Iceland

Author: Andrew Evans

Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides

ISBN: 9781841622156

Category: Travel

Page: 424

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Exotic, yet conveniently close, Iceland attracts a majority of visitors from North America and the rest of Europe. With its colossal glaciers, vast lava flows and thundering waterfalls, the country’s primordial landscape awards visitors with unforgettable vistas and incredible trekking beneath the glowing northern lights. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, an independent traveler on a budget, or a comfort-seeking tourist, author Andrew Evans shows you how to do it – ‘Icelander’ style – at this trendy, eco-friendly destination.
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World Monetary Units

An Historical Dictionary, Country by Country

Author: Howard M. Berlin

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476606730

Category: History

Page: 237

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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, this comprehensive reference work covers the monetary systems of 203 countries and four confederations. It provides historical and orthographical information for all monetary systems according to country. Chronologies show the evolution of each monetary unit. Orthographies summarize the commonly accepted English spelling of the unit names (singular and plural) as well as known abbreviations and symbols. A glossary lists all the monetary units alphabetically, identifies their countries, and reveals the etymologies of the unit names.
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Books in Print

Author: R.R. Bowker Company

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

Page: N.A

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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.
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Beginner's Swedish

Author: Scott A. Mellor

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 262

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This beginner's course presents the basics of Swedish, spoken in Sweden and some other areas of Finland, in situational lessons and a step-by-step format. 'Beginner's Swedish' includes vocabulary sections, useful expressions, pronunciation tips, comprehensive grammar, sections on comparative etymology with English, and the brief outlines of information about Swedish culture.
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Zapotec-English/English-Zapotec (Isthmus) Concise Dictionary

Author: A. Scott Britton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 290

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Isthmus Zapotec, one of at least six known varieties of Zapotec, claims the largest number of speakers in the Zapotecean family. It is spoken in Oaxacam in Mexico's Isthmus of Tehuantepec, and in the state's capital city, Oaxaca de Juarez. This is the first dictionary of Isthmus Zapotec to be published in English. In addition to over 5, 000 entries -- with etymological notes given when entry words derive from Spanish -- the dictionary contains detailed yet concise sections covering spelling and pronunciation, as well as the major points of Isthmus Zapotec grammar.
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Iceland

Author: Francis R. McBride

Publisher: Oxford, England : Clio Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Reference

Page: 345

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The Republic of iceland, situated near the Arctic Circle, comprises one large island and numerous smaller ones. Iceland became independent in 1944 and is a founder-member of the Nordic Council, and a member of NATO and the Council for Europe. Iceland is the most geologically active country in the world, with geysers, volcanoes, hot springs, glaciers, and spectacular waterfalls. This descriptive, annotated bibliography provides an updated listing of significant books and articles about Iceland.
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The Translator's Handbook

Author: Morry Sofer

Publisher: Schreiber Pub

ISBN: 9781887563888

Category: Reference

Page: 406

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A practical guide for translators in all languages, including information on all areas of translation and extensive indices of dictionaries, translation work sources, education programs, translation on the Internet, and more.
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