Books by Publisher: ABC-CLIO Ltd

    Human and Environmental Impact of Fracking

    By Madelon L. Finkel

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    Hardback £33.91

    Fracking for gas trapped in shale could be a game changer in the quest to find alternatives to dirty fossil fuels, but it also has potential for harm. This book provides "one-stop shopping" for everyone who wants to know more about the issues.

    Economics of the Family

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    Hardback Save £4.44 = £64.56

    A fascinating look at the role that households-and the dynamics of families, in particular-play in creating economic growth and social stability in modern economies and markets.

    Controversies in Contemporary Religion: Education, Law, Politics, Society, and Spirituality

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    Hardback £112.26

    Religious or spiritual beliefs underpin many controversies and conflicts in the contemporary world. Written by a range of scholarly contributors, this three-volume set provides contextual background information and detailed explanations of religious controversies across the globe.

    Civil War Special Forces: The Elite and Distinct Fighting Units of the Union and Confederate Armies

    By Robert P. Broadwater

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    Hardback £29.46

    This timely addition to Civil War history shares the stories of 25 unique military organizations, showing how past and future collided in the first modern war.

    50 Worst Terrorist Attacks

    By Edward F. Mickolus

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    Hardback £38.46

    In the last 50 years, terrorists have committed hundreds of horrific acts of violence to further their causes. This accessible, single-volume text covers the most significant terrorist acts across contemporary history worldwide.

    Color Behind Bars: Racism in the U.S. Prison System

    By Scott William Bowman

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    Hardback £76.26

    A diverse, critical analysis of racial and ethnic disparities within the American criminal justice system that encourages critical thinking by providing various sides to the issues.

    To Establish Justice for All [3 Volumes]: The Past and Future of Civil Legal Aid in the United States

    By Earl Johnson

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    Hardback Save £9.74 = £112.26

    For over a century, many have struggled to turn the Constitution's prime goal "to establish Justice" into reality for Americans who cannot afford lawyers through civil legal aid. This book explains how and why.

    Global HIV/AIDS Politics, Policy, and Activism [3 Volumes]: Persistent Challenges and Emerging Issues

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    Hardback Save £46.34 = £75.66

    An international team of specialists in politics, policy, and activism provide an indispensible guide to the persistent challenges and emerging issues posed by the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, now in its fourth decade.

    Encyclopedia of American Recessions and Depressions

    By Daniel J. Leab

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    Hardback Save £9.44 = £109.56

    A riveting look at the financial cycles in American economic history from colonial times to the present day, with an eye on the similarities and differences between past and present conditions as analyzed by leading economic historians.

    Old School Still Matters

    By Brian L. Fife

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    Hardback Save £1.24 = £35.76

    Can public schools in America be saved? This book considers theory, current practice, and the common school ideal through a historical lens to arrive at practical suggestions for reforming contemporary public education.

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