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Award Winning Books

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2002
 A Financial History of the United States
 Authored by: Jerry W. Markham
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0730-0  USD: $399.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1364; Vol. I 460; Vol. II 432; Vol. III 472pp. Photographs; bibliography; name, subject, and cumulative indexes; 7 x 10 format; Vol. I From Christopher Columbus to the Robber Barons (1492-1900), 440 pp.; Vol II From J.P. Morgan to the Institutional Investor (1900-1970), 416 pp.; Vol. III From the Age of Derivatives into the New Millennium (1970-2001), 480 pp.
 Publication Date: December 2001.

  Commended for extraordinary achievement by the Society of American Archivists
Choice Outstanding Academic Book 2001
 Archives of Russia: A Directory and Bibliographic Guide to Holdings in Moscow and St. Petersburg
 Edited by: Patricia Kennedy Grimsted
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0034-9  USD: $347.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1624pp. 7" x 10" two-volume format, bibliographies, website guides, glossary of terminology, guide to legislation, guides to acronyms, name index, author index, subject index.
 Publication Date: December 1999.

  An alternate selection of the Jewish Book Club.
 The Holocaust in the Soviet Union: Studies and Sources on the Destruction of the Jews in the Nazi-Occupied Territories of the USSR, 1941-1945
 Edited by: Lucjan Dobroszycki; Jeffrey S. Gurock
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-173-4  USD: $112.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-174-1 USD: $47.95
  272pp. Index.
 Publication Date: October 1993.

  2003 Joseph Levenson Book Prize on Modern China
 Peasants Without the Party: Grass-roots Movements in Twentieth Century China
 Authored by: Lucien Bianco
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-839-9  USD: $90.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-840-5 USD: $36.95
  340pp. Index.
 Publication Date: May 2001.

  Best Book Award, Public and Nonprofit Division, Academy of Management
Best Book Award, Section on Public Administration Research, American Society for Public Administration
Best Book Award, Section on Personnel and Labor Relations, American Society for Public Administration
 Emotional Labor: Putting the Service in Public Service
 Authored by: Mary E. Guy; Meredith A. Newman; Sharon H. Mastracci
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2116-0  USD: $98.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2117-7 USD: $39.95
  256pp. Tables, figures, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: February 2008.

  Best Book Award, Public and Nonprofit Division, Academy of Management
Best Book Award in Human Resource Management Research, Section on Personnel Administration and Labor Relations, American Society for Public Administration
 Emotional Labor and Crisis Response: Working on the Razor's Edge
 Authored by: Sharon H. Mastracci; Mary E. Guy; Meredith A. Newman
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2518-2  USD: $88.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2519-9 USD: $36.95
  192pp. Figure, references, index.
 Publication Date: August 2011.

  Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin Editors' Choice
Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Encyclopedia of American Folklife
 Edited by: Simon J. Bronner
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8052-5  USD: $399.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1696pp. Four volumes; topic finder; essays; illustrations; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: August 2006.

  Booklist / Reference Books Bulletin Editors' Choice
Library Journal Best Reference
 Encyclopedia of American Immigration
 Edited by: James Ciment
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8028-0  USD: $399.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1,800pp. Four volumes; 8-1/2" x 11"; photographs and illustrations; maps, charts and tables; appendices; index; library binding.
 Publication Date: May 2001.

  Outstanding Reference Source 2004, Reference and User Services Association, American Library Association
A Library Journal Best Reference
 Encyclopedia of American Social Movements
 Edited by: Immanuel Ness
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8045-7  USD: $399.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1864pp. Four volumes; photos; essays; sidebars; primary documents; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: August 2004.

  New York Public Library Outstanding Reference 1998
A Library Journal Best Reference
 The Encyclopedia of Civil Rights in America
 Edited by: David Bradley; Shelley Fisher Fishkin
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8000-6  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1152pp. Three volumes; 8" x 10" format; 683 entries; cross references; 300 photographs; appendixes: table of court cases, chronology, rights organizations, museums and memorials, filmography, bibliography, list of entries by category; indexes: case and comprehensive; library binding.
 Publication Date: October 1997.

  Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin Editors' Choice
 Encyclopedia of Emancipation and Abolition in the Transatlantic World
 Edited by: Junius Rodriguez
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1257-1  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1100pp. Three volumes; map; topic finder; photos; chronology; documents; bibliography; index.
 Publication Date: August 2007.

  Awarded "Outstanding Book on Human Rights in North America" by the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Human Rights in North America
 Desperate Crossings: Seeking Refuge in America
 Authored by: Norman L. Zucker; Naomi Flink Zucker
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-727-9  USD: $85.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-728-6 USD: $32.95
  184pp. Photographs, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: August 1996.

  Library Journal Best Reference
Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era
 Edited by: John D. Buenker; Joseph Buenker
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8051-8  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1416pp. Three volumes; topic finder; essays; llustrations; sidebars; documents; chronology; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: July 2005.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Death and Religion in a Changing World
 Edited by: Kathleen Garces-Foley
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1221-2  USD: $90.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1222-9 USD: $34.95
  336pp.
 Publication Date: October 2005.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 The Encyclopedia of the Republican Party and The Encyclopedia of the Democratic Party
 Edited by: George Thomas Kurian
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-729-3  USD: $399.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1864pp. Four volumes; 8-1/2" x 11" format; 200 illustrations (photographs, etchings, and political cartoons); 110 articles on vital issues signed by the authors; comprehensive indexes: name, geographical breakdown, and women and minorities; library binding.
 Publication Date: September 1996.

  Library Journal Best Reference 2000
Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin: Editors' Choice 2000
 The Encyclopedia of Third Parties in America
 Edited by: Immanuel Ness; James Ciment
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8020-4  USD: $275.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  880pp. Three volumes; 8-1/2"x11"; 40 full-color maps; over 100 photographs; indexes; library binding.
 Publication Date: January 2000.

  Booklist Editors' Choice 2002
 Encyclopedia of Women in American History
 Edited by: Joyce Appleby; Joyce Appleby (vol 1), Eileen K. Cheng (vol 2), Joanne Goodwin (vol 3)
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8038-9  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  800pp. Three volumes; illustrated; double column.
 Publication Date: January 2002.

  Library Journal Best Reference
Outstanding Business Reference Source, RUSA BRASS Business Reference Sources Committee, 2005
 Encyclopedia of World Trade: From Ancient Times to the Present
 Edited by: Cynthia Clark Northrup; Advisory Board; Jerry Bentley; Alfred E. Eckes; Patrick Manning; Steven Topik; Spencer Tucker
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8058-7  USD: $425.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1552pp. Four volumes; topic finder; photos; maps; original documents; chronology; bibliography; indexes.
 Publication Date: March 2005.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 The Fight of the Century: Jack Johnson, Joe Louis, and the Struggle for Racial Equality
 Authored by: Thomas R. Hietala
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0722-5  USD: $50.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0723-2 USD: $34.95
  400pp. Photographs, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: July 2002.

  A Booklist Twenty Best Bets for Student Researchers Award Winner
 Flight and Motion: The History and Science of Flying
 Authored by: Dale Anderson; Ian Graham; Brian Williams
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8100-3  USD: $325.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  640pp. Five volumes; photos; illustrations; fact boxes; sidebars; feature spreads; glossary; measurement chart; timeline; places of interest; for further reading (including websites); indexes.
 Publication Date: January 2009.

  In support of UNICEF's effort in Kosovo, M.E. Sharpe has pledged a donation from each sale of Generation in Jeopardy.
A selection of the ALA Government Documents Round Table, 2000
 Generation in Jeopardy: Children in Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
 Authored by: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0121-6  USD: $60.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0290-9 USD: $34.95
  224pp. Photographs, tables, figures, boxes, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: December 1998.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Getting Prices Right: The Debate Over the Consumer Price Index
 Edited by: Dean Baker
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0221-3  USD: $74.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0222-0 USD: $30.95
  200pp. Figures, tables, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: September 1997.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
A Core Collections Star Title
 Global Social Issues: An Encyclopedia
 Edited by: Christopher G. Bates; James Ciment
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8292-5  USD: $349.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1,148pp. Three volumes; topic finder; photos; primary documents; further readings and web sites.
 Publication Date: October 2012.

  1998 Reference Award of the Association of Jewish Libraries
 Guide to the YIVO Archives
 Authored by: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, New York Edited by: Fruma Mohrer (Compiler and Editor); Marek Web (Compiler and Editor)
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0130-8  USD: $136.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  432pp. 7 x 10 format, index.
 Publication Date: November 1997.

  An Outstanding Book of 1998 for Mission Studies
 Hakka Chinese Confront Protestant Christianity, 1850-1900: With the Autobiographies of Eight Hakka Christians, and Commentary
 Authored by: Jessie G. Lutz; Rolland Ray Lutz
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0037-0  USD: $101.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0038-7 USD: $38.95
  300pp. Tables, maps, illustrations, bibliography, glossary, index.
 Publication Date: January 1998.

  Library Journal Best Reference
Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Outstanding Reference Source
The New York Public Library Best of Reference
 An Encyclopedia of Swearing: The Social History of Oaths, Profanity, Foul Language, and Ethnic Slurs in the English-Speaking World
 Authored by: Geoffrey Hughes
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1231-1  USD: $110.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  575pp. Illustrations; chronology; bibliography; index.
 Publication Date: May 2006.

  Library Journal Best Reference
 Booms and Busts: An Encyclopedia of Economic History from Tulipmania of the 1630s to the Global Financial Crisis of the 21st Century
 Edited by: James Ciment
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8224-6  USD: $339.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1032 (320, 368, 344)pp. Three volumes; topic finder; essays; photos; chronology; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: August 2010.

  Noteworthy Book in Industrial Relations and Labor Economics, 2004, Princeton University, Firestone Library, Industrial Relations Section
 The Changing Role of Unions: New Forms of Representation
 Edited by: Phanindra V. Wunnava
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1237-3  USD: $98.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  424pp. Tables, figures, references, index.
 Publication Date: August 2004.

  Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin Editors' Choice
Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Outstanding Reference Source
Pennsylvania School Library Association Best Reference for Young Adults
 Colonial America: An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History
 Edited by: James Ciment; <br>With an introduction by Michael Zuckerman, University of Pennsylvania
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8065-5  USD: $499.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1968pp. Five volumes; topic finder; maps; thematic essays; A-Z entries; illustrations; chronologies; glossary; primary documents; primary and secondary bibliographies; multiple indexes.
 Publication Date: March 2006.

  Library Journal Best Reference
Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Encyclopedia of Jewish Folklore and Traditions
 Edited by: Raphael Patai, Founding Editor; Haya Bar-Itzhak, Editor; Editorial Board:; Tamar Alexander; Dan Ben-Amos; Simon Bronner; Galit Hasan-Rokem; Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett; Dov Noy; Elliot Oring; Daphne Patai; Aliza Shenhar; Eli Yassif
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2025-5  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  680pp. Two volumes; introduction; photos (including color); appendix of anthologies; index.
 Publication Date: April 2013.

  Library Journal Best Reference
A RUSA Outstanding Reference Source
 American Countercultures: An Encyclopedia of Nonconformists, Alternative Lifestyles, and Radical Ideas in U.S. History
 Edited by: Gina Misiroglu
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8060-0  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1184pp. Three volumes; topic finder; essays; photos; primary documents; filmography; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: November 2008.

  Library Journal Best Reference 2003
 American Presidents: Year by Year
 Authored by: Lyle Nelson
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8046-4  USD: $225.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  832pp. Three volumes, black and white, 2 column; illustrations.
 Publication Date: October 2003.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 The Ancient Americans: A Reference Guide to the Art, Culture, and History of Pre-Columbian North and South America
 Authored by: Juan Schobinger
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8034-1  USD: $159.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  288pp. Two volumes; 9-1/2' x 12" format; 200 halftones; 7 maps; 100 color photographs; bibliography; index; library binding.
 Publication Date: November 2000.

  Best Bibliography in History, RUSA History Section, Summer 2005
 Annotated Bibliography of Works About Sir Winston S. Churchill
 Authored by: Curt J. Zoller
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0734-8  USD: $92.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  432pp. Author index, title index.
 Publication Date: January 2004.Published in association with The Churchill Centre

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
2007 National Jewish Book Award Winner, Eastern European Studies
 An Anthology of Jewish-Russian Literature: Two Centuries of Dual Identity in Prose and Poetry (Two-volume set)
 Edited by: Maxim D. Shrayer
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0521-4  USD: $75.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1376pp. Bibliographies, indexes.
 Publication Date: February 2007.

  2000 Harold and Margaret Sprout Award by the International Studies Association Sponsored by the Environmental Studies Section of the International Studies Association.
 Asia's Environmental Movements: Comparative Perspectives
 Edited by: Yok-shiu F. Lee; Alvin Y. So
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-908-2  USD: $101.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-909-9 USD: $32.95
  328pp. Tables, index.
 Publication Date: March 1999.

  Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin Editors' Choice
 Asian American History and Culture: An Encyclopedia
 Edited by: Huping Ling; Allan W. Austin
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8077-8  USD: $229.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  800pp. Two volumes; topic finder; essays; illustrations; chronology; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: December 2009.

  A Myers Outstanding Book of 1997, awarded by the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America
 Double Exposure: Poverty & Race in America
 Edited by: Chester Hartman
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-961-7  USD: $100.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-962-4 USD: $30.95
  280pp. Index.
 Publication Date: November 1996.

  Featured on "60 Minutes" October 25, 1998
Featured on C-Span's BookTV
 Azerbaijan Diary: A Rogue Reporter's Adventures in an Oil-Rich, War-Torn, Post-Soviet Republic
 Authored by: Thomas Goltz
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0243-5  USD: $70.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0244-2 USD: $36.95
  528pp. Photographs, index.
 Publication Date: June 1998.

  2006 George R. Terry Book Award, Academy of Management
 I-deals: Idiosyncratic Deals Employees Bargain for Themselves
 Authored by: Denise M. Rousseau
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1042-3  USD: $98.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1043-0 USD: $42.95
  280pp. Tables, figures, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: May 2005.

  Noteworthy Book in Industrial Relations and Labor Economics, 2002, Princeton University, Firestone Library, Industrial Relations Section
 Child Labor: An American History
 Authored by: Hugh D. Hindman
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0935-9  USD: $104.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0936-6 USD: $40.95
  448pp. Illustrations, photographs, tables, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: July 2002.

  Selected 1992 Book for the Teen Age by the New York Public Library
Included in the Editor's Recommended Books Column of Woman and Earth Almanac
 The "Children of Perestroika": Moscow Teenagers Talk About Their Lives and the Future
 Authored by: Deborah Adelman
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-000-3  USD: $70.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-001-0 USD: $32.95
  280pp. Photographs, glossary, index.
 Publication Date: November 1991.

  Selected 1994 Book for the Teen Age by the New York Public Library
 The "Children of Perestroika" Come of Age: Young People of Moscow Talk About Life in the New Russia
 Authored by: Deborah Adelman
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-286-1  USD: $69.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-287-8 USD: $32.95
  200pp. Photographs, index.
 Publication Date: May 1994.

  Winner of the 1999 Children's Literature Book Award (Children's Literature Association)
 Children's Literature in China: From Lu Xun to Mao Zedong
 Authored by: Mary Ann Farquhar
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0344-9  USD: $91.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0345-6 USD: $34.95
  352pp. Illustrations, index.
 Publication Date: June 1999.

  Winner of the Joseph Levenson Prize for the best 1993 book on twentieth century China.
 China's Environmental Crisis: An Inquiry into the Limits of National Development
 Authored by: Vaclav Smil
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-87332-819-7  USD: $92.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-041-6 USD: $36.95
  280pp. Bibliography, tables, maps, index.
 Publication Date: May 1993.

  Best of Reference, New York Library Association
 Chronologies of Modern Terrorism
 Authored by: Barry Rubin; Judith Colp Rubin
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2047-7  USD: $119.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  416pp. Glossary, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: January 2008.

  Best Book Award, Section on Public Administration Research, American Society for Public Administration
 Citizen, Customer, Partner: Engaging the Public in Public Management
 Authored by: John Clayton Thomas
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2720-9  USD: $99.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2721-6 USD: $47.95
  256pp. Exhibits, cases, references, index.
 Publication Date: February 2012.

  2004 Best Book Award, Public and Nonprofit Division, Academy of Management
 Civic Service: What Difference Does It Make?
 Authored by: James L. Perry; Ann Marie Thomson
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1275-5  USD: $61.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  248pp. Tables, figures, bibliographic references, name index, subject index.
 Publication Date: October 2003.

  2004 Best Book Award, Section on Public Administration Research, American Society for Public Administration
2007 Herbert A. Simon Book Award, Public Administration Section, American Political Science Association
 Constructing "Race" and "Ethnicity" in America: Category-Making in Public Policy and Administration
 Authored by: Dvora Yanow
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0800-0  USD: $94.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0801-7 USD: $39.95
  272pp. Tables, figures, references, index.
 Publication Date: November 2002.

  An Alternate Selection of the McGraw-Hill Civil Engineers Book Club
 Construction Safety and Loss Control Program Manual
 Authored by: Andrew Civitello, Jr.
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0181-0  USD: $110.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  364pp. Companion diskette, index.
 Publication Date: March 1998.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Cracks in the Monolith: Party Power in the Brezhnev Era
 Edited by: James R. Millar
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-87332-885-2  USD: $112.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  256pp. Tables, figures, index.
 Publication Date: September 1992.

  Selected 1990 Book for the Teen Age by the New York Public Library
 The Atomic Bomb: Voices from Hiroshima and Nagasaki
 Edited by: Kyoko Selden; Mark Selden Translated by: Kyoko Selden; Mark Selden
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-87332-556-1  USD: $86.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-87332-773-2 USD: $28.95
  256pp. Illustrations, index.
 Publication Date: January 1990.

  Finalist in the 1997 Harry Chapin Media Awards
 The State of Working America: 1996-97
 Authored by: Lawrence Mishel; Jared Bernstein; John Schmitt
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0023-3  USD: $97.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0024-0 USD: $42.95
  480pp. Tables, figures, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: December 1996.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Radical Political Economy: A Concise Introduction
 Authored by: Charles A. Barone
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1364-6  USD: $80.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1365-3 USD: $32.95
  192pp. Tables, figures, references, further reading, index.
 Publication Date: January 2004.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Recall!: California's Political Earthquake
 Authored by: Larry N. Gerston; Terry Christensen
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1456-8  USD: $57.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1457-5 USD: $28.95
  200pp. Tables, figures, photographs, index.
 Publication Date: February 2004.

  An alternate selection of the History Book Club.
 The Reforms of Peter the Great: Progress Through Coercion in Russia
 Authored by: Evgenii V. Anisimov Translated by: John T. Alexander
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-047-8  USD: $107.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-048-5 USD: $34.95
  344pp. Index.
 Publication Date: April 1993.

  A Missiology: An International Review Essential Book
 Religion under Socialism in China
 Edited by: Luo Zhufeng Translated by: Donald E. MacInnis; Zheng Xi'an
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-87332-609-4  USD: $98.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  280pp. Appendixes, index.
 Publication Date: April 1991.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Remaking Russia: Voices from Within
 Authored by: EastWest Institute (EWI) Edited by: Heyward Isham
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-435-3  USD: $100.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-436-0 USD: $40.95
  358pp. Chronology, appendix, biographical notes, index.
 Publication Date: March 1995.

  2007 Francis L.K. Hsu Book Award Winner, East Asian Anthropology, Society for East Asian Anthropology
 Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, and Social Change
 Authored by: Tamara Jacka
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0820-8  USD: $90.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0821-5 USD: $42.95
  344pp. Index, figures, maps, photographs, glossary, bibliography.
 Publication Date: October 2005.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Russia After the War: Hopes, Illusions, and Disappointments, 1945-1957
 Authored by: Elena Zubkova Edited by: Hugh Ragsdale Translated by: Hugh Ragsdale
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0227-5  USD: $91.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0228-2 USD: $34.95
  250pp. Photos, bibliography, index
 Publication Date: October 1998.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States: Documents, Data, and Analysis
 Edited by: Zbigniew Brzezinski; Paige Sullivan
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-637-1  USD: $337.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  888pp. Tables, full-color maps, list of acronyms, charts, appendixes, chronologies, indexes, 8 1/2 x 11 format.
 Publication Date: December 1996.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Russian Civil Society: A Critical Assessment
 Edited by: Alfred B. Evans, Jr.; Laura A. Henry; Lisa McIntosh Sundstrom
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1521-3  USD: $98.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1522-0 USD: $34.95
  352pp. Tables, figures, appendix, index
 Publication Date: October 2005.

  A Booklist Twenty Best Bets for Student Researchers Award Winner
 Scientific Exploration and Expeditions: From the Age of Discovery to the Twenty-First Century
 Edited by: Neil A. Hamilton
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8076-1  USD: $165.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  416pp. Two volumes; 2-color; topic finder; chronologies; illustrations; sidebars; maps; references; glossary; bibliography; index.
 Publication Date: August 2010.

  American Library Association Notable Book Award
 The Hessian: The Classic Novel with a New Foreword
 Authored by: Howard Fast
  Cloth ISBN: Not Available  N/A
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-601-2 USD: $23.95
  192pp.
 Publication Date: June 1996.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Sports in America from Colonial Times to the Twenty-First Century: An Encyclopedia
 Edited by: Steven A. Riess
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1706-4  USD: $349.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1224pp. Three volumes; topic finder; essays; photos; chronology; bibliographies; directory of sports organizations.
 Publication Date: August 2011.

  2005 SENRA Book Prize, Section on Environment and Natural Resource Administration, American Society for Public Administration
 Power for the People: Protecting States' Energy Policy Interests in an Era of Deregulation
 Authored by: Mary M. Timney
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1148-2  USD: $74.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1149-9 USD: $38.95
  192pp. Tables, figures, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: May 2004.

  Alternate selection for the Jewish Book Club
 Survivors of the Holocaust in Poland: A Portrait Based on Jewish Community Records, 1944-1947
 Authored by: Lucjan Dobroszycki
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-463-6  USD: $74.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  164pp. Map, tables, lists.
 Publication Date: October 1994.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Taking the High Road: Communities Organize for Economic Change
 Authored by: David B. Reynolds
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0744-7  USD: $97.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0745-4 USD: $45.95
  352pp. Tables, annotated bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: March 2002.

  Finalist, Independent Publisher Book Award for Poetry
 Thou Shalt Not Kill Unless Otherwise Instructed: Poems and Stories
 Authored by: Mike Sharpe
  Cloth ISBN: Not Available  N/A
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1722-4 USD: $12.95
  120pp.
 Publication Date: September 2005.

  Winner of the Kovaliv Prize in Ukrainian Studies 1997, and the American Association for Ukrainian Studies Book Prize (AAUS Book Prize)
 Ukrainian Minstrels: And the Blind Shall Sing
 Authored by: Natalie Kononenko
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0144-5  USD: $92.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0145-2 USD: $32.95
  370pp. Photographs, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: March 1998.

  Booklist/Reference Books Bulletin Editors' Choice
Library Journal Best Reference
 The Underground Railroad: An Encyclopedia of People, Places, and Operations
 Authored by: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8093-8  USD: $199.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  872pp. Two volumes; photos; sidebars; maps; chronology; family genealogies; list of railroad passengers; list of railroad operatives (by state and province); primary and secondary bibliographies; index.
 Publication Date: December 2007.

  Joseph Levenson Book Prize 2000: Twentieth Century Category
Choice Outstanding Academic Book 1999
 Unstately Power: Local Causes of China's Economic Reforms
 Authored by: Lynn T. White, III
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0044-8  USD: $92.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0045-5 USD: $39.95
  544pp. Maps, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: May 1998.Written under the Auspices of the Center of International Studies, Princeton University, and the Centre of Asian Studies, University of Hong Kong

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 The Vietnamese War: Revolution and Social Change in the Mekong Delta, 1930-1975
 Authored by: David Elliott
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0602-0  USD: $155.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1,584pp. Maps, tables, charts, index.
 Publication Date: December 2002.A Pacific Basin Institute Book

  Awarded the American Political Science Association's 2000 Ralph J. Bunche Award "for the best scholarly work in political science which explores the phenomenon of ethnic and cultural pluralism."
 The War in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Ethnic Conflict and International Intervention
 Authored by: Steven L. Burg; Paul S. Shoup
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-308-0  USD: $73.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-309-7 USD: $39.95
  520pp. Tables, maps, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: January 1999.

  The "most controversial" title on President Clinton's 1999 summer reading list--New York Times, 8/24/99
 Waves of Rancor: Tuning in the Radical Right
 Authored by: Robert L. Hilliard; Michael C. Keith
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0131-5  USD: $29.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  328pp. Appendices, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: June 1999.

  Heldt Prize for Best Translation in Slavic/East European Women's Studies
 Women in Russian History: From the Tenth to the Twentieth Century
 Authored by: Natalia Pushkareva Edited by: Eve Levin Translated by: Eve Levin
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-797-2  USD: $87.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-798-9 USD: $34.95
  336pp. Illustrations, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: March 1997.

  Library Journal Best Reference
 World Clothing and Fashion: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Social Influence
 Authored by: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8300-7  USD: $249.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  832pp. Two volumes; topic finder; photos; chronology; glossary; bibliography; index.
 Publication Date: November 2013.

  Library Journal Best Reference
 The Settlement of America: Encyclopedia of Westward Expansion from Jamestown to the Closing of the Frontier
 Edited by: James Crutchfield; Candy Moulton; Terry A. Del Bene
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1984-6  USD: $249.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  672pp. Two volumes; topic finder; essays; photos; maps; primary documents; chronology; bibliography; index.
 Publication Date: August 2011.

  Library Journal Best Reference
Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Native Peoples of the World: An Encyclopedia of Groups, Cultures, and Contemporary Issues
 Edited by: Steven Danver
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8222-2  USD: $349.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  1056pp. Three volumes; topic finder; photos; sidebars; maps; further reading; index.
 Publication Date: November 2012.

  Library Journal Best Reference
 World Food: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Social Influence from Hunter-Gatherers to the Age of Globalization
 Authored by: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8278-9  USD: $249.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  800pp. Two volumes; chronology; topic finder; recipes; index.
 Publication Date: August 2012.

  Winner of the 1997 Jelavich Prize in Diplomatic History
 Imperial Rivals: China, Russia, and Their Disputed Frontier, 1858-1924
 Edited by: S.C.M. Paine
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-723-1  USD: $108.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-724-8 USD: $36.95
  440pp. Maps, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: May 1996.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Income Inequality in America: An Analysis of Trends
 Authored by: Paul Ryscavage
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0233-6  USD: $78.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0234-3 USD: $31.95
  244pp. Tables, graphs, statistical appendix, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: November 1998.

  Noteworthy Book in Industrial Relations and Labor Economics, 2004, Princeton University, Firestone Library, Industrial Relations Section
 Industrial Relations to Human Resources and Beyond: The Evolving Process of Employee Relations Management
 Edited by: Bruce E. Kaufman; Richard A. Beaumont; Roy B. Helfgott
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1205-2  USD: $104.95
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  544pp. Tables, figures, references, index.
 Publication Date: February 2003.

  Awarded The Sporting News-SABR Baseball Research Award for 1998
 Jackie Robinson: Race, Sports, and the American Dream
 Edited by: Joseph Dorinson; Joram Warmund
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0317-3  USD: $46.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0318-0 USD: $24.95
  296pp. Photographs, bibliographic references, index.
 Publication Date: October 1998.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Japanese Women Poets: An Anthology
 Translated by: Hiroaki Sato
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1783-5  USD: $110.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1784-2 USD: $39.95
  592pp. Chronology, glossary, bibliography, index of poets
 Publication Date: October 2007.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Leadership: Succeeding in the Private, Public, and Not-for-Profit Sectors
 Edited by: Ronald R. Sims; Scott A. Quatro
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1429-2  USD: $116.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1430-8 USD: $53.95
  448pp. Tables, references, index.
 Publication Date: December 2004.

  A Pennsylvania School Library Association Best Reference for Young Adults
A Booklist Twenty Best Bets for Student Researchers Award Winner
 Lifelines in World History: The Ancient World; The Medieval World; The Early Modern World; The Modern World
 Edited by: Mounir A. Farah
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8125-6  USD: $299.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  488pp. Four volumes; full color; photos; maps; sidebars; timelines; glossary; bibliogrpahy; index.
 Publication Date: March 2009.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Local Economic Development in the 21st Century: Quality of Life and Sustainability
 Authored by: Daphne T. Greenwood; Richard P.F. Holt
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2093-4  USD: $104.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2094-1 USD: $45.95
  232pp. Tables, figures, bibliography, index
 Publication Date: April 2010.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 The Making of Modern Economics: The Lives and Ideas of the Great Thinkers, Second Edition
 Authored by: Mark Skousen
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2226-6  USD: $99.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2227-3 USD: $43.95
  512pp. Tables, figures, photos, index.
 Publication Date: December 2008.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Man and the Biosphere: Toward a Coevolutionary Political Economy
 Authored by: Kenneth M. Stokes
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-023-2  USD: $101.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-024-9 USD: $47.95
  336pp. Bibliography, figures, index.
 Publication Date: October 1998.

  Winner of the Leonard White Award of the American Political Science Association 1996
 The Promise of Representative Bureaucracy: Diversity and Responsiveness in a Government Agency
 Authored by: Sally Coleman Selden
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0055-4  USD: $80.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0056-1 USD: $40.95
  172pp. Tables, figures, appendix, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: November 1997.

  A Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Modern Political Philosophy
 Authored by: Richard Hudelson
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0021-9  USD: $82.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0022-6 USD: $32.95
  192pp. Bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: June 1999.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Presidential Policymaking: An End-of-Century Assessment
 Edited by: Steven A. Shull
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0259-6  USD: $97.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0260-2 USD: $40.95
  330pp. Tables, figures, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: March 1999.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 New Product Forecasting: An Applied Approach
 Authored by: Kenneth B. Kahn
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1609-8  USD: $116.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1610-4 USD: $49.95
  176pp. Tables, figures, references, index.
 Publication Date: April 2006.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 New York Politics: A Tale of Two States, Second Edition
 Authored by: Edward V. Schneier; John Brian Murtaugh; Antoinette Pole
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2204-4  USD: $99.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2205-1 USD: $36.95
  388pp. Maps, tables,figures, boxes, bibliography, index
 Publication Date: September 2009.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Panorama of a Presidency: How George W. Bush Acquired and Spent His Political Capital
 Authored by: Steven E. Schier
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-1692-0  USD: $75.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-1693-7 USD: $31.95
  208pp. Tables, appendix, bibliography, index
 Publication Date: October 2008.

  Grand Prize for 1995 The Korean Cultural & Arts Foundation's Korean Literature Translation Award.
 Peace Under Heaven: A Modern Korean Novel
 Authored by: Man-Sik Ch'ae Translated by: Chun Kyung-Ja
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-112-3  USD: $68.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-172-7 USD: $24.95
  272pp. Glossary.
 Publication Date: February 1993.

  1994 Nobel Prize for Literature
 The Pinch Runner Memorandum
 Authored by: Kenzaburo Oe Translated by: Michiko N. Wilson; Michael K. Wilson
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-183-3  USD: $78.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-184-0 USD: $25.95
  265pp.
 Publication Date: June 1994.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Pluralism Comes of Age: American Religious Culture in the Twentieth Century
 Authored by: Charles H. Lippy
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0150-6  USD: $69.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0151-3 USD: $32.95
  264pp. Extensive bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: July 2000.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 Political Economy and Contemporary Capitalism: Radical Perspectives on Economic Theory and Policy
 Edited by: Ron Baiman; Heather Boushey; Dawn Saunders
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-0529-0  USD: $101.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-0530-6 USD: $50.95
  368pp. Tables, figures, references, index.
 Publication Date: June 2000.

  Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title
 Political Science in Theory and Practice: The 'Politics' Model
 Authored by: Ruth Lane
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-939-6  USD: $77.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-940-2 USD: $32.95
  188pp. References, index.
 Publication Date: October 1996.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 The Politics of Disenfranchisement: Why Is It So Hard to Vote in America?
 Authored by: Richard K. Scher
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-2735-3  USD: $99.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-0-7656-2736-0 USD: $29.95
  216pp. Tables, index
 Publication Date: October 2010.

  Library Journal Best Reference
Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Outstanding Reference Source
 Postwar America: An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History
 Edited by: James Ciment
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-7656-8067-9  USD: $399.00
  Paper ISBN: Not Available N/A
  2008pp. Four volumes; topic finder; sidebars; cultural landmarks; photos; glossary; bibliographies.
 Publication Date: October 2006.

  Choice Outstanding Academic Title
 How Credit-Money Shapes the Economy: The United States in a Global System
 Authored by: Robert Guttmann
  Cloth ISBN: 978-1-56324-100-0  USD: $119.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-101-7 USD: $56.95
  592pp. Figures, bibliography, index.
 Publication Date: May 1994.

  1994 Nobel Prize Winner
 The Marginal World of Oe Kenzaburo: A Study of Themes and Techniques
 Authored by: Michiko N. Wilson
  Cloth ISBN: 978-0-87332-343-7  USD: $86.95
  Paper ISBN: 978-1-56324-580-0 USD: $21.95
  168pp.
 Publication Date: June 1986.