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Garraty, John A. (John Arthur) 1920-2007

Overview
Works: 333 works in 1,575 publications in 6 languages and 40,288 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography‡vDictionaries  Encyclopedias  Reference works  Miscellanea  Biography  Maps  Juvenile works  Directories  Chronologies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Compiler, Composer
Classifications: E178.6, 973
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Publications about John A Garraty
Publications by John A Garraty
Publications by John A Garraty, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John A Garraty
 
Most widely held works by John A Garraty
The American Nation; a history of the United States by John A Garraty( Book )
236 editions published between 1865 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,349 libraries worldwide
A textbook of American history from the Ice Age to the presidency of Ronald Reagan. Includes reading practice, skill building, reviews, and tests
Quarrels that have shaped the Constitution by John A Garraty( Book )
25 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 2,631 libraries worldwide
Sixteen historians analyze Supreme Court decisions. "The cases covered here, ranging from the time of Chief Justice John Marshall to Chief Justice Earl Warren, dramatize how the Supreme Court, in casual and unplanned fashion, has increased its power until today its influence affects every aspect of American life. Civil rights cases, from Dred Scott through the school desegregatin case, are highlighted."
The Reader's companion to American history by Eric Foner( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 2,392 libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of the United States from the origins of its native people to the 1990s. Covers political, economic, cultural, and social history
Encyclopedia of American biography by John A Garraty( Book )
26 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,241 libraries worldwide
Profiles important figures both past and present in American arts, sciences, and politics
American national biography ( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 2,159 libraries worldwide
"Over 10 years in the making, American National Biography is a fascinating study of the people who have shaped the United States. Why replace the Dictionary of American Biography instead of merely updating it through supplements? Because the editors include new scholarship and people who were missed in the original, especially women and ethnic minorities. Numbering 24 volumes and containing 17,500 entries, the work offers readable, informative, and critical biographies for each subject, the location of their papers (if they exist), and selective bibliographies. Excellent indexes--subject, contributor, place of birth, and occupation--enhance use. This is an outstanding set that will be heavily consulted for many years to come."--"Outstanding reference sources 2000", American Libraries, May 2000. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA
Dictionary of American biography. with an index guide to the supplements by American Council of Learned Societies( Book )
92 editions published between 1944 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,149 libraries worldwide
Set includes 10 volumes, 1 index to Volumes 1-10, and 9 Supplemental volumes
The Columbia history of the world by John A Garraty( Book )
24 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and German and held by 1,912 libraries worldwide
The Great Depression : an inquiry into the causes, course, and consequences of the worldwide depression of the nineteen-thirties, as seen by contemporaries and in the light of history by John A Garraty( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
On t.p.: An inquiry into the causes, course, and consequences of the worldwide depression of the nineteenthirties, as seen by contemporaries and in the light of history
1,001 things everyone should know about American history by John A Garraty( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,650 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: American history the way you wish you'd learned it-accessible, lively, witty, and just plain fun-but with a serious core of key knowledge selected by one of our most respected historians
Unemployment in history : economic thought and public policy by John A Garraty( Book )
20 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
Mapping America's past : a historical atlas by Mark C Carnes( Map )
10 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
Includes a broad range of historical themes covering the history of the United States, some of which include atmospheric changes over the last 18,000 years; the death of millions of Native Americans; getting the British out of Boston; the birth of a working class; the fall and rise of capital punishment; sexuality and architecture; the making of Black Harlem; and languages, dialects, immigration, emigration, expansion, secregation, and isolationism
Henry Cabot Lodge : a biography by John A Garraty( Book )
16 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,252 libraries worldwide
Interpreting American history; conversations with historians by John A Garraty( Book )
31 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Historical viewpoints; notable articles from American heritage, the magazine of history by John A Garraty( Book )
21 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
The nature of biography by John A Garraty( Book )
30 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Words that made American history; selected readings by Richard Nelson Current( Book )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1978 in English and held by 929 libraries worldwide
Theodore Roosevelt; the strenuous life by John A Garraty( Book )
7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
A biography of the sickly youth whose search to build his mind and body resulted in his becoming a legend as the leader of the Rough Riders and the youngest president of the United States
Labor and capital in the gilded age: testimony taken by the Senate Committee upon the relations between labor and capital, 1883 by John A Garraty( Book )
8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Contains primary source material
The new guide to study abroad; summer and full-year programs for high-school students, college and university students, and teachers by John A Garraty( Book )
29 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
The 20th century : [an illustrated history of our lives and times] ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
The book explores the great issues, fascinating stories, provocative figures, startling events, and underlying trends that have shaped the century. Each year is covered in a separate section that relates the most important events of the year. Provocative essays about each decade provide insight into the current of the times. Includes maps, charts, graphs, photos, and Datelines for each year of the twentieth century. Indexed
 
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Alternative Names
Garraty, J. A. 1920-
Garraty, J. A. (John Arthur), 1920-
Garraty, John A.
Garraty, John A. 1920-
Garraty, John A. (John Arthur)
Garraty, John A. (John Arthur), 1920-
Garraty, John Arthur 1920-
Garraty, John Arthur 1920-2007
John A. Garraty Amerikaans historicus (1920-2007)
John Arthur Garraty
ギャラティ, ジョン・A
ジョン・A・ギャラティ
Languages
English (638)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
Czech (1)
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