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    • Plessy v. Ferguson

      Provides a detailed account of the legal drama that established the "separate but equal" doctrine. Details the postwar Reconstruction era; the legal issues involved in Plessy v. Ferguson; the spread of discriminatory Jim Crow laws; the effects of segregation on African Americans; and the efforts to overturn Plessy. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more.

      • Publication Date: 2014
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1329-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • Pregnancy Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer information for teens about maintaining health during pregnancy, preparing for childbirth, and caring for a newborn. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: May 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1557-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Prohibition

      Provides a detailed account of Prohibition. Explores the enduring legacy of Prohibition in the modern era. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2004
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-0768-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • Reconstruction

      Provides users with a detailed and authoritative overview of the tumultuous period immediately following the Civil War, when the United States faced the enormous challenges of restoring ties with the shattered South and helping four million formerly enslaved people make the transition to new lives as free citizens. Includes biographies of principal figures involved in this pivotal episode in U.S. history, primary source documents, and more.

      • Publication Date: Aug. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1510-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • Religious Holidays and Calendars, 3rd Ed.

      Comprehensive source of information about the calendars and holidays of the world’s religions. Provides concise information about the beliefs, practices, and history of more than 20 major religions. Additional features include bibliography, calendar index, holiday index, and master index.

      • Publication Date: 2004
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-0665-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $59.50

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    • Respiratory Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about prevention, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of respiratory disorders, along with tips for coping with chronic lung disease. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1536-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Roe v. Wade

      Provides a detailed account of the history of abortion in America, describing the Roe v. Wade case, explaining the decision and its implications, examining the continuing debate over abortion rights, and analyzing its impact on American society and politics. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2008
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1026-6
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • Ruffner’s Allusions, 3rd Ed.

      A thematic dictionary, with almost 13,000 cultural, literary, religious, and historical allusion entries organized under 730 thematic categories. Includes a bibliography and index.

      • Publication Date: 2009
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1122-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $46.90

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    • Savings and Investment Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer finance information for teens about economic principles, wealth development, bank accounts, stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and other financial tools.

      • Publication Date: April 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1553-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • The Scopes "Monkey Trial"

      Provides a detailed account of the famous Scopes "Monkey Trial" and the continuing debate over evolution and religion in American society. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2007
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-0955-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • The September 11 Terrorist Attacks

      Provides a detailed account of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Explores the history of Islamist terrorism, America’s military reaction, and the events’ lasting influence on society. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2012
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1240-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • Sexual Health Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Health tips about sexual health including the physical and emotional changes that accompany puberty and emerging sexuality, and the risks of unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases.

      • Publication Date: Jan. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1385-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about risk factors, symptoms, testing, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases and related complications, along with facts about prevention strategies. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: June 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1518-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Skin Health Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about acne, infections, and other skin conditions, with facts about skin cancer prevention and tips for taking care of the skin, nails, and hair. Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1579-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sleep Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sleep disorders in children and adults, along with facts about how and why people sleep, diseases that affect sleep and the health consequences of sleep deprivation.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1474-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Sleep Information for Teens, 2nd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about sleep and sleep requirements for teens and explains the biological processes involved in sleep and discusses circadian rhythms, dreaming, sleep hygiene, and sleep disorders.

      • Publication Date: Jan 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1478-3
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $62.00

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    • The Spanish-American War

      Provides a detailed account of the Spanish-American War. Explores the history of America’s territorial expansion, the events leading up to the conflict, and its lasting influence on society. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2012
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1235-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • Sports Injuries Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Consumer health information for teens about sports-related injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: Sept 17
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1567-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sports Injuries Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about sports injuries in various parts of the body, protective equipment and preventive measures, treatment options, and a special section on sports injuries in children and teens. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: July 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1528-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • The Stonewall Riots

      Provides users with a detailed and authoritative overview of the Stonewall Riots, beginning with the June 28, 1969, raid on a popular gay bar by New York City police that launched a six-day series of violent protests and inspired the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) civil rights movement in the United States. Includes biographies of principal figures involved in this pivotal episode in U.S. history, primary source documents, and more.

      • Publication Date: March 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1442-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00