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    • Jackie Robinson and the Integration of Baseball

      Provides a detailed account of Jackie Robinson’s life and career, focusing on the events surrounding the shattering of the “color barrier” in Major League Baseball. Discusses his life after baseball, his influential position in the civil rights movement, and his enduring legacy as a racial pioneer. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1327-4
      • List Price: $60.00
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    • Japanese-American Internment during World War II

      Provides a detailed account of the evacuation and internment of Japanese immigrants and Japanese Americans; describes living conditions in the camps; discusses the economic, emotional, and physical toll on interned Japanese-Americans; and ponders the legacy of internment on American society. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more.

      • Publication Date: 2014
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1333-5
      • List Price: $60.00
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    • Kidney Disease and Urinary Tract Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of problems that impact the body’s urinary system, including bladder control problems, kidney stones, cancers, infections, prostate enlargement, glomerular diseases, and kidney failure.

      • Publication Date: June 2020
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1840-8
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • The Korean War

      Provides a detailed account of the Korean War from inception to conclusion, including the continuation of hostilities into the modern era. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2004
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-0766-2
      • List Price: $60.00
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    • Learning and Developmental Disabilities Sourcebook, 1st Edition

      Provides basic consumer health information about learning and developmental disabilities; their types, causes, diagnosis, and treatment; and information about caring for people with learning and developmental disabilities, along with school and career options available for them. Includes resources for additional help and information.

      • Publication Date: April 2021
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1891-0
      • List Price: $47.00
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    • Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens on identifying, diagnosing and living with various types of learning disabilities. Includes an index, and a directory of organizations to provide help or support for those with learning disabilities.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2020
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1814-9
      • List Price: $71.00
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    • Learning Disabilities Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the signs, symptoms, and diagnosis of various learning disabilities and other conditions that impact learning, along with facts about early intervention and the special education process, advice for coping at home and school, and handling the transition to adulthood. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: June 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1703-6
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • The Lewis and Clark Expedition

      Provides users with a detailed and authoritative overview of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, the epic journey through the unknown western wilderness undertaken by Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and their Corps of Discovery in 1803-1806. Includes biographies of principal figures involved in this pivotal episode in U.S. history, primary source documents, and more.

      • Publication Date: October 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1417-2
      • List Price: $60.00
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    • McCarthyism and the Communist Threat

      Provides a detailed account of Senator Joseph McCarthy and his anti-Communist “witch hunts” of the 1950s. Also explores the how the McCarthy era shaped the trajectory of American politics and culture for decades to come. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2011
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1184-3
      • List Price: $60.00
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    • Medical Tests Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about endoscopic, imaging, laboratory, and other types of medical testing for disease diagnosis and monitoring, along with guidelines for screening and preventive care testing in children and adults.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, online access, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Sept 18
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1640-4
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • Men's Health Concerns Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about health conditions of concern to men, along with tips for maintaining physical and mental wellness. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Aug 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1717-3
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • Mental Disability and Rehabilitation Sourcebook, 1st Edition

      Provides an overview of the most common types of mental disability, behavioral-health therapies, co-occurring disorders, medications commonly used to treat mental disability, treatment options, culturally competent care, accessibility, rehabilitation, and the ways in which the Affordable Care Act provides parity protections for behavioral-health services, along with tips on finding a therapist, supporting a friend or family member through diagnosis and treatment, and information about the neurodiversity movement, along with information on how to find government and local disability programs and resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1766-1
      • List Price: $47.00
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    • Mental Health Disorders Sourcebook, 7th Ed.

      Consumer health information about the signs, symptoms, and treatment of various mental illnesses, and the special mental health concerns of children and adolescents, older adults, and other groups, along with tips for maintaining mental wellness. Includes index, glossary of related terms, online access, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Feb 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1679-4
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • Mental Health Information for Teens, 5th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about the causes, warning signs, and symptoms of mental health disorders, along with facts about treatment approaches and tips for teens on coping with stress, building self-esteem, and maintaining mental wellness.

      • Publication Date: Aug 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1573-5
      • List Price: $71.00
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    • Movement Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about diagnosis, treatment, and management of Parkinson disease and other hypokinetic and hyperkinetic movement disorders, along with advice for family members and caregivers.

      • Publication Date: March 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1609-1
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • The Muckrakers and the Progressive Era

      Provides a detailed account of the muckraking movement in early 20th-century American journalism and its contribution to progressive reforms. Explores how the muckraking tradition and progressive political ideas have continued to the modern era. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.

      • Publication Date: 2010
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1093-8
      • List Price: $60.00
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    • Multiple Sclerosis Sourcebook, 2nd Ed.

      Provides information about Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and its effects on mobility, vision, bladder function, speech, swallowing, and cognition, including facts about risk factors, causes, diagnostic procedures and treatment options.

      • Publication Date: May 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1697-8
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • Obesity and Overweight Sourcebook, First Edition

      Provides basic health information about the causes, prevalence, associated health risks, prevention, and treatment of obesity and overweight along with the impact of society and tips for people to cope up with excess weight. Includes resources for additional help and information.

      • Publication Date: July 2020
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1808-8
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • Osteoporosis Sourcebook, 2nd Ed.

      Provides information about the risk factors of osteoporosis along with answers to questions about calcium intake and supplements and other dietary needs, hormone replacement therapies, the drugs used to treat osteoporosis, and surgical options.

      • Publication Date: March 2019
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1685-5
      • List Price: $97.00
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    • Pain Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Consumer health information about the causes and management of various types of acute and chronic pain, along with prevention strategies and coping tips.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, other resources and online access.

      • Publication Date: Feb 2021
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1889-7
      • List Price: $97.00
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