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    Naxos Music Library
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context

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  • 21st Century Anthropology: A Reference Handbook
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of China: Modern and Historic Views of the World's Newest and Oldest Global Power
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability, Vol. 7: China, India, and East and Southeast Asia: Assessing Sustainability
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History
    Creation Myths of the World: An Encyclopedia
    Credo Reference
    Crime and Punishment around the World
    Critical Food Issues: Problems and State-of-the-Art Solutions Worldwide
    Cuba
    Encyclopedia Britannica - Academic Edition
    Encyclopedia Judaica
    Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: The Social Science of Garbage
    Encyclopedia of European Social History
    Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
    Encyclopedia of Gender and Society
    Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity
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    Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World
    Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture
    Encyclopedia of Modern Asia
    Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Society
    Encyclopedia of Russian History
    Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Political, Social, and Military History
    Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450
    Encyclopedia of World Cultures
    Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire
    Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction
    Food Cultures of the World Encyclopedia
    Food in Context
    Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature
    Gale Encyclopedia of World History: Governments
    Gale Encyclopedia of World History: War
    Governments of the World: A Global Guide to Citizens' Rights and Responsibilities
    Guide to U.S. Foreign Policy: A Diplomatic History
    History behind the Headlines: The Origins of Conflicts Worldwide
    Human Geography: People and the Environment
    The International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest: 1500 to the Present
    Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World
    Middle East Conflict
    Nations of the World: A Political, Economic, and Business Handbook
    New Encyclopedia of Africa
    Oxford Reference Online
    Religions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices
    Women in World History: A Biographical Encyclopedia
    World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems
    Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life
    Worldmark Encyclopedia of Religious Practice
    Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations

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