History INNOVATORS FREE Online Access FREE FREE Online Access FREE FREE Online Access FREE FREE Online Access FREE FREE Online Access FREE FREE Online Access FREE BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! World Political Innovators World Political Innovators brings together over 200 biographies of some of the most important political figures of the twentieth century, leaders that helped define the landscape of politics today. Coverage includes such notable figures as Yassir Arafat, Tony Blair, Pope Francis, Indira Gandhi, Ruhollah Khomeni, Helmut Kohl, Dali Lama, Angela Merkel, Ho Chi Minh, Barack Obama, Margaret Thatcher, Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Boris Yeltsin, and Mao Zedong, to name a few. This resource will be a useful tool for high schools, undergraduate political science collections and public libraries of all sizes. September 2016 | Two Volumes; 700 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-161-5 | Library Price: $165 Human Rights Innovators “A useful resource for the study of human rights issues.” —ARBA These in-depth biographies feature those activists who fought to end slavery and discrimination, promote the rights of women and children, and those whose mission is to promote peace, freedom and equal rights around the world. Human Rights Innovators profiles over 200 notable figures, including Peace Activist and 2011 Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Leymah Gbowee; civil rights activist, Chen Guangcheng; author and activist who spearheaded the Occupy Wall Street Movement, Kalle Lasn; anti-rape activist, Chouchon Namegabe; activist, John Prendergast; anti-racism writer and educator, Tim Wise and many, many others. October 2016 | Two Volumes; 700 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-157-8 | Library Price: $165 Music Innovators “This solid general reference is suitable for casual music aficionados and provides a jumping off point for further research.” —Library Journal This volume profiles the most innovative and important individuals in music history. Music Innovators spans three large volumes, examining over 350 individuals and personalities who had an influential impact on the music industry, including: Louis Armstrong, Johnny Cash, Ray Charles, Ani DiFranco, Peter Gabriel, Arlo Guthrie, Janis Joplin, Patti LaBelle, John Lennon, Willie Nelson, Itzhak Perlman, Lou Reed, Nina Simone, Kanye West, Hank Williams, “Weird Al” Yankovic, and many more. May 2016 | Three Volumes; 1,200 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-896-9 | Library Price: $225 Fashion Innovators Fashion Innovators spans two volumes, examining over 200 individuals and personalities who had an influential impact on the fashion industry, including: Giorgio Armani, Christie Brinkley, Naomi Campbell, Coco Chanel, Liz Claiborne, Cindy Crawford, Oscar de la Renta, Sean Combs, Christian Dior, Domenico Dolce, Farrah Fawcett, Stefano Gabbana, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Tommy Hilfiger, Grace Jones, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Ashley Olsen, Miuccia Prada, Brooke Shields, Gianni Versace, and many more. April 2016 | Two Volumes; 700 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-898-3 | Library Price: $165 Computer Technology Innovators “A key reference for budding engineers, mathematicians, and computer techies... the narrative writing style will keep students engaged.” —School Library Journal Computer Technology Innovators examines 125 individuals and personalities who had an innovative and influential impact on the development and evolution of computer technology, with an emphasis on early pioneers, such as inventors and engineers, and influential founders and executives of computer companies. Subjects include Paul Allen (co-founder of Microsoft), Seymour Cray (designer of supercomputers), Jack Kilby (co-creator of the integrated circuit), and Steve Jobs (co-founder, former chairman and CEO of Apple). March 2013 | One Volume; 414 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3805-4 | Library Price: $125 Internet Innovators “These volumes should serve as authoritative resources and are recommended for high school, large public and academic libraries.” —Booklist Internet Innovators examines 125 individuals and personalities who had an innovative and influential impact on the development and evolution of the Internet, with an emphasis on dot-com founders and leaders. Subjects include Julian Assange (founder of Wikileaks), Pierre Omidvar (founder of eBay), Gary Kremen (founder of Match.com), Ray Tomlinson (Inventor of email), and Mark Zuckerberg (co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Facebook). Each of these extended biographies offers concise and informative top matter that includes an introductory summary of the person’s significance; birth and death dates and places; and specialty fields. Biographies represent a strong, global, cross-gender focus, and each biography offers a sidebar focusing on the company/organization for which the subject is best known. March 2013 | One Volume; 471 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3807-8 | Library Price: $125 BEST SELLER! (800) 221-1592 www.salempress.com GET ONLINE ACCESS WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! HISTORY SALEM PRESS: INNOVATORS 87