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Goetz, Delia

Overview
Works: 81 works in 270 publications in 3 languages and 8,269 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Short stories  Folklore  Animated films  Documentary films  Handbooks and manuals  Religious films  Fiction  Legends 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: F1465, 913.7281
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Delia Goetz
Popol vuh : the sacred book of the ancient Quiché Maya by Delia Goetz( Book )

36 editions published between 1950 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deserts by Delia Goetz( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1970 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes deserts and the plants and animals that inhabit them
Told under the stars and stripes : an umbrella book by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories reflecting the diverse ethnic backgrounds of Americans
Neighbors to the south by Delia Goetz( Book )

6 editions published between 1941 and 1956 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountains by Delia Goetz( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This introduction to mountains discusses their formation, climate, use to man, and other related topics
The Arctic tundra by Delia Goetz( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the seasons, plant and animal life, and the people in the arctic tundra. Grades 3-6
Swamps by Delia Goetz( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1970 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of how swamps are formed, the ways in which they are alike and in which they differ, and the various forms of life found there
Grasslands by Delia Goetz( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the three types of grasslands that cover much of the earth's surface
Tropical rain forests by Delia Goetz( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1970 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the tropical rain forests of the world, covering their location and assorted plants and wildlife
State capital cities by Delia Goetz( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-page description of the history, points of interest, and present-day industrial and cultural activities of the Fifty State capitals
Rivers by Delia Goetz( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of how rivers are formed and the ways in which they develop. Also describes some famous rivers around the world and how industrial and human pollution threaten their existence
Lakes by Delia Goetz( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the importance of lakes, their origins and life cycle, the plant and animal life in and around them, and the problems of lake pollution
Islands of the ocean by Delia Goetz( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how islands are formed, describes their plant and animal life, and tells about the people who live on them. Grades 4-6
The good neighbors : the story of the two Americas by Delia Goetz( Book )

16 editions published between 1939 and 1976 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annals of the Cakchiquels by Francisco Hernández Arana Xajilá( Book )

20 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both for its historical and linguistic merits, €the€ancient document presented in this translated volume is one of the most important in aboriginal American literature. Written by a native who had grown to adulthood before the whites penetrated his ancestral home, the work reflects a pure tribal history and a part of their mythology as they were before the influence of Europeans
Writers' handbook for the development of educational materials by Barbara Nolen( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and Turkish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half a hemisphere : the story of Latin America by Delia Goetz( Book )

6 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Latin America from Columbus to the 1940's
China, country of contrasts by Mary A Nourse( Book )

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valleys by Delia Goetz( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the formation of valleys and their importance to man with emphasis on the great valleys of the United States
Popol vuh( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the creation myth of the Quiché Maya of ancient Guatemala by the use of animation. This myth spread throughout native American cultures, in both North and South America, and is analogous to the Biblical story of Genesis
 
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Popol vuh : the sacred book of the ancient Quiché Maya
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English (144)

Spanish (1)

Turkish (1)

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