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Martin, E. A. (Elizabeth A.)

Works: 55 works in 581 publications in 8 languages and 13,726 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Terminology  Bio-bibliography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Terms and phrases  Popular works  Encyclopedias  Reference works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, ed
Classifications: QH302.5, 503
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by E. A Martin
A dictionary of law by Jonathan Law( Book )

109 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written in clear, jargon-free language, this dictionary will be indispensable to anyone without a legal qualification who comes into contact with the law. Substantially revised and expanded for this fourth edition, it is an ideal reference book for lawyers, students, and secretaries in the UK or any Commonwealth country where the legal system is founded on English law." "Over 3,500 entries defining and explaining the major terms, concepts, processes, and organization of the law; authoritative and up to data - compiled by practising lawyers; and major areas of revision include European law, the Internet, world trade, divorce law, local government, property law, consumer and data protection, and criminal law."--Jacket
A dictionary of science by E. B Uvarov( Book )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dictionary contains over 9,000 entries on all aspects of science. It provides comprehensive coverage of biology (including human biology), chemistry, physics, the earth sciences, and astronomy. Both concise and wide-ranging, this dictionary is an ideal handy reference work for students, and a great introduction for non-scientists."--Jacket
A Dictionary of life sciences by E. A Martin( Book )

50 editions published between 1976 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A standard dictionary of about 3700 terms in the life sciences
Concise medical dictionary by E. A Martin( Book )

85 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiled without unnecessary jargon, this dictionary can be used both as a home medical guide and as an aid for all those working in the medical and allied professions
A dictionary of biology by Robert Hine( Book )

44 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dictionary, now in its sixth edition, provides comprehensive coverage of terms and concepts in biology and biochemistry. Fully revised and updated, and with increased coverage in key areas, it is the perfect reference resource for anyone studying biology, either at school or university."--Jacket
A Concise dictionary of law by Elizabeth Martin( Book )

35 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A dictionary of nursing by E. A Martin( Book )

47 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Malay and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dictionary incorporates new material on the major developments of the last few years, including public health medicine, genetics and organ transplantation. The dictionary includes more than 10,200 clear and concise entries
Dictionary of music by Alan Isaacs( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in non-technical terms musical phrases and genres, describes major musical instruments, and includes biographies on 2,000 musicians and composers
Concise colour medical dictionary by E. A Martin( Book )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longman dictionary of 20th century biography( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise science dictionary( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written in a clear, explanatory style, the new Third Edition of the Concise Science Dictionary contains more the 8,500 entries relating to physics, chemistry, biology (including human biology), the earth sciences, and astronomy, as well as terms that are commonly encountered in mathematics and computer science. The new edition has been expanded to reflect recent advances in molecular biology, genetics and genetic engineering, particle physics, cosmology, and fullerene chemistry, immunology, and the techniques and material new to all the sciences. Providing both straightforward definitions and invaluable background information on a wide range of scientific words, concepts, and topics, the entries also offer line-drawings whenever the meaning is best conveyed by way of a diagram. Charts and tables of essential scientific information are also integrated throughout." "With an extensive cross-referencing system that allows readers to place each entry in a broader scientific context, periodic tables, tables of SI units, and classifications of the plant and animal kingdoms, the Concise Science Dictionary is invaluable for non-specialists and students, and an essential resource for professionals seeking an accessible guide to all scientific disciplines."--BOOK JACKET
An A-Z of medicinal drugs by Jan Hawthorn( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searchable database of "this dictionary is an ideal source of reference on the wide range of medicines available today. It covers over-the-counter, pharmacy, and prescription medicines. It contains entries for classes of drugs such as antibiotics, generic names such as ibuprofen, and proprietary names such as Prozac and Arthrotec. Comprehensive information on side effects and interactions with other medicines are given, and there are entries on conditions and the medicines used to treat them. Terms used in the prescription and supply of medicine are provided."
Multilingual dictionary of publishing, printing and bookselling( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and Multiple languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minidictionary for nurses by E. A Martin( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dictionary provides comprehensive coverage of the ever-expanding vocabulary of the nursing professions in an authoritative and accessible way. A must-have for all nurses, students of nursing, medical practitioners and professionals including midwives and health visitors
The Penguin book of the natural world( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Illustrated encyclopedia of music( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to classical music containing concise biographies of 2000 composers and entries on music, songs, operas, masses, concertos, and symphonies
New Oxford dictionary for scientific writers and editors( Book )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes more than 9,700 entries that provide scientists, science writers, and all who work in scientific publishing with a clear style guide for the presentation of scientific information. Reflects widely accepted usage and follows the recommendations of international scientific bodies such as IUPAC and IUPAP. The dictionary gives clear guidance on such matters as spellings (American English and British English), punctuation, abbreviations, prefixes and suffixes, units and quantities, and symbols. Of interest to students, professionals, and publishers working with writing in the fields of physics, chemistry, botany, zoology, biochemistry, genetics, immunology, microbiology, astronomy, mathematics, and computer science
Concise colour science dictionary( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Macmillan encyclopedia by Market House Books Ltd. Staff( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensively revised and enlarged, the Macmillan Encyclopedia is completely up to date, reflecting all the most recent world events and developments. It is the most reliable and useful one-volume encyclopedia available. Its many entries cover the world spectrum of human knowledge, including science and technology, countries of the world, space, natural history, medicine, politics, sport, people, literature, art and history. New entries in this edition cover the latest political developments around the world, including the events of 11 September 2001 and the subsequent war on terrorism; updates on the Middle East and Northern Ireland; people of significance, including Osama Bin Laden and Iain Duncan Smith; the new Nobel Prize winners, film director Peter Jackson, and authors Louis de Bernir̈es and Philip Pullman; the latest innovations and discoveries in science and technology, including stem cell research; and the latest in sport, including entries for Nasser Hussein, Goran Ivanisevic and Ellen McArthur
Who's who in the twentieth century by Oxford University Press( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A dictionary of biology
Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Elizabeth A.

Mading, Yilisuobai 1945-

Martin, E. A.

Martin, E.A. 1945-

Martin, Elisabeth A.

Martin, Elizabeth

Martin, Elizabeth 1945-

Martin, Elizabeth A.

Martin, Elizabeth A. 1945-

Martin, Elizabeth Ann 1945-

Martin, Elizabeth M.A.

マーチン, E.A.

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