Current Biography Yearbook-2016

Author: H. W. Wilson

Publisher: Hw Wilson Company

ISBN: 9781619257313

Category: Reference

Page: 277

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H.W. Wilson's Current Biography Yearbook combines a full year of the monthly magazine Current Biography into a single, permanent record. It has been delivering up-to-date biographies of men and women of contemporary importance since 1940. Current Biography is renowned for its unfailing accuracy, insightful selection and the wide scope of influence of its subjects.

Current Biography Yearbook-2016

Author: H. W. Wilson

Publisher: Hw Wilson Company

ISBN: 9781619257313

Category: Reference

Page: 277

View: 4552

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H.W. Wilson's Current Biography Yearbook combines a full year of the monthly magazine Current Biography into a single, permanent record. It has been delivering up-to-date biographies of men and women of contemporary importance since 1940. Current Biography is renowned for its unfailing accuracy, insightful selection and the wide scope of influence of its subjects.


No Surrender! No Retreat!

African-American Pioneer Performers of 20th Century American Theater

Author: NA NA

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137053615

Category: History

Page: 230

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No Surrender! No Retreat! examines the careers of fifteen pioneer performers and their triumphs over herculean obstacles. It is a look back over the 20th century and documents personal histories of staggering achievement in spite of institutional racism, gender oppression, and classism. Twenty-four years in the making, No Surrender! No Retreat! is an indispensable work on African Americans in the performing arts, examining well-known performers, such as James Earl Jones, Morgan Freeman, and Pearl Bailey. Rare archival material and a number of personal interviews enrich this tome. Glenda E. Gill s work is a moving and sometimes tragic account of the lives and careers of some of America s most outstanding African American pioneers in theater.

Speech, Communication Matters

Communication, Communication

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467231436

Category: Education

Page: 222

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Speech, Communication Matters. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Communication Works

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467262676

Category: Education

Page: 33

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Communication Works. In this book, you will learn topics such as Communication and the Self-Concept: Who Are You?, Communication and Perception: I Am More Than a Camera, Language and Meaning: Helping Minds Meet, and Nonverbal Communication: Silent Language Speaks plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.





Willie Morris

An Exhaustive Annotated Bibliography and a Biography

Author: Jack Bales

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9780786424788

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 393

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"The book's principal focus is Morris' literary legacy, which includes works such as Good Ole Boy, My Dog Skip, and My Two Oxfords. Two annotated bibliographies--one for Morris's own writing and one focusing on secondary sources--are comprised of over 2100 entries. Encompassing everything from novels to newspaper articles, entries are divided into broad categories and then listed chronologically"--Provided by publisher.

Das zweite Dschungelbuch

Neu bearbeitet und übersetzt

Author: Rudyard Kipling

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3738658696

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 184

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Die Fortsetzung seines weltberühmten Klassikers der Jugendliteratur veröffentlichte Kipling im Jahr 1895. In diesem zweiten Buch befinden sich fünf weitere Abenteuer von Mowgli und seinen tierischen Freunden. Für ein ungetrübtes Lesevergnügen und ein korrektes Lesenlernen junger Dschungelbuch-Fans wurden die Texte den aktuellen Rechtschreibregeln angepasst. Eine Einführung erläutert den historischen Hintergrund und Interpretationsansätze. Inhalt: Wie die Angst entstand - Lasst den Dschungel los! - Des Königs Ankus - Rothund - Der Frühlingslauf - Gedichte


Library Literature

An Author and Subject Index to Selected Material on Library Science and Librarianship

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bibliography

Page: N.A

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"An index to library and information science".



The Statesman's Yearbook 2000

Author: B. Turner

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230271286

Category: Political Science

Page: 1856

View: 3619

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For the last 136 years, The Statesman's Yearbook has been relied upon to provide accurate and comprehensive information on the current political, economic and social status of every country in the world. The appointment of the new editor - only the seventh in 136 years - brought enhancements to the 1998-99 edition and these are continued in the 2000 edition. Internet usage figures are included. Specially commissioned essays from major political and academic figures supplement country entries in areas of major upheaval and change. A fold out colour section provides a political world map and flags for the 191 countries of the world. The task of monitoring the pattern or flow of world change is never-ending. However, the annual publication of The Statesman's Yearbook gives all the information needed in one easily digestible single volume. It will save hours of research and cross-referencing between different sources. A prestigious and popular book, The Statesman's Yearbook is updated every 12 months. In a world of continual change The Statesman's Yearbook is a necessary annual purchase.

The Statesman's Yearbook 2004

The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World

Author: B. Turner

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230271324

Category: Political Science

Page: 2112

View: 6876

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For one hundred and forty years, The Statesman's Yearbook has been relied upon to provide accurate and comprehensive information on the current political, economic and social status of every country in the world. The appointment of the new editor - only the seventh in the book's history - brought enhancements to the 1998-99 edition and these have been continued since then. The 2004 edition is fully updated and contains more information than ever before. A foldout colour section provides a political world map and flags for the one hundred and ninety two countries of the world. In an endlessly changing world, the annual publication of The Statesman's Yearbook gives all the information you need in one easily digestible single volume. It will save hours of research and cross-referencing between different sources, and it is an essential annual purchase.


Children's Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2017

Author: Bloomsbury Publishing

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472924975

Category: Reference

Page: 480

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Foreword by Frances Hardinge The annual, bestselling guide to all aspects of the media and how to write and illustrate for children and young adults. Acknowledged by the media industries and authors as the essential guide to how to get published. The 70+ articles are updated and added to each year. Together they provide invaluable guidance on subjects such as series fiction, writing historical or funny books, preparing an illustration portfolio, managing your finances, interpreting publishers' contracts, self-publishing your work. NEW articles for the 2017 edition included on: - Wanting to be a writer by Simon Mason - Finding new readers and markets by Tom Palmer - News and trends in children's publishing 2015-16 by Caroline Horn - Series fiction: writing as a part of a team by Lucy Courtenay - Creating a children's comic by Tom Fickling All of the 2,000 listings of who to contact across the media have been reviewed and updated. The essential guide for any writer for children.