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Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.
Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.

Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the advertising and marketing industry such as Advertising account executives, Advertising and Marketing managers, Art directors, Models, Photo stylists, and more.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.
Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the agricultural industry such as Beekeepers, Farmers, Food Technologists, Range Managers, and more.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library offers comprehensive and wide ranging research options on this compelling era of American history. Material in each of the three titles has been reviewed by an independent advisory board for its curriculum relevance and its accessibility to students in grades 6-12.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the era of industrial development in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Civil War and Reconstruction Era in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 3
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 3

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 3

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Westward Expansion Era in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 4
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 4

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 4

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Reform Era and eastern United States development in U.S. history.

American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.

This 4-vol. set supplies the in-depth information about the American Revolution that students and researchers need for class assignments and reports.

Amphibian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Amphibian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Amphibian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines the natural history of these creatures from frogs, toads, newts, and salamanders to the rare caecilians.

Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the history of Imperial China from its earliest beginnings to the days of the last emperor.

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.
Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.

The ancient civilizations of Iraq, Egypt, India, China, Central America and other regions are the focus of this remarkable contribution to student reference.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.
Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the animal care field such as Animal Breeders and Technicians, Animal Caretakers, Animal Handlers, Farmers, Park Rangers, Pet Sitters, Veterinarians, and more.

Animal Life, ed. , v.
Animal Life, ed. , v.

Animal Life, ed. , v.

Examines animals such as sea animals, spiders, and mammals featuring their behavior, homes, and care of offspring and eggs.

Animals Up Close, ed. , v.
Animals Up Close, ed. , v.

Animals Up Close, ed. , v.

Features close-up images of animals from insects to reptiles to mammals to birds, revealing the colors, textures, and structures of each animal.

Animals and me, ed. , v.
Animals and me, ed. , v.

Animals and me, ed. , v.

Examines a specific area of the human body, such as our eyes, our nose, our skin, and explains what it's for, and then compares it with the body parts of other animals.

Animals, ed. , v.
Animals, ed. , v.

Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of animals.

Animation, ed. , v.
Animation, ed. , v.

Animation, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the field of animation such as animators, business managers, directors, editors, producers, and scriptwriters.

Archaeology, ed. , v.
Archaeology, ed. , v.

Archaeology, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in archaeology such as anthropologists, historians, anthropology/archaeology college professors, field technicians and supervisors, and museum curators.

Architecture and Building, ed. , v.
Architecture and Building, ed. , v.

Architecture and Building, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the architecture and building industry such as Architects, Civil engineers, College professors, Drafters, Environmental engineers, and more.

Armed Forces, ed. , v.
Armed Forces, ed. , v.

Armed Forces, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the armed forces industry such as Aviation occupations, Combat specialty occupations, Construction, building, and extraction occupations, Military pilots, Health care occupations, and more.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.
Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "arriba" y "debajo" a través de oraciones simples y texto repetitivo ilustrado. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Art, ed. 2, v.
Art, ed. 2, v.

Art, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the art industry such as Antiques and art dealers, Costume designers, Creative arts therapists, Education directors and museum teachers, Fashion designers and illustrators, Photographers, and more.

Artists Around the World, ed. , v.
Artists Around the World, ed. , v.

Artists Around the World, ed. , v.

Examines a variety of famous artists, from ballerinas, puppeteers, painters, poets, and sculptors, with accompanying illustrations and photographs to supplement the content.

Ask Me Everything, ed. , v.
Ask Me Everything, ed. , v.

Ask Me Everything, ed. , v.

Provides lists and quips, stats and quotes, to keep readers of all ages asking questions for hours.

Ask a Bug, ed. , v.
Ask a Bug, ed. , v.

Ask a Bug, ed. , v.

Presents in question-and-answer format information and trivia about insects, including if all bees make honey, why spiders don't stick to their webs, and the best insect disguises.

Ask a Dinosaur, ed. , v.
Ask a Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Ask a Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Presents, in question-and-answer format, information and trivia about dinosaurs, including which dinosaurs were the deadliest, how well dinosaurs could swim, and if they can be brought back to life.

Astronomy, ed. , v.
Astronomy, ed. , v.

Astronomy, ed. , v.

Features the discoveries and research that have transformed our understanding of the planets and stars of the universe.

Atlantis, ed. , v.
Atlantis, ed. , v.

Atlantis, ed. , v.

Provides eyewitness accounts, with alternative explanations and other elements of reasoning, to explore the mythical lost island of Atlantis, which vanished without a trace.

Atlas A-Z, ed. 4, v.
Atlas A-Z, ed. 4, v.

Atlas A-Z, ed. 4, v.

Provides more than 6,500 cross-referenced geographical names and sixty clearly labeled maps, incorporating up-to-date information on nearly two hundred nations.

Automotives, ed. , v.
Automotives, ed. , v.

Automotives, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the automotive industry such as Automobile collision repairers, Automobile detailers, Automobile service technicians, Diesel mechanics, Inspectors, Test drivers, and more.

Aviation, ed. 2, v.
Aviation, ed. 2, v.

Aviation, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in aviation such as aeronautical and aerospace technicians, aerospace engineers, aircraft mechanics, customs officials, military pilots, flight Instructors, and travel agents.

Baby Animals, ed. , v.
Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of baby animals.

Baseball, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Baseball, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Baseball, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the history, techniques, and interesting facts of baseball.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.
Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

This guide presents extensive data on the habitats and ecosystems of more than 1,200 species identified as endangered or threatened by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service. Entries include introductory information with an image of the species; a summary section detailing information on each species; a concluding summary of recovery efforts; and a bibliography of contacts for further information.

Big Cats, ed. , v.
Big Cats, ed. , v.

Big Cats, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of big cats such as lions, tigers, pumas, and leopards.

Bird, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Bird, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Bird, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the world of birds, examining such topics as body construction, feathers and flight, the adaptation of beaks and feet, feeding habits, courtship, nests and eggs, and bird watching.

Birds, ed. , v.
Birds, ed. , v.

Birds, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of various kinds of birds from birds of prey to parrots.

Boat, ed. , v.
Boat, ed. , v.

Boat, ed. , v.

Provides a guide to the origins, principles, and historical study of boats.

Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.
Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.

Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the broadcasting industry such as Actors, Animators, Camera operators, Disc jockeys, Lighting technicians, Production assistants, and more.

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

Describes a variety of insects and their behavior, discussing metamorphosis, camouflage, defenses, and their benefits to people.

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

This book tells the story about a leaf bug who introduces other bugs that also have great camouflaging ability.

Business Managers, ed. 2, v.
Business Managers, ed. 2, v.

Business Managers, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the business industry such as Business managers, Chief information officers, Financial institution officers and managers, Retail managers, and more.

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5
Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.

Business, ed. 3, v.
Business, ed. 3, v.

Business, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the business industry such as accountants and auditors, event planners, internet executives, office administrators, and stock clerks.

Butterfly & Moth, ed. , v.
Butterfly & Moth, ed. , v.

Butterfly & Moth, ed. , v.

Explores the behavior and life cycles of butterflies and moths, examining mating rituals, camouflage, habitat, and growth from pupa to larva to adult.

Cat, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Cat, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Cat, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the anatomy, behavior, habitats, and other aspects of wild and domestic cats.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.
Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "cerca" y "lejos" a través de oraciones sencillas y un repetivo texto ilustrado. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

Chemical Elements, ed. 2, v.
Chemical Elements, ed. 2, v.

Chemical Elements, ed. 2, v.

Provides in-depth information on 112 known chemical elements, plus coverage of recently discovered elements 113 through 116 and 118.

Chemistry, ed. , v.
Chemistry, ed. , v.

Chemistry, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Chemistry such as Biochemists, Chemical engineers, Environmental technicians, Food technologists, Toxicologists, and more.

Child Care, ed. , v.
Child Care, ed. , v.

Child Care, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Child Care such as Child life specialists, Children's librarians, Guidance counselors, Nannies, Teacher aides, and more

Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia, ed. , v.
Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Covers entries ranging from Abolitionist Movement to Zoos.

Children's World Atlas, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Children's World Atlas, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Children's World Atlas, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides facts, maps, satellite images, and local stories, taking the reader on the ultimate round the world journey from Bolivia's bustling markets to carnival time in Venice.

Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.
Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.

Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in clerical occupations such as billing clerks, hotel desk clerks, legal secretaries, office clerks, receptionists, and typists.

Climate Change, ed. , v.
Climate Change, ed. , v.

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Examines the impact of global warming on the planet, and what can be done to combat climate change.

Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.
Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.

Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.

Profiles careers as coaches and fitness professionals such as Aerobics instructors, College sports coaches, Dietitians and nutritionists, Exercise physiologists, Fitness directors, and more.

Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.
Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.

Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the complementary and alternative health care industry such as Acupuncturists, Aromatherapists, Ayurvedic doctors and practitioners, Chiropractors, Herbalists, Massage therapists, and more.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.
Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Provides information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Reviews the history of computer science, discusses concepts, and profiles contributors in the field. Also explores the impact of computers on society, with examples in literature and film to illustrate and support trends. Includes illustrations, sidebars, bibliographies, filmographies, timelines, charts, and a glossary. For general audiences.

Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.
Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.

Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in computer and video game design such as Advertising workers, Art directors, Artists and animators, Computer and video game designers, Computer programmers, and more.

Computers, ed. 5, v.
Computers, ed. 5, v.

Computers, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs in Computers such as College professors, computer science, Computer and video game designers, Computer network administrators, Hardware engineers, Software designers, Webmasters, and more.

Construction, ed. 4, v.
Construction, ed. 4, v.

Construction, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in Construction such as Architects, Bricklayers, Cement masons, Construction inspectors, Roofers, and more.

Construction, ed. 5, v.
Construction, ed. 5, v.

Construction, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs in the construction industry such as architects, cement masons, drafters, electricians, landscape architects, and roofers.

Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1
Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1

Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1

Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of Latino heritage who form the international Hispanic community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including art, music and literature to science, politics and business.

Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.
Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.

Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in Cosmetology such as Aromatherapists, Barbers, Color analysts and image consultants, Dermatologists, Spa attendants, and more.

Cowboy, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Cowboy, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Cowboy, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Traces the history and lore of cowboys from around the world.

Crystal and Gem, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Crystal and Gem, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Crystal and Gem, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines crystals and gems in various shapes, sizes and colors. Also explores how crystals are used in everything from industrial tools and electronics to items in the household.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

DK Guide to Dinosaurs, ed. , v.
DK Guide to Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

DK Guide to Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Depicts how dinosaurs lived and died, covering such topics as habitats, size, hunting techniques, self-defense, courtship, and family life.

DK Guide to Mammals, ed. , v.
DK Guide to Mammals, ed. , v.

DK Guide to Mammals, ed. , v.

Explores the world of mammals--their habitats, behavior, anatomy, intelligence, and more.

DK Guide to Weather, ed. , v.
DK Guide to Weather, ed. , v.

DK Guide to Weather, ed. , v.

Explores a wide range of weather topics, including climate and seasons, wind and gales, lightning and thunderstorms, hurricanes and tornadoes, solar wonders, and weather forecasting.

DK Guide to the Human Body, ed. , v.
DK Guide to the Human Body, ed. , v.

DK Guide to the Human Body, ed. , v.

Provides a guide to the skeleton, organs and senses. Explains the processes of the human body in detail.

Dangerous Dinosaurs Q&A, ed. , v.
Dangerous Dinosaurs Q&A, ed. , v.

Dangerous Dinosaurs Q&A, ed. , v.

Examines facts about dinosaurs including why some plant-eating dinosaurs grew so large, how dinosaurs used teeth, claws, spikes, and tail clubs in their fight for survival, and why the dinosaurs died out and what happened afterwards.

Desert, ed. , v.
Desert, ed. , v.

Desert, ed. , v.

Examines the forces that form deserts and discusses the animals and people that inhabit them.

Design, ed. 3, v.
Design, ed. 3, v.

Design, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in design such as architects, computer and video game designers, drafters, florists, makeup artists, photo stylists, and toy and game designers.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.
Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.

Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.
Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.

Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.

Covers the day a gentle Triceratops has when he forgets to stay with the herd and has to use his sharp horns to fight a Tyrannosaurus.

Dinosaur, ed. , v.
Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Explores the world of dinosaurs from the ferocious Velociraptor to the gentle giant Barosaurus.

Dinosaurs Eye to Eye, ed. , v.
Dinosaurs Eye to Eye, ed. , v.

Dinosaurs Eye to Eye, ed. , v.

Find out where dinosaurs lived, and explore their habitats. Take a too-close-for-comfort look at bone-crushing jaws and muscle-ripping claws. Includes notes about how we mammals evolved from dinosaurs. Tells the reader about new evidence that dinosaurs were warm blooded and evolved to have feathers.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.
Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Features brightly colored pictures and simple text to introduce toddlers to different kinds of dinosaurs.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.
Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Presents an illustrated look at dinosaurs, as well as prehistoric life forms that preceded them, life forms that arose after their demise, and the fossils that allow us to know about them.

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.
Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

This set cover more than 300 of the most important scientific discoveries as defined by a Board of scientists and historians. It aims to present an in-depth treatment of "curiosity-led science," as well as directed research that led to important inventions and technologies. It will spark curiosity and engagement among readers, ranging from advanced high school students, to those in college and universities, as well as educated readers.

Dog, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Dog, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Dog, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the evolutionary history of the entire dog family, their domestication, anatomy, behavior, and breeds, highlighting the many ways in which they have helped people throughout history.

Eagle & Birds of Prey, ed. , v.
Eagle & Birds of Prey, ed. , v.

Eagle & Birds of Prey, ed. , v.

Describes the anatomy, hunting techniques, mating, nesting, and eating habits of birds of prey, as well as their techniques for stalking, catching and killing their quarry.

Earth Science, ed. 2, v.
Earth Science, ed. 2, v.

Earth Science, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in Earth Science such as Botanists, Ecologists, Marine biologists, Meteorologists, Science writers, and more.

Earth, ed. , v.
Earth, ed. , v.

Earth, ed. , v.

Provides fun facts about the planet Earth. Examines the earth's position in the solar system and how its surface is constantly being re-shaped by the elements.

Ecology, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ecology, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ecology, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides information about ecology in general, specific ecosystems, and our changing understanding of life around us.

Education, ed. 3, v.
Education, ed. 3, v.

Education, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in education such as Adult and vocational education teachers, Career and employment counselors and technicians, College professors, Education directors and museum teachers, Elementary school teachers, English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers, Park rangers, and more.

Electronics, ed. , v.
Electronics, ed. , v.

Electronics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the electronics industry such as Avionics engineers, Cost estimators, Electricians, Inspectors, Quality assurance testers, and more.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Provides an exhaustive and organized overview of Jewish life and knowledge from the Second Temple period to the contemporary State of Israel, from Rabbinic to modern Yiddish literature, from Kabbalah to "Americana" and from Zionism to the contribution of Jews to world cultures, Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd edition is important to scholars, general readers and students.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.
Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.

Designed for the nonspecialist, the Encyclopedia of Business and Finance is a 2-vol. complete reference covering five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems. Drawing on practical professional expertise as well as that of noted scholars, the contributors include executives, government administrators and scholars from leading business programs from around the United States.

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, ed. , v.

Focuses on English-language comics, plus a small selection of influential Japanese and European works, with special emphasis on the new graphic novel format that emerged in the 1970s.

Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.

Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.

Explores the social, medical, legal and political issues related to drugs and alcohol and associated behaviors. Includes emerging topics and developments in the many fields of addiction studies.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies.

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.

The second edition of a resource that is considered a standard reference in the field. Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors.

Encyclopedia of Small Business, ed. 4, v.
Encyclopedia of Small Business, ed. 4, v.

Encyclopedia of Small Business, ed. 4, v.

Provides entrepreneurs with how-to information that they can apply to their own business. Features revised and expanded coverage to reflect the most current small business topics.

Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2, v.

A multicultural biographical source that covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods who have made significant contributions to human culture.

Endangered Animals, ed. , v.
Endangered Animals, ed. , v.

Endangered Animals, ed. , v.

Provides an introduction to various animal species that are threatened with extinction, including polar bears, sea turtles, river dolphins, jaguars, gibbons, and others; and discusses ways to help them survive.

Energy, ed. , v.
Energy, ed. , v.

Energy, ed. , v.

This book explains the fundamentals of energy science and the impact of energy on human life and the environment. Interdisciplinary in nature, it covers topics from such fields as geology, biology, physics, history, sociology, and economics.

Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.
Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.

Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.

Provides a translation of Scribner's Human Diseases and Conditions for Spanish-speaking researchers. Details health and medical information on 280 diseases and conditions.

Engineering, ed. 3, v.
Engineering, ed. 3, v.

Engineering, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Engineering such as Aerospace engineers, Biomedical engineers, Chemical engineers, Nuclear engineers, Software engineers, and more.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.
Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs for career-driven readers interested in managing their own business such as Antiques and art dealers, Bed and breakfast owners, Florists, Franchise owners, Pet Sitters, and more.

Environment, ed. 4, v.
Environment, ed. 4, v.

Environment, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in the environment such as air quality engineers, fish and game wardens, geologists, park rangers, and soil scientists.

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.
Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

Provides in-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues. Each article is written in a nontechnical style and provides current status, analysis, and suggested solutions whenever possible.

Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.
Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.

Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.

Focuses on how pollution impacts both human health as well as environmental health. Discusses the types of pollution, increased awareness of pollution and the negative consequences, and how laws and treaties are being used to curb pollution.

Epidemic, ed. , v.
Epidemic, ed. , v.

Epidemic, ed. , v.

Discusses what an epidemic is, how it evolves, various causes and carriers, and efforts to prevent epidemics.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

This book takes readers to the prehistoric era when creatures like Smilodons, Pterodactyls and the Megatooth Shark ruled the land, air, and sea. It features images, games, size comparisons, timelines, a glossary, an index, and more.

Everything on Earth, ed. , v.
Everything on Earth, ed. , v.

Everything on Earth, ed. , v.

Explore our planet, and its wildlife, from the largest to the smallest animals on earth. Experience the most extreme weather, visit the deepest oceans, and witness the power of volcanoes and other spectacular displays of nature.

Evolution, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Evolution, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Evolution, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers animals, plants, bones, and fossils to reveal the ideas and discoveries that have changed our understanding of the natural world and how life began.

Explorer, ed. , v.
Explorer, ed. , v.

Explorer, ed. , v.

Charts the journeys of intrepid travelers, from Marco Polo to Neil Armstrong, looking at the challenges they faced and the discoveries they made.

Exploring Space, ed. , v.
Exploring Space, ed. , v.

Exploring Space, ed. , v.

Contains articles detailing biographies of famous astronomers, celestial bodies found in the universe, the solar system, and future explorations into space.

Farm, ed. , v.
Farm, ed. , v.

Farm, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different things one can find on a farm.

Farm, ed. , v.
Farm, ed. , v.

Farm, ed. , v.

Covers the different aspects of farming through the ages including the equipment, domestic animals, crops, and the future of farming.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.
Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Provides facts and information about the cultural, religious, and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century. In 500 entries, detailed information about clothing, hairstyles, tattoos, jewelry, body piercing, feet binding, and other types of fashion or style is examined. Entries explain the fashion or style within the context of the traditions, customs, rituals, and practices.

Fashion, ed. 3, v.
Fashion, ed. 3, v.

Fashion, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Fashion such as Apparel industry workers, Fashion coordinators, Fashion designers, Fashion photographers, Models, Tailors and dressmakers, and more.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Film, ed. , v.
Film, ed. , v.

Film, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Film such as Actors, Animators, Camera Operators, Film Writers, Screenwriters, Stunt Performers, and more.

Financial Services, ed. 3, v.
Financial Services, ed. 3, v.

Financial Services, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Financial Services such as Accountants and Auditors, Actuaries, Bank Examiners, Financial Analysts, Financial Planners, Insurance Underwriters, and more.

Fire Fighter!, ed. , v.
Fire Fighter!, ed. , v.

Fire Fighter!, ed. , v.

Describes a day in the life of a fire fighter.

First Garden Activity Book, ed. , v.
First Garden Activity Book, ed. , v.

First Garden Activity Book, ed. , v.

Teaches young gardeners how to growing plants and includes projects to enjoy with easy-to-follow ideas.

Flag, ed. , v.
Flag, ed. , v.

Flag, ed. , v.

Covers flags from countries all over the world, including special flags such as signal flags for ships and boats, flags for special festivals and sports, political flags and coats of arms.

Food, ed. , v.
Food, ed. , v.

Food, ed. , v.

Covers many topics involving food including healthy eating, food and culture, food allergies, and cooking, among others.

Food, ed. 3, v.
Food, ed. 3, v.

Food, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the Food industry such as Bakery workers, Canning and preserving industry workers, Cooks and chefs, Dietitians and nutritionists, Personal chefs, and more.

Forensic Science, ed. , v.
Forensic Science, ed. , v.

Forensic Science, ed. , v.

Explores the groundbreaking methods scientists use to solve crimes--from fingerprinting to DNA sampling.

Forensics, ed. , v.
Forensics, ed. , v.

Forensics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in forensics such as computer forensics specialists, crime scene investigators, fire investigators, forensic botanists, and forensic toxicologists.

Forest, ed. , v.
Forest, ed. , v.

Forest, ed. , v.

Introduces characteristics of different kinds of forests found around the world, the plants and animals that populate them, and how they are endangered.

Fossil, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Fossil, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Fossil, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Introduces fossilized shells, bones, skulls, teeth, and plants to young readers and explains what they tell us about earlier eras.

Free at Last, ed. , v.
Free at Last, ed. , v.

Free at Last, ed. , v.

Features a biography of the civil rights leader, covering his childhood, leadership, powerful speeches, assassination, and greatest influences.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.
Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Introduces a variety of frogs and toads and describes their distinguishing characteristics.

Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 3, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 3, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 3, v.

Covers today's leading cases, major statutes, legal terms and concepts, notable persons involved with the law, and important documents. Includes topics such as the Americans with Disabilities Act, capital punishment, domestic violence, gay and lesbian rights, physician-assisted suicide and more.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.

This work includes 23 new ethnic groups and contains 152 revised ethnic entries on specific minority groups in the U.S., with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical background and settlement patterns. The encyclopedia also covers ethnoreligious groups such as Jews, Chaldeans and Amish.

Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.

Designed to answer such key questions as: How has the U.S. Constitution shaped the economy of the United States? What were the consequences of Prohibition on consumers behavior? This title presents 1,000 entries, era overviews, event/movement profiles, biographies, business/industry profiled, geographic profiles, and more.

Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.
Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.

Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in Geriatric Care such as Adult day care coordinators, Financial planners, Geriatric psychiatrists, Hospice workers, and Senior care pharmacists.

Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.
Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.

Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in geriatric care such as adult day care coordinators, elder law attorneys, geriatric nurses, hospice workers, and nursing home administrators.

Gorilla, Monkey & Ape, ed. , v.
Gorilla, Monkey & Ape, ed. , v.

Gorilla, Monkey & Ape, ed. , v.

Covers details about the behavior, family life, and intelligence of gorillas and other primates.

Government, ed. 2, v.
Government, ed. 2, v.

Government, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in government such as Ambassadors, Congressional aides, Customs officials, FBI agents, Mail carriers, and more.

Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.
Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.

Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.

Covers the failure of the U.S. economy and its gradual recovery, with special attention to the New Deal, as well as the global situation, including the rise of Hitler. The Almanac covers the era in 16 subject chapters. Biographies profiles 29 major figures of the period. Primary Sources features annotated excerpts from speeches, newspaper and magazine articles, literature, and other documents from the period. For middle school and general audiences.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

A completely revised and updated version of the original work published in Germany in 1960, this edition incorporates recent developments in the animal world as noted by prominent advisors and contributors from the scientific community.

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.

This book introduces the essential concepts of programming with simple instructions, and without specialized computer lingo. Fun projects let kids start putting their computer skills into practice and build their own code using Scratch programming and Python, the two most popular languages. Also included are profiles on coding stars and insights in technology such as the Raspberry Pi mini computer.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

This book covers everything from basic arithmetic to the more complex subjects of statistics, geometry, and algebra, using bright, easy to understand visuals and thoughtful explanations to cut through the confusion.

Horse, ed. , v.
Horse, ed. , v.

Horse, ed. , v.

Features all kinds of facts about horses, including why horses flatten back their ears, how a blacksmith shoes a horse, how horses have been used in wartime, and more.

Human Body, ed. , v.
Human Body, ed. , v.

Human Body, ed. , v.

Examines the human body from head to toe, exploring nerves, muscles, blood and bones.

Human Body, ed. , v.
Human Body, ed. , v.

Human Body, ed. , v.

Covers the human body, including its inner workings, how it protects and repairs itself, the skeleton, senses and systems that enable us to live and function.

Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores various types of extreme weather including tornadoes, hurricanes, snowstorms, and hailstorms, among others.

India, ed. , v.
India, ed. , v.

India, ed. , v.

Covers the rich diversity of life in India, covering customs and rituals, artworks, artifacts, and temples.

Insect, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Insect, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Insect, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Features the busy world of insects. Discover their structure, history, and fascinating variety.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. 2, v.
International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. 2, v.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Covers scholarship and fields that have emerged and matured since the publication of the original international edition. Highlights the expanding influence of economics in social science research and features new articles and biographies contributed by scholars from around the world on a wide array of global topics in the social sciences.

Internet, ed. 3, v.
Internet, ed. 3, v.

Internet, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the internet industry such as Computer and video game designers, Digital agents, Information brokers, Internet security specialists, and more.

Invention, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Invention, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Invention, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores such inventions as the wheel, gears, levers, clocks, telephones, and rocket engines.

Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.
Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.

Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in landscaping and horticulture such as Arborists, Beekeepers, Enologists, Farm crop production technicians, Horticulturists, Nursery owners and managers, and more.

Law, ed. 3, v.
Law, ed. 3, v.

Law, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in law such as Bail bondsmen, Bailiffs, Bank examiners, Bounty hunters, Corrections officers, Elder law attorneys, Forensic experts, Lawyers, and more.

Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.
Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.

Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.

Offers articles written at the 9th and 10th grade reading levels; includes diary entries and stories about young people who lived during the Holocaust.

Legends, Myths, and Folktales, ed. , v.
Legends, Myths, and Folktales, ed. , v.

Legends, Myths, and Folktales, ed. , v.

Collection of articles describing well-known folktales, myths, and legends that are organized by their origins in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas, and Australia.

Library & Information Science, ed. , v.
Library & Information Science, ed. , v.

Library & Information Science, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in library and information science such as Acquisition Librarians, Archivists, Book Conservators, Children's Librarians, Library Assistants, and more.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.
Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Con este libro ilustrado, los niños pequeños pueden aprender sobre las libras, los pies, y las pulgadas por repetición y frases simples. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Light, ed. , v.
Light, ed. , v.

Light, ed. , v.

Provides a guide to the origins, principles, and historical study of light.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.
Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

This book follows the adventures of a young dolphin as it learns from its mother and then joins the other dolphins as they play.

Mammal, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Mammal, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Mammal, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines the world of mammals, depicting their development, feeding habits, courtship rituals, protective behavior, and physical adaptation to their various ways of life.

Mammals, ed. , v.
Mammals, ed. , v.

Mammals, ed. , v.

Presents an overview of mammals, including their history, various kinds, physical characteristics, behavior, and endangered and extinct species.

Manufacturing & Distribution USA, ed. 8, v.
Manufacturing & Distribution USA, ed. 8, v.

Manufacturing & Distribution USA, ed. 8, v.

Presents statistics on numerous NAICS classifications in the manufacturing, wholesaling and retail industries. Compiled from the most recent government publications. Covers input-output data by industrial sector when available as well as classifications of leading public and private corporations in each industry.

Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.
Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.

Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in manufacturing such as Aerospace engineers, Cost estimators, Industrial designers, Industrial engineers, and more.

Mars, ed. , v.
Mars, ed. , v.

Mars, ed. , v.

Covers many topics including Mars of the ancients, Mariner 9, the Martian atmosphere, life on mars, and future exploration, among others.

Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.
Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.

Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in mathematics and physics such as Accountants and auditors, Actuaries, Architects, Astronomers, Engineers, Mathematicians, Tax preparers, and more.

Mechanics, ed. 3, v.
Mechanics, ed. 3, v.

Mechanics, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the mechanics industry such as Aircraft mechanics, Appliance service technicians, Bicycle mechanics, Diesel mechanics, Elevator installers and repairers, and more.

Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.
Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.

Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs as medical technicians and technologists such as Biomedical equipment technicians, Dietetic technicians, Medical laboratory technicians, Radiologic technologists, and more.

Mega Machines, ed. , v.
Mega Machines, ed. , v.

Mega Machines, ed. , v.

This book introduces children to the construction vehicles and processes that are used to construct a new school building.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Se imparte el concepto de los dias de la semana a traves de texto previsible y fotos correspondientes.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Los meses del año se imparten a través de texto y fotos que simbolizan cada mes. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Money and Capital, ed. , v.
Money and Capital, ed. , v.

Money and Capital, ed. , v.

This text provides explanations of topics such as how we determine value, what exactly capital is and how it relates to money. The gold standard, various currencies from around the world, and interest theory are also covered.

Music, ed. 2, v.
Music, ed. 2, v.

Music, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the music industry such as Audio recording engineers, Computer and video game sound workers, Disc jockeys, Music producers, Music teachers, Singers, and more.

Natural Disasters, ed. , v.
Natural Disasters, ed. , v.

Natural Disasters, ed. , v.

Covers the power of hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters.

New Catholic Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.
New Catholic Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

New Catholic Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

This 15 volume, second edition features revised and new articles. Among the 12,000 entries in the encyclopedia are articles on theology, philosophy, history, literary figures, saints, musicians and much more.

New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.

New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.

A six-volume survey of the history of Western thought and culture, presented through 700 alphabetically arranged entries. Each entry explores the origin, cultural interpretations, and historical themes of such subjects as beauty, love, feminism, diversity, and social capital, among many others. For students and general readers.

Newspapers, ed. , v.
Newspapers, ed. , v.

Newspapers, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the newspaper industry such as Art directors, Columnists, Foreign correspondents, Photo editors, Reporters, and more.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.
Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in nonprofit organizations such as Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, Career and employment counselors and technicians, Directors of volunteers, Grant coordinators and writers, HIV/AIDS counselors and case managers, and more.

North American Indian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
North American Indian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

North American Indian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the customs and traditions of many North American Indians including those of the Great Plains, Southwest, Great Lakes region, and the far North.

Ocean, ed. , v.
Ocean, ed. , v.

Ocean, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of sea creatures on the ocean floor from dolphins and sharks to jellyfish.

Oceanography, ed. , v.
Oceanography, ed. , v.

Oceanography, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in oceanography such as aquarists, biological oceanographers, divers and diving technicians, geological oceanographers, and ocean engineers.

One Million Things, ed. , v.
One Million Things, ed. , v.

One Million Things, ed. , v.

Featuring photographs that illustrate and educate, this visual encyclopedia is packed with images that bring more than one million things to light.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.
Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Este libro explora la idea de los opuestos usando "delante" y "detrás" como ejemplos.

Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.
Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.

Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in performing arts such as Actors, Circus performers, Comedians, Disc Jockeys, Magicians, Singers, Songwriters, and more.

Personal Services, ed. 2, v.
Personal Services, ed. 2, v.

Personal Services, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in personal services such as Bodyguards, Color analysts and image consultants, Dry cleaning and laundry workers, Household workers, Nannies, Pet sitters, and more.

Photography, ed. 2, v.
Photography, ed. 2, v.

Photography, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in photography such as Camera operators, Exhibit designers, Film and television editors, Photo stylists, Sports photographers, and more.

Physicians, ed. 3, v.
Physicians, ed. 3, v.

Physicians, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs as physicians in medicine such as anesthesiologists, cardiologists, ear, nose, and throat specialists, neurologists, pediatricians, and surgeons.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Piratepedia, ed. , v.
Piratepedia, ed. , v.

Piratepedia, ed. , v.

Covers the pirate world of the past, featuring high-sea rogues, their vessels, hideouts, cunning adventures, and gnarly ends by combining facts and classic fiction.

Plant, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Plant, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Plant, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides information about the complexities of the plant kingdom, covering non-flowering as well as flowering plants and revealing their structures, natural history, and importance in human life.

Politics, ed. , v.
Politics, ed. , v.

Politics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in politics such as Ambassadors, Campaign Workers, City Managers, Congressional Aides, Federal and State Officials, Foreign Service Officers, Political Speechwriters, and more.

Pond & River, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Pond & River, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Pond & River, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Presents information about the range of plants and animals found in fresh water throughout the year, examining the living conditions and survival mechanisms of creatures dwelling at the edge of the water.

Public Relations, ed. , v.
Public Relations, ed. , v.

Public Relations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in public relations such as Copywriters, Demographers, Event planners, Media planners and buyers, Publicists, and more.

Public Safety, ed. 3, v.
Public Safety, ed. 3, v.

Public Safety, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in public safety such as Airport security personnel, Bodyguards, Border patrol officers, Crime analysts, Detectives, Firefighters, Police officers, and more.

Publishing, ed. 3, v.
Publishing, ed. 3, v.

Publishing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the publishing industry such as Art directors, Bindery workers, Columnists, Editors, Indexers, Reporters, Writers, and more.

Rain Forest, ed. , v.
Rain Forest, ed. , v.

Rain Forest, ed. , v.

Explores the world of the rainforest and the many jungle creatures that live there.

Real Estate, ed. , v.
Real Estate, ed. , v.

Real Estate, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the real estate industry such as Architects, Assessors and appraisers, Inspectors, Property and real estate managers, Real estate agents and brokers, and Title searchers and examiners.

Religions Around the World, ed. , v.
Religions Around the World, ed. , v.

Religions Around the World, ed. , v.

Contains articles examining religions originating from the Middle East, South Asia, and East Asia as well as beliefs in the spirit world and a higher power.

Remarkable People in History, ed. , v.
Remarkable People in History, ed. , v.

Remarkable People in History, ed. , v.

Profiles a diverse collection of famous people from around the world from past to present, detailing the influence of these individuals in the course of history.

Reptile, ed. , v.
Reptile, ed. , v.

Reptile, ed. , v.

Covers the many different kinds of reptiles, their similarities and differences, habitats, and behavior.

Reptiles, ed. , v.
Reptiles, ed. , v.

Reptiles, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of various kinds of reptiles including crocodiles, snakes and lizards.

Retail, ed. 3, v.
Retail, ed. 3, v.

Retail, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the retail industry such as Buyers, Cashiers, Florists, Pet shop workers, Supermarket workers, and more.

Rivers and Lakes, ed. , v.
Rivers and Lakes, ed. , v.

Rivers and Lakes, ed. , v.

Describes how rivers flow to the sea and the characteristics of rivers and lakes, including the animal life found within and near them.

Rock & Mineral, ed. , v.
Rock & Mineral, ed. , v.

Rock & Mineral, ed. , v.

Examines the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.
Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

This book covers the human accomplishments in rocket science, including the history of rocketry since the advent of rocket-powered missiles, as well as today’s triumphs and our hopes for the future. It provides explanations of the science behind multi-stage rockets, liquid propellants, and sounding rockets, as well as profiles of pioneers in rocket science, challenges and setbacks in the field, and advice for pursuing a career in rocket science.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "rodear" y "atravesar" a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Sales, ed. , v.
Sales, ed. , v.

Sales, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the sales industry such as Advertising account executives, Antiques and art dealers, Auctioneers, Commodities brokers, Counter and rental clerks, Financial services brokers, Insurance agents and brokers, and more.

Science, ed. , v.
Science, ed. , v.

Science, ed. , v.

Introduces the key aspects of science, covering all the crucial topics from atoms and evolution to explosive chemical reactions.

Seashore, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Seashore, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Seashore, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Features the animal inhabitants of the seashore, including fish, crustaceans, snails, and shorebirds.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Shell, ed. , v.
Shell, ed. , v.

Shell, ed. , v.

Examines the different types of shells, including seashells, eggshells, and fossil shells, focusing on such aspects as how shells camouflage themselves and how they may be collected.

Shipwreck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Shipwreck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Shipwreck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores shipwrecks throughout history and the artifacts and treasure that they have left undersea.

Skeleton, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Skeleton, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Skeleton, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the evolution, structure and function of the human and animal skeletal systems.

Soccer, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Soccer, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Soccer, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines all aspects of the game of soccer, including its history, rules, techniques, tactics, equipment, playing fields, and competitive play.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.
Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in social work such as adult day care coordinators, alcohol and drug abuse counselors, career and employment counselors and technicians, hospice workers, and social workers.

Space Exploration, ed. , v.
Space Exploration, ed. , v.

Space Exploration, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in space exploration such as Aerospace engineers, Astrobiologists, Astronauts, Astronomers, Avionics engineers and technicians, Chemical engineers, Pilots, and more.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

From the history of space exploration to the future of "space business", this set offers a broad survey of the space sciences. Includes biographies of scientists and the space-related job market.

Space, ed. , v.
Space, ed. , v.

Space, ed. , v.

Explores outer space and investigates the wonders of the universe from Saturn's rings to life in space stations.

Sports, ed. 4, v.
Sports, ed. 4, v.

Sports, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in sports such as Golf course superintendents, Groundsmanagers and groundskeepers, Jockeys, Professional athletes, Sports broadcasters and announcers, and more.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.

Covers topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film, music, print culture, social life, sports, television and radio, and art and performance (including theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performance).

Stonehenge, ed. , v.
Stonehenge, ed. , v.

Stonehenge, ed. , v.

Provides eyewitness accounts, with alternative explanations and other elements of reasoning, to explore legends surrounding the mystery of Stonehenge. Describes the Stonehenge megalithic circle on Britain's Salisbury Plain, exploring the many theories about how it was built, by whom, and why. It also examines what current studies have found about Stonehenge's builders and related ancient sites.

Sustaining Earth's Energy Resources, ed. , v.
Sustaining Earth's Energy Resources, ed. , v.

Sustaining Earth's Energy Resources, ed. , v.

Provides comprehensive information in Earth's sources of renewable and nonrenewable energy, how they are used, their benefits and disadvantages, their interrelationships with the natural world, and the future of Earth's sources of energy.

Technicians, ed. 3, v.
Technicians, ed. 3, v.

Technicians, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in a broad range of environments, including factories, businesses, science labs, hospitals, and clinics. Job profiles include automobile service technicians, chemical technicians, laser technicians, robotics technicians, and welding technicians.

The Business Book, ed. , v.
The Business Book, ed. , v.

The Business Book, ed. , v.

The Business Book is a primer to key theories of business and management, covering inspirational business ideas, business strategy and alternative business models. One hundred quotations introduce you to the work of great commercial thinkers, leaders, and gurus from Henry Ford to Steve Jobs, and to topics spanning from start-ups to ethics.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.
The Elements Book, ed. , v.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.

This book profiles every element on the periodic table and describes their properties, when they were discovered, and how they are used in household materials.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 4, v.

Covers all aspects of the subject including therapies, conditions/diseases, herbs/plants, and people. Identifies numerous types of alternative medicine being practiced today, including reflexology, acupressure, acupuncture, chelation therapy, kinesiology, yoga, chiropractic, Feldenkrais, polarity therapy, detoxification, naturopathy, Chinese medicine, biofeedback, Ayurveda and osteopathy.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 4, v.

Comprehensive survey of cancers, cancer drugs, traditional and alternative treatments, side effects and diagnostic procedures.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4, v.

Includes information on more than 1,700 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.

Provides coverage of numerous surgical procedures, medical tests and related topics, such as anesthetics, common lab test and procedures, medications and postoperative care. Entries for medical test and surgical include definition; purpose; demographic information; diagnosis/preparation; aftercare; risks; morbidity and mortality rates; alternatives; and more.

The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.
The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.

The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.

Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the background to the Manhattan Project; how the project development took form, the people involved in building the atom bomb, and how it led to the end of World War II.

The New Children's Encyclopedia, ed. , v.
The New Children's Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

The New Children's Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Features an easy-to-use, richly photographed encyclopedia to help put the wider world in context in a format that's great for visual learners and ESL students.

Therapists, ed. 2, v.
Therapists, ed. 2, v.

Therapists, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs as therapists such as Aromatherapists, Art therapists, Grief therapists, Horticultural therapists, Hypnotherapists, Massage therapists, and more.

Transportation, ed. 3, v.
Transportation, ed. 3, v.

Transportation, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in transportation such as Air traffic controllers, Airplane dispatchers, Civil engineers, Customs officials, Industrial traffic managers, and more.

Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.
Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.

Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in travel and hospitality such as Baggage porters and bellhops, Bed and breakfast owners, Hotel concierges, Interpreters and translators, Ski resort workers, and Travel agents.

Tree, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Tree, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Tree, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers many kinds of trees from coniferous to tropical. Includes topics such as the lifecycle of a tree, the many parts of a tree, and identifying trees.

U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.
U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.

U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.

Chronicles and interpretations of the phenomenal waves of immigration to the United States from the earliest times through the period from 1820 to 1930, when the United States was the destination of some 60% of the world's immigrants -- up to the present day, when restrictive policies have temporarily stanched the flow of immigrants.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.
UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

This series covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999, written expressly for middle school students. Each decade is covered in one volume. Topics for each decade include: Headline Makers, Topics in the News, Arts and Entertainment, Business and the Economy, Education, Government, Politics, and Law, Lifestyles and Social Trends, Medicine and Health, Science and Technology, and Sports.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.
UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

A cross-disciplinary source for a single, consistent reference to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history. Covers the first decade of the 21st Century and includes key events and social history.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.
UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

This alphabetically organized ten-volume set opens up the entire world of science in clear, nontechnical language. Its 798 entries provide fascinating facts covering the entire spectrum of science, from physical, life, and earth sciences to math, psychology, engineering, technology, and the environment. This edition features 204 new entries and 594 updated entries.

UXL Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.
UXL Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.

UXL Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.

Introduces the history of the United States from pre-Colonial America to the present day. Explores the timeline of America: its founders, key historical figures, wars, events, political environment, economy, and culture.

Universe, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Universe, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Universe, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides a comprehensive look at the universe with a unique integration of words and pictures. Topics covered include, black holes, galaxies, the solar system, asteroids, meteors, meteorites, stars, and quasars.

Vietnam War, ed. , v.
Vietnam War, ed. , v.

Vietnam War, ed. , v.

Traces the history of the unpopular war that killed over 58,000 Americans, discussing the causes and effects, leaders, major battles, guerrilla warfare, aerial bombing, weaponry, peace negotiations, and lessons learned.

Volcano, ed. , v.
Volcano, ed. , v.

Volcano, ed. , v.

Explores the danger and wonder of volcanoes from fiery mountains under the sea to spectacular explosions.

Voyage, ed. , v.
Voyage, ed. , v.

Voyage, ed. , v.

Covers all there is to know about the oceans.

Weather, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Weather, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Weather, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

A guide to the forces and displays of nature. Covers topics such as weather prediction, thunder and lightning, rainbows, snow and extreme weather.

Weather, ed. , v.
Weather, ed. , v.

Weather, ed. , v.

Explores many aspects of weather and how it affects people's lives.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 2, v.
West's Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 2, v.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 2, v.

Provides current information on more than 5,000 legal topics. Includes completely revised articles covering important issues, biographies, definitions of legal terms and more. Covers such high-profile topics as the Americans with Disabilities Act, capital punishment, domestic violence, gay and lesbian rights, and physician-assisted suicide.

Whales & Dolphins, ed. , v.
Whales & Dolphins, ed. , v.

Whales & Dolphins, ed. , v.

A brief introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of various marine mammals, particularly whales and dolphins.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.
What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn about the importance of the Earth's natural sources of water, as well as their similarities and differences. Emphasis is also placed on the relationship between humans and these various water sources.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.
What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

This book takes a wide range of meteorological phenomena--including clouds, rain, snow, and fog--and examines their relationship to each other to explain how weather works. Scientific concepts such as energy, temperature, and electricity are described in the context of the weather cycle as well as the various climates on Earth, and how we as humans fit into the scheme.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.
What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about the variety of land formations found around the world--including plains, mountains, canyons, and caves. Key information is highlighted in captions, text boxes, and a glossary, which guide readers in connecting ideas about different landforms.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.
What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

Each step of the life cycle for a variety of living creatures is covered in this book, guiding readers from the first stages of development for many plants and animals—including flowers, insects, fish, and mammals—through later phases and death. Also addressed are the different environments required for each step in the life cycle and the dangers these species may encounter throughout their lives.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.
What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

This book explains features common to all plants’ anatomy and their purpose in each plant’s growth, how various types of plants absorb water, light, and nutrients to grow, and how distinct species have adapted for survival in their surroundings.

Why Do Leaves Change Color?, ed. , v.
Why Do Leaves Change Color?, ed. , v.

Why Do Leaves Change Color?, ed. , v.

Provides comprehensive information on the process of how and why leaves change color.

World War I, ed. , v.
World War I, ed. , v.

World War I, ed. , v.

Explains the causes of the war, the course the war followed, and what made it the most costly and destructive war in the world's history.

World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.
World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.

World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.

Provides background and information on major topics about the World War II period, biographies of significant men and women involved in the war, and primary sources such as full or excerpted speeches, diary entries, newspaper accounts and other original documents.

Writing, ed. 3, v.
Writing, ed. 3, v.

Writing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in writing such as Columnists, Comic book writers and editors, Editors, Food writers, Interpreters and translators, Medical transcriptionists, and more.

General Reference

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Ask Me Everything, ed. , v.
Ask Me Everything, ed. , v.

Ask Me Everything, ed. , v.

Provides lists and quips, stats and quotes, to keep readers of all ages asking questions for hours.

Atlas A-Z, ed. 4, v.
Atlas A-Z, ed. 4, v.

Atlas A-Z, ed. 4, v.

Provides more than 6,500 cross-referenced geographical names and sixty clearly labeled maps, incorporating up-to-date information on nearly two hundred nations.

Baseball, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Baseball, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Baseball, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the history, techniques, and interesting facts of baseball.

Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia, ed. , v.
Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Covers entries ranging from Abolitionist Movement to Zoos.

Children's World Atlas, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Children's World Atlas, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Children's World Atlas, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides facts, maps, satellite images, and local stories, taking the reader on the ultimate round the world journey from Bolivia's bustling markets to carnival time in Venice.

Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.
Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.

Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.

Covers the day a gentle Triceratops has when he forgets to stay with the herd and has to use his sharp horns to fight a Tyrannosaurus.

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, ed. , v.

Focuses on English-language comics, plus a small selection of influential Japanese and European works, with special emphasis on the new graphic novel format that emerged in the 1970s.

Everything on Earth, ed. , v.
Everything on Earth, ed. , v.

Everything on Earth, ed. , v.

Explore our planet, and its wildlife, from the largest to the smallest animals on earth. Experience the most extreme weather, visit the deepest oceans, and witness the power of volcanoes and other spectacular displays of nature.

First Garden Activity Book, ed. , v.
First Garden Activity Book, ed. , v.

First Garden Activity Book, ed. , v.

Teaches young gardeners how to growing plants and includes projects to enjoy with easy-to-follow ideas.

Food, ed. , v.
Food, ed. , v.

Food, ed. , v.

Covers many topics involving food including healthy eating, food and culture, food allergies, and cooking, among others.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.
Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Introduces a variety of frogs and toads and describes their distinguishing characteristics.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.
Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

This book follows the adventures of a young dolphin as it learns from its mother and then joins the other dolphins as they play.

One Million Things, ed. , v.
One Million Things, ed. , v.

One Million Things, ed. , v.

Featuring photographs that illustrate and educate, this visual encyclopedia is packed with images that bring more than one million things to light.

Soccer, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Soccer, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Soccer, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines all aspects of the game of soccer, including its history, rules, techniques, tactics, equipment, playing fields, and competitive play.

The New Children's Encyclopedia, ed. , v.
The New Children's Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

The New Children's Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Features an easy-to-use, richly photographed encyclopedia to help put the wider world in context in a format that's great for visual learners and ESL students.

Education

Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.
Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.

Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the advertising and marketing industry such as Advertising account executives, Advertising and Marketing managers, Art directors, Models, Photo stylists, and more.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.
Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the agricultural industry such as Beekeepers, Farmers, Food Technologists, Range Managers, and more.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.
Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the animal care field such as Animal Breeders and Technicians, Animal Caretakers, Animal Handlers, Farmers, Park Rangers, Pet Sitters, Veterinarians, and more.

Animation, ed. , v.
Animation, ed. , v.

Animation, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the field of animation such as animators, business managers, directors, editors, producers, and scriptwriters.

Archaeology, ed. , v.
Archaeology, ed. , v.

Archaeology, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in archaeology such as anthropologists, historians, anthropology/archaeology college professors, field technicians and supervisors, and museum curators.

Architecture and Building, ed. , v.
Architecture and Building, ed. , v.

Architecture and Building, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the architecture and building industry such as Architects, Civil engineers, College professors, Drafters, Environmental engineers, and more.

Armed Forces, ed. , v.
Armed Forces, ed. , v.

Armed Forces, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the armed forces industry such as Aviation occupations, Combat specialty occupations, Construction, building, and extraction occupations, Military pilots, Health care occupations, and more.

Art, ed. 2, v.
Art, ed. 2, v.

Art, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the art industry such as Antiques and art dealers, Costume designers, Creative arts therapists, Education directors and museum teachers, Fashion designers and illustrators, Photographers, and more.

Automotives, ed. , v.
Automotives, ed. , v.

Automotives, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the automotive industry such as Automobile collision repairers, Automobile detailers, Automobile service technicians, Diesel mechanics, Inspectors, Test drivers, and more.

Aviation, ed. 2, v.
Aviation, ed. 2, v.

Aviation, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in aviation such as aeronautical and aerospace technicians, aerospace engineers, aircraft mechanics, customs officials, military pilots, flight Instructors, and travel agents.

Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.
Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.

Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the broadcasting industry such as Actors, Animators, Camera operators, Disc jockeys, Lighting technicians, Production assistants, and more.

Business Managers, ed. 2, v.
Business Managers, ed. 2, v.

Business Managers, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the business industry such as Business managers, Chief information officers, Financial institution officers and managers, Retail managers, and more.

Business, ed. 3, v.
Business, ed. 3, v.

Business, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the business industry such as accountants and auditors, event planners, internet executives, office administrators, and stock clerks.

Chemistry, ed. , v.
Chemistry, ed. , v.

Chemistry, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Chemistry such as Biochemists, Chemical engineers, Environmental technicians, Food technologists, Toxicologists, and more.

Child Care, ed. , v.
Child Care, ed. , v.

Child Care, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Child Care such as Child life specialists, Children's librarians, Guidance counselors, Nannies, Teacher aides, and more

Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.
Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.

Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in clerical occupations such as billing clerks, hotel desk clerks, legal secretaries, office clerks, receptionists, and typists.

Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.
Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.

Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.

Profiles careers as coaches and fitness professionals such as Aerobics instructors, College sports coaches, Dietitians and nutritionists, Exercise physiologists, Fitness directors, and more.

Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.
Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.

Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the complementary and alternative health care industry such as Acupuncturists, Aromatherapists, Ayurvedic doctors and practitioners, Chiropractors, Herbalists, Massage therapists, and more.

Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.
Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.

Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in computer and video game design such as Advertising workers, Art directors, Artists and animators, Computer and video game designers, Computer programmers, and more.

Computers, ed. 5, v.
Computers, ed. 5, v.

Computers, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs in Computers such as College professors, computer science, Computer and video game designers, Computer network administrators, Hardware engineers, Software designers, Webmasters, and more.

Construction, ed. 4, v.
Construction, ed. 4, v.

Construction, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in Construction such as Architects, Bricklayers, Cement masons, Construction inspectors, Roofers, and more.

Construction, ed. 5, v.
Construction, ed. 5, v.

Construction, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs in the construction industry such as architects, cement masons, drafters, electricians, landscape architects, and roofers.

Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.
Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.

Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in Cosmetology such as Aromatherapists, Barbers, Color analysts and image consultants, Dermatologists, Spa attendants, and more.

Design, ed. 3, v.
Design, ed. 3, v.

Design, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in design such as architects, computer and video game designers, drafters, florists, makeup artists, photo stylists, and toy and game designers.

Earth Science, ed. 2, v.
Earth Science, ed. 2, v.

Earth Science, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in Earth Science such as Botanists, Ecologists, Marine biologists, Meteorologists, Science writers, and more.

Education, ed. 3, v.
Education, ed. 3, v.

Education, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in education such as Adult and vocational education teachers, Career and employment counselors and technicians, College professors, Education directors and museum teachers, Elementary school teachers, English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers, Park rangers, and more.

Electronics, ed. , v.
Electronics, ed. , v.

Electronics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the electronics industry such as Avionics engineers, Cost estimators, Electricians, Inspectors, Quality assurance testers, and more.

Engineering, ed. 3, v.
Engineering, ed. 3, v.

Engineering, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Engineering such as Aerospace engineers, Biomedical engineers, Chemical engineers, Nuclear engineers, Software engineers, and more.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.
Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs for career-driven readers interested in managing their own business such as Antiques and art dealers, Bed and breakfast owners, Florists, Franchise owners, Pet Sitters, and more.

Environment, ed. 4, v.
Environment, ed. 4, v.

Environment, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in the environment such as air quality engineers, fish and game wardens, geologists, park rangers, and soil scientists.

Fashion, ed. 3, v.
Fashion, ed. 3, v.

Fashion, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Fashion such as Apparel industry workers, Fashion coordinators, Fashion designers, Fashion photographers, Models, Tailors and dressmakers, and more.

Film, ed. , v.
Film, ed. , v.

Film, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Film such as Actors, Animators, Camera Operators, Film Writers, Screenwriters, Stunt Performers, and more.

Financial Services, ed. 3, v.
Financial Services, ed. 3, v.

Financial Services, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Financial Services such as Accountants and Auditors, Actuaries, Bank Examiners, Financial Analysts, Financial Planners, Insurance Underwriters, and more.

Food, ed. 3, v.
Food, ed. 3, v.

Food, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the Food industry such as Bakery workers, Canning and preserving industry workers, Cooks and chefs, Dietitians and nutritionists, Personal chefs, and more.

Forensics, ed. , v.
Forensics, ed. , v.

Forensics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in forensics such as computer forensics specialists, crime scene investigators, fire investigators, forensic botanists, and forensic toxicologists.

Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.
Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.

Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in Geriatric Care such as Adult day care coordinators, Financial planners, Geriatric psychiatrists, Hospice workers, and Senior care pharmacists.

Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.
Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.

Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in geriatric care such as adult day care coordinators, elder law attorneys, geriatric nurses, hospice workers, and nursing home administrators.

Government, ed. 2, v.
Government, ed. 2, v.

Government, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in government such as Ambassadors, Congressional aides, Customs officials, FBI agents, Mail carriers, and more.

Internet, ed. 3, v.
Internet, ed. 3, v.

Internet, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the internet industry such as Computer and video game designers, Digital agents, Information brokers, Internet security specialists, and more.

Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.
Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.

Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in landscaping and horticulture such as Arborists, Beekeepers, Enologists, Farm crop production technicians, Horticulturists, Nursery owners and managers, and more.

Law, ed. 3, v.
Law, ed. 3, v.

Law, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in law such as Bail bondsmen, Bailiffs, Bank examiners, Bounty hunters, Corrections officers, Elder law attorneys, Forensic experts, Lawyers, and more.

Library & Information Science, ed. , v.
Library & Information Science, ed. , v.

Library & Information Science, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in library and information science such as Acquisition Librarians, Archivists, Book Conservators, Children's Librarians, Library Assistants, and more.

Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.
Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.

Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in manufacturing such as Aerospace engineers, Cost estimators, Industrial designers, Industrial engineers, and more.

Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.
Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.

Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in mathematics and physics such as Accountants and auditors, Actuaries, Architects, Astronomers, Engineers, Mathematicians, Tax preparers, and more.

Mechanics, ed. 3, v.
Mechanics, ed. 3, v.

Mechanics, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the mechanics industry such as Aircraft mechanics, Appliance service technicians, Bicycle mechanics, Diesel mechanics, Elevator installers and repairers, and more.

Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.
Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.

Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs as medical technicians and technologists such as Biomedical equipment technicians, Dietetic technicians, Medical laboratory technicians, Radiologic technologists, and more.

Music, ed. 2, v.
Music, ed. 2, v.

Music, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the music industry such as Audio recording engineers, Computer and video game sound workers, Disc jockeys, Music producers, Music teachers, Singers, and more.

Newspapers, ed. , v.
Newspapers, ed. , v.

Newspapers, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the newspaper industry such as Art directors, Columnists, Foreign correspondents, Photo editors, Reporters, and more.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.
Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in nonprofit organizations such as Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, Career and employment counselors and technicians, Directors of volunteers, Grant coordinators and writers, HIV/AIDS counselors and case managers, and more.

Oceanography, ed. , v.
Oceanography, ed. , v.

Oceanography, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in oceanography such as aquarists, biological oceanographers, divers and diving technicians, geological oceanographers, and ocean engineers.

Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.
Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.

Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in performing arts such as Actors, Circus performers, Comedians, Disc Jockeys, Magicians, Singers, Songwriters, and more.

Personal Services, ed. 2, v.
Personal Services, ed. 2, v.

Personal Services, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in personal services such as Bodyguards, Color analysts and image consultants, Dry cleaning and laundry workers, Household workers, Nannies, Pet sitters, and more.

Photography, ed. 2, v.
Photography, ed. 2, v.

Photography, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in photography such as Camera operators, Exhibit designers, Film and television editors, Photo stylists, Sports photographers, and more.

Physicians, ed. 3, v.
Physicians, ed. 3, v.

Physicians, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs as physicians in medicine such as anesthesiologists, cardiologists, ear, nose, and throat specialists, neurologists, pediatricians, and surgeons.

Politics, ed. , v.
Politics, ed. , v.

Politics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in politics such as Ambassadors, Campaign Workers, City Managers, Congressional Aides, Federal and State Officials, Foreign Service Officers, Political Speechwriters, and more.

Public Relations, ed. , v.
Public Relations, ed. , v.

Public Relations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in public relations such as Copywriters, Demographers, Event planners, Media planners and buyers, Publicists, and more.

Public Safety, ed. 3, v.
Public Safety, ed. 3, v.

Public Safety, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in public safety such as Airport security personnel, Bodyguards, Border patrol officers, Crime analysts, Detectives, Firefighters, Police officers, and more.

Publishing, ed. 3, v.
Publishing, ed. 3, v.

Publishing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the publishing industry such as Art directors, Bindery workers, Columnists, Editors, Indexers, Reporters, Writers, and more.

Real Estate, ed. , v.
Real Estate, ed. , v.

Real Estate, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the real estate industry such as Architects, Assessors and appraisers, Inspectors, Property and real estate managers, Real estate agents and brokers, and Title searchers and examiners.

Retail, ed. 3, v.
Retail, ed. 3, v.

Retail, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the retail industry such as Buyers, Cashiers, Florists, Pet shop workers, Supermarket workers, and more.

Sales, ed. , v.
Sales, ed. , v.

Sales, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the sales industry such as Advertising account executives, Antiques and art dealers, Auctioneers, Commodities brokers, Counter and rental clerks, Financial services brokers, Insurance agents and brokers, and more.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.
Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in social work such as adult day care coordinators, alcohol and drug abuse counselors, career and employment counselors and technicians, hospice workers, and social workers.

Space Exploration, ed. , v.
Space Exploration, ed. , v.

Space Exploration, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in space exploration such as Aerospace engineers, Astrobiologists, Astronauts, Astronomers, Avionics engineers and technicians, Chemical engineers, Pilots, and more.

Sports, ed. 4, v.
Sports, ed. 4, v.

Sports, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in sports such as Golf course superintendents, Groundsmanagers and groundskeepers, Jockeys, Professional athletes, Sports broadcasters and announcers, and more.

Technicians, ed. 3, v.
Technicians, ed. 3, v.

Technicians, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in a broad range of environments, including factories, businesses, science labs, hospitals, and clinics. Job profiles include automobile service technicians, chemical technicians, laser technicians, robotics technicians, and welding technicians.

Therapists, ed. 2, v.
Therapists, ed. 2, v.

Therapists, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs as therapists such as Aromatherapists, Art therapists, Grief therapists, Horticultural therapists, Hypnotherapists, Massage therapists, and more.

Transportation, ed. 3, v.
Transportation, ed. 3, v.

Transportation, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in transportation such as Air traffic controllers, Airplane dispatchers, Civil engineers, Customs officials, Industrial traffic managers, and more.

Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.
Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.

Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in travel and hospitality such as Baggage porters and bellhops, Bed and breakfast owners, Hotel concierges, Interpreters and translators, Ski resort workers, and Travel agents.

Writing, ed. 3, v.
Writing, ed. 3, v.

Writing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in writing such as Columnists, Comic book writers and editors, Editors, Food writers, Interpreters and translators, Medical transcriptionists, and more.

History

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library offers comprehensive and wide ranging research options on this compelling era of American history. Material in each of the three titles has been reviewed by an independent advisory board for its curriculum relevance and its accessibility to students in grades 6-12.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the era of industrial development in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 2

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Civil War and Reconstruction Era in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 3
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 3

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 3

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Westward Expansion Era in U.S. history.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 4
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 4

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 4

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the Reform Era and eastern United States development in U.S. history.

American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Revolution Reference Library, ed. , v.

This 4-vol. set supplies the in-depth information about the American Revolution that students and researchers need for class assignments and reports.

Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the history of Imperial China from its earliest beginnings to the days of the last emperor.

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.
Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.

Ancient Civilizations Reference Library, ed. , v.

The ancient civilizations of Iraq, Egypt, India, China, Central America and other regions are the focus of this remarkable contribution to student reference.

Cowboy, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Cowboy, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Cowboy, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Traces the history and lore of cowboys from around the world.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.
Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Provides an exhaustive and organized overview of Jewish life and knowledge from the Second Temple period to the contemporary State of Israel, from Rabbinic to modern Yiddish literature, from Kabbalah to "Americana" and from Zionism to the contribution of Jews to world cultures, Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd edition is important to scholars, general readers and students.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies.

Explorer, ed. , v.
Explorer, ed. , v.

Explorer, ed. , v.

Charts the journeys of intrepid travelers, from Marco Polo to Neil Armstrong, looking at the challenges they faced and the discoveries they made.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.
Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Provides facts and information about the cultural, religious, and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century. In 500 entries, detailed information about clothing, hairstyles, tattoos, jewelry, body piercing, feet binding, and other types of fashion or style is examined. Entries explain the fashion or style within the context of the traditions, customs, rituals, and practices.

Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.

Designed to answer such key questions as: How has the U.S. Constitution shaped the economy of the United States? What were the consequences of Prohibition on consumers behavior? This title presents 1,000 entries, era overviews, event/movement profiles, biographies, business/industry profiled, geographic profiles, and more.

Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.
Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.

Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.

Covers the failure of the U.S. economy and its gradual recovery, with special attention to the New Deal, as well as the global situation, including the rise of Hitler. The Almanac covers the era in 16 subject chapters. Biographies profiles 29 major figures of the period. Primary Sources features annotated excerpts from speeches, newspaper and magazine articles, literature, and other documents from the period. For middle school and general audiences.

Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.
Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.

Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.

Offers articles written at the 9th and 10th grade reading levels; includes diary entries and stories about young people who lived during the Holocaust.

New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.

New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.

A six-volume survey of the history of Western thought and culture, presented through 700 alphabetically arranged entries. Each entry explores the origin, cultural interpretations, and historical themes of such subjects as beauty, love, feminism, diversity, and social capital, among many others. For students and general readers.

Piratepedia, ed. , v.
Piratepedia, ed. , v.

Piratepedia, ed. , v.

Covers the pirate world of the past, featuring high-sea rogues, their vessels, hideouts, cunning adventures, and gnarly ends by combining facts and classic fiction.

Shipwreck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Shipwreck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Shipwreck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores shipwrecks throughout history and the artifacts and treasure that they have left undersea.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.

Covers topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film, music, print culture, social life, sports, television and radio, and art and performance (including theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performance).

The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.
The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.

The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.

Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the background to the Manhattan Project; how the project development took form, the people involved in building the atom bomb, and how it led to the end of World War II.

U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.
U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.

U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.

Chronicles and interpretations of the phenomenal waves of immigration to the United States from the earliest times through the period from 1820 to 1930, when the United States was the destination of some 60% of the world's immigrants -- up to the present day, when restrictive policies have temporarily stanched the flow of immigrants.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.
UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

This series covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999, written expressly for middle school students. Each decade is covered in one volume. Topics for each decade include: Headline Makers, Topics in the News, Arts and Entertainment, Business and the Economy, Education, Government, Politics, and Law, Lifestyles and Social Trends, Medicine and Health, Science and Technology, and Sports.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.
UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

UXL American Decades, ed. , v.

A cross-disciplinary source for a single, consistent reference to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history. Covers the first decade of the 21st Century and includes key events and social history.

UXL Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.
UXL Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.

UXL Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.

Introduces the history of the United States from pre-Colonial America to the present day. Explores the timeline of America: its founders, key historical figures, wars, events, political environment, economy, and culture.

Vietnam War, ed. , v.
Vietnam War, ed. , v.

Vietnam War, ed. , v.

Traces the history of the unpopular war that killed over 58,000 Americans, discussing the causes and effects, leaders, major battles, guerrilla warfare, aerial bombing, weaponry, peace negotiations, and lessons learned.

World War I, ed. , v.
World War I, ed. , v.

World War I, ed. , v.

Explains the causes of the war, the course the war followed, and what made it the most costly and destructive war in the world's history.

World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.
World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.

World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.

Provides background and information on major topics about the World War II period, biographies of significant men and women involved in the war, and primary sources such as full or excerpted speeches, diary entries, newspaper accounts and other original documents.

Environment

Amphibian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Amphibian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Amphibian, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines the natural history of these creatures from frogs, toads, newts, and salamanders to the rare caecilians.

Animals, ed. , v.
Animals, ed. , v.

Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of animals.

Ask a Bug, ed. , v.
Ask a Bug, ed. , v.

Ask a Bug, ed. , v.

Presents in question-and-answer format information and trivia about insects, including if all bees make honey, why spiders don't stick to their webs, and the best insect disguises.

Baby Animals, ed. , v.
Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of baby animals.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.
Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

This guide presents extensive data on the habitats and ecosystems of more than 1,200 species identified as endangered or threatened by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service. Entries include introductory information with an image of the species; a summary section detailing information on each species; a concluding summary of recovery efforts; and a bibliography of contacts for further information.

Big Cats, ed. , v.
Big Cats, ed. , v.

Big Cats, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of big cats such as lions, tigers, pumas, and leopards.

Bird, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Bird, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Bird, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the world of birds, examining such topics as body construction, feathers and flight, the adaptation of beaks and feet, feeding habits, courtship, nests and eggs, and bird watching.

Birds, ed. , v.
Birds, ed. , v.

Birds, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of various kinds of birds from birds of prey to parrots.

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

Describes a variety of insects and their behavior, discussing metamorphosis, camouflage, defenses, and their benefits to people.

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

This book tells the story about a leaf bug who introduces other bugs that also have great camouflaging ability.

Butterfly & Moth, ed. , v.
Butterfly & Moth, ed. , v.

Butterfly & Moth, ed. , v.

Explores the behavior and life cycles of butterflies and moths, examining mating rituals, camouflage, habitat, and growth from pupa to larva to adult.

Cat, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Cat, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Cat, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the anatomy, behavior, habitats, and other aspects of wild and domestic cats.

Climate Change, ed. , v.
Climate Change, ed. , v.

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Examines the impact of global warming on the planet, and what can be done to combat climate change.

DK Guide to Mammals, ed. , v.
DK Guide to Mammals, ed. , v.

DK Guide to Mammals, ed. , v.

Explores the world of mammals--their habitats, behavior, anatomy, intelligence, and more.

DK Guide to Weather, ed. , v.
DK Guide to Weather, ed. , v.

DK Guide to Weather, ed. , v.

Explores a wide range of weather topics, including climate and seasons, wind and gales, lightning and thunderstorms, hurricanes and tornadoes, solar wonders, and weather forecasting.

Desert, ed. , v.
Desert, ed. , v.

Desert, ed. , v.

Examines the forces that form deserts and discusses the animals and people that inhabit them.

Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.
Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.

Dinosaur's Day, ed. , v.

Covers the day a gentle Triceratops has when he forgets to stay with the herd and has to use his sharp horns to fight a Tyrannosaurus.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.
Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Features brightly colored pictures and simple text to introduce toddlers to different kinds of dinosaurs.

Dog, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Dog, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Dog, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the evolutionary history of the entire dog family, their domestication, anatomy, behavior, and breeds, highlighting the many ways in which they have helped people throughout history.

Eagle & Birds of Prey, ed. , v.
Eagle & Birds of Prey, ed. , v.

Eagle & Birds of Prey, ed. , v.

Describes the anatomy, hunting techniques, mating, nesting, and eating habits of birds of prey, as well as their techniques for stalking, catching and killing their quarry.

Ecology, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ecology, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ecology, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides information about ecology in general, specific ecosystems, and our changing understanding of life around us.

Endangered Animals, ed. , v.
Endangered Animals, ed. , v.

Endangered Animals, ed. , v.

Provides an introduction to various animal species that are threatened with extinction, including polar bears, sea turtles, river dolphins, jaguars, gibbons, and others; and discusses ways to help them survive.

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.
Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

Provides in-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues. Each article is written in a nontechnical style and provides current status, analysis, and suggested solutions whenever possible.

Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.
Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.

Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.

Focuses on how pollution impacts both human health as well as environmental health. Discusses the types of pollution, increased awareness of pollution and the negative consequences, and how laws and treaties are being used to curb pollution.

Farm, ed. , v.
Farm, ed. , v.

Farm, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different things one can find on a farm.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.
Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Introduces a variety of frogs and toads and describes their distinguishing characteristics.

Gorilla, Monkey & Ape, ed. , v.
Gorilla, Monkey & Ape, ed. , v.

Gorilla, Monkey & Ape, ed. , v.

Covers details about the behavior, family life, and intelligence of gorillas and other primates.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

A completely revised and updated version of the original work published in Germany in 1960, this edition incorporates recent developments in the animal world as noted by prominent advisors and contributors from the scientific community.

Horse, ed. , v.
Horse, ed. , v.

Horse, ed. , v.

Features all kinds of facts about horses, including why horses flatten back their ears, how a blacksmith shoes a horse, how horses have been used in wartime, and more.

Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores various types of extreme weather including tornadoes, hurricanes, snowstorms, and hailstorms, among others.

Insect, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Insect, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Insect, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Features the busy world of insects. Discover their structure, history, and fascinating variety.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.
Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

This book follows the adventures of a young dolphin as it learns from its mother and then joins the other dolphins as they play.

Mammal, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Mammal, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Mammal, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Examines the world of mammals, depicting their development, feeding habits, courtship rituals, protective behavior, and physical adaptation to their various ways of life.

Mammals, ed. , v.
Mammals, ed. , v.

Mammals, ed. , v.

Presents an overview of mammals, including their history, various kinds, physical characteristics, behavior, and endangered and extinct species.

Natural Disasters, ed. , v.
Natural Disasters, ed. , v.

Natural Disasters, ed. , v.

Covers the power of hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters.

Ocean, ed. , v.
Ocean, ed. , v.

Ocean, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of sea creatures on the ocean floor from dolphins and sharks to jellyfish.

Pond & River, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Pond & River, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Pond & River, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Presents information about the range of plants and animals found in fresh water throughout the year, examining the living conditions and survival mechanisms of creatures dwelling at the edge of the water.

Rain Forest, ed. , v.
Rain Forest, ed. , v.

Rain Forest, ed. , v.

Explores the world of the rainforest and the many jungle creatures that live there.

Reptile, ed. , v.
Reptile, ed. , v.

Reptile, ed. , v.

Covers the many different kinds of reptiles, their similarities and differences, habitats, and behavior.

Reptiles, ed. , v.
Reptiles, ed. , v.

Reptiles, ed. , v.

Explores the lives and habitats of various kinds of reptiles including crocodiles, snakes and lizards.

Rivers and Lakes, ed. , v.
Rivers and Lakes, ed. , v.

Rivers and Lakes, ed. , v.

Describes how rivers flow to the sea and the characteristics of rivers and lakes, including the animal life found within and near them.

Seashore, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Seashore, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Seashore, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Features the animal inhabitants of the seashore, including fish, crustaceans, snails, and shorebirds.

Shell, ed. , v.
Shell, ed. , v.

Shell, ed. , v.

Examines the different types of shells, including seashells, eggshells, and fossil shells, focusing on such aspects as how shells camouflage themselves and how they may be collected.

Sustaining Earth's Energy Resources, ed. , v.
Sustaining Earth's Energy Resources, ed. , v.

Sustaining Earth's Energy Resources, ed. , v.

Provides comprehensive information in Earth's sources of renewable and nonrenewable energy, how they are used, their benefits and disadvantages, their interrelationships with the natural world, and the future of Earth's sources of energy.

Volcano, ed. , v.
Volcano, ed. , v.

Volcano, ed. , v.

Explores the danger and wonder of volcanoes from fiery mountains under the sea to spectacular explosions.

Voyage, ed. , v.
Voyage, ed. , v.

Voyage, ed. , v.

Covers all there is to know about the oceans.

Weather, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Weather, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Weather, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

A guide to the forces and displays of nature. Covers topics such as weather prediction, thunder and lightning, rainbows, snow and extreme weather.

Weather, ed. , v.
Weather, ed. , v.

Weather, ed. , v.

Explores many aspects of weather and how it affects people's lives.

Whales & Dolphins, ed. , v.
Whales & Dolphins, ed. , v.

Whales & Dolphins, ed. , v.

A brief introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of various marine mammals, particularly whales and dolphins.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.
What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn about the importance of the Earth's natural sources of water, as well as their similarities and differences. Emphasis is also placed on the relationship between humans and these various water sources.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.
What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

This book takes a wide range of meteorological phenomena--including clouds, rain, snow, and fog--and examines their relationship to each other to explain how weather works. Scientific concepts such as energy, temperature, and electricity are described in the context of the weather cycle as well as the various climates on Earth, and how we as humans fit into the scheme.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.
What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about the variety of land formations found around the world--including plains, mountains, canyons, and caves. Key information is highlighted in captions, text boxes, and a glossary, which guide readers in connecting ideas about different landforms.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.
What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

Each step of the life cycle for a variety of living creatures is covered in this book, guiding readers from the first stages of development for many plants and animals—including flowers, insects, fish, and mammals—through later phases and death. Also addressed are the different environments required for each step in the life cycle and the dangers these species may encounter throughout their lives.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.
What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

This book explains features common to all plants’ anatomy and their purpose in each plant’s growth, how various types of plants absorb water, light, and nutrients to grow, and how distinct species have adapted for survival in their surroundings.

Why Do Leaves Change Color?, ed. , v.
Why Do Leaves Change Color?, ed. , v.

Why Do Leaves Change Color?, ed. , v.

Provides comprehensive information on the process of how and why leaves change color.

Nation and World

Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ancient China, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the history of Imperial China from its earliest beginnings to the days of the last emperor.

Explorer, ed. , v.
Explorer, ed. , v.

Explorer, ed. , v.

Charts the journeys of intrepid travelers, from Marco Polo to Neil Armstrong, looking at the challenges they faced and the discoveries they made.

Flag, ed. , v.
Flag, ed. , v.

Flag, ed. , v.

Covers flags from countries all over the world, including special flags such as signal flags for ships and boats, flags for special festivals and sports, political flags and coats of arms.

India, ed. , v.
India, ed. , v.

India, ed. , v.

Covers the rich diversity of life in India, covering customs and rituals, artworks, artifacts, and temples.

Science

Animal Life, ed. , v.
Animal Life, ed. , v.

Animal Life, ed. , v.

Examines animals such as sea animals, spiders, and mammals featuring their behavior, homes, and care of offspring and eggs.

Animals Up Close, ed. , v.
Animals Up Close, ed. , v.

Animals Up Close, ed. , v.

Features close-up images of animals from insects to reptiles to mammals to birds, revealing the colors, textures, and structures of each animal.

Animals and me, ed. , v.
Animals and me, ed. , v.

Animals and me, ed. , v.

Examines a specific area of the human body, such as our eyes, our nose, our skin, and explains what it's for, and then compares it with the body parts of other animals.

Animals, ed. , v.
Animals, ed. , v.

Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of animals.

Ask a Dinosaur, ed. , v.
Ask a Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Ask a Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Presents, in question-and-answer format, information and trivia about dinosaurs, including which dinosaurs were the deadliest, how well dinosaurs could swim, and if they can be brought back to life.

Astronomy, ed. , v.
Astronomy, ed. , v.

Astronomy, ed. , v.

Features the discoveries and research that have transformed our understanding of the planets and stars of the universe.

Baby Animals, ed. , v.
Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of baby animals.

Big Cats, ed. , v.