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Gale (Firm)

Works: 1,143 works in 1,343 publications in 2 languages and 41,210 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Bio-bibliography  Directories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Reference works  Biography  Encyclopedias  Bibliography  History  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Author
Classifications: HS17, 060
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Most widely held works by Gale (Firm)
Contemporary authors; a bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television and other fields( )

in English and held by 3,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Find biographical information on more than 130,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters. Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, biographical and critical sources, authors' comments, and informative essays about their lives and work. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year (included in subscription)."
Encyclopedia of associations( )

in English and held by 2,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive list of national organizations described briefly, with names, addresses, and telephone numbers. Associations keep track of industry data for their members and may have valuable information on an industry that would not be found in standard business sources. Indexes include name of organization, key word, and geographic area
Twentieth-century literary criticism by Gale Research Company( )

in English and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteenth-century literature criticism( )

in English and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Market share reporter( )

in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents market share data on over four thousand companies, and 2,500 products, facilities, and brands. Several entries are usually available under each industry
Encyclopedia of associations( )

in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A guide to over ... international nonprofit membership organizations including multinational and binational groups, and national organizations based outside the United States, concerned with all subjects or areas of activity."
Literature criticism from 1400 to 1800( )

in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical discussion of the works of fifteenth-, sixteenth-, seventeenth-, and eighteenth-century novelists, poets, playwrights, philosophers, and other creative writers
Directories in print( )

in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directories for almost everything
Contemporary musicians( )

in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides biographical information on important figures in today's musical arena, covering artists working in all genres of modern music, including rock, jazz, pop, rap, rhythm and blues, folk, New Age, country, gospel and reggae
Capital punishment, cruel and unusual? by Mei Ling Rein( )

in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abortion, an eternal social and moral issue( )

in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of governmental advisory organizations( )

in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The environment, a revolution in attitudes( )

in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing old in America( )

in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A current statistical look at the aged in United States emphasizing problems such as economic status, living conditions, health and related problems, elderly victims, and providing health care for the elderly
Encyclopedia of management by Sonya D Hill( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers numerous topics in management theories and applications, such as aggregate planning, benchmarking, logistics, diversification strategy, non-traditional work arrangements, performance measurement, productivity measures, supply chain management, and much more
Capital Punishment by Kim Masters Evans( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world
Gale encyclopedia of world history : governments( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gale Encyclopedia of World History: War provides a broad overview of war throughout world history, from ancient times to present, with a special emphasis on its causes and repercussions. In two volumes, the set is organized chronologically, by war, into chapters. Chapters include: Assyrian Conquests (853 B.C. to 612 B.C.); Greek-Persian Wars (5th century B.C.); Conquests of Alexander the Great (4th century B.C.); Roman Conquests (3rd-1st centuries B.C.); Invasions of Rome (4th and 5th centuries A.D.); Expansion of Islam (7th-11th centuries); Viking Raids & Norman Conquests (8th-11th centuries); The Crusades (1099-1291); Mongol Conquests (13th-14th centuries); Hundred Years Wars (1337-1453); Rise and Decline of the Ottoman Empire (14th-17th centuries); Mogul Conquest of India (1526-1707); Conquest of the Americas (15th-16th centuries); Religious Wars in Europe (16th-17th centuries); Japanese Feudal Wars (16th century); Thirty Years War (1618-1648); English Civil War (1642-1651); Dynastic Wars of Europe (1688-1748); Seven Years War (1756-1763); American Revolution (1775-1781); French Revolution & Napoleonic Wars (1789-1815); American Civil War (1861-1865); Crimean War (1854-1856); South American Wars of Liberation (19th century); European Wars of Empire (includes Boer Wars; 19th-early 20th century); World War I (1914-1919); Spanish Civil War (1936-1939); World War II (1939-1945); Korean War (1950-1953); Post-Colonial Wars (1940s-1970s); Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988); Terrorism. Each chapter includes an introductory essay on the war followed by entries grouped under consistent subheads: Overview, Major Figures, Major Battles, Key Elements of War Craft, and Impact. Gale Encyclopedia of World History: War consists of approximately 400 entries, including subject entries and biographies that average about 1,000 words; 300 images, including maps; a chronology; a glossary; sources for further study; and a general index
The Gale encyclopedia of genetic disorders( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides clear, complete information on genetic disorders, including conditions, tests, procedures, treatments and therapies, in articles that are both comprehensive and easy to understand in language accessible to laypersons
Konstitutsionnye proekty Rossii 1799-1825( )

1 edition published in 2007 in Russian and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic art of the United States through 2000, animation and cartoons : an international bibliography by John A Lent( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on U.S. and Canadian comic art, animation, caricature, and gag, political, illustrative, and magazine cartoons. Provides citations of books, chapters, articles, and "fugitive" materials gleaned from a variety of sources worldwide, including many periodicals and journals
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Encyclopedia of management
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Capital PunishmentGale encyclopedia of world history : governmentsThe Gale encyclopedia of genetic disordersComic art of the United States through 2000, animation and cartoons : an international bibliography