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Price Hossell, Karen 1957-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 79 publications in 3 languages and 5,675 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karen Price Hossell
Sign language by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the history, development, and functions of sign language, as well as some of the different kinds of signs that are used
Hieroglyphs by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the hieroglyphic system of writing used by people of the ancient Egyptian civilization along the Nile River
Ciphers and codes by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of various types of codes and ciphers used throughout history, famous cryptologists, and how to create your own secret messages
Morse code by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the history, development, and use of Morse code
Delaware : 1638-1776 by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Native American massacre of the first European settlers in the Delaware region, and follows the events that helped the area develop into a thriving colony as it changed from Swedish to Dutch to British control
Virginia by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the colony of Virginia, which originally offered the opportunity to escape England's class system and poor economy but quickly developed its own social strata
Body language by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the types, functions, and meanings of body language, how it is used by people in different professions, and some of the differences in interpreting body language in other countries and cultures
Sonar by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of sound waves and of the history, development, and uses of sonar by both humans and animals
The Irish( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides insight into the experiences of Irish immigrants and the ways they have helped shape U.S. history
The White House by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the White House, its construction, guests, and the presidents who lived there
The United States Constitution by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of the Constitution, explains each section including the Bill of Rights and subsequent amendments, and describes how historical documents such as this can be restored and preserved
The Articles of Confederation by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of the Articles of Confederation, explains why they are important, and describes how historical documents such as this can be restored and preserved
The Persian Gulf War by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events surrounding the 1991 war between Iraq and coalition forces, looks at the political leaders, and the effects of this war
George Washington( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes several aspects of the life of Founding Father George Washington, covering his military career, his presidency, his life at Mount Vernon, his treatment of his slaves, and his legacy. Includes fourteen primary documents, discussion questions, a chronology, and a further reading list
The Bill of Rights by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of the Bill of Rights, explains each of the amendments and the freedoms it protects, and describes how historical documents such as this can be restored and preserved
Ethan Allen by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Ethan Allen, the Revolutionary War hero who led the Green Mountain Boys, a militia group he and his brothers formed
The Declaration of Independence by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a history of the document the Declaration of Independence, from its first signed copy which was lost to its present display at the National Archives building in Washington, D.C
The assassination of John F. Kennedy : death of the New Frontier by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of John Kennedy's presidency, describes the events surrounding his assassination, and discusses its impact on the American people and American society
The Irish Americans by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the reasons why millions of Irish have immigrated to America, what their passage was like, the kind of jobs most found, communities they formed, and the discrimination they faced
Benedict Arnold by Karen Price Hossell( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Benedict Arnold, an accomplished soldier of the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War who is best remembered as a traitor and spy for the British during his time as commander of West Point
 
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Alternative Names
Hossell, Karen Price.

Hossell, Karen Price 1957-

プライス・ホッセル, カレン

Languages
English (42)

Danish (2)

Polish (1)

Covers
HieroglyphsCiphers and codesMorse codeDelaware : 1638-1776VirginiaBody languageSonarThe Irish