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A Call to the Colours: Tracing Your Canadian Military Ancestors

by Kenneth Cox

Our ancestors were required to perform military service, often as militia. The discovery that an ancestor served during one of the major conflicts in our history is exciting. A Call to the Colours provides the...


A Shakespearian Grammar: An Attempt to Illustrate Some of the Differences Between Elizabethan and Modern English

by E. A. Abbott

Finest guide to the peculiarities of Elizabethan syntax, grammar, and prosody addresses every idiomatic usage found in Shakespeare's works. Each of more than 500 classifications is illustrated with quotes, all...


Literary Research and the Era of American Nationalism and Romanticism: Strategies and Sources

by Angela Courtney

This book recommends best practices for research in the lively and vibrant literature of the American Early Republic. Covering all formats, the volume discusses bibliographies, indexes, research guides, archives...


Writing Local History Today: A Guide to Researching, Publishing, and Marketing Your Book

by Thomas A. Mason & J. Kent Calder

Featuring practical advice and sample documents, Writing Local History Today guides local historians through the sometimes daunting process of researching, writing, and publishing their work.


Inheritance in Ontario: Wills and Other Records for Family Historians

by Jane E. MacNamara

Whether your ancestor left hundreds of acres of land, money, or a few modest belongings, the records created when those legacies were distributed can provide valuable clues to family connections, relationships,...


Literary Research and the American Modernist Era: Strategies and Sources

by Robert N. Matuozzi & Elizabeth B. Lindsay

Examines best current reference resources and strategies for doing research on American modernist era writers, with narrative coverage of archival collections, digital content and printed tools, as well as historical...


Finding History: Research Methods and Resources for Students and Scholars

by Christine Bombaro

Finding History is a practical and modern guide to research for history projects. It simplifies and clarifies the research process so that students new to the experience may locate appropriate research material...


Femininities in the Field

by Brooke A. Porter & Heike A. Schänzel

The aim of this book is to analyse and reflect on the effect of femininities in the field and the encountered biases specific to women researchers in tourism studies. The purpose of the book is to define potential...


Qualitative Methods in Tourism Research

by Dr. Wendy Hillman & Kylie Radel

This volume seeks to expose and illustrate new approaches and thinking in qualitative methods that are being developed and implemented in tourism research. The contributions bring together various qualitative...


Dialogues with Ethnography

by Dr. Jan Blommaert

This book persuasively argues the case that ethnography must be viewed as a full theoretical system, rather than just as a research method. Blommaert traces the influence of his reading of classic works about...


The Elements of Style (4th Edition) (Best Navigation, Active TOC) (A to Z Classics)

by William Strunk Jr.

'The Elements of Style' (1918), by William Strunk, Jr., is an American English writing style guide. It is the best-known, most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required...


Historically Black Colleges and Universities

by Alphonso W. Knight Sr.

Alphonso W. Knight Sr., is a retired architectural engineer, teacher, and college administrator. He served as superintendent of buildings and grounds at Fessenden Academy in Martin, Florida and at Virginia Union...


Measuring Research

by Cassidy R. Sugimoto & Vincent Larivi?re

Policy makers, academic administrators, scholars, and members of the public are clamoring for indicators of the value and reach of research. The question of how to quantify the impact and importance of research...


Sex Rules!

by Janice Z. Brodman

• Janice will market the book widely using her rich “multiplier network” of people who can contact tens of thousands of others. This network includes media travel gurus like Richard Bangs, award-winning...


North Carolina Civil War Documentary

by W. Buck Yearns Jr. & John G. Barrett

This collection of primary source material chronicles the Civil War experiences of North Carolinians from the secession crisis to the Confederate surrender at Bennett Place. In contrast to other works on the...


Case Study Research

by Dan Remenyi

Although the case study research method is increasingly important and used by many researchers it is still not well understood. Case Study Research in the Quick Guides Series explains the main issues which...


Field Methods for Academic Research: Interviews, Focus Groups & Questionnaires

by Dan Remenyi

Inerviews, focus groups and questionnaires are everyday tools of the academic resedracher in Business and Management Studies. Most research degrees and may academic peer reviewed journal papers have employed...


Writing up your Research

by Dan Remenyi & Frank Bannister

There are always challenges in writing up your research. Sometimes the problem is to do with the process of the actual writing itself and other times it concerns how to ensure that all the aspects of the research...


Quantitative Methods in Tourism

by Rodolfo Baggio & Jane Klobas

In this revised second edition, Baggio and Klobas build upon the work of their previous volume, offering a presentation of quantitative research methods for tourism researchers. This accessible and rigorous...


Early Language Learning

by Dr. Janet Enever & Dr. Eva Lindgren

This is the first collection of research studies to explore the potential for mixed methods to shed light on foreign or second language learning by young learners in instructed contexts. It brings together recent...