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101 Great Science Experiments, Updated ed., ed. , v.
101 Great Science Experiments, Updated ed., ed. , v.

101 Great Science Experiments, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Describes 101 science experiments or activities that can be done with household items and easily found ingredients.

15-Minute French, ed. , v.
15-Minute French, ed. , v.

15-Minute French, ed. , v.

This language guide features a visual approach to teaching conversational French.

15-Minute German, ed. , v.
15-Minute German, ed. , v.

15-Minute German, ed. , v.

This language guide features a visual approach to teaching conversational German.

15-Minute Spanish, ed. , v.
15-Minute Spanish, ed. , v.

15-Minute Spanish, ed. , v.

This language guide features a visual approach to teaching conversational Spanish.

A Slice of Organic Life, ed. , v.
A Slice of Organic Life, ed. , v.

A Slice of Organic Life, ed. , v.

Features over 90 self-contained projects, from growing your own food organically, cooking home-grown produce, keeping selected livestock, and leading a more sustainable lifestyle.

A Trip Through the Body, ed. , v.
A Trip Through the Body, ed. , v.

A Trip Through the Body, ed. , v.

This book follows winners of a science competition that are given the opportunity to experience a tour of the human body as if shrunk.

A Visual Guide to Space Exploration, ed. , v.
A Visual Guide to Space Exploration, ed. , v.

A Visual Guide to Space Exploration, ed. , v.

This book presents the most outstanding space travel events since humans landed on the moon with photos and illustrations. It includes coverage of missions to the different planets as well as space stations, satellites, and Mars rovers.

ADHD, ed. , v.
ADHD, ed. , v.

ADHD, ed. , v.

Explores attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments and therapies, and medical advances.

AIDS, ed. , v.
AIDS, ed. , v.

AIDS, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding AIDS and provides an overview of the topic.

AIDS, ed. , v.
AIDS, ed. , v.

AIDS, ed. , v.

Explores AIDS and HIV in detail, covering milestones in the history and treatment of AIDS, as well as new drug therapies.

Abortion, ed. , v.
Abortion, ed. , v.

Abortion, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding abortion and provides an overview of the topic.

Acne, ed. , v.
Acne, ed. , v.

Acne, ed. , v.

Explores acne in detail, covering its causes, treatment, and ways to cope with this condition.

Activism, ed. , v.
Activism, ed. , v.

Activism, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding activism. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Adam Sandler, ed. , v.
Adam Sandler, ed. , v.

Adam Sandler, ed. , v.

A biography of Adam Sandler and his career as an actor and comedian, written for young adults.

Africa, ed. , v.
Africa, ed. , v.

Africa, ed. , v.

Covers the kingdoms and peoples of pre-colonial Africa revealing traditional lifestyles, beliefs, skills, and crafts of the ancient continent, from the Sahara southwards.

African American Inventors, ed. , v.
African American Inventors, ed. , v.

African American Inventors, ed. , v.

This book presents a discussion of the lives of prominent black inventors, including the struggles they dealt with in the past and continue to face today. Many of the products we use every day were invented by African Americans, although these inventors unfortunately have not often been given credit for their contributions.

Alcohol Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.
Alcohol Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Alcohol Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Provides information about alcohol and its effects on the body, brain, and behavior, including short-term consequences and long-term health risks to individual organs and mental well-being. It describes the risks and signs of emerging alcohol-related problems, offers information about treatments, and describes strategies to prevent teen alcohol abuse.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2017, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2017, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2017, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, ed. , v.
Alcohol, ed. , v.

Alcohol, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding alcohol by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Alcohol, ed. , v.
Alcohol, ed. , v.

Alcohol, ed. , v.

A factbook on alcohol, written for young readers. Describes the effects, use, and abuse of alcohol. Discusses law enforcement, abuse prevention, and help for those who abuse alcohol.

Alcoholism, ed. , v.
Alcoholism, ed. , v.

Alcoholism, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding alcoholism. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Algebra I, ed. , v.
Algebra I, ed. , v.

Algebra I, ed. , v.

This guide provides a natural transition from basic math to algebra, with a review of relevant concepts and operations, as well as an introduction to linear equations and functions, including graphing and inequalities. Also covered are absolute-value equations, radical equations, polynomials, factoring, quadratic equations and functions, and rational expressions, equations, and functions.

Allergies, ed. , v.
Allergies, ed. , v.

Allergies, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for allergies.

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

Alternate Energy, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding alternative energy. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

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

Alternative Energy, ed. , v.

This three-volume set introduces students to issues surrounding both current energy sources and alternative energy options. While there is significant discussion of the non-renewable resources now used to meet the majority of the world's energy needs (oil, coal and natural gas), the primary focus of the set is on newer options to meet the ever-growing demand.

Amendment XII, ed. , v.
Amendment XII, ed. , v.

Amendment XII, ed. , v.

Presents the Twelfth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on the Presidential election process.

Amendment XIII, ed. , v.
Amendment XIII, ed. , v.

Amendment XIII, ed. , v.

Presents the Thirteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on slavery.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.
Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fourteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on equal protection.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.
Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fourteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on due process.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.
Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Amendment XIV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fourteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on citizenship.

Amendment XIX, ed. , v.
Amendment XIX, ed. , v.

Amendment XIX, ed. , v.

Presents the Nineteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on women's voting rights.

Amendment XV, ed. , v.
Amendment XV, ed. , v.

Amendment XV, ed. , v.

Presents the Fifteenth Amendment in a historical context, examining how it has been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on race and the right to vote.

Amendment XVIII and XXI, ed. , v.
Amendment XVIII and XXI, ed. , v.

Amendment XVIII and XXI, ed. , v.

Presents the Eighteenth and Twenty-first Amendments in a historical context, examining how they have been tested in the courts and present current controversies and debates. Focuses on prohibition and repeal.

America Under Attack, ed. , v.
America Under Attack, ed. , v.

America Under Attack, ed. , v.

A factbook on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the United States, written for young adults. Provides an overview of the events of that day, discusses the limitations of U.S. intelligence prior to the event, and the effects that event has had on American life and national security preparedness.

America Under Attack: Primary Sources, ed. , v.
America Under Attack: Primary Sources, ed. , v.

America Under Attack: Primary Sources, ed. , v.

On September 11, 2001, Americans' view of their world was irrevocably changed by terrorist attacks on the country. This anthology offers eye-witness accounts of people who were on the scene, statements by President Bush, other world leaders, and the public both supporting and denouncing America's campaign against terrorism, and the effect the tragedy's aftermath has had on Americans.

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 Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v.
American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v.

American Decades Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Cross-disciplinary source spanning the 20th century. Each volume in the set includes full or excerpted primary sources representing the seminal issues, themes, movements and events from a decade. Includes oral histories, songs, speeches, advertisements, TV, play and movie scripts, letters, laws, legal decisions, newspaper articles, cartoons, recipes, and more.

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

American Decades, ed. , v.

Cross-disciplinary source for junior and high school students and teachers, public librarians and general researchers who need to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history (1900-1999).

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

American Decades, ed. , v.

Covers everything from monumental events and groundbreaking individuals to the fascinating details of Americans' daily lives. Supports historical research in disciplines from the arts and business to law, medicine, technology and social trends.

American Eras, ed. , v.
American Eras, ed. , v.

American Eras, ed. , v.

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to particular eras in U.S. history.

American Ethnic Writers, ed. , v.
American Ethnic Writers, ed. , v.

American Ethnic Writers, ed. , v.

Explores the rich tradition of American ethnic writers and the ways in which they have expressed their sense of identity through literature, both fiction and nonfiction.

American Inaugurals: The Speeches, The Presidents, and Their Times, ed. , v.
American Inaugurals: The Speeches, The Presidents, and Their Times, ed. , v.

American Inaugurals: The Speeches, The Presidents, and Their Times, ed. , v.

Presents the inaugural addresses of each of the 43 United States Presidents. Each entry includes a brief biography, a list of important events during that president's term of office, the actual text of the speech, and notable quotes. Illustrated with portraits and reproductions of period paintings, photos, and engravings. For students in grades 8 and higher.

American Indian Culture, ed. , v.
American Indian Culture, ed. , v.

American Indian Culture, ed. , v.

Addresses cultural phenomena characteristic of the indigenous peoples of North America. Entries cover the range of culture from lifeways, religious rituals, and material culture to art forms and modern social phenomena.

American Indians of California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest, ed. , v.
American Indians of California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest, ed. , v.

American Indians of California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest, ed. , v.

Examines the various cultures of the indigenous peoples of California, the Great Basin and the Southwest, including social practices and spiritual beliefs.

American Indians of the Northeast and Southeast, ed. , v.
American Indians of the Northeast and Southeast, ed. , v.

American Indians of the Northeast and Southeast, ed. , v.

Explores the history, languages, rituals and interaction with European colonizers of the indigenous tribes of the Northeast and Southeast region of the United States, also known as Eastern Woodlands.

American Indians of the Plateau and Plains, ed. , v.
American Indians of the Plateau and Plains, ed. , v.

American Indians of the Plateau and Plains, ed. , v.

Examines the defining features of Native American tribes of the Plateau and Plains region of the United States, both before and after horses were introduced to the region and shaped these cultures.

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.

American Social Reform Movements Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Social Reform Movements Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Social Reform Movements Reference Library, ed. , v.

This four-volume set chronicles and illustrates movements from the American Revolution to the present day. Intended to help students successfully complete research and projects.

Amnesia, ed. , v.
Amnesia, ed. , v.

Amnesia, ed. , v.

Explores amnesia in detail, covering its causes, diagnosis, and treatments.

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.

Amsterdam, ed. , v.
Amsterdam, ed. , v.

Amsterdam, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Amsterdam; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Amsterdam, ed. 3, v.
Amsterdam, ed. 3, v.

Amsterdam, ed. 3, v.

A pocket guidebook to Amsterdam. Covers all the key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars; includes color maps.

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 Egypt, ed. , v.
Ancient Egypt, ed. , v.

Ancient Egypt, ed. , v.

Explores the field of Egyptology and archaeological digs. Covers topics such as pyramids, pharaohs, and mummies in Ancient Egypt.

Ancient Europe, 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000, ed. , v.
Ancient Europe, 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000, ed. , v.

Ancient Europe, 8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000, ed. , v.

Examines the diverse peoples of early European civilization through a series of 212 essays, presented in chronological order. Coverage includes prehistoric origins through the early Middle Ages (8000 B.C. to A.D. 1000). Includes maps, photos, and chronologies. For the general reader.

Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.
Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.

Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.

Covers an extensive array of topics on ancient Greece and Rome including daily life, art and architecture, philosophy, science, religion, statesmen, military leaders, emperors, and more.

Ancient Greece, ed. , v.
Ancient Greece, ed. , v.

Ancient Greece, ed. , v.

Survey of Greek history, culture, and civilization from its earliest archaeological remains until the Battle of Actium (31 B.C.E.), when Greek civilization merged with Roman to become Greco-Roman civilization. Includes coverage of major personages, wars, political, and cultural subjects.

Ancient Rome, ed. , v.
Ancient Rome, ed. , v.

Ancient Rome, ed. , v.

Documents ancient Rome and the people who lived there as revealed through the many artifacts they left behind, including shields, swords, tools, toys, cosmetics, and jewelry.

Ancient Rome, ed. , v.
Ancient Rome, ed. , v.

Ancient Rome, ed. , v.

Documents ancient Rome, the people who lived there, and the pottery, weapons, and other artifacts they left behind. Also explores the architecture they created, the gods they worshiped, family life, transportation, travel, trade, 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.

Animal Rights, ed. , v.
Animal Rights, ed. , v.

Animal Rights, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding animal rights and provides an overview of the topic.

Animal and Plant Anatomy, ed. , v.
Animal and Plant Anatomy, ed. , v.

Animal and Plant Anatomy, ed. , v.

Provides anatomical illustrations of the external and internal anatomy of organisms ranging from amoebas, dolphins, and ferns to giraffes, lobsters, and humans. Includes articles on particular organisms, major organ systems and other broad topics. Stresses the interrelationship between organ systems and the ways in which the structures of particular organisms can be studied and compared.

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

Animal, ed. , v.

This book explores the world of the animal kingdom from the tiniest insects to the mighty humpback whale, aiding in the discovery of the animal kingdom and how it works. It covers cold- and warm-blooded vertebrates, marine and freshwater species, plus livestock and migrations as well as animals in mythology.

Animals Around the World, ed. , v.
Animals Around the World, ed. , v.

Animals Around the World, ed. , v.

Presents information about a wide variety of animals, from speedy cheetahs to enormous elephants.

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

Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of animals.

Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.
Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.

Anorexia and Bulimia, ed. , v.

Explores anorexia and bulimia in detail, covering its causes and treatments.

Anthrax, ed. , v.
Anthrax, ed. , v.

Anthrax, ed. , v.

Explores anthrax in detail, covering cutaneous, inhalational, and intestinal forms of anthrax, as well as methods of prevention and treatment. The use of Bacillus anthracis as a biological weapon is also explored.

Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.
Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.

Anxiety Disorders, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding anxiety disorders. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Arctic & Antarctic, ed. , v.
Arctic & Antarctic, ed. , v.

Arctic & Antarctic, ed. , v.

Provides a unique view of our planet's polar wildernesses. Covers the northern and southern lights, the crushing power of ice, why Amundsen beat Scott to the South Pole, how penguins keep warm, and what reindeer eat.

Are You LGBTQ?, ed. , v.
Are You LGBTQ?, ed. , v.

Are You LGBTQ?, ed. , v.

Through interviews with professionals as well as those in the LGBTQ community, readers can learn not only the definition of each of the words in this acronym, but also what it means on a greater scale. This text will provide teens with answers to many of their questions about sexuality and create a dialogue through which they can learn to accept each other and themselves.

Argentina, ed. , v.
Argentina, ed. , v.

Argentina, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Argentina; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Arnold Schwarzenegger, ed. , v.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, ed. , v.

Arnold Schwarzenegger, ed. , v.

A biography of Arnold Schwarzenegger as an actor and comedian, written for young adults.

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

Art, ed. , v.

Covers all of the key movements in Western art history, from Classicism to conceptual art and profiles many of the world's greatest artists.

Arthritis Sourcebook, ed. 3, v.
Arthritis Sourcebook, ed. 3, v.

Arthritis Sourcebook, ed. 3, v.

Provides updated information about diagnosing, treating, and managing degenerative, inflammatory, and other specific forms of arthritis.

Artificial Intelligence, ed. , v.
Artificial Intelligence, ed. , v.

Artificial Intelligence, ed. , v.

A factbook on the development and uses of intelligent robots that utilize artificial intelligence. An overview of how researchers simulate brain processes in these machines, and the variety of uses the machines/robots have. Written for young adults.

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.
Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, ed. , v.

Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period, each volume in this set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. An overview of the period and a chronology of major world events begin each volume.

Asperger's Syndrome, ed. , v.
Asperger's Syndrome, ed. , v.

Asperger's Syndrome, ed. , v.

Explores Asperger's syndrome in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments and therapies, and medical advances.

Asteroids and Meteorites, ed. , v.
Asteroids and Meteorites, ed. , v.

Asteroids and Meteorites, ed. , v.

Examines the many craters on Earth that have formed as a result of meteorites or asteroids crashing into the planet, excavating huge holes and wreaking widespread destruction on the landscape.

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.

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

Astronomy, ed. , v.

Explores the origins of the universe, the history of astronomy, the Solar System, and outer galaxies. Includes star charts and a guide to constellations which locate stars, galaxies and other objects in the night sky.

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

Astronomy, ed. , v.

This book covers the hottest topics in deep space, including exoplanets, black holes, and dark matter, as well as the amazing telescope technology that makes this work possible.

Athens, ed. , v.
Athens, ed. , v.

Athens, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Athens, Greece; describes the architecture, the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Atlas of Ancient Worlds, ed. , v.
Atlas of Ancient Worlds, ed. , v.

Atlas of Ancient Worlds, ed. , v.

Provides facts about Egyptian pharaohs, Japanese dynasties, Peruvian people, and other ancient civilizations.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ed. , v.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ed. , v.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia, ed. , v.
Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia, ed. , v.

Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia, ed. , v.

This book gives a thorough introduction to Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia, covering their physical and human geography and their complex and often intersecting histories, tracing their journeys from small settlements and polities in the post–Roman Empire world, illustrating how Austria, Croatia, and Slovenia have progressed through the centuries, and now join together through their membership in the European Union as coequals facing the future together.

Autism, ed. , v.
Autism, ed. , v.

Autism, ed. , v.

Explores autism in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments and therapies, and medical advances.

Azores, ed. , v.
Azores, ed. , v.

Azores, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on the nine islands of the Azores located in Portugal; recommends the 10 best restaurants, nightlife, entertainment, hotels, and local attractions.

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

Baby Animals, ed. , v.

Introduces toddlers to different kinds of baby animals.

Bacteria and Viruses, ed. , v.
Bacteria and Viruses, ed. , v.

Bacteria and Viruses, ed. , v.

A factbook on bacteria and viruses, written for young adults. Provides information about researchers in the field, the developments in fighting harmful microbes, as well in using beneficial ones for medicines.

Bali & Lombok, ed. , v.
Bali & Lombok, ed. , v.

Bali & Lombok, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Bali and Lombok; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Ballistics, ed. , v.
Ballistics, ed. , v.

Ballistics, ed. , v.

Explores the science of forensic ballistics, how it is used to solve crimes, and how it contributes to the conviction of criminals.

Bankruptcy, ed. , v.
Bankruptcy, ed. , v.

Bankruptcy, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding bankruptcy by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Barack Obama and the Idea of a Postracial Society, ed. , v.
Barack Obama and the Idea of a Postracial Society, ed. , v.

Barack Obama and the Idea of a Postracial Society, ed. , v.

This guide features Barack Obama, a first-term senator from Illinois, who became the first African American to be nominated for the presidency by a major political party.

Barack Obama, ed. , v.
Barack Obama, ed. , v.

Barack Obama, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of the President of the United States, Barack Obama.

Barcelona, ed. 3, v.
Barcelona, ed. 3, v.

Barcelona, ed. 3, v.

A pocket guidebook to Barcelona. Covers all the key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars; includes color maps.

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

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

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

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

Baseball, ed. , v.

Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers baseball.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies®, ed. 2, v.

Covers the fundamentals of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, as well as basic algebraic expressions and equations, statistics and sets, fractions and decimals, basic geometry, and more.

BeagleBone For Dummies®, ed. , v.
BeagleBone For Dummies®, ed. , v.

BeagleBone For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This book guides readers step-by-step throughout the process of getting acquainted with BeagleBone Original or BeagleBone Black. Readers will learn how to get set up, use and build the software, and code projects, with plenty of examples to walk them through through the process. They'll move carefully through the first BeagleBone project, then get ideas for branching out from there to create more advanced programs.

Beijing & Shanghai, ed. , v.
Beijing & Shanghai, ed. , v.

Beijing & Shanghai, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Beijing and Shanghai; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Belgium and Luxembourg, ed. , v.
Belgium and Luxembourg, ed. , v.

Belgium and Luxembourg, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Belgium and Luxembourg; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Belgium, Luxembourg, and The Netherlands, ed. , v.
Belgium, Luxembourg, and The Netherlands, ed. , v.

Belgium, Luxembourg, and The Netherlands, ed. , v.

Despite being known as the Low Countries, Belgium, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands are far from insignificant. Each of the three countries have rich histories, and what they lack in size or population, they make up for in thriving cultural climates. This book pays each country its due, surveying the lands, societies, traditions, and histories that have elevated the Low Countries on the world stage.

Ben Affleck, ed. , v.
Ben Affleck, ed. , v.

Ben Affleck, ed. , v.

A biography of Ben Affleck and his career as an actor, written for young adults.

Benjamin Banneker, ed. , v.
Benjamin Banneker, ed. , v.

Benjamin Banneker, ed. , v.

This book is a biography on Benjamin Banneker. Readers will learn about Banneker's early life, personal life, his contributions to science, surveying, the Farmers' Almanac, and for his campaign against slavery.

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.

Biodiversity, ed. , v.
Biodiversity, ed. , v.

Biodiversity, ed. , v.

Looks at how habitats are destroyed, the devastating effect this has on biodiversity, and the ways in which scientists restore ecosystems and habits.

Bioethics, ed. , v.
Bioethics, ed. , v.

Bioethics, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding bioethics and provides an overview of the topic.

Biofuels, ed. , v.
Biofuels, ed. , v.

Biofuels, ed. , v.

Describes the most common types of biofuels and biofuel technologies and seeks to identify both the advantages and disadvantages associated with their use.

Biographical Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court, ed. , v.
Biographical Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court, ed. , v.

Biographical Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court, ed. , v.

Includes essays profiling the men and women who have served and are serving on the U.S. Supreme Court. Includes biographical information, as well as details of legal contributions.

Biological Warfare, ed. , v.
Biological Warfare, ed. , v.

Biological Warfare, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding biological warfare and provides an overview of the topic.

Biology Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.
Biology Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

Biology Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

This book features approximately 50 experiments in areas such as cell and molecular biology, evolution and adaptation, and genetics, along with analysis and findings.

Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science, ed. , v.
Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science, ed. , v.

Biotechnology: Changing Life Through Science, ed. , v.

Covers biotechnological applications ranging across medicine, agriculture, and industry. Devoted to helping younger students and general readers understand the fast-developing science and issues related to: advances in biotechnology, the science of molecular biology and genetics.

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.

Black Holes, ed. , v.
Black Holes, ed. , v.

Black Holes, ed. , v.

A factbook on black holes, written for young adults. Presents evidence and theories for these objects, discusses how they were first predicted, how they form, their physical properties, and how scientists detect them.

Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the United States, ed. , v.
Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the United States, ed. , v.

Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the United States, ed. , v.

An alphabetical presentation of brief statistics, maps and pictorial information about each of the fifty United States, as well as U.S. territories and possessions. Coverage includes geography, state history, population, ethnic groups, natural resources, famous natives, and vital statistics. For students in elementary schools.

Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the World, ed. , v.
Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the World, ed. , v.

Blackbirch Kid's Visual Reference of the World, ed. , v.

An alphabetical presentation of brief statistics, maps and pictorial information about every country in the world. Coverage includes geography, industry, population, ethnic groups, climate, religion, education, and daily life. Includes a special section of political, topographical, and thematic world maps. For students in elementary schools.

Blackmail and Bribery, ed. , v.
Blackmail and Bribery, ed. , v.

Blackmail and Bribery, ed. , v.

Examines the crimes of blackmail and bribery, how they're investigated, and how criminals are prosecuted.

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

Boat, ed. , v.

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

Body Farms, ed. , v.
Body Farms, ed. , v.

Body Farms, ed. , v.

Explores the science of forensic anthropology and describes how body farms are used to further research developments in forensic science.

Body Image, ed. , v.
Body Image, ed. , v.

Body Image, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding body image. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Body Image, ed. , v.
Body Image, ed. , v.

Body Image, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding body image and provides an overview of the topic.

Boston, ed. , v.
Boston, ed. , v.

Boston, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Boston; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Boston, ed. , v.
Boston, ed. , v.

Boston, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Boston; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Boston, ed. , v.
Boston, ed. , v.

Boston, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Boston; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms: Pop Culture of 20th-Century America, ed. , v.
Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms: Pop Culture of 20th-Century America, ed. , v.

Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms: Pop Culture of 20th-Century America, ed. , v.

The hairstyles, slang terms, advertising jingles, pop music sensations, and all else described as popular culture is covered in this five-volume reference. Arranged chronologically by decade and by broad topics within each decade, this set focuses solely on the popular culture of the twentieth century, offering more detailed information on trends and fads than any other resource. Written specifically for students in grades 5 through 12.

Brain Trauma, ed. , v.
Brain Trauma, ed. , v.

Brain Trauma, ed. , v.

Explores brain trauma in detail, covering its causes and effects, treatments, prevention, and medical advances.

Brazil, ed. , v.
Brazil, ed. , v.

Brazil, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Brazil; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Breast Cancer Sourcebook, ed. 3, v.
Breast Cancer Sourcebook, ed. 3, v.

Breast Cancer Sourcebook, ed. 3, v.

Provides basic consumer health information on risk factors, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of breast cancer, along with facts about coping after treatment.

Brett Favre, ed. , v.
Brett Favre, ed. , v.

Brett Favre, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of football superstar Brett Favre.

Brittany, ed. , v.
Brittany, ed. , v.

Brittany, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Brittany; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Brussels, Bruges, Ghent & Antwerp, ed. , v.
Brussels, Bruges, Ghent & Antwerp, ed. , v.

Brussels, Bruges, Ghent & Antwerp, ed. , v.

Provides travel information to major Belgium cities and its capital; includes district maps, floor plans of historical sites, and suggestions for accommodations, restaurants, and entertainment.

Budapest, ed. , v.
Budapest, ed. , v.

Budapest, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Budapest; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Budapest, ed. , v.
Budapest, ed. , v.

Budapest, ed. , v.

Includes numerous top 10 lists - from the top 10 Hungarian dishes to the top 10 festivals, bars, cafés, and shops. Provides insider knowledge for visitors. Also includes a list of the top 10 things to avoid.

Buddhism, ed. , v.
Buddhism, ed. , v.

Buddhism, ed. , v.

Provides an introduction to Buddhism, discussing the history, beliefs, key figures, and practices of the religion.

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.

Building, ed. , v.
Building, ed. , v.

Building, ed. , v.

Covers the components and construction materials of a building, and discusses staircases, fireplaces, doors, windows, and ornament.

Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia, ed. , v.
Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia, ed. , v.

Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia, ed. , v.

This book takes a look at five countries in this region—Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia—exploring both what they are like today and how they have become what they are through the course of their histories. Each had ties to the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires in earlier times, all became Eastern-bloc countries in the 20th century, and all successfully emerged from Communist rule in the late 20th and early 21st centuries.

Bulgaria, ed. , v.
Bulgaria, ed. , v.

Bulgaria, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Bulgaria; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Bunny, ed. , v.
Bunny, ed. , v.

Bunny, ed. , v.

Follows the growth and development of a bunny from birth to six weeks old.

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.

Butterfly, ed. , v.
Butterfly, ed. , v.

Butterfly, ed. , v.

Follows the growth and development of the butterfly from a caterpillar into a butterfly.

CDs, Super Glue, and Salsa, ed. , v.
CDs, Super Glue, and Salsa, ed. , v.

CDs, Super Glue, and Salsa, ed. , v.

Provides descriptions of household and high-interest products, step-by-step descriptions of manufacturing processes, and sidebars with additional information. Covers for each entry: why there was a need, who invented it, how it is made, what it is made of, and how it works. Includes photographs, illustrations and line drawings, and a glossary of definitions.

California, ed. , v.
California, ed. , v.

California, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on California; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Canary Islands, ed. , v.
Canary Islands, ed. , v.

Canary Islands, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the Canary Islands; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Cancer, ed. , v.
Cancer, ed. , v.

Cancer, ed. , v.

Explores cancer in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments, prevention, and medical advances.

Cancer, ed. , v.
Cancer, ed. , v.

Cancer, ed. , v.

Essays address diseases, conditions, symptoms, cancer-related syndromes, chemotherapy and other drugs and drug classes, cancer centers, genetics, the biology of cancer, medical specialties, tests, procedures, complimentary and alternative therapies, lifestyles, healthy and preventive strategies, and the many social and personal issues surrounding cancer.

Cancun and the Yucatan, ed. , v.
Cancun and the Yucatan, ed. , v.

Cancun and the Yucatan, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Cancun and the Yucatan; describes the culture and history, and recommends hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Car, ed. , v.
Car, ed. , v.

Car, ed. , v.

Covers the history, development, and impact of automobiles from horseless carriages and Model T Fords to modern high-performance racing cars.

Career Information Center, ed. 9, v.
Career Information Center, ed. 9, v.

Career Information Center, ed. 9, v.

Provides information for job seekers on various career areas. Each profile includes a job summary chart, a job description, and up-to-date salary information.

Career Match, ed. 2, v.
Career Match, ed. 2, v.

Career Match, ed. 2, v.

This book is designed to help people discover their ideal work. Using the author's revealing ten-minute self-assessment, the book helps readers determine their personality style, then walks them through the range of career choices best for them.

Careers If You Like Helping People, ed. , v.
Careers If You Like Helping People, ed. , v.

Careers If You Like Helping People, ed. , v.

This book explores careers in one of the helping professions for people who are compassionate and empathetic. It covers such careers as nurse-midwife, social worker, firefighter, police officer, nursing home aide, home health aide, gerontologist, physical therapist, or clergy member.

Careers in Building Construction, ed. , v.
Careers in Building Construction, ed. , v.

Careers in Building Construction, ed. , v.

This book explores career opportunities available for those who want to pursue a career in building construction. Highlights over 30 career paths in building construction, including Building Surveyor, Construction Manager, Construction Worker, Planner, Project Architect and Site Engineer.

Careers in Information Technology, ed. , v.
Careers in Information Technology, ed. , v.

Careers in Information Technology, ed. , v.

This book explores career opportunities available for those who want to pursue a career in information technology. Examines 23 potential career paths in Information Technology, including Computer Engineer, Computer Programmer, Robotics Technician, Database Administrator, Information Security Analyst, Multimedia Artist & Animator, Software Developer, and Web Administrator.

Caribbean, ed. , v.
Caribbean, ed. , v.

Caribbean, ed. , v.

This book guides travelers to the best attractions available on 130 Caribbean islands.

Caroline Herschel, ed. , v.
Caroline Herschel, ed. , v.

Caroline Herschel, ed. , v.

This book explores the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Caroline Herschel (1750-1848) and her contributions to the field of astronomy. She discovered multiple comets and created her own star catalogue, and was the first woman to be paid for her scientific research.

Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes, ed. , v.
Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes, ed. , v.

Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia displays more than 1,000 methods of transportation. Text covers facts and figures on record breakers and news makers and includes the story of the history of transportation

Cash and Credit Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.
Cash and Credit Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Cash and Credit Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Provides an updated look at how teens can earn and manage money. It covers practical information about receiving income, paying taxes, and budgeting.

Castillos, ed. , v.
Castillos, ed. , v.

Castillos, ed. , v.

Explore el mundo de los castillos medievales y cómo era realmente la vida de la gente que vivía dentro de sus poderosas almenas.

Castle and Knight, ed. , v.
Castle and Knight, ed. , v.

Castle and Knight, ed. , v.

Explores the world of knights and castles.

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.

Cell Phones, ed. , v.
Cell Phones, ed. , v.

Cell Phones, ed. , v.

Explores the impact of advances such as cell phones, portable music players, and online social networks. This volume focuses on cell phone innovation in detail, tracing the history and scientific breakthroughs leading to its creation.

Censorship, ed. , v.
Censorship, ed. , v.

Censorship, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of censorship.

Censorship, ed. , v.
Censorship, ed. , v.

Censorship, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding censorship by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Censorship, ed. , v.
Censorship, ed. , v.

Censorship, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding censorship. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Cesar Millan, ed. , v.
Cesar Millan, ed. , v.

Cesar Millan, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of professional dog trainer, Cesar Millan.

Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.
Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.

Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government, ed. , v.

Presents easy to understand information about the inner workings of the federal government. Includes historical overviews and examinations of the day-to-day operations of each branch, as well as Constitutional duties and obligations of each branch, specifics related to eligibility, elections and appointments of key positions, changes since 1776, the future of each branch, and other topics. For student and general audiences.

Chemical Compounds, ed. , v.
Chemical Compounds, ed. , v.

Chemical Compounds, ed. , v.

Offers information on the ways in which different chemical elements combine to form commonly-used chemical compounds, such as water, ammonia, and aspirin. Defines what a chemical compound actually is and the difference between organic and inorganic compounds, as well as providing definitions of acids, bases, salts, oxides, and coordination compounds. Features a general historical overview of major discoveries and the notable scientists who made them.

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.

Chemical Elements: From Carbon to Krypton, ed. , v.
Chemical Elements: From Carbon to Krypton, ed. , v.

Chemical Elements: From Carbon to Krypton, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth information on 112 known chemical elements. For younger and middle school students, but also appropriate for high school students.

Chemistry Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.
Chemistry Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

Chemistry Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

This book features approximately 50 chemistry experiments along with analysis and findings.

Chernobyl, ed. , v.
Chernobyl, ed. , v.

Chernobyl, ed. , v.

Offers multiple perspectives on momentous events. This volume introduces and provides a brief overview of major factors that contributed to the nuclear power accident in the Russian city of Chernobyl.

Chick, ed. , v.
Chick, ed. , v.

Chick, ed. , v.

Shows the development of a chick from hatching to eight weeks old.

Child Abuse, ed. , v.
Child Abuse, ed. , v.

Child Abuse, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding child abuse and provides an overview of the topic.

Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.
Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.

Childhood Obesity, ed. , v.

Explores the issue of childhood obesity covering its causes, health risks, prevention and treatment.

Children's Book of Art, ed. , v.
Children's Book of Art, ed. , v.

Children's Book of Art, ed. , v.

Covers important art movements from the Renaissance to Rococo as well as the great artists from these eras.

Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas, ed. , v.
Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas, ed. , v.

Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas, ed. , v.

This children’s atlas shows key animal habitats and locations around the world. Photographs highlight each continent's most iconic animals and colorful graphics show the animals, plants, and habitats found within each country. Habitats are introduced and explained, from the mountains and deserts to the grasslands and tropical rain forests, including where the habitats are found, what the climate is like, and what plants and animals live in them.

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

Children's Illustrated Thesaurus, ed. , v.

A comprehensive, illustrated thesaurus created specifically for young readers and writers, with more than 4,000 entries and authoritative content. The entries are arranged alphabetically and include definitions and sample sentences to help kids understand the meaning and usage of words in context, and antonym features present another layer of vocabulary for children to enjoy.

Chile and Easter Island, ed. , v.
Chile and Easter Island, ed. , v.

Chile and Easter Island, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Chile and Easter Island; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

China, ed. , v.
China, ed. , v.

China, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding China by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Choosing a Career, ed. , v.
Choosing a Career, ed. , v.

Choosing a Career, ed. , v.

A compendium of opinion on career choice, including whether or not career planning is useful, whether raising compulsory high school attendance ages will reduce dropout rates, and whether college is for everyone.

Christianity, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Christianity, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Christianity, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Covers the faith of Christianity from its origins to its role in the 21st century.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ed. , v.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ed. , v.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ed. , v.

Explores chronic fatigue syndrome in detail, covering symptoms, theories on a possible cause, methods of diagnosis, and treatment options.

Civil Liberties and the War on Terrorism, ed. , v.
Civil Liberties and the War on Terrorism, ed. , v.

Civil Liberties and the War on Terrorism, ed. , v.

A factbook on civil liberties and terrorism, written for young adults. Explores the challenges that citizens of the United States face in balancing protection of American civil liberties with effective work against terrorism.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.
Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding civil liberties by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.
Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Civil Liberties, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding civil liberties and provides an overview of the topic.

Classical Music, ed. , v.
Classical Music, ed. , v.

Classical Music, ed. , v.

Explores over 1,000 years of classical music, from medieval chants to contemporary symphonies. Examines the lives and work of the great composers, from Mozart to Cage.

Cleaning Up the Environment, ed. , v.
Cleaning Up the Environment, ed. , v.

Cleaning Up the Environment, ed. , v.

Explores current and emerging methods in pollution cleanup.

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

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of climate change.

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

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of climate change from a variety of international perspectives.

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.

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

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Offers coverage of the history, politics, and ethical debates related to climate change, including the impact of climate change on daily life, trade and commerce, travel, and the future of both industrialized and impoverished nations. Provides insights on leading social issues and spurs critical thinking about the impact of environmental issues on daily life and globalization.

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

Climate Change, ed. , v.

Examines different aspects of climate change, including the causes on different time scales, the human-induced climate changes over the past 200 years, and the effect that climate change has on the environment.

Climate Systems, ed. , v.
Climate Systems, ed. , v.

Climate Systems, ed. , v.

Provides the basic scientific framework needed to understand how climate systems work and what global warming involves. Outlines the concept of global systems, climate cycles, and the atmosphere's structure and discusses the local motions in the atmosphere that affect weather and climate.

Cloning, ed. , v.
Cloning, ed. , v.

Cloning, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding cloning and provides an overview of the topic.

Coaching and Fitness, ed. , v.
Coaching and Fitness, ed. , v.

Coaching and Fitness, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Coaching and Fitness such as Aerobics Instructors and Fitness Trainers. Athletic Directors, Exercise Physiologists, Fitness Directors, Health Club Owners and Managers, Personal Trainers, Sports Equipment Managers, Sports Physicians, and more.

Cocaine and Crack, ed. , v.
Cocaine and Crack, ed. , v.

Cocaine and Crack, ed. , v.

A factbook about cocaine and crack, written for young readers. Describes the effects, use, and abuse of cocaine and crack. Discusses law enforcement, abuse prevention, and help for those who abuse the drug.

Coding with JavaScript For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Coding with JavaScript For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Coding with JavaScript For Dummies®, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will: learn what JavaScript does, how it works, and where to use it; master the core elements of JavaScript and immediately put it to work; build interactive web elements and try out code online; create basic applications as they apply JavaScript to the app development workflow; and more.

Coding, ed. , v.
Coding, ed. , v.

Coding, ed. , v.

This book explains coding clearly for children with beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information. It is packed with up-to-date information and fun quizzes, while key curriculum text tells children why we use code, how computers use code and covers the history of coding from early computer programming languages to Python and Scratch.

College, ed. , v.
College, ed. , v.

College, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding higher education by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Comets and Asteroids, ed. , v.
Comets and Asteroids, ed. , v.

Comets and Asteroids, ed. , v.

A factbook on comets and asteroids, written for young adults. Outlines evidence and theories about black holes and what constitutes them, discusses how they are detected, how scientists believe they form.

Compost, ed. , v.
Compost, ed. , v.

Compost, ed. , v.

Covers how to make the best compost using ingredients that are easily found around the house.

Computers For Seniors For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.
Computers For Seniors For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.

Computers For Seniors For Dummies®, ed. 4, v.

Provides step-by-step guidance on getting started with a new computer, from turning it on and using the keyboard and mouse to finding your way around the new Windows 9 operating system, from emailing with family and friends to staying connected on social media, shopping securely online, researching topics of interest, finding recipes and diet tips, and more.

Constitutional Amendments, ed. 2, v.
Constitutional Amendments, ed. 2, v.

Constitutional Amendments, ed. 2, v.

Provides the history and social context of the amendment process, covering each of the 27 amendments. Significant issues, events, figures, movements and judicial/legislative actions in the history of each amendment are also covered chronologically.

Contemporary Fashion, ed. 2, v.
Contemporary Fashion, ed. 2, v.

Contemporary Fashion, ed. 2, v.

Provides biographical and critical coverage of primarily U.S. designers, milliners, footwear designers, fashion companies and textile houses. Entries include a biographical summary; primary and secondary bibliography that includes articles and exhibition catalogs; and a signed, critical essay written by an expert in the field as well as photographs.

Cook It Together, ed. , v.
Cook It Together, ed. , v.

Cook It Together, ed. , v.

Features easy-to-follow child-friendly recipes that kids love and can learn how to make.

Cool Stuff 2.0 and How It Works, ed. , v.
Cool Stuff 2.0 and How It Works, ed. , v.

Cool Stuff 2.0 and How It Works, ed. , v.

Uses computer-generated images to explain how many devices and processes of modern technology work. Covers inventions such as HDTV, game consoles, robot cars, helicopters, space probes, oil rigs, mass dampers, biometric id's, and tsunami alert systems.

Copenhagen, ed. , v.
Copenhagen, ed. , v.

Copenhagen, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Copenhagen; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.
Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.

Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.

This book offers a jumping-off point for youth dealing with opioid abuse in their lives, whether it is their own addiction or coping with opioid abuse among family members or friends.

Coral Reefs Matter, ed. , v.
Coral Reefs Matter, ed. , v.

Coral Reefs Matter, ed. , v.

What can we learn about the health of an ecosystem through coral reefs? This title takes readers into our warming oceans to learn why and how coral reefs are hurting, and why it's a larger issue for the thousands of animals and humans who depend on its resources.

Corsica, ed. , v.
Corsica, ed. , v.

Corsica, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on the island of Corsica; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Costa Rica, ed. , v.
Costa Rica, ed. , v.

Costa Rica, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Costa Rica; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

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.

Creating with Digital Sewing Machines, ed. , v.
Creating with Digital Sewing Machines, ed. , v.

Creating with Digital Sewing Machines, ed. , v.

This book is a guide for makers who want to revolutionize their sewing game. It explores the difference between mechanical, electronic, and digital sewing machines and how these machines work in conjunction with other machines in a Fab Lab. It covers careers available to digital sewing machine operators and about what education and projects can help them gain the necessary skills.

Creating with Milling Machines, ed. , v.
Creating with Milling Machines, ed. , v.

Creating with Milling Machines, ed. , v.

This book explains how CNC milling complements the other processes completed in a Fab Lab (fabrication laboratory) and where a CNC milling machine operator fits as a maker.

Crete, ed. , v.
Crete, ed. , v.

Crete, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the Greek island of Crete; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Crime & Punishment in the United States, ed. , v.
Crime & Punishment in the United States, ed. , v.

Crime & Punishment in the United States, ed. , v.

Examines the core aspects of criminal justice. Essays focus on types of crimes, apprehension of wrongdoers, criminal trials, and types of punishment.

Critical Perspectives on Gun Control, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on Gun Control, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on Gun Control, ed. , v.

This text introduces different perspectives about the issue of gun control. Experts, politicians, judges, and everyday people weigh in on this contentious issue, allowing students to analyze gun control from all sides.

Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.

This text has primary-source evidence from doctors and thoughtful analysis from health experts and court cases, as well as personal viewpoints of people affected in their ordinary lives, helping students think critically about opioid use and abuse.

Croatia, ed. , v.
Croatia, ed. , v.

Croatia, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the history, geography, and people of Croatia; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Cruise Guide to Europe & The Mediterranean, ed. , v.
Cruise Guide to Europe & The Mediterranean, ed. , v.

Cruise Guide to Europe & The Mediterranean, ed. , v.

Provides a brief history of cruising and covers the options open to anyone planning a cruise. Includes descriptions of the most popular stopping places and the sights in or near each port. Covers the practicalities of cruising, from planning and booking the cruise to on-board facilities and shore excursions.

Cryptology, ed. , v.
Cryptology, ed. , v.

Cryptology, ed. , v.

Explores the world of cryptology, the writing of disguised messages, and cryptanalysis, the cracking of the codes or ciphers used during cryptography to reveal the original message. Includes explanations of scientific and legal processes.

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.

Cuba, ed. , v.
Cuba, ed. , v.

Cuba, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the history, geography, and people of Cuba; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Cybercrime, ed. , v.
Cybercrime, ed. , v.

Cybercrime, ed. , v.

Explores the world of computer forensics. Offers crime technology statistics from computer viruses and e-mail spam to identity theft, sexual harassment, and hate crimes. Includes explanations of scientific and legal processes.

Cyprus, Greece, and Malta, ed. , v.
Cyprus, Greece, and Malta, ed. , v.

Cyprus, Greece, and Malta, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers not only to Greece but also to Cyprus and Malta, island countries that were also among the earliest sites of civilization in Europe, and examines the historical events that shaped these European Union countries as well as the cultural traditions of the diverse societies that call them home. The three countries share a rugged landscape, Mediterranean climate, and membership in the EU.

Czech & Slovak Republics, ed. , v.
Czech & Slovak Republics, ed. , v.

Czech & Slovak Republics, ed. , v.

This guide covers the Czech and Slovak Republics, region-by-region, from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, and practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car.

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 Savage Earth, ed. , v.
DK Guide to Savage Earth, ed. , v.

DK Guide to Savage Earth, ed. , v.

Depicts the powerful natural forces that shape the Earth including glaciers, volcanos, earthquakes and tsunamis.

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.

Da Vinci and His Times, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Da Vinci and His Times, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Da Vinci and His Times, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores the life and times of the great painter, scientist, philosopher, and engineer Leonardo da Vinci.

Dance, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Dance, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Dance, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Explores the world of dance from ballet and modern dance to various styles of dance performed all over the world.

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.

Danica Patrick, ed. , v.
Danica Patrick, ed. , v.

Danica Patrick, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and motor racing career of Danica Patrick.

Daniel Radcliffe, ed. , v.
Daniel Radcliffe, ed. , v.

Daniel Radcliffe, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of actor Daniel Radcliffe.

Date Rape, ed. , v.
Date Rape, ed. , v.

Date Rape, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding date rape. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Dazzling Decimals, ed. , v.
Dazzling Decimals, ed. , v.

Dazzling Decimals, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to hundredths. Step by step instructions, tips, and sample problems are also provided.

Deafness and Hearing Impairment, ed. , v.
Deafness and Hearing Impairment, ed. , v.

Deafness and Hearing Impairment, ed. , v.

Covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances for deafness and hearing impairments.

Death Penalty, ed. , v.
Death Penalty, ed. , v.

Death Penalty, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding the death penalty and provides an overview of the topic.

Death and Dying, ed. 2, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2, v.

Offers clear and concise information and covers the many issues, feelings, and processes that relate to death and dying.

Delhi, ed. , v.
Delhi, ed. , v.

Delhi, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the city of Delhi; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Dementia, ed. , v.
Dementia, ed. , v.

Dementia, ed. , v.

Explores dementia in detail, covering its symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, and medical advances.

Denmark, Finland, and Sweden, ed. , v.
Denmark, Finland, and Sweden, ed. , v.

Denmark, Finland, and Sweden, ed. , v.

This study of Denmark, Finland, and Sweden shows how these nations have emerged from the long shadow of their early days in the Viking era to become vibrant societies with proud traditions, distinct customs, and promising futures. Readers will learn about the land, people, governments, and economies of these fascinating countries, and examine the historical paths each took to achieve the successes they enjoy in the modern age.

Denmark, ed. , v.
Denmark, ed. , v.

Denmark, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Denmark; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Denzel Washington, ed. , v.
Denzel Washington, ed. , v.

Denzel Washington, ed. , v.

A biography of Denzel Washington and his career as an actor, written for young adults.

Depression, ed. , v.
Depression, ed. , v.

Depression, ed. , v.

Examines the history of depression; the demographics of the disorder; the clinical description of depression; current techniques for testing for depression; and current research.

Depression, ed. , v.
Depression, ed. , v.

Depression, ed. , v.

Explores depression in detail, covering causes and effects, treatments, and medical advances.

Derrick Rose, ed. , v.
Derrick Rose, ed. , v.

Derrick Rose, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of basketball star Derrick Rose.

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

Desert, ed. , v.

Explores the Earth's driest regions from the Sahara to the Australian Great Sandy. Investigates how people, animals, and plants cope in this arid environment.

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

Desert, ed. , v.

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

Devon and Cornwall, ed. , v.
Devon and Cornwall, ed. , v.

Devon and Cornwall, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Devon and Cornwall; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Diabetes, ed. , v.
Diabetes, ed. , v.

Diabetes, ed. , v.

Examines all aspects of this disease, including the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes from the ancient period to the present day; the definition of the various types of diabetes; diagnosis and treatment, with an emphasis on prevention; the cultural impact of the disease; and the state of current research on new forms of insulin, blood glucose meters, transplants, and weight control.

Diabetes, ed. , v.
Diabetes, ed. , v.

Diabetes, ed. , v.

Explores diabetes in detail, covering causes, diagnosis, treatment, and current medical research.

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.

Dieting, ed. , v.
Dieting, ed. , v.

Dieting, ed. , v.

Articles explore the risks and behaviours associated with dieting.

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

Dinosaur Atlas, ed. , v.

Find out what the world was like millions of years ago by exploring the prehistoric continents to see how and where dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals lived.

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

Dinosaur, ed. , v.

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

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

Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Explores the field of paleontology and other professions related to the study of dinosaurs and the collection of fossils.

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

Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Provides online links with fossil hunters, scientists, and the people who bring dinosaurs to life.

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

Dinosaur, ed. , v.

Covers the world of the dinosaur, focusing on their teeth, feet, eggs, and fossils.

Dinosaurios, ed. , v.
Dinosaurios, ed. , v.

Dinosaurios, ed. , v.

Explore la vida de los prehistóricos amos de la tierra y descubre cómo los antiguos fósiles y huellas revelan un mundo impresionante.

Disabilities Affecting Learning, ed. , v.
Disabilities Affecting Learning, ed. , v.

Disabilities Affecting Learning, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding vocabulary and reading comprehension by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Disability Rights Movement, ed. , v.
Disability Rights Movement, ed. , v.

Disability Rights Movement, ed. , v.

This book explores the ways in which people with disabilities have fought for their right to equal access, equal opportunities, and equal treatment. Key figures and events are highlighted to give readers a well-rounded sense of the movement.

Disaster Relief, ed. , v.
Disaster Relief, ed. , v.

Disaster Relief, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding disaster relief. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Discrimination, ed. , v.
Discrimination, ed. , v.

Discrimination, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of discrimination.

Discrimination, ed. , v.
Discrimination, ed. , v.

Discrimination, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding discrimination. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Dive into Division, ed. , v.
Dive into Division, ed. , v.

Dive into Division, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, helps students to understand properties of multiplication and the relationship between multiplication and division while solving problems. Guided instruction, tips, and sample problems are also provided.

Dog Tricks, ed. , v.
Dog Tricks, ed. , v.

Dog Tricks, ed. , v.

This guide demonstrates a variety of popular dog tricks with detailed, step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs, with helpful information on using positive training, rewards, cues, and body language to facilitate training.

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.

Downloading Music, ed. , v.
Downloading Music, ed. , v.

Downloading Music, ed. , v.

Takes a critical look at downloading music, who it impacts, and how. Includes a list of organizations to contact for further information.

Dress Codes in Schools, ed. , v.
Dress Codes in Schools, ed. , v.

Dress Codes in Schools, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding dress codes in schools. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.
Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Drug Abuse, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding drug abuse and provides an overview of the topic.

Drugs, ed. , v.
Drugs, ed. , v.

Drugs, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of drugs from a variety of international perspectives.

Drugs, ed. 2, v.
Drugs, ed. 2, v.

Drugs, ed. 2, v.

Provides a complete and informative guide to drugs and drug abuse and covers the hard facts and personal testimonies to help teenagers make an informed decision about drugs.

Dubai, ed. , v.
Dubai, ed. , v.

Dubai, ed. , v.

A pocket guidebook to Dubai. Covers key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars.

Dublin, ed. , v.
Dublin, ed. , v.

Dublin, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Dublin; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Duck, ed. , v.
Duck, ed. , v.

Duck, ed. , v.

Shows the development of a duckling from hatching to eight weeks old.

Dwayne Johnson, ed. , v.
Dwayne Johnson, ed. , v.

Dwayne Johnson, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of actor and professional wrestler Dwayne Johnson.

Dynamic Denominators, ed. , v.
Dynamic Denominators, ed. , v.

Dynamic Denominators, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students how to add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators, and how to convert fractions so that they have the same denominator. Step-by-step instructions, tips, and sample problems are also provided.

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.

Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library, ed. , v.
Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library, ed. , v.

Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library, ed. , v.

This reference library provides a comprehensive overview of the history of the regions of the American continents in which two of the world's first civilizations developed: Mesoamerica (the name for the lands in which ancient civilizations arose in Central America and Mexico) and the Andes Mountains region of South America (in present-day Peru and parts of Bolivia, northern Argentina, and Ecuador).

Early Humans, ed. , v.
Early Humans, ed. , v.

Early Humans, ed. , v.

Covers how the world's first people lived from cave dwellings to the tools of the Iron Age.

Earth Science Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.
Earth Science Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

Earth Science Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

This book features approximately 50 earth science experiments along with analysis and findings.

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.

Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters, ed. , v.
Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters, ed. , v.

Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters, ed. , v.

Describes natural disasters which have occurred in various places throughout the world.

Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding eating disorders and provides an overview of the topic.

Eating Disorders, ed. 2, v.
Eating Disorders, ed. 2, v.

Eating Disorders, ed. 2, v.

Offers important facts, testimonies, and demonstrations that illustrate the serious dangers of eating disorders to help teens find a healthier way to deal with their problems.

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.

Edgy Equations, ed. , v.
Edgy Equations, ed. , v.

Edgy Equations, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students how to master one-variable equations. Visual representations, and sample questions are also provided.

Egypt, ed. , v.
Egypt, ed. , v.

Egypt, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Egypt; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

El Cambio Climático, ed. , v.
El Cambio Climático, ed. , v.

El Cambio Climático, ed. , v.

Descubre cómo la actividad del ser humano afecta a nuestro planeta y repasa las alternativas. Averigua cómo el hielo nos desvela la historia del cambio climático a lo largo de los milenios.

El Petróleo, ed. , v.
El Petróleo, ed. , v.

El Petróleo, ed. , v.

Explore los combustibles ósiles: de dónde vienen, qué uso les damos, y qué efectos tienen en nuestro planeta.

Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.
Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.

Electronic Devices in Schools, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding electronic devices in schools. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Eli Manning, ed. , v.
Eli Manning, ed. , v.

Eli Manning, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of football superstar Eli Manning.

Elijah Wood, ed. , v.
Elijah Wood, ed. , v.

Elijah Wood, ed. , v.

A biography of Elijah Wood and his career as an actor, written for young adults.

Elizabethan World Reference Library, ed. , v.
Elizabethan World Reference Library, ed. , v.

Elizabethan World Reference Library, ed. , v.

Provides background and information on the culture and history of the Elizabethan period, biographies of significant men and women of the time, and primary sources that represent some of the most significant and studied documents of the era.

Ellen DeGeneres, ed. , v.
Ellen DeGeneres, ed. , v.

Ellen DeGeneres, ed. , v.

Profiles the life and career of comedian and talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres.

Eminem, ed. , v.
Eminem, ed. , v.

Eminem, ed. , v.

A biography of Eminem and his career as an entertainer, written for young adults.

Encyclopedia of Aging, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Aging, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Aging, ed. , v.

Encompasses all aspects of aging, covering a variety of disciplines including biology, medicine, economics, law psychology, sociology and history, and also explores related issues such as religion, spirituality, and ethics. Also provides a topical outline, primary source documents, addresses, and Web sites. 4 volumes.

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 Food and Culture, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, ed. , v.

A three-volume survey of food and its place in human culture and society, presented through 600 alphabetically sorted entries. Features multidisciplinary coverage of such topics as comfort food, ethnicity and food, medieval banquets, and nutrient composition, among many others. Includes photographs, illustrations, sidebars, recipes, menus, and timelines. For students and general readers.

Encyclopedia of Genetics, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Genetics, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Genetics, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Surveys the field of genetics from a variety of perspectives: historical and technical background along with discussion of recent discoveries and developments.

Encyclopedia of Space, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Space, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Space, ed. , v.

Provides a guide to astronomy and space science and includes the facts and figures from the latest missions to the planets, and images from the Hubble Space Telescope.

Encyclopedia of the United Nations, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of the United Nations, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of the United Nations, ed. 2, v.

Provides a comprehensive update to the United Nations's institutions, procedures, policies, specialized agencies, historic personalities, initiatives, and involvement in world affairs.

Endangered Species, ed. , v.
Endangered Species, ed. , v.

Endangered Species, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding endangered species. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Endangered Species, ed. , v.
Endangered Species, ed. , v.

Endangered Species, ed. , v.

This book begins with an introduction that addresses major threats and extinctions in history, discusses the geographical and cultural contexts in which these incidents happened, highlights other key moments along the endangered species timeline, and clearly shows why the topic of endangered species matters.

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

Energy Alternatives, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding energy alternatives and provides an overview of the topic.

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

Energy Alternatives, ed. , v.

A factbook on energy alternatives, written for young adults. Discusses development of renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, and geothermal power.

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

Energy, ed. , v.

Explains how energy sources like electricity, heat, power, sun, lightening, fire, and combustion, shape our landscape and climate.

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

Energy, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding energy and provides an overview of the topic.

England's Lake District, ed. , v.
England's Lake District, ed. , v.

England's Lake District, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on England’s Lake District; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

English Language Learners, ed. , v.
English Language Learners, ed. , v.

English Language Learners, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding English language learners. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Environmental Science Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.
Environmental Science Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

Environmental Science Experiments Sourcebook, ed. , v.

This book features approximately 50 experiments on topics such as pollution and recycling, along with analysis and findings.

Environmental Science Experiments, ed. , v.
Environmental Science Experiments, ed. , v.

Environmental Science Experiments, ed. , v.

Offers students and teachers the tools to explore various environmental issues; includes hands-on activities to learn more about environmental problems and what can be done to solve them.

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

Environmental Science, ed. , v.

Provides comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences. Cross-curricular in nature, the title supports both basic and advanced curricula in earth and environmental science, physics, chemistry, and biology, as well as general science, history, government, and the social sciences.

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.

Epilepsy, ed. , v.
Epilepsy, ed. , v.

Epilepsy, ed. , v.

Provides information about diseases and disorders, focusing on controversies and first-person accounts. This volume covers symptoms, causes and effects, treatments, cures and medical advances in epilepsy.

Eruption! The Story of Volcanoes, ed. , v.
Eruption! The Story of Volcanoes, ed. , v.

Eruption! The Story of Volcanoes, ed. , v.

Describes volcano eruptions that have occurred in various places throughout the world.

Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland, ed. , v.
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland, ed. , v.

Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland, ed. , v.

After emerging from the long shadow cast by the Soviet Union, the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania and neighboring Poland transitioned from communism to market economies and instituted democratic reforms in a remarkably short time. Although each continues to contend with various economic and political issues, their successes have allowed them to become some of the few former Eastern bloc states to join the European Union.

Ethical Business, ed. , v.
Ethical Business, ed. , v.

Ethical Business, ed. , v.

Teaches the know-how to get results without getting ruthless and covers how to improve your bottom line and employee morale while listening to your conscience.

Ethics, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ethics, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ethics, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Applied ethics is the main focus of this revised edition, with a particular emphasis on current ethics issues. Includes religious issues, business and labor ethics, political and economic issues, personal and social ethics issues, and bioethics.

Etiquette and Taboos around the World, ed. , v.
Etiquette and Taboos around the World, ed. , v.

Etiquette and Taboos around the World, ed. , v.

This book includes topics such as greeting and meeting, appearance and dress, table manners, body language, social situations and hospitality, verbal communications, business etiquette, religious etiquette, gift-giving, and even 'netiquette' regarding social media.

Euthanasia, ed. , v.
Euthanasia, ed. , v.

Euthanasia, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of euthanasia.

Everest, ed. , v.
Everest, ed. , v.

Everest, ed. , v.

Provides information on Everest and mountains around the world. Includes sections on mountain climbing gear, the Winter Olympics, and alpine conservation.

Everyday Finance, ed. , v.
Everyday Finance, ed. , v.

Everyday Finance, ed. , v.

Provides a mix of basic and practical information on economics, personal money management, and starting a business.

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.

Excel® 2016 All‐in‐One For Dummies®, ed. , v.
Excel® 2016 All‐in‐One For Dummies®, ed. , v.

Excel® 2016 All‐in‐One For Dummies®, ed. , v.

This guide offers everything you need to get started with Excel, from generating pivot tables and performing financial functions to performing error trapping and building and running macros—and everything in between. Fully updated for the new version of Excel, it solves common questions and Excel pain points, helps to increase productivity and efficiency, and covers basic as well as more advanced Excel topics.

Experiment Central, ed. 2, v.
Experiment Central, ed. 2, v.

Experiment Central, ed. 2, v.

Provides examples of science projects and experiments that can be replicated for science fairs and other purposes, as well as suggestions on ways to design projects that investigate specific scientific topics and includes step-by-step descriptions of projects.

Experiments for Future Astronomers, ed. , v.
Experiments for Future Astronomers, ed. , v.

Experiments for Future Astronomers, ed. , v.

The experiments in this book teach young scientists the basic math and science skills involved in astronomy through activities that include locating polar constellations, constructing a model to explain Earth’s seasonal changes, using a parallax to measure distance, and building a spectroscope to examine the light emitted by stars.

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

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

Covers many types of exploration including early expeditions across the globe, space exploration, and deep sea exploration.

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

Exploring Mars, ed. , v.

A factbook on Mars exploration, written for young adults. Discusses similarities (and differences) between Mars and Earth, failed and successful space missions, and future plans for exploration.

Extreme Weather Events, ed. , v.
Extreme Weather Events, ed. , v.

Extreme Weather Events, ed. , v.

This series provides students and other readers with the information they need to explore global connections and think critically about the worldwide implications of global issues. This volume focuses on severe weather events that can be tied directly to climate change and global warming.

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

Extreme Weather, ed. , v.

Describes a wide variety of extreme weather such as tornadoes, droughts, storms and extreme hot and cold temperatures.

Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide, ed. , v.
Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide, ed. , v.

Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Vienna. Recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Famine, ed. , v.
Famine, ed. , v.

Famine, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of famine from a variety of international perspectives.

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: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear through the Ages, ed. , v.
Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear through the Ages, ed. , v.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear through the Ages, ed. , v.

Provides a broad overview of costume traditions of diverse cultures from prehistoric times to the present day. Examines more than 430 items of human decoration and adornment, ranging from togas to turbans, necklaces to tennis shoes. Explores how and why items were created, the people who made them, and their uses. This set shows how clothing, headwear, body decorations, and footwear reflect the different cultural, religious, and societal beliefs.

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

Fast Food, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding the fast food industry by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

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

Film, ed. , v.

Explores every aspect of film and provides pointers on how to watch and understand films of different types, styles, and periods. Profiles the most important historical and contemporary directors, actors, producers, and studios.

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.

Florence & Tuscany, ed. , v.
Florence & Tuscany, ed. , v.

Florence & Tuscany, ed. , v.

Provides background information on Florence and Tuscany; describes the major sights, and suggests hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

Florence & Tuscany, ed. , v.
Florence & Tuscany, ed. , v.

Florence & Tuscany, ed. , v.

Provides travel information on Florence and Tuscany; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, nightlife, neighborhoods, hotels, and local attractions.

Florence, ed. , v.
Florence, ed. , v.

Florence, ed. , v.

A pocket guidebook to Florence, Italy. Covers all the key sights, hotels, restaurants, shops and bars.

Florida, ed. , v.
Florida, ed. , v.

Florida, ed. , v.

Provides travel information needed for parents to ensure a fun and stress-free family holiday. This guide covers Rome, Italy featuring all the major cultural attractions and historical sights, along with family-friendly hotels and restaurants, and activities for both adults and children.

Florida, ed. , v.
Florida, ed. , v.

Florida, ed. , v.

Provides travel information needed for parents to ensure a fun and stress-free family holiday. This guide covers Rome, Italy featuring all the major cultural attractions and historical sights, along with family-friendly hotels and restaurants, and activities for both adults and children.

Food Safety, ed. 2, v.
Food Safety, ed. 2, v.

Food Safety, ed. 2, v.

Provides a detailed survey of food safety issues today, from E-coli contamination in fruits and vegetables to food production practices that increase antibiotic resistance.

Food, Feasts, and Faith, ed. , v.
Food, Feasts, and Faith, ed. , v.

Food, Feasts, and Faith, ed. , v.

This book provides readers with an understanding of the rich world of food and faith. It contains more than 200 alphabetically arranged entries that describe the beliefs and customs of well-established major world religions and sects as well as those of smaller faith communities and new religious movements.

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.

Foods of Australia, ed. , v.
Foods of Australia, ed. , v.

Foods of Australia, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Australia. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Brazil, ed. , v.
Foods of Brazil, ed. , v.

Foods of Brazil, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Brazil. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Egypt, ed. , v.
Foods of Egypt, ed. , v.

Foods of Egypt, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Egypt. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Ethiopia, ed. , v.
Foods of Ethiopia, ed. , v.

Foods of Ethiopia, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Ethiopia. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Germany, ed. , v.
Foods of Germany, ed. , v.

Foods of Germany, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Germany. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of India, ed. , v.
Foods of India, ed. , v.

Foods of India, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of India. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Ireland, ed. , v.
Foods of Ireland, ed. , v.

Foods of Ireland, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Ireland. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Kenya, ed. , v.
Foods of Kenya, ed. , v.

Foods of Kenya, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Kenya. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Scandinavia, ed. , v.
Foods of Scandinavia, ed. , v.

Foods of Scandinavia, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Scandinavia. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of Spain, ed. , v.
Foods of Spain, ed. , v.

Foods of Spain, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of Spain. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Foods of the Caribbean, ed. , v.
Foods of the Caribbean, ed. , v.

Foods of the Caribbean, ed. , v.

Explores the foods, cooking traditions, customs, eating habits, and food sources of the Caribbean. Topics include favorite dishes, snacks and sweets, traditional holiday meals, and the preparations and traditions associated with these foods.

Forensic Art, ed. , v.
Forensic Art, ed. , v.

Forensic Art, ed. , v.

Examines the technique of forensic art, how it is used to solve crimes, and how it contributes to the conviction of criminals.

Forensic Biology, ed. , v.
Forensic Biology, ed. , v.

Forensic Biology, ed. , v.

Explores the science of forensic biology. Offers crime statistics, information about careers in criminal investigation or law enforcement, descriptions of unusual cases, and explanations of scientific and legal processes.

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

Forensic Science Experiments, ed. , v.

Features experiments that will help students get a firm grasp on concepts in the field of forensic science. Each experiment is a self-contained unit with its own further resources, tips for the teacher, and links to the National Science Education Standards and allows students to think independently and build on their own base of science knowledge.

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.

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.

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

Forest, ed. , v.

This book allows children to explore the flora and fauna of forests from around the world with beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information. They will learn about the different forest animals that make their homes there, explore how forests change through the seasons, and find out about forest conservation.

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.

Foster Care, ed. , v.
Foster Care, ed. , v.

Foster Care, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding foster care. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Fox, ed. , v.
Fox, ed. , v.

Fox, ed. , v.

Shows the development of a red fox from birth to twelve weeks old.

Fraction Action, ed. , v.
Fraction Action, ed. , v.

Fraction Action, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students about the different types of fractions and how to add and subtract them, while developing an understanding of fractions as numbers. Sample questions, picture representations, and easy to follow instructions are also provided.

France, ed. , v.
France, ed. , v.

France, ed. , v.

France has long played a dominant role on the world stage, and as one of the largest countries of the European Union, its global influence shows no signs of dying down. This book surveys France’s assorted regions, its renowned traditions, the individuals and peoples that have led it to greatness, and the struggles and successes of its past and present.

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.

Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.
Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.

Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding freedom of expression and the Internet and provides an overview of the topic.

French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary, ed. , v.
French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary, ed. , v.

French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary, ed. , v.

This illustrated dictionary of French terms arranged by theme is intended for tourist and business travelers. Updated to reflect recent changes in technology and clothing, it will help you learn and retain all the key phrases you need to know for ordering and buying food, talking about work, discussing health, and studying language.

Frog, ed. , v.
Frog, ed. , v.

Frog, ed. , v.

Shows the development of a frog from the egg stage through its first year.

Funky Fractions, ed. , v.
Funky Fractions, ed. , v.

Funky Fractions, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, allows students to apply and extend previous understanding of multiplication and division to multiply and divide fractions. Step by step directions and visual representations are also provided.

Galactic Geometry, ed. , v.
Galactic Geometry, ed. , v.

Galactic Geometry, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students about dimensions, length, width, and 2- and 3-dimensional shapes such as hexagons, polygons, and pentagons, while helping them to understand that attributes belonging to a category of 2- or 3-dimensional figures also belong to all subcategories of that category.

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 Everyday Law, ed. , v.
Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, ed. , v.

Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia fills a much-needed gap between legal texts focusing on the theory and history behind the law and more practical guides dealing with the law and its everyday effect upon its citizens. Containing approximately 200 articles, the Encyclopedia includes: brief descriptions of each issue's historical background, covering important statutes and cases; profiles of various U.S. laws and regulations; and details of how laws and regulations vary from state to state.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 2, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 2, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 2, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America contains 152 original essays (about 8,000-12,000 words each) on specific minority and ethnic 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. History, ed. , v.
Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. History, ed. , v.

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

Provides a broad overview of war throughout American history, with a special emphasis on how war effects, and is affected by, political, economic, and social change in American and global society.

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

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

Provides a concise history of the U.S. government and political scene throughout American history, with a particular emphasis on how government and politics effects, and is affected by, social change.

Gale Encyclopedia of World History, ed. , v.
Gale Encyclopedia of World History, ed. , v.

Gale Encyclopedia of World History, ed. , v.

Provides a broad overview of war throughout world history, from ancient times to present, with a special emphasis on its causes and repercussions.

Gale Encyclopedia of World History, ed. , v.
Gale Encyclopedia of World History, ed. , v.

Gale Encyclopedia of World History, ed. , v.

Provides a broad overview of national governments throughout history, explaining their structures and histories, key players and events, and how governments effect, and are affected by, social change.

Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.
Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.

Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.

Provides historical information on the battlefield and homefront experience and the political, economic, social, and cultural life of the North and South during the War. Primary source documents in the form of first-person accounts, letters, diaries, journals, newspapers, and literature bring to life the experiences of the Union and Confederate participants and the people they left behind.

Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.
Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.

Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.

Illuminates daily life in slave society in America from colonial times to the end of the Civil War. Provides information on the business and regulation of slavery, the plantation way of life, work, family and community, culture and leisure, health and medicine, religion, resistance and rebellion, and slavery and freedom in the North.

Gangs, ed. , v.
Gangs, ed. , v.

Gangs, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding gangs. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.

Gangs, ed. , v.
Gangs, ed. , v.

Gangs, ed. , v.

Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of gangs.

Garbage and Recycling, ed. , v.
Garbage and Recycling, ed. , v.

Garbage and Recycling, ed. , v.

Explores the issue of garbage and recycling by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Garbage and Recycling, ed. , v.
Garbage and Recycling, ed. , v.

Garbage and Recycling, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding garbage and recycling in America and provides an overview of the topic.

Garden Design, ed. , v.
Garden Design, ed. , v.

Garden Design, ed. , v.

Shows step-by-step techniques for tackling every aspect of garden design from planning and planting to simple construction projects.

Gay Marriage, ed. , v.
Gay Marriage, ed. , v.

Gay Marriage, ed. , v.

Explores the issues surrounding gay marriage by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Gay Rights, ed. , v.
Gay Rights, ed. , v.

Gay Rights, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding gay rights and provides an overview of the topic.

Genetic Engineering, ed. , v.
Genetic Engineering, ed. , v.

Genetic Engineering, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding genetic engineering and provides an overview of the topic.

Genetics, ed. , v.
Genetics, ed. , v.

Genetics, ed. , v.

A factbook on the applied science of genetics, written for young adults. Presents basic scientific principles and how genetics is used determining and modifying the genetic code, predicting and curing disease, and solving crimes.

Geo-Data: The World Geographical Encyclopedia, ed. 3, v.
Geo-Data: The World Geographical Encyclopedia, ed. 3, v.

Geo-Data: The World Geographical Encyclopedia, ed. 3, v.

The 3rd edition of this comprehensive resource, now published by Gale, provides entries on the physical geography of every country in the world plus other selected locations. Each entry features a relief map depicting the geography of the location plus detailed text that describes its features, climate and vegetation. Entries are formatted with standardized rubrics to facilitate comparison.

Geography of the World, Rev. and Updated ed., ed. , v.
Geography of the World, Rev. and Updated ed., ed. , v.

Geography of the World, Rev. and Updated ed., ed. , v.

Examines geography all over the world.

German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary, ed. , v.
German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary, ed. , v.

German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary, ed. , v.

This illustrated dictionary of German terms arranged by theme is intended for tourist and business travelers. Updated to reflect recent changes in technology and clothing, it will help you learn and retain all the key phrases you need to know for ordering and buying food, talking about work, discussing health, and studying language.

Germany, ed. , v.
Germany, ed. , v.

Germany, ed. , v.

This title profiles Germany from antiquity to the present day, examining its layered past, including its transition from a world power to a divided state and the major economic strides it has made since unification. It covers Germany's time as a significant power in Europe and the world, its roles in both World Wars, and its folk traditions, regional culture, and intellectual tradition that have endured throughout the ages.

Gilded Age and Progressive Era Reference Library, ed. , v.
Gilded Age and Progressive Era Reference Library, ed. , v.

Gilded Age and Progressive Era Reference Library, ed. , v.

Focuses on the significant social and culture changes that occurred in the years 1878-1913.

Global Warming, ed. , v.
Global Warming, ed. , v.

Global Warming, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding global warming and provides an overview of the topic.

Global Warming, ed. , v.
Global Warming, ed. , v.

Global Warming, ed. , v.

A factbook on global warming, written for young adults. Discusses the many negative effects of rising temperatures on earth, and prevailing theories on what is causing the rise.

Globalization, ed. , v.
Globalization, ed. , v.

Globalization, ed. , v.

Explores the issue of globalization by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.

Glorious Geometry, ed. , v.
Glorious Geometry, ed. , v.

Glorious Geometry, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students to understand how geometry is made up of lines, angles, and shapes, how to draw and identify lines and angles, and classify shapes by properties of their lines and angles. Visual representations, step-by-step instructions, and sample questions are also provided.

Going Green, ed. , v.
Going Green, ed. , v.

Going Green, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding the environment and provides an overview of the topic.

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.

Gran Canaria, ed. , v.
Gran Canaria, ed. , v.

Gran Canaria, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the island of Gran Canaria; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Grandes Científicos, ed. , v.
Grandes Científicos, ed. , v.

Grandes Científicos, ed. , v.

Examina los logros de los principales científicos e inventores del mundo, y descubre cómo su trabajo cambió para siempre la vida de todos los humanos.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Covers the greatest players in college and pro football, including the inspirational stories of Pat Tillman and Tedy Bruschi.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Profiles the great players of America's pastime, from past legends to the heroes of today. Also includes great Softball players.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Golf figures profiled include Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Tiger Woods. Tennis includes Jimmy Connors, Billie Jean King and the Williams sisters.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Boxing figures include Laila and Muhammad Ali, Rocky Marciano and Mike Tyson. Soccer features David Beckham, Mia Hamm, and Pele.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Includes BMX, auto, horse and boat racing, bowling, chess, cricket, lacrosse, martial arts, rodeo, sailing, sumo wrestling and yachting.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Features athletes who excel in sports associated with the Summer and Winter Olympics.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.
Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Great Athletes, ed. , v.

Features the most influential people to ever play the game, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan, and Candace Parker.

Great Musicians, ed. , v.
Great Musicians, ed. , v.

Great Musicians, ed. , v.

Covers history's greatest music makers, from Beethoven to the Beatles.

Greece, Athens & The Mainland, ed. , v.
Greece, Athens & The Mainland, ed. , v.

Greece, Athens & The Mainland, ed. , v.

A travel guidebook to Greece, including Athens and the Mainland. Recommends accommodations, restaurants and attractions for various budgets.

Greece, Athens & The Mainland, ed. , v.
Greece, Athens & The Mainland, ed. , v.

Greece, Athens & The Mainland, ed. , v.

A travel guidebook to Greece, including Athens and the Mainland. Recommends accommodations, restaurants and attractions for various budgets.

Greek Islands, ed. , v.
Greek Islands, ed. , v.

Greek Islands, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the Greek Islands; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Greek Islands, ed. , v.
Greek Islands, ed. , v.

Greek Islands, ed. , v.

Provides background information on the Greek Islands; recommends the 10 best restaurants, bars, hotels, entertainment, and outdoor activities, along with information on trip planning, nightlife, and shopping.

Groovy Graphing, ed. , v.
Groovy Graphing, ed. , v.

Groovy Graphing, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text and colorful graphics, teaches students how to graph. Numerous examples and question/answer based exercises are also provided.

Grow It, Cook It, ed. , v.
Grow It, Cook It, ed. , v.

Grow It, Cook It, ed. , v.

Offers a fresh approach to healthy eating by getting children involved in food right from the start. Children will learn that when they eat a carrot, they're biting into a root; salads are made up of leaves; and berries are the fruit and seeds of plants, encouraging an early appreciation of food and its origins.

Grow Organic, ed. , v.
Grow Organic, ed. , v.

Grow Organic, ed. , v.

A practical guide to organic gardening that explains and illustrates all the key principles and techniques needed to grow a garden the natural way.

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.

Gun Control, ed. , v.
Gun Control, ed. , v.

Gun Control, ed. , v.

This book examines issues related to gun control. The debate over gun control in the United States ranges from constitutional issues to questions of community safety.

Gun Violence, ed. , v.