LJ Reference Reviews: May 15, 2017

Below is a list of Reference titles to be reviewed in the May 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 REVIEWERS: LJ is seeking reviewers in the following areas: e-Original Romance (ebook format; contact blfox@mediasourceinc.com); Multicultural Fiction (contact wwilliams@mediasourceinc.com); Literature; Performing Arts, Music; Health & Medicine (efrench@mediasourceinc.com); Parenting (contact apesek@mediasourceinc.com); Political Science (domestic and international); and Science. For more information and to fill out an application, go to ow.ly/vHWY30aROVh.

REFERENCE

COMMUNICATIONS

Sergy, Lauren. The Handy Communication Answer Book. Visible Ink. (Handy Answer Book). Apr. 2017. 416p. illus. index. ISBN 9781578595877. pap. $21.95; ebk. ISBN 9781578596522. REF

HISTORY

Afghanistan at War: From the 18th-Century Durrani Dynasty to the 21st Century. ABC-CLIO. Feb. 2017. 581p. ed. by Tom Lansford. photos. maps. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781598847598. $100. REF

PERFORMING ARTS

Luhrssen, David with Michael Larson. Encyclopedia of Classic Rock. Greenwood. Feb. 2017. 478p. index. ISBN 9781440835131. $89. REF

SCIENCES

Stress in the Modern World: Understanding Science and Society. 2 vols. Greenwood. Jan. 2017. 632p. ed. by Serena Wadhwa. index. ISBN 9781610696067. $189. REF

EREVIEWS

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