Ted Gottfried: essay and books

Ted Gottfried
Author's Genres:
Nonfiction :: Adult :: History :: Holocaust :: Science :: Biography :: World War II :: Cultural :: Africa

All books by Ted Gottfried:

Georges Clemenceau

Georges Clemenceau

-- Absorbing accounts of the men and women whose ideas and actions have changed the course of history -- Examines each person's life within the context of the politics of the time -- Photographs, engravings, and maps enhance each book
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Teen Fathers Today

Teen Fathers Today

By including case histories, anecdotal information, and quotations from teens, the author draws a picture of what teen fatherhood is like. The book also describes how different cultures regard teen parenthood.
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Police Under Fire

Police Under Fire

Stories of police brutality and corruption are in the news nearly every day. Are such charges justified?
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Homeland Security Versus Constitututional Rights

Homeland Security Versus Constitututional Rights

In the wake of the September 11 terrorist attack, the government has taken extraordinary measures to protect our nation. The USA TERRORIST ACT became law and President Bush issued an Executive Order authorizing the use of military tribunals in place of civilian courts to try suspected terrorists.
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The Holocaust And Nazi Germany

The Holocaust And Nazi Germany

The Holocaust and Nazi Germany recounts the state of Germany during the Holocaust. Gottfried focuses on the ideas and theories of Adolf Hitler, his rise to power as the leader of the Nazi state, and how he was capable of ordering the murder of millions of people in Europe during his reign.
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Gun Control

Gun Control

Discusses the explosive issue of gun control in America, examining such issues as the Constitution's guarantee of the right to bear arms and the need to remove guns from the hands of criminals and others who abuse or tragically misuse them.
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Capital Punishment: The Death Penalty Debate

Capital Punishment: The Death Penalty Debate

-- Offers excellent and up-to-date information for reports or debates. -- Helps teenagers to begin developing critical thinking skills.
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Malcolm X

Malcolm X

24 page booklet with audiocassette. Side 1: 85-90 word per minute, Side 2: 140-150 words per minute.
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The House of Diamond

The House of Diamond

They are the heirs of an obscure German coin dealer who, in the nineteenth century, founded the international banking family known as The House of Diamond. Now, in the year 1906, the kidnapping of Baron Immanuel von Diamant sets off shock waves that reverberate throughout the power centers...
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Slovakia

Slovakia

A look at the history, culture and people of Slovakia.
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Martyrs to Madness

Martyrs to Madness

Here is the story of how the Jews came to be the primary targets of Nazi rage. Other victimized groups, such as gypsies, gays, blacks, and the handicapped, are discussed, as are the methods used to intimidate, collect, and exterminate these groups.
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The Holocaust Children

The Holocaust Children

The Holocaust Children is an account of the lives of young people during the rule of Adolf Hitler -- from his own Hitler Youth to the victims that suffered from his racism. The author not only describes life for the children during the Holocaust, but it looks at the children and grandchildren of...
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Citadel Treasury of Famous Movie Lines

Citadel Treasury of Famous Movie Lines

From Me, Tarzan--you, Jane and Rosebud to E.T., phone home, and Go ahead, make my day, it is all here--the movie talk that has echoed in our dreams and shaped our lives for nearly 70 years. Photos throughout.
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Cold War, The

Cold War, The

A four books series offering a comprehensive history of what may be the single most important political development of the 20th century.
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Displaced Persons: The Liberation and Abuse of Holocaust Survivors

Displaced Persons: The Liberation and Abuse of Holocaust Survivors

The approximately 100,000 Jews who survived Nazi persecution had yet to survive the brutal aftermath of the war: life as refugees with no homes to which to return and no homeland to speak of, and continued, rampant anti-Semitism. Restrictive immigration laws, including those of the United...
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Steven Spielberg: From Reels to Riches

Steven Spielberg: From Reels to Riches

Book Report Biographies focus on biographical subjects who changed their culture and the world.
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Road To Communism, The

Road To Communism, The

Chronicles the Czarist Russian Empire in the 1800s, the birth of Bolshevism, events leading to the Russian Revolution of 1917, and the development of new political structures in its aftermath.
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Children of the Slaughter: Young People of the Holocaust

Children of the Slaughter: Young People of the Holocaust

World War II and the Holocaust disrupted, indeed ruined, the lives of millions of children. This book tells the story of these children, including Jews and other victims of the Nazis, as well as Hitler Youth, themselves exploited by power-hungry adults.
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James Baldwin: Voice from Harlem

James Baldwin: Voice from Harlem

Details the fascinating, sometimes troubled, and ultimately uplifting story of James Baldwin, who devoted his life to writing and speaking out about race relations in America.
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The American Media

The American Media

This book provides a full, rich, and engaging history of the U.S. media -- the intriguing personalities, the major events, the compelling issues, and the fascinating trends. It provides a behind-the-scenes look into key media figures, including Greeley, Hearst, Scripps, Bly, Murrow, Winchell,...
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Heroes of the Holocaust

Heroes of the Holocaust

This book outlines the individuals and groups that took action when it would have been much easier and safer to do nothing. It also answers the question, Why didn't the victims fight back?
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Deniers of the Holocaust: Who They Are, What They Do, Why They Do It

Deniers of the Holocaust: Who They Are, What They Do, Why They Do It

This book examines the individuals and organizations that wish to revise history, a wish usually stemming from the desire to meet anti-Semitic and other hateful ends. A look at the special role the Internet has played in such organizations' recruitment and influence is also included.
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Heroes of the Holocaust

Heroes of the Holocaust

This book outlines the individuals and groups that took action when it would have been much easier and safer to do nothing. It also answers the question, Why didn't the victims fight back?
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Pornography: Debating the Issues

Pornography: Debating the Issues

-- Offers excellent and up-to-date information for reports or debates. -- Helps teenagers to begin developing critical thinking skills.
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The Israelies and Palestinians

The Israelies and Palestinians

Up-to-the-minute information explains the stories behind today's news headlines, along with background detail that is so rarely provided in the media.Complete with background information on this complicated, ongoing conflict, this book looks at the most recent developments in the quest for peace...
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Alan Turing: The Architect of the Computer Age

Alan Turing: The Architect of the Computer Age

By most measures, Alan Turing founded the field that is now known as computer science. Despite many stunning achievements, Turing remains relatively unknown.
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Deniers of the Holocaust: Who They Are, What They Do, Why They Do It

Deniers of the Holocaust: Who They Are, What They Do, Why They Do It

The Holocaust is one of the best-documented events in history, yet there are people, both scholarly and otherwise, who deny that it happened. There are also people who, while they acknowledge that incredible numbers of Jews and others perished during the Nazi reign, justify the deaths by citing...
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Stalinist Empire, The

Stalinist Empire, The

Chronicles the years of Joseph Stalin's iron-fisted reign in the Soviet Union, from the time of Lenin's death to the dawn of World War II.
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Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore is considered one of the more obscure U.S. presidents. Born in poverty, he rose from a tenant farming family to become president of the United States.
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Alexander Fleming: Discoverer of Penicillin

Alexander Fleming: Discoverer of Penicillin

Here is a series for students challenged with one of their most typical assignments: write a book report on a book of 100 pages or more. Each Book Report Biography tells the story of a significant person from the past (from politics, science, or the arts) or present (some of today's hottest...
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The Holocaust Victims

The Holocaust Victims

Five million Gypsies, Poles, Slavs and members of other minority groups were murdered as well. Gottfried details the discrimination and persecution suffered by many during the Nazi rule of Germany.
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Issues in Focus Complete Series Set

Issues in Focus Complete Series Set

-- Offers excellent and up-to-date information for reports or debates. -- Helps teenagers to begin developing critical thinking skills.
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Privacy

Privacy

In this Series readers will find the history, context, and background to help them make sense of the debate and sort out opinions and arguments surrounding issues that are making headlines or creating controversy.
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Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany

What led to the Holocaust? How could it possibly have been allowed to happen?
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James Baldwin: Voice From Harlem

James Baldwin: Voice From Harlem

Details the fascinating, sometimes troubled, and ultimately uplifting story of James Baldwin, who devoted his life to writing and speaking out about race relations in America.
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Earvin

Earvin "Magic" Johnson: Champion And Crusader (Book Report Biographies)

Book Report Biographies focus on biographical subjects who changed their culture and the world.
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Great Fatherland War, The

Great Fatherland War, The

A four books series offering a comprehensive history of what may be the single most important political development of the 20th century.
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The Facts about Alcohol

The Facts about Alcohol

What are the real facts about alcohol? Read Alcohol to find out.
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See other books:

One Door Away From Heaven

One Door Away From Heaven

One Door Away From Heaven

The Art of Biography

The Art of Biography

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.