- Arts and Humanities Through the Eras
Profiling milestones and movements in the arts; literature; music; and religion from a specific period; each volume in this five-volume set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other; as well as to history and culture.
A comprehensive collection of articles on all aspects of biological science; including its history and issues. Includes articles on biology-related careers and important individuals; as well as topics from active transport to zoology research.
- Animal Sciences
This interdisciplinary resource explores the wide-ranging diversity that exists within the animal kingdom. Entries examine how animals develop; animal ecology and behavior; and the connection between animals and humans.
- Environmental Encyclopedia
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.
- Major Acts of Congress
An illustrated encyclopedia of congressional acts from the earliest days of the American republic up through recent years. Broadly applicable to students as well as general readers; this three-volume reference work is suitable for high school and college students; public library patrons; and professionals seeking comprehensive information on the legal statutes that affect all of us.
- Encyclopedia of the Great Depression
Provides a comprehensive overview of a topic that is central to high school and college curriculums around the world. This wide-ranging; multidisciplinary encyclopedia features entries on Depression-era politics; government; business; economics; literature; the arts; society; and culture.
- World of Forensic Science
World of Forensic Science is a convenient; comprehensive guide to the scientific processes and the legal; social and ethical issues involved in the forensic sciences. Approximately 600 entries cover the individuals; techniques; and principles of biology; chemistry; law; medicine; and much more.
- Checks and Balances: The Three Branches of the American Government
Offers easy-to-understand information about the U.S. federal government’s inner workings. Includes historical overviews and examinations of the day-to-day operations of each branch; including information on each branch’s Constitutional duties and obligations.
- Reconstruction Era Reference Library
"Reconstruction Era Reference Library provides targeted information on post-Civil War America; from the end of the war in 1865 to the Compromise of 1877. The Almanac covers the political and social aspects of Reconstruction; including carpetbaggers and scalawags; amnesty for white Southerners; ""Black Codes;"" the impeachment of President Johnson; the rise of the Ku Klux Klan; and much more."
- Industrial Revolution Reference Library
The Industrial Revolution transformed much of the world from simple agricultural society into a complex industrial society. This reference covers the ideas and social turmoil that marked this transition as well as the machines; manufacturing processes and energy sources that spurred it on.