January 2003; published online January 2009.
Book. Subjects: cookery, food, and drink. 121 pages.62608 words.
"A handy guide to more than a hundred types of food for which health claims have been made." Catholic Library World
The health food industry is...
January 2006; published online January 2013.
Book. Subjects: cookery, food, and drink. 2711 pages.1074432 words.
Over 3,000 entries
The Oxford Companion to Food by Alan Davidson, first published in 1999, became, almost overnight, an immense success, winning prizes and accolades...
January 2005; published online January 2009.
Book. Subjects: Christianity. 7497 pages.2075655 words.
Uniquely authoritative and wide-ranging in its scope, The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church is the indispensable reference work on all aspects of the Christian Church. It contains...
January 2007; published online January 2007.
Book. Subjects: British history. 448 pages.330374 words.
‘A magisterial excavation of black Britain...every student in the country should read it. ’, - Christina Patterson, The Independent
Essential reading for...
January 1996; published online January 2003.
Book. Subjects: theatre. 3383 pages.492086 words.
This concise version of the acclaimed Oxford Companion to the Theatre covers all aspects of theatre worldwide and throughout the ages. It contains entries on a vast range of theatrical...
August 2001; published online September 2013.
Book. Subjects: literary studies (fiction, novelists, and prose writers); literary studies (European); literary theory and cultural studies. 182 pages.
Russian Literature: A Very Short Introduction explores the place and importance of literature in Russian culture. How and when did a Russian national literature come into being? What shaped...
April 2003; published online September 2013.
Book. Subjects: linguistics. 144 pages.
Linguistics: A Very Short Introduction considers a subject that falls in the gap between arts and science, on the edges of which fascinating discoveries and important problems are found....
August 2002; published online September 2013.
Book. Subjects: political theory. 176 pages.
Fascism: A Very Short Introduction looks at the paradoxes of fascism through its origins in the political and social crisis of the late nineteenth century, the history of fascist movements...
January 2003; published online September 2013.
Book. Subjects: British history; European history; political geography. 184 pages.
From the Plantation of Ulster in the seventeenth century to the entry into peace talks in the late twentieth century the Northern Irish people have been engaged in conflict — Catholic...