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Berger, Gilda

Overview
Works: 443 works in 791 publications in 4 languages and 60,222 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Folklore  FAQs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GC21.5, 932
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Most widely held works about Gilda Berger
 
Most widely held works by Gilda Berger
Crack, the new drug epidemic! by Gilda Berger( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the manufacture and sale of crack, explains the dangers of crack use and addiction, and describes efforts to treat addicts and end the crack trade
Mummies of the pharaohs : exploring the Valley of the Kings by Melvin Berger( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Valley of the Kings in Egypt and some of the pharoahs who were buried there during the New Kingdom era which lasted from 1539 B.C. to 1078 B.C. Begins with King Tut's tomb. Grades 4-7
Do tornadoes really twist? : questions and answers about tornadoes and hurricanes by Melvin Berger( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to a variety of questions about tornadoes and hurricanes, including "Where do most tornadoes strike," and "How long do hurricanes last?"
The real Vikings : craftsmen, traders, and fearsome raiders by Melvin Berger( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a guide to the time of the Vikings through a review of their occupations, diverse skills, great expectations, and the accomplishments they made as the talented sailors they were that changed the world
Addiction : its causes, problems and treatments by Gilda Berger( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the phenomenon of compulsive dependence on pleasure giving substances such as drugs, alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, and food, as well as causes of, treatments for, and societal attitudes toward such addiction
Do stars have points? : questions and answers about stars and planets by Melvin Berger( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores various aspects of stars and our solar system
Can you hear a shout in space? : questions and answers about space exploration by Melvin Berger( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to commonly asked questions about space exploration, including "Which was the first living being in space?" and "Do you grow taller or shorter in space?"
Do whales have belly buttons? : questions and answers about whales and dolphins by Melvin Berger( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to such questions about various species of whales and dolphins as "Do all whales have teeth?", "How long do most whales live?", "Why do dolphins whistle?", and "Can dolphins save humans?"
What makes an ocean wave? : questions and answers about oceans and ocean life by Melvin Berger( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about various aspects of the world's oceans--waves, tides, the food chain, marine creatures, coastlines, and more
Can it rain cats and dogs? : questions and answers about weather by Melvin Berger( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to such questions about the weather as "What makes the weather?", "Does air have weight?", "How big are hailstones?", and "What is El Niño?"
Why do volcanoes blow their tops? : Questions and answers about volcanoes and earthquakes by Melvin Berger( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers provide information about volcanoes and earthquakes, covering such aspects as why, how, when, and where these phenomena occur
Did dinosaurs live in your backyard? by Melvin Berger( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers explore such topics as what the dinosaurs were, what they ate, what color they were, and how we know about them
How do flies walk upside down? : questions and answers about insects by Melvin Berger( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of questions and answers provides information about the physical characteristics, senses, eating habits, life cycles, and behavior of different insects
Why don't haircuts hurt? : questions and answers about your body by Melvin Berger( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to a variety of questions about the human body including "Why do you blush?", "Why do you need two ears?", "How strong is hair?", and "What are goosebumps?"
Do all spiders spin webs? : questions and answers about spiders by Melvin Berger( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers present information about spiders, arranged in the categories "Amazing Creatures," "Web Spinners," "Spiders that Hunt," and "Living with Spiders."
Easter and other spring holidays by Gilda Berger( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins and ways of celebrating festivals and holidays marking spring around the world in various religions, but emphasizing Easter particularly. Includes some Easter handicraft, games, and recipes
Do tarantulas have teeth? : questions and answers about poisonous creatures by Melvin Berger( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to a variety of questions about various poisonous creatures, such as "Do Gila monsters bite humans," "What are killer bees," "Which ant sting hurts the most," and "Are frogs poisonous?"
Celebrate! : stories of the Jewish holidays by Gilda Berger( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the eight key holidays of the Jewish year, including the seven major annual holidays and the weekly holiday of the Sabbath, exploring the background, meaning, and celebration of each
What do sharks eat for dinner? : questions and answers about sharks by Melvin Berger( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a question and answer format to provide information about the physical characteristics, habits, and behavior of sharks
How do bats see in the dark? : questions and answers about night creatures by Melvin Berger( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers present the habitats and behavior of a variety of nocturnal animals, from cats and kiwis to bats, owls, and foxes
 
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Mummies of the pharaohs : exploring the Valley of the Kings
Alternative Names
برجر، جيلدا، 1935-

بيرجر، جيلدا، 1935-

بيرغر، غلدا، 1935-

غلدا برغر، 1935-

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Mummies of the pharaohs : exploring the Valley of the KingsDo tornadoes really twist? : questions and answers about tornadoes and hurricanesThe real Vikings : craftsmen, traders, and fearsome raidersDo stars have points? : questions and answers about stars and planetsCan you hear a shout in space? : questions and answers about space explorationDo whales have belly buttons? : questions and answers about whales and dolphinsWhat makes an ocean wave? : questions and answers about oceans and ocean lifeCan it rain cats and dogs? : questions and answers about weather