b'12G rey HouseP ublishing American GovernmentRECENT From Suffrage to the Senate FOURTH EDITIONHISTORYAMERICAS POLITICAL WOMEN: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LEADERS, CAUSES & ISSUESBY SUZANNE ODEA, PH.D.A well-researched, skillfully organized reference on American womens influenceon public life.Recommended for all public and academic libraries. Library JournalThis dynamic, two-volume reference work explores American womens path to political power and social equality, from the struggle for the right to vote and the abolition of slavery, to the first African American woman in the U.S. Senate and beyond.With an emphasis on modern pioneers from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds such as Kirsten Gillibrand, Barbara Comstock, Maxine Waters, Nikki Haley, Pramila Jayapal, Lisa Murkowski, and Kamala Harris, From Suffrage to the Senate covers the individuals, organizations, movements, publications, milestones, legislative victories, and court cases that have changed the face of American politics. Over 900 in-depth biographies cover politicians, journalists, lawyers, activists and campaigners. One-third of the entries cover court cases, organizations, movements and social issues relevant to American political women. Expanded Primary Documents section now includes over 60 primary sources. Original documents are referenced in relevant entries throughout the two volumes. Detailed Facts & Statistics section provides important contextual background. An Historical Timeline places articles in chronological sequence that adds more context to research. A rich Bibliography guides future research. This reference is a must-purchase for womens studies departments, high schools and public libraries and will be a handy resource for those researching the key players in womens politics, past and present.Fourth Edition|September 2019|Two Volumes, 800 pages|Hardcover|ISBN 978-1-64265-097-6 | $255 Includes Free Online Access on the Salem Press PlatformRECENT Encyclopedia of the THIRD EDITIONUnited States Cabinet, 1789-2019EDITED BY D. ALAN DEANTo find the material needed for such a book must have been a monumental task; tomake it readable and, yes, even fascinating is Herculean! Most academic libraries will find it indispensable for history and political science students and faculty. Large public libraries will also want a copy. High-school libraries might consider purchase, especially if they have a strong advanced placement curriculum. BooklistWith its unique arrangement by administration and thoughtful presentation of information, no other source provides such insight into this important political body. An incredible amount of detailed information on over 600 cabinet members (plus 16 Confederate cabinet members) make this third edition a must for all researchers and students of United States history, political science, and the government.Introductory Material provides readers with important background information.Historical Snapshots in each chapter set the stage for the reader.Cabinet Essays define each cabinet by its successes, failures and challenges. Essays describe what influenced the presidents choices, and how well the cabinet worked as a team. Also, in earlyadministrations, readers will learn how each cabinet post originated.In-Depth Cabinet Member Biographies include family history, and positions held before being named to the Cabinet. These biographies document political agendas, accomplishments and failures of the cabinetmembers, plus how they resigned, what they did after leaving the Cabinet, and details of how they died.Primary Documents explore several different topics. Written by newspaper correspondents,presidents, or cabinet members themselves, these documents span hundreds of years.Additional features include Several Appendices, an authoritative Bibliography and a Cumulative Index. The value of this original history of the United States to students, researchers, librarians, scholars, lawyers, government officials, and others with an interest in American history is incalculable.Third Edition|October 2019|Two Volumes, 800 pages|Hardcover|ISBN 978-1-64265-099-0|$275 Includes Free Online Access on the Salem Press Platform(800) 562-2139 GET ONLINE ACCESS WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.greyhouse.com'