WorldCat Identities

Shearer, Barbara Smith

Overview
Works: 9 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 7,400 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Local history  Miscellanea  Biography‚Ä°vDictionaries  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: E155, 929.920973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Smith Shearer
State names, seals, flags, and symbols : a historical guide by Benjamin F Shearer( Book )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 4,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single, documented source for state names and officially designated symbols
Notable women in the life sciences : a biographical dictionary( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on 97 women scientists, including their developmental influences, obstacles they faced, and their efforts to contribute to their chosen professions
Notable women in the physical sciences : a biographical dictionary( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each entry provides a fact box outlining major life events and career milestones and concludes with sources for further reading. Forty-seven photographs complement the text. Disciplines covered include astronomy, astrophysics, bacteriology, biochemistry, biophysics, cancer research, chemistry, nuclear physics, and physics
Finding the source : a thesaurus-index to the reference collection by Benjamin F Shearer( Book )

12 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Periodical literature on United States cities : a bibliography and subject guide by Barbara Smith Shearer( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding the source of medical information : a thesaurus-index to the reference collection by Barbara Smith Shearer( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title listing of 447 medical reference titles and textbooks considered as a core collection. Accompanying thesaurus includes UF (used for), BT (broader term), NT (narrower term), and RT (related term); and pertinent numbered reference item. Refers primarily to the United States, although a few references are from Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, or are international. Also contains an alternate title index
State names, seals, flags, and symbols : a historical guide by Benjamin F Shearer( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

State names, seals, flags, and symbols : a historical guide by Benjamin F Shearer( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols : a Historical Guide, Third Edition, Revised and Expanded( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This must-have third revised and newly expanded edition of the only single reference source for information about state symbols features over 300 information updates plus three new chapters, updated license plate illustrations, and a newly formatted design for ease of use. Libraries that hold earlier editions of this work need this edition to keep their information on the states and territories current. With the addition of new chapters on state and territory universities, state and territory governors throughout U.S. history, state professional sports teams, and a complete revision of the chapter on state and territory fairs and festivals, the work now totals 17 chapters of essential information that is a treasure trove for students.''This completed redesigned reference work features chapters on state and territory names and nicknames, mottoes, seals, flags, capitals, flowers, trees, birds, songs, legal holidays and observances, license plates, postage stamps, miscellaneous designations, fairs and festivals, universities, governors, professional sports teams, and a bibliography of state and territory histories. The work features full-color illustrations of every state and territory seal, flag, flower, tree, bird, commemorative postage stamp, and license plate (updated for this edition)
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.00 for State name ... to 0.70 for State Name ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
State names, seals, flags, and symbols : a historical guideState names, seals, flags, and symbols : a historical guide
Alternative Names
Shearer, Barbara S.

Shearer, Barbara S. (Barbara Smith)

Shearer, Barbara Smith

Smith Shearer, Barbara

Languages
English (74)

Covers
Notable women in the life sciences : a biographical dictionaryNotable women in the physical sciences : a biographical dictionaryFinding the source : a thesaurus-index to the reference collectionPeriodical literature on United States cities : a bibliography and subject guideFinding the source of medical information : a thesaurus-index to the reference collectionState names, seals, flags, and symbols : a historical guide