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            Palaeography (History Of Writing)

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            A Place For Everything: The Curious History of Alphabetical Order
             

            A Place For Everything: The Curious History of Alphabetical Order (Hardback)

            By Flanders, Judith

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            A celebration of alphabetical order, from its humble beginnings to its pre-eminence as the organizing principle for the sum of the world's knowledge.

            ISBN 9781509881567
            Released NZ 11 Feb 2020
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Japanese Made Easy: A situation-based guide designed to get you speaking simple Japanese from the very first day! (Revised and Updated)
             

            Japanese Made Easy: A situation-based guide designed to get you speaking simple Japanese from the very first day! (Revised and Updated) (Paperback)

            By Monane, Tazuko Ajiro; Revised by Matsunari, Yumi

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            A comprehensive, situation-based guide designed to get you speaking simple Japanese from the very first day! Covers the most common social situations encountered by visitors to Japan: Greetings and simple conversation Asking directions and questions Telling the time and handling ...money Shopping and order food & drinks Counting and asking prices Traveling and taking transportation Japanese Made Easy is an accessible and thorough self-study guide that has readers using simple, everyday Japanese vocabulary and phrases within a few hours. This book has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect current usage. In this edition, all vocabulary and sentence patterns are shown in Japanese script as well as romanized Japanese and English. Revisions also include new dialogues, cultural notes, illustrations and updated vocabulary. Japanese Made Easy features: Practice exercises based on over 30 of the most important Japanese sentence patterns, with example sentences and answer keys Notes on the key points of Japanese grammar and vocabulary A detailed glossary of important Japanese words and an index of vocabulary and grammar The most common social situations encountered by visitors to Japan, including asking directions, taking public transport and ordering food This book is based on classroom materials developed at the University of Hawaii, and has been designed to help beginners build practical language skills in only a few weeks of home study. It is an accessible guide to the basic patterns of the Japanese language, and to occasions when they will be most useful to travelers in Japan.
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            ISBN 9784805313718
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
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            Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook: The Complete Language Course for Beginning Learners (With Companion Audio)
             

            Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook: The Complete Language Course for Beginning Learners (With Companion Audio) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kubler, Cornelius C.

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            Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook is a new beginner Mandarin Chinese course which enables you to quickly learn the basics of the language. The 24 lessons in this book are meant to be used in 3 hours per week of class instruction over one academic year. Students will need anoth...er 2-3 hours of outside practice and review for every hour of class time, using the materials in the accompanying Elementary Mandarin Chinese Workbook. These books can also be used by self-study learners due to the extensive explanations and free supplementary materials available - including online audio and video recordings and flash cards. The entire course can be completed in 25 to 35 weeks and teaches you the basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing Mandarin Chinese at a conversational level. Each lesson starts with a dialogue and includes a list of new and supplementary Chinese vocabulary along with questions and grammar notes about the dialogue, a reading section and extensive exercises (that are in the Workbook). Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook offers the following significant advantages over other similar textbooks: Common, everyday Chinese dialogues are used for listening and practice - complete with vocabulary lists and questions and storylines based on actual everyday experiences in China Chinese grammar is explained in simple, non-technical terms with useful notes and tips given Reading exercises are provided for all new words and phrases in each lesson Free online audio recordings by native speakers from various parts of China help you not only acquire correct pronunciation but also to understand Chinese speakers who have different accents Illustrations and supplementary video clips add authenticity to the dialogues in the book A Chinese-English dictionary is provided at the back for easy reference Chinese characters and Pinyin Romanized forms are used throughout the book (except for the reading exercises), so this book is usable by learners who wish to focu
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            ISBN 9780804851244
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
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            Hindi Flash Cards Kit: Learn 1,500 basic Hindi words and phrases quickly and easily! (Audio CD Included)
              

            Hindi Flash Cards Kit: Learn 1,500 basic Hindi words and phrases quickly and easily! (Audio CD Included) (Mixed media product / Mixed Media, Revised, Book and Kit with CD, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 Kit and 1 CD-Audio)

            By Delacy, Richard

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            Flash cards are an excellent language learning tool. This comprehensive set of flash cards is designed for students, travelers and anyone who wants to learn Hindi

            ISBN 9780804839884
            Released NZ 1 May 2016
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
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            Latin Inscriptions

            Latin Inscriptions (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Booms, Dirk

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            Illustrated with the best examples of inscriptions from the British Museum's Roman collection, this book explores the meaning of putting up public inscriptions and the standardised system of abbreviation that was used to ensure Romans from all areas of the Empire could read them.

            ISBN 9780714122885
            Released NZ 14 Apr 2016
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Ancient Languages
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            The Second 100 Chinese Characters Simplified: The Quick and Easy Way to Learn the Basic Chinese Characters

            The Second 100 Chinese Characters Simplified: The Quick and Easy Way to Learn the Basic Chinese Characters (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Simplified Character Edition)

            By Matthews, Alison; Matthews, Laurence

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            The Second 100 Chinese Characters adopts a structural approach that helps students to learn, recognize and write the second 100 most common Chinese characters.

            ISBN 9780804849371
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2017
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
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            The First 100 Chinese Characters Simplified Character Edition: The Quick and Easy Method to Learn the 100 Most Basic Chinese Characters

            The First 100 Chinese Characters Simplified Character Edition: The Quick and Easy Method to Learn the 100 Most Basic Chinese Characters (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Simplified Character Edition)

            By Matthews, Alison

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            This book is an easy and effective way to learn basic Chinese Characters.

            ISBN 9780804849920
            Released NZ 5 Sep 2017
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
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            Tips Cards: Formats for Writing Dates

            Tips Cards: Formats for Writing Dates (Cards / Learning Resources)

            By Southwood, Sue

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            This Tips Card helps learners to understand the different formats used when writing dates.

            ISBN 9781862017283
            Released NZ 15 Apr 2013
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            The Laws of Ancient Crete, c.650-400 BCE

            The Laws of Ancient Crete, c.650-400 BCE (Hardback)

            By Gagarin, Michael; Perlman, Paula

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            This volume presents the Greek text of approximately 200 stone inscriptions, which detail the laws of ancient Crete in the archaic and classical periods, c.650-400 BCE.

            ISBN 9780199204823
            Released NZ 17 Oct 2015
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Ramesside Inscriptions: Translations Ramesses IV to XI and Contemporaries
             

            Ramesside Inscriptions: Translations Ramesses IV to XI and Contemporaries (Hardback, Volume VI)

            By Kitchen, K. A.

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            Based on the hieroglyphic texts of the Ramesses Age of Ancient Egypt (c. 1300-1100 BC), the books in this series present a modern English translation of the vast majority of historical sources for this important epoch of Egyptian history.

            ISBN 9780631184324
            Released NZ 28 Sep 2012
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Ramesside Inscriptions Translations
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