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Anderson, Margaret J. (Margaret Jean) 1931-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 153 publications in 6 languages and 10,307 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QC16.N7, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Margaret J Anderson
Isaac Newton : the greatest scientist of all time by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the seventeenth-century English scientist who formulated the theory of gravity
The journey of the shadow bairns by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her parents die suddenly leaving only a little money and one-way passages to Canada, a young Scottish girl decides she and her four-year-old brother will pursue family plans to relocate
Charles Darwin, naturalist by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and accomplishments of the author of "The Origin of Species."
Carl Linnaeus : father of classification by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life of the eighteenth-century Swedish naturalist whose scientific naming of plants and animals provided an international language of nature
Searching for Shona by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the evacuation of children from Edinburgh in the early days of World War II, shy, wealthy Margaret on her way to relatives in Canada trades places and identities with the orphaned Shona bound for the Scottish countryside
Aristotle : philosopher and scientist by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the great philosopher and scientist known as the "thinker."
The ghost inside the monitor by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working in her father's computer store, eleven-year-old Sarah finds a terminal containing the ghost of a young girl who lived in the area in the early years of the century, and the connection pulls her through the computer into that other girl's time period
In the circle of time by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children are hurled into the future as a result of their hunt for three 12-foot stones missing from an ancient Scottish stone circle
Bizarre insects by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author looks at butterflies, deadly killer bees, cannibalistic ants, and walkingsticks, and reveals that "insects are some of the most bizarre and amazing animals on earth."--Cover
Food chains : the unending cycle by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the concept of food chains and discusses their importance in nutrient cycles and in the maintenance of ecological balance." -- Title page verso
The druid's gift by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Given the gift of seeing the future, a young girl, living on the tiny and remote island of Hirta at the time of the Druids, is able to travel forward in time and experience some of the important events that shape the history of her island home
Children of summer : Henri Fabre's insects by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Paul describes how he and his sisters learned about insects from the observations and writings of their father, the nineteenth-century French entomologist Jean-Henri Fabre
Chaco Canyon by R. Gwinn Vivian( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the nineteenth-century discovery of cliff dwellings in the Chaco Canyon of northwest New Mexico, the excavations of the ancient ruins, and what the artifacts reveal about the civilization of the ancient Pueblo Indians
The mists of time by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the twenty-second century in a land that was once Scotland, a group of gentle people, who believe in love, trust, and sharing, encounter several people from the twentieth century and are also invaded by Barbaric Ones from the south. Sequel to "In the Keep Of Time" and "In the Circle of Time."
To nowhere and back by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth, an avowed realist, finds herself able to move in and out of the mind and body of a girl who lived one hundred years earlier
Light in the mountain by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saved from being sacrificed alive to the angry volcano, eight-year-old Rana transcends the evil schemes of the tribesman who "saves" her and leads her people to a new life in the distant Land of the Long White Cloud
Exploring the insect world by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and projects reveal the physical characteristics and behavior of a variety of insects
In the keep of time by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children slip into the past and then the future while exploring an ancient Scottish tower
The brain on Quartz Mountain by Margaret J Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave's role in Professor Botti's experiment on a chicken's brain helps him compete for a trip to the World Series
Alexandria, Virginia by Pamela J Cressey( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a look at the work of archaeologist as they discover information about the past of Alexandria, Virginia
 
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Isaac Newton : the greatest scientist of all time
Alternative Names
Anderson, Margaret

Anderson, Margaret 1931-

Anderson, Margaret J.

Anderson, Margaret J. 1931-

Anderson, Margaret J. (Margaret Jean), 1931-

Anderson, Margaret Jean 1931-

アンダーソン, マーガレット・J

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Charles Darwin, naturalistCarl Linnaeus : father of classificationAristotle : philosopher and scientistBizarre insectsChildren of summer : Henri Fabre's insectsChaco CanyonAlexandria, Virginia