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Tames, Richard

Overview
Works: 420 works in 1,103 publications in 8 languages and 43,901 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: DS806, 952
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Publications about Richard Tames
Publications by Richard Tames
Most widely held works by Richard Tames
Anne Frank by Richard Tames( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,345 libraries worldwide
Accompanied with photographs and illustrations, the younger reader gains a feeling for the ordeals of Anne Frank during the war. a thematic approach to the historical period is used to highlight significant aspects. grades 4, 5, & 6
Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 1,252 libraries worldwide
Introduces the country of Japan and includes various activities for children
A traveller's history of Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
A guide to the history of Japan, designed especially for students or travellers, covering a period that ranges from prehistory to the early years of the twenty-first century, with a chronology of major events, and A-to-Z gazetteer, historical maps, illustrations, and a list of emperors and empresses
Muslim by Richard Tames( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
An introduction the Islamic religion, featuring craft activities, spotlight boxes, and interviews, to encourage learning about the people, culture, and history of Islam
The 1930s by Richard Tames( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1930s
The 1950s by Richard Tames( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 822 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1950s
The 1980s by Richard Tames( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1980s
Great Britain by Richard Tames( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
Describes everyday life and customs in Great Britain, including geographical, historical, and social information. 'Suggests related activities
Helen Keller by Richard Tames( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 718 libraries worldwide
Traces the life and accomplishments of the woman who struggled to overcome her deaf and blind handicaps, with the aid of her famous teacher, Annie Sullivan
The Muslim world by Richard Tames( Book )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 692 libraries worldwide
Introduces the history, principles, and customs of Islam, including the life of Muhammad, a discussion of the Koran and the five pillars of Islam, and the efforts of Islamic countries to remain traditional in a modern world
A traveller's history of London by Richard Tames( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Swedish and held by 692 libraries worldwide
This book gives a full and comprehensive historical background to the capital's past and covers the period from London's first beginnings, right up to the present day from Londinium and Lundenwic to Docklands' development. It reveals the city's hidden treasures and forgotten places and guides the reader to the sights and sites that can still be seen and enjoyed. - Publisher
Journey through Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the history, geography, culture, and people of Japan
Hiroshima : the shadow of the bomb by Richard Tames( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the events that led to the bombing of Hiroshima and how it changed the world
Florence Nightingale by Richard Tames( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 616 libraries worldwide
A biography of the well-to-do woman who defied social convention in order to establish nursing as a respectable career for women and bring about reforms in hospital conditions and nursing care
Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II by Richard Tames( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Traces the rise of Japan as a military power and the emergence of the United States as a world superpower that found itself drawn into World War II after the attack on Pearl Harbor
Exploration into Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 579 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the history and culture of Japan from the earliest settlers to the modern-day society in this island nation
The 1920s by Richard Tames( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures describe the events, fashions, inventions, and personalities of the 1920s
Passport to Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Introduces the geography, people, industry, natural resources, and culture of Japan
Mother Teresa by Richard Tames( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
A biography of the nun who founded the Missionary Sisters and Brothers of Charity and gained wide recognition for her work with the destitute and dying in Calcutta and other places. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979
Dictatorship by Richard Tames( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history and theory behind dictatorship as a political system and explains how it has been applied in practice
 
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Alternative Names
Tames, R.
Tames, R. (Richard)
Tames, Richard L.
Tames, Richard Laurence Amos 1946-
Tames, Richard Lawrence 1946-
テイムズ, リチャード
テームズ, リチャード
Languages
English (197)
French (12)
Dutch (7)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Danish (1)
Russian (1)
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