By Alastair H. Thomas
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.
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.
By Howard Jackson
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.
By Robert Michael "Bobb" Cotter
By Peter Golato
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.
By Cathy Hartley
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.
By Richard Wirtz
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).
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.