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Reference as a category refers to works which you can refer to for confirmed facts. Reference works are usually referred to for particular pieces of information, rather than read beginning to end. The writing style used in these works is informative; the authors avoid use of the first person, and emphasize facts. Many reference works are compiled by a team of contributors whose work is coordinated by one or more editors rather than by an individual author. Indexes are commonly provided in many types of reference work. Reference works include dictionaries, thesauruses, encyclopedias, almanacs, bibliographies, and catalogs. Many reference works are available in electronic form and can be obtained as software packages or online through the Internet.

 
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He Wahi Moolelo No Na Lawaia Ma Kapalilua, Kona Hema, Hawaii

By: Kepa Maly

A collection of historical accounts and oral history interviews with elder Kama'ainan fisher-people from the Kapalilua region of South Kona, island of Hawai'i.

This volume, compiled at the request of Scott Atkinson on behalf of The Nature Conservancy, includes excerpts from selected historical records and oral history interviews with elder kamaaina of the Kapalilua region of South Kona on the island of Hawaii. The area traditionally identified as Kapalilua extends from the Kealia-Hookena section of Kona to Kaulanamauna, situated on the Kona boundary of Kau, and includes the lands of Papa, Hoopuloa, and Milolii (Figure 1). The a...

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He Wahi Mo'Olelo No Kaluanui Ma Ko'Olauloa, Mokupuni 'O O'Ahu

By: Kepa Maly

A Collection Of Traditions, Historical Accounts And Kama'aina Recollections Of Kaluanui And Vicinity, Ko'olauloa, Island Of O'ahu.

At the request of Jeffery Merz, Senior Planner with Oceanit, on behalf of the Department of Land and Natural Resources-Division of State Parks, Kumu Pono Associates, conducted detailed archival-historical research and a limited oral historical interview program with kupuna and several kamaaina oral history interviews to document various aspects of the history of the land of Kaluanui, including the area known as Kaliuwaa, situated in the Koolauloa District on the Island o...

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Hawaiian Language References-'Olelo Makuahine

By: Kamehameha Schools

This volume contains a list of references to help aid in the research common research topics relating to Hawaii. The references listed are: Hawaiian Language and History Websites, Hawaiian Language Dictionaries, Sources of 'Olelo Hawai'i, Research Finding Aids, Hawaiian Newspaper Resourcers and The Hawaiian Newspapers.

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How to Give an Amazing Hand Massage in 7 Easy Steps

By: Dr. Paul Stephen McGough

This is an easy to learn guide that quickly shows you how to give a hand massage that feels amazing.

How to learn this program: First, read this program. Then find someone who will be a volunteer to receive the hand massage. Follow along with the massage summary page at the end of this program for a reminder. After practicing just a few times it will become second nature. The massage sequence has 7 parts: (1) Forearm Squeezing (2) Hand/Arm Swaying (3) Palm of hand squeezing (4) Massaging the “V” between the thumb and pointer finger (5) Massaging ...

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Working for Work - 23rd Edition - 2016 : Exploring welfare, work, ...

By: Robbert J. Lynch, Editor

Working for Work is an information book for unemployed people, front-line staff both in the state and community sector, and employers in Ireland. It is the only comprehensive publication that brings together the wide range of supports available for unemployed people trying to return to work, education or training.

The book outlines an individual's entitlements to a range of social welfare supports and services including: JobPath – Employment Services Housing Assistance Payment Supports to Return to Work Employer Incentives to Recruit Unemployed people Redundancy payments Rights at Work Social Welfare Appeals. In addition, it provides valuable information on the options and opportunities available to those seeking to pursue education and trai...

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Prospects for Research Studies in Language Codes

By: VED from Victoria Institutions

There is a huge expanse of information waiting to be explored in the field of language studies. I would say that what waits deciphering would beat even modern science, in its possibilities. A new non-physical reality A new sphere of ‘reality’ has opened up for exploring. This is the world of Software. Even though no one seems to mention this exactly, the truth is that it is a domain from where physical sciences can be seen as bare elementary knowledge. Scope of lang...

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Working for Work - 23rd Edition - 2016 : Exploring Welfare, Work, ...

By: Robbert J. Lynch, Editor

'Working for Work' has proved to be an indispensable information book for unemployed people, front-line staff both in the state and community sector, and employers. The book outlines an individual's entitlements to a number of social welfare payments and secondary benefits - including: Supports to Return to Work, Working and Claiming a Jobseekers payment, Employer Incentives to Recruit Unemployed people, Rent Supplement and Housing Assistance Payment, Redundancy payment...

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Hebrew Root Value Dictionary: Aleph Edition

By: Benjamin Lee Cooper

Although there are many uses for this book, the primary use is to compare Biblical Hebrew roots with related words in order to better understand each Hebrew word. Roots are listed based on the value of their letter sums, from 1 to 1189. This method of listing is superior than using an AlephBet listing because the sum values match Bible Chapter numbers in very important ways. I cover that topic in my book 'What is Truth' which can be found on this website. Another reason ...

Please take a quick look at this book, as I was not able to paste a good example here due to the example containing Hebrew words. When I tried to paste it here, the spacing and alignment got messed up, so i don't want first impressions to be from looking at a disorganized example.

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English Translation Style Guide for European Union

By: Nicolae Sfetcu, Editor

This Style Guide is intended primarily for English-language authors and translators, both in-house and freelance, working for the European Commission. But now that so many texts in and around the EU institutions are drafted in English by native and non-native speakers alike, its rules, reminders and handy references aim to serve a wider readership as well. The Guide is divided into two clearly distinct parts, the first dealing with linguistic conventions applicable i...

This Style Guide is intended primarily for English-language authors and translators, both in-house and freelance, working for the European Commission. But now that so many texts in and around the EU institutions are drafted in English by native and non-native speakers alike, its rules, reminders and handy references aim to serve a wider readership as well.

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How to Write and More Importantly How to Be a Writer : Writer's No...

By: Stephen Robert Faulds

Practical advice on writing taken from the reflections of a working writer. Originally written as a wiki blog over a period of two years. Now revised and edited for publication.

The Artist Vincent Van Gogh had a maxim: Not a day without a line. I believe this applies to anyone who aspires to be a writer. In the space of five years I went from having about a dozen unfinished novels to seven completed manuscripts.

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Hak Kekayaan Intelektual : HKI

By: Zulkifli Makkawaru

Erbincangan Hak Kekayaan Intelektual didominasi masalah pembajakan kaset/VCD, penjiplakan karangan, peniruan merek, alih teknologi, dan sebagainya yang kecenderungannya hanya mengarah pada persoalan privat berdasarkan pemilikan hak perseorangan dan perusahaan/badan hukum. Kesertaan negara dalam menghimbau penegakan hukum pun terkesan semata melindungi kepentingan privat warganya dan melupakan satu segi penting dalam penegakan HKI yakni perlindungan asset negara itu sendi...

Simanjuntak (2005:21) pun mensitir praktik negatif lain dengan memanfaatkan momen baru otonomi daerah. Dikatakannya bahwa memasuki era otonomi daerah perebutan dan pertarungan sumberdaya memiliki dimensi baru, yaitu pertarungan untuk besarnya alokasi Dana Alokasi Umum (DAU) dan pertarungan untuk pembentukan daerah-daerah administratif.

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EU Clear English Tips for Translators

By: Nicolae Sfetcu, Editor

Here are some tips to help translators avoid copying structure and wording from other languages that would be awkward in English. They should be useful to non-native speakers, but may serve as handy reminders for native speakers too.

EU Clear English Tips for Translators This ebook represents an independent adaptation of the European Commission work Clear English Tips for Translators, freely available via the EU Bookshop as PDF. © European Union Edited and published as e-book by Nicolae Sfetcu and MultiMedia Samples from the guide, at English - Romanian Translation Here are some tips to help translators avoid copying structure and wording from other languages that would be awkward in Eng...

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Ghid Rotary International - Cluburi Rotary

By: Nicolae Sfetcu

Un ghid pentru şi despre rotarieni, Rotary International, cluburile Rotary, şi programele finanţate de Rotary International. Principalul obiectiv pentru Rotary este să servească – în comunitate, la locul de muncă, peste tot în lume. Cei 1,2 milioane de rotarieni constituiţi în peste 34.000 cluburi în aproape toate ţările din lume sunt dedicaţi cu toţii idealului de a servi mai presus de sine înşişi. Cluburile Rotary sunt accesibile pentru persoane din toate culturi...

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A Field Guide to Freelancer Finances

By: Designers, Developers and FreeAgent

Unsure what your freelance rate should be? Fed up of chasing late-paying clients? Too scared to take a holiday? You need A Field Guide to Freelancer Finances! This ebook is a series of short, engaging chapters that include first-person advice, industry research, Put together by cloud accounting software providers FreeAgent (www.freeagent.com), the guide covers how to deal with invoicing, accounting, pricing and tax like a boss. You’ll hear from prominent freelance...

“We all love the freedom that being freelance gives us. But at the end of the day we also all need to make money. Being the best designer or developer in the world sadly won’t help you if you can’t make enough money to survive, which is why the figure called the “break-even point” is so important for freelancers...”

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Futurismo Letterario Italiano e Russo: Convergenze e Divergenze

By: Christos Alexandridis

Si tratta di uno studio di compaazione tra il futurismo lettererio italiano e quello russo e inoltre di un' analisi comparata fra una poesia di Marinetti e una di Majakovskij. This is a brief comparative study on Ιtalian and Russian literary futurism as well as a comparative analysis of a Marinetti's poem and of a Mayakovsky's one.

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Introduction to Computer Science

By: Mark McIlroy

This book is an introduction to Computer Science and the craft of computer programming. It contains the basic information from a first-year Computer Science course.

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A Guide to Writing Excel Formulas and VBA Macros

By: Mark McIlroy

This book is an introduction to writing Excel formulas and VBA macros. It contains all the information you need to write basic or advanced Excel formulas and macros.

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Introduction to the Stockmarket

By: Mark McIlroy

This book is an introduction to investing in shares. It is suitable for all persons who are interested in the stockmarket but do not know where to start. The author is based in Melbourne, Australia however the book is suitable for all international markets.

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Elstron Table Games : How The Games Evolved, Volume 2

By: Mu Pi Chan

The purpose of this book (Volume 2) is to describe how the Elstron Table Games (defined in Volume 1) evolved both in terms of my actual development of the games and the 'fantasy' history associated with these games.

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FDA Food Label Requirements In A Nutshell

By: FoodPackagingLabels.net Team of Authors

Do you own a food business? Are you familiar with the strict packaged food labeling requirements that are issued and regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration? If you are among many food manufacturers who find it difficult to decipher FDA’s complex food labeling rules, the FDA Food Label Requirements in a Nutshell e-book will prove to be an invaluable companion and aid in familiarizing yourself with required procedures for labeling your food product. This 29-pag...

“It is the sole responsibility of food producers to follow FDA guidelines carefully and give accurate specifications for food label design to their label manufacturer. Since the process of labeling food is very complex, here we will give you an outline of what it entails, with additional resources where you can further inform yourself about food labeling.”

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