Historical Dictionary of the Catalans

Historical Dictionary of the Catalans

Historical Dictionary of the Catalans deals not only with the people who live in Catalonia, but with the language and culture of the Catalan countries. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 600 cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, places, events, institutions, and aspects of culture, society, economy, and politics.


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Publisher Scarecrow Press
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ISBN 9780810875142
Pages 454 pages
Historical Dictionary of the Catalans
Language: en
Pages: 454
Authors: Helena Buffery
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-18 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Historical Dictionary of the Catalans deals not only with the people who live in Catalonia, but with the language and culture of the Catalan countries. This is
Historical Dictionary of Spain
Language: en
Pages: 785
Authors: Angel Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-02 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

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Language: en
Pages: 449
Authors: Francisco J. Romero Salvadó
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

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Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: Robert Kern
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Greenwood

"Indispensable for all libraries with patrons interested in any aspect of modern Spain." Library Journal
Historical Dictionary of Spanish Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 497
Authors: Alberto Mira
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Spanish cinema is emerging as one of the most exciting, fascinating, and special cinemas in the world. Not only are others viewing Spanish films, but they are a
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Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: James W. Cortada
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Greenwood

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Historical Dictionaries and Historical Dictionary Research
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: Julie Coleman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

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Historical Dictionary of the Modern Olympic Movement
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: John E. Findling
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A unique guide to events, controversies, and political and economic issues surrounding the Olympics.
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Language: en
Pages: 832
Authors: Angel Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

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Historical Dictionary of Byzantium
Language: en
Pages: 643
Authors: John Hutchins Rosser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

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