WorldCat Identities

Beck, Barbara L.

Overview
Works: 15 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 4,264 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F1435, 970.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara L Beck
The Incas by Barbara L Beck( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussess the Inca civilization and its downfall at the hands of the Spaniards
The Aztecs by Barbara L Beck( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the beginnings of the ancient American civilization, its people and their way of life, and the coming of the Spanish conquistadores
The ancient Maya by Barbara L Beck( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1983 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Mayan culture, its discovery by Spaniards, and its eventual collapse, and describes the ruins existing today
The first book of the Aztecs by Barbara L Beck( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the beginnings of the ancient American civilization, its people and their way of life, and the coming of the Spanish conquistadores
The first book of weeds by Barbara L Beck( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in drawing and with useful data, weeds found in lawns and fields, on roadsides, and in gardens, describing their beautiful edible, and useful aspects as well as their poisonous and medicinal effects
The Pilgrims of Plymouth by Barbara L Beck( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Pilgrims which discusses their difficulties with debt, hunger, and disease during the early years in America
The first book of the ancient Maya by Barbara L Beck( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the ancient Maya, including their religion, way of life, culture, cities, and history, as revealed by records of the early Spaniards and archaeological discoveries
The first book of the Incas by Barbara L Beck( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussess the Inca civilization and its downfall at the hands of the Spaniards
The first book of fruits by Barbara L Beck( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to common and exotic fruits of the world, giving historical and descriptive facts on fruit groups and families
Vegetables by Barbara L Beck( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics and uses of edible plants from the nightshade, morning-glory, lily, carrot, pea, and other vegetable families
The first book of palaces by Barbara L Beck( Book )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the homes of thirty kings, emperors, shahs, shoguns, pharoahs and other royalty during the history of civilization. Includes the palaces at Persepolis in Iran, the Alhambra in Spain, the Winter Palace in Russia, the Old Seraglio in Turkey, and the Angkor Thom in Cambodia
Venezuela by Barbara L Beck( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An armchair visit to Venezuela, here called a land of contrast, to view life, education, industry, and important cities. Includes profiles of three important citizens
Colombia by Barbara L Beck( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief description of Colombia's geography, history, government, and cities, and the way of life of her people
Palaces by Barbara L Beck( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General practice training in South Australia and the Northern Territory 1991-1992( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.14 for The Pilgri ... to 0.77 for Palaces ...)

Alternative Names
Beck, Barbara

Languages
English (35)