Sports in America

Author: Robert Jacobson
Publisher: Information Plus
ISBN: 1414407696
Release Date: 2006-05-05
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Provides information on sports in the United States, covering such topics as sports and the media, professional sports, college and high school sports, and sports and gambling.

Encyclopedia of Associations Supplement

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 0787682918
Release Date: 2006-10-01
Genre: Reference

The only comprehensive source for detailed information on nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Every entry offers a wealth of valuable data, typically including the organization's complete name, address and phone number together with the primary official's name and title; fax number, when available; founding date, purpose, activities and dues; national and international conferences; and more. Also featured is an alphabetical name and keyword index so you can quickly locate the name and address of the organization you need to contact without ever having to consult the main entry. Encyclopedia of Associations has two companion volumes: Volume 2, Geographic and Executive Indexes and Volume 3, Supplement, which updates contact information from the previous edition and provide coverage of new or newly identified associations and projects.

Contemporary Black Biography

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 0787679267
Release Date: 2006-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others.

Contemporary Authors New Revision

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 0787679151
Release Date: 2007-07-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Since 1962, Contemporary Authors has been an authoritative and comprehensive source of bibliographic and biographical information on important authors of the 20th century. This reference allows the user to access entries by author name, title of work or specific personal data.

New Research Centers

Author: Thomson Gale
ISBN: 0787686891
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Research

p INew Research Centers /I is an inter-edition supplement to Gale's IResearch Centers Directory /I and IInternational Research Centers Directory /I.

Something about the Author

Author: Lisa Kumar
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 0787687960
Release Date: 2006-12
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 children's authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources. A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.

The College blue book

Author: Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN: 0028660072
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Vocational education

This 6-volume set is completely revised and updated, and remains the definitive guide to thousands of 2- and 4-year schools in the U.S. and Canada, their programs, degrees, and financial aid sources.