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Woods, Geraldine

Works: 102 works in 359 publications in 1 language and 21,146 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  History  Handbooks and manuals  Biographies  Self-instruction  Study guides  Programmed instructional materials 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813.52
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Geraldine Woods
English grammar for dummies by Geraldine Woods( Book )

43 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From pronouns, participles, and parallel structure to adjectives, verbs, and tenses, this friendly guide will put the joy back into "proper" speaking and writing--without bogging you down in a boring list of rules
Drug use and drug abuse by Geraldine Woods( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the medicinal and recreational use of various drugs including narcotics, amphetamines, tobacco, alcohol, and over-the-counter drugs such as aspirin and cough syrups
Science in Ancient Egypt by Geraldine Woods( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the achievements of the ancient Egyptians in science, mathematics, astronomy, medicine, agriculture, and technology
Research papers for dummies by Geraldine Woods( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your complete toolbox to plan, structure, and write a quality paper
Bill Cosby, making America laugh and learn by Harold Woods( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the comedian and educator, originally from North Philadelphia, who is known as the creator of Fat Albert, Weird Harold, and other characters based on his childhood experiences
The right to bear arms by Geraldine Woods( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers opposing interpretations of the Constitution's Second Amendment and the right to bear arms and presents arguments for and against gun control. Also discusses the history of violent crime in the United States
Equal justice : a biography of Sandra Day O'Connor by Harold Woods( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman Supreme Court justice, which includes her childhood, her early legal career, and her life since her appointment
Jim Henson : from puppets to muppets by Geraldine Woods( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life story of the puppeteer whose remarkable creations, the Muppets, have found success in television and other media
Drug abuse in society : a reference handbook by Geraldine Woods( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Designed to serve as both a one-stop information source and a guide to in-depth exploration, this highly informative volume examines one of the most pervasive problems facing America today: drug abuse. Offering a comprehensive and insightful overview of the role of drugs in our society, it includes startling facts concerning the amount and intensity of addiction in this country, and insight into the past, present, and future of this timely issue. This book promises no easy answers, but provides solid, useful information that will serve as a foundation for research, decision making, or simply an enhanced understanding of this critical subject."--Jacket
Heroin by Geraldine Woods( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The physical, emotional, historical, and societal effects of heroin use [and] ... statistics showing the extent of the heroin problem in the United States."--Cover
Affirmative action by Geraldine Woods( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the movement known as affirmative action which seeks to prevent discrimination of human rights on the basis of sex or race. Cites historical cases of discrimination and their impact on affirmative action today
Cocaine by Geraldine Woods( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the effects and abuse of the drug cocaine, a history of the use of cocaine and its trade, and a discussion of treatments for cocaine addiction
Basic English grammar for dummies by Geraldine Woods( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Is it good or well? There, their, or they're? Some people don't have to think twice about using proper English, but for the rest of us it can get tricky and confusing. Whether you're writing or speaking, it's all too easy to fall prey to simple mistakes that will represent you in a less-than-desirable light--which can potentially cost you a job or put you in an embarrassing social situation. Avoiding complicated grammar rules, Basic English For Dummies sticks to the basics and makes it easy to get up and running on what you need to know to partake in successful everyday communication, no matter your audience or medium"--
The Salem witchcraft trials : a headline court case by Geraldine Woods( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the events surrounding the Salem Witchcraft Trials and the unjust treatment of those who were falsely accused
Tarzan of the apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan, born in the jungle and raised by apes, falls in love with Jane Porter and follows her to America
SAT for dummies by Geraldine Woods( Book )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace the SAT by sharpening your test-taking skills. Whether you're struggling with math, reading, or writing essays, this hands-on guide offers easy-to-follow advice for tackling the toughest questions, as well as tips and hints for making the most of the time available to complete each section
English grammar workbook for dummies by Geraldine Woods( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In English Grammar Workbook For Dummies you'll find hundreds of fun problems to help build your grammar muscles. Just turn to a topic you need help with-from punctuation and pronouns to possessives and parallel structure-and get out your pencil. With just a little practice every day, you'll be speaking correctly, writing confidently, and getting the recognition you deserve at work or at school
1,001 grammar practice questions for dummies by Geraldine Woods( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Establishing good grammar habits will set you up for success. From English class to writing your college essay, from cooperate communications, to updating your social media sites, good grammar is essential and now you have 1,001 ways to deepen your understanding and practice your skills. --Publishers description
Wiley AP English literature & composition by Geraldine Woods( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Score your highest on exam day Relax. The fact that you''re even considering taking the AP English Literature & Composition exam means you''re smart, hard-working, and ambitious. All you need is to get up to speed on the exam''s topics and themes and take a couple of practice tests to get comfortable with its question formats and time limits. That''s where Wiley AP English Literature & Composition comes in. This user-friendly and completely reliable guide helps you get the most out of any AP English class and reviews all of the topics emphasized on the test. It also provides two full-length pr
English grammar essentials for dummies by W. M Anderson( Book )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and easy way to learn essential grammar rules, common usage errors, and other key concepts in the English language Understanding the rules of English is key to being an effective communicator at work, at school, or anywhere else. If you struggle with the rules and who hasn't? English Grammar Essentials For Dummies is the book for you. Covering just the basics you need, the book boils the rules of grammar down to the core concepts that will make you a better communicator in any and every aspect of your life. Ideal for students, job hunters, adult learners, those who speak English as a second language, and anyone who wants to make a good impression Covers the vital essentials needed for better written communication Serves as an excellent refresher course for professionals whose primary mode of communication is increasingly electronic and written Clear and understandable writing can be the key to success in almost any professional field. With English Grammar Essentials For Dummies, Australian Edition, you'll master the basics with ease!
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Science in Ancient EgyptResearch papers for dummiesThe right to bear armsDrug abuse in society : a reference handbookHeroinThe Salem witchcraft trials : a headline court caseTarzan of the apesSAT for dummiesEnglish grammar workbook for dummies