b'16 G rey HouseP ublishing American GovernmentBEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! Political Corruption in America THIRD EDITIONPolitical Corruption in America has no equal highly recommended for reference collections in public libraries, university libraries, history collections, and high schools. Library JournalHISTORYThis dynamic, two-volume resource covers the scandal-filled history of American political corruption. This edition includes 339 A-Z entries on ethics violations, falsifying election signatures, bribery, perjury, wire fraud, extortion, racketeering, Russian electioninterference, hush money, embezzlement, and gun trafficking, to name a few. Additional features include an in-depth HistoricalChronology of major political scandals in U.S. history, an expanded Primary Documents section, nine helpful Appendices, a full rangeof graphics, an annotated Bibliography and Suggested Readings that provide more context. This title focuses on how politicians fromall parties have fallen because of their greed and hubris, and how society has used electoral and judicial means against those whotested the accepted standards of political conduct.Third Edition|January 2018|Two Volumes, 909 pages|Hardcover|ISBN 978-1-68217-548-4|$255 Includes Free Online Access on the Salem Press PlatformConstitutional Amendments SECOND EDITIONthorough discussion of the background of the 27 Amendments will be a useful addition to public and academic library collections. Library JournalThis second edition provides analyses of the people, procedures, politics, primary documents, and campaigns for the 27 Amendments to the Constitution of the United States. 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Second Edition|January 2017|Two Volumes, 1,257 pages|Hardcover|ISBN 978-1-68217-176-9|$275 Includes Free Online Access on the Salem Press PlatformEncyclopedia of theContinental Congresses FIRST EDITION A first-ever comprehensive resource dealing with the men and events that shaped the actions and reactions of the Continental Congresses. a clear must-have for any academic library reference collection.ARBAThis two-volume set provides an in-depth examination of the Congresses and their role in the shaping and foundation of early American society and government. Comprehensive coverage includes both the first Continental Congress in 1774 and the first Federal Congress in 1789, along with a detailed Introduction to provide the reader with ample background information. Over 600 informative A-Z entries, many of them illustrated, examine the Delegates to the Congress, women and others figures who were significant to the political and social scene, key places, and important issues, such as slavery, war, diplomacy and peace. Additional elements include an Historical Timeline that chronicles significant events, several Appendices, a thorough Bibliography and a Subject Index. The value of this original history of the United States to students, researchers, librarians, scholars, lawyers, and others with an interest in American history is incalculable.First Edition|March 2015|Two Volumes, 1,746 pages|Hardcover|ISBN 978-1-61925-175-5|$245 Includes Free Online Access on the Salem Press PlatformThe Religious Right & American PoliticsFOURTH EDITIONAn accessible and reasonably priced reference tool for patrons of public, secondary school, and college or university libraries, which I recommend highly there is no reference tool like it. 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