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SNAFU Situation Normal All F***ed Up
SNAFU Situation Normal All F***ed Up
Written by Gordon Rottman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782001751
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SNAFU Situation Normal All F***ed Up
Sailor, Airman and Soldier Slang of World War II
Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

A follow-up to 2007's highly successful FUBAR: Soldier Slang of World War II, SNAFU covers the slang of sailors and airmen, as well as soldiers.

Military life has always been ruled by its own language, specific sets of terms and phrases that separate the serving man or woman from their civilian... Read more >
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SNAFU Situation Normal All F***ed Up
Sailor, Airman, and Soldier Slang of World War II
Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 376 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $9.99

A follow-up to 2007's highly successful FUBAR: Soldier Slang of World War II,SNAFU covers the slang of sailors and airmen, as well as soldiers. 

Military life has always been ruled by its own language, specific sets of terms and phrases that separate the serving man or woman from their civilian counterpart. There is the... Read more >
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The American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage Dictionary
Written by Houghton Mifflin Company
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553583229
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The American Heritage Dictionary
Fifth Edition
Written by Houghton Mifflin Company


Format: Paperback, 960 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $7.99

• More than 70,000 entries
• Thoroughly revised and updated
• 2,500 new words and meanings
• More than 400 photographs and illustrations
• Expert guidance on correct usage
 
YOU ARE YOUR WORDS
 
The words you use define you. Make the most of them with The American Heritage® Dictionary.
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Dictionary of Psychology
Dictionary of Psychology
Written by J.P. Chaplin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307427199
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Dictionary of Psychology

Written by J.P. Chaplin


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $7.99

Written in clear, precise, jargon-free language, this complete, up-to-date dictionary includes definitions of psychology terms and those from related disciplines including psychoanlysis, psychiatry and biology as well as parapsychology.


From the Paperback edition. Read more >
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The New Bantam-Megiddo Hebrew & English Dictionary, Revised
The New Bantam-Megiddo Hebrew & English Dictionary, Revised
Written by Reuben Sivan and Dr. Edward A. Levenston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553592238
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The New Bantam-Megiddo Hebrew & English Dictionary, Revised

Written by Reuben Sivan and Dr. Edward A. Levenston


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2009
Price: $18.00

•Clear
• Precise
• Easy to use

The convenient, comprehensive, popular one-volume English/ Hebrew, Hebrew/English Dictionary
Now updated for the first time in thirty-five years
Thousands of new words in science, technology, and culture


•Tables of English irregular verbs
•Tables of the Hebrew noun and all forms of the Hebrew verb Read more >
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307495563
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary
Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2009
Price: $6.99

Hey, you! The one holding the book. Have you ever seen a volume like this? Well, whether you realize it or not, it’s the one you’ve been waiting for. Jeff Foxworthy’s Redneck Dictionary will teach you how to speak this unique Southern dialect fluently. Whether you’re blue-collar or hoity-toity, swimming in... Read more >
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Bryson's Dictionary for Writers and Editors
Bryson's Dictionary for Writers and Editors
Written by Bill Bryson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767922708
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Bryson's Dictionary for Writers and Editors

Written by Bill Bryson


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $16.95

From one of America's most beloved and bestselling authors, a wonderfully useful and readable guide to the problems of the English language most commonly encountered by editors and writers.

What is the difference between “immanent” and “imminent”? What is the singular form of graffiti? What is the difference between “acute” and “chronic”?... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345507020
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
All the Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $20.00

There’s no such thing as too much redneck. And it’s easy to understand why. A veritable gumbo of indigenous ingenuity, this deliciously distinct dialect rolls off the tongue like drool in the presence of a barbecue sandwich. Now, just in time for no time in particular, Jeff Foxworthy’s three bestsellers are... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345509864
Our Price: $12.99
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Jeff Foxworthy's Complete Redneck Dictionary
All the Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $12.99

There’s no such thing as too much redneck. And it’s easy to understand why. A veritable gumbo of indigenous ingenuity, this deliciously distinct dialect rolls off the tongue like drool in the presence of a barbecue sandwich. Now, just in time for no time in particular, Jeff Foxworthy’s three bestsellers are... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345498496
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Learning to Talk More Gooder Fastly
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $6.99

Jeff Foxworthy clearly knows how to talk gooder redneck, especially after two runaway bestsellers on the subject. But for those folks who still need to get in touch with their inner redneck, here’s the third handy reference with even more indigenous idiomatic ingenuity. With Jeff as your guide, you’ll get all... Read more >
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Random House Webster's Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation
Random House Webster's Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation
Written by Random House
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722769
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Random House Webster's Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation

Written by Random House


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $13.95

This expanded version of the popular Random House Webster’s Pocket Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation offers a clear and precise guide to English.

This version includes brand new sections on punctuation, writing, citations, pluralization, abbreviations, numbers, and more, plus quizzes for readers to test their progress and a glossary for easy reference... Read more >
Random House Webster's Pocket American Dictionary, Fifth Edition
Random House Webster's Pocket American Dictionary, Fifth Edition
Written by Random House
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722714
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Random House Webster's Pocket American Dictionary, Fifth Edition

Written by Random House


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $7.99

This completely revised and updated edition covers over 40,000 updated entries, including hundreds of new words and definitions. Its pocket size and durable vinyl cover make it perfect for a backpack, purse, or briefcase. Read more >
Random House Webster's Pocket American Thesaurus, Second Edition
Random House Webster's Pocket American Thesaurus, Second Edition
Written by Random House
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722721
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Random House Webster's Pocket American Thesaurus, Second Edition

Written by Random House


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $6.95

This completely revised and updated edition covers over 90,000 updated synonyms and antonyms in a convenient A-Z listing. Its pocket size is a durable format perfect for students, writers and anyone on the go. Read more >
Random House Webster's Compact American Sign Language Dictionary
Random House Webster's Compact American Sign Language Dictionary
Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722776
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Random House Webster's Compact American Sign Language Dictionary

Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $21.99

The Random House Webster’s Compact American Sign Language Dictionary is a treasury of over 4,500 signs for the novice and experienced user alike. It includes complete descriptions of each sign, plus full-torso illustrations. There is also a subject index for easy reference as well as alternate signs for the same meaning... Read more >
Random House Webster's Unabridged American Sign Language Dictionary
Random House Webster's Unabridged American Sign Language Dictionary
Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375426162
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Random House Webster's Unabridged American Sign Language Dictionary

Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.


Format: Hardcover, 1232 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $55.00

The Random House Webster’s Unabridged American Sign Language Dictionary is a treasury of over 5,600 signs for the novice and experienced user alike. It includes complete descriptions of each sign, plus full-torso illustrations. There is also a subject index for easy reference as well as alternate signs for the same meaning... Read more >
Random House Webster's Pocket American Sign Language Dictionary
Random House Webster's Pocket American Sign Language Dictionary
Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722783
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Random House Webster's Pocket American Sign Language Dictionary

Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $7.95


The Random House Webster’s Pocket American Sign Language Dictionary is a treasury of over 1,000 signs for the novice and experienced user alike. It includes complete descriptions of each sign, plus full-torso illustrations. There is also a subject index for easy reference as well as alternate signs for the same meaning... Read more >
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345502216
Our Price: $6.99
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary III
Learning to Talk More Gooder Fastly
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 30, 2007
Price: $6.99

Jeff Foxworthy clearly knows how to talk gooder redneck, especially after two runaway bestsellers on the subject. But for those folks who still need to get in touch with their inner redneck, here’s the third handy reference with even more indigenous idiomatic ingenuity. With Jeff as your guide, you’ll get all... Read more >
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345494245
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
More Words You Thought the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2007
Price: $6.99

Clearly one redneck dictionary was not enough. And it’s no wonder. The South is positively bursting at the seams with colorful words and turns of phrases in this distinct dialect. Now men and women from all across this great land can further fine-tune their fluency and showcase their confidence when speaking... Read more >
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Random House Webster's Pocket Legal Dictionary, Third Edition
Random House Webster's Pocket Legal Dictionary, Third Edition
Written by Random House
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722233
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Random House Webster's Pocket Legal Dictionary, Third Edition

Written by Random House


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $8.99

•Over 3,000 legal terms defined
•Revised edition with the most up-to-date terminology Read more >
Butt Rot & Bottom Gas
Butt Rot & Bottom Gas
Written by Eric Groves, Sr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594742033
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Butt Rot & Bottom Gas

Written by Eric Groves, Sr.


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2007
Price: $10.95

butt rot /b@t rät/ n. a fungal disease affecting the butt, or base, of a tree
bot•tom gas /bä2-t@m gas/ n. a type of breathing gas carried in portable tanks and inhaled by under-water divers
 
The English language is full of words that sound obscene but aren’t. Words like arsole... Read more >
Random House Webster's Large Print Dictionary
Random House Webster's Large Print Dictionary
Written by Random House
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722325
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Random House Webster's Large Print Dictionary

Written by Random House


Format: Trade Paperback, 880 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $19.95

This accessible, easy-to-read large print volume is approved by the National Association for Visually Handicapped (NAVH) and features:

• Over 35,000 up-to-date definitions
• Scientific, technical, and professional terms
• Lists of major U.S. cities, weights and measures, signs and symbols and U.S. presidents Read more >
Random House Webster's Large Print Crossword Puzzle Dictionary
Random House Webster's Large Print Crossword Puzzle Dictionary
Written by Stephen Elliott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375722202
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Random House Webster's Large Print Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Written by Stephen Elliott


Format: Trade Paperback, 816 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $24.95

This accessible, easy-to-read large print volume approved by the National Association for Visually Handicapped (NAVH) features content from the Random House Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary.

•Clues and answer words from television, music, brand names, history, geography, myth, and pop culture
•Comprehensive and easy-to-use for all levels of crossword puzzle and trivia buffs

Stephen... Read more >
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588365668
Our Price: $6.99
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary II
More Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 24, 2006
Price: $6.99

Clearly one redneck dictionary was not enough. And it’s no wonder. The South is positively bursting at the seams with colorful words and turns of phrases in this distinct dialect. Now men and women from all across this great land can further fine-tune their fluency and showcase their confidence when speaking... Read more >
Also available as a paperback.
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary
Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary
Written by Jeff Foxworthy
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345493279
Our Price: $6.99
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Jeff Foxworthy's Redneck Dictionary
Words You Thought You Knew the Meaning Of
Written by Jeff Foxworthy


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2006
Price: $6.99

Hey, you! The one holding the book. Have you ever seen a volume like this? Well, whether you realize it or not, it’s the one you’ve been waiting for. Jeff Foxworthy’s Redneck Dictionary will teach you how to speak this unique Southern dialect fluently. Whether you’re blue-collar or hoity-toity, swimming in... Read more >
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Random House Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary, 4th Edition
Random House Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary, 4th Edition
Written by Stephen Elliott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375721311
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Random House Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary, 4th Edition

Written by Stephen Elliott


Format: Trade Paperback, 880 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $19.99

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