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Levinson, Nancy Smiler

Overview
Works: 41 works in 102 publications in 2 languages and 13,333 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.L5794, B
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Most widely held works about Nancy Smiler Levinson
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Most widely held works by Nancy Smiler Levinson
Snowshoe Thompson by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One winter John Thompson skis across the Sierra Nevada Mountains and creates a path upon which mail and people may travel, thus earning his nickname "Snowshoe Thompson."
Clara and the bookwagon by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

17 editions published between 1088 and 2013 in English and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara's dream of enriching her rough life on the family farm is fulfilled when a horse-drawn book wagon visits with the country's first traveling library
Christopher Columbus : voyager to the unknown by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the fifteenth-century Italian seaman and navigator who unknowingly discovered a new continent while looking for a western route to India
North Pole, South Pole by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the geography, climate, and inhabitants of the polar regions at the top and the bottom of the earth where the North Pole and the South Pole are located
Prairie friends by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Betsy learns that a new family is coming to the Nebraska prairie, she hopes they have a girl who will be her friend
Magellan and the first voyage around the world by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Ferdinand Magellan's journey around the world, despite hardship's of hunger, violent weather, and attacks, this voyage changed history by proving the world is round. Determined to find a new and better route to Asia and the distant and profitable Spice Islands, Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain in 1519 on what would become the history-making first circumnavigation of the world. Magellan himself did not complete the journey, he was killed by a poison arrow while on the Pacific island of Mactan, but the expedition he mounted forever changed the course of human exploration. Details of the journey, including Magellan's tools of navigation, the political battles for control over the valuable islands of the Pacific, and Magellan's final moments in battle, are all vividly portrayed
Rain forests by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to what a rain forest is and the kinds of plants and creatures that live in them
Chuck Yeager, the man who broke the sound barrier : a science biography by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Air Force test pilot who in 1947 was the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound
Cars by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes the early development of automobiles and their impact on daily life
I lift my lamp : Emma Lazarus and the Statue of Liberty by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American poet, activist for humane causes, and friend to immigrants, who authored the noble words now inscribed on the Statue of Liberty
Death Valley : a day in the desert by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the desert habitat of Death Valley and the plants and animals that live there
Turn of the century : our nation one hundred years ago by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what the United States was like one hundred years ago, focusing on the railroad, technology, business, labor, immigration, city life, the lives of Blacks, the family, the West, and world politics
Say cheese! by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monkey keeps trying to take a photograph of a giraffe couple, but the other animals insist on pushing their way into the picture
The first women who spoke out by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the lives and achievements of six women--Sarah and Angelina Grimké, Lucretia Mott, Sojourner Truth, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Lucy Stone--whose activities to earn rights for women took great courage as they faced ridicule and scorn
--if you lived in the Alaska Territory by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores what it was like to live in Alaska from 1867, when the land was purchased from the Russians, until the territory achieved statehood in 1959
She's been working on the railroad by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of women who have worked on the railroad in ever-increasing numbers and expanding range of jobs from the mid-1800s to the present
Sweet notes, sour notes by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David, a struggling young musician, learns that perseverance is the only way to succeed in learning to play the violin
Getting high in natural ways : an infobook for young people of all ages by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie's world by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie, who has been nearly deaf since she was seven, must leave her school and be mainstreamed into a public high school, an adjustment which she finds difficult but ultimately not impossible to handle
The Ruthie Greene Show by Nancy Smiler Levinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Ruthie, feeling her intelligence and creativity are underrated by family and teachers, acquires a sympathetic television producer as a mentor and helps on a TV production
 
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Levinson, Nancy S.

Smiler Levinson, Nancy

レビンソン, ナンシー・スマイラー

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Clara and the bookwagonNorth Pole, South PolePrairie friendsMagellan and the first voyage around the worldRain forestsCarsDeath Valley : a day in the desertTurn of the century : our nation one hundred years ago