b'64 PRIMARY SOURCES IN AMERICAN HISTORY: THEMES HistoryBEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! Defining Documents in American History:Secrets, Leaks & ScandalsAward Winner! Library Journal, Best Reference 2018Accessible to college and upper-level high school students, provides convenient access to, and clear objective analysis of, documents essential to our understanding of U.S. historyand to our future. BooklistTop 75 Community College Resources CHOICE, June 2019 Political scandals have captured the attention of both the American public and the global audience. Some of the nations most notorious scandals are chronicled here, including Benedict Arnolds letters, the Vietnam War, Watergate, the investigations into the assassination of President Kennedy, 9/11, and the Flint, Michigan water crisis. Detailed analyses of 75 primary source documents are organized into the following major categories: Secrets, Conspiracies, and Scandals though the 19th Century; Controversies, Conflicts, and Communism through the mid-20th Century;FREEGovernment in Hiding, from Vietnam to Watergate and After; Scandals, Scares and Intelligence Failures in Online AccessFREE Recent Decades; Lies, Leaks and Hacks in the Contemporary Period; and Selected Environmental Debacles. November 2018 | Two Volumes; 550 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-698-6 | Library Price: $295Defining Documents in American History:Political Campaigns, Candidates & DebatesIt highlights moments most representative of a period in our nations history, moments that may have marked a turning point. Recommended.CHOICETop 75 Community College Resources CHOICE, June 2019 Candidates, issues, and campaign styles have changed dramatically over time, from the front porch approach of the presidential campaigns in the 1800s to the social media campaigns of today. Political debates arent limited simply to presidential campaigns, and this work examines how this American institution has shaped the government and its HISTORYpolicies on personal, local, state, and national levels. Nearly 80 documents are organized into major categories like Politics and War; Politics and Social Issues; Politics and the Economy; Politics and Education; and Political Debate. The document chapters include the primary source document, often reproduced in its entirety, a Summary Overview, Defining Moment, Author Biography, Document Analysis, and Essential Themes.FREE Online Access May 2018 | Two Volumes; 574 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-700-6 | Library Price: $295FREEDefining Documents in American History: LGBTQ+ PRIMARY SOURCES IN AMERICAN HISTORY: THEMESA stunning collection of official commentary and memorabilia, this two-volume set deserves a place in public, high-school, and college libraries. Booklist Starred ReviewAs gay, lesbian, and transgender individuals have continued their fight for basic rights and equal treatment under the law, various court cases and challenges to those cases have continued to refine the debate. In the twenty-first century the struggle for equality continues with cases such as Obergefell v. Hodges, which overruled the Defense of Marriage Act and legalized same-sex marriage. This volume provides thought-provoking analysis and commentary on a wide variety of primary source documents that span the history of LGBTQ+ rights. Each in-depth chapter provides a thorough commentary and analysis of each primary source document, which is often reproduced in its entirety. Chapters provide a Summary Overview, Defining Moment, an Author Biography, in-depth Document Analysis, alongside an analysis and discussion of Essential Themes. April 2018 | Two Volumes; 405 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-894-2 | Library Price: $295 FREESee Also: Great Events from History: LGBTQ Events, pg. 79Online AccessFREE Defining Documents in American History: Dissent & ProtestSalem Press editor has pulled together documents to illuminate the study of American history in this Defining Documents in American History series. Recommended. High school through lower-level undergraduate students; general readers; professionals/practitioners.CHOICEDissent & Protest offers in-depth analysis of a broad range of historical documents and events that make up the vibrant and ever-evolving story of dissent and protest in the United States. The speeches, articles, essays, petitions, editorials, even laws and court orders over the span of this nations history demonstrate the ways in which its citizens have exercised the right to free speech. The ninety-three articles in this two-volume title are organized into eight sections: From Colonies to Nation, Slavery and Abolition, Sectional Conflict, Civil War, and Reconstruction, Native American Dissent, African American Civil Rights, Womens Rights, Political and Social Protest, and Anti-War Activism. Written by historians and teachers, several elements explain the documents historical impact and provide thoughtful critical analysis, including a Summary Overview, Defining Moment, Author Biography, Document Analysis, and Essential Themes. FREEMay 2017 | Two Volumes; 687 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-289-6 | Library Price: $295Online AccessFREE eBooks are also available - visit www.salempress.com for more informationGET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com'