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Former Augustan composing King work

...conducting at the Manhattan School of Music, has published original works through labels such as Bill Holab Music, Oxford University Press, Sony/Columbia, Rounder, and Warner Bros. He freelances as a cellist and his works have been performed nationally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-09-19/former-augustan-
Muffins are not dessert

...or are they an entirely different animal? A quick check of The Oxford Companion to Food by Alan Davidson (Oxford University Press, 1999) was all it took to set the record straight. It turns out that muffins, from French moufflet or "soft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/05/foo_482229.shtml
Food
2004's best and worst religion books

...Christians bore the blame for the very worst ones. Hallelujahs for the top four of 2004: 1. "The Quran" (Oxford University Press) by M.A.S. Abdel Haleem of the University of London, which fills the huge need for a scholarly yet readable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/01/rel_438724.shtml
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Which one of the 'deadly sin' is deadlier - pride or greed?

...said to undergird all sins. But in "Greed" (Oxford University Press), Phyllis A. Tickle contends that "greed...There's telling proof of sin's ascent in the Oxford University Press series of seven little books on the deadly sins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/24/rel_413332.shtml
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Books ponder whether Jewish Passover commemorates real events

...are reflected in the new Jewish Study Bible (Oxford University Press), the first one-volume commentary on the Hebrew...could have been 20,000 Israelites. On the Net: Oxford University Press: http://www.oup.com/us Eerdmans http...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/03/rel_410961.shtml
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Recent books fill gaps in knowledge and on the reference shelf

...Harvard University, the American flag, and even the good old $1 bill. In the Oxford Dictionary of Nicknames (Oxford University Press, $25), Andrew Delahunty identifies 1,800 nicknames of people, places and things, from "The Accidental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/12/art_415308.shtml
Arts
Compare eight church-approved New Testaments

...consulting various versions for personal and group study is aided by "The Catholic Comparative New Testament" (Oxford University Press). It's a cleverly useful volume that prints eight church-endorsed English translations side by side - a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/18/rel_70777.shtml
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Small portions

...hungry for knowledge about matters comestible may now be found in the pages of The Oxford Companion to Food (Oxford University Press, $60). Tipping the scales at 6 pounds, this ambitious reference work is no lightweight in its field. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/03/liv_286973.shtml
Life & style
Christianity undergoing massive global shift

...historian Philip Jenkins. He first examined such trends in The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity. Oxford University Press plans an update of that 2002 title and a book by Dr. Jenkins pondering Christianity's plight in Europe. Meanwhile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/06/rel_111423.shtml
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Muslim professor prints Quran in modern English

...good use the past seven years, working on a Quran translation in English that appeared last month: The Quran (Oxford University Press). The Quran defines the belief and conduct of a billion-plus Muslims, including a growing number of immigrants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/14/rel_425303.shtml
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