Disasters And Tragic Events 1944 2012

Author: Mitchell Newton-Matza
ISBN: 9781610691659
Size: 52.59 MB
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"From the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 to the Sandy Hook school massacre of 2012, this two-volume encyclopedia surveys tragic events--natural and man-made, famous and forgotten--that helped shape American history"--

Encyclopedia Of Disasters

Author: Angus Macleod Gunn
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313087474
Size: 34.47 MB
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Provides an accessible introduction to the most important disasters - both natural and human caused - throughout human history

Intelligent And Honest Radicals

Author: Mitchell Newton-Matza
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739180134
Size: 32.72 MB
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Intelligent and Honest Radicals explores the Chicago labor movement’s relationship to Illinois legal and political system especially as seen through the eyes of the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL).

The Louisiana Purchase

Author: Junius P. Rodriguez
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 157607188X
Size: 34.45 MB
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Alphabetical entries cover significant events, personalities, and documents associated with the Louisiana Purchase.

Slavery In The United States

Author: Junius P. Rodriguez
Publisher: Abc-clio
ISBN: 9781851095445
Size: 78.28 MB
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Thematic essays, primary source documents, and a chronology enhance the alphabetically-arranged entries tracing the historical, social, and political aspects of slavery in the United States.

Women In Early America

Author: Dorothy A. Mays
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851094296
Size: 56.49 MB
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This volume fills a gap in traditional women's history books by offering fascinating details of the lives of early American women and showing how these women adapted to the challenges of daily life in the colonies. * Nearly 200 A-Z entries ...

Encyclopedia Of Natural Hazards

Author: Peter T Bobrowsky
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9789048186990
Size: 13.64 MB
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They provide excellent focal points linking the remaining terms in the volume to the primary field of study. This Encyclopedia of Natural Hazards will remain a standard reference of choice for many years.

Darkest Hours

Author: Jay Robert Nash
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1590775260
Size: 22.96 MB
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Here is Jay Robert Nash's exhaustive chronology of world disaster's—900 disasters, from sinking ships to famines treated in-depth, often accompanied by eye-witness accounts and illustrations.