113 Results
113 Results
The history of slavery —Macht, Norman L. (Norman Lee), 1929-
Book
1997
8 available of 8 items

Examines the practice of slavery as it existed in early Mediterranean civilizations, during the Middle Ages, in Africa, among Indians in the Americas, and in the United States.

The history of rock and roll —Woog, Adam, 1953-
Book
1999
3 available of 4 items

Traces the history and evolution of rock music from the early days of rock and roll through the present day.

Hitler's Reich —Stewart, Gail B. (Gail Barbara), 1949-
Book
1994
1 available of 1 items

Traces the rise to power of Adolph Hitler and discusses life in Nazi Germany before, during, and after World War II.

Ancient Chinese dynasties —Hall, Eleanor J.
Book
2000
2 available of 2 items

Discusses the history, culture, material artifacts, and society of six ancient Chinese dynasties from about 2000 B.C. to 221 A.D.

The rise and fall of the Soviet Union —Matthews, John R., 1937-
Book
2000
4 available of 4 items

Discusses the history of the Soviet Union, from the revolution of 1917, through the Lenin and Stalin eras and the rule of such leaders as Khrushchev, Brezhnev, and Gorbachev, up to the formal dissolution of the Soviet Un...

The Crash of 1929 —Aaseng, Nathan.
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

The Hundred Years War —Lace, William W.
Book
1994
1 available of 1 items

Describes the conflict between France and England known as the Hundred Years War and explains how its results were felt everywhere in Europe.

The bombing of Pearl Harbor —Rice, Earle. Jr., 1928-
Book
2001
2 available of 2 items

Discusses the people and events involved in Japan's decision to attack on Pearl Harbor, which forced the United States to enter World War II.

The Assyrian Empire —Nardo, Don, 1947-
Book
1998
4 available of 5 items

Discusses the history of the Assyrian Empire, including its early people, the rise of the Assyrian nation, its rebirth, the empire at its height, and the nation's collapse.

The Industrial Revolution —Corrick, James A.
Book
1998
5 available of 5 items

Discusses the Industrial Revolution, including its birth in England, its spread to Europe and America, and its effects on society.

The decline and fall of the Roman Empire —Nardo, Don, 1947-
Book
1998
3 available of 3 items

Discusses the Roman Empire's rise to greatness as well as its eventual decline and fall brought about by increasingly dramatic military, economic, and social changes.

The War of 1812 —Nardo, Don, 1947-
Book
2000
6 available of 6 items

Describes the War of 1812, including its prelude, battles and campaigns, conclusion, and aftermath.

The Black death —Corzine, Phyllis, 1943-
Book
1997
4 available of 4 items

Examines the causes, effects, and legacy of the epidemic that killed millions of people in Europe during the fourteenth century.

Greek and Roman mythology —Nardo, Don, 1947-
Book
1998
1 available of 1 items

Examines the historical development of Greco-Roman mythology, its heroes, and its influence on the history of Western civilization.

The Holocaust —George, Charles, 1949-
Book
2012
4 available of 4 items

Aztec civilization —Nardo, Don, 1947-
Book
2010
2 available of 2 items

The Salem witch trials —Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-
Book
1999
3 available of 3 items

Discusses the Salem witch trials, including their Puritan background, the accusations made, and the outcome of the social hysteria that produced the situation.

The scientific revolution —Henderson, Harry, 1951-
Book
1996
4 available of 4 items

Describes scientific discoveries that took place between 1550 and 1900, examines the development of the scientific method, and discusses the impact of science on people's views of their world.

The French Revolution —Corzine, Phyllis, 1943-
Book
1995
4 available of 4 items

Ancient Greece —Marcovitz, Hal.
Book
2012
2 available of 2 items

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