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Great Events from History: the 18th Century (Info | Start Now)
Great Events from History: The 18th Century begins with 105 core essays from Salem's acclaimed Chronology of European History (1997) and Great Events from History: North American Series (1997). The set adds 238 new essays.
Great Events from History: the 19th Century (Info | Start Now)
Continuing the series Great Events from History, these volumes cover the world's most important events and developments from 1801 through 1900.
Great Events from History: the 20th Century, 1901-1940 (Info | Start Now)
The early twentieth century receives worldwide coverage with the priority of meeting the needs of history students at the high school and undergraduate levels.
Great events from History: the 20th Century, 1941-1970 (Info | Start now)
The events covered include the geopolitical events of the era--from World War II (1939-1945) and the Holocaust to the formation of the United Nations and the start of the Cold War in 1945, from the Korean War (1950-1953) to th
Great Events from History: the 20th Century, 1971-2000 (Info | Start now)
The period is extraordinarily important: The late twentieth century was a time of significant advances in science and technology. Space probes explored comets and the outer planets.
Great Events from History: The Ancient World, Prehistory-476 c.e. (Info | Start now)
Covers prehistoic cultural development to the fall of Rome in 476 C.E. Subject matter includes discrete events such as battles or deaths as well as less definite events such as the rise and fall of cultures and civilizations in the ancient world.
Great Events from History: The Middle Ages, 477-1453 (Info | Start now)
Covers events from 477, the year after the fall of Rome, to 1453, the year which saw the proliferation of documents issuing from the newly invented printing press, the end of the Hundred Years' War, and the fall of Constantinople--draw a dividing
Great Garage Makeovers (Info | Start here)
"Garage Life" comes close to describing the effort many of the featured homeowners in this special single issue have poured into their garage.
Great Lives from History: Latinos (Info | Start Now)
Great Lives from History: Latinos features 518 essays from the eighteenth century to the present. The majority of the individuals included in this set have never been covered in this series before.
Great Lives from History: Notorious Lives (Info | Start Now)
Salem's Great Lives from History series, 637 essays focus on historically significant personages considered "notorious." The definition of that term ranges from controversial to extremely negative.