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Guile, Melanie

Overview
Works: 114 works in 231 publications in 1 language and 7,064 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Melanie Guile
 
Most widely held works by Melanie Guile
Culture in India by Melanie Guile( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of the culture in India and the way the people live today
Culture in New Zealand by Melanie Guile( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the diverse culture of New Zealand's multicultural society. Examines the visual and performing arts focussing on how aspects of traditional and modern Māori culture have become mainstream in New Zealand society. Also considers fashion, food, film and television and the role of women in New Zealand. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Culture in North & South Korea by Melanie Guile( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series looks at people's ways of living and examines the ways people identify themselves through language, social customs, and habits, as well as traditions of art, craft, dance, music and spiritual beliefs
Culture in China by Melanie Guile( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book looks at one of the greatest cultures the world has known. Read about the Chinese arts of painting, music, literature and drama. Learn about the Cultural Revolution, which wiped out centuries of cultural tradition, and the recent revival of traditional arts. This series looks at people's ways of living. It examines the ways people identify themselves through language, social customs and habits, as well as traditions of art, craft, dance, music and spiritual beliefs. Each title provides an opportunity to understand and appreciate the culture of the featured country
Culture in Papua New Guinea by Melanie Guile( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture and performing arts - Myths, traditions and customs - Costume - Food - Arts and crafts - Role of women and girls
Culture in Vietnam by Melanie Guile( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the people of Vietnam identify themselves through language, social customs, and spiritual beliefs, as well as traditions of literature, art, crafts, dance, and music
Culture in Thailand by Melanie Guile( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book about Thailand looks at a vibrant and diverse culture that is quite different from any other, despite foreign influences. Learn about Thailand's ethnic groups and their distinctive ways of life. Read about the many festivals and holidays celebrated by devout but fun-loving Thais. This series looks at people's ways of living. It examines the ways people identify themselves through language, social customs and habits, as well as traditions of art, craft, dance, music and spiritual beliefs. Each title provides an opportunity to understand and appreciate the culture of the featured country
Culture in Malaysia by Melanie Guile( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how people in Malaysia identify themselves through language, social customs, spiritual beliefs, literature, art, crafts, dance, music, and other forms of performance
Culture in Japan by Melanie Guile( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performing arts - Traditions and customs - Ainu culture - Fashion - Food - Film and television - Books, magazines and comics - Arts and crafts - Children's culture
Japan by Melanie Guile( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore ways of life in Japan. Examine how people identify themselves through language, social customs, and spiritual beliefs, as well as traditions of literature, art, crafts, dance, music, and other forms of performance
Culture in Australia by Melanie Guile( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Australian social customs, spiritual beliefs and cultural traditions
Culture in Indonesia by Melanie Guile( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the diverse culture of Indonesia, a nation made up of hundreds of distinct peoples with their own homelands, customs, traditions and cultures. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Indonesia by Melanie Guile( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History - Climate - Life in the country - Volcanoes - Tsunamis - Forest fires - East Timor - Plants and animals - Recreation - Food - Life in the cities
Culture in Singapore by Melanie Guile( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book looks at Singapore, the small, multicultural island nation that has become one of the world's great cities. Read how traditions and customs sruvive amid the fast-paced life of modern Singapore. Learn about the influence of ethnic groups and how the nation has strived to build a culture that is distinctly Singaporean. This series looks at people's ways of living. It examines the ways people identify themselves through language, social customs and habits, as well as traditions of art, craft, dance, music and spiritual beliefs. Each title provides an opportunity to understand and appreciate the culture of the featured country
China by Melanie Guile( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of China timeline - People, culture and environment - Food, customs and traditions - Sport - Animals
Olympic Games 2008 : Australia at the Olympic Games by Melanie Guile( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a detailed look at Australia's involvement in the Olympic Games. There is a brief section about each Games Australia has participated in, from 1896 up to 2004, providing information about total of medals Australia won, star athletes, sports in which medals were won, number of Australians competing and number of countries competing, as well as a brief introduction to special events or disasters of the particular Games. There is also a special section devoted to the two Games Australia has hosted Melbourne in 1956 and Sydney in 2000, plus a spread providing Australian Olympic facts and figures
Fiji by Melanie Guile( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover what life is like in Fiji as you read about its history, language, customs and traditions. Find out about Fiji's best known landmarks and its unique plants and animals. Learn about life in the towns and the country, and environmental problems such as pollution and rising sea levels. Ages 8+
Vanuatu by Melanie Guile( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover what life is like in Vanuatu as you read about its history, language, customs and traditions. Find out about Vanuatu's best known landmarks and its unique plants and animals. Learn about life in the towns and the country, and natural disasters, such as earthquakes and cyclones. Ages 8+
Solomon Islands by Melanie Guile( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover what life is like in the Solomon Islands as you read about its history, language, customs and traditions. Find out about the Solomon Islands's best known landmarks and its unique plants and animals. Learn about life in the towns and the country, and natural disasters such as cyclones and tsunamis. Ages 8+
Tonga by Melanie Guile( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover what life is like in Tonga as you read about its history, language, customs and traditions. Find out about Tonga's best known landmarks and its unique plants and animals. Learn about life in the towns and the country, and environmental problems, such as overfishing. Ages 8+
 
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Culture in New Zealand
Alternative Names
Melanie Guile Australian writer

Melanie Guile escritora australiana

Melanie Guile schrijfster uit Australië

Languages
English (70)

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