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A Dictionary of English Surnames (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780192806635

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,376
Author: 
P. H. Reaney; R. M. Wilson
Pages
592 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Sep 2005
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
Did you know that Batts, may have had stout ancestors? That Dennes could be descended from swineherds? That Herons might come from thin men with long legs? How much do you know about the origin of you ... Read more

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A Dictionary of Geography (5th edition)

ISBN : 9780199680856

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¥2,002
Author: 
Susan Mayhew
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
Containing over 3,100 entries on all aspects of both human and physical geography, this best-selling dictionary is the most authoritative single-volume reference work of its kind. It includes coverage ... Read more

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A Dictionary of London Place-names (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199566785

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¥1,826
Author: 
A.D. Mills
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Mar 2010
Have you ever wondered where the unusual names of Elephant and Castle, Grim's Ditch, Soho, and World's End come from? Find out the linguistic and historical origins of these place-names and discover t ... Read more

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A Dictionary of World History (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780199685691

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¥2,376
Author: 
Anne Kerr; Edmund Wright
Pages
752 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
125 x 193 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
This wide-ranging dictionary contains a wealth of information on all aspects of history, from prehistory right up to the present day. Over 4,000 clear, concise entries include biographies of key figur ... Read more

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A Fabulous Kingdom: The Exploration of the Arctic (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199837809

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¥3,685
Author: 
Charles B. Officer; Jake Page
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
189 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2012
Inconstant and forbidding, the arctic has lured misguided voyagers into the cold for centuries-pushing them beyond the limits of their knowledge, technology, and endurance. A Fabulous Kingdom charts t ... Read more

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A Foot in the River: Why Our Lives Change - And the Limits of Evolution

ISBN : 9780198806806

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¥2,376
Author: 
Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2017
We are a weird species. Like other species, we have a culture. But by comparison with other species, we are strangely unstable: human cultures self-transform, diverge, and multiply with bewildering sp ... Read more

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A Freethinking Cultural Nationalist: A Life History of Rahul Sankrityayan

ISBN : 9780199466870

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¥5,841
Author: 
Alaka Atreya Chudal
Pages
340 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Vaishnava sadhu. Arya Samajist. Buddhist monk. Hindi nationalist. Communist. These are the identities Rahul Sankrityayan (18931963), born a sanatani Brahmin, donned during the early 20th century. Wide ... Read more

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A Grounded Identidad: Making New Lives in Chicago's Puerto Rican Neighborhoods

ISBN : 9780199760268

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¥9,086
Author: 
Merida M. Rua
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Sep 2012
Chicago is the home to the third-largest concentration of Puerto Ricans in the United States, but scholarship on the city rarely accounts for Puerto Ricans. This book is part of a revisionary effort t ... Read more

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A Guide to Countries of the World (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780199580729

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¥2,189
Author: 
Peter Stalker
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jun 2010
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
This A-Z guide provides a wealth of information for every country in the world. Each entry gives a brief history and outlines contemporary social, economic, political and religious issues. In addition ... Read more

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A History of Pakistan

ISBN : 9780199400249

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¥8,943
Author: 
Roger D. Long
Pages
888 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
Although Pakistan may be a new state in an historical context, it possesses an ancient legacy and culture. This volume examines the history of Pakistan from its archaeological heritage and origins in ... Read more

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