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1001 Classical Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die
Matthew Rye, ed. Steven Isserlis, preface.
Publisher: Universe.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780789315830.  Daedalus Item Code: 30492
 
From medieval madrigals to living composers like Steve Reich and Philip Glass, the finest classical music of all time is surveyed and discussed in this authoritative and entertaining guide. Sonatas, ... (Read More)
 
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The American Heritage Thesaurus

Publisher: Delta.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780385338783.  Daedalus Item Code: 13834
 
This thesaurus offers more than 20,000 entries and 150,000 synonyms, with hundreds of "core synonym" guides—sidebars that highlight shades of meaning in a group of related synonyms—as well as cross ... (Read More)
 
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British English A to Zed: A Definitive Guide to the Queen's English
Norman W. Schur.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620875773.  Daedalus Item Code: 49006
 
For readers, travelers, and Anglophiles everywhere, this entertaining and authoritative resource—originally published by lexicographer Norman Schur in 1987 and revised twice since—remains a ... (Read More)
 
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The Cheaper the Crook, the Gaudier the Patter: Forgotten Hipster Lines, Tough Guy Talk, and Jive Gems
Alan Axelrod.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616084028.  Daedalus Item Code: 30824
 
Anybody ever called you a dewdropper? A kibitzer? A lounge lizard? If you never knew what the heck they meant—or if you ever wanted to toss around some hip jive yourself—this is the book you need. ... (Read More)
 
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Encyclopedia of African American History 1896 to the Present: Five-Volume Set
Paul Finkelman, ed.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: set.
ISBN: 9780195167795.  Daedalus Item Code: 40951
 
Focusing on the making of modern African American society, from the 1896 "separate but equal" ruling of Plessy v. Ferguson up to the contemporary period, this five-volume encyclopedia traces ... (Read More)
 
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Encyclopedia of Judaism: Encyclopedia of World Religions
Sara E. Karesh & Mitchell M. Hurvitz. J. Gordon Melton, series ed.
Publisher: Checkmark Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780816073375.  Daedalus Item Code: 40660
 
Encapsulating all things Jewish—language, laws, literature, arts, theology, ritual, land, culture, and personalities—this surprisingly engaging encyclopedia explores Judaism from both historical and ... (Read More)
 
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Encyclopedia of Protestantism: Encyclopedia of World Religions
J. Gordon Melton.
Publisher: Checkmark Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780816077465.  Daedalus Item Code: 40661
 
Emphasizing the living faith and its historical and social backgrounds, in some 600 A-to-Z entries, this encyclopedia explores the theological concepts, personalities, historical events, ... (Read More)
 
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Japanese Alphabet: The 48 Essential Characters
Gabriele Mandel. Isao Hosoe, foreword.
Publisher: Abbeville.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780789209597.  Daedalus Item Code: 34417
 
A companion to Abbeville's Chinese Calligraphy, this clear and concise handbook is a guide to the complexity and beauty of the various Japanese writing systems. It presents all of the ... (Read More)
 
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Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife
David Mizejewski.
Publisher: Creative Homeowner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781580111508.  Daedalus Item Code: 40886
 
Noting that many types of American wildlife are threatened by shrinking habitats, David Mizejewski offers tips on how to make your yard a safe haven for birds, butterflies, toads, bees, and such ... (Read More)
 
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