Dictionaries + Atlases

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10,000 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: THE BIG BOOK OF LISTS

Featuring over 10,000 entries compiled by experts in each field, this treasure trove of facts, trivia, and bite-size summaries covering diverse areas of knowledge will delight the legions of fans of "best of" lists.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Universe Publishing(NY) |
$39.95
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100 DOCUMENTS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD: FROM THE MAGNA CARTA TO WIKILEAKS

Written by Scott Christianson
A tour of the history of the world through the declarations, manifestos, and agreements from the Magna Carta and the Declaration of Independence to Wikileaks.
November 10, 2015 | Hardcover | Universe | 224 Pages |
$29.95
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1001 QUOTATIONS TO ENLIGHTEN, ENTERTAIN, AND INSPIRE

Written by Arp, Robert
An invaluable tool for public speaking, writing, and anyone wishing to make a memorable impact with or be inspired by words, this handsomely illustrated volume is conveniently organized to facilitate finding the perfect words for any occasion.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Universe | 960 Pages |
$36.95
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417 MORE GAMES, PUZZLES & TRIVIA CHALLENGES SPECIALLY DESIGNED TO KEEP YOUR BRAIN YOUNG

Written by Linde, Nancy
Cross-train your brain! Exercising the brain is like exercising the body with the right program, you can keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. And like the most effective exercise, you don t target just one area.
October 1, 2016 | PB | Workman Publishing |
$16.95
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ACCIDENCE WILL HAPPEN: A REFORMED PEDANT'S GUIDE TO ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND STYLE

Written by Kamm, Oliver
Are standards of English alright or should that be all right?To knowingly split an infinitive or not to?And what about ending a sentence with preposition, or for that matter beginning one with "and"?
July 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books |
$26.95

AMERICAN HERITAGE DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE 5/E

Written by Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries
Based on the authoritative "American Heritage (r) Dictionary of the English Language," Fifth Edition, this new edition of the "American Heritage (r) Desk Dictionary" has been completely updated; every single entry has been reviewed and revised as necessary.
September 4, 2012 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 951 Pages |
$14.95
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AMERICAN HERITAGE DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE 5/E oe

Written by Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries
The much-anticipated Fifth Edition of The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language is the premier resource about words for people who seek to know more and find fresh perspectives.
November 1, 2011 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Trade |
$60.00

AMERICAN HERITAGE DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, FIFTH EDITION

Written by American Heritage Dictionaries, Editors Of the
You are your words. Make the most of them!
March 22, 2016 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin |
$60.00
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AND THEN YOU'RE DEAD: WHAT REALLY HAPPENS IF YOU GET SWALLOWED BY A WHALE, ARE SHOT FROM A CANNON, OR GO BARRELING OVER NIAGARA

Written by Doherty, Paul
A gleefully gruesome look at the actual science behind the most outlandish, cartoonish, and impossible deaths you can imagine
April 1, 2017 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$16.00
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ATLAS OF THE WORLD

Written by Oxford University Press
The only world atlas updated annually, guaranteeing that users will find the most current geographic information, Oxford's Atlas of the World is the most authoritative atlas on the market.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA |
$89.95

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