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Tames, Richard

Overview
Works: 442 works in 1,076 publications in 3 languages and 44,149 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Guidebooks 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Creator, Collaborator
Classifications: DS806, 952
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Publications about Richard Tames
Publications by Richard Tames
Most widely held works by Richard Tames
Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 1,248 libraries worldwide
Introduces the country of Japan and includes various activities for children
Anne Frank by Richard Tames( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,162 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
A traveller's history of Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 1,136 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
The 1950s by Richard Tames( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1950s
The 1930s by Richard Tames( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1930s
The 1980s by Richard Tames( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1980s
Great Britain by Richard Tames( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 779 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 )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 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
Muslim by Richard Tames( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 725 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
A traveller's history of London by Richard Tames( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 703 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
The Muslim world by Richard Tames( Book )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 685 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
Florence Nightingale by Richard Tames( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 631 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
Hiroshima : the shadow of the bomb by Richard Tames( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the events that led to the bombing of Hiroshima and how it changed the world
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 582 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
Passport to Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Introduces the geography, people, industry, natural resources, and culture of Japan
The 1920s by Richard Tames( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
Text and pictures describe the events, fashions, inventions, and personalities of the 1920s
Mother Teresa by Richard Tames( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 559 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
Exploration into Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the history and culture of Japan from the earliest settlers to the modern-day society in this island nation
1900-1919 by Richard Tames( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
A look at the events that helped shape modern history as seen in photographs from the first two decades of the 20th century
Servant of the shogun : being the true story of William Adams, pilot and samurai, the first Englishman in Japan by Richard Tames( Book )
16 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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 (188)
Dutch (3)
Danish (1)
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