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Grossman, Mark

Overview
Works: 18 works in 144 publications in 2 languages and 11,261 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Reference works  Dictionaries  Biography  Digests  Law digests  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Grossman
Political corruption in America : an encyclopedia of scandals, power, and greed by Mark Grossman( )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 2,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents more than 250 entries profiling individuals, cases, and incidents related to political corruption in the United States
Encyclopedia of the United States cabinet by Mark Grossman( )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This encyclopedia is the first work of its kind devoted entirely to the history of the United States Cabinet and its secretaries. Arranged alphabetically by cabinet department, it provides a history of the department and detailed biographical and historical entires of the members who served in some of the nation's highest positions. Also available as an e-book, it is a truly outstanding source filled with facts about the U.S. Cabinet."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2001
The ABC-CLIO companion to the Native American rights movement by Mark Grossman( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 1,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Those seeking to broaden their knowledge and gain insight into the issues defining the Native American rights movement will find solid information in The ABC-CLIO Companion to the Native American Rights Movement. This concise work fully charts the development, ideology, and accomplishments of this relatively new movement. Like other ABC-CLIO History Companions, the guide incorporates a detailed chronology that places significant events in historical context." "Through highly compelling narratives focusing on key themes, personalities, issues, and events, readers can trace the efforts of the Native American rights movement to preserve and recover the civil rights of American Indians. Nearly 500 alphabetized entries address a full range of issues, from the political debate over treaty obligations, ownership of natural resources, and the sovereignty of reservations to religious freedom and spiritual traditions. Throughout the text, key legislation and landmark court cases are highlighted."--Jacket
Constitutional amendments : an encyclopedia of the people, procedures, politics, primary documents, campaigns for the 27 Amendments to the Constitution of the United States by Mark Grossman( )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In two volumes, [this work] not only defines the 27 amendments in comprehensive chapters with detailed narratives on the process behind each amendment, but includes in each chapter a valuable collection of supportive material, such as biographies of individuals significant to the amendment's passage, reprints of actual political debates, newspaper articles, government reports, and Supreme Court cases"--Introduction and User's Guide
Encyclopedia of capital punishment by Mark Grossman( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Encyclopedia of Capital Punishment is a carefully researched reference work that provides a nonpartisan overview of capital punishment through the ages, addressing the history of capital punishment from the seventeenth century B.C.E. to the present and covering controversies, particular cases, and attitudes toward the death penalty in many countries. Included among the more than 240 alphabetically arranged entries are biographies of famous people who have been executed - as well as some famous executioners; biographies of advocates, opponents, and reformers of capital punishment; landmark U.S. court cases; descriptions of various methods of execution throughout history; relevant literary works; eyewitness accounts of executions; statistics; and various historical and contemporary concepts." "Also included in this comprehensive work are a detailed timeline, a master bibliography, and an index. Students, scholars, and library patrons researching the historical and contemporary issues, events, and people tied to capital punishment will turn to this volume again and again."--Jacket
U.S. land and natural resources policy : history, debates, State data, maps, primary documents by Mark Grossman( )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is an overview of the policy debates surrounding U.S. public lands and the natural resources they contain. The greatly expanded second edition traces the origin and evolution of policy, the current debate and future direction of land and natural resources policy. Coverage also extends to assess policy options in light of ecological principles, and examines the importance of public lands and natural resources in the nation's environmental quality and in the quality of life the environment will provide for future generations
The ABC-CLIO companion to the Civil Rights Movement by Mark Grossman( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedic reference for general readers, tracing the civil rights struggle in the US froM the Civil War to the present. Concise alphabetical entries cover the movement's major issues, landmark court decisions, organizations, and key concepts, terms, and events. Also included are biographical sketches of people who played prominent roles in the movement. Many entries are complemented by illustrations or photographs
World military leaders : a biographical dictionary by Mark Grossman( )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From ancient times when Alexander the Great conquered much of Asia to the 20th century when Dwight D. Eisenhower led the Allies to victory over the Axis powers in World War II, history has shown that a single military commander can influence the larger world and change the course of events. World Military Leaders: A Biographical Dictionary profiles influential military leaders from 3500 B.C.E. to the present. This comprehensive A-to-Z reference presents the stories of the military leaders whose actions precipitated enormous change in and beyond their era, from master strategists such as Charlemagne, Robert E. Lee, and Napoleon to the great tacticians, including Decatur, Hannibal, and Rommel."--Jacket
Encyclopedia of the interwar years : from 1919 to 1939 by Mark Grossman( Book )

8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on the United States and Western Europe, this volume provides an interdisciplinary reference to the ideas, people, places, and events of the period between the wars. It features biographies of political leaders, artists, athletes, industrialists, and celebrities, descriptions of artistic, political, and literary movements, summaries of laws and court cases, and accounts of events such as the Black Sox scandal, the Boulogne Conference, the Hindenburg explosion, the signing of the Treaty of Berlin, and the Geneva Disarmament Conference
Speakers of the House of Representatives by Mark Grossman( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on individual Speakers, the history of the position and its changing role in US politics
Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses by Mark Grossman( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of both the first Continental Congress in 1774 and the first Federal Congress in 1789, including their roles in the shaping of early American society and government
The trunk dripped blood : five sensational murder cases of the early 20th century by Mark Grossman( Book )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A trunk dripping blood, discovered at a railway station in Stockton in 1906. In 1913, the dismembered body of a young pregnant woman, found in the East River. In 1916, a successful dentist, poisoned his in-laws. This collection of historical American true crime stories chronicles five murder cases that became media sensations of their day"--
Political corruption in America volume 2: an encyclopedia of scandals, power, and greed by Mark Grossman( )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dynamic, two-volume reference work covers the complete scandal-filled history of American political corruption. Over 350 information-packed entries explore the people, crimes, investigations and court cases behind 200 years of political scandals. Hig
Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses by Mark Grossman( )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two-volume set examines the in-depth history of the first Continental Congress in 1774 and the first Federal Congress in 1789. Coverage dives into the impact and role in the shaping and foundation of early American Society and government
Constitutional Amendments( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thought-provoking and interesting text provides a complete examination of each of our nation's 27 Constitutional Amendments. From the prohibition of alcoholic beverages, to slavery, to the voting rights of women, this text illustrates how the US Constitution has changed since its ratification in 1789
Constitutional Amendments, Volume 1 by Mark Grossman( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thought-provoking and interesting text provides a complete examination of each of the United States' 27 Constitutional Amendments. From the prohibition of alcoholic beverages, to slavery, to the voting rights of women, this text illustrates how the US Constitution has changed since its ratification in 1789
Political corruption in America : Vol. 2: S-Z : an encyclopedia of scandals, power, and greed by Mark Grossman( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The complete scandal-filled history of American political corruption focusing on the infamous people and cases, as well as society's electoral and judicial reactions. America loves a good scandal. Since colonial times, there has been no shortage of politicians willing to take a bribe, skirt campaign finance laws, or act in their own interests. Corruption like the Whiskey Ring, Watergate, and whitewater cases dominate American life, making political scandal a leading U.S. industry. From judges to senators, presidents to mayors, Political Corruption In America discusses the infamous people throughout history that have been accused and implicated in crooked behavior. More than 250 A-Z entries explore the people, crimes, investigations, and court cases behind 200 years of American political scandals. This unbiased volume also delves into the issues surrounding Koreagate, the Chinese money scandal, and other ethical lapses. Relevant terms and statutes, including the Independent Counsel Act and impeachment as a tool of political punishment, are examined as well. Students and scholars following American history, political science, and ethics, plus other intrigued readers, will all appreciate this survey of a wide range of corrupting influences. This title focuses on how politicians of all stripes have fallen because of their greed and hubris. And how society has used electoral and judicial means against those who tested the accepted standards of political conduct
Encyclopedia of the United States Cabinet (2nd Edition) by Mark Grossman( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Encyclopedia of the United States cabinet
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Encyclopedia of the United States cabinetThe ABC-CLIO companion to the Native American rights movementEncyclopedia of capital punishmentWorld military leaders : a biographical dictionaryEncyclopedia of the interwar years : from 1919 to 1939Speakers of the House of RepresentativesPolitical corruption in America volume 2: an encyclopedia of scandals, power, and greedPolitical corruption in America : Vol. 2: S-Z : an encyclopedia of scandals, power, and greed
Alternative Names
グロスマン, マーク

Languages
English (140)

Japanese (2)