Endangered Species

Author: Kim Masters Evans
ISBN: 1414404123
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Endangered species

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of protecting biological diversity, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Something about the Author

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0787688037
Release Date: 2007-09
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs.

Library of Hispanic America

Author: Nicols̀ Kanellos
ISBN: 0787615498
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Hispanic Americans

V. 1. A historical overview. Spanish explorers and colonizers. Significant documents. Historic landmarks. The family. Relations with Spain and Spanish America. Population growth and distribution. Language -- v. 2. Law and politics. Education. Business. Labor and employment. Women. Religion. Organizations. Scholarship. Literature. Art -- v. 3. Theater. Film. Music. Media. Science. Sports. Prominent Hispanics.

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.

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.

Contemporary Authors

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 0787678686
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A biographical and bibliographical guide to current writers in all fields including poetry, fiction and nonfiction, journalism, drama, television and movies. Information is provided by the authors themselves or drawn from published interviews, feature stories, book reviews and other materials provided by the authors/publishers.

American Law Yearbook

Author: Jeffrey Wilson
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1414401183
Release Date: 2007-10-19
Genre: Law

Annual supplement to West's Encyclopedia of American Law that updates and expands the content with new topics, updates, biographies of prominent figures and government appointees, and other features. Each year's edition contains the full U.S. Supreme Court docket in addition to the non-Supreme Court cases.

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.

Encyclopedia of Associations

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0787682705
Release Date: 2007-09-01
Genre: Reference

This guide to more than 100,000 U.S. nonprofit membership organizations with interstate, state, intrastate, city or local scope and interest includes trade and professional associations; social welfare and public affairs organizations; health and medical organizations; educational organizations; labor unions; fraternal and patriotic associations; religious organizations; and sports and hobby groups.