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The 1900s: From Teddy Roosevelt to Flying Machines (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The 1900s. . . What do the novel The Jungle, Jim Crow laws, the Model T Ford, and Madame Curie have in common? Each, in its own way, helped define the 1900s, a period in which the United States was changing from a predominantly rural country into an industrial power with powerful factories and booming cities. In The 1900s From Teddy Roosevelt to Flying Machines, Revised Edition, author Stephen Feinstein describes the triumphs, tragedies, fads, and fashions of the 1900s. From vaudeville theaters to the San Francisco earthquake, from teddy bears to the Great White Fleet, Feinstein examines the people and events that made the 1900s one of the most unique periods in American history.

The 1910s from World War I to Ragtime Music (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The Decades of the 20th Century series uses short articles and numerous photos to introduce young readers to the people and events that made news and changed history in the twentieth century. -- Highlighting important happenings in politics, science, sports, the arts and entertainment, and environmental issues, the series also focuses on interesting topics like the lifestyles, fashions, and fads that have made each decade of the century unique and memorable. -- Curriculum based and useful for reports.

The 1920s: From Prohibition to Charles Lindbergh (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The Decades of the 20th Century series uses short articles and numerous photos to introduce young readers to the people and events that made news and changed history in the twentieth century. -- Highlighting important happenings in politics, science, sports, the arts and entertainment, and environmental issues, the series also focuses on interesting topics like the lifestyles, fashions, and fads that have made each decade of the century unique and memorable. -- Curriculum based and useful for reports.

The 1930s from the Great Depression to the Wizard of Oz (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

Author Stephen Feinstein describes the amazing era of the 1930s. From Roosevelt's New Deal, through the HINDENBURG disaster, to Jesse Owen's inspirational triumph at the Olympics, Feinstein examines the fads, fashions, people, and events that marked the 1930s as one of the most pivotal periods in American history.

The 1940s: From World War II to Jackie Robinson (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The Decades of the 20th Century series uses short articles and numerous photos to introduce young readers to the people and events that made news and changed history in the twentieth century. -- Highlighting important happenings in politics, science, sports, the arts and entertainment, and environmental issues, the series also focuses on interesting topics like the lifestyles, fashions, and fads that have made each decade of the century unique and memorable. -- Curriculum based and useful for reports.

The 1950s: From the Korean War to Elvis (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The 1950s. . . What do Dwight David Eisenhower, the movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Beatniks, Marilyn Monroe, the suburbs, and Sputnik have in common? Each, in some way, helped define the 1950s, a period of great contrast in American life. The decade that introduced the world to Elvis Presley and DNA was also a time of air-raid drills and a fear of Communist spies.

The 1960s from the Vietnam War to Flower Power (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The Decades of the 20th Century series uses short articles and numerous photos to introduce young readers to the people and events that made news and changed history in the twentieth century. -- Highlighting important happenings in politics, science, sports, the arts and entertainment, and environmental issues, the series also focuses on interesting topics like the lifestyles, fashions, and fads that have made each decade of the century unique and memorable. -- Curriculum based and useful for reports.

The 1970s from Watergate to Disco (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

Author Stephen Feinstein describes the triumphs, tragedies, fads, and fashions of the 1970s. From the Watergate break-in to Star Wars, Feinstein examines the people and events that made the 1970s one of the most colorful periods in American history.

The 1980s: From Ronald Reagan to MTV (Decades of the 20th Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

-- The Decades of the 20th Century series uses short articles and numerous photos to introduce young readers to the people and events that made news and changed history in the twentieth century. -- Highlighting important happenings in politics, science, sports, the arts and entertainment, and environmental issues, the series also focuses on interesting topics like the lifestyles, fashions, and fads that have made each decade of the century unique and memorable. -- Curriculum based and useful for reports.

The 1990s: From the Persian Gulf War to Y2K (Decades of the Twentieth Century)

by Stephen Feinstein

The Decades of the 20th Century series uses short articles and numerous photos to introduce young readers to the people and events that made news and changed history in the twentieth century. -- Highlighting important happenings in politics, science, sports, the arts and entertainment, and environmental issues, the series also focuses on interesting topics like the lifestyles, fashions, and fads that have made each decade of the century unique and memorable. -- Curriculum based and useful for reports.

Alaska: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Interesting facts and information about the geography, climate, economy, government, and history of each state. Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

Arizona: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Interesting facts and information about the geography, climate, economy, government, and history of each state. Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

Barack Obama

by Stephen Feinstein

Barack Obama had a childhood full of adventure. His mother was American; his father was African. Barack lived Hawaii and Indonesia. He grew up to be a senator and U.S. president. With colorful illustrations, lively layout, and accessible vocabulary, this inspiring biography tells the exciting life story of this African-American hero. Ideal for early independent readers and useful for beginning reports.

California Plants and Animals

by Stephen Feinstein

Which species found in California are endangered or threatened? Where can you find a 4,000 year-old tree? You can find the answers to these questions in California Plants and Animals. This book contains many fun and fascinating facts about the plants and animals that live in California and the habitats in which they live. You will learn how these living things fit into an ecosystem and what actions are being taken to protect California's natural environment.

The Chimpanzee: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Stephen Feinstein offers an account of the animal species closest to our own. One of the highlights of the text is a poignant look at famous conservationist Jane Goodall's efforts to save the chimp. Important tips that the reader can use to help save chimpanzees is provided in the book and on some of the websites that are showcased throughout.

Civics in America

by Stephen Feinstein Michael Barry Mary Kathleen Flynn Ann Sherman Judith Lloyd Yero

"Civics in America" contains chapters on American Citizenship, The foundations of American Government, The Constitution, The Living Constitution, The Legislative Branch, The Executive Branch, State Government, How Our Political System works (Parties, Politics and Participation), Law and Out Legal System, Economics and the American Economy, United States Foreign Policy. In addition it contains Skills Hand Book, Civics in America features.

Colin Powell (African-American Heroes)

by Stephen Feinstein

Colin Powell was the first African American to be Secretary of State, following an illustrious career as a four-star general and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. This easy biography has colorful illustrations, lively layout, and accessible vocabulary. Ideal for early independent readers and useful for beginning reports.

Colorado: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Interesting facts and information about the geography, climate, economy, government, and history of each state. Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

Florida: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Interesting facts and information about the geography, climate, economy, government, and history of each state. Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

George Washington: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Covers the lives, accomplishments, and political careers of the American presidents. Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

John Adams: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

- Covers the lives, accomplishments, and political careers of the American presidents. - Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

John Quincy Adams: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

Covers the lives, accomplishments, and political careers of the American presidents.

Mae Jemison (African-American Heroes)

by Stephen Feinstein

As a little girl, Mae Jemison dreamed about being an astronaut. She became a medical doctor and engineer, but she held onto her dream. In 1992, she was the first African-American woman in space. This easy biography will inspire early independent readers.

Minnesota: A MyReportLinks.com Book

by Stephen Feinstein

- Interesting facts and information about the geography, climate, economy, government, and history of each state. - Pre-evaluated Report Links back up each book.

Muhammad Ali (African-American Heroes)

by Stephen Feinstein

Over the course of his boxing career, Muhammad Ali-born Cassius Clay-became one of the best-known people in the world. This easy biography covers his early life, his conversion to Islam, his resistance to the military draft, and his many boxing titles. Exciting photographs and easy vocabulary bring The Greatest to life. Ideal for early independent readers and beginning reports.

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