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Glubok, Shirley

Overview
Works: 63 works in 201 publications in 1 language and 26,678 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Photographer
Classifications: N6507, 709.011
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Most widely held works by Shirley Glubok
Home and Child life in colonial days by Alice Morse Earle( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the domestic aspects of American life, examining such features as clothing, houses, food, furniture, toys, games, books, and various arts and crafts
Discovering Tut-ankh-Amen's tomb by Shirley Glubok( )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes archaeologist Howard Carter's discovery of the tomb of Tut-ankh-amen and the artifacts found there
Olympic Games in ancient Greece by Shirley Glubok( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the Olympic games as they probably occurred in 400 B.C. when they were at the height of their classic glory
The art of colonial America by Shirley Glubok( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussions of colonial paintings, buildings, and household objects trace the history of art in colonial America
The art of the comic strip by Shirley Glubok( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1979 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores newspaper comic strip art from the 1890's to the present
The art of the Eskimo by Shirley Glubok( Book )

7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the masks, dolls, pipes, soapstone, and ivory carvings and graphics of the Eskimo. Also discusses how the carvers discover the shapes in an ivory tusk through humming and singing
The art of Africa by Shirley Glubok( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examples of primitive African art, from many different tribes, with explanations of their use and meaning. Includes statues, masks, reliefs, headdresses, and household objects, made from ivory, gold, wood, bronze, and brass
The art of ancient Egypt by Shirley Glubok( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographic reproductions of a variety of art objects illustrate this brief account of why Egyptian art is beautiful and memorable
The art of the Southwest Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and discusses wall and sand paintings, Katchina dolls, pottery, and other forms of Southwest Indian art. Illustrated with black and white photographs
The art of ancient Greece by Shirley Glubok( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various objects of Greek art--vases, statues, buildings, reliefs, friezes, and ornaments--and explains how they were made and used, and aspects of the culture which they present
The art of China by Shirley Glubok( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the art of China from prehistoric times to the present day, discussing it in terms of history and culture of each period
The art of the Plains Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations examine the art of the Plains Indian tribes as it reflected their daily life, their traditions, and their experiences
The art of ancient Rome by Shirley Glubok( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents objects of Roman art--columns, statues, mosaics, portraits, reliefs, buildings, and murals--and explains how and why they were created
The art of the Northwest Coast Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the artistic heritage of the Indian tribes inhabiting the Pacific coast of the United States and Canada
The art of the old West by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the Old West as it was captured in the paintings, sculpture, and photographs of such artists as Charles Nahl, Frederic Remington, Edward Curtis, Thomas Eakins, and William Henry Jackson
Knights in armor by Shirley Glubok( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the customs and history of the era of knighthood and chivalry through descriptions of armor surviving as museum pieces and works of art
The art of the new American nation by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the paintings, architecture, furniture, sculpture, and other visual arts produced from 1776-1826 reflected the way of life in the new American nation
The mummy of Ramose : the life and death of an ancient Egyptian nobleman by Shirley Glubok( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of an Egyptian nobleman of the Eighteenth Dynasty and the mummification and funeral rites that followed his death
The art of the Woodland Indians by Shirley Glubok( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the art and crafts of the forest-dwelling Indians of the Atlantic seaboard
The art of the Vikings by Shirley Glubok( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the art and culture of the Norsemen from approximately 800 A.D. to approximately 1100 A.D
 
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Olympic Games in ancient Greece
Alternative Names
Tamarin, Shirley Glubok

Tamarin, Shirley Glubok 1933-

Languages
English (89)

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