Featured eBooks

  • World War II Reference LibraryWorld War II Reference Library
    Provides background and information on major topics about the World War II period, biographies of significant men and women involved in the war, and primary sources such as full or excerpted speeches, diary entries, newspaper accounts and other original documents.
  • WestWest's Encyclopedia of American Law
    Provides current information on more than 5,000 legal topics.
  • Environmental EncyclopediaEnvironmental Encyclopedia
    Provides in-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues.
  • Countries and Their CulturesCountries and Their Cultures
    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.
  • Growing Old in AmericaGrowing Old in America
    Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States.
  • Terrorism: Essential Primary SourcesTerrorism: Essential Primary Sources
    These volumes of primary source documents focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.
  • American History Through Literature 1820-1870American History Through Literature 1820-1870
    Designed for the general reader, this set presents literature not as a simple inventory of authors or titles but rather as a historical and cultural field viewed from a wide array of contemporary perspectives.
  • National SecurityNational Security
    Covers formation of the Department of Homeland Security, increased security measures at airports, the enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001, and the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq.
  • History in Dispute:  Vol 3History in Dispute: Vol 3
    Addresses heavily debated questions by offering different critical perspectives on major historical events, drawn from all time periods and from all parts of the globe.
    Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.