|Author||: Margie Burton|
|Publisher||: Benchmark Education Company|
|Release Date||: 2011-01-01|
|ISBN 10||: 1616725435|
|Pages||: 123 pages|
|Rating||: 4/5 from 21 reviews|
This book is about the similarities between generations of people.
by Phillip G. Henderson
In The Presidency Then and Now, leading political scientists and historians assess the development of the presidency and its role in today's political landscape. The questions addressed in this wide-ranging volume include: How has the doctrine of separation of powers evolved? How have presidential campaigns and presidential oratory influenced the constitutional character of the institution? How does the scandal-driven press coverage of the post-Vietnam and post-Watergate presidency compare with the partisan press of the early republic? Among other topics, theGET BOOK!
by Thomas Forrest Kelly
A "you are there" guide to masterpieces of Western music. Music Then and Now offers a vivid introduction to Western music by focusing on 28 works in-depth. Its "you are there" approach--demonstrated by each chapter's rich historical and cultural context--engages students in the excitement of hearing the music as original audiences did when the music was first performed. Covering all historical periods and genres, the book gives students all the tools they need for close listening. And with Total Access, everyGET BOOK!
by Vicki Lewis Thompson
Loren Stanfield hadn't seen Adam Riordan in twenty-three years. Yet the moment he stepped off the plane, she felt like a teenager again. Until she noticed Adam's sophisticated eighteen-year-old daughter, Daphne, flirting with Loren's own son, Joshua. Suddenly Loren felt every one of her forty years. Daphne's using all the same techniques to dazzle Joshua that Loren had tried with Adam. Should she tell the girl that love can't be forced—a lesson Loren had learned the hard way? ShouldGET BOOK!
by Carole Mohr
Read Along or Enhanced eBook: Jasmin is astounded when Grandma tells her about the many things that were different when she was a girl - no computers, no e-mail, no color TV, no CD's, no cell phones, and no microwaves! But she and Grandma agree that one thing has never changed: the joy of cooking dinner together as a family.GET BOOK!
by Nadia Higgins
"In Communication Then and Now, leveled text and vibrant, full-color photographs take readers through the cultural and technological advances that affected communication through time. Readers will compare life in the past to life today. Communication Then and Now also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index"--GET BOOK!
by Charles Hope
Throughout much of human history, people have used the latest technology to entertain and make their life easier. The devices and gadgets of today have come a long way from those of the past. Welcome to the fascinating world of Technology: Then & Now.GET BOOK!
by Dennis Evanosky,Eric J. Kos
There's no denying the charm of San Francisco, a city perched on rolling hills, where "little cable cars climb half-way to the stars." With dramatic vistas at every turn, the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Bay to the east, its cityscape is like no other place on Earth. Discover the “City by the Bay” in this new second edition of the best-selling San Francisco Then and Now. * Filled with amazing then-and-now photographs, some previously unpublished, that include cableGET BOOK!
by Rosemary Lord
Los Angeles, the City of Angels, is the capital of show business, where to be young and beautiful is to have it all. Los Angeles Then & Now is a captivating chronicle of history and change in the mecca of glamour and glitz. This tell-all book matches 70 historic images with 70 specially-commissioned photos of modern LA, showing the amazing evolution of California’s largest city. Notice how Native American and Spanish Colonial architectural and cultural influences reside comfortably alongside the glitz ofGET BOOK!
by Mark Steyn
Steyn takes a sharp-eyed look at the whole span of Broadway musical history, seven decades of brilliant achievements. In this delicious book, he reflects on geniuses and monsters, hits and atomic bombs, and the wonderful stories that prove there's no business like show business.GET BOOK!
by David A. Kerr,Kenneth R. Ross
The World Missionary Conference, held at Edinburgh in 1910, ranks among the most influential and widely remembered events in Christian history. Though the outcomes of the Conference have differed in many ways from the expectations of its participants, after a century its momentous significance is clearer than ever. While the missionary movement went into decline, from its work emerged a world church, with deep roots and vigorous expression on every continent. As the centenary of the Conference approaches, The time isGET BOOK!
by Victoria Murphy
In this book Victoria Murphy takes a trip through Ireland marking the centenary of the 1798 rebellion and the massive changes that had swept though Ireland in the century after.GET BOOK!
by Amanda Graham
Childhood looks at the very different ways in which children have lived at times in the past and in some places still today. In the early 1800s one in five children died before the age of one. In the past only wealthy children went to school. Even today many millions of children can't go to school. Why? This book is as rich, varied and enjoyable as childhood. At a deeper level it encourages children to reflect on different ways theyGET BOOK!
by W. Somerset Maugham
Maugham found a parallel to the turmoil of our own times in the duplicity, intrigue and sensuality of the Italian Renaissance. Then and Now enters the world of Machiavelli, and covers three important months in the career of that crafty politician, worldly seducer and high priest of schemers.GET BOOK!