June 2014 Content Update

5 new and two updated Public Core Titles were released in June 2014. There are now 724 titles in the Public Core collection; see a full title list in your Admin account (log-in required) or on our corporate site.

New Public Core titles:

 

 

 The Atlas of Food

By providing an up-to-date and visually appealing understanding of important issues around global food and agriculture, The Atlas of Food maps out broad areas of investigation--contamination of food and water, overnutrition, micronutrient deficiency, processing, farming, and trade--to offer a concise overview of today's food and farming concerns.

 

The English Buildings Book: An Architectural Guide

The English Buildings Book is the most comprehensive single volume on English architecture for the general reader and it celebrates the English built environment, which is the richest and most diverse in the world.

 

 Teach Yourself: Learn To Play The Guitar

This is an essential guide for all those who want to play popular music on guitar for their own pleasure but don't know where to start. It covers which type of guitar to play and the basic playing techniques, before introducing rhythms, chords, riffs, and melodies and how to combine them all. (The audio files from the free CD are linked in the entries.)

Unexplained! Strange Sightings, Incredible Occurrences, and Puzzling Physical Phenomena

An authoritative, intelligent, and well-reasoned examination of strange artifacts and events that have long perplexed scientists, Unexplained! is an award-winning exposition of the strange and mysterious.

The Vampire Book: The Encyclopedia of the Undead

This book explores the historical, literary, mythological, biographical, and popular aspects of one of the world's most mesmerizing paranormal subjects.

 

Updated Public Core titles:

 

The Encyclopedia of Elder Care

This interdisciplinary clinical reference encompasses hundreds of current entries on a broad range of topics related to geriatrics and geriatric care across multiple health care disciplines. The third edition reflects the many advances in geriatrics that have occurred since the publication of the second edition in 2006. It contains the updated, evidence-based contributions of more than 260 nationally recognized geriatric healthcare professionals regarding elder-care concerns relating to society, community, caregiving, and the individual.

Guns in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law

Thoroughly updated and greatly expanded from its original edition, this title is the go-to comprehensive resource on the legal, social, psychological, political, and public health aspects of guns in American life.

There were no retired titles this month. A full list of updated and retired titles is always available upon request to support@credoreference.com.

 

 

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