1st Edition

Routledge Spanish Technical Dictionary Diccionario Tecnico Ingles
Volume 1: Spanish-English/espanol-ingles Volume 2: English-Spanish/inglés-español

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ISBN 9780415431040
Published October 22, 2008 by Routledge
1824 Pages

USD $500.00

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Book Description

These 2 volumes consist of some 100,000 headwords in both Spanish and English, including 3,000 abbreviations. Terms are drawn from the whole range of modern applied science and technical terminology. These volumes can be purchased either separately or together in print and as a set on CD-ROM.
Each volume is compiled by an international team of subject terminologists, native English and Spanish speakers. Special attention is given to differences between UK and US terminology, and to Spanish and Latin-American variants. Over 70 subject areas are covered including: * Transport
* Physics
* Mechanical Engineering
* Automotive Engineering
* Electricity
* Mining
* Chemistry
* Construction
* Electrical Engineering
* Geology
* Railways
* Production Engineering
* Geophysics
* Fuelless Energy Sources
* Military Technology
* Quality
* Assurance
* Television
* Particle Physics
* Space Technology
* Pollution
* Optics
* Telecommunications
* Safety Engineering
* Electronics
* Nuclear Technology
* Chemical Technology
* Packaging
* Computing & Data Processing
* Recycling


'I believe that this dictionary is indispensable for the Spanish translator who needs a good, up-to-date, one-volume technical dictionary.' - ATA Chronicle

'This exquisite two-volume set will be a coveted addition to any translator's reference collection. It follows in the rich tradition of Routledge's French (1994) and German (1995) technical dictiories...With the publication of this two-volume set, Routledge has created a classic reference that will be widely used and respected by casual and professional translators and researchers for years to come' - Technical Communication

'The contents are outstanding: access to these contents via their arrangement is also of the highest quality. The overall result is an admirable example of a modern dictionary specifically for technical use.' - Languages and Literature

'this broadly-ranging yet admirably detailed technical dictionary should find widespread application throughout industry and commerce, and particularly in our own circumstances, in any library likely to deal with either technical translation enquiries or more generally with the Spanish language' - Languages and Literature

'a very useable bilingual dictionary and would be highly recommended for libraries collecting in the physical sciences and engineering.' - E-Stream