Monuments of Tibet, Islam & Muslim Beliefs, “Mummymania,” & More | Reference Reviews, February 15, 2015


Henss’s epic book on Tibetan history and culture will be in great demand, Renard explains Islam using an accessible and balanced approach, a truly rollicking blend of scientific and pop culture for “mummymaniacs” everywhere.

The Law in Focus (Internet, Criminology, Training), Dublin in Maps, + Short Takes, & More | Reference Reviews


de Buitléir’s Portrait of Dublin is essential and a gorgeous curio for browsers; users will go to Internet and the Law; surprisingly inspiring reference from Tolkien Trivia to Consumer Survival.

Reference Reviews | March 15, 2014


Reviews of American Immigration: An Encyclopedia of Political, Social, and Cultural Change, Pierce J. Howard’s The Owner’s Manual for the Brain, Ben-Erik van Wyk’s Culinary Herbs and Spices of the World, and a list of titles from the March 15 issue.

Reference Reviews | February 15, 2014


Reviews of American Civil War: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection, Sexually Transmitted Disease: An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues, Mary Ellen Snodgrass’s World Clothing and Fashion: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Social Influence, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Reference Reviews | October 15, 2012


Reviews of Mapping Mormonism, Stephen G. Hyslop and Patricia Daniels’s Great Empires, and Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, plus a full list of reference reviews from the Oct. 15 issue.