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The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

Gerald Hallowell.

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Book. Subjects: Regional and National History. 1702 pages. 631918 words.

This is the essential reference title for all those interested in Canadian History. From the Norse to Nunavut, The Oxford Companion to Canadian History provides an authoritative and...

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The Oxford Companion to Architecture

Edited by Patrick Goode.

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Book. Subjects: Architecture. 1481 pages. 560638 words.

The Oxford Companion to Architecture is a new reference book on a popular and much-debated subject. It contains over 1500 A-Z entries covering all aspects of architecture, from...

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The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

Edited by Peter Hainsworth and David Robey.

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 3439 pages. 469074 words.

… impressive list of contributors … a substantial achievement’, Italian Studies

Embracing the whole of Italian literature, from the early thirteenth century...

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The Oxford Companion to British History

Edited by Robert Crowcroft and John Cannon.

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Book. Subjects: British History. 4674 pages. 1060926 words.

Over 4,500 entries

First published in 1997, under the editorship of the late John Cannon and in consultation with over 100 distinguished contributors, this Companion describes and...

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The Oxford Companion to British History

John Cannon.

P ublished online January 2009 .

Book. Subjects: British History. 4658 pages. 1050343 words.

The Oxford Companion to British History covers all aspects of the history of Britain from 55 BC to the present day. Written by over 100 distinguished specialist contributors,...

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The Oxford Companion to Australian History

Edited by Graeme Davison, John Hirst and Stuart Macintyre.

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Book. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History. 1594 pages. 662701 words.

The Oxford Companion to Australian History draws on the latest scholarship and covers people, institutions, and events that have shaped Australian society, politics and...

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The Oxford Companion to Military History

Richard Holmes.

Edited by Charles Singleton and Dr Spencer Jones.

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Book. Subjects: Military History. 1430 pages. 852842 words.

This online edition was reviewed and selectively updated in 2011 by Charles Singleton with help from Dr Spencer Jones.

A complete overview of military history from classical times...

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The Oxford Companion to Cheese

December 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 978 pages. 510885 words.

Over 850 entries

The Oxford Companion to Cheese is the first truly comprehensive reference work dedicated to the exploration of how four basic ingredients—milk, microorganisms,...

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Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens

Paul Schlicke.

January 2000; p ublished online January 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 477 pages. 440604 words.

Written in a lucid, easy style, The Oxford Reader’s Companion to Dickens draws together an unparalleled diversity of information on one of our greatest writers: his life, his works, his...

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The Oxford Companion to Edwardian Fiction

Sandra Kemp, Charlotte Mitchell and David Trotter.

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 1280 pages. 327469 words.

‘...a tremendous achievement...it resuscitates hundreds of authors and drives fresh pathways through the field’, Times Literary Supplement

This...

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The Oxford Companion to German Literature

Edited by Henry Garland and Mary Garland.

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 6252 pages. 910474 words.

‘the scope of this Companion is vast’, Modern Language Review

This new edition of Henry and Mary Garland's classic Oxford Companion to German...

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The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

Robin Lenman.

Edited by Angela Nicholson.

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Book. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 1716 pages. 512036 words.

unique, totally relevant, and helps define a medium’, Ralph Gibson

This online edition was reviewed and selectively updated by Angela Nicholson.

Compiled by an...

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The Oxford Companion to Scottish History

Edited by Michael Lynch.

January 2001; p ublished online January 2007 .

Book. Subjects: British History. 312 pages. 553128 words.

‘exemplary and wonderfully readable’ - Financial Times

Over 500,000 words in length, and written by more than 70 distinguished contributors, the Oxford...

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The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

Edited by Jack Zipes.

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1032 pages. 430399 words.

‘thoroughly researched, impartial, scholarly, wonderfully illustrated and enormous fun’ – The Independent on Sunday

Over 1,000 entries

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The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

Jack Zipes.

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Book. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 909 pages. 359703 words.

‘thoroughly researched, impartial, scholarly, wonderfully illustrated and enormous fun’, The Independent on Sunday

This online edition was...

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Care, Moral Progress, and Companion Animals

Maurice Hamington.

in Pets and People

April 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Philosophy. 6564 words.

This chapter contends that our companion animal relationships foment the development of care ethics and, moreover, provide the habit and skill needed for moral progress. Responsiveness is...

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature

Edited by Dinah Birch.

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 7066 pages. 1144238 words.

‘No guide could come more classic than The Oxford Companion to English Literature … the literary reference source of first resort’The Times

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The Oxford Companion to the Bible

Edited by Bruce M. Metzger and Michael D. Coogan.

January 1993; p ublished online January 2004 .

Book. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 676 pages.

The Oxford Companion to the Bible provides an authoritative one-volume reference to the people, places, events, books, institutions, religious belief, and secular influence of...

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The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

Edited by M. C. Howatson.

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Classical Literature. 3067 pages. 496787 words.

‘a volume for all seasons... indispensable’Times Educational Supplement

The third edition of The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature is the complete...

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The Oxford Companion to Food

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

January 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 4151 pages. 1153560 words.

the best food reference work ever to appear in the English language … read it and be dazzled Bee Wilson, New Statesman

Over 3,000 entries

First...

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