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Tames, Richard

Overview
Works: 501 works in 1,422 publications in 4 languages and 37,322 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Biography  History  Pictorial works  Biographies  Illustrated works  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Creator, Other, Translator, Publishing director
Classifications: DS806, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Tames
Anne Frank by Richard Tames( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,186 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
A traveller's history of Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2019 in English and held by 999 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
Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the country of Japan and includes various activities for children
The 1930s by Richard Tames( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 713 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 686 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 680 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 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 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 )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 595 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 )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 589 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 held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history, principles, and customes 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 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 510 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
Pearl Harbor : the U.S. enters World War II by Richard Tames( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 509 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
Passport to Japan by Richard Tames( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in French and English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the geography, people, industry, natural resources, and culture of Japan
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

The 1920s by Richard Tames( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures describe the events, fashions, inventions, and personalities of the 1920s
Mother Teresa by Richard Tames( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 457 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 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the events that helped shape modern history as seen in photographs from the first two decades of the 20th century
Marie Curie by Richard Tames( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Polish-born scientist who, with her husband Pierre, was awarded the 1903 Nobel Prize for discovering radium
 
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A traveller's history of Japan
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A traveller's history of JapanJapanThe 1930sThe 1950sGreat BritainThe 1980sHelen KellerMuslim
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-

Теймс Ричард

テイムズ, リチャード

テームズ, リチャード

Languages
English (256)

French (6)

Dutch (4)

Danish (2)