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Victor, Joan Berg

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Works: 33 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 5,143 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Compiler
Classifications: GB2403.8, [E]
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Publications about Joan Berg Victor
Publications by Joan Berg Victor
Most widely held works by Joan Berg Victor
Tarantulas by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Text and drawings focus on the senses, mating, young, molting, silk, and homes of the hairy, primitive spiders reputed to be very dangerous
Little Two and the peach tree by Patricia Miles Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Peach Blossom, second child in the house of Ling, drew beautiful pictures but she did not speak because she was afraid. Her fear kept her silent until one day when her family was in danger and Peach Blossom saw a way that she could help
The wonder of stones by Roma Gans( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Explains, in simple language, the formation of stones and the "wonder" of discovering them in their varying sizes, shapes, and compositions
Time to go house by Walter Dumaux Edmonds( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Smalleata, the mouse, when she and her family move into a house vacated by humans for the winter
Shells are skeletons by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Describes how mollusks, such as clams, oysters, limpets, and snails, build their shells and use them
Flocks of birds by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
A mother soothes her youngster to sleep with the images of a flock of birds in flight across mountains, over lakes, and by wind-swept cities
Glaciers by Wendell V Tangborn( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Explains how and where glaciers form, how they move, and how they shape the land
The winds that come from far away : and other poems by Else Holmelund Minarik( Book )
4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
A valley and a song : the story of the Shenandoah River by Julia Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Describes the Indians who named the river, the Civil War battles, and the people of the valley and their way of live. Includes the world of the folk song, Shenandoah
The family : the evolution of our oldest human institution by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Examines family life around the world from the Ice Age through the twentieth century and demonstrates the way in which its development has been directed by cultural needs and social systems
The first Christmas gifts by Hertha Pauli( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
This lovely story, based on medieval legends, begins with a group of astronomers, gathered on a hill near Babylon a long time ago, who observed a new star in the sky. This, they knew, must be the star the prophets had foretold would announce the birth of a new King, the Son of God
Plants in his pack : a life of Edward Palmer, adventurous botanist and collector by Janice J Beaty( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
A biography of botanist Edward Palmer who collected more than 100,000 plant specimens for museums, discovered 2,000 plants new to science, and had 200 plants named in his honor
A time for peace; verses from the Bible by Louis Untermeyer( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
The story of Pink Jade by William J Lederer( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Sh-h! Listen again! : Sounds of the seasons by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Describes the daytime sounds heard in city and country during the four seasons
The shape of living things by E. John De Waard( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Shows how birds, insects, plants, and other living things have developed shapes that aid them in primary functions necessary for their survival
Bigger than an elephant by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
What would you do if you could be bigger than an elephant or small as a pea? The pictures give some suggestions
Pashka of Bear Ravine by Gr Fedoseev( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A boy and his grandfather guide a geologist through wild picturesque taiga, the immense swamp pine forest of Siberia
Where is my monster? by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
A youngster encounters many animals while looking for a monster
Tell it again: great tales from around the world by Margaret Hodges( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
 
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Berg, Joan
Victor, Joan Berg
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English (34)
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