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Works: 12,007 works in 17,768 publications in 1 language and 296,536 library holdings
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Oxford atlas of the world by George Philip & Son( Map )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 3,734 libraries worldwide
Atlas shows maps of the world and satellite photography of the earth that reflect the most recent political, economic, and demographic statistics, and presents articles addressing the environment and population matters in major cities
The Oxford English dictionary by J. A Simpson( Book )
12 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and held by 3,722 libraries worldwide
Provides definitions of approximately 290,500 English words, arranged alphabetically in twenty volumes, with cross-references, etymologies, and pronunciation keys, and includes a bibliography
The Oxford companion to the Bible by Bruce M Metzger( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 3,380 libraries worldwide
The Bible has had an immeasurable influence on Western culture, touching on virtually every aspect of our lives. This authoritative one-volume reference to the people, places, events, books, and secular influence of the Bible was written by over 250 scholars from 20 nations
A dictionary of biology by Elizabeth A Martin( Book )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 3,142 libraries worldwide
"This major revision of A Dictionary of Biology, including over 1,500 new entries, is the most up-to-date biology dictionary available. Including 4,000 clear and concise entries, it covers all the commonly encountered terms and concepts in biology, biophysics, and biochemistry, as well as terms from medicine and paleontology taking into account the recent advances in these fields. Conforming to the recommendations of the Institute of Biology, both in its definition of terms and system of classification, this superb dictionary offers authoritative coverage of current areas of study such as molecular biology, genetics (including genetic engineering), and biotechnology and new areas such as food technology, geomicrobiology, and glycobiology. It is the perfect reference source for anyone interested in this dynamic field."--BOOK JACKET
The Oxford Spanish dictionary : Spanish-English/English-Spanish by Beatriz Galimberti Jarman( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,216 libraries worldwide
This bilingual dictionary offers a straightforward introduction to Spanish, covering all the vocabulary needed for the first years of study, along with notes on grammar and usage and guidance on the culture where Spanish is spoken
Oxford economic atlas of the world by Economist Intelligence Unit (Great Britain)( Map )
35 editions published between 1950 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,985 libraries worldwide
Mind by G.B.) Mind association (Cambridge( file )
in English and held by 1,947 libraries worldwide
Contains full text of articles, 1997- ; abstracts and tables of contents only, 1996
The Oxford history of Western philosophy by Anthony Kenny( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
An account of the lives and works of all the major thinkers through the ages, including Socrates, Plato, Kant, Russell, Sartre, and Wittgenstein
Oxford new concise world atlas by George Philip & Son( Map )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,782 libraries worldwide
"The New Concise World Atlas, Second Edition offers a look at the word around us - an affordable, easy-to-use reference for the global citizen. Opening with six pages of world statistics and a heavily illustrated thematic section, this atlas provides a broad overview of Earth, placing the human world in the larger context of the universe. In twenty-two compact yet compelling articles, the various human and natural forces altering the planet are explained through a balanced combination of informative text, instructive charts and graphs, vibrant photography, and sophisticated cartography."--BOOK JACKET
Dictionary of the social sciences ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,766 libraries worldwide
Publisher description: Featuring over 1,800 concise definitions of key terms, the Dictionary of the Social Sciences is the most comprehensive, authoritative single-volume work of its kind. With coverage on the vocabularies of anthropology, sociology, political science, economics, human geography, cultural studies, and Marxism, the Dictionary is an integrated, easy-to-use, A-to-Z reference tool. Designed for students and nonspecialists, it examines classic and contemporary scholarship including basic terms, concepts, theories, schools of thought, methodologies, issues, and controversies. As a true dictionary, it also contains concise, jargon-free definitions that explain the rich, sometimes complex language of these increasingly visible fields
The Revised English Bible : with the Apocrypha ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,608 libraries worldwide
A new translation of the Bible with a preface, abbreviations, table of measures, weights, and values, introductions to the Old Testament, Apocrypha, and New Testament
Atlas of North America by Oxford University Press( Map )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,597 libraries worldwide
Includes a thematic section covering physical, historic, economic, urban, social, and cultural topics, ranging from environmental change to religious practice and from indigenous peoples to migration patterns. These newly drawn maps depict an increasingly multicultural and diverse realm in momentous economic and social transition. The thematic section is preceded by a series of satellite images and followed by detailed cartographic, statistical and narrative coverage of each of the realm's three nations, then regional maps of states and provinces and larger-scale maps of urban areas.--From publisher description
Atlas of world art by John Onians( Map )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
"Over 300 maps combining cultural and political phenomena create an exciting new perspective on major art events from 40,000 B.C. to the present. Each pair of pages presents a thesis, showing how geography affected the art of an era. The visual presentation of the paths of invasion and migration, as well as the location of natural resources used in art, reveals art history in fresh ways. Succinct text and reproductions of sample works of art make this a strong addition to any collection with a focus on art or an interdisciplinary approach to history"--"Reference that rocks," American Libraries, May 2005
Encyclopedic world atlas by George Philip & Son( Map )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
A geographical reference work, providing full-color relief maps and descriptive entries for every country in the world. Includes brief information on each country's geography, history, economy, and culture
A dictionary of computing by Valerie Illingworth( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
Searchable dictionary database of computer terminology, covering computer applications in industry, the office, science, education, and the home, the hardware, software, and telecommunications behind these applications
The Oxford encyclopedia of economic history ( Book )
10 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
"While many dictionaries of economics are available for purchase, this title is unique because of its greater depth of treatment. It offers histories and backgrounds on a significant number of economic topics, not only for the United States but also for other countries and geographic regions. Entries cover such topics as economic concepts; markets and industries; economic development in various countries; biographical essays on key people in economics and business; business products, including coffee, gas, and oil; and the economic aspects of historical events and time periods, including the Great Depression."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004
United States & Canada by Oxford University Press( Map )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
A dictionary of business and management by John Pallister( Book )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
Dictionary contains over 6,500 entries relating to all aspects of management and business as well as e-commerce
The Oxford companion to American theatre by Gerald Martin Bordman( file )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
A guide to the American stage from its beginnings to the present. Includes entries on playwrights, plays, actors, directors, producers, songwriters, famous playhouses, dramatic movements, classic works, commercially successful plays, and foreign figures that have influenced American dramatic development
A dictionary of world history by Edmund Wright( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
Contains over four thousand alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about various aspects of history, from prehistory to the late twentieth century, covering significant men and women, religious and political movements, foreign countries and international organizations, and key battles and places. Includes topic maps
 
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