The Normandy Campaign, 1944: A Selected Bibliography by Colin F. Baxter

By Colin F. Baxter

The Normandy crusade in the summertime of 1944 was once probably an important conflict of the 20 th century. It determined the destiny of Nazi Germany. This historiographical narrative severely assesses the real literature at the crusade and gives the main finished bibliography at the topic to this point. This study consultant is well obtainable, with cross-references among the textual content and the bibliography and a whole index. it's been built to be used in public, collage, college, and institutional libraries and to serve army historians and historical past buffs attracted to D-Day.

The narrative offers a quick historic history, describes ten sorts of resources for carrying out examine at the Normandy crusade after which appears at resources taken with the second one entrance, Overlord, air and naval arrangements, Operation Fortitude, D-Day, and the conflict for Normandy, sooner than pointing to tendencies and destiny study wishes. the second one a part of the booklet lists 539 works at the Normandy crusade, together with references, bibliographies, courses, dissertations, books, records, and journal articles. The emphasis is on English-language works, however the most important French and German fabrics are integrated also.

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Calamity Jane: A Reader's Guide by Richard W. Etulain

By Richard W. Etulain

This exhaustive bibliographical reference may be the first cease for a person searching for Calamity Jane in print, movie, or photograph—and desirous to understand how trustworthy these assets can be. Richard W. Etulain, well known western-U.S. historian and the writer of a contemporary biography of this charismatic determine, enumerates and assesses the main beneficial assets on Calamity Jane’s lifestyles and legend in newspapers, magazines, journals, books, and flicks, in addition to ancient and govt archives.

Etulain starts with a quick biography of Martha Canary, aka Calamity Jane (1856–1903), then analyzes the origins and development of her legends. The assets, Etulain indicates, demonstrate 3 models of Calamity Jane. within the preferred one, she used to be a Wild girl of the previous West who helped push a roaring frontier via its ultimate phases. this can be the Calamity Jane who fought Indians, marched with the army, and took at the undesirable men. Early in her existence she additionally was hoping to embrace the pioneer lady, looking marriage and a reliable kin and residential. a 3rd, later model made from Calamity an angel of mercy who reached out to the bad and nursed smallpox sufferers nobody else might help.

The hyperbolic journalism of the outdated West, in addition to dime novels and the stretchers Calamity herself advised in her interviews and autobiography, formed her legends via a lot of the 20 th century. a few of the sensational early debts of Calamity’s existence, Etulain notes, have been in response to rumor and rumour. In illuminating the function of the Deadwood Dick dime novel sequence and different pulp fiction in shaping what we know—or imagine we know—of the yankee West, Etulain underscores one in all his attention-grabbing subject matters: the facility of renowned culture.

The made from two decades’ exertions sifting truth from falsehood or distortion, this bibliography and reader’s advisor comprises short discussions of approximately each item’s contents, besides a terse, exciting evaluate of its reliability.

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Media Transatlantic: Developments in Media and Communication by Norm Friesen

By Norm Friesen

This ebook displays fresh scholarly and theoretical advancements in media reviews, or Medienwissenschaft. It makes a speciality of linkages among North the USA and German‐speaking Europe, and brings jointly and contextualizes contributions from a number best students. as well as introducing English‐language readers to a few of the main in demand modern German media theorists and philosophers, together with Claus Pias, Sybille Krämer and Rainer Leschke, the ebook indicates how foundational North American contributions are themselves encouraged and trained via continental assets. This publication takes Harold Innis or Marshall McLuhan (and different individuals of the “Toronto School”) as vital issues of reference, and lines potential and retrospective traces of impact in a cultural geography that's more and more international in its scope. In so doing, the e-book additionally represents a brand new episode within the overseas reception and reinterpretation of the paintings of Innis and McLuhan, the 2 founders of the speculation and examine of media.

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Research and Publishing in Neurosurgery (Acta by Yücel Kanpolat

By Yücel Kanpolat

"Research” and "Publishing” are words wide-spread to all neurosurgeons and neuroscientists. Many younger neurosurgeons fight with them on a trial-and-error foundation first and foremost, and there should not dependent education schemes delivering info on usual tools.
The eu organization of Neurosurgical Societies examine Committee has constructed a direction on learn and e-book equipment for citizens in neurosurgery who've no longer but accomplished training.
This complement contains chosen contributions from this path and may function a vital guide supplying easy instruments to lead learn and book paintings, providing time-saving recommendation, and leading to the main useful contributions in experimental and medical research.

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Educating About Social Issues in the 20th and 21st Centuries by Samuel Totten,Jon Pedersen

By Samuel Totten,Jon Pedersen

instructing approximately Social concerns within the twentieth and twenty first Centuries: A serious Annotated Bibliography, is constituted of serious essays followed through annotated bibliographies on a number of courses, types, ideas and matters vis-à-vis instructing and studying approximately social concerns dealing with society. the first aim of the booklet is to supply undergraduate and graduate scholars within the box of schooling, professors of schooling, and academics with a worthwhile source as they interact in study and perform relating to instructing approximately social issues.

In the introductory essays, authors current an outline in their respective themes (e.g., The Hunt/Metcalf version, Science/Technology/Science, Genocide Education). In doing so, they handle, between different matters, the next: key theories, pursuits, goals, and the study base. Many additionally supply a suite of ideas for adapting and/or strengthening a specific version, software or the examine of a selected social factor. within the annotated bibliographies accompanying the essays, authors comprise these works which are thought of classics and foundational. additionally they comprise examine- and practice-oriented articles. because of house constraints, the annotated bibliographies as a rule provide an insignificant sampling of what's to be had on each one process, application, version, or concern.

The booklet consists of twenty chapters and addresses an eclectic array of subject matters, together with yet no longer restricted to the subsequent: the background of educating and studying approximately social matters; George S. Counts and social matters; propaganda research; Harold Rugg's textbook software; Hunt and Metcalf's Reflective considering and Social realizing version; Donald Oliver, James Shaver and Fred Newmann's Public matters version; Massialas and Cox' Inquiry version; the Engle/Ochoa Decisionmaking version; human rights schooling; Holocaust schooling; schooling for sustainability; monetary schooling; international schooling; multicultural schooling; James Beane's center point schooling built-in curriculum version; technology expertise Society (STS); addressing social concerns within the English lecture room; genocide schooling; interdisciplinary ways to incorporating social concerns into the curriculum; serious pedagogy; educational freedom; and instructor education.

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The Stationers' Company and the Printers of London, by Peter W. M. Blayney

By Peter W. M. Blayney

This significant, revisionist reference paintings explains for the 1st time how the Stationers' corporation obtained either a constitution and a national monopoly of printing. within the so much exact and finished research of the London e-book exchange in any interval, Peter Blayney systematically files the tale from 1501, whilst printing first proven everlasting roots contained in the urban limitations, until eventually the Stationers' corporation was once included through royal constitution in 1557. Having exhaustively re-examined unique resources and scoured quite a few files unexplored via others within the box, Blayney extensively revises accredited ideals approximately such concerns because the scale of local construction as opposed to importation, privileges and patents, and the legislation of printing by way of the Church, Crown and town. His continual specialise in members – such a lot particularly the households, competitors and successors of Richard Pynson, John Rastell and Robert Redman – retains this examine firmly grounded within the shiny lives and careers of early Tudor Londoners.

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Annotated Bibliographies of Mineral Deposits in Europe: by J. D. Ridge

By J. D. Ridge

This quantity offers bibliographic and textural info which provides a true realizing of the forty ore deposits in Western and West significant Europe. every one deposit is brought through a particular bibliography directory an important literature. this is often through a close dialogue masking geological features together with the placement, grade and tonnage of the ore produced including strength reserve, the stratigraphy and constitution of the rocks of the district, and the features and age of the ore physique. The e-book additionally contains a portion of maps, pin-pointing crucial mineral deposits in every one sector, making this paintings a useful reference resource for all these operating within the fields of ore-deposit geology and exploration.

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Aphra Behn: An Annotated Bibliography of Primary and by Mary Ann O'Donnell

By Mary Ann O'Donnell

This annotated bibliography constitutes a completely revised and extra simply readable examine of Behn's courses, of these edited or translated via her, of courses that incorporated her works, and of writings ascribed to her, besides an annotated bibliography of over 1600 works approximately her from 1671 to 2001, with an unannotated replace protecting 2002. The augmented basic bibliography describes all identified variants and problems with her works to 1702, and provides a list of versions to 2002, together with online resources. The secondary bibliography provides as regards to one thousand goods released due to the fact 1984 to the unique six hundred of the 1st variation in addition to approximately a hundred seventy five extra from 1671 to 1984, with consciousness to fabrics no longer in English. New appendices contain an inventory of dedicatees, actors, contemporary productions (with reviews), and provenances. This quantity can be beneficial for e-book buyers, creditors and librarians, in addition to scholars and students of Aphra Behn and of recovery literature.

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Analyses of Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Music, by D. J. Hoek

By D. J. Hoek

the most recent quantity within the song Library Association's Index and Bibliography sequence, Analyses of 19th- and Twentieth-Century tune, 1940-2000, beneficial properties over 9,000 references to analyses of works through greater than 1,000 composers of the 19th and 20th centuries. References that handle shape, concord, melody, rhythm, and different structural parts of musical compositions were compiled into this precious resource.

This replace of Arthur Wenk's famous bibliography, final released in 1987, contains the entire unique entries from that paintings, in addition to extra references to analyses via 2000. foreign in scope, the bibliography covers writings in English, French, German, Italian, and different ecu languages, and attracts from 167 periodicals in addition to very important theses, dissertations, books, and Festschriften. References are prepared alphabetically via composer, and contain subheadings for particular works and genres. This bibliography presents scholars, students, performers, and librarians with huge insurance, designated indexing, and prepared entry to a wide and numerous physique of analytical literature on 19th- and twentieth-century music.

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A Guide to the History of Illinois (Reference Guides to by John Hoffmann

By John Hoffmann

A advisor to the literature and assets of Illinois background. It contains descriptions of either basic and secondary assets. the 1st a part of the e-book comprises bibliographical essays that concentrate on specific sessions and issues in Illinois heritage. the second one half comprises 12 stories at the critical archival and manuscript repositories for documentation within the box of Illinois heritage. a last bankruptcy surveys Illinois-related collections within the Library of Congress and the nationwide documents. Reference & study e-book News

John Hoffmann's quantity is the 1st entire consultant to the literature and resources of Illinois heritage. It contains complete and cautious descriptions of either basic and secondary resources. the 1st a part of the ebook comprises bibliographical essays that target specific classes and subject matters in Illinois heritage. 8 chapters are dedicated to particular parts, from 1673 to the current, whereas six chapters are thematic in nature, masking, for example, the spiritual and academic background of the nation, the voluminous literature on Chicago, and the topic of Abraham Lincoln in Illinois. those essays are preceded via introductory comments on historic surveys, reference books, and periodicals within the box, experiences of such themes because the clinical and criminal historical past of the kingdom, and guides on the subject of maps and newspapers of Illinois. This lengthy past due consultant will assemble the tremendous accumulation of basic and secondary fabrics that defines Illinois history.

The nature and scope of this consultant is unequalled by way of any past paintings. the second one half contains twelve stories at the valuable archival and manuscript repositories for documentation within the box of Illinois heritage. This part offers distinctive details on particular collections in the context of similar assets on specific sessions and subject matters. a last bankruptcy surveys Illinois-related collections within the Library of Congress and the nationwide files. As a part of the sequence Reference courses to country background and study, this booklet offers a worthwhile source for researchers, scholars, genealogists, and the public, and is a suitable choice for reference collections in American, nearby, or Illinois history.

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