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Wagner, Heather Lehr

Overview
Works: 83 works in 295 publications in 5 languages and 16,253 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Heather Lehr Wagner
Iraq by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Iraq, focusing on the key role its politics has played in the development of the modern Middle East
Barack Obama by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

16 editions published in 2008 in 5 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life of the Harvard Law School graduate, legislator, civil rights lawyer, and 2008 candidate for president of the United States
Alcohol by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains alcohol's effects on the brain and body-- from consumption to absorption and intoxication, as well as its potential to cause disease and disrupt delicate neurochemical balances
Nicotine by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical perspective on tobacco, this book discusses some of the legal debates surrounding smoking. Trace the path nicotine travels through the body, analyze the health hazards smoking creates, and learn about nicotine's addictive qualities
Iran by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the nation of Iran and a discussion of how that history factors into current politics of the Middle East
Cocaine by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a historical perspective on cocaine and the evolving public views on its use, as well as their use, and their effect on the user's health
Saudi Arabia by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Saudi Arabia, focusing on the country's role in the current political climate of the Middle East
The Kurds by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the people known as Kurds, including their history as well as their contemporary status in the Middle East
Turkey by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the nation of Turkey and a discussion of its role in the Middle East
Israel and the Arab world by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict over the founding of the state of Israel, from 1948 to 2001
How the president is elected by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how a president is elected from the very beginning of the process
India and Pakistan by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India and Pakistan have been locked in conflict since the borders that separate them were first created. Discusses the issues that have created a climate of uncertainty and ongoing conflict on the subcontinent
Martin Luther King, Jr. by Robert E Jakoubek( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Martin Luther King, Jr., one of the most important and inspirational leaders of America's civil rights movement
Harriet Tubman by Marian Taylor( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the African American woman who rose from slave beginnings to become a heroic figure in the Underground Railroad
The Central Intelligence Agency by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of espionage in America and of the CIA in particular and describes the agency's headquarters, how intelligence is gathered and managed, and different jobs within the agency
Langston Hughes : poet by Jack Rummel( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of African American poet, Langston Hughes
Malcolm X by Jack Rummel( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the controversial Black Muslim who became a leader of a movement to unite black people throughout the world
Frederick Douglass by Sharman Apt Russell( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who, after escaping slavery, became an orator, writer, and leader in the anti-slavery movement of the early nineteenth century
Elie Wiesel, messenger for peace by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the French author and Holocaust survivor who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986 for his fiction and nonfiction writing on the subject and his work on the United States' President's Commission on the Holocaust
Understanding and coping with divorce by Heather Lehr Wagner( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teen years are a time filled with many challenges and changes. This series helps teens better understand and cope with the trauma, fears, and stress brought on by significant changes to the family unit. Each book encourages children to talk about their own feelings with parents, teachers, and peers, and emphasizes the importance of empathy in everyday life. Dealing with the divorce of one's parents is difficult and, often, painful. Learn how to get through this difficult time
 
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Alternative Names
Lehr Wagner, Heather

Lehr Wagner Heather 1961-....

Wagŭnŏ, Hedŏ Leŏ

와그너, 헤더 레어

ワグナー, ヘザー・レアー

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