Women of Conscience

Author: Janet Duitsman Cornelius
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
ISBN: 1570037469
Release Date: 2008
Genre: History

This inspirational study of the role of women's groups in taming and reclaiming a small midwestern city documents the means by which church groups, literary study groups, and benevolent societies empowered women in Danville, Illinois to enact progressive community reforms and achieve suffrage.

American Book Publishing Record Cumulative 1970 1974

Author: Bowker Editorial Staff
ISBN: 0835209113
Release Date: 1976

Here's quick access to more than 490,000 titles published from 1970 to 1984 arranged in Dewey sequence with sections for Adult and Juvenile Fiction. Author and Title indexes are included, and a Subject Guide correlates primary subjects with Dewey and LC classification numbers. These cumulative records are available in three separate sets.

Biographical Dictionary of Modern American Educators

Author: Frederik Ohles
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313291330
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: Education

An examination of escalating conflicts between Blacks and Koreans in American cities. It focuses on the Flatbush Boycott of 1990, led by Black and Haitian activists against Korean-owned produce stores in Brooklyn. Claire Jean Kim rejects conventional wisdom that Black-Korean conflict constitutes racial scapegoating and argues instead that it is a response to white dominance in American society.

Dictionary of American Library Biography

Author: Donald G. Davis
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 1563088681
Release Date: 2003-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Presents profiles of librarians noted for their work in public libraries, academic libraries, and archives.

National Union Catalog

ISBN: WISC:89015292436
Release Date: 1973
Genre: Union catalogs

Includes entries for maps and atlases.

The Standard Periodical Directory

ISBN: STANFORD:36105015434652
Release Date: 1988
Genre: American periodicals

This directory may be used to identify specialized trade journals as possible sources of business information or advertising.

Biographical Dictionary of American Sports Q Z

Author: David L. Porter
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313311765
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A standard source of first referral, Porter's Biographical Dictionary of American Sports now adds a long-awaited revised and expanded edition of the popular 1987 Baseball volume and its supplements.

Who s who in America 1996

ISBN: 0837901693
Release Date: 1995
Genre: United States

Geographic index, Professional index, Retiree index, Necrology.