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.
  • History in Dispute:  Vol 7History in Dispute: Vol 7
    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.
  • Historic Events for Students: The Great DepressionHistoric Events for Students: The Great Depression
    Each volume includes 15-20 entries covering a specific issue or incident related to the Great Depression in a global perspective.
  • History in Dispute:  Vol 20History in Dispute: Vol 20
    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.
  • Sports in AmericaSports in America
    Explores the role of sports in American society.
  • St. James Encyclopedia of Popular CultureSt. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
    Includes more than 2,700 signed essays ranging from 500 to 2,500 words, written by subject experts and edited to form a consistent, readable, and straightforward reference.
  • Dictionary of American HistoryDictionary of American History
    The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously.
  • AIDS/HIVAIDS/HIV
    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.
  • 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.
  • The Gale Encyclopedia of MedicineThe Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine
    Includes information on more than 1,700 medical disorders and concepts.