George Crumb: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in by David Cohen

By David Cohen

George Crumb is a composer on the vanguard of post-World conflict II American song, and not ahead of has one quantity mixed a portrait of his lifestyles with a listing of his wide paintings. David Cohen's George Crumb: A Bio-Bibliography corrects this by way of supplying the reader and researcher with an outline of Crumb's lifestyles, occupation, and compositions; and an annotated advisor to literature via and concerning the composer―including not just articles and books, but additionally album stories, live performance reports, and interviews.

The biographical component, written in shut session with the topic, has ended in maybe the main entire and exact biography at the moment in existence―an irreplaceable source for somebody looking an entire figuring out of 20th-century music.

Show description

Automatic Indexing and Abstracting of Document Texts (The by Marie-Francine Moens

By Marie-Francine Moens

Automatic Indexing and Abstracting of rfile Texts summarizes the most recent ideas of computerized indexing and abstracting, and the result of their program. It additionally areas the strategies within the context of the learn of textual content, handbook indexing and abstracting, and using the indexing descriptions and abstracts in platforms that decide on files or info from huge collections. very important sections of the e-book reflect on the advance of recent recommendations for indexing and abstracting. The recommendations contain the following: utilizing textual content grammars, studying of the topics of the texts together with the identity of consultant sentences or paragraphs via enough cluster algorithms, and studying of class styles of texts. furthermore, the ebook is an try to light up new avenues for destiny study.
Automatic Indexing and Abstracting of record Texts is an very good reference for researchers and pros operating within the box of content material administration and knowledge retrieval.

Show description

A Novel Approach to Theatre: From Adams to Zola by Linda Sarver

By Linda Sarver

Written by way of self-described "theatre junkies" in case you like to learn novels in regards to the theatre, A Novel method of Theatre includes over six hundred entries describing novels that experience theatrical settings or within which characters paintings within the theatre. Excluded from the paintings are novels which galvanized performs, and people titles set completely on the planet of ballet, opera or film.

A discovering device that's itself hugely readable and enjoyable, its entries are prepared lower than one of many following different types: bio-novels, classics, fable, historic novels, secret, romance, westerns, and younger grownup. large cross-references help the reader find the first access for the radical. For ease in finding copies of the books, the authors have incorporated ISBNs for all titles released after 1969 and layout references for these drawn to books on tape, movie or video. Indexes determine novels by means of writer, name and topic.

Show description

Civilian Conservation Corps: A Selectively Annotated by Larry N. Sypolt

By Larry N. Sypolt

Sypolt has compiled the 1st entire nationwide bibliography when you consider that 1943 of the Civilian Conservation Corps― of which he himself is a former member. Over 2,000 resources are meticulously stated, making this paintings an important one-stop reference advisor for these drawn to studying extra concerning the establishment which has, for the reason that its humble 1933 inception, supplied jobs for lots of unemployed formative years, planted billions of bushes, outfitted many miles of trails, and created quite a few pavilions, picnic parts, lakes, and dams throughout America.

Practical sub-divisions in the booklet relief in making examine effective for the reader, in order that she or he may possibly lookup resources at once relating his or her curiosity― no matter if that be the function of minorities within the Corps or seeing what has been written approximately CCC Camp Libraries― rather than having to battle through numerous inappropriate works. Civilian Conservation Corps spans greater than simply the conventional resources of knowledge; integrated into this examine consultant are all kinds of literature, education publications, and different media, together with: motion pictures; photos; Maps; net assets; Oral Histories; Museums. The author's basic function in compiling this variation is to direct students, researchers, federal and kingdom parks, forests, and renovation group of workers and historical preservationists of their examine and to indicate them towards the big literature referring to the topic.

Show description

Handbook on Plasma Instabilities: Volume 3 by Ferdinand F. Cap

By Ferdinand F. Cap

Instruction manual on Plasma Instabilities, quantity three, is basically meant to function a sourcebook for acquiring quickly details and literature references concerning a selected subject. the sort of instruction manual should be formulated in a manner that permits figuring out of anybody part with no requiring complete knowing of the other part. quantity 1 (Chapters 1-13) provides the elemental innovations of plasma physics with functions, and has extra the character of a textbook treating uncomplicated plasma physics, containment, waves, and macroscopic instabilities. quantity 2 (Chapters 14-17) covers a number of points of microinstabilities, beam plasma platforms, stabilization equipment, and parametric effects.

The current quantity (Chapters 18-22) starts off with a dialogue on suggestions and dynamic stabilization utilizing parametric and different results. It then treats nonlinear results and laser-plasma platforms. One bankruptcy is dedicated to purposes and use of instabilities. It concludes with a file on plasma waves and instabilities in cosmic house.

Show description

British Writers, Supplement IV by George Stade

By George Stade

This number of severe essays covers 286 writers who've made major contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the current day. The individuals examine many person works and interact the reader with their specific topics and stylistic. Introductory essays and chronological tables open every one quantity and supply ancient historical past.

Show description

Women's Studies: A Recommended Bibliography, 3rd Edition by Linda Krikos, Cindy Ingold

By Linda Krikos, Cindy Ingold

This really enormous paintings maps the literature of women's experiences, overlaying millions of titles and websites in 19 topic parts released among 1985 and 1999. meant as a reference and assortment improvement software, this bibliography offers a consultant for women's stories info for every identify in addition to a close, frequently evaluative overview. The annotations summarize every one work's content material, its significance or contribution to women's stories, and its dating to different titles at the topic. middle titles and titles which are out of print are famous, and reports point out which titles are applicable as texts or supplemental texts. This definitive advisor to the literature of women's experiences is a must-purchase for tutorial libraries that aid women's reports courses, and it's a important addition to any educational or public library that endeavors to symbolize the field.

A group of topic experts has taken at the large job of documenting guides within the zone of women's reports within the final a long time of the 20 th century. the result's this really huge paintings, which maps the sphere, masking millions of titles and sites in 19 topic parts released among 1985 and 1999. meant as a reference and assortment improvement instrument, this bibliography presents a consultant for women's stories info for every identify in addition to a close, frequently evaluative evaluate. The annotations summarize every one work's content material, its significance or contribution to women's experiences, and its dating to different titles at the topic. such a lot stories cite and describe comparable and contrasting titles, considerably extending the assurance. center titles and titles which are out of print are famous, and stories point out which titles are acceptable as texts or supplemental texts. taking on the place the former quantity through Loeb, Searing, and Stineman left off, this can be the definitive advisor to the literature of women's reviews. it's a needs to buy for educational libraries that help women's experiences courses; and a great addition to any educational or public library that endeavors to symbolize the field.

Show description