-organized lists of the head phrases from quite a few key subject matters reminiscent of activities, climate, garments, and relations terms.

An enticing and hugely resource, the Frequency Dictionary of French will permit scholars of all degrees to get the main out in their learn of French vocabulary.

Deryle Lonsdale is affiliate Professor within the Linguistics and English Language division at Brigham younger college (Provo, Utah). Yvon Le Bras is affiliate Professor of French and division Chair of the French and Italian division at Brigham younger collage (Provo, Utah).

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The Territories and States of India by Tara Boland-Crewe,David Lea

By Tara Boland-Crewe,David Lea

This useful choice of details offers an in-depth advisor to the neighborhood size of the politics and economic system of this immense and intricate nation. Incomparable in its assurance, it offers the reader with a extra entire realizing of India as a whole.
Part One: Introduction
An informative essay at the political improvement of India; The Centre and the States: Evolution of a Union
* a chronology of the rustic, with specific emphasis on local issues
* records of significant demographic and fiscal signs, together with comparative data
* information regarding the constitution and association of the nationwide executive in India.
Part : Territorial Surveys
Providing a wealth of knowledge on every one of the twenty-eight states and seven territories, each one bankruptcy includes:
* info of geography
* an account of the present and historic political situation
* an financial survey, together with key records and information of infrastructure, agriculture, and tourism
* a listing of top officials.

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