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Trager, James

Overview
Works: 21 works in 125 publications in 3 languages and 7,685 library holdings
Genres: History  Chronologies  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: D11, 902.02
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Most widely held works by James Trager
The people's chronology : a year-by-year record of human events from prehistory to the present by James Trager( Book )

37 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now in paperback and updated through 1993, the ever-popular People's Chronology presents more than 35,000 entries that chronicle the major historical events in 30 categories of human endeavor--from art to communications to literature to music to religion to science and more. "Enormous fun to read".--The Washington Post
The women's chronology : a year-by-year record, from prehistory to the present by James Trager( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lively chronicle of causes and effects brings to life the achievements, downfalls, trials, intrigues, discoveries, and talents of nearly 4,000 women. The more than 13,000 information-packed entries also detail historical developments of particular significance to women throughout time: from the three-million-year-old remains of Lucy to the development of the first female condom
The food chronology : a food lover's compendium of events and anecdotes from prehistory to the present by James Trager( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts on people, products, literature, historical events, and sights around the globe, all relating to food
Amber waves of grain by James Trager( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Japanese and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Sachiko : a Japanese woman's view of life in the land of the economic miracle by James Trager( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enriched, fortified, concentrated, country-fresh, lip-smacking, finger-licking, international, unexpurgated foodbook by James Trager( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with man's past and present eating habits
The big, fertile, rumbling, cast-iron, growling, aching, unbuttoned bellybook by James Trager( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Park Avenue : street of dreams by James Trager( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West of Fifth : the rise and fall and rise of Manhattan's West Side by James Trager( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New York chronology : the ultimate compendium of events, people, and anecdotes from the Dutch to the present by James Trager( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential reading for everyone who loves New York, this chronology is a complete, easy-to-browse history of New York City. 137 photos & line drawings
The great grain robbery by James Trager( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writing on the wall : rediscovering New York City's "ghost signs" by Ben Passikoff( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the great city of New York moves, changes, and evolves every day, the few remnants of its past go unnoticed. New York City's "ghost signs"--advertisements painted across the facades of buildings that date back to the 19th century--are often invisible to the busy New Yorker, but defiantly conspicuous if only we turn our eyes and look upwards. These faded representations of the city's rich economic and social history are slowly disappearing before our eyes, but not before they were captured by this photographer's lens. At the tender age of sixteen, Ben Passikoff roamed around Manhattan with his camera to document these fascinating signs--hand-painted messages written all over the city. This photographic collection features signs painted in the 1800s as well as in the 21st century; signs that advertise funeral homes, meat, and underwear; signs stretched across iconic buildings; and even signs that are no longer legible. Using his photographs as a looking-glass into the past, Passikoff provides insightful commentary on the economic, social, and historical significance of commerce in New York City, and its vanishing ghost signs, now preserved in this photographic record."--
Letters from Sachiko : a Japanese woman's view of life from the land of the economic miracle by Sachiko( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foodbook by James Trager( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sekaishi dainenpyō : Topikkusu&episōdo by James Trager( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Sachiko : a Japanese woman's view of life in the land of the economic miracle by James Trager( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Velikie zhenshchiny : khronika, sobytii︠a︡, fakty by James Trager( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Russian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunting echoes of the last round-up : 9066 revisited by James Trager( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people's chronology : a year-by-year record of human events from prehistory to the present by James Trager( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Historical chronology with text, video, sound, and pictures
A private concern and the public interest : the story of Continental Grain Company by James Trager( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The food chronology : a food lover's compendium of events and anecdotes from prehistory to the present
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The food chronology : a food lover's compendium of events and anecdotes from prehistory to the presentThe New York chronology : the ultimate compendium of events, people, and anecdotes from the Dutch to the presentThe people's chronology : a year-by-year record of human events from prehistory to the present
Alternative Names
Trager, James G.

トレイジャー, ジェームズ

トレーガー, J.

トレーガー, ジェームズ

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