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Paradis, Adrian A.

Overview
Works: 65 works in 260 publications in 3 languages and 19,895 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Dictionaries  Bibliography  History  Encyclopedias  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Adrian A Paradis
Opportunities in military careers by Adrian A Paradis( )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses careers in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard
Opportunities in transportation careers by Adrian A Paradis( )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes educational requirements, responsibilities, opportunities for advancement, and salaries for careers in the maritime, trucking, mass transit, railroad, and airline industries
Opportunities in airline careers by Adrian A Paradis( )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the work and training involved with a variety of jobs in the airline industry, from reservations agent and airplane cleaner to jet pilot
Opportunities in banking careers by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the functions of various kinds of banks and offers tips on career opportunities
Careers for caring people & other sensitive types by Adrian A Paradis( )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only career series designed expressly to turn passions into paychecks! These inspiring books let career explorers look at the job market through the unique lens of their own interests. Each book reveals dozens of ways to pursue a passion and make a living--including the training and education needed to polish hobbies and interests into satisfying careers
Opportunities in part-time and summer jobs by Adrian A Paradis( )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advise on what kind of part-time jobs there are and how to get one
Opportunities in farming and agriculture careers by William C White( )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opportunities in vocational & technical careers by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opportunities in nonprofit organization careers by Adrian A Paradis( )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hungry years; the story of the great American Depression by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes the land speculation, the spiraling of the stock market prices, and the boom preceding the Depression. He considers the march on Washington, the banking and farm crises, and the problems of unemployment. Finally, he explores the causes of the Depression; Hoover's and Roosevelt's policies; the major issues of the New Deal; and our debt to those years
Labor in action; the story of the American labor movement by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and Portuguese and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The research handbook; a guide to reference sources by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The labor reference book by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

5 editions published between 1927 and 1972 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida M. Tarbell, pioneer woman journalist and biographer by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of an American author/journalist whose exposure of dishonesty in the huge Standard Oil Company was instrumental in its destruction as a trust, giving small oil companies a chance to compete
The small business information source book by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The labor almanac by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics reference book by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gail Borden, resourceful boy by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gail Borden spent much of his life on the frontier, but his inquiring mind led him into fields far removed from frontier existence. It is Gail Borden who discovered the method of condensing milk. The author gives a vivid story of Borden and his adventurous life
Librarians wanted; careers in library service by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and German and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ford by Adrian A Paradis( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read biography of the man whose natural mechanical ability enabled him to realize his childhood dream and make a fortune by building an engine that would replace the horse
 
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Careers for caring people & other sensitive types
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Opportunities in transportation careersOpportunities in airline careersOpportunities in banking careersCareers for caring people & other sensitive typesOpportunities in part-time and summer jobsOpportunities in farming and agriculture careers
Alternative Names

controlled identityMcKay, Robert, 1912-

controlled identityParadis, Lex, 1912-

McKay, Robert 1912

Paradis, A. 1912-2011

Paradis, A. A. 1912-2011

Paradis, Adrian

Paradis, Adrian A. 1912

Paradis, Adrian Alexis 1912-2011

Paradis, Lex 1992

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