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Cassell Dictionary of Anecdotes
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Nigel Rees
Categories: Anecdotes
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-12 - Publisher: Orion

The Cassell Dictionary of Anecdotes
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Nigel Rees
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson

"...features over 1000 stories arranged alphabetically under 400 subject headings. The index provides further subject access, particularly to the people (usuall
Public Speaking Handbook for Librarians and Information Professionals
Language: en
Pages: 175
Authors: Sarah R. Statz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-27 - Publisher: McFarland

Now more than ever, librarians need good communication skills. They are no longer unseen collectors, classifiers, and cultural guardians. Information profession
Lowering the Bar
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Marc Galanter
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-10 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

What do you call 600 lawyers at the bottom of the sea? Marc Galanter calls it an opportunity to investigate the meanings of a rich and time-honored genre of Ame
Secretly Inside
Language: en
Pages: 99
Authors: Hans Warren
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Terrace Books

In the Dutch countryside the war seems far away. For most people, at least. But not for Ed, a Jew in Nazi-occupied Holland trying to find some safe sanctuary. C
1,000 Unforgettable Senior Moments
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Tom Friedman
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-16 - Publisher: Workman Publishing

The president who left the nuclear launch codes in a suit at the dry cleaners. The novelist who put the orange juice outside and the kitten in the refrigerator.
More Senior Moments (The Ones We Forgot)
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Shelley Klein
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-31 - Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books

More Senior Moments (The Ones We Forgot) is the hilarious follow-up to the bestselling The Book of Senior Moments, containing all those pearls of wisdom that sl
Pragmatics
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Joan Cutting
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the s
The Stories of Slang
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jonathon Green
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'If you're up for an adventure through the back alleys of English, The Stories of Slang will not disappoint.' Kory Stamper, Times Literary Supplement 'Few lexic
People of Today 2017
Language: en
Pages: 2000
Authors: Lucy Hume
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-05 - Publisher: eBook Partnership

Established in 1982, People of Today annually recognises over 20,000 individuals who are positively influencing Britain and inspiring others through their achie