WorldCat Identities

Tames, Richard

Overview
Works: 388 works in 1,108 publications in 7 languages and 38,398 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Miscellanea  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: DS806, 952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Tames
Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 1,128 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 )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 1,049 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
Muslim by Richard Tames( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 999 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
The 1950s by Richard Tames( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1930s
The 1980s by Richard Tames( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1980s
Great Britain by Richard Tames( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 678 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
The Muslim world by Richard Tames( Book )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 643 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 pilars of Islam, and the efforts of Islamic countries to remain traditional in a modern world
A traveller's history of London by Richard Tames( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Swedish and held by 641 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
Florence Nightingale by Richard Tames( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 583 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
Hiroshima : the shadow of the bomb by Richard Tames( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at the events that led to the bombing of Hiroshima and how it changed the world
Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II by Richard Tames( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 558 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
The 1920s by Richard Tames( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures describe the events, fashions, inventions, and personalities of the 1920s
Passport to Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the geography, people, industry, natural resources, and culture of Japan
Exploration into Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the history and culture of Japan from the earliest settlers to the modern-day society in this island nation
Mother Teresa by Richard Tames( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 504 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
Step into- Ancient Greece by Richard Tames( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the culture and beliefs of ancient Greece, with fifteen projects that enable readers to recreate some of Greek history
Servant of the shogun : being the true story of William Adams, pilot and samurai, the first Englishman in Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 things you should know about Ancient Rome by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take your seat in the arena and let the games begin! Discover everything you need to know about ancient Rome with this brilliant book. One hundred facts, fantastic illustrations and hilarious cartoons give you the inside story on Roman life, while fun quizzes test your knowledge
 
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A traveller's history of Japan
Alternative Names
Tames, R.

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

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A traveller's history of JapanMuslimThe 1950sThe 1930sThe 1980sGreat BritainHelen KellerThe Muslim world