LJ Reference Reviews: January 2017

Below is a list of Reference and eReference titles to be reviewed in the January 2017 issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.

CALL FOR REVIEWERS: LJ editors are looking for reviewers for the following subject areas: e-original romance; video (Blu-ray capable); audiobooks; fine arts and performing arts; health & medicine; political science (United States and international); literature (short story and essay collections); science (animals, technology, space, and ecology/conservation); fiction (historical fiction, Westerns, technothrillers, and #ownvoices African American fiction); and reference (science, history, social issues). To apply, please visit ow.ly/liuy307csc1.

REFERENCE

HEALTH & MEDICINE

Medicine: The Definitive Illustrated History. DK. Oct. 2016. 320p. illus. ISBN 9781465453419. $40. REF

HISTORY

americanwomenspeak-jpg121616Snodgrass, Mary Ellen. American Women Speak: An Encyclopedia and Document Collection of Women’s Oratory. 2 vols. ABC-CLIO. Oct. 2016. 827p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781440837845. $189; ebk. ISBN 9781440837852. REF

PSYCHOLOGY

Haycock, Dean A. Characters on the Couch: Exploring Psychology Through Literature and Film. Greenwood. Aug. 2016. 334p.  ISBN 9781440836985. $68; ebk. ISBN 9781440836992. REF

SCIENCES

Water Planet: The Culture, Politics, Economics, and Sustainability of Water on Earth. ABC-CLIO. Oct. 2016. 469p. ed. by Camille Gaskin-Reyes. photos. index. ISBN 9781440838163. $89; ebk. ISBN 9781440838170. REF

EREVIEWS

MILITARY HISTORY

Armed Conflict Database
International Institute for Strategic Studies
Taylor & Francis; acd.iiss.org
Free trial available

Military Collection
ProQuest;
proquest.com/products-services/pq_military_coll.html
Free trial available

militarycollection-jpg121616Military & Government Collection
EbscoHost;
ebscohost.com/government/military-government-collection
Free trial available

Military & Intelligence Database Collection
Gale Cengage Learning;
galetrials.com
Free trial available

World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society
ABC-CLIO;
abc-clio.com/ABC-CLIOCorporate/product.aspx?pc=USAWW
Free trial available 

E-SHORT TAKES

American Civil War Online
Alexander Street Press;
alexanderstreet.com/products/american-civil-war-online-package
Free trial available

Archives Unbound
Gale Cengage Learning;
galetrials.com
Free trial available

The First World War
Adam Matthew Digital;
firstworldwar.amdigital.co.uk.
Free trial available

ProQuest History Vault: International Relations
and Military Conflicts
ProQuest;
proquest.com/products-services/historyvault.html
Free trial available

Trench Journals and Unit Magazines of the First World War
ProQuest;
proquest.com/products-services/trench.html
Free trial available

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