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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.

Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2
Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2

Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2

Focuses on writers and works published since 1950. The majority of the authors surveyed are African American, but representative African and Caribbean authors are also included.

Drama for Students, v. 17
Drama for Students, v. 17

Drama for Students, v. 17

Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.

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 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.

Epics for Students, ed. 2
Epics for Students, ed. 2

Epics for Students, ed. 2

Provides critical overviews of literary epics of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, literary traditions and cultural context.

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.

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.

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.

Literary Movements for Students, ed. 2
Literary Movements for Students, ed. 2

Literary Movements for Students, ed. 2

Entries provide in-depth historical background information on each movement as well as modern critical interpretation of each movement's characteristic styles and themes.

Literary Newsmakers for Students, v. 1
Literary Newsmakers for Students, v. 1

Literary Newsmakers for Students, v. 1

Provides analysis and criticism of recent novels and other works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and drama.

Literary Themes for Students: Race and Prejudice
Literary Themes for Students: Race and Prejudice

Literary Themes for Students: Race and Prejudice

Works included represent a wide range of circumstances in which individuals experience prejudice in American, British and world literature. The discussion goes well beyond race, religion, and gender into ethnicity, social status, mental and physical health, and personal beliefs and behaviors.

Literary Themes for Students: The American Dream
Literary Themes for Students: The American Dream

Literary Themes for Students: The American Dream

Provides readers with an overview of literary works that explore the theme of the American dream. Analyzes poetry, plays, short stories, novels, and works of nonfiction that address this theme in some capacity, and how that theme has been treated in literature at different times in history and across diverse cultures.

Literary Themes for Students: War and Peace
Literary Themes for Students: War and Peace

Literary Themes for Students: War and Peace

Presents a myriad of viewpoints, so that modern readers can begin to grasp the complexities of war and its impact. Such stories give voice to the individuals who fight and are fought against, who are injured, who suffer on the battlefield and at home, and who, inevitably, can no longer speak for themselves. Examines dominant and recurring subthemes in the literature of war; including survival, terrorism, leadership, and genocide.

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.

Nonfiction Classics for Students
Nonfiction Classics for Students

Nonfiction Classics for Students

Provides critical overviews on the most frequently studied nonfiction essays, books, biographies, and memoirs. Includes discussions of literary format, themes, and structure.

Novels for Students, v. 17
Novels for Students, v. 17

Novels for Students, v. 17

Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance.

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.

Poetry for Students, v. 18
Poetry for Students, v. 18

Poetry for Students, v. 18

Features discussion and analysis of poems of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Provides an overview of the poem and discussion of its principal themes, images, form and construction.

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.

Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2
Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2

Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2

Collection of essays by Shakespeare scholars that have been selected for students at the high school or undergraduate college level. Each entry includes an introduction; a plot synopsis; a character list; a discussion of the work's principal themes; information about the style and literary devices used; a conversation about the work's historical context; and a critical overview.

Short Stories for Students, v. 17
Short Stories for Students, v. 17

Short Stories for Students, v. 17

Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance.

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 Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3
The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3

Comprehensive survey of 120 cancers, cancer drugs, traditional and alternative treatments, side effects and diagnostic procedures.

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.

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.

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.

Literature

Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2
Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2

Black Literature Criticism, ed. 2

Focuses on writers and works published since 1950. The majority of the authors surveyed are African American, but representative African and Caribbean authors are also included.

Drama for Students, v. 17
Drama for Students, v. 17

Drama for Students, v. 17

Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.

Epics for Students, ed. 2
Epics for Students, ed. 2

Epics for Students, ed. 2

Provides critical overviews of literary epics of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, literary traditions and cultural context.

Literary Movements for Students, ed. 2
Literary Movements for Students, ed. 2

Literary Movements for Students, ed. 2

Entries provide in-depth historical background information on each movement as well as modern critical interpretation of each movement's characteristic styles and themes.

Literary Newsmakers for Students, v. 1
Literary Newsmakers for Students, v. 1

Literary Newsmakers for Students, v. 1

Provides analysis and criticism of recent novels and other works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and drama.

Literary Themes for Students: Race and Prejudice
Literary Themes for Students: Race and Prejudice

Literary Themes for Students: Race and Prejudice

Works included represent a wide range of circumstances in which individuals experience prejudice in American, British and world literature. The discussion goes well beyond race, religion, and gender into ethnicity, social status, mental and physical health, and personal beliefs and behaviors.

Literary Themes for Students: The American Dream
Literary Themes for Students: The American Dream

Literary Themes for Students: The American Dream

Provides readers with an overview of literary works that explore the theme of the American dream. Analyzes poetry, plays, short stories, novels, and works of nonfiction that address this theme in some capacity, and how that theme has been treated in literature at different times in history and across diverse cultures.

Literary Themes for Students: War and Peace
Literary Themes for Students: War and Peace

Literary Themes for Students: War and Peace

Presents a myriad of viewpoints, so that modern readers can begin to grasp the complexities of war and its impact. Such stories give voice to the individuals who fight and are fought against, who are injured, who suffer on the battlefield and at home, and who, inevitably, can no longer speak for themselves. Examines dominant and recurring subthemes in the literature of war; including survival, terrorism, leadership, and genocide.

Nonfiction Classics for Students
Nonfiction Classics for Students

Nonfiction Classics for Students

Provides critical overviews on the most frequently studied nonfiction essays, books, biographies, and memoirs. Includes discussions of literary format, themes, and structure.

Novels for Students, v. 17
Novels for Students, v. 17

Novels for Students, v. 17

Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance.

Poetry for Students, v. 18
Poetry for Students, v. 18

Poetry for Students, v. 18

Features discussion and analysis of poems of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Provides an overview of the poem and discussion of its principal themes, images, form and construction.

Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2
Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2

Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2

Collection of essays by Shakespeare scholars that have been selected for students at the high school or undergraduate college level. Each entry includes an introduction; a plot synopsis; a character list; a discussion of the work's principal themes; information about the style and literary devices used; a conversation about the work's historical context; and a critical overview.

Short Stories for Students, v. 17
Short Stories for Students, v. 17

Short Stories for Students, v. 17

Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Medicine

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3
The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 3

Comprehensive survey of 120 cancers, cancer drugs, traditional and alternative treatments, side effects and diagnostic procedures.

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.