WorldCat Identities

Williams, Brenda 1946-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 257 publications in 4 languages and 10,610 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Miscellanea  Children's audiobooks  Encyclopedias  Military history  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PZ8.3.W6725, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brenda Williams
The real princess : a mathemagical tale by Brenda Williams( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of the Andersen tale, which also introduces the numbers one to ten and basic addition and subtraction, a queen uses nine golden peas to tell whether each of the girls her three sons hope to marry is a true princess
Lin Yi's lantern : a Moon Festival tale by Brenda Williams( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his mother sends him to the market to buy necessities for the upcoming festival, Lin Yi is certain his bargaining skills will get him the best prices and he will have money left over for his coveted red rabbit lantern
World Book looks at the age of knights and castles( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the Middle Ages from 476 with the fall of the Roman Empire to 1492 when Columbus discovered America, discussing how the people lived, knighthood, castles, and crusades
World book looks at wonders of the world by Brian Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated overview of the natural and man-made wonders of the world
Outdoor opposites by Brenda Williams( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming lyrics teach about opposites, including high and low and fast and slow
World book looks at the American West( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the people and events which helped to shape the history of the American West
Home for a tiger, home for a bear by Brenda Williams( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple, rhyming text introduces diverse animals and their habitats. Includes facts about each animal, and about a variety of spiders whose pictures are hidden throughout the book
The age of discovery by Brian Williams( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated comparative history of important events from the European discovery of the Americas in the 15th century to the American Revolution, with timecharts and timelink sections
The Random House book of 1001 wonders of science by Brian Williams( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers explore such areas of science as electricity, light, space, and the elements
Millie's chickens by Brenda Williams( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raising a variety of chickens in her backyard, a young girl is responsible for caring for and protecting them. Includes information on keeping chickens, chicken anatomy, parts of an egg, and the life cycle of chickens, as well as suggestions of different cooking methods for eggs
Ancient Egyptian homes by Brenda Williams( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what we know about ancient Egyptian houses and towns and how we know it
Ancient Egyptian war and weapons by Brenda Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of war in ancient Egypt, including noteworthy wars, weaponry, types of fighting, and the importance of warfare in ancient Egyptian society
Roman Britain, 55 B.C. to A.D. 406 by Brenda Williams( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the characteristics and significance of the Roman period of British history
Medieval Britain : 1066 to 1485 by Brenda Williams( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the history of Britain from the coming of the Romans to modern Britain in the 21st century
Children during wartime by Brenda Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn what it was like to be a young person during World War II, and how their lives were affected. Learn about the bombings, discover what happened to children who had to leave their home, what it was like to go to school, play and lose family members in such difficult times
The home front by Brenda Williams( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what life was like for civilians during World War II
The Saxons & Vikings : 406 to 1066 by Brenda Williams( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the history of Britain from the coming of the Romans to modern Britain in the 21st century
Encyclopedia of world history by Anita Ganeri( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey through the history of the human race. Over 1000 illustrations, detailed maps, date panels and timelines
Women at war by Brenda Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how women were affected by the war, discussing rationing, marriage, entertainment, family members serving in the armed forces, and women's work in defense plants, factories, and offices
Amazing birds by Brenda Williams( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the life cycles of some fascinating birds, from the athletic Arctic tern to the tricky killdeer
 
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Alternative Names
윌리엄, 브렌다

윌리엄스, 브렌다

Languages
English (104)

Spanish (4)

Chinese (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
Lin Yi's lantern : a Moon Festival taleWorld Book looks at the age of knights and castlesWorld book looks at wonders of the worldWorld book looks at the American WestHome for a tiger, home for a bearThe age of discoveryThe Random House book of 1001 wonders of scienceAncient Egyptian homes