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Foster, Barbara M. 1938-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 119 publications in 8 languages and 1,653 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Handbooks and manuals  Patterns  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Signer, Editor
Classifications: BQ950.A937, B
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Most widely held works about Barbara M Foster
 
Most widely held works by Barbara M Foster
Forbidden Journey : the life of Alexandra David-Neel by Barbara M Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret lives of Alexandra David-Neel : a biography of the explorer of Tibet and its forbidden practices by Barbara M Foster( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Secret lives of Alexandra David-Neel is the definitive biography of the first European to explore Tibet at a time when foreigners were banned; few have led a life of adventure equal to hers, or made so much of it." "In Tibet and Sikkim, David-Neel lived among hermits and shamans, bandits and pilgrims. She had a torrid love affair with the handsome Maharajah of Sikkim and studied with a genuine master in a cave high in the Himalayas. Herself a Buddhist, David-Neel knew first-hand the Tibet of magic and mystery closed to other travelers from the West, the secret mystical practices of Tibetan Buddhism including out-of-body travel, telepathy, vampiric Shamanism, and tantric sex. After returning to France, she wrote some thirty books, among them My Journey to Lhasa and Magic and Mystery in Tibet. She has had a profound influence on, among other things, Beat culture and the emergence of an American Buddhism."--Jacket
Three in love : ménages à trois from ancient to modern times by Barbara M Foster( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ménage a trois has long been an aspect of human love. Explored in literature and films, this lovestyle is taboo for some, the fantasy of many, and a reality for others. The authors, involved in a ménage a trois themselves for many years, trace the history, psychology and dynamics of famous threesomes amongst which Greta Garbo, Anaïs Nin, Henry Miller, Percy and Mary Shelley, Simone de Beauvoir and others
Optimizing light microscopy for biological and clinical laboratories by Barbara M Foster( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to radioactive materials transportation by Barbara M Foster( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State statutes and regulations on radioactive materials transportation by Barbara M Foster( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn needle tatting step-by-step by Barbara M Foster( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emergency response to radioactive materials transportation accidents by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transportation of spent fuel, high-level wastes, and transuranic wastes by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Risk analysis and spent fuel transportation by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tríangulos amorosos : el ménage à trois de la antigüedad hasta nuestros días by Barbara M Foster( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear Regulatory Commission modal study of severe highway and train accidents by Barbara M Foster( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every woman's complete guide to tatting by Norma Benporath( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternative technologies for deicing highways by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the easy art of needle tatting & more!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn this lacemaking process using a needle instead of a traditional tatting shuttle. Topic covered include: double stitch for tatting right and left handed, picots, joinings, rings, chains, working off the ball, reverse, split ring, joining last ring to first, how to add beads, and tips
State-tribal transportation agreements by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Department of Transportation inconsistency rulings by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspection procedures for spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste truck shipments by Barbara M Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dangerous woman : the life, loves, and scandals of Adah Isaacs Menken, 1835-1868, America's original superstar by Michael Foster( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

<P style=""MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"">A major biography of a remarkable woman, A Dangerous Woman is must reading for those interested in women's history, the roots of modern-day American Judaism, and African-American history
 
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The secret lives of Alexandra David-Neel : a biography of the explorer of Tibet and its forbidden practices
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Foster, Barbara.

Foster, Barbara 1938-

Foster, Barbara M.

Fosterowie, Barbara i Michael.

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Three in love : ménages à trois from ancient to modern timesA dangerous woman : the life, loves, and scandals of Adah Isaacs Menken, 1835-1868, America's original superstar