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amazon.com

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing — Bibliography.

An online seller of goods and services, founded in 1995 by Jeff Bezos, which was mainly focused on selling books. Amazon.com was immediately successful and has a robust business model....

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artwork

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Marketing.

The visual components of an ad, not including the typeset text.

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Book of the Dead

Overview page. Subjects: African Studies — Bibliography.

Refers to a large collection of funerary texts of various dates, containing magical formulas, hymns, and prayers believed by the ancient Egyptians to guide and protect the soul (Ka) in its...

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camera-ready art

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The artwork that is in sufficiently finished form to be photographed for printing.

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Congressional Record

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Politics.

(1874–),

report of the proceedings of the Senate and House of Representatives. It was preceded by the Annals of Congress (1789–1824), the Register of Debates (1825–37), and the...

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dispatch

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Warfare and Defence.

Deriving from the Portuguese and Spanish word despacher (‘to hasten, speed, expedite or get rid of’), the term ‘dispatch’ (properly so spelt, although the spelling ‘despatch’ entered...

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dossier

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Warfare and Defence.

Originally a French word and adopted into English in the nineteenth century (and still retaining its French pronunciation, doss-i-é), the term ‘dossier’ means a bundle of papers. It is most...

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eBay

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography — Business and Management.

An online auction website where individuals or businesses can sell goods and services worldwide. See appendix 2 (eBay case study).

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Ibadan

Overview page. Subjects: African Studies — Bibliography.

City in southwestern Nigeria, home to writers’ and artists’ associations like the Mbari club and the University of Ibadan, Nigeria’s oldest (founded 1948, autonomous since 1962, alma mater...

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insert

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing — Bibliography.

A detailed promotional copy or material inserted into a newspaper, magazine, or journal. See also advertising.

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