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Resource books to get quick specific facts or information or overview of the subject
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Bookworld
Bookworld
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Zambia Traveller's Paper  Map First Edition  image
K400
Published using GPS data, these maps are huge, 1m wide and even longer than that at a scale of 1:1 000 000. They are cleverly engineered to be used inside your car by folding open only the sections you need. Zambia is a self-drive traveller’s dream. This vast country with huge rivers and lakes and numerous waterfalls is blessed with largely undeveloped rural areas and national parks that are not overrun with tourists.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Botswana Traveller's Paper Map  2011-2012 Edition  image
K495
Published using GPS data, these maps are huge, 1m wide and even longer than that at a scale of 1:1 000 000. They are cleverly engineered to be used inside your car by folding open only the sections you need. Zambia is a self-drive traveller’s dream. This vast country with huge rivers and lakes and numerous waterfalls is blessed with largely undeveloped rural areas and national parks that are not overrun with tourists.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Namibia Traveller's Paper  Map  4th Edition  image
K495
Namibia Traveller's Paper Map 4th Edition
Atlases & Maps
Tracks4Africa
Published using GPS data, these maps are huge, 1m wide and even longer than that at a scale of 1:1 000 000. They are cleverly engineered to be used inside your car by folding open only the sections you need. Zambia is a self-drive traveller’s dream. This vast country with huge rivers and lakes and numerous waterfalls is blessed with largely undeveloped rural areas and national parks that are not overrun with tourists.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Bookworld Africa   Zambia Atlas Primary Active Learning image
K100
The Bookworld Africa Primary Atlas is a must for every primary school and every primary student studying social studies, history, geography, and other key subjects.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Bailliere's Midwives' Dictionary  13th Edition image
K230
Bailliere's Midwives' Dictionary 13th Edition
Dictionaries & Thesauri
Elsevier
Baillière's Midwives' Dictionary remains the dictionary of choice for midwives throughout the world! The 13th edition of this established and well-respected pocket dictionary has been thoroughly revised and updated to meet the needs of midwives in a variety of clinical settings throughout the world. Woman friendly in approach with a variety of helpful illustrations, the dictionary also contains helpful appendices - post-partum haemorrhage, maternal basic life support, neonatal resuscitation, management of shoulder dystocia, and cord prolapse - together with a useful glossary.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Dorland's  Illustrated Medical Dictionary  32nd Edition image
K1,215
Understand and correctly use all the latest terminology in today's ever-evolving medical field with the 32nd Edition of the comprehensive, highly respected Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary! Thoroughly updated, this user-friendly reference-trusted for more than a century by healthcare personnel at every professional level-allows you to grasp the meanings of all medical terms in current usage. It delivers more total entries than in any other dictionary of its kind, including several thousand new words, as well as 500 new illustrations to aid your understanding. Plus, with the bonus CD-ROM, you can listen to 35,000 audio pronunciations! And you can consult the dictionary anytime, anywhere online with free access to www.Dorlands.com. Easily stay up with the changing terminology in your field by depending on Dorland's-the most reliable medical dictionary available today!
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Oxford School  Atlas for Zambia  image
K140
Oxford School Atlas for Zambia
Atlases & Maps
Oxford University Press
The Oxford School Atlas for Zambia is a one-stop resource that belongs in every Social Studies and Geography classroom in Zambia. This comprehensive school atlas is specifically designed for the Zambian School Curriculum, with direct links to subjects such as Geography, Social Studies, History, Integrated Science, Agricultural Science and Civic Education.
Bookworld
Bookworld
Books and magazines
Collings Gem  Italian Dictionary  image
K105
Collings Gem Italian Dictionary
Dictionaries & Thesauri
HarperCollins Focus
With 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations packed into this Collins Gem Italian to English and an English to Italian dictionary, you’ll have everything you need to know on the go. All the latest words reflecting changes in modern lifestyle are included in this small Italian dictionary, plus notes about life in Italy and top tips on commonly confused words. This is the perfect choice for travellers, students and business people. An essential, user-friendly travel Phrasefinder is included, along with a handy menu-reader ensuring you always get what you expect from a meal out. A clear layout, useful examples, and language and cultural notes make this Collins Italian Gem dictionary ideal for school and a great companion to GCSE Italian.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Collins  Easy Learning Italian Dictionary  5th Edition  image
K230
Collins Easy Learning Italian Dictionary 5th Edition
Dictionaries & Thesauri
HarperCollins Focus
An up-to-date, easy-reference dictionary with practical and fun supplements, ideal for learners of Italian, and especially those looking for exam success. Designed for learners of Italian, whether you are studying for your exams at school, in an evening class, for business or to go on holiday. The entries cover everyday Italian and English (including all essential set expressions) and key curriculum words are highlighted to help with exam preparation. The dictionary also offers additional help in the form of a full guide to using the dictionary, essential grammar pages and a section on expressing yourself in Italian and English. With warnings on the most common errors and confusable words, this dictionary provides a solid foundation in Italian language learning.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Oxford  Chichewa - English Dictionary  image
K125
Oxford Chichewa - English Dictionary
Dictionaries & Thesauri
Oxford University Press
Steven Paas (PhD) started compiling the words and explanations in this dictionary in 1997 when preparing for his teaching at the Zomba Theological College in Malawi. Apart from this dictionary of Chichewa/Cinyanja, he has published various studies, for example, a history of Chichewa lexicography, and, recently, a survey of the history of Western and African Christianity. This dictionary has now been endorsed for use in schools in Malawi by Professor Pascal Kishindo from the Centre for Language Studies, University of Malawi. Approved for use in Zambian schools by the Ministry of General Education, 2016
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Oxford Popular School Dictionary  image
K120
Oxford Popular School Dictionary
Dictionaries & Thesauri
Oxford University Press
The Popular School dictionary has over 40, 000 words and phrases, with simple meanings and example phrases showing how words are used. It includes words from the curriculum, international vocabulary and new words from ICT. It is ideal for quick word look-up at home.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Oxford  Primary Dictionary  Vocabulary Selling & Grammar image
K250
This new edition of the Oxford Primary Dictionary supports the curriculum's higher vocabulary expectations by including more varied vocabulary; words such as chortle, cacophony, amulet and vlog are new, along with others from a wide range of areas such as animals, history, and space and science. It also now features a unique selection of fictional words for creatures or places from children's reading and writing, for example hobbit, Muggle and bandersnatch. All the entries have clear and simple definitions with word classes and inflections given in full. Children will discover example sentences from the authors they love to read, such as Cressida Cowell, Roald Dahl and J. K. Rowling. 'Try also' guides at the top of pages help to locate tricky-to-find words in the alphabet such as from 'f' to 'ph', word origins are given in 'Did you know?' panels, and Spelling Alerts flag up tricky spellings. The updated supplement provides grammar and punctuation information to help children with their reading and writing. It is the ideal dictionary for boosting reading skills and building word power. Companion to the new updated edition of the Oxford Primary Thesaurus for all young writers. www.oxfordschooldictionaries.com for free downloadable activities.
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary  9th International Student's Edition image
K220
Speaking and writing tools: NEW Oxford Speaking Tutor Oxford Writing Tutor Vocabulary-building tools: more than 185,000 words, phrases and meanings 700+ NEW words and meanings NEW Express yourself notes NEW Wordfinder notes NEW My Wordlists (online only) Oxford 3000 keywords Visual Vocabulary Builder More Like This lists help students learn similar types of words (e.g. uncountable nouns, onomatopoeic words, idioms with rhyming pairs such as thrills and spills, fair and square)
Bookworld
Bookworld
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Oxford  Mini Thesaurus  5th Edition image
K90
Oxford Mini Thesaurus 5th Edition
Dictionaries & Thesauri
Oxford University Press
This small thesaurus offers 120,000 synonyms and antonyms in a quick and easy-to-use thesaurus. Synonyms are arranged in order of their closeness in meaning to the entry word, with the closest one given first and printed in bold type to make it easier to find the sense you're looking for. Improve your vocabulary with our Word Links, a feature that provides extra vocabulary related to a selection of key entries.

Reference

Resource books to get quick specific facts or information or overview of the subject
Treats a particular branch of knowledge in a comprehensive manner
While general reference sources tend to be broad and multi-volumed works that cover a wide variety of topics and are great for quick reference, subject-specific reference sources tend to focus on a specific discipline or subject within a discipline and are useful for academic research because they tend to provide more depth about their subject matter and often point to other sources.
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Study a foreign language and learn to communicate with people of other cultures.
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Meanings and definitions of words with pronunciations and translations
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Learning languages helps developing strong cognitive skills and social interaction

Are you about to do some research? Reference books will help you to get quick specific facts or information or an overview of a particular subject. They also can provide general background information such as facts, definitions, dates, and details to assist you in getting factual and statistical information as well as references to other sources of information. In this category, you will find a wide selection of books to help you start your research such as encyclopedias, dictionaries, bibliographies, journals, directories, atlases, and textbooks to mention but a few. Your search for information on almost any topic will definitely begin and end by shopping here.

Use reference books, also called reference or background sources, or resources to get quick specific facts or information or an overview of a subject. Some examples of reference sources are dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, almanacs, directories, atlases, and handbooks. These can be online or in print. Print reference books are often shelved alongside other books on the same subjects.

Examples of reference books include almanacs, atlases, dictionaries, directories, encyclopedias and indexes. Reference sources are most useful when you are beginning to work on a topic and need to acquire some background knowledge about it.

Types of reference books

  • Dictionaries.
  • Encyclopedias.
  • Almanacs.
  • Directories.
  • Handbooks and yearbooks.
  • Atlases and bibliographies.

It elaborates on every concept vividly and clearly. Reference book helps you in enriching your knowledge and deeper your concepts and understanding. Reference books also give lots of problems on a single topic which enables you to practice lots of problems in the preparation for board exams.

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