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              The World of Ancient Greece [2 volumes]: A Daily Life Encyclopedia
               

              The World of Ancient Greece [2 volumes]: A Daily Life Encyclopedia (Hardback)

              By Lovano, Michael

              • RRP: $745.99
              • $745.99
              • In Stock US

              This book opens the world of the ancient Greeks to all readers through easily accessible entries on topics essential to understanding Greek high culture and daily life.

              ISBN 9781440837302
              Released NZ 2 Dec 2019
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Daily Life Encyclopedias
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              Vaccination and Its Critics: A Documentary and Reference Guide
                

              Vaccination and Its Critics: A Documentary and Reference Guide (Hardback)

              By Rosner, Lisa

              • RRP: $402.50
              • $402.50
              • In Stock US

              This authoritative and unbiased narrative-supported by 50 primary source documents-follows the history of vaccination, highlighting essential medical achievements and ongoing controversies. * Provides readers with accurate, unbiased accounts of medical breakthroughs and critics *... Examines vaccination controversies in a historical and global perspective * Traces compelling parallels between past anti-vaccination movements and those of the present day * Features essential primary documents that highlight historic turning points in vaccine research and implementation * Includes the most up-to-date scientific research on vaccines
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              ISBN 9781440841835
              Released NZ 6 Feb 2017
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Documentary and Reference Guides
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              Afghanistan War: A Documentary and Reference Guide
                

              Afghanistan War: A Documentary and Reference Guide (Hardback)

              By Wadle, Ryan

              • Imp. $394.99
              • $394.99
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              Providing an invaluable introductory resource for students investigating the war in Afghanistan, this book highlights the evolution of the conflict through the documents that helped to shape it. * Reflects the subject expertise of its editor, a former member of the US Army's Comb...at Studies Institute's Afghanistan Study Team * Collects documents from many of the major participants that cover the political, social, economic, and military evolution of the conflict * Discusses political, social, and military factors to explain why conflict has persisted in Afghanistan for nearly four decades * Highlights both the continuity and change in policies in Afghanistan over the past 40 years * Includes translations of some Taliban documents to give an even broader perspective of the war
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              ISBN 9781440857461
              Released NZ 31 Oct 2018
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Documentary and Reference Guides
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              Real-World Decision Making: An Encyclopedia of Behavioral Economics
                

              Real-World Decision Making: An Encyclopedia of Behavioral Economics (Hardback)

              Edited by Altman, Morris

              • RRP: $402.50
              • $402.50
              • In Stock US

              The first and only encyclopedia to focus on the economic and financial behaviors of consumers, investors, and organizations, including an exploration of how people make good-and bad-economic decisions.

              ISBN 9781440828157
              Released NZ 23 Jun 2015
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Encyclopedia of the Zombie: The Walking Dead in Popular Culture and Myth
                

              Encyclopedia of the Zombie: The Walking Dead in Popular Culture and Myth (Hardback)

              Edited by Pulliam, June Michele; Fonseca, Anthony J.

              • RRP: $358.50
              • $358.50
              • In Stock US

              A fascinating read for anyone from general readers to hardcore fans and scholars, this encyclopedia covers virtually every aspect of the zombie as cultural phenomenon, including film, literature, folklore, music, video games, and events.

              ISBN 9781440803888
              Released NZ 19 Jun 2014
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The 100 Most Important American Financial Crises: An Encyclopedia of the Lowest Points in American Economic History
                

              The 100 Most Important American Financial Crises: An Encyclopedia of the Lowest Points in American Economic History (Hardback)

              By Skrabec, Quentin R.

              • RRP: $358.50
              • $358.50
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              Covering events such as banking crises, economic bubbles, natural disasters, trade embargos, and depressions, this single-volume encyclopedia of major U.S. financial downturns provides readers with an event-driven understanding of the evolution of the American economy.

              ISBN 9781440830112
              Released NZ 31 Dec 2014
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The History of Croatia and Slovenia
               

              The History of Croatia and Slovenia (Hardback, Annotated edition)

              By Deliso, Christopher

              • RRP: $237.99
              • $237.99
              • Pre Release International

              This new addition to Greenwood's Histories of the Modern Nations series provides a comprehensive introduction to the intertwined histories of Croatia and Slovenia, two Balkan nations and former members of the Yugoslav Federation. Covers the oft-overlooked contributions to Europea...n development made by various ethnic groups no longer extant, such as the Avars, and the unexpected modernity of former civilizations, such as the Republic of Ragusa (Dubrovnik) Provides a critical view of the past century of political and turbulence in this part of the Balkans, objectively discussing the mixed roles of local and foreign protagonists and their continuing legacies Includes a chronology of important events in the histories of both Croatia and Slovenia, providing students with an at-a-glance overview of the two countries' histories Provide biographies of those who have made important contributions to the countries through history in an appendix of Notable People in the History of Croatia and Slovenia Provides readers with detailed information on further resources for their personal research in an annotated bibliography
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              ISBN 9781440873225
              Released NZ 28 Feb 2020
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations
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              African Americans and the Presidents: Politics and Policies from Washington to Trump
                

              African Americans and the Presidents: Politics and Policies from Washington to Trump (Hardback)

              By Brooks, F. Erik; Starks, Glenn L.

              • RRP: $343.99
              • $343.99
              • In Stock US

              The president is arguably the most recognized and powerful individual in the United States. This reference work explores the American presidency in relation to issues of race concerning the African American community. * Includes a timeline that lists the name, party, term of offi...ce, and political background of each president * Presents chronological sections to provide a broad overview of each period * Offers chapters that address each of the forty-five American presidents' policies, cabinet appointments, and handling of race matters in the United States
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              ISBN 9781440862113
              Released NZ 30 Apr 2019
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Urban Health Issues: Exploring the Impacts of Big-City Living
                

              Urban Health Issues: Exploring the Impacts of Big-City Living (Hardback)

              By Crume, Richard V.

              • Imp. $222.99
              • $222.99
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              Living in an urban environment can have a major influence-both positive and negative-on one's physical health and mental well-being. This book examines more than 20 key issues related to city living and what's being done to address them. * Focuses on an area of public health that... is of increasing importance, as urbanization rates continue to rise around the world * Provide real-world insights for readers through interviews with experts working in urban areas across the globe * Illustrates in city case studies how particular metropolitan areas around the world are working to address particular urban health issues * Offers readers living in cities practical suggestions for staying healthy and avoiding urban hazards such as air and noise pollution
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              ISBN 9781440861710
              Released NZ 30 Apr 2019
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              African American Culture [3 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of People, Traditions, and Customs
                

              African American Culture [3 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of People, Traditions, and Customs (Hardback)

              Edited by Dyson, Omari L.; Jeffries, Judson L.; Brooks, Kevin L.

              • RRP: $1,166.00
              • $1,166.00
              • Pub Date
                28 May 20

              Covering everything from sports to art, religion, music, and entrepreneurship, this book documents the vast array of African American cultural expressions and discusses their impact on the culture of the United States --

              ISBN 9781440862434
              Released NZ 28 May 2020
              Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Cultures of the American Mosaic
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