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Book

A banker or trader's positions.

Book

1. An informal term for an accounting record such as an income statement. See also: Cook the books.

2. A general term for a record of any sort.

3. See: Subscribe.

book

1. A specialist's information on limit orders to buy and sell the security in which the specialist makes a market. The orders are left by other exchange members who wish to trade at a price that differs from the current market price. The book provides the specialist with an estimate of the demand for and supply of the stock in which he or she is a market maker. Also called specialist's book.
3. An organization's written accounting record.
4. An underwriting syndicate's record of activity for a new security issue.

book

In accounting, to recognize a transaction by recording an entry. For example, a financial institution books a loan when it lends money to a customer.
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IMLS and its co-operator, the American Association for State and Local History, will award a total of 3,000 free sets of the IMLS Bookshelf by the end of 2009.
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The book has a solid bibliography but is more likely to be useful in an undergraduate college course than as a resource on a pastor's bookshelf. Ann Fritschel, Wartburg Theological Seminary
While one could argue with a few of the difficulty levels assigned to pieces--Ravel's Sonatine and Copland's Passacaglia immediately come to mind--the sheer number of composers included, particularly contemporary composers from Australia, Canada and South America, make this an indispensable addition to the pianist's bookshelf. While the modern era is covered thoroughly, more consistency of baroque music would be appreciated, such as Handel, Scarlatti and Soler.