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Jacobsen, Karen

Overview
Works: 128 works in 280 publications in 2 languages and 11,490 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Honoree
Classifications: SF75.5, 972
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Most widely held works by Karen Jacobsen
Mexico by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the geography and history of Mexico as well as the ways of life of its people
Farm animals by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes some of the most common farm animals: chickens, cows, pigs, sheep, goats, and horses
Japan by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present the physical geography, history, and culture of the "land of the rising sun."
Zoos by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to zoos and the animals that live in them, including the elephant, rhinoceros, giraffe, antelope, lion, and giant panda
Computers by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the modern computer from the abacus and early card punch machines, introduces the basic principles of computer technology, and emphasizes the role of computers in our complex society
Stamps by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief beginner's guide to the quiet, but exciting hobby of stamp collecting
Korea by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the geography, history, people, and culture of the country known as "the land of morning calm."
Health by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read discussion of what your body needs to remain healthy
Egypt by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the geography, history, and modern life of Egypt
The Commonwealth of Independent States by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the collapse of the Soviet Union and the resulting Commonwealth of Independent States formed by some of the former Soviet republics
South Africa by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses South Africa's geography, history, people, government, and anti-apartheid movement
Chile by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, history, people, and culture of Chile
The Netherlands by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to a country with half its land at or below sea level, whose name literally means lowlands
Vietnam by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the geography, history, people, and culture of Vietnam
Thailand by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history, land, people, religion, and culture of this exotic country in Southeast Asia
Ghana by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the geography, history, people, and culture of Ghana
Bolivia by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the geography, history, and people of Bolivia
China by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the history, geography, economy, people, and culture of China, the third largest country in the world
Argentina by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, history, people, and culture of Argentina
Kenya by Karen Jacobsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Kenya, home to more than forty African tribes as well as people from Asia and Europe
 
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