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Thematic guide to popular nonfiction

Author: Lynda G Adamson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Helps students, teachers, and librarians identify popular works of nonfiction related to particular themes. This guide includes alphabetically arranged entries on 50 themes, such as Animals,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Bibliography
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynda G Adamson
ISBN: 0313328552 9780313328558
OCLC Number: 61458259
Description: xiv, 352 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Adolescent Females --
African Life --
American Dream --
Animals --
Beginnings --
Brothers --
Change --
Commerce --
Conservation --
Cooperation --
Death --
Desire --
The Earth --
Education --
Environment --
Expatriate experiences --
Exploration --
Family --
Fathers and sons --
Female identity --
Fishermen --
Genocide --
Illness --
Immigrants --
Investigations --
Islamic women --
Journalists --
Latinas in America --
Leadership --
Mavericks --
The Mind --
Mothers and sons --
Murder --
Mysteries --
Perseverance --
Poverty --
Power --
Prisons --
Race relations --
Roaming --
Rocket science --
Sports dreams --
Survival --
Technology --
Traveling to Tibet --
Vietnam War encounters --
Women of Chinese ancestry --
Work --
World War II --
Writers.
Responsibility: Lynda G. Adamson.
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"In her preface, author Adamson explains that this guide discusses books sometimes called creative nonfiction, nonfiction novels, or other similar terms. It was written for high-school and college Read more...

 
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