By University of Nebraska Press
In 2016 the college of Nebraska Press celebrates its seventy fifth anniversary. Proudly rooted within the nice Plains, the click has proven itself because the greatest and such a lot varied writer positioned among Chicago and California. The achievements of an unlimited community of committed authors, editors, board individuals, sequence editors, and employees, the click has released greater than 4,000 books and greater than 30 journals of influential and enduring value.
What began as a one-person operation at a land provide establishment at the moderately populated plains of Nebraska has tenaciously grown right into a press that has earned a world attractiveness for publishing awesome works in local experiences, background, anthropology, American reports, activities, cultural feedback, fiction, fiction in translation, inventive nonfiction, and poetry. successful quite a few awards over the years, such a lot significantly numerous Nobel Prizes, the clicking has contributed richly to the nation, the quarter, and much past. The Press’s partnership with the Jewish ebook Society has positioned an emphasis on books in Jewish reports and Bible reviews, whereas the purchase of Potomac Books has multiplied the Press’s subject material to incorporate nationwide and world affairs and extra common assurance of army history.
In honor of its seventy fifth anniversary, the clicking has produced the ebook Big condominium at the Prairie, which includes a narrative of press highlights, profiles of key ancient staff, and lists of its seventy five most vital books, 30 journals, and seventy five so much noteworthy book covers. Please sign up for us in celebrating seventy five years of publishing excellence.
By James R Heintze
Esther Williamson Ballou was once vastly well known via all who encountered her notable versatility as a musician and instructor. even supposing her track has endured to be played through the years due to the fact that her dying in 1973, this quantity is the 1st book-length research of her existence and contributions to the musical global. the results of an in depth bibliographical seek, and repeated touch with Esther's husband, Harold, and her buddies and co-workers, James R. Heintze's bio-bibliography will give you the researcher with information regarding what fabrics exist and the place they're positioned, that formerly used to be no longer available.
By Thomas Nemet
By Bernd Lutz
By Elizabeth Lyon
By Joseph A. Dane
"As bibliographers or e-book historians, we practice our paintings via altering the functionality of the gadgets we research. We hardly decide up an Aldine variation to learn one of many classical texts it comprises. . . . Print tradition, less than this proposal, isn't a medium for writing or suggestion yet a old item of analysis; our bibliographical box, our personal concoction, turns into the genuine referent of the items we outline as its foundation."—From the Introduction
What is a e-book within the learn of print tradition? For the coed of fabric texts, it's not just a singular replica wearing the original lines of printing and protection efforts, or an variation, repeated and repeatable, or a car for concepts to be abstracted from the actual reproduction. but if the bibliographer situates a ebook reproduction in the equipment of publication background, Joseph A. Dane contends, it's the identified set of assumptions which govern the self-discipline that bibliographic arguments privilege, repeat, or problem. "Book history," he writes, "is us."
In Blind Impressions, Dane reexamines the sector of fabric ebook historical past via wondering its most elementary assumptions and definitions. How is print outlined? What are the bounds of printing background? What constitutes proof? His concluding part takes shape as a chain of brief reviews in topic and version, contemplating such concerns as two-color printing, the composing stick utilized by hand-press printers, the bibliographical prestige of booklet fragments, and the functionality of scholarly representation within the electronic Age. Meticulously exact, deeply realized, and infrequently contrarian, Blind Impressions is a bracing critique of how students outline and resolve problems.
By Roger Flury
This ebook doesn't restrict itself to mainstream recordings yet comprises besides 'unofficial' recordings taken from pronounces or illegally recorded in theaters, making sure that the audio recording heritage of Puccini is freed from gaps. (Video and DVD concerns, even if of staged performances or excerpts in live performance, will not be integrated until they've been issued in a sound-only format.) This quantity brings jointly info on approximately 10,000 recordings of Puccini's song. It offers a accomplished assessment of the recorded background of the composer's works and serves as an invaluable consultant for the move of recordings from one structure to another.
By Heidelberger Club Für Wirtschaft Und Kultur E.V.
By Beth Luey
By Matt Garrish,Markus Gylling
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