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Feinberg, Barbara Silberdick

Overview
Works: 46 works in 86 publications in 2 languages and 11,460 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Popular works  Dictionaries  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address : four score and more by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events and motivations which led to Lincoln's famous speech, dedicating the Gettysburg cemetery to the fallen soldiers
The Great Depression and the New Deal : America's economic collapse and recovery by Anne E Schraff( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the devastating effect of the 1929 stock market crash on American economy and Franklin D. Roosevelt's programs to restore the nation's financial health
The great monkey trial : science versus fundamentalism in America by Tom McGowen( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Scopes trial concerning the teaching of evolution in public schools, its outcome, and the implications for the continuing debate between evolutionists and creationists
America held hostage : the Iran hostage crisis and the Iran-contra affair by Don Lawson( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how extremist groups and governments have resorted to hostage taking in recent years, and shows how both the Carter and Reagan administrations have dealt with such crises
John Adams : America's 2nd president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the coming of age, diplomatic and presidential career, private life, and legacy of America's second president
The cabinet by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a historical perspective for the development of the cabinet with heads of executive departments of government as advisers to the president
Watergate : scandal in the White House by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the events following the Watergate break-in and the political scandal that resulted in the resignation of President Nixon
Franklin D. Roosevelt : America's 32nd president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franklin D. Roosevelt, the only president to be elected to four terms, led the country through its two gravest periods of the 1900s, the Great Depression of the 1930s and World War II in the 1940s. In the 1930s, when millions of people were unemployed, banks were failing, and business was at a standstill, he sponsored sweeping legislation to provide jobs and assistance to individuals and to regulate banking and business. He led the country into World War II in late 1941, and died soon after his fourth term began, and only months before Allied forces brought the war to a victorious conclusion. Includes color illustrations, a timeline, boxed features on events and people of special interest, and lively text introducing the featured president and the times in which he lived
The Articles of Confederation : the first constitution of the United States by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the purpose and history of the Articles of Confederation and discusses how it led to the more powerful Constitution
Hiroshima and Nagasaki by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the events which led up to the dropping of atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and the results of the bombings
The dictionary of the U.S. Constitution by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of terms and concepts related to the U.S. Constitution and the Supreme Court decisions which have interpreted it
Woodrow Wilson : America's 28th president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the twenty-eighth president of the United States, with information about his childhood, family, political career, presidency, and legacy
Franklin D. Roosevelt, gallant president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who served as President for more than 12 years, longer than any other man
Marx and Marxism by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and German and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the nineteenth-century German philosopher and interprets his ideas, which played a revolutionary role in the development of Communism
The national government by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys how our federal system operates, discussing the Constitution and the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of government
Patricia Ryan Nixon, 1912-1993 by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of an intensely private person remembered for many achievements as First Lady and admired for loyalty to her husband, the thirty-seventh president of the United States
Constitutional amendments by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the twenty-seven amendments that have been adopted since the Constitution was approved more than 200 years ago
Electing the president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the presidential election process including primaries, nominations, national conventions, campaigns, and the electoral college
State governments by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines what governors, legislators, judges, and other state officials do, and how their powers and responsibilities differ from state to state
Freedom by Lois Cantwell( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the concept of freedom, explaining how ideals such as freedom of religion and the freedom to petition and assemble were developed, secured, and made accessible to all Americans
 
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John Adams : America's 2nd president
Alternative Names
Feinberg, Barbara

Feinberg, Barbara Jane

Languages
English (45)

German (1)

Covers
John Adams : America's 2nd presidentThe cabinetFranklin D. Roosevelt : America's 32nd presidentThe Articles of Confederation : the first constitution of the United StatesHiroshima and NagasakiThe dictionary of the U.S. ConstitutionWoodrow Wilson : America's 28th presidentThe national government