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    • Biblioteca de al-Andalus

    • Biblioteca de al-Andalus is a standard encyclopaedia of the academic discipline of Al-Andalus studies. It embraces articles on various aspects of cultural life in Muslim Spain, through the biographies of around 1700 Andalusian authors and a detailed study of over 10000 texts, focused on different fields of knowledge (l ... Read »


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    • Castes and Tribes of Southern India

    • Castes and Tribes of Southern India

      Castes and Tribes of Southern India is a seven-volume encyclopedia of social groups of Madras Presidency and the princely states of Travancore, Mysore, Coorg and Pudukkottai published by British museologist Edgar Thurston and K. Rangachari in 1909. The seven-volume work was one of several such publications resulti ... Read »


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    • The Coptic Encyclopedia

    • The Coptic Encyclopedia is an eight-volume work covering the history, theology, language, art, architecture, archeology and hagiography of Coptic Egypt. The encyclopedia was written by over 250 Western and Egyptian contributing experts in the field of Coptology, history, art and theology and was edited by Aziz Suryal A ... Read »


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    • Encyclopaedia Biblica

    • Encyclopaedia Biblica: A Critical Dictionary of the Literary, Political and Religion History, the Archeology, Geography and Natural History of the Bible (1899), edited by Thomas Kelly Cheyne and J. Sutherland Black, is a critical encyclopedia of the Bible. In Theology/Biblical studies, it is often referenced as Enc. Bi ... Read »


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    • Encyclopaedia Biblica (Israel)

    • Encyclopaedia Biblica (Hebrew: אנציקלופדיה מקראית‎‎) is a scientific encyclopedia of the Hebrew Bible, published in Israel by Bialik Institute in the Hebrew language. The work is scientific, rather than religious, but because of its Jewish background, it only ... Read »


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    • Encyclopaedia Judaica

    • The Encyclopaedia Judaica is a 26-volume English-language encyclopedia of the Jewish people and of Judaism. It covers diverse areas of the Jewish world and civilization, including Jewish history of all eras, culture, holidays, language, scripture, and religious teachings. As of 2010 it had been published in two edition ... Read »


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    • Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia

    • The Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, society and culture, edited by David Horton, is an encyclopaedia published by the "Aboriginal Studies Press" at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) in 1994 and available in two volum ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia Africana

    • Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African-American Experience edited by Henry Louis Gates and Anthony Appiah (Basic Civitas Books 1999, 2nd ed. Oxford University Press, 2005, ) is a compendium of Africana studies including African studies and the "Pan-African diaspora" inspired by W. E. B. Du Bois' project ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia Lituanica

    • Encyclopedia Lituanica (likely named after Encyclopædia Britannica or Encyclopedia Americana) is a six-volume (about 3600-page) English language encyclopedia about Lithuania and Lithuania-related topics. It was published between 1970 and 1978 in Boston, Massachusetts by Lithuanian emigrants who had escaped Soviet oc ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of India

    • The Encyclopedia of India is a four-volume encyclopedia on Indian history and culture under editor-in-chief Stanley Wolpert. The series was published by Gale (Cengage) in November 2005 under . The Library Journal has described Wolpert's work as "outstanding" ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of Indigenous Peoples in Brazil

    • The Encyclopedia of Indigenous Peoples in Brazil is a specialized encyclopedia about the indigenous peoples in Brazil, published online since 1998 by the Instituto Socioambiental (ISA). It presents over 200 articles with ethnographic information about indigenous peoples in Brazil, as well as analyses, news and other in ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture

    • The Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture (abbreviation: EIEC) is an encyclopedia of Indo-European studies and the Proto-Indo-Europeans. The encyclopedia was edited by J. P. Mallory and Douglas Q. Adams and published in 1997 by Fitzroy Dearborn. Archaeological articles are written by Mallory, linguistic articles are wr ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance

    • The Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance (Facts On File Publishing and ) by Sandra L. West and Aberjhani, is a 2003 encyclopedia of the lives, events, and culture of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s to 1940s. An ebook edition was published through Infobase Publishing in 2010. In addition to the hundreds of a ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia Sindhiana

    • Encyclopedia Sindhiana (Sindhi: انسائيڪلوپيڊيا سنڌيانا‎), published by the Sindhi Language Authority, is a general knowledge encyclopedia specially covering a wide range of information regarding Sindh. A total of fifteen volumes are planned to be publi ... Read »


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    • Estonica

    • Estonica is a comprehensive encyclopædia on topics relating to Estonia, particularly the culture and history of Estonia. The project has been developed by Estonian Institute. It is sponsored by, among others, Tiigrihüpe. Materials of Estonica are available in Estonian as well as Russian and English, and are reu ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of Fairy Tales

    • The Encyclopedia of Fairy Tales (Enzyklopädie des Märchens) is a German reference work on international Folkloristics, which runs to fifteen volumes and is acknowledged as the most comprehensive work in its field. It examines over two centuries of research into the folk narrative tradition. It was begun by Kurt ... Read »


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    • Germanische Altertumskunde Online

    • Germanische Altertumskunde Online, formerly called Reallexikon der Germanischen Altertumskunde, is a German encyclopedia of the study of Germanic history and cultures, as well as the cultures that were in close contact with them. The first edition of the Reallexikon der Germanischen Altertumskunde appeared in four vol ... Read »


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    • Giants, Monsters & Dragons


    • The Greenwood Encyclopedia of African American Folklore

    • The Greenwood Encyclopedia of
      African American Folklore

      The Greenwood Encyclopedia of African American Folklore is a three volume set of books published in December 2005 by Greenwood Press. It contains roughly 700 alphabetically arranged entries by more than 100 contributors. It serves as a comprehensive overview of all aspects of African-American folklore including folktal ... Read »


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    • Handbook of North American Indians

    • The Handbook of North American Indians is a monographic series of edited scholarly and reference volumes in Americanist studies, published by the Smithsonian Institution beginning in 1978. To date, 15 volumes have been published. Each volume addresses a sub-topic of Americanist research, and contains a number of articl ... Read »


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    • Handbook of South American Indians

    • The Handbook of South American Indians is a monographic series of edited scholarly and reference volumes in ethnographic studies, published by the Smithsonian Institution between 1940 and 1947. In 1932, Baron Erland Nordenskiöld agreed to edit the series for the National Research Council Division of Anthropology an ... Read »


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    • Handbook of Texas

    • Handbook of Texas

      The Handbook of Texas is a comprehensive encyclopedia of Texas geography, history, and historical persons published by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). The original Handbook was the brainchild of TSHA President Walter Prescott Webb of The University of Texas history department. It was published as a ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of Hinduism

    • Encyclopedia of Hinduism, 1st ed., 2012, is a comprehensive, multi-volume, English language encyclopedia of Hinduism, comprising Sanātana Dharma, a Sanskrit phrase, meaning "the eternal law", or the "eternal way", that is used to refer to Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism. It is a 7,184 page, 11-volume publica ... Read »


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    • An Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Post-Revolution Havana Cigars

    • An Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Post-Revolution Havana Cigars is a book written by famed Hong Kong-based Cuban cigar smoker and renowned collector, Min Ron Nee. Soon after the book was released in 2003 it was considered the definitive guide on Cuban cigars. The book had a limited run and as a result is still in very hi ... Read »


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    • Encyclopædia Iranica


    • Jewish Encyclopedia

    • The Jewish Encyclopedia is an English encyclopedia containing over 15,000 articles on the history, culture, and state of Judaism and the Jews up to the early 20th century. It was originally published in 12 volumes by Funk and Wagnalls of New York City between 1901 and 1906 and reprinted in the 1960s by KTAV Publishing ... Read »


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    • Jewish Virtual Library

    • Type of site
      Reference encyclopedia Available in English Owner American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise Slogan(s) "Everything you need to know, from Antisemitism to Zionism" Website www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org Alexa rank 42,904 (May 2014
    • Jewish Virtual Library

      The Jewish Virtual Library (JVL) is an online encyclopedia published by the American–Israeli Cooperative Enterprise (AICE), one of whose "principal objectives is to enhance Israel's image by publicizing novel Israeli approaches to problems (...) and illustrating how Americans can learn from these innovations." Lau ... Read »


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    • Larousse Gastronomique

    • Larousse Gastronomique

      Larousse Gastronomique (pronounced: [la.ʁus É¡as.tʁɔ.nɔ.mik]) is an encyclopedia of gastronomy. The majority of the book is about French cuisine, and contains recipes for French dishes and cooking techniques. The first edition included few non-French dishes and ingredients; later editions include many ... Read »


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    • Man, Myth & Magic (encyclopedia)


    • The Oxford Companion to Food

    • The Oxford Companion to Food
      The Penguin Companion to Food

      The Oxford Companion to Food is an encyclopedia about food. It was edited by Alan Davidson and published by Oxford University Press in 1999. It was also issued in softcover under the name The Penguin Companion to Food. A second edition was edited by Tom Jaine and published in 2006. The book, Davidson's magnum opus wit ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of Serbian Historiography

    • The Encyclopedia of Serbian Historiography is a one-volume encyclopedia on Serbian historiography and related historical sciences (art history, literary history, ethnology and archaeology), edited by Sima Ćirković and Rade Mihaljčić. The encyclopedia features articles by more than 350 authors. It is divide ... Read »


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    • Shorter Jewish Encyclopedia

    • The Shorter Jewish Encyclopedia (SJE - Russian: Краткая еврейская энциклопедия, Kratkaya Yevreyskaya Entsiklopedia) was published in 11 volumes in Jerusalem from 1976 to 2005 in Russian by the Society for Research on Jewish Communities ... Read »


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    • The Encyclopaedia Sinica

    • The Encyclopaedia Sinica is a 1917 English-language encyclopedia on China and China-related subjects edited by English missionary Samuel Couling. It covers a range of topics and provides insight on early 20th century perspectives towards China. Commentators report that the work is still useful at the turn of the 21st c ... Read »


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    • Sudanese Encyclopedia of Tribes and Genealogies

    • Sudanese Encyclopedia of Tribes and Genealogies (Arabic: موسوعة القبائل والأنساب في السودان‎‎; translitetered: Mawsu'at al-qaba`il wa'l-ansab fi 'l-Sudan) by Awn Alsharif Qasim, printed in Khartoum by Maktabat Afiruqraf ... Read »


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    • Encyclopedia of White Power

    • Encyclopedia of White Power

      Encyclopedia of White Power: A Sourcebook on the Radical Racist Right is a reference book edited by Jeffrey Kaplan. It focuses on the White Power movement, mainly United States groups and individuals (with a few Norwegian and Swedish groups and individuals also included). In addition to contributions by academics, it ... Read »


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