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The Welsh Academy encyclopaedia of Wales

The Welsh Academy encyclopaedia of Wales

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Published by University of Wales Press in Cardiff .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wales -- Encyclopedias,
  • Wales -- History -- Encyclopedias,
  • Wales -- Civilization -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesEncyclopaedia of Wales
    Statementco-editors, John Davies ... [et al.].
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsDavies, John, 1938-, Academi Gymreig.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA708 .W48 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 1059 p. :
    Number of Pages1059
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18727496M
    ISBN 109780708319536, 9780708321546
    LC Control Number2008399906

      "The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales" will become known as the definitive reference works about Wales, containing entries on all the people and places which have made it so culturally, historically and geographically rich.5/5(1). The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales (1st Edition) by John Davies (Editor), "This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study Edition: 1st Edition.

    Wales Book of the Year. Wales Book of the Year Judges. Partners and Sponsors Previous Awards. The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales – Hardback Literature Wales. Glyn Jones Centre, Wales Millennium Centre. Bute Place, Cardiff, CF10 5AL.   The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales is a joint project of the Welsh Academy and University of Wales Press and covers more than 3, subjects. With the new agreement, the Encyclopaedia’s vast content will become accessible and completely cross-searchable within Credo’s collection of more than titles.

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A former newspaper journalist, Jenkins was an accomplished writer of prose. Inhe won the Wales Book of the Year prize for his travel book Gwalia in Khasia () – the story of the Welsh Calvinistic Methodists' Mission to the Khasi Hills in north-east India (–).

Jenkins also edited an accompanying anthology of poetry and prose from the Khasi Hills, entitled Khasia in Notable awards: Eric Gregory Award,Wales. The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of WalesBy John Davies, Nigel Jenkins, Menna Baines and Peredur I.

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