Rasmussen, R. Kent
Most widely held works by R. Kent Rasmussen
Mark Twain A to Z : the essential reference to his life and writings by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,532 libraries worldwide
This award-winning comprehensive study of Twain's life & times contains nearly 1,300 entries that cover all important aspects of his life & works. Annotation. The arrangement of entries in an alphabetic rather than topic- oriented format is clumsy, but this reference contains a great deal of information related to Twain's life and work in clearly written brief essays. The entries include written works--with synopses and summaries of publishing history; analytical discussions of characters; and identification of key people, places, and events in Twain's business, literary, and personal life. A chronology in tabular form displays year-by-year activities with regard to residence and travel, personal and business affairs, literary output, family & friends, and literary and historical events. Includes some b&w illustrations.
Dictionary of African historical biography by Mark R Lipschutz ( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and held by 1,234 libraries worldwide
The 50 states ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
Presents up-to-date information on the population, history, geography, economy, and government of the individual states.
Censorship ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 985 libraries worldwide
In its 997 alphabetically arranged essays, this set presents "every dimension of censorship: its targets and victims; its perpetrators and defenders; its rationale; and its subject matter."--p. vi.
Encyclopedia of family life ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
American Indian tribes ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Two volume set with brief entries for all known American Indian tribes.
Black empire by George S Schuyler ( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
The quotable Mark Twain : his essential aphorisms, witticisms & concise opinions by Mark Twain ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
A compendium of over 1,800 quotes from one of America's most beloved writers.
The African American encyclopedia ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Historical dictionary of Rhodesia/Zimbabwe by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Pueblo by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Describes the dwellings of the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest, including the rectangular buildings of stone and clay called pueblos, underground community rooms known as kivas, and cliff dwellings. Includes directions for making a model pueblo.
Cyclopedia of literary places ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
In this set focusing on the "use of place in individual literary works," "place" is defined as any physical location appearing in a work of literature, either real or imaginary. Types of places range from the broad to the particular: examples include countries (Spain), cities and towns (Grover's Corners), neighborhoods (Upper East Side), buildings (Wicker Bar), or individual rooms (Chairman's bedroom).
Magill's legal guide ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of American government ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Critical companion to Mark Twain : a literary reference to his life and work by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Mark Twain for kids : his life and times, 21 activities by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Provides 21 activities that kids can do to learn about the diverse man known as Mark Twain.
Farewell to Jim Crow : the rise and fall of segregation in America by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
The Library of African-American History Series offers engrossing narratives that explore the African-American experience. This book investigates the facets of people's lives most affected by segregation including housing, education, employment, transportation, and public accommodations, and also takes a look at other forms of discrimination, such as voting rights violations. Historical drawings, photos. & maps.
Historical dictionary of Zimbabwe by Steven C Rubert ( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Historical dictionary of Zimbabwe by R. Kent Rasmussen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
World conflicts and confrontations ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
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