By Tim McNeese
Through the many years following the yankee Civil conflict, the economic system of the us skilled exceptional progress. At each flip - in agriculture, delivery, merchandizing, production, and transportation - a brand new American procedure of creation and distribution used to be born. because the economic climate grew, so did the private wealth of a handful of intrepid traders, dealmakers, and Wall road financiers. a brand new type of industrial leaders was once born, dominating their sectors of the nation's ever-expanding business base. to a couple, they have been the potent titans of undefined. To others, they have been grasping robber barons.As the yankee humans got here to question the robber barons' self-serving enterprise practices, observers known as for reform. the decision was once spoke back in 1890 with the passage of the Sherman Antitrust Act, a section of laws designed to convey down those controlling pursuits within the U.S. economic climate. "The Robber Barons and the Sherman Antitrust Act" explores the principles and repercussions of the legislation that reshaped American company.
By Jane Bingham
Explores the lives of yankee girls through the nice melancholy. The booklet concentrates on key parts of women's lives, reminiscent of their function within the relations and within the office. It lines the turning out to be position of ladies in politics, studying, technology, activities and the humanities.
By Don Nardo
Make your religion your own! The Extreme teenager learn Bible is ready learning who God is, what He’s doing on this planet, and what He supplies to your future.
- Book Introductions provide you the who, what, while, where, and why of every Bible book
- Character Profiles give you the interior details approximately particular those who stood a head above the remaining to alter their world
- World App and Life App articles assist you research real-world concerns from a biblical perspective
- What’s It suggest? notes serve up bite-sized reasons of specific phrases or words you learn that may now not be as visible at the present time as they have been in Bible times
- God’s provides articles concentration onthe hundreds and hundreds of purposes in Scripture so you might constantly anticipate Him
- More than 250 Make It actual articles assist you practice what you’re examining in your personal life
- Three different Bible-Reading Plans provide you with aroad map to studying God’s Word
- The Quick-Reference Finder is where to show if you have to locate God’s solutions for your questions
It’s all here—truth, proposal, bottom-line real fact. detect it for yourself!
By Doreen Gonzales
Hundreds of thousands of yankee squaddies have been demise and hundreds of thousands extra combattants and civilians have been perishing in the course of international battle II. a few of the world’s maximum scientists escaped their very own war-torn nations and fled to the Unites States. those scientists came upon a potential method to finish the conflict. hence begun the three-year test leading to the construction and use of the atomic bomb. within the mystery OF THE long island venture, writer Doreen Gonzales examines the construction of this robust weapon and its position within the historical past of worldwide struggle II. She provides the political, clinical and social concerns surrounding the bomb, and appears at today’s concerns approximately dwelling in an international with nuclear guns.
By Kurt Johnston, Mark Oestreicher
Don’t fear, My neighbors, from the center institution Survival sequence, offers you all of the information and secrets and techniques you must utilize your friendships. within the pages of this publication, you’ll locate beneficial friendship guidance like: • what you could find out about friendships from the Bible • how you can be a great buddy • the best way to take care of clash and different tricky stuff • tips to make pals, and extra From piles of homework to figuring out the range of “interesting” humans operating at your institution to facing the hot demanding situations of adjusting for gymnasium classification in entrance of every body, it’s basic to consider a bit beaten. That’s why in My institution, from the center tuition Survival sequence, we are going to take on the issues that weigh seriously on heart university scholars similar to you. This e-book will tackle very important center tuition matters like: • facing bullies, jocks, nerds, and each different class of pupil you come across • Revealing the reality in the back of the city legends of heart institution • Pop quizzes, tardiness, and different survival assistance
By Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
Den of Shadows, Books 1-4
By Laura Jane Cassidy
Jacki King is fifteen and adjusting to her new existence in a small village. She's lacking Dublin yet she's making new pals: inventive Colin, feisty Emily - and Nick, wonderful but unavailable. yet no faster is Jacki settled than the torturous complications and nightmares start - through unusual visions, voices and signs...Jacki refuses to think that whatever paranormal is occurring. yet then she discovers the unsolved homicide that happened within the village years prior to ...
By Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom
Booklet by way of
Among 1675 and 1676, King Philip's conflict shattered local tribes and devastated the hot English colonies in a single of the main major American wars of the seventeenth century. The clash that prompted this negative battle constructed over 50 years, as Indians chanced on their lands shrinking and their assets threatened via the colonists. The robust Pequot and Narragansett tribes have been subjugated, and Wampanoag chief King Philip (Metacom) observed his lands taken and his counselors carried out. In July 1675, his warriors began an rebellion that received the aid of different tribes and despatched refugees streaming into Boston. King Philip's conflict is a penetrating account of this decisive disagreement, which finally ended in the tip of local independence within the sector.