Encyclopedia of New Jersey, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0813536510
  • ISBN-13: 9780813536514
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade + - College Senior
  • 927 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004

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Did you know New Jersey was once divided into two parts: East Jersey and West Jersey? That the first vote cast by an African American under the Fifteenth Amendment was in Perth Amboy? Or that New Jersey was the site of the first intercollegiate football game?

For students and general readers, Encyclopedia of New Jersey is the most extensive reference ever published on the Garden State. This wide-ranging work contains nearly 3,000 original articles, along with 585 illustrations and 130 maps, collecting a wealth of information about the state in one volume.

Filled with fascinating and interesting entries, Encyclopedia of New Jersey provides the answers to questions about New Jersey on a broad range of subject areas:

  • Architecture
  • Biographies
  • Education
  • Ethnicity
  • Geography
  • History
  • Recreation and sports
  • Religion
  • and many more subjects