Category: Encyclopedia

  • Download Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes (Facts on File by Carl Waldman PDF

    By Carl Waldman

    Encyclopedia of local American Indians is a complete, obtainable consultant to greater than one hundred fifty North American Indian countries. equipped alphabetically by means of tribe or crew, the e-book summarizes the ancient record--such as destinations, migrations, contacts with non-Indians, wars--and comprises present-day tribal prestige. Readers gets a quick examine conventional Indian lifeways, together with language, households, garments, homes, boats, instruments, arts, legends, and rituals. This revised version good points: vital advancements in Indian political matters and cultural affairs elevated assurance of prehistoric Indians in addition to Mesoamerican civilizations rising casinos within the Nineties, reminiscent of Foxwoods within the Pequot reservation in Connecticut contemporary activism, reminiscent of demonstrations at Plymouth, Massachusetts and the blockade on the Oka and Kahnawake reserves close to Montreal. using local names back through sure tribes, resembling the Inuit, instead of these utilized by means of non-Indians.
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  • Download Plant Propagation (RHS Royal Horticultural Society's by Philip McMillan Browse PDF

    By Philip McMillan Browse

    Produced in organization with the Royal Horticultural Society, the titles during this sequence became normal works of sensible gardening reference. each one publication is illustrated with easy-to-follow, step by step illustrations that in actual fact consultant the reader via the entire crucial options of winning gardening. delivering step by step directions to all elements of propagating greenhouse and backyard crops and shrubs, this article comprises insurance of seeds, roots, layering, stems, converted stems, and grafting.
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  • Download Encyclopedia of Meat Sciences, Three-Volume Set (Vol 1-4) by M Dikeman, Carrick Devine, C Devine, Michael Dikeman, Werner PDF

    By M Dikeman, Carrick Devine, C Devine, Michael Dikeman, Werner K. Jensen

    The Encyclopedia of Meat Sciences is a powerful and demanding physique of labor. ready via a world group of specialists, this reference paintings covers all vital points of meat technological know-how from reliable to desk, together with animal breeding, body structure and slaughter, meat practise, packaging, welfare, and nutrition protection, to call a couple of. This Encyclopedia additional covers vital issues resembling nutrition microbiology, meat in human meals, biotechnological advances in breeding and lots of extra. The Encyclopedia of Meat Sciences is a useful source to practitioners of meat technology and scholars alike. additionally to be had on-line through ScienceDirect - that includes broad looking, looking, and inner cross-referencing among articles within the paintings, plus dynamic linking to magazine articles and summary databases, making navigation versatile and straightforward. for additional information, pricing techniques and availability stopover at www.info.sciencedirect.com. - Foreword written by way of Rt. Hon. Helen Clark, best Minister of latest Zealand- Over 2 hundred articles masking all features of meat technology- analyzing lists on the finish of every article offer extra details into fundamental literature- a variety of figures and tables illustrating the textual content and a colour plate part in every one quantity- Appeals to scholars, lecturers researchers and pros operating not just in meat technological know-how, but additionally foodstuff technology, veterinary sciences, agricultural engineering and farm animals administration- large cross-referencing
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  • Download Encyclopedia of the Eye by Dartt D.A., et al. (eds.) PDF

    By Dartt D.A., et al. (eds.)

    Because the first entire reference for the attention, its help constructions, ailments, and coverings, Encyclopedia of the attention is a vital source for all visible scientists, ophthalmologists, and optometrists, in addition to researchers in immunology, infectious affliction, telephone biology, neurobiology and similar disciplines. This four-volume reference is exclusive in its assurance of knowledge on all tissues vital for imaginative and prescient, together with the retina, cornea and lens. It additionally covers the physiological and pathophysiologic procedures that impact all eye tissues. This Encyclopedia is useful for graduate scholars and postdoctoral fellows who're looking an creation to a space of eye learn. each one bankruptcy explains the fundamental recommendations and offers references to appropriate chapters in the Encyclopedia and extra distinctive articles around the wider learn literature. The Encyclopedia is usually quite worthwhile for visible scientists and practitioners who're discovering a brand new sector, looking deeper figuring out of significant examine articles in fields adjoining to their very own, or reviewing a furnish outdoors their speedy forte. comprises many complete color, prime quality figures and photographs all through, to obviously illustrate the complicated approaches underlying functionTopics lined span the breadth of recent eye researchOnline variation comprises multimedia filesEach article written by way of a number one professional within the fieldEach article offers a transparent assessment of the sphere with references important for extensive readingEasy to discover similar articles through large cross-referencingCurrent info that may be systematically updatedTogether with Darlene Dartt, Director of clinical Affairs at Schepens Eye Institute, senior editors Reza Dana, Chair Opthalmology Harvard scientific university, and Joseph Besharse, Chair division mobilephone Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy, clinical university Wisconsin,  are top a workforce of part editors and authors together with the crème de l. a. crème in eye examine
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