Product Description: Essential Events explores historic happenings around the globe and how those events have sculpted societies, the sciences, and politics. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Essential Events is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company...read more
9781617830952 | Essential Library, August 1, 2011, cover price $285.12 | About this edition: Essential Events explores historic happenings around the globe and how those events have sculpted societies, the sciences, and politics.
Product Description: This title examines an important historic event â the Harlem Renaissance in New York City. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the history of the Harlem neighborhood and issues around racism, Harlemâs African-American community, cultural identity, and creative spirit â from jazz to dance to poetry, key influential figures such as W...read more
Product Description: Chronicles the history of the United States as it entered the 20th Century. This book, which follows a student who is helping set up a museum exhibit, will be an excellent selection for readers who want to know more about this important period in US history.
Product Description: This title examines the remarkable life of Lucille Ball. Readers will learn about Balls family background, childhood, education, and work as the beloved comic actress on the groundbreaking television show I Love Lucy. Color and black & white photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text...read more