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Barber, Nicola

Overview
Works: 294 works in 665 publications in 4 languages and 29,324 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Dictionaries  Miscellanea  Church history 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor
Classifications: ML3928, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Nicola Barber
Publications by Nicola Barber
Most widely held works by Nicola Barber
The Kingfisher young people's book of music by Nicola Barber( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Slovenian and held by 730 libraries worldwide
An authoritative introduction to musical periods and styles from ancient times to the present day
Rome by Nicola Barber( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 709 libraries worldwide
Explores the history, people, daily life, and future of Rome
Letter from a stranger by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Justine Nolan is a documentary filmmaker who lost her beloved grandmother a decade ago, the person who was the only source of love and comfort in her life. But when Justine inadvertently opens a letter addressed to her mother, she discovers that not only is her grandmother alive, but that her mother has deliberately estranged the family from her for all these years. Justine's search for her grandmother takes her to Istanbul, where she uncovers family secrets stretching all the way back to World War II
A new baby arrives by Nicola Barber( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Explains what to expect with the arrival of a new baby brother or sister, including getting the baby's room ready, going the hospital, sharing, helping with the baby, and special ceremonies that take place to welcome the baby
World War I by Nicola Barber( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Explores the history of World War I, including the important players, battles, and consequences
Music : an A-Z guide by Nicola Barber( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Defines and explains important terms and concepts related to the field of music, including the elements of music, instrumental types, musical traditions and genres, and other topics
The world of music by Nicola Barber( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Introduces musical instruments and music from around the world and chronicles the history of music in the Western world from 1100 to the present
Should I play the piano? by Nicola Barber( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of the piano, describes its parts, explains how it makes music, and introduces famous pianists
Going to the hospital by Nicola Barber( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Explains what to expect when going to the hospital, including getting ready, staying overnight, having an operation, having visitors, and returning home
Moving to a new house by Nicola Barber( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Discusses how and why people move, how to say goodbye to friends in an old neighborhood, how it feels to move, loneliness, and how to feel at home and make friends in a new place
Should I play the flute? by Nicola Barber( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of the flute, describes its parts, explains how it makes music, and introduces famous flutists
The search for lost cities by Nicola Barber( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Discusses such ancient "lost" cities as Machu Picchu, Troy, Knossos, Great Zimbabwe, and Angkor, as well as more modern ghost towns
First day of school by Nicola Barber( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
Explains what to expect on the first day of school, including getting ready, transportation, being apart from parents, class activities, playing, lunch, getting to know people, and returning home
Islamic empires by Nicola Barber( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Uses art and artifacts to examine the world of the Islamic Empires from its political and religious structure to its cultural characteristics
The young person's guide to the opera : with music from the great operas on CD by Anita Ganeri( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Opera's colorful history is rich with exciting stories. Through conversational text, informative sidebars, and full-color photographs, young readers will learn about the talented people-composers, singers, musicians, stagehands, set and costume designers, makeup crews-and the technical wizardry that go into staging opera's lavish performances. There are even behind-the-scenes glimpses of many of today's great opera companies, including the Royal Opera House in London, the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and the San Diego Opera. Created in association with London's Royal Opera House and the San Diego Opera, this book-and-CD package is a sumptuous introduction to the world of opera. The accompanying CD captures memorable moments from some of the most famous operas
Question and answer encyclopedia : the USA by Nicola Barber( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Over 1,000 questions and answers to things you want to know about the United States
Beijing by Nicola Barber( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Explores the history, geography, economy and unique culture of the city of Beijing in China
Ancient Romans by Nicola Barber( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
"A discussion of the early Romans, including who the people were, where they lived, the rise of civilization, social structure, religion, art and architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended reading and web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
The search for gold by Nicola Barber( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Surveys the activities of the explorers and pirates who went in search of gold and describes the unsolved mysteries of lost treasures of the world
The French Revolution by Nicola Barber( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Examines the principal causes and events of the Revolution as well as it's impact on France in the years that followed
 
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Alternative Names
Barber, Nicky.
Barber, Nicky, 1962-
Barber, Nicola
Barber, Nicola Josephine.
Bārbera, Nikola
בארבר, ניקולא
باربر، نيقولا، 1962-
باربر، نيكول، 1962-
نيكولا باربر، 1962-
バーバー, ニコラ
Languages
English (87)
French (3)
Dutch (2)
Slovenian (1)
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