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Pascoe, Elaine

Overview
Works: 185 works in 355 publications in 1 language and 26,493 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Activity books  Biography 
Roles: Author, Creator
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Most widely held works by Elaine Pascoe
Fooled you! : fakes and hoaxes through the years by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters on 11 infamous hoaxes from the 1800s to the present, exploring the stories behind them and pondering why people are so easily fooled. Hoaxes are meant to fool the world-and some people fall for them. Would you? nbsp; nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Crop circles. Aliens on earth. Fairies caught on film. Giant cats. What do these phenomena have in common? They are all hoaxes. Elaine Pascoe presents well-researched chapters on nearly a dozen infamous hoaxes-from the 1800s to the present-exploring the stories behind them (how they came to be as well as who instigated them) and pondering why people were so easily fooled. These tantalizing accounts hold tremendous appeal for all ages and are as much about the craftiness of perpetrators as about the gullibility of believers. Would you have been fooled? You'll just have to read Fooled You! to find out
Slime, molds, and fungi by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using hands-on natural science projects, explores and explains different types and characteristics of fungi
Seeds and seedlings by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how seeds are formed, how they grow, what they look like, how they reproduce, and how they make food and provides instructions for related hands-on science projects
Earthworms by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the digging habits, physical characteristics, reproduction process, and habitat of the earthworm and provides instructions for related hands-on science projects
The right to vote by Elaine Pascoe( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the basic right to vote for government officials as it is guaranteed in the Bill of Rights, highlighting the various restraints that were put on African Americans and women in the past
South Africa, troubled land by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history and culture of South Africa from its earliest European settlers through the development of its diamond and mineral resources and the establishment of apartheid to the present
Tadpoles by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the physical characteristics, reproduction, habitat, and metamorphosis of tadpoles. Includes hands-on activities
Racial prejudice by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes and history of prejudice against minority groups in the United States, reviewing the damaging effects of prejudice and suggesting ways to eliminate it
Butterflies and moths by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the physical characteristics, reproductive processes, habitats, and metamorphoses of butterflies and moths through hands-on projects
Ants by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitats, and life cycle of ants. Includes related activities
Crickets and grasshoppers by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitats, and life cycle of crickets and grasshoppers. Includes related activities
Snails and slugs by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, reproduction processes, habitats, and metamorphoses of snails and slugs and provides instructions for related hands-on science projects
Beetles by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the characteristics, habits, life cycle, and appearance of the many species of beetles. Includes experiments
First facts about the presidents by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the forty-two presidents of the United States
Neighbors at odds : U.S. policy in Latin America by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Latin America from the perspective of its ties with the United States and the conflicts with the resulting influence of the United States on its fortune
Flies by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the characteristics, habits, life cycle, and appearance of the many species of flies. Includes experiments
Mexico and the United States : cooperation and conflict by Elaine Pascoe( )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the relationship between the United States and Mexico including economic, cultural, and historical aspects
The Pacific rim : East Asia at the dawn of a new century by Elaine Pascoe( )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history and current economic and political importance of Japan, China, Taiwan, the Koreas, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, and Malaysia
Plants with seeds by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the life cycles and characteristics of plants that use seeds to reproduce
Plants without seeds by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the life cycles and characteristics of bryophytes, or plants without seeds, such as mosses and ferns
 
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Fooled you! : fakes and hoaxes through the years
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Slime, molds, and fungiSeeds and seedlingsEarthwormsThe right to voteSouth Africa, troubled landTadpolesRacial prejudiceButterflies and moths
Languages
English (87)