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African American Almanac African American Almanac: 400 Years of Triumph, Courage and Excellence
by Lean'tin Bracks, PhD

A wealth of milestones, inspiration, and challenges met. . . The most complete and affordable single-volume reference of African... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578593231
$27.95
Ancient Gods Ancient Gods: Lost Histories, Hidden Truths, and the Conspiracy of Silence
by Jim Willis

Where do we come from? What are the origins of modern civilization? Do the world's pyramids, the Nazca Lines, Easter Island statues, and other... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596140
$19.95
Area 51 Area 51: The Revealing Truth of UFOs, Secret Aircraft, Cover-Ups, & Conspiracies
NEW by Nick Redfern

Secrets, Myths, Disinformation Revealed! Area 51 sits on an unmarked dirt road that runs through the desolate southern Nevada desert. Warning... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596720
Published 2019
$19.95
Armageddon Armageddon Now: The End of the World A to Z
by Jim Willis and Barbara Willis

Don't be left behind. Who knew that doomsday would be so hot? Environmental disasters, disease epidemics, the popularity of reality television, and... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578591688
$24.95
Black Firsts 3e Black Firsts: 4,000 Ground-Breaking and Pioneering Events, Third Edition
by Jessie Carney Smith, Ph.D.

Achievement engenders pride, and the most significant accomplishments involving people, places, and events in black history are gathered in Black... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578593699
$34.95
Black Heroes Black Heroes
by Jessie Carney Smith, Ph.D.

"If there is no struggle, there is no progress," wrote Frederick Douglass. "This struggle may be a moral one; or it may be a physical one; or it may... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578591367
$29.95
Conspiracies 2e Conspiracies and Secret Societies: The Complete Dossier, Second Edition
by Brad Steiger and Sherry Hansen Steiger

Startling allegations. Suppressed evidence. Missing witnesses. Assassinations. Cover-ups and threats. Documented connections to even deeper intrigue.... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578593682
$24.95

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Disaster Survival Guide The Disaster Survival Guide: How to Prepare For and Survive Floods, Fires, Earthquakes and More
NEW by Marie D Jones

Hurricanes. Tornadoes. Floods. Wildfires. Earthquakes. Epidemics. Droughts. Landslides. Trillions of dollars in damages. Billions of people affected.... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596737
Published 2020
$19.95
Encyclopedia of Religious Phenomena The Encyclopedia of Religious Phenomena
by J. Gordon Melton, PhD

Visions of Mary and glimpses of GOD. Hundreds of people gather at a freeway underpass in Chicago to gaze at what mystified state police reported to be... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578592098
$24.95
Handy American Government The Handy American Government Answer Book: How Washington, Politics and Elections Work
by Gina Misiroglu

The stakes have never been higher: national security, civil liberties, the economy, the future of the republic. Yet few outside Washington really... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596393
$21.95
Handy American History The Handy American History Answer Book
by David L Hudson, Jr.

The Making of an Indivisible Nation Native Americans, the English colonies, slavery, the American Revolution, the Declaration of... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578594719
$21.95
Handy Art History The Handy Art History Answer Book
by Madelynn Dickerson

Art of Discovery Warhol, Michelangelo, and da Vinci. Picasso, Monet, and Rembrandt. What were they thinking when they created their... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578594177
$21.95
Handy Boston The Handy Boston Answer Book
by Samuel Willard Crompton

Whether it's called Beantown, The Olde Towne, Titletown, The Cradle of Liberty, The Athens of America, The Puritan City, The City on a Hill, or any of... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595938
$21.95
Handy California The Handy California Answer Book
by Kevin S Hile

California is the country's most populous state. The home of the entertainment industry and silicon valley. It's known for its beaches, its redwood... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595914
$21.95
Handy Christianity The Handy Christianity Answer Book
NEW by Stephen A Werner, Ph.D.

Christianity is the world’s biggest religion, with two billion followers covering nearly one third of the world’s population. It has a profound impact... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596867
Published 2019
$21.95
Handy Civil War The Handy Civil War Answer Book
by Samuel Willard Crompton

The nation’s highest-casualty, bloodiest-war is still discussed, acted out, and politically relevant today. Beginning with the economic, political,... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578594764
$21.95
Handy Dino 2 The Handy Dinosaur Answer Book, Second Edition
by Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E Svarney

This fun-filled fact-book provides a wealth of information on the lives and habits of these astonishing creatures. From Tyrannosaurs to Stegosaurs,... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578592180
$21.95
Handy Forensic Science The Handy Forensic Science Answer Book: Reading Clues at the Crime Scene, Crime Lab, and in Court
NEW by Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E Svarney

Blood, ballistics, and bodies. Fibers, fingerprints, and facial reconstruction. Forensic science, criminal investigations, the art of uncovering and... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596218
Published 2018
$21.95
Handy Geography 3e The Handy Geography Answer Book, Third Edition
by Paul A Tucci

Your smart phone is great for finding your destination. Yet, it doesn't explain how the roads we travel, the towns we visit and borders we cross came... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595761
$21.95
Handy History 3e The Handy History Answer Book, Third Edition
by David L Hudson, Jr.

A Walk through the Ages Our country and the world is changing fast, and a knowledge of history helps us understand the hows, whats, and... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578593729
$21.95
Handy Hockey The Handy Hockey Answer Book
by Stan Fischler

The Hockey Maven shares his hockey knowledge and NHL insights Stick handlers without helmets rushing goaltenders without masks on rinks... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595136
$19.95
Handy Islam The Handy Islam Answer Book
by John Renard, PhD

Peace, Understanding, Faith and Prayer. Reconciling the compassion, caring, and calls for peace from mainstream Muslim leaders with the... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595105
$21.95
Handy Literature The Handy Literature Answer Book: An Engaging Guide to Unraveling Symbols, Signs and Meanings in Great Works
NEW by Daniel S Burt, Ph.D. and Deborah G Felder

From the epic of Gilgamesh to Aristotle and Cicero, and from Shakespeare and the King James Bible to Wuthering Heights, War and Peace, The Adventures... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596355
Published 2018
$21.95
Handy Military History The Handy Military History Answer Book
by Samuel Willard Crompton

Clashes, Carnage, and Courage War, warriors, and weapons. Politics, power, and persuasion. Fighting between tribes, clans, groups, and... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595099
$21.95
Handy Mythology The Handy Mythology Answer Book
by David Leeming, Ph.D.

Epic Tales and Classic Heroes. Vainglorious gods and irresistible seductresses. Beastly beasts and brutal warriors. Stories centuries in the... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578594757
$21.95
Handy New York City The Handy New York City Answer Book
by Chris Barsanti

New York, New York. The largest city in the United States. The self-proclaimed capital of the world. The city of Wall Street and commerce. The city of... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595860
$21.95
Handy Philosophy The Handy Philosophy Answer Book
by Dr. Naomi Zack, PhD

Combining a basic history of philosophical thought with the often quirky personal stories of famous philosophers, this comprehensive introduction to... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578592265
$21.95
Handy Presidents 2e The Handy Presidents Answer Book Second Edition
by David L Hudson, Jr.

A complete look at every Presidents' who, what, when, where, why, and, how . . . Offering an engaging overview of the U.S.... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578593170
$21.95
Handy Religion 2e The Handy Religion Answer Book, Second Edition
by John Renard, PhD

A question-and-answer guide to the prominent religions of the world... The spiritual world we live in today is a diverse and... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578593798
$21.95
Handy State The Handy State-by-State Answer Book
by Samuel Willard Crompton

Red State. Blue state. Rust belt. Sun belt. East coast. West Coast. The Great Plains and Rocky Mountains. The United States of America is a diverse... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578595655
$21.95
Handy Supreme Court The Handy Supreme Court Answer Book
by David L Hudson, Jr.

What's arguably the Supreme Court's most controversial decision? Which Justices signed the Declaration of Independence? How much do you really know... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578591961
$39.95
Handy Texas The Handy Texas Answer Book
NEW by James L Haley

Texas is big in geography, population, and history. It’s the country's second largest state by size and population. It has a unique and varied... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596348
Published 2018
$21.95
Handy Wisconsin The Handy Wisconsin Answer Book
NEW by Terri Schlichenmeyer and Mark Meier

Whether attracted by the bucolic countryside’s lakes, streams, and vacation retreats; the vibrant arts community of Milwaukee; the raucous political... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596614
Published 2019
$21.95
Illuminati The Illuminati: The Secret Society That Hijacked the World
by Jim Marrs

Shining a Light on a Shadowy Society Secret Schemes. Concealed Connections. Pernicious Power. Intimate Initiations. Big banks and market... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596195
$19.95
Native American Landmarks Native American Landmarks and Festivals: A Traveler’s Guide to Indigenous United States and Canada
NEW by Yvonne Wakim Dennis and Arlene Hirschfelder

Experience and explore Native American history, culture, sites, and activities with Native American Landmarks and Festivals: A Traveler’s Guide... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578596416
Published 2018
$22.95
Secret Societies Secret Societies: The Complete Guide to Histories, Rites, and Rituals
by Nick Redfern

Claims and counter-claims. Accusations and allegations. NSA spying and suppressed evidence. Cover-ups and threats. Documented connections and... Read More »

ISBN: 9781578594832
$19.95
Spirit Book The Spirit Book: The Encyclopedia of Clairvoyance, Channeling, and Spirit Communication
by Raymond Buckland

The fascinating history of Spiritualism is coaxed into the material realm as the object of this perceptive and sweeping overview by that legendary... Read More »

ISBN: ebook only
$19.99