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LJ Reference Reviews: February 15, 2017

Below is a list of Reference and eReviews titles to be reviewed in the February 15, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: For a roundup in the May 1, 2017, issue, LJ is seeking amazing fashion titles and art books. Please include with your submissions author, title, ISBN, page count, price, marketing plans, formats available (print, audio, ebook), and a brief description—catalog copy will suffice. Contact Liz French at efrench@mediasourceinc.com for more details.
Deadline: March 15, 2017.

REFERENCE

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Tschen-Emmons, James B. Buildings and Landmarks of Medieval Europe: The Middle Ages Revealed. Greenwood. Nov. 2016. 347p. photos. index. ISBN 9781440841811. $105; ebk. ISBN 9781440841828. REF

HOME ECONOMICS

**The Oxford Companion to Cheese. Oxford Univ. Nov. 2016. 888p. ed. by Catherine Donnelly. photos. index. ISBN 9780199330881. $65. REF

PERFORMING ARTS

Hischak, Thomas S. Musicals in Film: A Guide to the Genre. Greenwood. Nov. 2016. 449p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781440844225. $89; ebk. ISBN 9781440844232. REF

SCIENCES

Chronic Diseases: An Encyclopedia of Causes, Effects, and Treatments. 2 vols. Greenwood. Dec. 2016. 851p. ed. by Jean Kaplan Teichroew. index. ISBN 9781440801037. $189; ebk. ISBN 9781440801044. REF

EREVIEWS

Routledge Historical Resources: History of Feminism
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group;
routledgehistoricalresources.com/feminism/
Free trial available

World Religions Online
Infobase;
infobasepublishing.com
Free trial available

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