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Feinberg, Barbara Silberdick

Overview
Works: 44 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 11,431 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Popular works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E807, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg
The Great Depression and the New Deal : America's economic collapse and recovery by Anne E Schraff( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 590 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 )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 547 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 530 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 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the coming of age, diplomatic and presidential career, private life, and legacy of America's second president
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address : four score and more by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events and motivations which led to Lincoln's famous speech, dedicating the Gettysburg cemetery to the fallen soldiers
Watergate : scandal in the White House by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the events following the Watergate break-in and the political scandal that resulted in the resignation of President Nixon
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 447 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 )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 439 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
Franklin D. Roosevelt : America's 32nd president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 437 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 dictionary of the U.S. Constitution by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 428 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
Franklin D. Roosevelt, gallant president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who served as President for more than 12 years, longer than any other man
Woodrow Wilson : America's 28th president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 411 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
The national government by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 328 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 )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 321 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 )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 295 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
State governments by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 291 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
Electing the president by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the presidential election process including primaries, nominations, national conventions, campaigns, and the electoral college
The changing White House by Barbara Silberdick Feinberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the White House through the years and the changes made by its different inhabitants
Freedom by Lois Cantwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 267 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 (32)

Covers
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address : four score and moreThe Articles of Confederation : the first constitution of the United StatesHiroshima and NagasakiFranklin D. Roosevelt : America's 32nd presidentThe dictionary of the U.S. ConstitutionWoodrow Wilson : America's 28th presidentThe national governmentPatricia Ryan Nixon, 1912-1993