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Beginner's Greek: With 2 Audio CDs
Elizabeth G. Uhlig.
Publisher: Hippocrene.   Format: paperback & CDs.
ISBN: 9780781811408.  Daedalus Item Code: 53051
This introduction to modern Greek is designed for both classroom use and self-study. The 12 progressive chapters combine dialogues with translations, grammatical explanations, and vocabulary, and ... (Read More)
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The Biteback Dictionary of Humorous Political Quotations
Fred Metcalf.
Publisher: Biteback Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849542241.  Daedalus Item Code: 53427
With this anthology of questionable words employed in the theater of politics over the centuries, Fred Metcalf offers a rich panoply of memorable rhetoric to cover any occasion, whether improvising ... (Read More)
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The Biteback Dictionary of Humorous Sporting Quotations
Fred Metcalf.
Publisher: Biteback Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849542258.  Daedalus Item Code: 53428
Playing sport, watching it, and commentating on it have all provoked endless mirth and some unforgettable rhetorical flourishes, the best and most enduring of which can be found here. Quite the ... (Read More)
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Biting the Wax Tadpole: Confessions of a Language Fanatic
Elizabeth Little. Ayumi Piland, illus.
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780385527743.  Daedalus Item Code: 42306
When Chinese shopkeepers tried to transcribe Coca-Cola, one set of characters they chose was pronounced "ke-kou ke-la"; it sounded right, but it literally translated as "bite the wax tadpole." ... (Read More)
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The Book of Times: From Seconds to Centuries, a Compendium of Measures
Lesley Alderman.
Publisher: William Morrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062074188.  Daedalus Item Code: 51651
Our relationship to time is complex and paradoxical; time stands still, and time also flies. Tomorrow is another day, yet there's no time like the present. And despite all of our time-saving devices, ... (Read More)
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Britain's Castles: Heritage Series
Susie Hodge.
Publisher: Crimson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780590769.  Daedalus Item Code: 51835
From Harlech and Conwy to Windsor and Stirling, this book profiles more than 50 of Britain's most important castles, including their construction, strategic advantages, novel features, royal ... (Read More)
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The Cartography of North America, 1500–1800: Mapping the New World
Pierluigi Portinaro & Franco Knirsch.
Publisher: JG Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781464304859.  Daedalus Item Code: 53552
The date on the earliest known authentic map of North American is 1500, note Italian cartographic historians Pierluigi Portinaro and Franco Knirsch, and the map was painted on oxhide by Juan de la ... (Read More)
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Cassell's German-English Dictionary
Compiled by H.-C. Sasse, J. Horne & Charlotte Dixon.
Publisher: Wiley.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780020248507.  Daedalus Item Code: 52627
Ideal for traveling, studying, or tracking down written meanings, this compact German-English dictionary offers more than 35,000 entries covering daily conversation as well as technical and ... (Read More)
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A Celebration of the Household: The Classic Guide to Running Your Home
L.G. Abell.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620877142.  Daedalus Item Code: 52124
Any parent knows that keeping a household in order is no easy task, nor has it ever been. Well over a century ago, L.G. Abell compiled a manual with hundreds of household tips, skills, advice, and ... (Read More)
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Children's Book-a-Day Almanac
Anita Silvey.
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781596437081.  Daedalus Item Code: 42464
Part almanac—with entries on writers, illustrators, books, and publishers—and part reader's guide to some of the best children's literature and picture books ever produced, this book from former ... (Read More)
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Collins Beginner's French Verbs & Practice: Hundreds of Exercises for Practicing Your French Verbs

Publisher: Collins Reference.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062191762.  Daedalus Item Code: 53188
A companion to your French dictionary, this book offers hundreds of exercises and self-tests to help you learn and practice French verbs. It features a clear layout—with key grammatical points ... (Read More)
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Collins Latin Language and Roman Culture: An Introduction to the Greatest Influence on European Language and World Literature
Ben Harris.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780007450077.  Daedalus Item Code: 52713
An accessible guide to the language and literature of ancient Rome, this book provides the basics of the Latin language, clearly explained, with exercises to test your progress. Here too are excerpts ... (Read More)
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