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Tolkien : a dictionary —Day, David, 1947-

"J.R.R. Tolkien is the father of modern fantasy. He created characters and a world so rich with details-and so unique-that it warranted a whole new vocabulary along with it. His creation of language is not surprising, co...

Dictionary of Aphrodisiacs —Wedeck, Harry E., 1894-1996, author.
EBook
2021

"This delightfully mischievous A-to-Z guide features love potions, powerful herbs, and much more, drawn from global spiritual and esoteric traditions. From absinthe, almond soup, and Albertus Magnus to yarrow, yohimbine,...

Short Dictionary of Mythology —Woodcock, P. G., author.
EBook
2021

"This concise A-to-Z reference volume offers definitions and historical contexts for mythological characters and terms. With in-depth coverage of ancient Greek and Roman mythology, this concise yet comprehensive dictiona...

Dictionary of Spiritualism —Wedeck, Harry E., 1894-1996, author.
EBook
2021

"An encyclopedic survey of esoteric traditions, supernatural phenomena, and spiritualist thinkers from ancient mythmakers to present-day gurus. The concept of the supernatural applies to a variety of occurrences that are...

Dictionary of the Renaissance —Schweitzer, Frederick M., compiler.
EBook
2021

"This A-to-Z reference offers a survey of Renaissance personalities, innovations, and other terminologies with an in-depth introduction about the period. By the fourteenth century, Italian society bore little resemblance...

Dictionary of Witchcraft —Collin de Plancy, J.-A.-S. (Jacques-Albin-Simon), 1794-1881, author.
EBook
2019

The original and authoritative A-to-Z reference guide to witchcraft, paganism, and magic, compiled by the famed nineteenth-century French occultist. Following its original publication in 1818, Collin de Plancy's Dictionn...

Dictionary of Pagan Religions —Wedeck, Harry E., 1894-1996, author.
EBook
2019

A comprehensive reference guide to religious cults of the ancient world, with essential information on religious systems, texts, temple sites, and more. Dictionary of Pagan Religions offers a wide-ranging survey of the m...

Noah Webster : man of many words —Reef, Catherine.

"Noah Webster may be best remembered the enormous and ambitious task of writing his famous dictionary, but for him, this accomplishment was a means to an end. His true goal was to streamline the language spoken in our ne...

The Illustrated Dictionary of Bible Manners & Customs
EBook
2021

"This comprehensive volume provides detailed descriptions, illustrations, and context for many of the Bible's historical and cultural references. Bible stories are full of objects, manners, and customs that would have be...

New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology : Abridged Edition
EBook
2017

"This abridgment of Colin Brown's original four volume work is arranged with its entries in Greek alphabet order, which makes it easy to find the discussion of a particular word. All Greek words are transliterated into E...

Human diseases and conditions Volume 4, S-Z

"Provides current, accurate, and comprehensive information on human diseases and conditions. The full-color, four-volume set provides 450 topics covering both common and uncommon infectious diseases, various types of can...

Human diseases and conditions Volume 2, D-I

"Provides current, accurate, and comprehensive information on human diseases and conditions. The full-color, four-volume set provides 450 topics covering both common and uncommon infectious diseases, various types of can...

Human diseases and conditions Volume 3, J-R

"Provides current, accurate, and comprehensive information on human diseases and conditions. The full-color, four-volume set provides 450 topics covering both common and uncommon infectious diseases, various types of can...

Dictionary of Aeronautical Terms —Crane, Dale.
EBook
2006

Essential for all aviation industry professionals, this comprehensive dictionary explores more than 10,000 aviation-specific terms, phrases, and acronyms. Nearly 500 illustrations, tables, and lists supplement the detail...

The book of common fallacies falsehoods, misconceptions, flawed facts, and half-truths that are ruining your life —Ward, Philip, 1938-
EBook
2012

Everything you thought you knew was wrong! Long before Snopes.com and Wikipedia, The Book of Common Fallacies set out to debunk popular beliefs and set the record straight. By tracking down the facts and citing experts i...

Zondervan Bible Dictionary
EBook
2009

Who were the Pharisees? What did Samson and John the Baptist have in common? Does an altar really have horns?" Turn to the Zondervan Bible Dictionary and find out. It has the answers to these and hundreds of other questi...

International Children's Bible Dictionary : A Fun and Easy-to-Use Guide to the Words, People, and Places in the Bible —Youngblood, Ronald F. (Ronald Fred), 1931-2014, author.
EBook
2006

Sometimes figuring out what the words in the Bible mean is confusing, even for grown-ups. This dictionary is an excellent tool to help children more fully understand God's Word. Simple definitions, maps, charts, and many...

Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament. Volume XVII, Index Volume —Thielicke, Helmut, 1908-1986, author.
EBook
2021

"This useful resource, which concludes the illustrious Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament , provides TDOT users with an index to all sixteen previous volumes. The first part of this volume indexes keywords in He...

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