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 “

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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Some readers may prefer the convenience of The American Heritage Desk
Dictionary and Thesaurus (Houghton, 2005 ), which ... ISBN 0-8160-6279-X.
EDWARDS, Paul M. Korean War Almanac. 592p. (Almanacs of American Wars

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 to visualize ...
BIBLIOGRAPHY: almanacs. and. atlases. ALMANACS Information Please
Almanac, Atlas and Yearbook. Ed. by Dan Golen- paul. New York, Simon &
Schuster, 1947 to date.

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, ...

Airpower Journal

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James H. Toner Maxwell AFB, Alabama Persian Gulf War Almanac by Harry G.
Summers. ... Subsequently, Summers has used his considerable talents as a
chronicler of recent American wars in two very useful compilations—The Korean
War Almanac and The Vietnam War Almanac. ... One of the strengths of
Summers's two earlier “almanacs” was the definitiveness of most entries, a direct
result from his ...

Multicultural Review

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Student Almanacs Student Almanac of African American History. ... Chapter One
in the second volume on Native American history, for example, is titled "Fight No
More Forever: The Indian Wars for the West, 1839-1890. ... The Korean War.