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Successful Scientific Writing: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Biological and Medical Sciences
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Successful Scientific Writing: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Biological and Medical SciencesThe detailed, practical, step-by-step advice in this user-friendly guide will help students and researchers to communicate their work more effectively through the written word. Covering all aspects of the writing process, this concise, accessible resource is critically acclaimed, well-structured, comprehensive, and entertaining. Self-help exercises and abundant examples from actual typescripts draw on the authors' extensive experience working both as researchers and with them.
 
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An Outline of Heraldry in England and Scotland
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An Outline of Heraldry in England and ScotlandHeraldry arose, almost spontaneously, throughout Europe in a short space of time between 1130-1160 coinciding with the development of more sophisticated armour. It can be seen from the contemporary seal below of William Ferrers, Earl of Derby, that the horseman would be unrecognisable in the encasing helmet, but easily spotted at a distance by the distinctive markings on his shield and on his horses's drapery.
 
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Sherlock Holmes from Screen to Stage : Post-Millennial Adaptations in British Theatre
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Sherlock Holmes from Screen to Stage : Post-Millennial Adaptations in British TheatreThis book investigates the development of Sherlock Holmes adaptations in British theatre since the turn of the millennium. Sherlock Holmes has become a cultural phenomenon all over again in the twenty-first century, as a result of the television series Sherlock and Elementary, and films like Mr Holmes and the Guy Ritchie franchise starring Robert Downey Jr. In the light of these new interpretations, British theatre has produced timely and topical responses to developments in the screen Sherlocks’ stories. Moreover, stage Sherlocks of the last three decades have often anticipated the knowing, metafictional tropes employed by screen adaptations.
 
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Poetry and Performance During the British Poetry Revival 1960-1980 : Event and Effect
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Poetry and Performance During the British Poetry Revival 1960-1980 : Event and EffectThis book examines intersections of poetry and performance during the British Poetry Revival. Its investigations are centered on four specific performance events: The First International Poetry Incarnation at the Royal Albert Hall in 1965; Denise Riley’s first public reading at the Cambridge Poetry Festival in 1977; Eric Mottram’s Pollock Record; and Allen Fisher’s Blood Bone Brain.

This book is essential reading for poetry and performance enthusiasts, particularly those interested in innovative British Poetry.

 
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Multiculturalism, Multilingualism and the Self: Literature and Culture Studies
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Multiculturalism, Multilingualism and the Self: Literature and Culture StudiesThis edited collection explores the conjunction of multiculturalism and the self in literature and culture studies, and brings together essays by prominent researchers interested in literature and culture whose critical perspectives inform discussions of specific examples of multicultural contexts in which individuals and communities strive to maintain their identities.
 
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Making the News: Journalism and News Cultures in Europe
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Making the News: Journalism and News Cultures in EuropeMaking the News provides a cross-national perspective on key features of journalism and news-making cultures and the changing media landscape in contemporary Europe. .
Focusing on the key trends, practices and issues in contemporary journalism and news cultures, Paschal Preston maps the major contours of change as well as the broader industrial, organizational, institutional and cultural factors shaping journalism practices over the past two decades.
 
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Companion to Comics
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Companion to ComicsThis cutting-edge handbook brings together an international roster of scholars to examine many facets of comics and graphic novels. Contributor essays provide authoritative, up-to-date overviewsof the major topics and questions within comic studies, offering readers a truly global approach to understanding the field.
The Routledge Companion to Comics expertly organizes representative work from a range of disciplines, including media and cultural studies, literature, philosophy, and linguistics. More than an introduction to the study of comics, this book will serve as a crucial reference for anyone interested in pursuing research in the area, guiding students, scholars, and comics fans alike.
 
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