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100 Inventions that Made History, ed. , v.
100 Inventions that Made History, ed. , v.

100 Inventions that Made History, ed. , v.

Describes the development of one hundred world-changing inventions, including rockets, the internet, refrigerators, blue jeans, light bulbs, and antibiotics.

1000 Inventions & Discoveries, ed. , v.
1000 Inventions & Discoveries, ed. , v.

1000 Inventions & Discoveries, ed. , v.

This book explores the fascinating developments in technology and natural science that shaped the world as it is today.

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

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

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

A Passage to India, ed. , v.
A Passage to India, ed. , v.

A Passage to India, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work A Passage to India, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

A Portrait of a Lady, ed. , v.
A Portrait of a Lady, ed. , v.

A Portrait of a Lady, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Portrait of a Lady, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

A.E. Housman Revisited, ed. , v.
A.E. Housman Revisited, ed. , v.

A.E. Housman Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of A.E. Housman.

Absalom, Absalom! The Questioning of Fictions, ed. , v.
Absalom, Absalom! The Questioning of Fictions, ed. , v.

Absalom, Absalom! The Questioning of Fictions, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Absalom, Absalom!, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Achieving Sustainability, ed. , v.
Achieving Sustainability, ed. , v.

Achieving Sustainability, ed. , v.

Aimed at readers who are not experts in the field, the material is relevant to courses in natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities. It presents and analyzes the underpinnings of the multi-disciplinary concept of sustainability.

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, ed. , v.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, ed. , v.

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

African Children's and Youth Literature, ed. , v.
African Children's and Youth Literature, ed. , v.

African Children's and Youth Literature, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to African children's and youth literature.

Alan Rudolph, ed. , v.
Alan Rudolph, ed. , v.

Alan Rudolph, ed. , v.

Provides chronology and in-depth critical analysis of the works of filmmaker Alan Rudolph.

Alexis de Tocqueville, ed. , v.
Alexis de Tocqueville, ed. , v.

Alexis de Tocqueville, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Alexis de Tocqueville.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, ed. , v.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, ed. , v.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

All Quiet on the Western Front, ed. , v.
All Quiet on the Western Front, ed. , v.

All Quiet on the Western Front, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work All Quiet on the Western Front, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

All's Well That Ends Well, ed. , v.
All's Well That Ends Well, ed. , v.

All's Well That Ends Well, ed. , v.

Provides a survey of the history of the Shakespeare's play, All's Well That Ends Well, in criticism and performance and discusses key themes.

American Feminist Playwrights, ed. , v.
American Feminist Playwrights, ed. , v.

American Feminist Playwrights, ed. , v.

Provides analysis of American playwrights whose works have a strong feminist message. Covers four eras, including feminist dramatists of colonial America, the suffrage plays of the early women's movement, the social protest dramas of the 1920s and 1930s, and the plays advocating equal rights from the late 1960s onward.

American Nature Writers, ed. , v.
American Nature Writers, ed. , v.

American Nature Writers, ed. , v.

Provides a history and criticism of the nature writing genre and biographical and critical essays on individual writers, including novelists, playwrights, essayists, poets, and short story writers.

American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, ed. 2, v.
American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, ed. 2, v.

American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present, ed. 2, v.

Provides coverage on the best-known American women writers spanning from colonial days to the present, including biography, criticism, and bibliography for each; also includes lesser-known writers whose work is found in journals, letters, stories, and even hymns. Entries feature an assessment of the writer's works; basic biography and complete bibliography, as well as comprehensive data on writers' names, including pseudonyms, aliases, parents' names and husbands' names, etc.

American Writers Classics, ed. , v. 1
American Writers Classics, ed. , v. 1

American Writers Classics, ed. , v. 1

Provide a historical overview of 18 widely studied works as well as a close reading of each and a consideration of its critical reception. This volume spans the century from 1896 to 1985.

American Writers Classics, ed. , v. 2
American Writers Classics, ed. , v. 2

American Writers Classics, ed. , v. 2

Provides classics of American literature. This volumes covers 20 works, including novels, short story and poem series, plays, long poems, autobiographies, and nonfiction pieces.

American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 1, ed. , v.
American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 1, ed. , v.

American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 1, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 2, ed. , v.
American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 2, ed. , v.

American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 2, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 3, ed. , v.
American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 3, ed. , v.

American Writers, Retrospective Supplement 3, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 10, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 10, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 10, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 11, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 11, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 11, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 12, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 12, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 12, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 13, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 13, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 13, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 14, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 14, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 14, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 15, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 15, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 15, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 26, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 26, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 26, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 27, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 27, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 27, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 28, ed. , v.
American Writers, Supplement 28, ed. , v.

American Writers, Supplement 28, ed. , v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

American Writers, Supplement 29, ed. 29, v.
American Writers, Supplement 29, ed. 29, v.

American Writers, Supplement 29, ed. 29, v.

Contains biographical and critical essays on the work of important American writers. Presents scholar-signed essays prepared by experts in the field.

Americans at War, ed. , v.
Americans at War, ed. , v.

Americans at War, ed. , v.

Covers major American conflicts from the Colonial Wars through the War on Terrorism in the context of cultural and social events and conditions on the home front. Illustrated articles cover both biographies and topics such as civil liberties, media, politics, popular culture, religion, memory and national identity, civic celebrations, monumental art, literature, the roles of women and minorities, veterans, science and technology, humor, and music. General audiences.

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

Anatole France, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Anatole France.

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

Ancient Greece and Rome, ed. , v.

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

Andrew Marvell Revisited, ed. , v.
Andrew Marvell Revisited, ed. , v.

Andrew Marvell Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Andrew Marvell.

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

Animal Farm, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Animal Farm, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Anna Karenina, ed. , v.
Anna Karenina, ed. , v.

Anna Karenina, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Anna Karenina, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Anne Rice, ed. , v.
Anne Rice, ed. , v.

Anne Rice, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Anne Rice.

Anton Chekhov, ed. , v.
Anton Chekhov, ed. , v.

Anton Chekhov, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Anton Chekhov. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Aristotle, ed. , v.
Aristotle, ed. , v.

Aristotle, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Aristotle.

Arthur Miller, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Arthur Miller, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Arthur Miller, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Arthur Miller.

As I Lay Dying, ed. , v.
As I Lay Dying, ed. , v.

As I Lay Dying, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work As I Lay Dying, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Astrid Lindgren, ed. , v.
Astrid Lindgren, ed. , v.

Astrid Lindgren, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Astrid Lindgren.

August Strindberg, ed. , v.
August Strindberg, ed. , v.

August Strindberg, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of August Strindberg.

August Wilson, ed. , v.
August Wilson, ed. , v.

August Wilson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of August Wilson.

Augustine, ed. , v.
Augustine, ed. , v.

Augustine, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Augustine.

Ayn Rand, ed. , v.
Ayn Rand, ed. , v.

Ayn Rand, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ayn Rand.

Ben Jonson Revised, ed. , v.
Ben Jonson Revised, ed. , v.

Ben Jonson Revised, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ben Jonson.

Bernard Malamud, ed. , v.
Bernard Malamud, ed. , v.

Bernard Malamud, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Bernard Malamud. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Bertolt Brecht, ed. , v.
Bertolt Brecht, ed. , v.

Bertolt Brecht, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Bertolt Brecht.

Betsy Byars, ed. , v.
Betsy Byars, ed. , v.

Betsy Byars, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Betsy Byars.

Bioethics, ed. 4, v.
Bioethics, ed. 4, v.

Bioethics, ed. 4, v.

Offers hundreds of revisions or addenda to entries from previous editions as well as new or revised entries on topics such as key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, chemical warfare and torture, among many others. Revised articles explain the events as well as legislation changes of the past decade. Previous editions published as the Encyclopedia of Bioethics.

Biology, ed. 2, v.
Biology, ed. 2, v.

Biology, ed. 2, v.

Explains biological concepts and explores related fields as well as the history of biological science. Discusses critical issues such as embryogenesis and commercial applications of research in biology and addresses ethical issues. Provides information on careers in biology. Contains sidebars, bibliographies, timelines, charts, a glossary, and individual and cumulative indexes.

Black Writers and the Hispanic Canon, ed. , v.
Black Writers and the Hispanic Canon, ed. , v.

Black Writers and the Hispanic Canon, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to Black Writers and the Hispanic Canon.

Bleak House, ed. , v.
Bleak House, ed. , v.

Bleak House, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Bleak House, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Body Systems, ed. , v.
Body Systems, ed. , v.

Body Systems, ed. , v.

Covers the 14 systems of the human body and their role and functions both from an individual organ perspective and each system as a whole, as well as what occurs when systems are not functioning properly due to injury, disease, or other causes. Entries cover the development of each body system from birth to full adult growth, as well as adjustments by the body during the senior years.

Borges Revisited, ed. , v.
Borges Revisited, ed. , v.

Borges Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Borges.

British Women Fiction Writers of the 1890s, ed. , v.
British Women Fiction Writers of the 1890s, ed. , v.

British Women Fiction Writers of the 1890s, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to British women fiction writers of the 1890s.

British Writers, Supplement 21, ed. , v.
British Writers, Supplement 21, ed. , v.

British Writers, Supplement 21, ed. , v.

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis.

British Writers, Supplement 22, ed. , v.
British Writers, Supplement 22, ed. , v.

British Writers, Supplement 22, ed. , v.

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis.

British Writers, Supplement 23, ed. , v.
British Writers, Supplement 23, ed. , v.

British Writers, Supplement 23, ed. , v.

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis.

British Writers, Supplement 24, ed. , v.
British Writers, Supplement 24, ed. , v.

British Writers, Supplement 24, ed. , v.

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis.

British Writers, Supplement 25, ed. , v.
British Writers, Supplement 25, ed. , v.

British Writers, Supplement 25, ed. , v.

Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis.

C.P. Snow, ed. , v.
C.P. Snow, ed. , v.

C.P. Snow, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of C.P. Snow.

C.S. Lewis, ed. , v.
C.S. Lewis, ed. , v.

C.S. Lewis, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of C.S. Lewis.

Calderón de la Barca, ed. , v.
Calderón de la Barca, ed. , v.

Calderón de la Barca, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Spanish author Calderon de la Barca.

Candide, ed. , v.
Candide, ed. , v.

Candide, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Candide, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Captain John Smith, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Captain John Smith, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Captain John Smith, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Captain John Smith.

Carl Sandburg, ed. , v.
Carl Sandburg, ed. , v.

Carl Sandburg, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Carl Sandburg.

Carolyn G. Heilbrun, ed. , v.
Carolyn G. Heilbrun, ed. , v.

Carolyn G. Heilbrun, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Carolyn G. Heilbrun.

Carson McCullers, ed. , v.
Carson McCullers, ed. , v.

Carson McCullers, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Carson McCullers.

Catch-22, ed. , v.
Catch-22, ed. , v.

Catch-22, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Catch-22, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Cervantes, ed. , v.
Cervantes, ed. , v.

Cervantes, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Cervantes.

Cesare Pavese, ed. , v.
Cesare Pavese, ed. , v.

Cesare Pavese, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Cesare Pavese.

Chaim Potok, ed. , v.
Chaim Potok, ed. , v.

Chaim Potok, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Chaim Potok.

Charles Baudelaire Revisited, ed. , v.
Charles Baudelaire Revisited, ed. , v.

Charles Baudelaire Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Charles Baudelaire.

Charles Dickens Revisited, ed. , v.
Charles Dickens Revisited, ed. , v.

Charles Dickens Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Charles Dickens.

Charles Dickens, ed. , v.
Charles Dickens, ed. , v.

Charles Dickens, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Charles Dickens.

Charles W. Chesnutt, ed. , v.
Charles W. Chesnutt, ed. , v.

Charles W. Chesnutt, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Charles W. Chesnutt. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Charlotte Brontë, ed. , v.
Charlotte Brontë, ed. , v.

Charlotte Brontë, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Charlotte Brontë.

Charlotte Smith, ed. , v.
Charlotte Smith, ed. , v.

Charlotte Smith, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Charlotte Smith.

Chateaubriand, ed. , v.
Chateaubriand, ed. , v.

Chateaubriand, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Chateaubriand.

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

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

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

Children's Literature in Canada, ed. , v.
Children's Literature in Canada, ed. , v.

Children's Literature in Canada, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to children's literature in Canada.

Chinua Achebe, ed. , v.
Chinua Achebe, ed. , v.

Chinua Achebe, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of author Chinua Achebe.

Christopher Fry, ed. , v.
Christopher Fry, ed. , v.

Christopher Fry, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Christopher Fry.

Christopher Isherwood, ed. , v.
Christopher Isherwood, ed. , v.

Christopher Isherwood, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Christopher Isherwood.

Chrétien de Troyes Revisited, ed. , v.
Chrétien de Troyes Revisited, ed. , v.

Chrétien de Troyes Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Chretien de Troyes.

Civilization and Its Discontents, ed. , v.
Civilization and Its Discontents, ed. , v.

Civilization and Its Discontents, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Civilization and Its Discontents, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Claude Lévi-Strauss, ed. , v.
Claude Lévi-Strauss, ed. , v.

Claude Lévi-Strauss, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Claude Levi-Strauss.

Colette, ed. , v.
Colette, ed. , v.

Colette, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Colette. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Colette, ed. , v.
Colette, ed. , v.

Colette, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Colette.

Concise Major 21st Century Writers, ed. , v.
Concise Major 21st Century Writers, ed. , v.

Concise Major 21st Century Writers, ed. , v.

A comprehensive, five-volume set, Concise Major 21st-Century Writers profiles today’s most outstanding and widely known writers. Clearly written in an easy-to-use format, it collects detailed biographical and bibliographical information on approximately 700 authors who are most often studied in college and high school.

Conrad Richter, ed. , v.
Conrad Richter, ed. , v.

Conrad Richter, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Conrad Richter.

Countries and Their Cultures, ed. , v.
Countries and Their Cultures, ed. , v.

Countries and Their Cultures, ed. , v.

Presents the cultural similarities within a country that set it apart from others by examining over 200 countries to document the myriad ways in which culture defines and separates the nations of the world as much as geographical borders do. Surveys each country's shared values, behaviors and cultural variations from foods and rituals to pastimes and arts, using a standard entry format for easy comparison. Provides illustrations, photographs and maps. 4 volumes.

Coventry Patmore, ed. , v.
Coventry Patmore, ed. , v.

Coventry Patmore, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Coventry Patmore.

Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Each title contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context.

Cry, The Beloved Country, ed. , v.
Cry, The Beloved Country, ed. , v.

Cry, The Beloved Country, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Cry, the Beloved Country, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

D. H. Lawrence, ed. , v.
D. H. Lawrence, ed. , v.

D. H. Lawrence, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of D. H. Lawrence.

Daniel Defoe, ed. , v.
Daniel Defoe, ed. , v.

Daniel Defoe, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Daniel Defoe.

Dante Alighieri, ed. , v.
Dante Alighieri, ed. , v.

Dante Alighieri, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Dante Alighieri.

David Hare, ed. , v.
David Hare, ed. , v.

David Hare, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of David Hare.

Dazai Osamu, ed. , v.
Dazai Osamu, ed. , v.

Dazai Osamu, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Dazai Osamu.

Derek Walcott, Updated ed., ed. , v.
Derek Walcott, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Derek Walcott, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Derek Walcott.

Desiderius Erasmus, ed. , v.
Desiderius Erasmus, ed. , v.

Desiderius Erasmus, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Desiderius Erasmus.

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

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

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

Don DeLillo, ed. , v.
Don DeLillo, ed. , v.

Don DeLillo, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Don DeLillo.

Donald Barthelme, ed. , v.
Donald Barthelme, ed. , v.

Donald Barthelme, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Donald Barthelme. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Dorothy Livesay, ed. , v.
Dorothy Livesay, ed. , v.

Dorothy Livesay, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Dorothy Livesay.

Dorothy Parker, ed. , v.
Dorothy Parker, ed. , v.

Dorothy Parker, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Dorothy Parker.

Dr. Seuss, ed. , v.
Dr. Seuss, ed. , v.

Dr. Seuss, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Dr. Seuss.

E. B. White, ed. , v.
E. B. White, ed. , v.

E. B. White, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of E. B. White.

E. E. Cummings, ed. , v.
E. E. Cummings, ed. , v.

E. E. Cummings, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of E. E. Cummings.

E. J. Pratt, ed. , v.
E. J. Pratt, ed. , v.

E. J. Pratt, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of E. J. Pratt.

E. L. Doctorow, ed. , v.
E. L. Doctorow, ed. , v.

E. L. Doctorow, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of E. L. Doctorow.

E. L. Konigsburg, ed. , v.
E. L. Konigsburg, ed. , v.

E. L. Konigsburg, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of E.L. Konigsburg.

E. M. Forster, ed. , v.
E. M. Forster, ed. , v.

E. M. Forster, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of E.M. Forster.

Edgar Lee Masters, ed. , v.
Edgar Lee Masters, ed. , v.

Edgar Lee Masters, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edgar Lee Masters.

Edgar Rice Burroughs, ed. , v.
Edgar Rice Burroughs, ed. , v.

Edgar Rice Burroughs, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Edith Wharton, ed. , v.
Edith Wharton, ed. , v.

Edith Wharton, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edith Wharton.

Edmond Rostand, ed. , v.
Edmond Rostand, ed. , v.

Edmond Rostand, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edmond Rostand.

Edmund Burke, ed. , v.
Edmund Burke, ed. , v.

Edmund Burke, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edmund Burke.

Elizabeth Bowen, ed. , v.
Elizabeth Bowen, ed. , v.

Elizabeth Bowen, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Elizabeth Bowen. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

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

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

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

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood: In History and Society, ed. , v.

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 Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

A survey of clothing, costume and fashion. Coverage includes the origins of clothing and body adornment, the development of fabrics and technologies, and the social meanings of dress, as well as representative costumes from a wide range of historical eras. For students and researchers at the high-school level or higher.

Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States, ed. , v.

Covers contemporary lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and queer American literature and its social contexts.

Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, ed. 2, v.

An interdisciplinary source that addresses not only law but also sociology, psychology, history and economics. Entries vary widely from abortion to rape and from family violence to wiretapping, offering a mirror of issues dominating today's headlines. This edition is a complete update and revision of the previous edition that includes new essays on topics such as stalking, hate crimes, and HIV.

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

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

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

Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2, v.

Offers a complete view of the institutions, people, processes, roles, and philosophies in educational practice in the United States and throughout the world. Features biographies of influential educators; profiles of historic colleges and universities and of organizations active in the field; and an appendix of full text source documents, including education related legislation, international treaties, and testing methods. 8 volumes.

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy, ed. , v.

Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates. Covers concepts, institutions, topics, events and people, including global warming, animal rights, environmental movements, alternative energy, green chemistry, industrial ecology, and eco-sabotage.

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

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, ed. , v.

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

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary view of Latin American history and culture from prehistoric times to the present. Covers cultural issues and includes numerous biographical profiles of important figures in politics, letters and the arts.

Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, ed. , v.

A six-volume survey of modern Asia, defined as extending from Japan in the east to Turkey in the west, and from Kazakhstan in the north to Indonesia in the south. Presents entries covering such subjects as countries, cities, regions, natural features, religions, social issues, languages, people, events, customs, politics, and economics.

Encyclopedia of Modern China, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Modern China, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Modern China, ed. , v.

Provides critical information on the most populous country and most dynamic trade market in the world: the people, politics, economics, religion, philosophy, traditions, art, and literature of this ancient and enduring civilization are explored from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the present day.

Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. 2, v.

English-language reference source for philosophy," has been the cornerstone of the philosophy reference shelf. Lauded for its clear and accessible presentation of wide-ranging philosophical subjects, the Encyclopedia has earned its place as a first-stop resource for general readers, students and educators.

Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, ed. 2, v.

Examines the anthropological, sociological, historical, economic, and scientific theories of race and racism in the modem era. Delves into the historic origins of ideas of race and racism and explores their social and scientific consequences. Includes biographies of significant theorists, as well as political and social leaders and notorious racists.

Encyclopedia of Recreation and Leisure in America, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Recreation and Leisure in America, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Recreation and Leisure in America, ed. , v.

A two-volume survey of the pursuit of leisure in the United States, from Colonial to modern times, presented through 271 alphabetically arranged entries. Coverage includes specific types of recreational activities as well as important themes in the history of leisure. For students, researchers, and general readers.

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

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.

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

Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender, ed. , v.

Addresses issues of sex and gender at the personal and the social level; examines issues of identity, status, class, ethnicity, race, and nation; of sexuality and the body; of social institutions and the structures of representation. Topics include changing conceptions of "the feminine," the family and masculinity, religion, morality, cultural images, medical practice, public health, economy and society and many more.

Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450, ed. , v.

Provides students and researchers with a much-needed, comprehensive resource on the subject of colonialism and expansion. From a global perspective, the set traces many facets of colonial growth and imperialism, and much more.

Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, ed. 2, v.

Contains new and updated original articles covering recent concepts (i.e. adoption, race, the Constitution, birthright citizenship) and court cases since 1992 offering comprehensive coverage of all aspects of constitutional law, as well as biographies of people who have had an impact on our government's legal framework (Supreme Court Justices, Presidents, Cabinet Members, Lawyers, and more). Also covers judicial decisions handed down by the Supreme Court.

Encyclopedia of the Great Depression, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of the Great Depression, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of the Great Depression, ed. , v.

This 2-vol. set encompasses nearly two decades of American history, beginning with the farm crisis of the mid-1920s, through the 1929 stock market crash, the gradual recovery during the 1930s with Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal and World War II. This wide-ranging, multidisciplinary encyclopedia features entries on depression-era politics, government, business, economics, literature, the arts, society and culture.

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

Energy, ed. , v.

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

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

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

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

Environmental Issues: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Environmental Issues: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Environmental Issues: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Each title contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context.

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

Environmental Science Experiments, ed. , v.

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

Ernest Hemingway, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Ernest Hemingway, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Ernest Hemingway, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ernest Hemingway.

Ethics, Science, Technology, and Engineering, ed. 2, v.
Ethics, Science, Technology, and Engineering, ed. 2, v.

Ethics, Science, Technology, and Engineering, ed. 2, v.

This work considers both the professional ethics of science and technology, and the ethical and political issues raised by science and technology in an increasingly complex and global society. This broad coverage supports the numerous courses in applied and professional ethics and policy related to the practice of science and technology in education, including new analytical and interpretive essays on events, scholarship, people, and legal decisions.

Eugenio Montale, ed. , v.
Eugenio Montale, ed. , v.

Eugenio Montale, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Eugenio Montale.

Eugène Ionesco Revisited, ed. , v.
Eugène Ionesco Revisited, ed. , v.

Eugène Ionesco Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Eugene Ionesco.

Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire, ed. , v.
Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire, ed. , v.

Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire, ed. , v.

A five-volume survey of European history from the onset of the French Revolution to the outbreak of World War. Alphabetically arranged entries cover the period's most significant personalities and meaningful developments in the arts, religion, politics, exploration, and warfare. For students, scholars, and general readers.

Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction, ed. , v.
Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction, ed. , v.

Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction, ed. , v.

A multi-volume survey of European history from the beginning of World War I in 1914 to the present, presented through alphabetically arranged entries that focus on the period's scientific, social and cultural history as well as the political, military and economic developments. For students and general readers.

Evelyn Waugh, ed. , v.
Evelyn Waugh, ed. , v.

Evelyn Waugh, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Evelyn Waugh.

Ezra Pound, ed. , v.
Ezra Pound, ed. , v.

Ezra Pound, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ezra Pound.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, ed. , v.
F. Scott Fitzgerald, ed. , v.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Family in Society: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Provides primary source documents focused family in society in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. International in scope.

Fanny Burney, ed. , v.
Fanny Burney, ed. , v.

Fanny Burney, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Fanny Burney.

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

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

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

Fedor Dostoevsky, ed. , v.
Fedor Dostoevsky, ed. , v.

Fedor Dostoevsky, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Fedor Dostoevsky.

Flann O'Brien, ed. , v.
Flann O'Brien, ed. , v.

Flann O'Brien, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Flann O'Brien.

Flannery O'Connor, ed. , v.
Flannery O'Connor, ed. , v.

Flannery O'Connor, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Flannery O'Connor.

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

Forensic Science Experiments, ed. , v.

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

Francis Beaumont, ed. , v.
Francis Beaumont, ed. , v.

Francis Beaumont, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Francis Beaumont.

Francis Thompson, ed. , v.
Francis Thompson, ed. , v.

Francis Thompson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Francis Thompson.

Franz Grillparzer, ed. , v.
Franz Grillparzer, ed. , v.

Franz Grillparzer, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Franz Grillparzer.

Franz Kafka, ed. , v.
Franz Kafka, ed. , v.

Franz Kafka, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Franz Kafka.

François Mauriac, ed. , v.
François Mauriac, ed. , v.

François Mauriac, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Francois Mauriac.

French Theater Since 1968, ed. , v.
French Theater Since 1968, ed. , v.

French Theater Since 1968, ed. , v.

Provides an overview of 25 years of theater discussing the contributions of Lucien and Micheline Attoun's Theatre Ouvert, Ariane Mnouchkine's Theatre du Soleil, Antoine Vitez, Armand Gatti, Patrice Chereau, Nathalie Sarraute, Andree Chedid, Liliane Atlan, Michel Vinaver, and Valere Novarina.

Friedrich Nietzsche, ed. , v.
Friedrich Nietzsche, ed. , v.

Friedrich Nietzsche, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Friedrich Nietzsche.

Friedrich Schlegel, ed. , v.
Friedrich Schlegel, ed. , v.

Friedrich Schlegel, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Friedrich Schlegel

Gail Godwin, ed. , v.
Gail Godwin, ed. , v.

Gail Godwin, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Gail Godwin.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Gale Library of Daily Life, ed. , v.

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

Gender Issues and Sexuality: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Gender Issues and Sexuality: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Gender Issues and Sexuality: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Each title contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context.

Genetically Modified Food, ed. , v.
Genetically Modified Food, ed. , v.

Genetically Modified Food, ed. , v.

Examines the issue of genetically modified food from a variety of international perspectives.

Georg Büchner, ed. , v.
Georg Büchner, ed. , v.

Georg Büchner, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Georg Buchner.

George Bataille, ed. , v.
George Bataille, ed. , v.

George Bataille, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of George Bataille.

George Gissing, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
George Gissing, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

George Gissing, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of George Gissing.

George Orwell, ed. , v.
George Orwell, ed. , v.

George Orwell, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of George Orwell.

Germaine de Staël Revisited, ed. , v.
Germaine de Staël Revisited, ed. , v.

Germaine de Staël Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Germaine de Stael.

Gertrude Stein, ed. , v.
Gertrude Stein, ed. , v.

Gertrude Stein, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Gertrude Stein. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Government, Politics, and Protest: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Government, Politics, and Protest: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Government, Politics, and Protest: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A collection of primary source documents that focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. International in scope, each title is devoted to one topic.

Graham Greene, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Graham Greene, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Graham Greene, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Graham Greene.

Guillermo Cabrera Infante, ed. , v.
Guillermo Cabrera Infante, ed. , v.

Guillermo Cabrera Infante, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Guillermo Cabrera Infante.

Guy de Maupassant, ed. , v.
Guy de Maupassant, ed. , v.

Guy de Maupassant, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Guy de Maupassant.

Günter Grass, ed. , v.
Günter Grass, ed. , v.

Günter Grass, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Gunter Grass.

H. L. Mencken, ed. , v.
H. L. Mencken, ed. , v.

H. L. Mencken, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of H. L. Mencken.

Hart Crane, ed. , v.
Hart Crane, ed. , v.

Hart Crane, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Hart Crane.

Health and Wellness, ed. , v.
Health and Wellness, ed. , v.

Health and Wellness, ed. , v.

This book guides readers in making healthy choices about hygiene, diet, exercise, and medical care. They present easy-to-understand information about health-care coverage options and offer overviews of the types of available medical care, from general practitioners to alternative medicine and mental health providers.

Henry David Thoreau, ed. , v.
Henry David Thoreau, ed. , v.

Henry David Thoreau, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Henry David Thoreau.

Henry Miller, ed. , v.
Henry Miller, ed. , v.

Henry Miller, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Henry Miller.

Hermann Hesse, ed. , v.
Hermann Hesse, ed. , v.

Hermann Hesse, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Hermann Hesse.

History Behind the Headlines, ed. , v.
History Behind the Headlines, ed. , v.

History Behind the Headlines, ed. , v.

Presents in-depth information on conflicts appearing in today's headlines. Users are provided with historical background and analysis to events to give a greater understanding of the politics, players, and layers of current affairs.

History of World Trade Since 1450, ed. , v.
History of World Trade Since 1450, ed. , v.

History of World Trade Since 1450, ed. , v.

History of World Trade Since 1450 starts at a year regarded as the beginning of the Age of Exploration and examines how the hunt for new resources and markets during that period resulted in the establishment of colonies in Africa, the Americas and Asia. The set looks at the Industrial Revolution, the rise of capitalism and the effects of imperialism on the global economy.

Horace Walpole, ed. , v.
Horace Walpole, ed. , v.

Horace Walpole, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Horace Walpole.

Human Geography, ed. , v.
Human Geography, ed. , v.

Human Geography, ed. , v.

Provides insight into both regional and global issues by addressing fundamental and advanced topics critical to the study of human geography and places special emphasis on exploring the impact of human habitation and economic activity on the environment.

Human and Civil Rights: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Human and Civil Rights: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Human and Civil Rights: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

These volumes of primary source documents focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. International in scope, each title is devoted to one topic.

Hunter S. Thompson, ed. , v.
Hunter S. Thompson, ed. , v.

Hunter S. Thompson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Hunter S. Thompson.

Ian McEwan, ed. , v.
Ian McEwan, ed. , v.

Ian McEwan, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ian McEwan.

Immigration and Multiculturalism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Immigration and Multiculturalism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Immigration and Multiculturalism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Provides primary source documents focused on immigration and multiculturalism in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. International in scope.

International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family, ed. 2, v.
International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family, ed. 2, v.

International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family, ed. 2, v.

Includes articles specific to countries and to religious traditions, examining the history of family life within these cultures and discussing how families have been affected by political and social change.

Invisible Man, ed. , v.
Invisible Man, ed. , v.

Invisible Man, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Invisible Man, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Ivan Bunin, ed. , v.
Ivan Bunin, ed. , v.

Ivan Bunin, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ivan Bunin.

Ivan Goncharov, ed. , v.
Ivan Goncharov, ed. , v.

Ivan Goncharov, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ivan Goncharov.

J. R. R. Tolkien, ed. , v.
J. R. R. Tolkien, ed. , v.

J. R. R. Tolkien, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of J.R.R. Tolkien.

James Agee, ed. , v.
James Agee, ed. , v.

James Agee, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of James Agee.

James Boswell, ed. , v.
James Boswell, ed. , v.

James Boswell, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of James Boswell.

James Herriot, ed. , v.
James Herriot, ed. , v.

James Herriot, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of James Herriot.

James Weldon Johnson, ed. , v.
James Weldon Johnson, ed. , v.

James Weldon Johnson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of James Weldon Johnson.

Jean Giraudoux, ed. , v.
Jean Giraudoux, ed. , v.

Jean Giraudoux, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jean Giraudoux.

Jean Racine Revisited, ed. , v.
Jean Racine Revisited, ed. , v.

Jean Racine Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jean Racine.

Jean Rhys, ed. , v.
Jean Rhys, ed. , v.

Jean Rhys, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jean Rhys.

Jean Stafford, ed. , v.
Jean Stafford, ed. , v.

Jean Stafford, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jean Stafford.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, ed. , v.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, ed. , v.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jean-Jacques Rousseau.

Jesús Fernández Santos, ed. , v.
Jesús Fernández Santos, ed. , v.

Jesús Fernández Santos, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jesus Fernandez Santos.

Johann Gottfried Herder, ed. , v.
Johann Gottfried Herder, ed. , v.

Johann Gottfried Herder, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Johann Gottfried Herder.

John Cheever, ed. , v.
John Cheever, ed. , v.

John Cheever, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Cheever.

John Crowe Ransom, ed. , v.
John Crowe Ransom, ed. , v.

John Crowe Ransom, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Crowe Ransom.

John Dryden, ed. , v.
John Dryden, ed. , v.

John Dryden, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Dryden.

John Fletcher, ed. , v.
John Fletcher, ed. , v.

John Fletcher, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Fletcher.

John Millington Synge, ed. , v.
John Millington Synge, ed. , v.

John Millington Synge, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Millington Synge.

John Reed, ed. , v.
John Reed, ed. , v.

John Reed, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Reed.

John Steinbeck, Rev., 2nd ed., ed. , v.
John Steinbeck, Rev., 2nd ed., ed. , v.

John Steinbeck, Rev., 2nd ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Steinbeck.

John Stuart Mill, ed. , v.
John Stuart Mill, ed. , v.

John Stuart Mill, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of John Stuart Mill.

Julio Cortázar, ed. , v.
Julio Cortázar, ed. , v.

Julio Cortázar, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Julio Cortázar. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Karl Marx, ed. , v.
Karl Marx, ed. , v.

Karl Marx, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Karl Marx.

Kate Chopin, ed. , v.
Kate Chopin, ed. , v.

Kate Chopin, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Kate Chopin. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Katherine Mansfield, ed. , v.
Katherine Mansfield, ed. , v.

Katherine Mansfield, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Katherine Mansfield.

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., ed. , v.
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., ed. , v.

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

L. M. Montgomery, ed. , v.
L. M. Montgomery, ed. , v.

L. M. Montgomery, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of L. M. Montgomery.

Lanford Wilson, ed. , v.
Lanford Wilson, ed. , v.

Lanford Wilson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lanford Wilson.

Langston Hughes, ed. , v.
Langston Hughes, ed. , v.

Langston Hughes, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Langston Hughes. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Late Nineteenth-Century American Diary Literature, ed. , v.
Late Nineteenth-Century American Diary Literature, ed. , v.

Late Nineteenth-Century American Diary Literature, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to the American diary literature of late nineteenth-century.

Laura Ingalls Wilder, ed. , v.
Laura Ingalls Wilder, ed. , v.

Laura Ingalls Wilder, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

Lawrence Durrell, ed. , v.
Lawrence Durrell, ed. , v.

Lawrence Durrell, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lawrence Durrell.

Leo Tolstoy, ed. , v.
Leo Tolstoy, ed. , v.

Leo Tolstoy, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Leo Tolstoy.

Leon Garfield, ed. , v.
Leon Garfield, ed. , v.

Leon Garfield, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Leon Garfield.

Leslie Fiedler, ed. , v.
Leslie Fiedler, ed. , v.

Leslie Fiedler, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Leslie Fiedler.

Lewis Carroll, ed. , v.
Lewis Carroll, ed. , v.

Lewis Carroll, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lewis Carroll.

Liam O'Flaherty, ed. , v.
Liam O'Flaherty, ed. , v.

Liam O'Flaherty, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Liam O'Flaherty. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Lillian Hellman, ed. , v.
Lillian Hellman, ed. , v.

Lillian Hellman, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lillian Hellman.

Lionel Trilling, ed. , v.
Lionel Trilling, ed. , v.

Lionel Trilling, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lionel Trilling.

Lloyd Alexander, ed. , v.
Lloyd Alexander, ed. , v.

Lloyd Alexander, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lloyd Alexander.

Lord Byron, ed. , v.
Lord Byron, ed. , v.

Lord Byron, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lord Byron.

Lorraine Hansberry, ed. , v.
Lorraine Hansberry, ed. , v.

Lorraine Hansberry, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Lorraine Hansberry.

Louisa May Alcott, ed. , v.
Louisa May Alcott, ed. , v.

Louisa May Alcott, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Louisa May Alcott.

Léopold Sédar Senghor, ed. , v.
Léopold Sédar Senghor, ed. , v.

Léopold Sédar Senghor, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Leopold Sedar Senghor.

Macbeth, ed. , v.
Macbeth, ed. , v.

Macbeth, ed. , v.

Provides a survey of the history of the Shakespeare's play, Macbeth, in criticism and performance and discusses key themes.

Madame de Sévigné, ed. , v.
Madame de Sévigné, ed. , v.

Madame de Sévigné, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Madame de Seigne.

Manuel Puig, ed. , v.
Manuel Puig, ed. , v.

Manuel Puig, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Manuel Puig.

Marcel Proust Revisited, ed. , v.
Marcel Proust Revisited, ed. , v.

Marcel Proust Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Marcel Proust.

Margaret Atwood, ed. , v.
Margaret Atwood, ed. , v.

Margaret Atwood, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Margaret Atwood.

Margaret Mitchell, ed. , v.
Margaret Mitchell, ed. , v.

Margaret Mitchell, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Margaret Mitchell.

Marianne Moore, Rev ed., ed. , v.
Marianne Moore, Rev ed., ed. , v.

Marianne Moore, Rev ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Marianne Moore.

Marie-Claire Blais, ed. , v.
Marie-Claire Blais, ed. , v.

Marie-Claire Blais, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Marie-Claire Blais.

Mario Vargas Llosa, ed. , v.
Mario Vargas Llosa, ed. , v.

Mario Vargas Llosa, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mario Vargas Llosa.

Marivaux, ed. , v.
Marivaux, ed. , v.

Marivaux, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Marivaux.

Mark Twain, ed. , v.
Mark Twain, ed. , v.

Mark Twain, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mark Twain.

Martin Buber, ed. , v.
Martin Buber, ed. , v.

Martin Buber, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Martin Buber.

Mary McCarthy, ed. , v.
Mary McCarthy, ed. , v.

Mary McCarthy, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mary McCarthy.

Mary Renault, ed. , v.
Mary Renault, ed. , v.

Mary Renault, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mary Renault.

Mary Wilkins Freeman, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Mary Wilkins Freeman, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Mary Wilkins Freeman, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mary Wilkins Freeman.

Masaoka Shiki, ed. , v.
Masaoka Shiki, ed. , v.

Masaoka Shiki, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Masaoka Shiki.

Matthew Arnold, ed. , v.
Matthew Arnold, ed. , v.

Matthew Arnold, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Matthew Arnold.

Maurice Maeterlinck, ed. , v.
Maurice Maeterlinck, ed. , v.

Maurice Maeterlinck, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Maurice Maeterlinck.

Maurice Sendak, ed. , v.
Maurice Sendak, ed. , v.

Maurice Sendak, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Maurice Sendak.

Max Brand, ed. , v.
Max Brand, ed. , v.

Max Brand, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Max Brand.

Maxim Gorky, ed. , v.
Maxim Gorky, ed. , v.

Maxim Gorky, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Maxim Gorky.

May Sarton, Revisited, ed. , v.
May Sarton, Revisited, ed. , v.

May Sarton, Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of May Sarton.

Medicine, Health, and Bioethics: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Medicine, Health, and Bioethics: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Medicine, Health, and Bioethics: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Each title contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context.

Medieval French Romance, ed. , v.
Medieval French Romance, ed. , v.

Medieval French Romance, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to medieval French romance literature.

Mercy Otis Warren, ed. , v.
Mercy Otis Warren, ed. , v.

Mercy Otis Warren, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mercy Otis Warren.

Michael Ondaatje, ed. , v.
Michael Ondaatje, ed. , v.

Michael Ondaatje, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Michael Ondaatje.

Michel Foucault, ed. , v.
Michel Foucault, ed. , v.

Michel Foucault, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Michel Foucault.

Michel de Ghelderode, ed. , v.
Michel de Ghelderode, ed. , v.

Michel de Ghelderode, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Michel de Ghelderode.

Middlemarch, ed. , v.
Middlemarch, ed. , v.

Middlemarch, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Middlemarch, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Miguel de Unamuno, ed. , v.
Miguel de Unamuno, ed. , v.

Miguel de Unamuno, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Miguel de Unamuno.

Mikhail Bulgakov, ed. , v.
Mikhail Bulgakov, ed. , v.

Mikhail Bulgakov, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mikhail Bulgakov.

Mikhail Lermontov, ed. , v.
Mikhail Lermontov, ed. , v.

Mikhail Lermontov, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mikhail Lermontov.

Miles Franklin, ed. , v.
Miles Franklin, ed. , v.

Miles Franklin, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Miles Franklin.

Modern and Contemporary Spanish Women Poets, ed. , v.
Modern and Contemporary Spanish Women Poets, ed. , v.

Modern and Contemporary Spanish Women Poets, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to the modern and contemporary Spanish women poets.

Montaigne, ed. , v.
Montaigne, ed. , v.

Montaigne, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of French writer Michel de Montaigne.

Montesquieu Revisited, ed. , v.
Montesquieu Revisited, ed. , v.

Montesquieu Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Montesquieu.

Mordecai Richler, ed. , v.
Mordecai Richler, ed. , v.

Mordecai Richler, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mordecai Richler.

Mori Ogai, ed. , v.
Mori Ogai, ed. , v.

Mori Ogai, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Mori Ogai.

Muriel Spark, ed. , v.
Muriel Spark, ed. , v.

Muriel Spark, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Muriel Spark.

Nadine Gordimer, ed. , v.
Nadine Gordimer, ed. , v.

Nadine Gordimer, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Nadine Gordimer.

Nathanael West, ed. , v.
Nathanael West, ed. , v.

Nathanael West, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Nathanael West.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Nathaniel Hawthorne, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Native American Literature, ed. , v.
Native American Literature, ed. , v.

Native American Literature, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to Native American literature.

Natsume Soseki, ed. , v.
Natsume Soseki, ed. , v.

Natsume Soseki, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Natsume Soseki.

Neil Simon, ed. , v.
Neil Simon, ed. , v.

Neil Simon, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Neil Simon.

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

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

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

New Encyclopedia of Africa, ed. 2, v.
New Encyclopedia of Africa, ed. 2, v.

New Encyclopedia of Africa, ed. 2, v.

Addresses the entire history of African cultures from the pharaohs and the ancient civilizations of the south through the colonial era to the emergence of 53 independent countries, some of them newly emergent in world commerce and others deep in conflict. Covers issues facing the continent such as global development, the AIDS crisis, and international terrorism.

Ngaio Marsh, ed. , v.
Ngaio Marsh, ed. , v.

Ngaio Marsh, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ngaio Marsh.

Niccolò Machiavelli, ed. , v.
Niccolò Machiavelli, ed. , v.

Niccolò Machiavelli, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Niccolo Machiavelli.

Nikki Giovanni, ed. , v.
Nikki Giovanni, ed. , v.

Nikki Giovanni, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Nikki Giovanni.

Nikolay Gogol, ed. , v.
Nikolay Gogol, ed. , v.

Nikolay Gogol, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Nikolay Gogol.

Noel Coward, ed. , v.
Noel Coward, ed. , v.

Noel Coward, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Noel Coward.

Nonfiction Classics for Students, ed. , v.
Nonfiction Classics for Students, ed. , v.

Nonfiction Classics for Students, ed. , v.

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

Norman Mailer, ed. , v.
Norman Mailer, ed. , v.

Norman Mailer, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Norman Mailer.

Northrop Frye, ed. , v.
Northrop Frye, ed. , v.

Northrop Frye, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Northrop Frye.

O. Henry (William Sydney Porter), ed. , v.
O. Henry (William Sydney Porter), ed. , v.

O. Henry (William Sydney Porter), ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of O. Henry (William Sydney Porter).

Of Human Bondage, ed. , v.
Of Human Bondage, ed. , v.

Of Human Bondage, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Of Human Bondage, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Olive Schreiner, ed. , v.
Olive Schreiner, ed. , v.

Olive Schreiner, ed. , v.

Examines the life and works of a major south African novelist.

Oliver Goldsmith, Revisited, ed. , v.
Oliver Goldsmith, Revisited, ed. , v.

Oliver Goldsmith, Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Oliver Goldsmith.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, ed. , v.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, ed. , v.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Oscar Wilde, ed. , v.
Oscar Wilde, ed. , v.

Oscar Wilde, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Oscar Wilde.

Osip Mandelstam, ed. , v.
Osip Mandelstam, ed. , v.

Osip Mandelstam, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Osip Mandelstam.

P. D. James, ed. , v.
P. D. James, ed. , v.

P. D. James, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of P. D. James.

P. L. Travers, ed. , v.
P. L. Travers, ed. , v.

P. L. Travers, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of P.L. Travers.

Pa Chin, ed. , v.
Pa Chin, ed. , v.

Pa Chin, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pa Chin.

Pablo Neruda, ed. , v.
Pablo Neruda, ed. , v.

Pablo Neruda, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pablo Neruda.

Patrick White, ed. , v.
Patrick White, ed. , v.

Patrick White, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Patrick White.

Paul Claudel, ed. , v.
Paul Claudel, ed. , v.

Paul Claudel, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Paul Claudel.

Paul Theroux, ed. , v.
Paul Theroux, ed. , v.

Paul Theroux, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Paul Theroux.

Paul Valéry, ed. , v.
Paul Valéry, ed. , v.

Paul Valéry, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Paul Valery.

Pearl S. Buck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Pearl S. Buck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Pearl S. Buck, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pearl S. Buck.

Pedro López de Ayala, ed. , v.
Pedro López de Ayala, ed. , v.

Pedro López de Ayala, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pedro Lopez de Ayala.

Penelope Lively, ed. , v.
Penelope Lively, ed. , v.

Penelope Lively, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Penelope Lively.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, Updated ed., ed. , v.
Percy Bysshe Shelley, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Percy Bysshe Shelley.

Personal Finance, ed. , v.
Personal Finance, ed. , v.

Personal Finance, ed. , v.

This book guides readers in making prudent decisions about spending, saving, and borrowing, walking them through major life events, such as buying or renting a home, purchasing or leasing a car, and saving for college and retirement. It also offers practical guidance about purchasing insurance, applying for government benefits, and being an informed consumer.

Peter Handke, ed. , v.
Peter Handke, ed. , v.

Peter Handke, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Peter Handke.

Peter Shaffer, ed. , v.
Peter Shaffer, ed. , v.

Peter Shaffer, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Peter Shaffer.

Peter Taylor, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Peter Taylor, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Peter Taylor, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Peter Taylor.

Philip Roth Revisited, ed. , v.
Philip Roth Revisited, ed. , v.

Philip Roth Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Philip Roth.

Pierre Boulle, ed. , v.
Pierre Boulle, ed. , v.

Pierre Boulle, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pierre Boulle.

Pierre Corneille Revisited, ed. , v.
Pierre Corneille Revisited, ed. , v.

Pierre Corneille Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pierre Corneille.

Pierre de Ronsard, ed. , v.
Pierre de Ronsard, ed. , v.

Pierre de Ronsard, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Pierre de Ronsard.

Plant Sciences, ed. , v.
Plant Sciences, ed. , v.

Plant Sciences, ed. , v.

Introduces the fundamentals of plant sciences, such as cells, transportation and photosynthesis, and also examines related fields, such as agribusiness, conservation and ethnobotany. Fully illustrated with margin definitions, timelines and sidebars throughout. Academic and general interest. 4 volumes.

Plutarch, ed. , v.
Plutarch, ed. , v.

Plutarch, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Plutarch.

Psychology & Mental Health, ed. , v.
Psychology & Mental Health, ed. , v.

Psychology & Mental Health, ed. , v.

Covers notable theories, people, social issues, life stages, the physiology and anatomy of the nervous system, and various mental illnesses or conditions.

Pär Lagerkvist, ed. , v.
Pär Lagerkvist, ed. , v.

Pär Lagerkvist, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Par Lagerkvist.

Père Goriot, ed. , v.
Père Goriot, ed. , v.

Père Goriot, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Père Goriot, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Rabindranath Tagore, ed. , v.
Rabindranath Tagore, ed. , v.

Rabindranath Tagore, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rabindranath Tagore.

Rainer Maria Rilke, ed. , v.
Rainer Maria Rilke, ed. , v.

Rainer Maria Rilke, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rainer Maria Rilke.

Ralph Ellison, ed. , v.
Ralph Ellison, ed. , v.

Ralph Ellison, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ralph Ellison.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, ed. , v.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, ed. , v.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Ray Bradbury, ed. , v.
Ray Bradbury, ed. , v.

Ray Bradbury, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ray Bradbury.

Raymond Carver, ed. , v.
Raymond Carver, ed. , v.

Raymond Carver, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Raymond Carver.

Raymond Chandler, ed. , v.
Raymond Chandler, ed. , v.

Raymond Chandler, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Raymond Chandler.

Real-Life Math, ed. , v.
Real-Life Math, ed. , v.

Real-Life Math, ed. , v.

Provides an understanding of commonly studied math concepts by illustrating their use in everyday life in everyday tasks, such as buying insurance, constructing a budget, reading graphs, adjusting cooking recipes or planning for retirement. Topics are designed to support the modern mathematics curriculum and contain examples related to the global economy. 2 volumes.

Rebecca Harding Davis, ed. , v.
Rebecca Harding Davis, ed. , v.

Rebecca Harding Davis, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rebecca Harding Davis.

Rebecca West, ed. , v.
Rebecca West, ed. , v.

Rebecca West, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rebecca West.

Richard Wright, ed. , v.
Richard Wright, ed. , v.

Richard Wright, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Richard Wright.

Ring Lardner, ed. , v.
Ring Lardner, ed. , v.

Ring Lardner, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ring Lardner.

Rita Mae Brown, ed. , v.
Rita Mae Brown, ed. , v.

Rita Mae Brown, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rita Mae Brown.

Roald Dahl, ed. , v.
Roald Dahl, ed. , v.

Roald Dahl, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Roald Dahl.

Robert Browning, ed. , v.
Robert Browning, ed. , v.

Robert Browning, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Browning.

Robert Burns, ed. , v.
Robert Burns, ed. , v.

Robert Burns, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Burns.

Robert Coover, ed. , v.
Robert Coover, ed. , v.

Robert Coover, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Robert Coover. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Robert Frost, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Robert Frost, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Robert Frost, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Frost.

Robert Graves, ed. , v.
Robert Graves, ed. , v.

Robert Graves, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Graves.

Robert Greene, ed. , v.
Robert Greene, ed. , v.

Robert Greene, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Greene.

Robert Herrick, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Robert Herrick, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Robert Herrick, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Herrick.

Robert Louis Stevenson, ed. , v.
Robert Louis Stevenson, ed. , v.

Robert Louis Stevenson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Louis Stevenson.

Robert Penn Warren, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Robert Penn Warren, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Robert Penn Warren, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Penn Warren.

Robert Penn Warren, ed. , v.
Robert Penn Warren, ed. , v.

Robert Penn Warren, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Robert Penn Warren. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Robert Southwell, ed. , v.
Robert Southwell, ed. , v.

Robert Southwell, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robert Southwell.

Robertson Davies, ed. , v.
Robertson Davies, ed. , v.

Robertson Davies, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Robertson Davies.

Roland Barthes, ed. , v.
Roland Barthes, ed. , v.

Roland Barthes, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Roland Barthes.

Rudyard Kipling, ed. , v.
Rudyard Kipling, ed. , v.

Rudyard Kipling, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rudyard Kipling.

Rumer Godden Revisited, ed. , v.
Rumer Godden Revisited, ed. , v.

Rumer Godden Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rumer Godden.

Rupert Brooke, ed. , v.
Rupert Brooke, ed. , v.

Rupert Brooke, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Rupert Brooke.

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, ed. , v.
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, ed. , v.

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala.

Saint Joan, ed. , v.
Saint Joan, ed. , v.

Saint Joan, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Saint Joan, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Salman Rushdie, ed. , v.
Salman Rushdie, ed. , v.

Salman Rushdie, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Salman Rushdie.

Samuel Beckett, ed. , v.
Samuel Beckett, ed. , v.

Samuel Beckett, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Samuel Beckett.

Samuel Butler, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Samuel Butler, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Samuel Butler, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Samuel Butler.

Samuel Johnson, Updated ed., ed. , v.
Samuel Johnson, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Samuel Johnson, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Samuel Johnson.

Samuel Pepys, Updated ed., ed. , v.
Samuel Pepys, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Samuel Pepys, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Samuel Pepys.

Samuel Richardson, ed. , v.
Samuel Richardson, ed. , v.

Samuel Richardson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Samuel Richardson.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. , v.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. , v.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

Sara Teasdale, ed. , v.
Sara Teasdale, ed. , v.

Sara Teasdale, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sara Teasdale.

Saul Bellow, Rev. ed., ed. , v.
Saul Bellow, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Saul Bellow, Rev. ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Saul Bellow.

Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, ed. 27, v.
Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, ed. 27, v.

Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, ed. 27, v.

Provides comprehensive information on sources of education-related financial aid sponsored and administered by private organizations and companies. Covers a variety of programs in all educational areas, including area and ethnic studies, business, computer science, education, liberal arts, medicine, physical sciences, theology and religion, and more. Intended for students and others interested in education funding.

Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.
Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.

Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.

Bio-critical essays on the lives and works of more than 1,400 important authors from around the world. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author's work in personal and historical context.

Seamus Heaney, ed. , v.
Seamus Heaney, ed. , v.

Seamus Heaney, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Seamus Heaney.

Sean O'Casey, ed. , v.
Sean O'Casey, ed. , v.

Sean O'Casey, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sean O'Casey.

Sean O'Faolain, ed. , v.
Sean O'Faolain, ed. , v.

Sean O'Faolain, ed. , v.

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Sean O'Faolain. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses.

Seneca, ed. , v.
Seneca, ed. , v.

Seneca, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Seneca.

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

Shakespeare for Students, ed. 2, v.

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.

Sherwood Anderson, ed. , v.
Sherwood Anderson, ed. , v.

Sherwood Anderson, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sherwood Anderson.

Sholom Aleichem, ed. , v.
Sholom Aleichem, ed. , v.

Sholom Aleichem, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sholom Aleichem.

Siegfried Sassoon, ed. , v.
Siegfried Sassoon, ed. , v.

Siegfried Sassoon, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Siegfried Sassoon.

Sigmund Freud Revisited, ed. , v.
Sigmund Freud Revisited, ed. , v.

Sigmund Freud Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sigmund Freud.

Silas Marner, ed. , v.
Silas Marner, ed. , v.

Silas Marner, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Silas Marner, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Sinclair Lewis, ed. , v.
Sinclair Lewis, ed. , v.

Sinclair Lewis, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sinclair Lewis.

Sir Francis Bacon, ed. , v.
Sir Francis Bacon, ed. , v.

Sir Francis Bacon, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sir Francis Bacon.

Sir Philip Sidney, ed. , v.
Sir Philip Sidney, ed. , v.

Sir Philip Sidney, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sir Philip Sidney.

Sir Thomas Malory, ed. , v.
Sir Thomas Malory, ed. , v.

Sir Thomas Malory, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sir Thomas Malory.

Sister Carrie, Theodore Dreiser's Sociological Tragedy, ed. , v.
Sister Carrie, Theodore Dreiser's Sociological Tragedy, ed. , v.

Sister Carrie, Theodore Dreiser's Sociological Tragedy, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Sister Carrie, Theodore Dreiser's Sociological Tragedy, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Social Policy: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Social Policy: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Social Policy: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

A collection of primary source documents that focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. International in scope, each title is devoted to one topic.

Sons and Lovers, ed. , v.
Sons and Lovers, ed. , v.

Sons and Lovers, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Sons and Lovers, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Sophocles, ed. , v.
Sophocles, ed. , v.

Sophocles, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Sophocles.

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

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

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

Spanish Chronicles of the Indies, ed. , v.
Spanish Chronicles of the Indies, ed. , v.

Spanish Chronicles of the Indies, ed. , v.

Introduces the documentary legacy of Spain's Golden Age eyewitness accounts of the adventures incurred during the course of discovery, conquest, and colonization. Surveys both the documents themselves and the extant scholarship.

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

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

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

St. Thomas Aquinas, ed. , v.
St. Thomas Aquinas, ed. , v.

St. Thomas Aquinas, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of St. Thomas Aquinas.

Stendhal Revisited, ed. , v.
Stendhal Revisited, ed. , v.

Stendhal Revisited, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Stendhal.

Stephen Crane, ed. , v.
Stephen Crane, ed. , v.

Stephen Crane, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Stephen Crane.

Stevie Smith, ed. , v.
Stevie Smith, ed. , v.

Stevie Smith, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Stevie Smith.

Studs Terkel, ed. , v.
Studs Terkel, ed. , v.

Studs Terkel, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Studs Terkel.

Stéphane Mallarmé, ed. , v.
Stéphane Mallarmé, ed. , v.

Stéphane Mallarmé, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Stephane Mallarme.

Susan Glaspell, ed. , v.
Susan Glaspell, ed. , v.

Susan Glaspell, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Susan Glaspell.

Søren Kierkegaard, ed. , v.
Søren Kierkegaard, ed. , v.

Søren Kierkegaard, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Soren Kierkegaard.

Tender is the Night, ed. , v.
Tender is the Night, ed. , v.

Tender is the Night, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Tender is the Night, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Terence, ed. , v.
Terence, ed. , v.

Terence, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Terence.

Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources, ed. , v.

These volumes of primary source documents focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. International in scope, each title is devoted to one topic.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, ed. , v.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, ed. , v.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Age of Innocence, ed. , v.
The Age of Innocence, ed. , v.

The Age of Innocence, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Age of Innocence, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Awakening, ed. , v.
The Awakening, ed. , v.

The Awakening, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Awakening, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Bell Jar, A Novel of the Fifties, ed. , v.
The Bell Jar, A Novel of the Fifties, ed. , v.

The Bell Jar, A Novel of the Fifties, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Bell Jar, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Call of the Wild, ed. , v.
The Call of the Wild, ed. , v.

The Call of the Wild, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Call of the Wild, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Canterbury Tales, ed. , v.
The Canterbury Tales, ed. , v.

The Canterbury Tales, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Canterbury Tales, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Cherry Orchard, ed. , v.
The Cherry Orchard, ed. , v.

The Cherry Orchard, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Cherry Orchard, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

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

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

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

The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders, ed. 4, v.

Provides clear, complete information on genetic disorders, including conditions, tests, procedures, treatments and therapies, in articles that are both comprehensive and easy to understand in language accessible to laypersons.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

Includes information on almost 2,000 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

This resource covers the entire spectrum of psychology, including: notable people, theories and terms; landmark case studies and experiments; applications of psychology in advertising, medicine and sports; and career information.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 5, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 5, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 5, v.

Covers all major areas of science, engineering, technology, as well as mathematics and the medical and health sciences, while providing a comprehensive overview of current scientific knowledge and technology. Entries typically describe scientific concepts, provide overviews of scientific areas and, in some cases, define terms.

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

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

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

The Gale Encyclopedia of the Unusual and Unexplained, ed. , v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of the Unusual and Unexplained, ed. , v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of the Unusual and Unexplained, ed. , v.

Responding to the surging interest among students for information on topics relating to magic, witchcraft, the supernatural and other mysterious phenomena, Gale presents this in-depth, comprehensive 3-vol. set. Information is arranged in an objective manner, presenting varying viewpoints when appropriate, and is written at a level that younger students and researchers can understand.

The Glass Menagerie, ed. , v.
The Glass Menagerie, ed. , v.

The Glass Menagerie, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Glass Menagerie, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

The Human Brain Book, ed. 2, v.
The Human Brain Book, ed. 2, v.

The Human Brain Book, ed. 2, v.

Covers the one organ in the body that makes each person a unique individual and includes the latest findings from the field of neuroscience.

The Legend of Arthur in British and American Literature, ed. , v.
The Legend of Arthur in British and American Literature, ed. , v.

The Legend of Arthur in British and American Literature, ed. , v.

Provides a critical introduction to the legend of Arthur in British and American literature.

The Waste Land, ed. , v.
The Waste Land, ed. , v.

The Waste Land, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work The Waste Land, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Thomas Carlyle, ed. , v.
Thomas Carlyle, ed. , v.

Thomas Carlyle, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Thomas Carlyle.

Thomas Kyd, ed. , v.
Thomas Kyd, ed. , v.

Thomas Kyd, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Thomas Kyd.

Thomas More, ed. , v.
Thomas More, ed. , v.

Thomas More, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Thomas More.

Thomas Wolfe, ed. , v.
Thomas Wolfe, ed. , v.

Thomas Wolfe, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Thomas Wolfe.

Tillie Olsen, ed. , v.
Tillie Olsen, ed. , v.

Tillie Olsen, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Tillie Olsen.

To the Lighthouse, ed. , v.
To the Lighthouse, ed. , v.

To the Lighthouse, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work To the Lighthouse, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Tobias George Smollett, Updated ed., ed. , v.
Tobias George Smollett, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Tobias George Smollett, Updated ed., ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Tobias George Smollett.

Tom Jones, ed. , v.
Tom Jones, ed. , v.

Tom Jones, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Tom Jones, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.

Tom Stoppard, ed. , v.
Tom Stoppard, ed. , v.

Tom Stoppard, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Tom Stoppard.

Tu Fu, ed. , v.
Tu Fu, ed. , v.

Tu Fu, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Tu Fu.

Twayne's Authors Series, ed. , v.
Twayne's Authors Series, ed. , v.

Twayne's Authors Series, ed. , v.

Twayne's is devoted to literary critical interpretation and discussion. It offers in-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world, including close analysis of key works. It provides insightful and original commentary on the history and influence of literary movements.

UXL Doomed, ed. , v.
UXL Doomed, ed. , v.

UXL Doomed, ed. , v.

This work explores the science behind some of the worst global disasters of the 20th and 21st centuries, including structural and engineering failures, natural disasters, nuclear and industrial accidents, train derailments, and plane crashes. Entries cover physics, engineering, aerodynamics, chemical reactions, computer science, geology, materials science, and more.

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

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

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

UXL Encyclopedia of Weather and Natural Disasters, ed. 2, v.
UXL Encyclopedia of Weather and Natural Disasters, ed. 2, v.

UXL Encyclopedia of Weather and Natural Disasters, ed. 2, v.

Introduces students to the topic of weather and natural disasters, covering such topics as weather basics, weather phenomena, forecasting, and climate. Provides information on the scientific aspects of various types of disasters including: blizzards, earthquakes, flooding, tornadoes, volcanoes, and wildfires.

UXL Money, ed. , v.
UXL Money, ed. , v.

UXL Money, ed. , v.

Topics include microeconomics and domestic trade, macroeconomics and international trade, and personal finance. Covers important people, concepts, and events related to understanding economics and finance, addressing such topics as economic systems, market failures, competition, fiscal policy, global trade, saving and managing your money, credit and debt, investing your money, among others.

Ulysses--Portals of Discovery, ed. , v.
Ulysses--Portals of Discovery, ed. , v.

Ulysses--Portals of Discovery, ed. , v.

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Ulysses--Portals of Discovery, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author.