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Jackson-Laufer, Guida M. (Guida Myrl)

Overview
Works: 15 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 5,845 library holdings
Genres: Biography‚Ä°vDictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Reference works  History  Genealogy  Registers (Lists)  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D107, 920.72
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Most widely held works by Guida M Jackson-Laufer
Women who ruled by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features more than 270 women rulers from the dawn of history to the present day
Encyclopedia of traditional epics by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women rulers throughout the ages : an illustrated guide by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some were bloodthirsty. Some were enlightened. One was not amused. All were women who held supreme power: queens, empresses, prime ministers, presidents, regents, constitutional monarchs, and other women rulers. Highly readable biographies cover each ruler's victories and defeats, foibles and triumphs, life and times
Encyclopedia of literary epics by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Encyclopedia of Literary Epics, Jackson not only analyzes the monumental works that are the cornerstones of the Western literary canon - from Vergil's Aeneid, the first of the great literary epics of Europe - to twentieth-century works such as Ezra Pound's The Cantos and The Bridge by Hart Crane. She also brings to light hundreds of less familiar poems from both the Western tradition and cultures around the world, including the Swahili Al-Inkishafi, which describes the passing of the Arab citadels along the East African coast, and Pablo Neruda's Canto General, which American poet Robert Bly labeled "the greatest long poem written on the American continent since Leaves of Grass."
Traditional epics : a literary companion by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passing through by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fall from innocence : memoirs of the Great Depression( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women leaders of Europe and the Western Hemisphere : a biographical reference by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women leaders of Africa, Asia, Middle East and Pacific : a biographical reference by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heritage Books archives by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents genealogical information on the Southern Bensons, Dicksons, and Scruggs as well as many other related families. Several wills, letters, news items and other documents are reproduced, as are parts of pertinent census and tax records. Also included are the Civil War Memoirs of Lt. Peru Hardy Benson, Co. 1, 23rd Arkansas Infantry, and J.J. Dunkle's 1869 List of "The Immortal Six Hundred" Prisoners of War
The body in the smokehouse by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cybergasm : a silly tale of holy war by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart to hearth : letters from women around the world( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The literature of cultures in crisis : paradigm for postmodern literature, a survey of West African and Latin American literature by Guida M Jackson-Laufer( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jackson, Guida

Jackson, Guida M.

Jackson, Guida Miller

Jackson, Guida Myrl

Jackson, Guida Myrl Miller

Jackson-Laufer, Guida M.

Jackson-Laufer Guida Myrl

Laufer, Guida M. Jackson-

Laufer, Guida M. Jackson- (Guida Myrl Jackson-)

Laufer Guida Myrl Jackson-

Miller, Guida Myrl.

Languages
English (63)

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Encyclopedia of traditional epicsWomen rulers throughout the ages : an illustrated guideEncyclopedia of literary epicsTraditional epics : a literary companionWomen leaders of Europe and the Western Hemisphere : a biographical referenceWomen leaders of Africa, Asia, Middle East and Pacific : a biographical referenceCybergasm : a silly tale of holy war