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Zeinert, Karen

Overview
Works: 30 works in 67 publications in 2 languages and 14,678 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: KFM2478.8.W5, 345.74450288
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Most widely held works by Karen Zeinert
The Salem witchcraft trials by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the causes, events, and aftermath of the witchcraft trials which took place in Salem, Massachusetts, in the early 1690's and resulted in the deaths of more than nineteen people
Wisconsin by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, history, government, economy, people, achievements, and landmarks of Wisconsin
Those remarkable women of the American revolution by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what it was like to be a woman during the Revolutionary War. Some women, in addition to managing their homes and families, took an active role in the war. Some served in the army (disguised as men), other acted as spies, and still others met in groups to provide goods and services
The Amistad slave revolt and American abolition by Karen Zeinert( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the 1839 revolt of Africans aboard the slave ship Amistad, their apprehension, and long trial which ended in their acquittal by the Supreme Court
Those courageous women of the Civil War by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the important contributions of various women, Northern, Southern, and slave, to the American Civil War, on the battlefield, in print, on the home front, and in other areas where they challenged traditional female roles
Those incredible women of World War II by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describing the heroic efforts of the many women who served during the Second World War, a collection of personal accounts relates their participation in the military, medicine, journalism, and in volunteer efforts, and notes their impact on women's equality
The valiant women of the Vietnam War by Karen Zeinert( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerging from their 1950s-sitcom ideal roles as wives and mothers, women came out in force during the turbulent times of the Vietnam War. From journalists who risked (and sometimes gave) their lives to provide the American people with the truth, to nurses and volunteers who selflessly served and boosted morale in horrifying conditions and situations, to women who mobilized on the home front in protest or support of the war, women of all ages took advantage of the changing climate brought on by the war and the Civil Rights Movement and broke free of the roles that had been stifling them since the end of World War II. Culminating in the establishment of a Vietnam women's memorial, this book takes a hard look at the war and women's roles in it. Also includes a discussion of Vietnamese women's role in the conflict
Those extraordinary women of World War I by Karen Zeinert( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the role women played during World War I in various capacities, taking over male roles and inevitably aiding the women's suffrage movement
Cults by Karen Zeinert( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various types of cults including their history, characteristics, and danger to American society
Free speech : from newspapers to music lyrics by Karen Zeinert( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the origins of free speech in this country & provides the historical context for current debates. Efforts to control the media are explored & issues including hate groups, book burnings & violence on television are discussed
The Persian Empire by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rise and fall of the Persian Empire from its earliest days to the seventh century when it was conquered by the Arabs. The culture, artistic achievements, religion, and legacy of the once mighty empire are discussed.--
The Lincoln murder plot by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, including quotations from contemporary sources such as the diary of John Wilkes Booth, the testimony of witnesses, letters, and accounts by others involved, examines the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln
Across the plains in the Donner Party by Virginia Reed Murphy( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the winter of 1846-47, the Donner party became snowbound in the Sierra Nevada mountains on their way to California. Virginia Reed, a member of the party, was twelve years old at the time
Suicide : tragic choice by Karen Zeinert( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the issue of suicide, including its history, causes, and psychology
McCarthy and the fear of communism in American history by Karen Zeinert( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the rise of anti-communism in the United States beginning after World War I and culminating in the virulently anti-communist activities led by Senator Joe McCarthy in the 1950s. Also discusses the aftermath of the McCarthy era
The brave women of the Gulf wars : Operation Desert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom by Karen Zeinert( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the roots of the Gulf wars and the role women played in the military, as correspondents, as medics, and on the homefront
The Warsaw ghetto uprising by Karen Zeinert( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in the section of Warsaw where Polish Jews were confined by the Nazis and discusses the activities of the Jewish resistance prior to the destruction of the ghetto in 1943
All about chinchillas by Karen Zeinert( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives step-by-step instructions on every aspect of chinchilla care from feeding, housing, breeding, grooming, showing, and playing with chinchillas right through dealing with common health problems
Victims of teen violence by Karen Zeinert( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates accounts of teen violence in school, at home, among friends, and in public places, and offers information for victims about what to do and where to get help
Captured by Indians : the life of Mary Jemison by James E Seaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of Mary Jemison, who after her capture by the Shawnee was adopted into a Seneca family and lived voluntarily with the Indians for the rest of her life, as she would have told it to her biographer
 
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Those remarkable women of the American revolutionThe Amistad slave revolt and American abolitionThose courageous women of the Civil WarThose incredible women of World War IIThe valiant women of the Vietnam WarThose extraordinary women of World War ICultsFree speech : from newspapers to music lyrics