“Highly recommended for school libraries from middle school through high school as well as college libraries from community college through graduate school. It should also be found in public libraries of every size.” –ARBA Each volume in the widely successful Working Americans series focuses on a particular class, gender, type or time period of American history and vividly illustrates what life was like for that group over time. Profiles cover a wide range of ethnic groups and span the entire country, providing a thorough examination of the lives all types of Americans in that particular group. Family or Individual Profiles: Each chapter highlights 3-4 individuals or families and provides a remarkably personal and realistic look at their lives. Profiles examine life at home, at work and in the community. The highly readable narrative is supported by hard facts and real-life situations drawn from diaries, private print books, family histories, estate documents, magazine articles and more. To further explore the life and times of these individuals or families, each chapter includes several other helpful elements. Historical Snapshots, News Features & Timelines: Chronicles major events and milestones, allowing the reader to develop a broader understanding of the time period. Selected Prices: Examines what things cost during the time period, to further enrich the reader’s understanding of their cost of living, family finances and budgets. Prices include food items, clothing, jewelry, tickets for leisure activities and so much more. Illustrations: Photographs, news clippings, advertisements, postcards, posters, quotes, songs and cartoons add interest to each chapter and depth to the reader’s understanding of the world that the individual or family lived in. Free Online Access: A purchase of a print volume includes free online access on the popular Salem Press platform. The Working Americans series has become an important reference for public libraries, academic libraries and high school libraries. These volumes will enrich the reader’s understanding of American history, through the eyes of its people, and will be a welcome addition to all types of reference collections. Working Americans, 1880-2011 - Vol. 1 The Working Class, 2nd Edition Pub. Date: March 2012 | ISBN: 978-1-59237-564-6 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-1999 - Vol. 2: The Middle Class Pub. Date: November 2000 | ISBN: 978-1-891482-72-4 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-1999 - Vol. 3: The Upper Class Pub. Date: November 2001 | ISBN: 978-1-930956-38-4 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-1999 - Vol. 4: Their Children Pub. Date: November 2002 | ISBN: 978-1-930956-35-3 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2015 - Vol. 5: At War, 2nd Edition Pub. Date: June 2015 | ISBN: 978-1-61925-743-6 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2015 - Vol. 6: Working Women, 2nd Edition Pub. Date: December 2015 | ISBN: 978-1-68217-077-9 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2016 - Vol. 7: Social Movements, 2nd Edition Pub. Date: October 2016 | ISBN: 978-1-68217-104-2 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2017 - Vol. 8: Immigrants, 2nd Edition Pub. Date: January 2018 | ISBN: 978-1-68217-745-7 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1770-1869 - Vol. 9: Revolutionary War to Civil War Pub. Date: November 2008 | ISBN: 978-1-59237-371-0 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2009 - Vol. 10: Sports & Recreation Pub. Date: October 2009 | ISBN: 978-1-59237-441-0 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2009 - Vol. 11: Inventors & Entrepreneurs Pub. Date: October 2010 | ISBN: 978-1-59237-565-3 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2011 - Vol. 12: Our History Through Music Pub. Date: October 2011 | ISBN: 978-1-59237-762-6 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2011 - Vol. 13: Education & Educators Pub. Date: October 2012 | ISBN: 978-1-59237-877-7 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2016 - Vol. 14: African Americans Pub. Date: March 2016 | ISBN: 978-1-68217-106-6 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans, 1880-2018 - Vol. 15: Politics & Politicians Pub. Date: October 2018 | ISBN: 978-1-68217-714-3 | Library Price: $150 Working Americans series from Grey House Publishing NEW! NEW! NEW! NEW! History WORKING AMERICANS FROM GREY HOUSE At War Women at Work Social Movements Immigrants African Americans Politics & Politicians All volumes include Free Online Access on the Salem Press Platform! FREE Online Access FREE eBooks are also available - visit www.salempress.com for more information (800) 221-1592 www.greyhouse.com GET ONLINE ACCESS WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! WORKING AMERICANS FROM GREY HOUSE HISTORY 83