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Vickers, Rebecca

Overview
Works: 33 works in 122 publications in 2 languages and 3,151 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Literature  History  Biographies  Popular works  Miscellanea  Trivia and miscellanea  Life skills guides  Fiction 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Rebecca Vickers
 
Most widely held works by Rebecca Vickers
Industrial age medicine by Rebecca Vickers( )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 395 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
Making Better Sentences : the Power of Structure and Meaning by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 383 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 )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 324 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 )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explain the basic conventions of standard English, including spelling, punctuation, grammar and many other aspects of language
101 ways to be smart about money by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains tips and tricks to develop effective money management skills
Florence Nightingale by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 229 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
Every person has a history by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 199 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
Medicine by Rebecca Vickers( )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Malay and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book counts down the most memorable failures in the world of medicine. Students will also learn about what was gained from each failure
Every possession has a history by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 150 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 )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book looks at the importance of health, the challenges in controlling the spread of disease, and at how every problem might have a solution
Asa Candler : the founder of Coca-Cola by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 112 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 )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Malay and held by 97 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
The story behind Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover how the mighty Mississippi River and the idea of freedom inspired a children's classic"--Back cover
J.L. Kraft : the founder of Kraft foods by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 71 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
The life of Asa Candler : the man who brought us Coca-Cola by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of J.L. Kraft by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a man came from a large family, was born in 1874, lived and worked on his father's farm and became famous for his preservation methods for cheese and his marketing ability. Kraft cheese became a household name around the world
The story behind Mark Twain's adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a background for Mark Twain's famous novel by looking at relevant biographical details about his life and offering historical details that place the story in context, with a literary analysis of the novel
Thomas Alva Edison by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From fail to win! : learning from bad ideas by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how failed inventions or ideas, when worked at, can lead to success when worked upon
Head lice from Outer Space by Rebecca Vickers( Book )

2 editions 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
 
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English (100)

Malay (3)