American Reference Books Annual Vol 38 2007

Author: Shannon Graff Hysell
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591585251
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1001 Events that Made America: A Patriot 's Handbook is written by historian
Alan Axelrod, who believes that knowing about our shared heritage through the
profiled events brings Americans closer to our country and our nation, which is "
the stuff ... who wants a better understanding of his country and how it got to be
what it is today. — Kay O. Cornelius 339. Edwards, Paul M. Korean War Almanac.
New York, Facts on File, 2006. 592p. illus. maps, index. (Almanacs of American


Author: Adam Makos
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0804176590
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During WWII, Sasebo was home to a Japanese POW camp that held 245
American prisoners, mostly civilians captured on Wake Island. The POWs were
forced to build a dam in the mountains, during which 113 perished. 207 “Never
hoppon, Joe!”: Jack Sauter, Sailors in the Sky (Lincoln: University of Nebraska
Press, 2011). CHAPTER 28 214 “volunteers”: Paul M. Edwards, Korean War
Almanac (Almanacs of American Wars) (New York: Facts on File, 2006). 214 “

American Reference Books Annual

Author: Bohdan S. Wynar
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... of items such as the first suffragette and the absence of other events, its entries
inform and entertain, no mean feat for historical subject matter. This handbook is
a valuable adjunct for history students and a handy reference for any American
who wants a better understanding of his country and how it got to be what it is
today. — Kay O. Cornelius 339. Edwards, Paul M. Korean War Almanac. New
York, Facts on File, 2006. 592p. illus. maps, index. (Almanacs of American Wars).

Teaching Information Literacy Skills To Social Sciences Students And Practitioners

Author: Douglas Cook
Publisher: Assoc of Cllge & Rsrch Libr
ISBN: 0838983898
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A Casebook of Applications Douglas Cook, Natasha Cooper. three years of
fighting, 5,000 Americans died.” Their correction stated that the article “gave an
incorrect figure for the number of Americans who died in the Korean War. In more
than three years of fighting, 36,916 Americans were killed, according to the 1998
World Almanac and Book of Facts.”16 The students read through the news
articles, making notes and referring to the almanacs. This usually takes about
twenty minutes.

School Library Journal

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The Facts On File Dictionary of Cliches. 2nd ed. 534p. (Facts On File Librarv of
Language and Literature Series). Facts On File. 2006. Tr $50. ISBN 0-8160-6279
-X. EDWARDS, Paul M. Korean War Almanac. 592p. (Almanacs of American
Wars Series). Facts On File. 2006. Tr $85. ISBN 0-8160-6037-1. MAGOG, Chris J.
Environmental Issues in American History: A Reference Cuide with Primary
Documents. 328p. (Major Issues in American History Series). Greenwood. 2006.
Tr $85.

Who What When Where How Why Made Easy

Author: Mona McCormick
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The history of war is examined in the West Point Atlas of American Wars, which
includes maps of campaigns, battles, etc., from Colonial Wars to the Korean War.
The list is endless. So an atlas can be an excellent way ... BIBLIOGRAPHY:
almanacs. and. atlases. ALMANACS Information Please Almanac, Atlas and
Yearbook. Ed. by Dan Golen- paul. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1947 to date. (
Annual.) Negro Almanac. Ed. By Harry A. Ploski and Roscoe C. Brown, Jr.
Bellwether, 1967 ...

Guide To Reference Materials For School Library Media Centers

Author: Barbara Ripp Safford
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085451
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Five appendices include a glossary of acronyms and slang expressions, a
selected classified bibliography, a chronology of the war, and maps. There is an
index. 588 Polmar ... The stated purpose of this work is to describe how the war
touched and shaped the American way of life and the American character, but
despite this the coverage is predominately the military aspects of the war. The
history proceeds from ... 591 Summers, Harry G. Korean War Almanac. New York:
Facts on File, ...