The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters - Researching monsters doesn't have to be a scary endeavor. From vampires and demons to ghosts and zombies, interest in monsters in literature, film, and popular culture has never been stronger. This concise Encyclopedia provides scholars and students with a comprehensive and authoritative A-Z of monsters throughout the ages. It is the first major reference book on monsters for the scholarly market. This title is available in our Academic and Public Core Collections.
The CABI Encyclopedia of Forest Trees - See the forest and the trees. The CABI Encyclopedia of Forest Trees provides an extensive overview of 300 of the world's most important forest trees. Tropical, subtropical, temperate and boreal trees of major economic importance are included, covering tree species used in agroforestry practices around the world. Look for it in our Academic Core Collection.
An Uncommon History of Common Things - From hand tools to holidays to weapons to washing machines, An Uncommon History of Common Things is a freewheeling reference to hundreds of customs, notions, and inventions that reflect human ingenuity throughout history. You'll find it in our School, Public and Academic Core Collections.