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Victor, Joan Berg

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Works: 48 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 5,495 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Picture books  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Correspondent
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Publications about Joan Berg Victor
Publications by Joan Berg Victor
Most widely held works about Joan Berg Victor
 
Most widely held works by Joan Berg Victor
The wonder of stones by Roma Gans( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Explains, in simple language, the formation of stones and the "wonder" of discovering them in their varying sizes, shapes, and compositions
Little Two and the peach tree by Patricia Miles Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 339 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
Search for a living fossil : the story of the coelacanth by Eleanor Clymer( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The sudden appearance of a living dinosaur could hardly have surprised scientists more that the strange "fish with legs" that was caught off the coast of South Africa in 1938. Thought to be extinct for thirty million years, this living coelacanth started a South African ichthyologist, Dr. J.L.B. Smith, on a fourteen year search as exciting as any detective story
Tarantulas by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 334 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
Time to go house by Walter D Edmonds( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Smalleata, the mouse, when she and her family move into a house vacated by humans for the winter
Flocks of birds by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A mother puts her little daughter to sleep with beautiful images of birds flying south. Kindergarten - Grade 1
Shells are skeletons by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Describes how mollusks, such as clams, oysters, limpets, and snails, build their shells and use them
Glaciers by Wendell V Tangborn( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Tells what glaciers are, how they are formed, and why they move. Grades 1-2
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 215 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 winds that come from far away : and other poems by Else Holmelund Minarik( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
These spontanteous and imaginative poems bring gladness, and speak in a way that is at once personal yet universal
The family : the evolution of our oldest human institution by Joan Berg Victor( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 209 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
Songs of joy from the Book of Psalms ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Grades 5 and up
The first Christmas gifts by Hertha Pauli( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 201 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 )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 175 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 sense of wonder : selections from great writers on nature by Dorothy Edwards Shuttlesworth( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A time for peace; verses from the Bible by Louis Untermeyer( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The story of Pink Jade by William J Lederer( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 152 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 148 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 122 libraries worldwide
Shows how birds, insects, plants, and other living things have developed shapes that aid them in primary functions necessary for their survival
Pashka of Bear Ravine by Gr Fedoseev( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A boy and his grandfather guide a geologist through wild picturesque taiga, the immense swamp pine forest of Siberia
 
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Berg, Joan
Victor, Joan Berg
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English (37)
Dutch (1)
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