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Product Description: Mark Twain for Dog Lovers combines one of America’s most beloved authors and dogs. Twain specialist R. Kent Rasmussen traces the history of dogs in Twain’s life—from the ones he knew personally, like his daughter’s dog which he took in after she died, to the foreign dogs he saw on his travels around the world...read more
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

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9781493019588 | Lyons Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Mark Twain for Dog Lovers combines one of America’s most beloved authors and dogs.

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Product Description: Las aventuras de Huckleberry Finn The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Penguin Clasicos Spanish Edition
By J. A. De Larrinaga (trans), R. Kent Rasmussen (introduced by) and Mark Twain

Paperback:

9788491051657 | Penguin Classics, June 28, 2016, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Las aventuras de Huckleberry Finn The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Penguin Clasicos Spanish Edition

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Product Description: The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent RasmussenA consummate prankster with a quick wit, Tom Sawyer dreams of a bigger fate than simply being a “rich boy.” Yet through the novel’s humorous escapades—from the famous episode of the whitewashed fence to the trial of Injun Joe—Mark Twain explores the deeper themes of the adult world, one of dishonesty and superstition, murder and revenge, starvation and slavery...read more
By R. Kent Rasmussen (introduced by)

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9780143107330 | Penguin Classics, October 28, 2014, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R.

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Product Description: One hundred years after the start of the “Great War,” World War I for Kids provides an intriguing and comprehensive look at this defining conflict that involved all of the world’s superpowers. Why and how did the war come about? What was daily life like for soldiers in the trenches? What roles did zeppelins, barbed wire, and the passenger ship Lusitania play in the war? Who were Kaiser Wilhelm, the Red Baron, and Edith Cavell? Young history buffs will learn the answers these questions and many others, including why the western front bogged down into a long stalemate; how the war ushered in an era of rapid military, technological, and societal advances; and how the United States’ entry helped end the war...read more

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9781613745564 | Chicago Review Pr, April 1, 2014, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: One hundred years after the start of the “Great War,” World War I for Kids provides an intriguing and comprehensive look at this defining conflict that involved all of the world’s superpowers.

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Product Description: A voracious pack-rat, Mark Twain hoarded his readers' letters as did few of his contemporaries. Dear Mark Twain collects 200 of these letters written by a diverse cross-section of correspondents from around the world―children, farmers, schoolteachers, businessmen, preachers, railroad clerks, inmates of mental institutions, con artists, and even a former president...read more
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

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9780520261341 | Univ of California Pr, April 21, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: A voracious pack-rat, Mark Twain hoarded his readers' letters as did few of his contemporaries.

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Product Description: This volume collects a variety of new, classic, and contemporary essays on Twain's life and works. The introduction offers a reflection on the author's enduring popularity and praises Twain's skillful re-creation of an authentic American vernacular in "Jim Smiley and His Jumping Frog" and Huckleberry Finn...read more
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

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9781587656897 | Har/psc edition (Salem Pr Inc, September 20, 2010), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This volume collects a variety of new, classic, and contemporary essays on Twain's life and works.

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By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor) and Salem Press (editor)

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9781587655524 | 1 edition (Magill''s Choice, August 15, 2009), cover price $72.33

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Product Description: A fascinating study of a rarely covered topic, Agriculture in History is the first reference set built around individual events in agricultural history. Coverage goes as far back as the rise of agriculture in northern Africa and Asia in 9000 B...read more
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor) and Salem Press (corporate author)

Hardcover:

9781587655548 | 1 edition (Magill''s Choice, August 15, 2009), cover price $72.33 | About this edition: A fascinating study of a rarely covered topic, Agriculture in History is the first reference set built around individual events in agricultural history.

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Product Description: A reference work built around individual events in agricultural history. It presents 150 essays on the rise and development of agriculture throughout the world. It encompasses various aspects of human cultivation of food and fiber crops and the raising of poultry and livestock for human use...read more
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor) and Salem Press (editor)

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9781587655517 | 1 edition (Magill''s Choice, August 15, 2009), cover price $217.00 | About this edition: A reference work built around individual events in agricultural history.

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Product Description: Nineteenth-century America and the world of Samuel L. Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, come to life as children journey back in time with this history- and literature-laden activity book. The comprehensive biographical information explores Mark Twain as a multi-talented man of his times, from his childhood in the rough-and-tumble West of Missouri to his many careers—steamboat pilot, printer, miner, inventor, world traveler, businessman, lecturer, newspaper reporter, and most important, author—and how these experiences influenced his writing...read more

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9781556525278 | Chicago Review Pr, July 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Nineteenth-century America and the world of Samuel L.

Prebinding:

9781435261044 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 18, 2008), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Nineteenth-century America and the world of Samuel L.

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Product Description: Book by Priddy, Anna, Kordich, Catherine J., Rasmussen, R. Kent, Sterling, Laurie A., Gleed, Paul

Hardcover:

9780791098080 | Chelsea House Pub, December 1, 2007, cover price $405.00 | About this edition: Book by Priddy, Anna, Kordich, Catherine J.

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Product Description: The creator of two of the most iconic characters in all of literature, Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain has long been regarded as the quintessential American writer. This text helps students to develop their analytical writing skills and critical comprehension of this important author and his works...read more
By Harold Bloom (introduced by) and R. Kent Rasmussen

Hardcover:

9780791094877 | Chelsea House Pub, December 1, 2007, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The creator of two of the most iconic characters in all of literature, Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain has long been regarded as the quintessential American writer.

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An encyclopedic guide to the American author includes critical entries on his works and characters, biographical information, and influential people and places in his life.

Hardcover:

9780816053988 | 2 edition (Facts on File, May 1, 2007), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: An encyclopedic guide to the American author includes critical entries on his works and characters, biographical information, and influential people and places in his life.

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Presents up-to-date information on the population, history, geography, ecomony, and government of the individual states.
By Charles F. Bahmueller (editor) and R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

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9780893569983 | Salem Pr Inc, May 1, 2000, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Presents up-to-date information on the population, history, geography, ecomony, and government of the individual states.
9780893569990 | Salem Pr Inc, May 1, 2000, cover price $142.00 | About this edition: Presents up-to-date information on the population, history, geography, ecomony, and government of the individual states.

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Presents up-to-date information on the population, history, geography, economy, and government of the individual states.
By Charles F. Bahmueller (editor), Carl L. Bankston (contributor), Sarah Hilbert (contributor), Kevin M. Mitchell (contributor) and R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

Hardcover:

9781587653674 | 2 revised edition (Salem Pr Inc, May 15, 2007), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Presents up-to-date information on the population, history, geography, economy, and government of the individual states.

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Nineteenth-century America and the world of Samuel L. Clemens, better known as author Mark Twain, come to life as children journey back in time with this history and literature-laden activity book.

Prebinding:

9781417644674 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2004, cover price $26.90 | About this edition: Nineteenth-century America and the world of Samuel L.

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Describes the dwellings of the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest, including the rectangular buildings of stone and clay called pueblos, underground community rooms known as kivas, and cliff dwellings, and includes directions for making a model pueblo.

Paperback:

9781589528338 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2003, cover price $8.95

Library:

9781559162494 | Rourke Pub Group, June 1, 2000, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Describes the dwellings of the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest, including the rectangular buildings of stone and clay called pueblos, underground community rooms known as kivas, and cliff dwellings, and includes directions for making a model pueblo.

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Product Description: Place - setting, location - is as central to the study of literature as character. This three-volume set is a title-driven reference work that analyzes the use of place in literary works. The cyclopaedia contains articles on more than 1300 literary works - representing over 630 authors...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor) and R. Baird Shuman (editor)

Hardcover:

9781587650949 | Salem Pr Inc, June 1, 2003, cover price $305.00 | About this edition: Place - setting, location - is as central to the study of literature as character.
9781587650956 | Salem Pr Inc, February 1, 2003, cover price $102.00
9781587650963 | Salem Pr Inc, February 1, 2003, cover price $102.00 | About this edition: Cyclopedia of Literary Places contains articles from the titles covered in Masterplots, Second Revised Edition (1996).
9781587650970 | Salem Pr Inc, February 1, 2003, cover price $102.00 | About this edition: Cyclopedia of Literary Places contains articles from the titles covered in Masterplots, Second Revised Edition (1996).

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Product Description: Over 1,800 quips and quotes from an icon of American literature, on a variety of subjects from accidents to youth, and many in-between. All the humor, irreverence, and insight that were uniquely Twain come alive, enhanced by charming black and white line drawings...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780517163832 | Gramercy, September 1, 2001, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Over 1,800 quips and quotes from an icon of American literature, on a variety of subjects from accidents to youth, and many in-between.

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Product Description: Zimbabwe, one of Africa's longer, more promising countries, has been in the news a lot recently-for all the wrong reasons. This more than justifies a third edition.Zimbabwe has witnessed an incredible amount of history in the relatively short span of eighteen years...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780810834712 | 3 sub edition (Scarecrow Pr, July 1, 2001), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Zimbabwe, one of Africa's longer, more promising countries, has been in the news a lot recently-for all the wrong reasons.
9780810823372 | 2nd edition (Scarecrow Pr, December 1, 1990), cover price $58.00

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Library:

9780761472100 | 2nd edition (Marshall Cavendish Corp, June 1, 2001), cover price $16.01
9780761472117 | 2nd edition (Marshall Cavendish Corp, June 1, 2001), cover price $16.01 | About this edition: Book by
9780761472124 | 2nd edition (Marshall Cavendish Corp, June 1, 2001), cover price $16.01
9780761472131 | 2nd edition (Marshall Cavendish Corp, June 1, 2001), cover price $16.01
9780761472148 | 2nd edition (Marshall Cavendish Corp, June 1, 2001), cover price $16.01
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Covers the major region of the world, with information on such topics as physical geography, biogeography, economic geography, human geography, and natural resources. (view table of contents)
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor) and Ray Sumner (editor)

Hardcover:

9780893566999 | Salem Pr Inc, May 1, 2001, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Covers the major region of the world, with information on such topics as physical geography, biogeography, economic geography, human geography, and natural resources.

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Product Description: Numerous American Indian tribes are surveyed from ancient times to the twentieth century in this reference collection. The coverage beings with overview essays on the ten major cultural/geographical areas: Arctic, California, Great Basin, Northeast, Northwest Coast, Plains, Plateau, Southeast, Southwest, and Subarctic...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

Hardcover:

9780893560645 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 2000, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: This title focuses on the North American Indian tribes.
9780893560652 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 2000, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: This title focuses on the North American Indian tribes.
9780893560638 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 2000, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Numerous American Indian tribes are surveyed from ancient times to the twentieth century in this reference collection.

This alphabetically-arranged reference work contains essays which address a wide range of legal issues in the fields of civil and criminal law, including types of law and legal systems, fundamental legal concepts and procedural matters, and the various forums for the resolution of legal disputes.
By Frank Northen Magill (editor) and R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

Hardcover:

9780893561680 | Salem Pr Inc, September 1, 2000, cover price $110.00
9780893561659 | Salem Pr Inc, September 1, 1999, cover price $331.00 | About this edition: This alphabetically-arranged reference work contains essays which address a wide range of legal issues in the fields of civil and criminal law, including types of law and legal systems, fundamental legal concepts and procedural matters, and the various forums for the resolution of legal disputes.

Product Description: Book by (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Timothy L. Hall (editor) and R. Kent Rasmussen (editor)

Hardcover:

9780893561666 | Salem Pr Inc, September 1, 2000, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Book by

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