Webster's New World Dictionary

Author: Michael Agnes

Publisher: Simon and Schuster


Category: Education

Page: 768

View: 921

Provides definitions, pronunciation, etymology, and notes on usage for more than sixty thousand words, including technical terms.

Webster's New World Dictionary

Author: Victoria Neufeldt

Publisher: Simon and Schuster


Category: Education

Page: 704

View: 489

Highlighted by more than sixty thousand entries, including technical terms, and two hundred illustrations, a handy-sized desk dictionary features concise definitions, pronunciations, etymologies, notes on usage, updated biography and geography sections, and an easy-to-read type font. Reprint.
Foreign Language Study

Barron's German-English Dictionary

Author: Ursula Martini

Publisher: PONS


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1254

View: 777

"100,000 words, phrases & examples presented in two sections: American-style English to German, German to English" -- Front cover.

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office

Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress


Category: Copyright

Page: 1166

View: 758

Includes Part 1, Number 1: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals (January - June)

Library Journal

Author: Melvil Dewey



Category: Libraries


View: 991

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
Foreign Language Study

Webster's New World Italian Dictionary

Author: Catherine E. Love

Publisher: Webster's New World


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1032

View: 796

Compiled in collaboration with a team of expert linguists, the Webster's New World concise bilingual dictionaries are the perfect choice for beginning students and advanced speakers as well. Comprehensive and authoritative, yet clear and concise, the dictionaries offer a full array of features, as well as wide-ranging coverage of current expressions. Long-standing favorites in hardcover, the dictionaries will continue to be standard references for years to come -- especially now that they are available in unabridged paperback editions. More than 100,000 words, giving wide-ranging coverage of current terms and expressions Detailed definitions so the user can understand and translate idiomatically Extensive examples of usage, showing how translations of words can vary according to context Verb tables, including irregular verbs Cross-references from every verb to the appropriate verb table
Foreign Language Study

Curse + Berate in 69+ Languages

Author: Branham Branham

Publisher: Soft Skull Press


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 284

View: 325

For those times when “you blackguard!” just won’t do, Sinister Wisdom supplies an amazing array of crude, vulgar, offensive, scurrilous, lewd, and otherwise unprintable denunciations. Organized thematically and translated into more than 69 languages, it contains an alphabetical listing of every conceivable (and inconceivable) slur and insult, from comments on mothers' peculiar anatomy and hobbies, to suggestions on where to go and how, to observations on how others spend their solitary moments. Appendices cover blasphemies, bodily functions, sexual deviations, and variations on “yo mama!”

Webster's II New College Dictionary

Author: Webster's New World Dictionary

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


Category: Reference

Page: 1518

View: 389

A newly updated edition of the dictionary features more than 200,000 definitions, as well as revised charts and tables, proofreaders' marks, synonym lists, word histories, and context examples.
Encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Webster's New World Encyclopedia

Author: Merriam-Webster

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated


Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Page: 913

View: 287

Here's a handy, affordable edition of the acclaimed Webster's New World Encyclopedia--abridged to allow for easy use. More than 16,000 entries provide answers to thousands of questions on a multitude of topics, including information on domestic and international events. Charts; graphs; tables.

The Multimedia and CD-ROM Directory 1998

Author: Connectsoft-U S

Publisher: Waterlow Pub Limited


Category: Computers

Page: 1050

View: 632

Now in its 19th edition, this comprehensive directory details companies active in multimedia, which continues to evolve alongside the industry that it tracks. The text contains details of approximately 16,000 companies. Entries include company descriptions and classifications by activity, sector, platform, product type, size, turnover and more. The database section is indexed. This year articles from industry leaders and shapers, as well as interviews with heads of trend-setting companies and a round-up of statistics, should make this a useful item for professionals in the industry, and those who purchase multimedia professionally.