Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
ISBN: UOM:39015046424373
Release Date: 2002-02
Genre: American literature

Books in Print

ISBN: UOM:39015049090825
Release Date: 2001
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Chronic Obstructive Lung Diseases

Author: Norbert F. Voelkel
Publisher: PMPH-USA
ISBN: 1550091336
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

This brand new text has been written by internationally renowned authors at the front lines of pulmonary medicine research. COPD is a problem of increasing global importance, and this reference successfully brings together all the latest developments in the field in a single volume. It focuses particularly on the pathobiology of COPD and treatment options available.

The All Star Companion Volume 2

Author: Roy Thomas
Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing
ISBN: 9781893905375
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Literary Criticism

Traces the first superhero group from its beginnings in the 1940s, highlights key comic book issues, and documents the contributions of various artists, writers, and editors of the comic series.

A Dictionary of Syrian Arabic

Author: Karl Stowasser
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1589011058
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A Dictionary of Syrian Arabic provides Syrian terms for the language spoken in everyday life by Muslims primarily in Damascus, but understandable throughout Syria as well as in the broader linguistic areas of present-day Lebanon, Jordan, and among the Palestinians and the Arabic-speaking population of Israel. Entries include examples, idioms, and common phrases to illustrate usage. The Arabic terms are presented in transcription. It is useful for students of Arabic, scholars wishing to train in the Syrian dialect, and visitors and travelers to Syria and other nations where the dialect is spoken. A thorough introduction outlines the sociolinguistic situation in Syria and covers phonology, morphology, syntax, grammar, and vocabulary. Alongside the other Arabic language-learning and reference works published by Georgetown University Press, this dictionary is yet another invaluable volume on spoken Arabic, belonging at the side of travelers and scholars, and on the shelves of research and reference libraries.

Popular Science

Release Date: 1980-03

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