This dictionary assembles 1,453 English proverbs and their Romanian equivalents. The Dictionary is a very useful reference tool for scholars of the two languages, for researchers working in various…
This dictionary assembles 3,246 English proverbs and thousands of equivalents in five national Romance languages: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Romanian. The Dictionary is a very useful…
Taking its title from the moving lyrics of the official song of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," Till Victory Is Won chronicles significant…
A collection of 600 proverbs spoken by the world's favorite Oriental detective. With 12 pages of rare stills and publicity photos, including scenes from the "lost" Charlie Chan films.
A Call to America is a collection of more than 2,000 inspirationalquotations from the 43 Presidents of the United States on topics such ascourage, freedom, excellence, the American people, and more…
"One man with courage makes a majority." - Andrew JacksonWhether you are about to begin a new job, undergo surgery, or ask your boss for a raise, possessing courage will help you face thesebattles. A…
First published in 1855, BARTLETT'S FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS has been completely updated and revised for the seventeenth edition by Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Justin Kaplan. This 17th edition, under…
A collection of over 800 trivia questions about Quakers, as well as essays dealing with the education, business, industry, politics, and more. An excellent reference for adults and teenagers.
Drawing from diverse personages -- Goethe to Churchill to Woody Allen -- Robert Byrne has mined a collection of wit and wisdom that deserves a special place on every humor lover's bookshelf. These…
Concisely capturing flying's special allure and excitement as well as its humor and tragedy, this follow-up to the author's popular Slipping the Surly Bonds: Great Quotations on Flight features 600…