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Wiener, Roberta 1952-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 196 publications in 1 language and 12,868 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Sources  Biography  Military history 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E468.9, 973.73
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Most widely held works by Roberta Wiener
The encyclopedia of the American Revolutionary War : a political, social, and military history( Book )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This definitive scholarly reference on the American Revolution--written by acclaimed researchers and military experts from around the world--covers the causes, course, and consequences of the war and the political, social, and military origins of the nation
Divided in two : the road to Civil War, 1861 by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political, economic, and social reasons that led to the Civil War, including the struggle over slavery and individual states' rights
The American West : living the frontier dream by James R Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On to Richmond : the Civil War in the East, 1861-1862 by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the early battles of the Civil War, including the First Battle of Bull Run and the Battle of Antietam, and discusses the affects of the war on both Confederate and Union soldiers
River to victory : the Civil War in the West, 1861-1863 by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the early battles fought in the West during the Civil War, including the Battle of Shiloh and the Battle of Stones River
Lost cause : the end of the Civil War, 1864-1865 by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the last year of the Civil War, including Linclon's reelection, and the final battles west of Richmond which ended the Confederate Army's hopes of victory and the surrender at Appomattox
This unhappy country : the turn of the Civil War, 1863 by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the key Civil War battles that helped determine the outcome of the conflict, and includes photographs, maps, illustrations, and sidebars that profile significant people and events
Life goes on : the Civil War at home, 1861-1865 by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at life on the home front during the Civil War, examining the experiences of men and women from the North and South who kept farms, factories, hospitals, homes, and other institutions running during the conflict
Cold War : the essential reference guide by James R Arnold( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impact of the Cold War is still being felt around the world today. This insightful single-volume reference captures the events and personalities of the era, while also inspiring critical thinking about this still-controversial period
American Civil War : the essential reference guide by James R Arnold( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This guide offers an accessible, single-volume source on the conflict that helped define the American nation. Enhanced by historical illustrations and documents, this guide promotes a nuanced understanding of the events, personalities, and issues related to the war and its aftermath. In addition to an A-Z encyclopedia of major leaders, events, and issues, this work includes a comprehensive overview essay on the war, plus separate essays by a prominent Civil War historian on its causes and consequences."--Page 2 Cover
American Civil War : the definitive encyclopedia and document collection by Spencer Tucker( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features comprehensive coverage of the American Civil War, including significant battles and skirmishes, important civilian and military figures, weaponry, and government relations with Native Americans. The entries also address the events that led to the conflict, the international diplomacy of the war, the rise of the Republican Party, the impact of slavery, the secession crisis, the complex challenges of the war's aftermath, and more
The encyclopedia of North American Indian wars, 1607-1890 : a political, social, and military history by Spencer Tucker( Book )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This encyclopedia provides a broad, in-depth, and multidisciplinary look at the causes and effects of warfare between whites and Native Americans, encompassing nearly three centuries of history
Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe by James R Arnold( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Robert Mugabe's rise to power in Zimbabwe's first elections as an independent nation, how his economic policies have contributed to the country's ruin, and what life is like in Zimbabwe under his rule
The encyclopedia of North American colonial conflicts to 1775 : a political, social, and military history by Roberta Wiener( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Covers all major wars and conflicts in North America from the late-15th to mid-18th centuries, with discussions of key battles, diplomatic efforts, military technologies, and strategies and tactics ... [E]xplores the context for conflict, with essays on competing colonial powers, every major Native American tribe, all important political and military leaders, and a range of social and cultural issues."--Publisher's Web site
The industrial revolution by James R Arnold( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an account of how the industrial world emerged in the late eighteenth century, discusses the social, economic, and political consequences of industrialization, and looks at the scientific and/or technological developments that accompanied the change. Includes photographs, maps, graphs, and time lines
Pennsylvania : the history of Pennsylvania colony, 1681-1776 by Roberta Wiener( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed look at the formation of the colony of Pennsylvania, its government, and its overall history, plus a prologue on world events in 1681 and an epilogue on Pennsylvania today
Connecticut : the history of Connecticut colony, 1633-1776 by Roberta Wiener( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the early colonization of Connecticut, discussing the struggles the colonists endured, their government, and daily lives
The encyclopedia of the War of 1812 : a political, social, and military history( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is a comprehensive reference work on the War of 1812, offering a multidisciplinary treatment of course, causes, effects, and specific details of the War that provides both quick reference and in-depth analysis. --from publisher description
The encyclopedia of the Mexican-American War : a political, social, and military history( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This user-friendly encyclopedia comprises a wide array of accessible yet detailed entries that address the military, social, political, cultural, and economic aspects of the Mexican-American War
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and natural resources management on army installations, 1941-1987 by James R Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The encyclopedia of the American Revolutionary War : a political, social, and military history
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Covers
Divided in two : the road to Civil War, 1861The American West : living the frontier dreamOn to Richmond : the Civil War in the East, 1861-1862River to victory : the Civil War in the West, 1861-1863Lost cause : the end of the Civil War, 1864-1865This unhappy country : the turn of the Civil War, 1863Life goes on : the Civil War at home, 1861-1865Cold War : the essential reference guide