Posted on: May 15, 2017

Proud Heritage: People, Issues, and Documents of the LGBT Experience (2015)

Proud Heritage - People, Issues, and Documents of the LGBT Experience

This three-volume reference traces the roots and development of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights and issues in the United States from the pre-colonial period to the present day.

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Race and Racism in the United States: An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic (2014)

Race and Racism in the United States - An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic

How is race defined and perceived in America today, and how do these definitions and perceptions compare to attitudes 100 years ago, or 200 years ago? This four-volume set addresses many topics related to race in the United States.

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

The Great American Mosaic: An Exploration of Diversity in Primary Documents (2014)

The Great American Mosaic - An Exploration of Diversity in Primary Documents

This collection is a comprehensive source of documents that give voice to those who comprise the American mosaic, illustrating the experiences of racial and ethnic minorities in the United States. Each volume focuses on a major racial/ethnic group: Africa...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations (2017)

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations

This encyclopedia presents easy-to-understand information on more than 200 countries and dependencies from around the world. Entries discuss a variety of topics in detail, from banking and securities to climate, from government data to demographic statist...

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Posted on: October 6, 2015

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America (2014)

The Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America

This encyclopedia includes 23 new ethnic groups and contains 152 revised ethnic entries on specific minority groups in the United States, with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical backgro...

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Posted on: October 6, 2015

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (2013)

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture

This encyclopedia includes more than 3,000 signed essays, written or reviewed by subject experts. Entries cover topics and people in major areas of popular culture: film, music, print culture, social life, sports, television and radio, and art and perform...

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Posted on: October 6, 2015

The Age of Exploration (2013)

The Age of Exploration

This volume in Lucent's World History series tells the story of the Age of Exploration, beginning with the efforts of Prince Henry the Navigator of Portugal in the 15th century, and covering major discoveries and expeditions through the late 17th century....

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Women Civil Rights Leaders (2013)

Women Civil Rights Leaders

The Lucent Library of Black History places important topics in context so that readers will understand the connection between black history and the sweep of America's story. This volume covers African American women civil rights workers. Search the index

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