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Vickers, Rebecca

Overview
Works: 27 works in 95 publications in 2 languages and 3,268 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Miscellanea  Popular works  Life skills guides 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PE1441, B
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Most widely held works about Rebecca Vickers
 
Most widely held works by Rebecca Vickers
Florence Nightingale by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the life and work of Florence Nightingale, the nineteenth-century English woman considered to be the founder of modern nursing
101 ways to be smart about money by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains tips and tricks to develop effective money management skills
Making Better Sentences : the Power of Structure and Meaning by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handy, engaging, and gently humorous guide tackles the important subject of sentence construction and is a perfect resource for teaching common core state standards. It looks at a variety of topics, such as sentence types, clauses, and phrases, and shows how sentence structure can be used to convey complete ideas clearly in a range of text types and genres
Punctuation and spelling : rules that make things clear by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces punctuation, spelling and capitalization. Looks at such topics as punctuation within words, spelling rules and their exceptions, homonyms, and shows why punctuation and spelling are so important for conveying meaning
Types of words by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explain the basic conventions of standard English, including spelling, punctuation, grammar and many other aspects of language
Every person has a history by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From important historical figures and inventors of everyday products, to the people behind the names of local road signs - we are surrounded by traces of individuals whose history we can research. Even a person who is not well known might have had a surprising life - but how do we find this out? Using examples, from famous figures such as Usain Bolt and Winston Churchill, to those with less familiar stories, this book will help you discover their tales for yourself. It explains basic research techniques, encourages you to explore connections and context, and guides you to the best places to find revealing evidence
The story behind Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover how the mighty Mississippi River and the idea of freedom inspired a children's classic"--Back cover
Industrial age medicine by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how a wide range of inventions, developments, and other factors created ideal circumstances for medicine to make huge advances in the Industrial Age
Asa Candler : the founder of Coca-Cola by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of the man who brought the world Coca-Cola, from his childhood in Georgia and growing up during the Civil War to his drugstore business and marketing of the popular soft drink
Confident cooking by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Malay and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers teen attitudes towards food and why cooking is a valuable life skill. Provides an introduction to cooking techniques, balanced diets, food hygiene, and kitchen safety, along with simple recipes and advice on careers in cooking. Suggested level: secondary
Medicine by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Malay and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out how smoking was believed to have health benefits, how professional jealousy got in the way of saving babies' lives, the damage done by early radium treatments, and many more fascinating episodes from medical history
The life of Asa Candler : the man who brought us Coca-Cola by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every possession has a history by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to use research techniques to uncover the stories behind possessions
Promoting health and preventing disease by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at social and healthcare issues around the world, including disease, poverty, and drug use
J.L. Kraft : the founder of Kraft foods by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biography of J.L. Kraft, who revolutionized the manufacture of convenience foods, producing such familiar products as Miracle Whip and Velveeta cheese food
Promoting health, preventing disease by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the importance of health, discusses the challenges of controlling the spread of disease, and explains how every problem might have a solution
The life of J.L. Kraft by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Alva Edison by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Head lice from Outer Space by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Shipton Road school was invaded by head lice from outer space, the children and staff could do nothing but scratch their heads
The story behind Mark Twaine's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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