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Product Description: Readers learn about the events surrounding the establishment of Israel.

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9781604139174 | Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Readers learn about the events surrounding the establishment of Israel.

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Product Description: The daughter of a prosperous Illinois businessman, Jane Addams longed to do something meaningful with her life, yet found herself shut out of most professions because of her gender. In 1889, she decided to use her inheritance from her late father to help found the pioneering settlement house, Hull House, where she and a dedicated staff of volunteers, most of them college-educated women like herself, lived and worked among some of Chicago's most destitute residents...read more

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9781604139075 | Chelsea House Pub, August 1, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The daughter of a prosperous Illinois businessman, Jane Addams longed to do something meaningful with her life, yet found herself shut out of most professions because of her gender.

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9781604137637 | Chelsea House Pub, July 1, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: No further information has been provided for this title.

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Product Description: Paul Robeson rose from humble circumstances to become a Phi Beta Kappa honoree and college football star. Discouraged by the limited opportunities for black lawyers in the United States, he gave up a law career to become a professional actor and singer...read more

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9781604138436 | Chelsea House Pub, January 1, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Paul Robeson rose from humble circumstances to become a Phi Beta Kappa honoree and college football star.

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Product Description: Anne Hutchinson, America's first female religious leader and one of the best-known women in colonial history, emigrated to the Massachusetts Bay Colony from England in 1634 with her husband and 11 children. Charismatic and exceptionally well educated for a woman of her time, Hutchinson was banned from Massachusetts after publicly criticizing the Puritan ministry...read more

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9781604137415 | Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Anne Hutchinson, America's first female religious leader and one of the best-known women in colonial history, emigrated to the Massachusetts Bay Colony from England in 1634 with her husband and 11 children.

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Product Description: Book by Slavicek, Louise Chipley, Koestler-Grack, Rachel A., Kupperberg, Paul, Tiger, Caroline, Darraj, Susan Muaddi

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9780791099179 | Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 2009, cover price $560.00 | About this edition: Book by Slavicek, Louise Chipley, Koestler-Grack, Rachel A.

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Product Description: In 1935, 17-year-old I M Pei left his family in Shanghai, China, to study architecture in the United States. Following the Communist takeover of China in 1949, Pei decided to remain in America to develop his budding architectural career...read more

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9781604135671 | Chelsea House Pub, October 1, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In 1935, 17-year-old I M Pei left his family in Shanghai, China, to study architecture in the United States.

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Product Description: As one of history's most horrific political upheavals, the Cultural Revolution began in 1966, when the Chinese Communist Party officially launched the radical movement on the orders of its autocratic chairman, Mao Zedong. He intended for the movement to revitalize China's revolutionary fervor while simultaneously accelerating the country's evolution into a true communist utopia...read more

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9781604132786 | Chelsea House Pub, January 1, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: As one of history's most horrific political upheavals, the Cultural Revolution began in 1966, when the Chinese Communist Party officially launched the radical movement on the orders of its autocratic chairman, Mao Zedong.

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Product Description: In January 1919, following the defeat of the German-led Central Powers in World War I, delegates from the victorious Allied nations gathered in Paris to try to forge an enduring peace for the postwar world. The number and complexity of the issues confronting the Paris peacemakers in the wake of the deadliest and most disruptive war up to that time was daunting...read more

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9781604132779 | Chelsea House Pub, January 1, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In January 1919, following the defeat of the German-led Central Powers in World War I, delegates from the victorious Allied nations gathered in Paris to try to forge an enduring peace for the postwar world.

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Product Description: New York City's Central Park is the most visited urban park in the United States, with more than 25 million visitors each year. This book details the history of Central Park including its design and construction in the 19th century.

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9781604130447 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2009), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: New York City's Central Park is the most visited urban park in the United States, with more than 25 million visitors each year.

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Product Description: This series tells the story of important historical disasters and explains their impact and the reforms they spurred. Each narrative begins with the historical context of the event, discusses the event in detail, the aftermath, and then analyses the way the disaster changed history and impacted the future...read more

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9780791096499 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, August 1, 2008), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This series tells the story of important historical disasters and explains their impact and the reforms they spurred.

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Product Description: This series tells the story of important historical disasters and explains their impact and the reforms they spurred. Each narrative begins with the historical context of the event, discusses the event in detail, the aftermath, and then analyses the way the disaster changed history and impacted the future...read more

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9780791096505 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, September 1, 2008), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This series tells the story of important historical disasters and explains their impact and the reforms they spurred.

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Product Description: 'The Prohibition Era' examines the social, political, and economic factors that led to the banning of alcohol and its eventual reinstatement as a legal beverage. This book is suitable for use in secondary education, and features biographical sidebars, a chronology, a timeline, and footnotes...read more

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9781604130058 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, October 1, 2008), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: 'The Prohibition Era' examines the social, political, and economic factors that led to the banning of alcohol and its eventual reinstatement as a legal beverage.

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Product Description: This series looks at leaders who guided armies to victory and ruled over vast domains. As one empire fell, another would rise, led by charismatic and powerful commanders.

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9780791095836 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 2008), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This series looks at leaders who guided armies to victory and ruled over vast domains.

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A history of the nation of Israel and a discussion of how the history of that nation and of the Jewish people fuel turmoil in Middle East today, especially the conflict between Palestinians and Israelis.
By Akbar Ahmed (introduced by) and Louise Chipley Slavicek

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9780791065112 | Chelsea House Pub, August 1, 2002, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A history of the nation of Israel and a discussion of how the history of that nation and of the Jewish people fuel turmoil in Middle East today, especially the conflict between Palestinians and Israelis.

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Product Description: Established by a 1948 UN mandate, which divided the area known as Palestine into Jewish and Arab states, the nation of Israel has remained resilient in its short, tumultuous history. UN partition greatly reduced the land held by the Palestinian Arabs and set in motion a series of conflicts between Israel and its border countries...read more

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9780791097755 | 2 edition (Chelsea House Pub, October 1, 2008), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Established by a 1948 UN mandate, which divided the area known as Palestine into Jewish and Arab states, the nation of Israel has remained resilient in its short, tumultuous history.

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A series of biographies features an eclectic group of celebrated, often controversial figures of hip-hop music, exploring how they got their start in the music business, who and what inspired them, and how they've persevered through struggles and triumphs.
By Chuck D. (introduced by) and Louise Chipley Slavicek

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9780791094990 | 1 edition (Chelsea House Pub, September 1, 2007), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Profiles the members of the rap group 'Run-DMC,' discusses the influence of the group on hip-hop, and describes their rise to fame.

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A unique series profiles key recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize and the work they were doing when they received the award, revealing how each Prize winner helped broker peace between hostile parties around the world.

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9780791094334 | Chelsea House Pub, March 1, 2007, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Recounts the life of Mother Teresa, the nun who founded a religious order, the Sisters of Charity, to serve the sick and needy of Calcutta, India, and of the work that earned her a Nobel Peace Prize.

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Profiles the first Japanese American elected to the United States Senate, who is also a veteran of World War II.

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9780791092712 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2007, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Profiles the first Japanese American elected to the United States Senate, who is also a veteran of World War II.

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Describes the life of the member of the Underground Railroad, a former slave herself, who helped guide slaves to the free states and Canada.

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9781590189276 | Lucent Books, April 27, 2006, cover price $34.80 | also contains Harriet Tubman And the Underground Railroad | About this edition: Describes the life of the member of the Underground Railroad, a former slave herself, who helped guide slaves to the free states and Canada.

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Describes the life of the member of the Underground Railroad, a former slave herself, who helped guide slaves to the free states and Canada.

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9781590189276 | Lucent Books, April 27, 2006, cover price $34.80 | also contains Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad | About this edition: Describes the life of the member of the Underground Railroad, a former slave herself, who helped guide slaves to the free states and Canada.

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Photographs, illustrations, and lively text tell the stories of fascinating historical figures who not only accomplished great individuals feats, but display a positive Hispanic image to the rest of the world.

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9780791088449 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2006, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Describes the life and work of the award-winning musician whose success has continued for over thirty years.

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Details the life of Queen Mary I of England, known as Bloody Mary for her harsh policies regarding heretics during her reign, and the politics surrounding her birth and ascension to the throne.

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9781410305817 | Blackbirch Pr Inc, July 30, 2005, cover price $28.70 | About this edition: Details the life of Queen Mary I of England, known as Bloody Mary for her harsh policies regarding heretics during her reign, and the politics surrounding her birth and ascension to the throne.

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Presents the life and accomplishments of the military ruler who conquered the Persian Empire and extended his own empire as far as India.

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9781590185957 | Lucent Books, January 13, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Presents the life and accomplishments of the military ruler who conquered the Persian Empire and extended his own empire as far as India.

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Chronicles the construction and history of the great fortified wall that was built across sections of northern China at differing times, concluding with what the wall has presently come to symbolize.
By James I. Matray (introduced by), George J. Mitchell (foreword by) and Louise Chipley Slavicek

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9780791080191 | Chelsea House Pub, July 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the construction and history of the great fortified wall that was built across sections of northern China at differing times, concluding with what the wall has presently come to symbolize.

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