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Tames, Richard

Overview
Works: 459 works in 1,357 publications in 4 languages and 38,042 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Creator, Translator
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Most widely held works by Richard Tames
Anne Frank by Richard Tames( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanied with photographs and illustrations, the younger reader gains a feeling for the ordeals of Anne Frank during the war. a thematic approach to the historical period is used to highlight significant aspects. grades 4, 5, & 6
Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the country of Japan and includes various activities for children
A traveller's history of Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the history of Japan, designed especially for students or travellers, covering a period that ranges from prehistory to the early years of the twenty-first century, with a chronology of major events, and A-to-Z gazetteer, historical maps, illustrations, and a list of emperors and empresses
The 1930s by Richard Tames( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1930s
The 1950s by Richard Tames( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1950s
Great Britain by Richard Tames( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes everyday life and customs in Great Britain, including geographical, historical, and social information. Suggests related activities
The 1980s by Richard Tames( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1980s
Step into- Ancient Greece by Richard Tames( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the culture and beliefs of ancient Greece, with fifteen projects that enable readers to recreate some of Greek history
Helen Keller by Richard Tames( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and accomplishments of the woman who struggled to overcome her deaf and blind handicaps, with the aid of her famous teacher, Annie Sullivan
Muslim by Richard Tames( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction the Islamic religion, featuring craft activities, spotlight boxes, and interviews, to encourage learning about the people, culture, and history of Islam
A traveller's history of London by Richard Tames( Book )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives a full and comprehensive historical background to the capital's past and covers the period from London's first beginnings, right up to the present day from Londinium and Lundenwic to Docklands' development. It reveals the city's hidden treasures and forgotten places and guides the reader to the sights and sites that can still be seen and enjoyed. - Publisher
The Muslim world by Richard Tames( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history, principles, and customs of Islam, including the life of Muhammad, a discussion of the Koran and the five pillars of Islam, and the efforts of Islamic countries to remain traditional in a modern world
Hiroshima : the shadow of the bomb by Richard Tames( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at the events that led to the bombing of Hiroshima and how it changed the world
Passport to Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in French and English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the geography, people, industry, natural resources, and culture of Japan
Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II by Richard Tames( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rise of Japan as a military power and the emergence of the United States as a world superpower that found itself drawn into World War II after the attack on Pearl Harbor
Florence Nightingale by Richard Tames( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the well-to-do woman who defied social convention in order to establish nursing as a respectable career for women and bring about reforms in hospital conditions and nursing care
The 1920s by Richard Tames( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures describe the events, fashions, inventions, and personalities of the 1920s
Servant of the shogun : being the true story of William Adams, pilot and samurai, the first Englishman in Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Teresa by Richard Tames( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the nun who founded the Missionary Sisters and Brothers of Charity and gained wide recognition for her work with the destitute and dying in Calcutta and other places. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979
1900-1919 by Richard Tames( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the events that helped shaped modern history as seen in photographs from the first two decades of the 20th century
 
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A traveller's history of Japan
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JapanA traveller's history of JapanThe 1930sThe 1950sGreat BritainThe 1980sStep into- Ancient GreeceHelen Keller
Alternative Names
Tames, R.

Tames, R. 1946- (Richard)

Tames, R. (Richard)

Tames, Richard

Tames, Richard L.

Tames, Richard L. (Lawrence)

Tames, Richard Laurence Amos 1946-

Tames, Richard Lawrence 1946-

テイムズ, リチャード

テームズ, リチャード

Languages
English (254)

French (9)

Dutch (4)

Danish (2)