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ARCO Master the Clerical Exams, ed. 6
ARCO Master the Clerical Exams, ed. 6

ARCO Master the Clerical Exams, ed. 6

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Clerical exams.

ARCO Master the Corrections Officer Exam, ed. 2016
ARCO Master the Corrections Officer Exam, ed. 2016

ARCO Master the Corrections Officer Exam, ed. 2016

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Corrections Officer Exam.

ARCO Master the Praxis II Exam, ed. 19
ARCO Master the Praxis II Exam, ed. 19

ARCO Master the Praxis II Exam, ed. 19

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the PRAXIS II Exam.

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras
Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

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.

Baking
Baking

Baking

This guide offers 101 tips for cooking delicious homemade muffins, cakes, biscuits and tarts. It includes advice on brownies, cupcakes, meringues and more, with information on ingredients and simple techniques.

Complete Family Nutrition
Complete Family Nutrition

Complete Family Nutrition

This book guides parents on healthy food choices for their families, using tailored advice for every age group, from infants to adults. From essential nutrients to ideal serving size, this book explains how nutrition can promote healthy weight, optimal memory, growth and development, digestive health, and balanced moods, and provides nutritious, healthy recipes to help any family achieve this.

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3
Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3

Covering a wealth of topics on the ethics of health professions, animal research, population control and the environment, this title helps researchers to consider the impact of new scientific knowledge and its potential to harm or benefit present and future generations.

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society
Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society

This 3-vol. set presents the social and cultural history of childhood from antiquity to the present. Children and Childhood examines this history through articles on education, parenting, child labor, economics, images of childhood, children's literature, play, toys and games, health, physiology, law, the criminal justice system and social welfare.

Encyclopedia of Diet Fads, ed. 2
Encyclopedia of Diet Fads, ed. 2

Encyclopedia of Diet Fads, ed. 2

This reference describes many of the health fads and fashions of the past as well as current trends in weight loss to help people understand the principles of weight loss and the benefits of healthy choices. The authors help to identity effective means of losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, placing particular emphasis on weight-loss programs aimed at young people who struggle most with obesity, eating disorders, and body image.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

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 Islam and the Muslim World
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World

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

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

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2

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

Encyclopedia of Science and Religion
Encyclopedia of Science and Religion

Encyclopedia of Science and Religion

A multidisciplinary approach that addresses all aspects of the dialogue between the sciences and the world's religions, reaching into the humanities as well as into the physical sciences and technology. Examines controversial issues such as human cloning and stem cell research long with more traditional questions such as the origins of life, the nature of sin, and the philosophy of science and religion. 4 volumes.

Encyclopedia of Wellness
Encyclopedia of Wellness

Encyclopedia of Wellness

This encyclopedia offers expert advice to anyone seeking information on a condition or illness and provides a compendium of practical information on how to reduce poor health choices and live a healthy, active, vibrant life.

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

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

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.

Food and Drink in American History
Food and Drink in American History

Food and Drink in American History

This three-volume encyclopedia on the history of American food and beverages covers topics ranging from early American Indian foods to mandatory nutrition information at fast food restaurants.

Foods That Changed History
Foods That Changed History

Foods That Changed History

Presents nearly 100 entries on foods that have shaped history. In learning about foods and their importance, readers will gain valuable insight into other areas such as religious movements, literature, economics, technology, and the human condition itself.

From Famine to Fast Food
From Famine to Fast Food

From Famine to Fast Food

This book examines how diet affects health in countries around the world, discussing how the availability of food and the types of foods eaten influence numerous health factors and are tied to the prevalence of "lifestyle" diseases. Readers will discover the importance of diet and food culture in determining human health as well as make connections and notice larger trends within multicultural, international contexts.

GMO Food
GMO Food

GMO Food

The book provides clear, factual information and background on the history of genetically modified crops and foods, covering topics such as the historic methods of plant and animal modification (such as cross-breeding). It assesses the long-existing differences in attitudes toward the development and commercialization of GMO foods and crops in the United States versus in the European Union.

Healing Foods
Healing Foods

Healing Foods

This book is a resource that shows what foods are best and how to optimize their super-food potential for healthy living. It covers more than 200 healing foods, from carrots to clementines, and provides 150 easy-to-prepare recipes that heal, empowering the reader to practice optimum nutrition. It also shows how certain foods can be incorporated into daily life to target specific health issues.

History of American Cooking
History of American Cooking

History of American Cooking

This book spans 500 years of cooking in what is now the United States, supplying recipes and covering the "how" and "why" of eating.

How to Become a U.S. Citizen, ed. 5
How to Become a U.S. Citizen, ed. 5

How to Become a U.S. Citizen, ed. 5

This book describes the advantages of citizenship, tells how to apply for naturalization, and reviews information covered on the examination.

International Tourism and Hospitality in the Digital Age
International Tourism and Hospitality in the Digital Age

International Tourism and Hospitality in the Digital Age

This book brings together the best practices for growth, development, and strategic management within the tourism and hospitality industries. It highlights comparative research that explores the cross-cultural contexts and societal implications of tourism.

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World

This 4-vol. set provides comprehensive coverage of the foods and recipes from 70 representative countries and culture groups worldwide -- from Algeria to Zimbabwe.

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures

An easy-to-use, systematic guide to the history and current status of more than 290 cultural groups outside the United States. In nine volumes, the Encyclopedia is intended to offer students background and current status on cultures of the countries they are most likely to study.

Master the ASVAB, ed. 5
Master the ASVAB, ed. 5

Master the ASVAB, ed. 5

This book provides information on how to successfully pass the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) test. Extensive subject matter reviews, practice tests, study tips and strategies, and comprehensive information about military occupations are included.

Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2018, ed. 22
Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2018, ed. 22

Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2018, ed. 22

This guide is designed to help students prepare for and take the most commonly used Catholic high school entrance exams. In addition to helping to develop test-taking skills, it also provides descriptions and examples of each entrance exam with full-length practice tests for the New York City Tests for Admission in Catholic High Schools (TACHS), Cooperative Entrance Exams (COOPs), and the High School Placement Tests (HSPTs).

Master the Civil Service Exams, ed. 5
Master the Civil Service Exams, ed. 5

Master the Civil Service Exams, ed. 5

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Civil Service exams.

Master the Dental Hygienist Exam
Master the Dental Hygienist Exam

Master the Dental Hygienist Exam

This book offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Dental Hygienist Exams.

Master the EMT-Basic Certification Exam, ed. 4
Master the EMT-Basic Certification Exam, ed. 4

Master the EMT-Basic Certification Exam, ed. 4

This book offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the EMT-Basic Certification Exam.

Master the GRE®, ed. 23
Master the GRE®, ed. 23

Master the GRE®, ed. 23

This book is a guide to studying for the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) which tests both verbal and quantitative reasoning skills in preparation for post-graduate studies.

Master the Massage Therapy Exams
Master the Massage Therapy Exams

Master the Massage Therapy Exams

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Massage Therapy exams.

Master the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams, ed. 19
Master the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams, ed. 19

Master the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams, ed. 19

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams.

Master the SSAT® & ISEE®, ed. 9
Master the SSAT® & ISEE®, ed. 9

Master the SSAT® & ISEE®, ed. 9

This guide prepares students and their parents for the SSAT and the ISEE. Students have access to test taking strategies for each of the question types, four practice tests, and exam day advice.

Master the U.S. Border Patrol Exam
Master the U.S. Border Patrol Exam

Master the U.S. Border Patrol Exam

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the U.S. Border Patrol exam.

Master the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)
Master the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)

Master the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Veterinary Technician National exam.

Master the™ HiSET® Exam, ed. 2
Master the™ HiSET® Exam, ed. 2

Master the™ HiSET® Exam, ed. 2

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the HiSET exam, or high school equivalency test; detailed reviews of reading, writing, mathematics, science, and social studies subject areas; review and strategies for answering the different kinds of questions; and full-length practice tests.

Mediterranean Cookbook
Mediterranean Cookbook

Mediterranean Cookbook

This book provides readers with 300 authentic recipes from Italy, Greece, Provence, northern Africa, and the Middle East, and gives cooks the necessary tools to recreate the flavors of the Mediterranean in their own homes.

Nutrition
Nutrition

Nutrition

This work covers the most important topics in human nutrition, including nutrients, nutrition-related health concerns, aging and nutrition, eating disorders, and the value of dietary supplements. Also discussed are the digestive system and its organs, the physiology of hunger and the psychology of appetite and eating behavior, and nutrition-related practices such as organic farming, genetically modified foods, and the use of food additives.

Peterson's Master the CLEP, ed. 12
Peterson's Master the CLEP, ed. 12

Peterson's Master the CLEP, ed. 12

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP).

Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam, ed. 14
Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam, ed. 14

Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam, ed. 14

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Case Worker exam.

Peterson's Master the Firefighter Exam, ed. 17
Peterson's Master the Firefighter Exam, ed. 17

Peterson's Master the Firefighter Exam, ed. 17

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Firefighter's exam.

Peterson's Master the GMAT 2015, ed. 21
Peterson's Master the GMAT 2015, ed. 21

Peterson's Master the GMAT 2015, ed. 21

Provides an intensive review of every type of question on the GMAT, shares nine full-length practice tests including three on the accompanying CD, and includes guidelines for writing essays and personal statements.

Peterson's Master the NCLEX-PN, ed. 4
Peterson's Master the NCLEX-PN, ed. 4

Peterson's Master the NCLEX-PN, ed. 4

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the NCLEX-PN.

Peterson's Master the PANRE 2013
Peterson's Master the PANRE 2013

Peterson's Master the PANRE 2013

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE).

Peterson's Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam
Peterson's Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam

Peterson's Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Emergency Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam.

Peterson's Master the Real Estate License Exams, ed. 7
Peterson's Master the Real Estate License Exams, ed. 7

Peterson's Master the Real Estate License Exams, ed. 7

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Real Estate License exams.

Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3
Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3

Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP English Language & Composition test, detailed reviews of language and composition topics, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Peterson's Official Guide to Mastering DSST Exams
Peterson's Official Guide to Mastering DSST Exams

Peterson's Official Guide to Mastering DSST Exams

Provides a complete review of each subject area to help score high on the DSST exams, as well as diagnostic and post-tests for each of the eight featured exams.

Peterson's® Master the GED® Test 2018, ed. 29
Peterson's® Master the GED® Test 2018, ed. 29

Peterson's® Master the GED® Test 2018, ed. 29

This guide offers test-prep strategies and review material for the high school equivalency diploma test, including essential information on the new computer-based GED Test questions. Included are 5 full-length practice tests with answer explanations and a Word List to help improve GED Test vocabulary. Readers will find the GED information they need to know-scoring and passing requirements, how to prepare, and what to expect on test day.

Peterson's® Master the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam, ed. 6
Peterson's® Master the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam, ed. 6

Peterson's® Master the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam, ed. 6

This book provides all you need to improve your skills to earn a score that gives you an indication of your potential SAT exam scores and that can open the door to scholarships and other financial aid resources for college. It contains test-taking tips, information about the structure of the exam and how it is scored, a review of all topics tested in the Reading, Writing & Language, and Mathematics sections of the exams, and several levels of practice exams.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2018, ed. 2
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2018, ed. 2

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2018, ed. 2

This guide provides full-length practice tests, additional exercise sections, practice questions, and expert strategies to help score high on the SAT® exam. With chapter summaries and bulleted road maps, it creates a user-friendly experience that makes it easy to prepare for the test at your own pace.

Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide, ed. 2
Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide, ed. 2

Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide, ed. 2

This guide provides full-length practice tests, additional exercise sections, practice questions, and expert strategies to help score high on the ACT exam. With chapter summaries and bulleted road maps, it creates a user-friendly experience that makes it easy to prepare for the test at your own pace.

Peterson’s Master the™ AP® English Literature and Composition Exam, ed. 3
Peterson’s Master the™ AP® English Literature and Composition Exam, ed. 3

Peterson’s Master the™ AP® English Literature and Composition Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP English Language & Composition test, detailed reviews of language and composition topics, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Peterson’s® Master the Police Officer Exam, ed. 19
Peterson’s® Master the Police Officer Exam, ed. 19

Peterson’s® Master the Police Officer Exam, ed. 19

This guide covers the requirements of becoming a police officer. It offers up-to-date information on eligibility requirements, the screening procedure, and other essential details of the application process.

Peterson’s® Master the™ AP® U.S. History Exam, ed. 3
Peterson’s® Master the™ AP® U.S. History Exam, ed. 3

Peterson’s® Master the™ AP® U.S. History Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP U.S. History test, detailed reviews of U.S. history from discovery to the present, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Pollution A to Z
Pollution A to Z

Pollution A to Z

Provides information on a variety of pollution issues, including sources of pollution; disposal; remediation; and the ethical, social and legal environment, as well as topics such as acid rain, cancer, noise pollution and zero growth population. Also covers careers and biographies of key people. For academic and general audiences. 2 volumes.

Sweet Treats around the World
Sweet Treats around the World

Sweet Treats around the World

This encyclopedia surveys nearly 100 countries, examining their characteristic sweet treats from an anthropological perspective. It offers historical context on what sweets are popular where and why and emphasizes the cross-cultural insights those sweets present.

The African American Almanac, ed. 9
The African American Almanac, ed. 9

The African American Almanac, ed. 9

Provides historical and current information on African American history, society, and culture in 28 topical chapters. Includes a chronology, a chapter of important primary documents, directories of organizations and businesses, a bibliography of recently-published works, annotated lists of crucial court cases, a filmography, hundreds of brief biographies, and more than 650 photographs, illustrations, maps, and statistical charts within the text.

The American Cookbook
The American Cookbook

The American Cookbook

This book provides recipes from across the country representing contemporary American cuisine, including innovative variations on classic American dishes such as mac 'n' cheese, fried chicken, and apple pie.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3
The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3

The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3

This set provides more than 1,000 entries covering topics in nursing and allied health written for students and professionals in the field. Alphabetically arranged entries cover topics in body systems and functions, conditions and common diseases, contemporary health care issues and theories, techniques and practices, and devices and equipment. Covers all major health professions, including nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and respiratory therapy.

The World Cookbook
The World Cookbook

The World Cookbook

This book is an ecological, historical, and cultural examination of why certain foods are eaten, and how these foods are prepared by different social groups within various geographical regions. It covers more than 200 countries and cultural groups, featuring each nation's food culture and traditions. The book also provides overviews on foodstuffs, typical dishes, styles of eating, and over 1,600 recipes.

UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes
UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes

UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes

Offers students and researchers comprehensive information on 12 of the Earth's major biomes and its many component ecosystems. Includes entries on land and water biomes, and covers climate, vegetation, animal life, food web, plant and animal adaptations, endangered species, human effects on the biome, and more.

UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features
UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features

UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features

Focuses on the physical and geological aspects, structure, and features of 48 of the earth's landforms - what they are, how they look, how they were created, how they change over time, and major geological events associated with them. Written for middle school students to support earth science and landform-related assignments, alphabetically arranged entries follow a standard and consistent subheaded format; and range in length from 9 to 11 pages.

Water: Science and Issues
Water: Science and Issues

Water: Science and Issues

This set covers all important water science concepts and current issues and highlights major historical developments and key figures. 4 volumes.

Wine
Wine

Wine

This guide offers a visual tour of wine styles, explains the big-picture concepts, and helps readers to develop their palates in their own time and at their own pace.

Wine Appreciation
Wine Appreciation

Wine Appreciation

This book teaches readers the basics of wine appreciation, such as learning how to navigate your tongue map, identifying the range of flavors and aromas, spotting the differences between white, red, rosé, and sparkling wines, and creating the perfect wine and food pairings.

Education

ARCO Master the Clerical Exams, ed. 6
ARCO Master the Clerical Exams, ed. 6

ARCO Master the Clerical Exams, ed. 6

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Clerical exams.

ARCO Master the Corrections Officer Exam, ed. 2016
ARCO Master the Corrections Officer Exam, ed. 2016

ARCO Master the Corrections Officer Exam, ed. 2016

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Corrections Officer Exam.

ARCO Master the Praxis II Exam, ed. 19
ARCO Master the Praxis II Exam, ed. 19

ARCO Master the Praxis II Exam, ed. 19

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the PRAXIS II Exam.

How to Become a U.S. Citizen, ed. 5
How to Become a U.S. Citizen, ed. 5

How to Become a U.S. Citizen, ed. 5

This book describes the advantages of citizenship, tells how to apply for naturalization, and reviews information covered on the examination.

Master the ASVAB, ed. 5
Master the ASVAB, ed. 5

Master the ASVAB, ed. 5

This book provides information on how to successfully pass the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) test. Extensive subject matter reviews, practice tests, study tips and strategies, and comprehensive information about military occupations are included.

Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2018, ed. 22
Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2018, ed. 22

Master the Catholic High School Entrance Exams 2018, ed. 22

This guide is designed to help students prepare for and take the most commonly used Catholic high school entrance exams. In addition to helping to develop test-taking skills, it also provides descriptions and examples of each entrance exam with full-length practice tests for the New York City Tests for Admission in Catholic High Schools (TACHS), Cooperative Entrance Exams (COOPs), and the High School Placement Tests (HSPTs).

Master the Civil Service Exams, ed. 5
Master the Civil Service Exams, ed. 5

Master the Civil Service Exams, ed. 5

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Civil Service exams.

Master the Dental Hygienist Exam
Master the Dental Hygienist Exam

Master the Dental Hygienist Exam

This book offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Dental Hygienist Exams.

Master the EMT-Basic Certification Exam, ed. 4
Master the EMT-Basic Certification Exam, ed. 4

Master the EMT-Basic Certification Exam, ed. 4

This book offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the EMT-Basic Certification Exam.

Master the GRE®, ed. 23
Master the GRE®, ed. 23

Master the GRE®, ed. 23

This book is a guide to studying for the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) which tests both verbal and quantitative reasoning skills in preparation for post-graduate studies.

Master the Massage Therapy Exams
Master the Massage Therapy Exams

Master the Massage Therapy Exams

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Massage Therapy exams.

Master the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams, ed. 19
Master the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams, ed. 19

Master the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams, ed. 19

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Nursing School & Allied Health Entrance Exams.

Master the SSAT® & ISEE®, ed. 9
Master the SSAT® & ISEE®, ed. 9

Master the SSAT® & ISEE®, ed. 9

This guide prepares students and their parents for the SSAT and the ISEE. Students have access to test taking strategies for each of the question types, four practice tests, and exam day advice.

Master the U.S. Border Patrol Exam
Master the U.S. Border Patrol Exam

Master the U.S. Border Patrol Exam

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the U.S. Border Patrol exam.

Master the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)
Master the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)

Master the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Veterinary Technician National exam.

Master the™ HiSET® Exam, ed. 2
Master the™ HiSET® Exam, ed. 2

Master the™ HiSET® Exam, ed. 2

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the HiSET exam, or high school equivalency test; detailed reviews of reading, writing, mathematics, science, and social studies subject areas; review and strategies for answering the different kinds of questions; and full-length practice tests.

Peterson's Master the CLEP, ed. 12
Peterson's Master the CLEP, ed. 12

Peterson's Master the CLEP, ed. 12

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP).

Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam, ed. 14
Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam, ed. 14

Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam, ed. 14

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Case Worker exam.

Peterson's Master the Firefighter Exam, ed. 17
Peterson's Master the Firefighter Exam, ed. 17

Peterson's Master the Firefighter Exam, ed. 17

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Firefighter's exam.

Peterson's Master the GMAT 2015, ed. 21
Peterson's Master the GMAT 2015, ed. 21

Peterson's Master the GMAT 2015, ed. 21

Provides an intensive review of every type of question on the GMAT, shares nine full-length practice tests including three on the accompanying CD, and includes guidelines for writing essays and personal statements.

Peterson's Master the NCLEX-PN, ed. 4
Peterson's Master the NCLEX-PN, ed. 4

Peterson's Master the NCLEX-PN, ed. 4

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the NCLEX-PN.

Peterson's Master the PANRE 2013
Peterson's Master the PANRE 2013

Peterson's Master the PANRE 2013

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE).

Peterson's Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam
Peterson's Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam

Peterson's Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Emergency Dispatcher/911 Operator Exam.

Peterson's Master the Real Estate License Exams, ed. 7
Peterson's Master the Real Estate License Exams, ed. 7

Peterson's Master the Real Estate License Exams, ed. 7

Offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, and practice exams with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Real Estate License exams.

Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3
Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3

Peterson's Master the™ AP® English Language and Composition Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP English Language & Composition test, detailed reviews of language and composition topics, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Peterson's Official Guide to Mastering DSST Exams
Peterson's Official Guide to Mastering DSST Exams

Peterson's Official Guide to Mastering DSST Exams

Provides a complete review of each subject area to help score high on the DSST exams, as well as diagnostic and post-tests for each of the eight featured exams.

Peterson's® Master the GED® Test 2018, ed. 29
Peterson's® Master the GED® Test 2018, ed. 29

Peterson's® Master the GED® Test 2018, ed. 29

This guide offers test-prep strategies and review material for the high school equivalency diploma test, including essential information on the new computer-based GED Test questions. Included are 5 full-length practice tests with answer explanations and a Word List to help improve GED Test vocabulary. Readers will find the GED information they need to know-scoring and passing requirements, how to prepare, and what to expect on test day.

Peterson's® Master the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam, ed. 6
Peterson's® Master the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam, ed. 6

Peterson's® Master the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam, ed. 6

This book provides all you need to improve your skills to earn a score that gives you an indication of your potential SAT exam scores and that can open the door to scholarships and other financial aid resources for college. It contains test-taking tips, information about the structure of the exam and how it is scored, a review of all topics tested in the Reading, Writing & Language, and Mathematics sections of the exams, and several levels of practice exams.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2018, ed. 2
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2018, ed. 2

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2018, ed. 2

This guide provides full-length practice tests, additional exercise sections, practice questions, and expert strategies to help score high on the SAT® exam. With chapter summaries and bulleted road maps, it creates a user-friendly experience that makes it easy to prepare for the test at your own pace.

Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide, ed. 2
Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide, ed. 2

Peterson’s ACT® Prep Guide, ed. 2

This guide provides full-length practice tests, additional exercise sections, practice questions, and expert strategies to help score high on the ACT exam. With chapter summaries and bulleted road maps, it creates a user-friendly experience that makes it easy to prepare for the test at your own pace.

Peterson’s Master the™ AP® English Literature and Composition Exam, ed. 3
Peterson’s Master the™ AP® English Literature and Composition Exam, ed. 3

Peterson’s Master the™ AP® English Literature and Composition Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP English Language & Composition test, detailed reviews of language and composition topics, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Peterson’s® Master the Police Officer Exam, ed. 19
Peterson’s® Master the Police Officer Exam, ed. 19

Peterson’s® Master the Police Officer Exam, ed. 19

This guide covers the requirements of becoming a police officer. It offers up-to-date information on eligibility requirements, the screening procedure, and other essential details of the application process.

Peterson’s® Master the™ AP® U.S. History Exam, ed. 3
Peterson’s® Master the™ AP® U.S. History Exam, ed. 3

Peterson’s® Master the™ AP® U.S. History Exam, ed. 3

This guide assists in the development of a step-by-step study plan that caters to individual needs and timetable. It includes the basic information about the AP U.S. History test, detailed reviews of U.S. history from discovery to the present, review and strategies for answering the different kinds of multiple-choice questions, and numerous opportunities to take practice tests on the subject matter.

Arts

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras
Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

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.

General Reference

Baking
Baking

Baking

This guide offers 101 tips for cooking delicious homemade muffins, cakes, biscuits and tarts. It includes advice on brownies, cupcakes, meringues and more, with information on ingredients and simple techniques.

Healing Foods
Healing Foods

Healing Foods

This book is a resource that shows what foods are best and how to optimize their super-food potential for healthy living. It covers more than 200 healing foods, from carrots to clementines, and provides 150 easy-to-prepare recipes that heal, empowering the reader to practice optimum nutrition. It also shows how certain foods can be incorporated into daily life to target specific health issues.

Mediterranean Cookbook
Mediterranean Cookbook

Mediterranean Cookbook

This book provides readers with 300 authentic recipes from Italy, Greece, Provence, northern Africa, and the Middle East, and gives cooks the necessary tools to recreate the flavors of the Mediterranean in their own homes.

The American Cookbook
The American Cookbook

The American Cookbook

This book provides recipes from across the country representing contemporary American cuisine, including innovative variations on classic American dishes such as mac 'n' cheese, fried chicken, and apple pie.

Wine
Wine

Wine

This guide offers a visual tour of wine styles, explains the big-picture concepts, and helps readers to develop their palates in their own time and at their own pace.

Wine Appreciation
Wine Appreciation

Wine Appreciation

This book teaches readers the basics of wine appreciation, such as learning how to navigate your tongue map, identifying the range of flavors and aromas, spotting the differences between white, red, rosé, and sparkling wines, and creating the perfect wine and food pairings.

Medicine

Complete Family Nutrition
Complete Family Nutrition

Complete Family Nutrition

This book guides parents on healthy food choices for their families, using tailored advice for every age group, from infants to adults. From essential nutrients to ideal serving size, this book explains how nutrition can promote healthy weight, optimal memory, growth and development, digestive health, and balanced moods, and provides nutritious, healthy recipes to help any family achieve this.

Encyclopedia of Diet Fads, ed. 2
Encyclopedia of Diet Fads, ed. 2

Encyclopedia of Diet Fads, ed. 2

This reference describes many of the health fads and fashions of the past as well as current trends in weight loss to help people understand the principles of weight loss and the benefits of healthy choices. The authors help to identity effective means of losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, placing particular emphasis on weight-loss programs aimed at young people who struggle most with obesity, eating disorders, and body image.

Encyclopedia of Wellness
Encyclopedia of Wellness

Encyclopedia of Wellness

This encyclopedia offers expert advice to anyone seeking information on a condition or illness and provides a compendium of practical information on how to reduce poor health choices and live a healthy, active, vibrant life.

From Famine to Fast Food
From Famine to Fast Food

From Famine to Fast Food

This book examines how diet affects health in countries around the world, discussing how the availability of food and the types of foods eaten influence numerous health factors and are tied to the prevalence of "lifestyle" diseases. Readers will discover the importance of diet and food culture in determining human health as well as make connections and notice larger trends within multicultural, international contexts.

Nutrition
Nutrition

Nutrition

This work covers the most important topics in human nutrition, including nutrients, nutrition-related health concerns, aging and nutrition, eating disorders, and the value of dietary supplements. Also discussed are the digestive system and its organs, the physiology of hunger and the psychology of appetite and eating behavior, and nutrition-related practices such as organic farming, genetically modified foods, and the use of food additives.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3
The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3

The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, ed. 3

This set provides more than 1,000 entries covering topics in nursing and allied health written for students and professionals in the field. Alphabetically arranged entries cover topics in body systems and functions, conditions and common diseases, contemporary health care issues and theories, techniques and practices, and devices and equipment. Covers all major health professions, including nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and respiratory therapy.

Social Science

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3
Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3

Covering a wealth of topics on the ethics of health professions, animal research, population control and the environment, this title helps researchers to consider the impact of new scientific knowledge and its potential to harm or benefit present and future generations.

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society
Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society

This 3-vol. set presents the social and cultural history of childhood from antiquity to the present. Children and Childhood examines this history through articles on education, parenting, child labor, economics, images of childhood, children's literature, play, toys and games, health, physiology, law, the criminal justice system and social welfare.

Sweet Treats around the World
Sweet Treats around the World

Sweet Treats around the World

This encyclopedia surveys nearly 100 countries, examining their characteristic sweet treats from an anthropological perspective. It offers historical context on what sweets are popular where and why and emphasizes the cross-cultural insights those sweets present.

Science

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3
Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3

Encyclopedia of Bioethics, ed. 3

Covering a wealth of topics on the ethics of health professions, animal research, population control and the environment, this title helps researchers to consider the impact of new scientific knowledge and its potential to harm or benefit present and future generations.

GMO Food
GMO Food

GMO Food

The book provides clear, factual information and background on the history of genetically modified crops and foods, covering topics such as the historic methods of plant and animal modification (such as cross-breeding). It assesses the long-existing differences in attitudes toward the development and commercialization of GMO foods and crops in the United States versus in the European Union.

UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes
UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes

UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes

Offers students and researchers comprehensive information on 12 of the Earth's major biomes and its many component ecosystems. Includes entries on land and water biomes, and covers climate, vegetation, animal life, food web, plant and animal adaptations, endangered species, human effects on the biome, and more.

Nation and World

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

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.

Food and Drink in American History
Food and Drink in American History

Food and Drink in American History

This three-volume encyclopedia on the history of American food and beverages covers topics ranging from early American Indian foods to mandatory nutrition information at fast food restaurants.

History of American Cooking
History of American Cooking

History of American Cooking

This book spans 500 years of cooking in what is now the United States, supplying recipes and covering the "how" and "why" of eating.

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World

This 4-vol. set provides comprehensive coverage of the foods and recipes from 70 representative countries and culture groups worldwide -- from Algeria to Zimbabwe.

Sweet Treats around the World
Sweet Treats around the World

Sweet Treats around the World

This encyclopedia surveys nearly 100 countries, examining their characteristic sweet treats from an anthropological perspective. It offers historical context on what sweets are popular where and why and emphasizes the cross-cultural insights those sweets present.

The World Cookbook
The World Cookbook

The World Cookbook

This book is an ecological, historical, and cultural examination of why certain foods are eaten, and how these foods are prepared by different social groups within various geographical regions. It covers more than 200 countries and cultural groups, featuring each nation's food culture and traditions. The book also provides overviews on foodstuffs, typical dishes, styles of eating, and over 1,600 recipes.

Religion

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World

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

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

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2

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

Encyclopedia of Science and Religion
Encyclopedia of Science and Religion

Encyclopedia of Science and Religion

A multidisciplinary approach that addresses all aspects of the dialogue between the sciences and the world's religions, reaching into the humanities as well as into the physical sciences and technology. Examines controversial issues such as human cloning and stem cell research long with more traditional questions such as the origins of life, the nature of sin, and the philosophy of science and religion. 4 volumes.

History

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World

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

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

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

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.

Food and Drink in American History
Food and Drink in American History

Food and Drink in American History

This three-volume encyclopedia on the history of American food and beverages covers topics ranging from early American Indian foods to mandatory nutrition information at fast food restaurants.

Foods That Changed History
Foods That Changed History

Foods That Changed History

Presents nearly 100 entries on foods that have shaped history. In learning about foods and their importance, readers will gain valuable insight into other areas such as religious movements, literature, economics, technology, and the human condition itself.

Technology

GMO Food
GMO Food

GMO Food

The book provides clear, factual information and background on the history of genetically modified crops and foods, covering topics such as the historic methods of plant and animal modification (such as cross-breeding). It assesses the long-existing differences in attitudes toward the development and commercialization of GMO foods and crops in the United States versus in the European Union.

Business

International Tourism and Hospitality in the Digital Age
International Tourism and Hospitality in the Digital Age

International Tourism and Hospitality in the Digital Age

This book brings together the best practices for growth, development, and strategic management within the tourism and hospitality industries. It highlights comparative research that explores the cross-cultural contexts and societal implications of tourism.

Multicultural Studies

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures

An easy-to-use, systematic guide to the history and current status of more than 290 cultural groups outside the United States. In nine volumes, the Encyclopedia is intended to offer students background and current status on cultures of the countries they are most likely to study.

The African American Almanac, ed. 9
The African American Almanac, ed. 9

The African American Almanac, ed. 9

Provides historical and current information on African American history, society, and culture in 28 topical chapters. Includes a chronology, a chapter of important primary documents, directories of organizations and businesses, a bibliography of recently-published works, annotated lists of crucial court cases, a filmography, hundreds of brief biographies, and more than 650 photographs, illustrations, maps, and statistical charts within the text.

Environment

Pollution A to Z
Pollution A to Z

Pollution A to Z

Provides information on a variety of pollution issues, including sources of pollution; disposal; remediation; and the ethical, social and legal environment, as well as topics such as acid rain, cancer, noise pollution and zero growth population. Also covers careers and biographies of key people. For academic and general audiences. 2 volumes.

UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes
UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes

UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes

Offers students and researchers comprehensive information on 12 of the Earth's major biomes and its many component ecosystems. Includes entries on land and water biomes, and covers climate, vegetation, animal life, food web, plant and animal adaptations, endangered species, human effects on the biome, and more.

UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features
UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features

UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features

Focuses on the physical and geological aspects, structure, and features of 48 of the earth's landforms - what they are, how they look, how they were created, how they change over time, and major geological events associated with them. Written for middle school students to support earth science and landform-related assignments, alphabetically arranged entries follow a standard and consistent subheaded format; and range in length from 9 to 11 pages.

Water: Science and Issues
Water: Science and Issues

Water: Science and Issues

This set covers all important water science concepts and current issues and highlights major historical developments and key figures. 4 volumes.