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Women writers in resistance against the Nazis

No sooner had German-speaking women writers begun to make their mark on the literary scene at the start of the 20th century than their way was already being barred by the Nazis' cultural policy. As a result of their political convictions, their style of writing, the way they presented ...


dtv-Atlas Politics

The dtv-Atlas series started in 1964 with its bestselling dtv-Atlas World History, and has been extended by a number of subjects ever since, ranging from natural sciences to music, from philosophy to health. dtv-Atlases are designed to be reference books useful for both experts and casual readers.

Rights sold: Arabic language

The New User's Guide to Philosophy

A key to classic works of philosophy

Volume two of the internationally successful series!

They made history and their works can be found in bookcases the world over - although the majority will be unread: philosophical classics, from Aristotle's ›Metaphysics‹ all the way through to ›Dialectic Of Enlightenment‹ by ...

Rights sold: France, Greece

Dictionary of Theology

In a collection of about 350 articles, this reference work gives us an insight into theology and presents the current positions being taken on theological matters. The book provides readers with a swift and reliable means of obtaining information on basic principles as well as specific topics.

A User's Guide to Philosophy

Weighty Books Lightly Packaged OR Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the Categorical Imperative.

They made history and will be found in bookcases the world over - though largely unread: the classics of philosophy such as Kant's ›Critique of Pure ...
Rights sold: Israel, France, Slovak Republic, Greece

dtv-Atlas English Language

With 130 charts in colour by Werner Wildermuth

A clearly arranged introduction to all forms and variations of the English language.

Nnehitpitothuihdronjfemtyouovvheuorweppt - Would you have thought that this is English? Textile pirates in the region of Guangxi produced this text of the English slogan 'Never put off till tomorrow ...

dtv-Atlas Music (2 volumes)

Contents:

Volume 1: Theory: Musicology - Acoustics - Our hearing - Musical instruments - Music teaching (including: harmonics, basso continuo, twelve-tone technique) - Genres, forms and styles - History: Early advanced civilizations: Mesopotamia, China, Greece - Late antiquity to ...
Rights sold: Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Korea, Lithuania, The Netherlands, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey

dtv-Atlas Architecture (2 volumes)

Contents:

Volume 1: Architecture as an autonomous process - The component parts - The building as a framework: half-timbered houses, Doric temples, domed structures, frame construction methods - Architecture as a reflection of its historical context - A ...
Rights sold: Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Turkey

Charlie – A School Bus Goes Haywire

Help! Our school bus is taking off - quite literally

Will can't believe his eyes when caretaker Freddie ploughs into the schoolyard with a bright yellow and very battered old schoolbus. Exhaust fumes mingle with the smell of adventure and so Will hops on the bus with a few more ...


Eerily Embarrassing - The Journal of Ruby Black

Six Feet Under meets Adams Family

Ruby wants only two things: to be normal and inconspicuous, and to find friends. This isn't all that easy considering her eccentric family and their home on the edge of a cemetery, which happens to be where her entire family works.


The Alignment of the World

They can only fulfill their fates together, but can they trust each other?

Since her father's death, Laelia has been keeping herself and her little brother afloat as a pickpocket. This lasts until Nero, the master of the criminal underworld, notices her and puts a stop to her activities.


First Day Fun!

Patterns, doodles and crafts for the first day at school

The perfect gift for first-graders

Your first day at school is a very special event - so it needs to be celebrated in style and recorded for posterity! This book is sure to make this significant milestone unforgettable. What did you do? Who did you meet and ...