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Blumberg, Rhoda

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Works: 31 works in 83 publications in 1 language and 21,387 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Naval history 
Classifications: DS881.8, 952.025
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Publications about Rhoda Blumberg
Publications by Rhoda Blumberg
Most widely held works by Rhoda Blumberg
Commodore Perry in the land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 2,566 libraries worldwide
Details Commodore Matthew Perry's role in opening Japan's closed society to world trade in the 1850s, one of history's most significant diplomatic achievements
The incredible journey of Lewis and Clark by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 2,223 libraries worldwide
Describes the expedition led by Lewis and Clark to explore the unknown western regions of America at the beginning of the nineteenth century
Shipwrecked! : the true adventures of a Japanese boy by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
In 1841, rescued by an American whaler after a terrible shipwreck leaves him and his four companions castaways on a remote island, fourteen-year-old Manjiro learns new laws and customs as he becomes the first Japanese person to set foot in the United States
The great American gold rush by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 1,888 libraries worldwide
Describes the emigration of people from the East Coast of the United States and from foreign countries to California to pursue the dream of discovering gold
The remarkable voyages of Captain Cook by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,674 libraries worldwide
An account of the historic adventures and achievements of the great British explorer and discoverer of Australia, Hawaii, and other Pacific Ocean lands and peoples
What's the deal? : Jefferson, Napoleon, and the Louisiana Purchase by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,643 libraries worldwide
Discusses the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 and the political maneuverings of Napoleon and Jefferson that made it possible
Full steam ahead : the race to build a transcontinental railroad by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,330 libraries worldwide
Gives an idea of what it was like to build the transcontinental railroad
York's adventures with Lewis and Clark : an African-American's part in the great expedition by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of York, a slave and "body servant" to William Clark, who journeyed west with the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804-1806
Bloomers! by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Explains how the new-fashioned outfit, bloomers, helped Amelia Bloomer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Susan B. Anthony spread the word about women's rights
First ladies by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Brief biographies of the women who have been First Ladies of the United States
The first travel guide to the Moon : what to pack, how to go, and what to see when you get there by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
A detailed travel guide outlining travel arrangements, moon history, places of interest, and other pertinent information for lunar visitors
Jumbo by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
With his friend and trainer Matthew Scott, Jumbo, the giant African elephant, leaves his home at the London Zoo and becomes part of the P.T. Barnum circus
Sharks by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Introduces the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of different varieties of sharks
The truth about dragons by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Discusses the physical appearance, size, habitat, diet, mating, habits, and enemies of western and eastern dragons and cures and charms concerning them
Witches by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Describes witches and witchcraft in history and in fiction from ancient times up to the modern resurgence of the "witch business."
UFO by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
UFO sightings are traced from earliest times to the present with explanations presented in terms of natural phenomena or military and scientific activities
The Simon and Schuster book of facts and fallacies by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Lays to rest commonly accepted "facts," myths, and old wives' tales on a variety of topics, including mammals, American history, inventions, health, food and drink, sports, and weather
Southern Africa : South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland, Lesotho, and Botswana by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Explores the history, economy, social structure, and future prospects of these five southern African countries
Monsters by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A humorous dictionary of real and imaginary monsters of the world throughout history
Devils & demons by Rhoda Blumberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Recounts the origins and history of devils and demons and their dealings with mankind, including sorcery, witchcraft, exorcism, and devil worship
 
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